Posted by on April 17, 2020 1:58 pm

Categories: Schuylkill County Obituaries

Stanley P. Sinkovich, Jr. age 75, of Palo Alto, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Schuylkill Center in Pottsville.
Born in Minersville on July 4, 1944, he was the son of the late Stanley P. and Helen (Pellish) Sinkovich Sr.
Stanley was a graduate of Minersville High School, Class of 1962. He served in the US Navy and then in the US Army from 1962 until 1963. Stanley worked at the Pottsville Bleach and Dye in Port Carbon until retiring. He was a member of St. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church in Minersville and he loved listening to the Polkas.
Stanley is survived by his wife of 54 years, Mary (Fisher) Sinkovich, Palo Alto; two sons: Michael Sinkovich and his wife Mary, Carbondale and Wayne Sinkovich and his wife Lynn O’Reilly-Sinkovich, Palo Alto; two grandchildren: Craig and Devon Sinkovich, Palo Alto; three sisters: Dolores Russell, Mechanicsville, MD, Jean Tucci, West Field, NJ, and Joan Sauser and her husband John, Phoenixville; twin brother George Sinkovich and his wife Ellen, Saint Clair; and nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
A graveside service and interment was held at the St. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Cemetery in Llewellyn on Tuesday April 14, with the Very Rev. Gregory Noga officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church 107 South Forth Street Minersville, PA 17954.
The Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home in Port Carbon is in charge of arrangements. Please send condolences to

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