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Edward M. Bobyak

January 12, 1940 ~ January 16, 2021 (age 81)


Edward M. Bobyak, 81, of Greensburg, died unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021. He was born in Dunbar, a son of the late Michael and Marie Popson Bobyak. He was a veteran of the Army National Guard. He was member of the Slovak Hall, of Connellsville, a member in both local and International Facilities Management Organizations, as well as being a member of AMVETS. Prior to his retirement, he was a dedicated, long-term employee of West Penn Power/Allegheny Energy for 42 years, where he worked his way up from a meter-reader to a divisional manager. He most loved spending time with his family, sharing with them his love of camping, bicycling, listening to Polka music and spending the Winter in Richmond, Va., with his daughter. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Lawrence Bobyak. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Margaret (Peggy) Kurka Bobyak, and was the proud father of two daughters, Marla Bobyak Frailey and her husband, the Rev. Mark Frailey, of Mercer, and daughter, Tracey Bobyak Kroll and her husband, Chad Kroll, of Richmond, Va.; sister, Carol Bobyak Graham, of Greensburg, and brother, Kevin Bobyak, of Monongahela; nephew, Michael Graham, wife Stacy; and great-nieces, Avery and Harper, of Pittsburgh. There will be no public visitation or service. Private Interment will be in Greensburg Catholic Cemetery, Westmoreland County. KEPPLE-GRAFT FUNERAL HOME is entrusted with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, a Mass or donation may be given in his memory to the Blessed Sacrament Cathedral Parish, 300 N. Main St., Greensburg, PA 15601, or to the Richmond SPCA, 2519 Hermitage Road, Richmond, VA 23220. For online condolences and information, please visit

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Private Services


Blessed Sacrament Cathedral
300 N. Main Street, Greensburg PA 15601

Richmond SPCA
2519 Hermitage Road, Richmond VA 23220

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