Michael D. Kuhar

December 17th, 1925 - January 6th, 2019

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          Michael D. Kuhar, age 93, of Erie passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019, at St. Mary’s Home of Erie. Born in Erie, PA on December 17, 1925, a son of the late Michael and Mary (Saloman) Kuhar.

          Michael served in the U. S. Army as a Sargent during W. W. II and was employed at the Erie Brewing Company.

          In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Doris (Petroff) Kuhar; brother, Joseph E. Kuhar; sisters, Mary Jablonski, Margaret Sundy, Pauline Grace-Winne, Ann M. Kuhar and Theresa Slencsak.

          He is survived by his three children, Deborah Barney of New Mexico and Denise Sobrowski, husband Jerry, and Michael P. Kuhar, wife Anne, all of Erie; three grandchildren, Michael P. Kuhar, Jr. of California and Melissa Buxton and her husband, Nick of South Carolina and Angela Kuhar of Arizona; great-grandchildren, Addison and Ava Buxton; sister, Dorothy Lewis of Oklahoma.

          There will be no visitation. Friends are invited to a Funeral Mass at Holy Family Church, Our Mother of Sorrows Parish, 913 Fulton Street on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.  Burial will follow at Wintergreen Gorge Cemetery.

         In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to St. Mary’s Home of Erie, 607 East 26th St., Erie, PA 16504.

        Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, Pine Ave. Branch, 845 E. 38th St., is in charge of arrangements.