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Thomas Eugene Pavlovich

November 6, 1949 ~ May 3, 2022 (age 72)


Thomas “Hedgie” Pavlovich, age 72, of Masontown, PA, passed away on Tuesday May 3, 2022.

He was born on November 6, 1949, a son of Thomas and Elizabeth “Teta” (Albani) Pavlovich.

Thomas was preceded in death by his parents and his loving wife Deniel “Dee-Dee” (Molek) Pavlovich.

“Hedgie” was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown, he was a graduate of German Township High School class of 1967 and a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University class of 1971, he was employed with Consol Energy as a coal miner and owned and operated Fugozzotto vending, he was a member of The PALS Club, The Italian American Club of Masontown, The Masontown Fish and Game Club, The American Legion Post 423.

Left to cherish his memory are his brothers-in-law Lawrence Molek and wife Janet, Joseph Molek and wife Lorie, sister-in-law Patricia Molek, cousins and caregivers Ralph and Brenda Cavalcante, his Godson Matthew Cavalcante.

He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and his beloved dog “Snickers”.

 Friends will be received in the Terravecchia-Haky Home for Funerals, 515 N. Main St., Masontown, PA on Thursday May 5, 2022 from 2-8 p.m. and on Friday May 6, 2022 until 9:30 a.m. when prayers of transfer will be said.

A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 10:00 a.m. in Saint Francis of Assisi Parish in Masontown, PA.

 Interment will follow at St. Agnes Cemetery, Masontown, PA.

The family would like to thank the staff at Bella Healthcare Center and Suncrest Hospice for their wonderful care in his final days.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made in "Hedgie's name to St. Francis of Assisi parish 101 W Church Ave, Masontown, PA 15461.

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May 5, 2022

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Terravecchia-Haky Home for Funerals, Inc.
515 N. Main Street
Masontown, Pa 15461

Mass of Christian Burial
May 6, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi Parish, Masontown, PA

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