Raymond Francis Urbanek, age 86 of Clairton, passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018 at Jefferson Hospital. Born May 8, 1931 in McKeesport, he was a son of the late Joseph F. and Sophia E. (McKloskey) Urbanek.
A retired autoworker at GM's Fisher Body Plant in West Mifflin, Raymond was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War, a member of St. Clare of Assisi Parish, and a member of the American Legion Post #75 in Clairton. He is survived by his sister Jane (Robert) Baird of Moundsville, WV, a nephew, two grand-nieces, and cousins. Friends will be received for a Blessing on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 11 AM in the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700). Interment will be private. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published January 16, 2018.