Edward Luzik
Edward Luzik

Obituary of Edward Luzik

Eddie D. Luzik, 91, of Harrisburg, PA, formerly of Youngstown, OH, passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, in Fleetwood, PA.

Born May 14, 1926 in Youngstown, he was the son of the late Jacob and Mary (Stretafsky) Luzik. His wife of 38 years, Nena (Sokolosky) Luzik, passed away on January 2, 1990.

Eddie was a longtime carpenter. He was a member of the carpenters union in Harrisburg, PA for many years. He was a member of St. Nicolas Orthodox Church, Youngstown, OH and the Steelton-Swatara Lodge #775, F & A M, Oberlin-Steelton, PA. Eddie graduated from Wilson High School, Youngstown, OH, in 1945.

Eddie served his country honorably and faithfully in the United States Army during World War II. He was an accomplished oil painter, loved playing golf and figure skating and truly enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his grandchildren.

Eddie is survived by his two children, Dr. Eddie D. Luzik, Jr., husband of Cynthia A. (Shea) Luzik, West Haven, CT and Nena Luzik-O'Keefe, Fleetwood, PA. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Piper, Ian and Phoebe and his brother Jack Luzik, Youngstown, OH.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, John and Joseph and his sister, Betty.

A Memorial Liturgy will be held at St. Nicolas Orthodox Church, Youngstown, OH at a later date. The date and time of service will be announced.

Burial will take place in Lake Park Cemetery, Youngstown, Ohio.

Walbert Funeral Home & Cremation Services, PC, Fleetwood, is honored to be caring for Eddie and his family. Online condolences may be offered at WalbertFuneralHome.com.