Nature 45

Mark S. Gankosky

December 21, 1961 ~ November 21, 2020 (age 58)


Mark S. Gankosky age 58 of Stevenson Hill Road Reynoldsville, PA; died on Saturday November 21, 2020 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Born on December 21, 1961 in DuBois, PA; he was the son on the late George S. and Ruth Provin Gankosky. On October 7, 1989 he was married to Karen Minns and she survives. They enjoyed 31 years of married life. Mark was employed at O-I Brockway in the Mould Repair Shop in Crenshaw where he had worked for the past 35 years.  He was a member of the Moorhead United Methodist Church in Brockway. Mark also was a member of the Falls Creek and the Reynoldsville Eagles Clubs, the DuBois American Legion and the Sandy Club. He was a lifetime member of ABATE and he loved riding his Harley Davidson. In addition to his wife he is also survived by a daughter Courtney Gankosky of Chicora, PA; a son Steven Gankosky of DuBois; 2 sisters: Ann McKinley of Brockport; Amy (Linda Knight) Gankosky of Shawmut, PA; 4 brothers: John (Roberta) Gankosky of Perrysburg, OH; Brad Gankosky of DuBois; twins Christopher (Jim Shaffer) Gankosky of St. Marys and Jeffrey (Irene) Gankosky of Brockway. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. All services for Mark will be private at the convenience of his family. Memorial donations may be made to the “Ride for New Life” PO Box 121 Falls Creek, PA 15840 which supports the Neo-Natal Unit at Penn Highlands DuBois. 


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mark S. Gankosky, please visit our floral store.


All Services will be private

© 2021 Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy