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Michael Hosak Obituary

Michael Thomas Hosak
Michael Thomas Hosak

October 17, 1948 - February 3, 2018
Born in Coaldale, Pennsylvania
Resided in West Penn Township, Pennsylvania
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Michael Thomas Hosak, 69, of Penn Drive, West Penn Township, PA, died on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at home. He was the husband of Priscilla (nee Patrick) Hosak to whom he was married 49 years. Born in Coaldale, PA on October 17, 1948, Mike was the son of the late Michael Hosak, Sr. and Mary (nee Kozi) Hosak. A 1966 graduate of Marian High School, he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from Penn State University in 1970. Mike was the general manager and later owner of the Hosak Pontiac dealership in Lansford, PA and then in Tamaqua, PA where the dealership relocated in1983. He was a member of The Parish of St. John XXIII, Tamaqua; the American Hose Company, Tamaqua; the Tamaqua Elks Lodge; and a social member of the Leighton American Legion. In addition to his wife, Mike is survived by daughter, Pamela Ann Polakovic and her husband Marty of West Penn Township; son, Michael T. Hosak, Jr. and his wife Allison of Macungie, PA; grandchildren, Ethan Hosak, Lucas Hosak, and Nicholas Polakovic; and sister, Maryann Hosak of Summit Hill, PA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 AM on Friday, February 9 in Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 307 Pine Street, Tamaqua. Private interment will be at the convenience of the family. Call 6-8 PM on Thursday at the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home, 500 East Broad Street, Tamaqua and 9-10 AM on Friday in Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials to the Tamaqua Public Library, 30 South Railroad Street, Tamaqua PA 18252 or St. Jerome Regional School, 250 West Broad Street, Tamaqua, PA 18252. Online condolences may be made at www.zgfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are being handled by the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Tamaqua.

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Calling Hours
Zizelmann Gulla Funeral Home and Cremation Services
500 East Broad Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Thursday, February 8, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Calling Hour
Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
307 Pine Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Friday, February 9, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Mass of Christian Burial
Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
307 Pine Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Friday, February 9, 2018
10:00 AM


Tamaqua Public Library
30 South Railroad Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
St. Jerome Regional School
250 West Broad Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
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