Posted by on May 12, 2019 1:43 am

Categories: Obituaries

Peter Albert Kostick, age 73, of Port Carbon, PA passed away with his loving family by his side on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest in Allentown.

Born in Girardville, PA on May 17, 1945, he was the son of the late Antoinette Vabolis.

Peter was a graduate of Immaculate Heart High School in Ashland, Class of 1963 and then served in the U.S. Navy as a MM2 in the Vietnam War from 1963 till 1967. He worked at H.L. Miller and Sons in Port Carbon and then for DEKA Battery in Fleetwood until retiring in 2011.

Peter was a member of St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church St. Clair, PA.

Peter is survived by his wife of 50 years, Antoinette Marie (Pesavage) Kostick, Port Carbon; a son John Kostick and his wife Cathy, Port Carbon; two daughters: Angela Honish and her husband Brian, St. Clair and Stacyann Guzick and her husband Christopher, Pottsville; five grandchildren: Hannah, Joshua, Brianna, Grant, and Genevieve; and a very close first cousin Jackie Vabolis and his wife Ann, Girardville.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church, St. Clair, PA. at 11:30AM on Monday, May 13th, with Msgr. William Glosser officiating. Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing Monday morning from 9-11AM at Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike St. Port Carbon.

Interment with Military Honors will be held in the Queen of the Universe Cemetery in Pottsville. Please send condolences to