Michael Leonard Strho, 89, of Belleview, Florida (formerly of Burgettstown, PA), passed away peacefully in his home on March 13, 2019, surrounded by his loving wife and family. He was cared for in his final days by his wife, niece and the wonderful staff at Kindred Hospice.
On July 22, 1950, he married Marlene A. Resnik. They shared 68 years of marriage together.
“Bucka,” as he was known to his family and friends, was born in Avella, PA, on June 14, 1929. He was the son of Michael and Anna Shubuck Strho.
He was employed by Weirton Steel for 38 1/2 years. He was drafted into the army from 1952 to 1954, where he spent most of his time in Germany with the Army Occupational Forces.
He was a member of St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Belleview, FL, as well as the American Legion, Veterans Association and the SNPJ lodge of Midway, PA.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marlene Resnik Strho; sister, Catherine Strho Bertovich; sister-in-law, Lorraine Resnik Billie; niece, Carolyn Billie Chynoweth (Rick), with whom he resided; as well as many nieces and nephews whom he loved dearly as his own children.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Pete Strho, and sister, Anna Strho Suhon.
There will be a memorial service in June at Bethel Cemetery, Avella, PA.