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Obituary for Andrew A. Skarbo
Andrew A. Skarbo, 94, of Catasauqua, died Friday October 7th, 2011 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Allentown. He was the husband of the late Marie A. (Labis) Skarbo. Born in Hokendauqua, he was a son of the late Michael J. and Anna (Polasko) Skarbo. Andrew was a long time member of St. Andrew’s Roman Catholic Church in North Catasauqua. He worked in maintenance for many years for the Northampton Area School District before retiring. Prior to that he worked for Graver Tank of Catasauqua. Andrew served in the U.S. Army 70th Infantry Division in Europe during WWII. Andrew was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 4050 of Northampton and the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree of the Lehigh Valley Assembly #0931. He was a member of the Northampton V.F.W. Post 4714, Catasauqua American Legion Post 215, Southwark Fire Co. , and the Jednota Club of North Catasauqua. Andrew is survived by nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother’s Paul and Michael. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10am Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 at St. Andrew’s Roman Catholic Church, 1229 Third St. N. Catasauqua, 18032. Call from 8:30-9:30am at the Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. 234 Walnut St. Catasauqua, PA 18032. Memorial contributions may be made in his name payable to the church.