Michael Hiriak, 90, of North Coventry, husband of the late Bertha M. (Ciemiega) Hiriak, passed away Friday at his residence surrounded by family.
Born in Barto, he was the son of the late Harry and Theresa (Melnik) Hiriak.
Michael served in the United States Army during WWII. He was an avid Phillies fan and hunter. He enjoyed carpentry, working on cars and mowing his yard. Michael was considered a people person and loved spending time traveling in his motor home with family and friends. He will be sadly missed by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving is son Michael Hiriak, Jr. of Phoenixville; daughters Barbara George of Ft. Lauderdale, and Gloria Strock of North Coventry; 8 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 3 brothers; and 1 sister.
Including his wife and parents, Michael was predeceased by 3 brothers and 1 sister.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday August 23, 10:30 AM at St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church, 2101 Pottstown Pike, Pottstown. Interment will follow at St. Aloysius New Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday August 22, from 7:00-8:30 PM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown.