Samuel Anthony Gresock

Samuel Anthony Gresock, 77 of Punxsutawney, passed away Wednesday, December 16,2015 at Jefferson Manor, Brookville.

Mr.Gresock was born February 13,1938 in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Stephen and Anna (Hardick) Gresock.

He is preceded in death by his wife Barbara (Bosak) Gresock.

Sam was a veteran of the US Navy serving during the Vietnam era and was involved in the Missile of October.

He was a member of SS. Cosmas & Damian Catholic Church and also a graduate of SSCD School with the Class of 1956.

Sam was retired from the US Postal Service as a rural mail carrier. He was the owner of the 310 Bar and Grille and loved gardening, telling stories and a fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pirates.

He is survived by two brothers; Nick Gresock and wife Barb of Punxsutawney and Steve Gresock and wife Marian of Flushing, MI., a sister in law; Martha Gresock of Flint, MI., a special niece; Julie Mondi and husband Frank of Punxsutawney along with numerous other nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife Barbara, he is preceded in death by two sons; Stephen and Samuel Gresock, two brothers; John and Gabriel Gresock and six sisters; Agnes Sitko, Celestine Fleckenstein, Ethel Kolodick, Anna Mary, Thecla and Olga Gresock.

Friends will be received from 11-12:30 pm, Saturday, December 19, at the McCabe Funeral Home in Punxsutawney.

A funeral mass will be celebrated at 1 pm Saturday at Ss. Cosmas & Damian Catholic Church with Msgr. Joseph Riccardo as Celebrant.

Interment will follow in Rock Hill Memorial Gardens, Rock Hill, S. Carolina.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to SSCD Church, St. Vincent DePaul Society or to the charity of the donors choice.

To send condolences online, visit

Copyright © 2024 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Comments are temporarily closed. A new and improved comments section will be added soon.