June 26, 1930 ‒ June 01, 2012
Andrew Oblak, age 81, of Lakeview Heights Drive, Howard, Ohio passed away on Friday, June 1, 2012 at Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville, Ohio. He was born on June 26, 1930 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Andrew and Christina (Demshar) Oblak. Andrew served in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict. He retired from the United States Post Office and General Motors both in Cleveland. Andrew was a member of the American Legion Post #343, Disabled American Veterans, SNPJ Slovenian National Benefit Society and Danville United Methodist Church. He enjoyed gardening, traveling and listening to music, but most important to him was the time he spent with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Eugenia (Hunyadi) Oblak, a son, Andrew Oblak of Howard, a daughter, Alisa (John) Dambrosio of Howard, two granddaughters, Diana Hochschild and Jacquelyn Dambrosio.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Christina Oblak and Mary Boltz.
A memorial service celebrating Andrew’s life will be held on Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Danville United Methodist Church, 408 Market Street, Danville, Ohio 43014 where friends may call one hour prior. Pastor Mary Murtha will be officiating. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Andrew Oblak.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Knox County Humane Society, 400 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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