Michael G. Macenka, Sr.
Michael G. Macenka, Sr., 85, of Pennsburg, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2013 in Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. He was the husband of Paulette J. (Schasney) Macenka, celebrating 56 years of marriage in September.
Born in Coaldale, he was a son of the late Joseph A. and Mary (Pekarik) Macenka.
He worked as a machinist at Knoll Inc. for 24 years, retiring in 1987 and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He was a member of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church where he was also a member of the Holy Name Society. He loved golfing and bowling.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Paulette; son, Michael G. Macenka, Jr. and wife, Janet A. of Coplay; two brothers, Joseph Macenka of Hialeah, Florida and Theodore Macenka and wife, Elaine of Hurley, New York and two grandchildren, Matthew Macenka of Kansas City, Missouri and Meghan Macenka of Coplay.
A funeral mass will be celebrated 11:00 a.m. next Friday, April 5, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, 1325 Klinerd Road, Pennsburg, with the Rev. Robert A. Roncase officiating. Prior to the mass, a viewing will be held from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 5, at the Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, 222 Washington Street, East Greenville.
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Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105 or at www.stjude.org/waystohelp.