Michael A. Munykowski, 71, of Kingston, died Friday, March 15, 2013, in the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Pringle, he was the son of the late Mary Munykowski Barsh. He was educated in Kingston schools and served in the U.S. Army. For much of his life he worked as a plumber, including many years with the Wyoming Valley West School District.
Michael also was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Plymouth, and the American Legion Post 655, Larksville.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his son, Michael, in 1996 and his wife, the former Doris Ritsick in 2003.
He is survived by his daughters, Doreen Langan and her husband, Pat, Luzerne, and Michelle Shulskie and her companion, Floyd Robinson, Larksville; his companion, Rose Durbin; sister, Helen Barsh; brothers, Charles and Tony Barsh; granddaughters, Maria and Rachel Langan; grandsons, Jonathan Shulskie, Floyd Robinson and Michael Daniel Munykowski.
Funeral will be held Wednesday, March 20, at 9 a.m. from the Kopicki Funeral Home, Zerby Avenue, Kingston, with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Ignatius Church, Kingston. Interment will be in St. Mary's Annunciation Cemetery, Pringle.
Friends may call Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 16, 2013