MARKOWSKI, Walter, 84, of Colerain, died Saturday, December 14, 2013, at Autumn Healthcare of Adena, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born July 6, 1936 in Dillonvale, a son of the late Matthew and Clementine (Trzyzudzki) Markowski.

He was a retired foreman for Consolidated Coal Co. and a veteran of the US Army.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Helen D. (Williams) Markowski in 2012, he was the last of his siblings including Charlie, Felix, Stanley, Matthew, Betty, and Sadie.

Walter is survived by his son, Bob (Brenda) Markowski of Lancaster, daughters: Debby (Paul) Romanyak of Pleasant Grove, and Sherry (Jerry) Beranek of Dillonvale, five grandchildren, Tim and Ashley Markowski, Byron (Ashley) Romanyak, and Jerry and Amy Beranek, two great-grandsons, Gavyn and Dylan Romanyak.

Friends will be received at Holly Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel on Friday, December 20, 2013, from 11 a.m. till time of service at Noon, with Msgr. John Kolesar officiating. Entombment will follow in the Mausoleum. Wilson Funeral Home 920 National Road Brookside assisting the family.

At Walter’s request there is to be no flowers. Full military will be conducted by the Belmont Veterans Association at the Cemetery.

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