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Michael A. Kosar

January 20, 1948 ~ April 22, 2021 (age 73)

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Michael A. Kosar

April 22, 2021



Michael A. Kosar, a resident of Archbald, died Thursday morning at Regional Hospital, Scranton.  His wife is the former Ellen A. Gallagher.  The couple was married 50 years last May.

Born in Eynon, he was the son of Walter and Elizabeth “Betty” Snyder Kosar.  Michael  was a graduate of Archbald High School and Lackawanna College.  Prior to  his retirement, he was employed at Weston Instruments as a CNC Operator and Specialty Records as a Mold Technician.  Michael is a member of Christ the King Parish and previously served as a lector at St. Mary’s CzÄ™stochowa Church.  He enjoyed reading, golfing but mostly cherished the time he had with his family, and friends and especially seeing his grandsons.

Surviving is his son Michael and wife Angela, Pine Hill, NJ, his daughter Lindsey Ann Kilker and husband James, Jessup, grandchildren, John and James Kosar, a brother Andrew and wife Diane, Clarks Summit, a sister Elizabeth Kosar Callahan, Emmaus, his Mother-in-law, Eleanor Gallagher, his sister-in-law Mary Calpin and husband Michael, an Aunt, Leocadia “Tootsie” Shelesky and his beloved nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be Monday with Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 429 Church St., Archbald.  Interment will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Montdale.
Viewing will be Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m.

Arrangements entrusted to the Louis J. Rapoch Funeral Home, 420 Church St., Archbald.  For directions or Condolences please visit the funeral home website.  Donations may be made to Christ the King Parish.


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April 25, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Louis J. Rapoch Funeral Home
420 Church St
Archbald, PA 18403

Mass of Christian Burial
April 26, 2021

10:00 PM
St. Thomas Aquinas Church
411 Church St
Archbald, Pennsylvania 18403

Interment following funeral service

St. Joseph Cemetery, Montdale
296 Commerce Dr..
Scott Township, PA 18447


Christ the King Parish
429 Church St. Archbald, Pa. 18403,
Tel: 570 -876-1701

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