Michael C. Smyk, Sr., 68, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Wednesday afternoon at his home after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Pottsville, September 25, 1949, son of the late Michael and Helen Reightler Smyk.
Mike was a 1967 graduate of Williams Valley High School and Williamson Trade School.
Mike was a retired Production Engineer from the former Berg Electronics. Following retirement he worked for Dairy Farmers of America.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his dad and brothers; working on cars, doing jig saw puzzles and watching sports.
Surviving are his wife of 45 years, Elizabeth Barket Smyk; a son, Michael C. Smyk, Jr. and a daughter, Crystal A. Smyk both of Mechanicsburg; two sisters, Kay Reiner (Sam), Muir; and Tina Watkins, Florida; three brothers, Frank Smyk (Lori), Tower City; Tony Smyk (Lorna), Hegins; Nicholas Smyk (Martha), Florida. Nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 9th at 10 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc. Tower City with Pastor Monica Romberger. Burial will be in Greenland Cemetery, R.D. Tower City; Viewing will be from 9-10 at the chapel. To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com