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Andrew A. Posivak, received Purple Heart Andrew A. Posivak, received Purple Heart

Andrew A. Posivak, received Purple Heart

Monday, December 31, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Andrew A. Posivak, 75, of Bethlehem, died Dec. 24, 2018. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of Anna M. (Velas) Krajci and the late Andrew A. Posivak Sr. He was the husband of Eleanor M. (Charney) Posivak for 54 years.

He was a Fountain Hill High School graduate.

He was in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded a Purple Heart.

He worked for Quaker State Vending and later was a northeast region sales manager for Covenco Inc. until he retired.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion, Hellertown; the Purple Heart Society; and the Bethlehem Volunteer Fireman’s Home Association.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Kevin of Bethlehem; a daughter, Jennifer and her husband Joaquin of Portland, Ore.; two grandchildren, Tori and AJ; two great-grandchildren, Carter Lynn and Lucian; a brother, Mark Krajci; and extended family.

Contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio 45250.

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.