Dennis M. Bogacki Sr., 71, of Reynoldsville died Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Montefiore Hospital.
Born May 27, 1946 in DuBois, he was the son of the late Louis E. and Louise (Alessi) Bogacki Sr.
On July 22, 1964, he married his wife of 52 years, Kathryn J. “Kitty” (Slimmer) Bogacki. She survives.
She retired from Symco Manufacturing in Sykesville as a salesman after more than 25 years of service. He was a member of the St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church.
He was also a member of the American Legion Posts in DuBois and Reynoldsville, the Polish Citizens Club and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 50 in Reynoldsville.
He loved to go camping and hunting, but most of all, he enjoyed being with his family.
He is survived by a son, Jeffrey Bogacki of Washington, D.C.; a brother, Richard Bogacki and his wife, Paula of Reynoldsville; a sister, Kathy Solada and her husband, Terry of DuBois; five grandchildren, Jorden, Stefon, Travis, Mindy and Amanda; and three great-grandchildren, Makayla, Makenzi and Blaze.
He was preceded in death by a son, Dennis M. Bogacki Jr.; his daughter, Sheila Bogacki; and two brothers, Louis E. Bogacki Jr. and Thomas E. Bogacki Sr.
There will be no public visitation.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church with Fr. William Barron as celebrant.
Memorials may be placed with the Hahne Cancer Center, 100 Hospital Ave., DuBois, PA 15801.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Baronick Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc.
Online condolences may be sent to www.baronickfuneralhome.com.