William Slobodin

WILLIAM SLOBODIN, 83, OF POTTSOWN William Slobodin, 83, of Pottsown, died November 7, 2011 in his home. Born in Pottstown, he was a son of the late Michael and Katherine (Berkesthuk) Slobodin. Mr. Slobodin served as a Merchant Marine and had worked at the former Phoenixville Steel Company until retiring. Surviving are three sons, John Slobodin and his wife, Trudy, of Douglassville; Michael Slobodin of Pittsburgh, and William Slobodin Jr. of New Hope; two grandchildren, Matthew Slobodin and his wife, Anita, and Jennifer Slobodin; two great-grandchildren, Jocelyn and Jolie Slobodin; one sister, Nellie Bakay of Pottstown, and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, John, and two sisters, Ann Pachik and Mary Nestrorick. Arrangements are private with Huff & Lakjer Funeral Home, Lansdale. Donations in his name may be made to the .

Published in The Mercury on Nov. 10, 2011