Cover photo for Paul Havrilko's Obituary
Paul Havrilko Profile Photo

Paul Havrilko

January 9, 1930 — January 17, 2022

Paul Havrilko, 92, of Bethlehem, passed away on January 17, 2022, at Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest Hospital. Born on January 9, 1930 in Taylor, Pa., son of the late Viola (Borovicz) and Paul Havrilko.

Paul is survived by his loving wife Dorothy Havrilko, they shared 70 wonderful years together.

He is a graduate of Taylor High School. After high school, Paul went on to serve our country in the United States Army. He served in the Korean War 24th Division, 6th Tank Battalion-Company B and received The Good Conduct Metal and Korean Ribbon. Prior to retirement, he was employed at Affiliated Food for 25 years and later employed by Theis-Cornfeld Recycling Center.

His many memberships included, Teamsters Local 229 and the Teamsters Retired Club. He was also a member of St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, Bethlehem and Lincoln Heights American Legion-Post 920.

Paul was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He enjoyed golfing with his wife and spending time with his family, they will miss him dearly.

Preceding him in death are his parents and sister, Mary Romanowsky.

He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Dorothy; two daughters, Deborah (Michael) Slaboda and Judith (Nicholas) Lezinsky; one son, Paul “Skip” (AnnMarie) Havrilko; three sisters, Delores Bombicca, Lorraine (Ray) Makuswicz, and Gloria Sheridan; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

In keeping with Pauls wishes, services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, 980 Bridle Path Rd., Bethlehem, PA 18017.

Funeral HomeConnell Funeral Home, Inc.
245 East Broad St.
Bethlehem PA - 18018

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Paul Havrilko, please visit our flower store.

Photo Gallery


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors