Anthony F. Zabicki, Sr.September 4, 1925 ~ November 21, 2017 (age 92)
Anthony F. Zabicki, Sr., 92, husband of the late Isabelle M. (Wisniewski) Zabicki, of Phoenixville, PA, died on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 in Seasons Hospice, Phoenixville, PA.
Born on September 4, 1925 in Phoenixville, PA, he was the son of the late Walter and Julia (Bogus) Zabicki.
Anthony was a graduate of Phoenixville High School, class of 1943. In 1953 he graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science Degree, and in 1966 he received his Masters Degree in Education from West Chester University.
He served in the United States Marines from 1943 to 1946 during World War Il in the Pacific Theater and China.
He taught World Culture at Phoenixville Junior High School from 1962 to 1982. He also coached football, wrestling and track, and was inducted in the Phoenixville High School Wall of Fame.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Phoenixville, Veterans of Foreign War Post 1564, Phoenixville, where he served as commander from 1977 to 1979. He served as Adjutant of Lancaster and Chester County Veterans of Foreign War, served as the first president of AWS11 from 1983 to 1998, a life member of Phoenixville Polish Club and president of the Phoenixville Education Association from 1974 to 1976.
son, Anthony F. Zabicki, Jr. of Philadelphia, PA,
son, Walter and wife Jamie Zabicki of Holly Ridge, NC,
grandson, Gregory Zabicki of Alexandria, VA,
sister, Theresa Schenck of New Port Richey, FL,
brother, Joseph Zabicki of Royersford, PA.
He was preceded in death by sisters and brothers, Virginia Sanbe, Francis Zabicki, Stella Zabicki, Thomas Zabicki, Jennie McGray and Beatrice Wadsworth.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass in Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 212 Dayton Street, Phoenixville, PA, on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 10:00 am.
Burial will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Phoenixville, PA.
A viewing will be held in the Devlin Rosmos Kepp & Gatcha Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 517 S. Main Street at Fourth Avenue, Phoenixville, PA, on Monday evening from 6:00 to 7:30 pm, and on Tuesday morning in church from 9:00 am to 9:45 am.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Veterans of Foreign War Post 1564, 200 Starr Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460.