Meadville Tribune

April 3, 2013

Henry (Hank) Archacki

Meadville Tribune

SAEGERTOWN — Henry (Hank) Archacki, 83, of Saegertown, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Marquette Hospice House.

He was born June 15, 1929, a son of Carl Archacki and Mary Lewkowicz Archacki. He married Helen Plementosh on June 6, 1953; she survives.

He was a 1949 graduate of Cambridge Springs High School. Hank worked for Westinghouse and retired as a foreman from Seco-Warwick.

He was a member of Saint Bernadette Catholic Church and Fraternal Order of Eagles, Meadville Aerie 429.

Hank excelled in high school baseball, basketball, football and in his later years, bowling, and was in many leagues. In 1997 he was inducted into Western Crawford County Bowling Hall of Fame. He coached French Creek Valley Little League and loved hunting, golf and carpentry.

In addition to his loving wife, Helen, of 59 years, he is survived by a daughter, Cynthia Stone and her husband, Dave, of Meadville; two sons, Dennis Henry Archacki and his wife, April, of Saegertown, and Thomas Lee Archacki and his wife, Ann, of Saegertown; a grandchild, Nickolas; a sister, Stella Mickoljewski of Erie; a brother, Edward Archacki of Erie; a several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and two brothers.

Family and friends are welcome to call on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Roofner-Collins-Warren Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 544 Chestnut St., Meadville. Meadville Aerie 429 Fraternal Order of Eagles final tribute to a deceased brother will be held at the funeral home at 5:45 p.m. and a Prayer Vigil service at 7:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. at Saint Bernadette Roman Catholic Church, 222 Renner Alley, Saegertown, with Father David Poulson as celebrant.

Burial will follow in Saint Agatha Cemetery, West Mead Township.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Hank’s memory to the Junior Bowlers Association, c/o Plaza Lanes, 18799 Smock Highway, Meadville, Pa. 16335; Hayfield Volunteer Fire Department, 15417 State Highway 198, Meadville, Pa. 16335; or Saint Bernadette Roman Catholic Church, 222 Renner Alley, Saegertown, Pa. 16433.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolence with the family on Hank’s Book of Memories online at