Michael F. Havrischak, 69, of Coaldale, PA died on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 in Coaldale. Born in Coaldale on February 13, 1949, he was a son of the late Basil and Emily (Mikolajczyk) Havrischak. A graduate of Panther Valley High School, Michael received both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Penn State. Employed by Michaels, he was also a part time educator for 20 years as a substitute teacher in both the Panther Valley and Tamaqua School Districts. Michael was a member of St. John the Baptist Byzantine Church, Lansford, PA. He is survived by brother, Basil Havrischak, Jr. and his wife, Lucy of China Grove, North Carolina; sister, Mary Ann Ford and her husband, Lauchland of Anchorage, Alaska; a nephew; and a niece. Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home, 500 East Broad Street, Tamaqua, PA with The Rev. Dr. Vasyl Chepelskyy officiating. Call 6-8 PM on Monday, March 5 at the funeral home. Parastas will be held at 6 PM on Monday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.zgfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are being handled by the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Tamaqua.
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