In Memorian

Olga (Sachon) Tomasovich, 91, formerly of Coaldale, died on Wednesday, July 25, in Hazleton. She was the wife of the late John Tomasovich, who died Aug. 17, 2004.

Born in Coaldale on June 12, 1927, Olga was a daughter of the late Alex and Justina (Bischak) Sachon.

A 1946 graduate of the former Coaldale High School, she loved being at home spending time with her family and children. Olga was a fanatic bingo player.

She is survived by her children, Justine, wife of Thomas Klementovic of Lansford, Daria Steigerwalt of Hazleton, Alexis, wife of Richard Danchak of North Carolina, David Tomasovich and his wife, Kathleen, of Jim Thorpe and Sandra Jones of Tamaqua; five grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy Cheslak of Nesquehoning.

Olga was predeceased by a son, John A. Tomasovich; a daughter, Michelle Tomasovich; a brother, Michael Sachon; and a sister, Margaret Koch.

Services: At the convenience of the family from the Zizelmann-Gulla Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 500 E. Broad St., Tamaqua. Online condolences at



Published in Times News on July 27, 2018