Michael Roknich, 70, of South Beaver Township, passed away on Monday, August 2, 2021 in Heritage Valley Beaver.
Born on May 31, 1951, he was the son of the late Stephen and Sophie Roknich. Michael was a supervisor for the railroad until he retired. He always made it his life’s mission to make sure his family was taken care of and felt special.
Michael is survived by his loving wife, who adored him for 50 years, Mary Catherine (Sebastian) Roknich; sons, Michael Jr. (Jennifer) Roknich, and Nicholas Roknich; grandchildren, David, Chloe, Jillian, and Addison Roknich; and sister, Diane (Brian) Campbell.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two sons, Tony Edward and Alexander Roknich; as well as two brothers, Peter and Daniel Roknich.
As per Michael’s wishes, there will be no services.
The family requests that donations be made in Michael’s name to some of the charities he frequently donated to, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital- 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105, https://www.stjude.org/donate/donate-to-st-jude.html, Make–A–Wish Foundation- 707 Grant Street #3700 Pittsburgh, PA 15219, and Wounded Veterans Foundation- PO Box 149 Yorktown, IN 47396.
The GABAUER-LUTTON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC.- 117 Blackhawk Road, Chippewa Township, www.gabauerfamilyfuneralhomes.com was honored to assist the family at this time.