Raymond J. Polny, 82, of Black Heath, passed away Tuesday morning at the Lehigh Valley East Hospital, Pottsville.
Born in Black Heath, he was the son of the late Joseph and Helen Merchick Polny.
Raymond was a 1954 graduate of the former Cass Twp. High school. He was retired from United Metal, Pottsville. He was a member of the former St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Minersville and a member of St. Matthew the Evangelist Church, Minersville. He was a life member of the South Cass Citizens Fire Co. He was also the manager of the South Cass Little League team and the South Cass Softball team. He also served as a coach with the South Cass Teener League team.
He is survived by numerous cousins.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Matthew the Evangelist Church, 139 Spruce St., Minersville at 10:30 AM Saturday morning. Rev. Leo J. Maletz will officiate. Relatives and friends may call at the Donald J. Butler Funeral Home, 328 Sunbury St, Minersville, on Saturday morning from 8 to 10 AM. Interment will be in St Stanislaus #1 Cemetery. Llewellyn.
The family would prefer remembrances in the form of contributions in memory of Raymond to the St. Matthew the Evangelist Church Memorial Fund. Contributions will be accepted at the funeral home. To offer condolences to the family or to light a candle in Raymond’s memory, visit us at www.donaldjbutlerfh.com