Michael "Moe" Buchinsky

Born: Tue., Nov. 25, 1941
Died: Sat., Apr. 25, 2020


8:30 AM to 10:00 AM, Thu., Jul. 15, 2021
Location: St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church

Divine Liturgy

10:00 AM Thu., Jul. 15, 2021
Location: St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church

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Michael "Moe" Buchinsky, Sr., age 78, of Schoentown, PA passed away
Saturday, April 25th, 2020 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest in Allentown.
Born in Pottsville, PA on November 25, 1941, he was the son of the late Walter and Julia (Kovalchick) Buchinsky.
Micheal was a graduate of Saint Clair High School, Class of 1961. He worked as a pipefitter and welder for 43 years with the Pipefitter's Local Union 524 out of Scranton until retiring in 2005.
Michael was a member of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church in Saint Clair and the 61 Club. He was an avid race car fan who loved going to Big Diamond Raceway and the former Anthracite Raceway. He also loved golfing, hunting, the Philadelphia Eagles, and Ford cars, especially Mustangs.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin brother Walter Buchinsky Jr and brother Thomas David Buchinsky.
Michael is survived by his wife of 54 years, Janet (Kreiger) Buchinsky, Schoentown; a daughter Kimberly A. Buchinsky, Schoentown; two sons: Michael Buchinsky Jr. and his wife Lisa, Pottsville and Brian Buchinsky and his wife Cathy, Port Carbon; four sisters: Rose Stewart and Mildred Kercher, both of Massachusetts and Marie Balulis and Juliann Smith, both of Palo Alto; two brothers: Leonard and Joseph Buchinsky, both of MaryD; and several nieces and nephews.
Devine Liturgy for Michael will be held at 10AM on Thursday July 15th at St. Nicholas Ukrainian CatholicChurch in Saint Clair, with Msgr. Myron Grabowsky officiating.Relatives and friends are invited to visit with the family on Thursday morning from 8:30-10AM at the church.Interment will be held in Schuylkill Memorial Park Cemetery in Schuylkill Haven. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church Memorial Fund at Morris Street Saint Clair, PA 17970.
The Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home in Port Carbon is in charge of arrangements. Please send condolences to www.robertaevansjrfh.com

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Gregory Lieberman
   Posted Tue April 28, 2020
Very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. He was always very kind and gracious to all of us during our Rotary summer times. Praying for your Family Kim, Mike, Brian, and Mrs. Boo.

Scott Perrong
   Posted Tue April 28, 2020
Sorry to hear about the loss of Moe. He will be truly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Joseph Buchinsky Jr
   Posted Tue April 28, 2020
Our deepest and most sincere condolences to you Aunt Janet, Kim, Mike, & Brian. Uncle Mike will be missed and I hope you all may find peace knowing he is with the Lord now. I will always think of the weekends at “ Nana’s “ house when we would meet often. With Love, Joe, Donovan, & Savanna

Ray and Joan Kadingo
   Posted Tue April 28, 2020
Dear Janet and family,

We wish to extend our heartfelt condolences to all of you. It is so unfortunate that we will not be with you at this time because of the virus pandemic. We are recalling the last time we were with you at your 50th wedding anniversary which was a very joyous occasion.


Ray and Joan

Jesse Richardson
   Posted Tue April 28, 2020
Most heartfelt sympathies to the Buchinski family. Peace be with you all. Big Diamond will not be the same without Moe.

Marisa Underwood
   Posted Thu April 30, 2020
Janet, Kim, & Family & extended Buchinsky Family

May the Lord bless & comfort you & your families during this time of grief. Please accept my warmest condolences, I am deeply sorry for your loss.

Marisa Underwood 3

Robert Naradko
   Posted Thu April 30, 2020
Dear Janet and family,

My deepest sympathy to all of you with the passing of Mike. He was a very nice person. May his memory be eternal in the house of our Lord.

Robert Naradko

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