Obituary: Albert Sivahop, 75, of Trumbull

Albert Sivahop, age 75, of Trumbull, beloved husband of Lois Kosik Sivahop, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 in St. Vincent’s MC, Bridgeport.

Mr. Sivahop, a retired Design Engineer for Sikorsky Aircraft was born in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, to the late John and Mary (Marko) Sivahop, and has been a long time area resident.

He was a graduate of Temple University, CREI, University of New Haven, University of Connecticut, and he attended New York University.

Albert was a firm believer in education and that one should learn something new each day.

Survivors in addition to his wife, include his brother Thomas, 2 sisters Lorraine Rosencrans and her husband Grant, and Margaret Solt all of Pennsylvania, brother-in-law Joseph Kosik, sisters-in-law Mary, Susan and husband Joseph, Helen and husband Leonard, Judy and husband Dave, Nancy and husband Eric, and several nieces and nephews.

A Divine Liturgy with Office of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, November 23rd at 10 a.m. in St. John’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Nichols. Interment will be in Nichols Village Cemetery. At the family’s request calling hours have been omitted.

In lieu of flowers those desiring may make donations in Albert’s memory to: St. John’s Byzantine Catholic Church 100 St. John’s Drive Trumbull, CT. 06611, Sisters of St. Basil the Great 500 W. Main St. Uniontown, PA 15401 or Byzantine Catholic Seminary 3605 Perrysville Ave Pittsburg, PA 15214.

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