Michael Sinovich, age 92, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at home. Born in Lopez, PA., Michael was the son of the late Barbara (Stavisky) and Marko Sinovich. Michael was a devout member of St. Michael the Archangel Orthodox Church. He lived his life in accordance with his strong faith. He proudly served in the U.S. Army, 3rd Infantry Division during WW II. He was a member of the VFW Diamond State Post #2863 and the New Castle Moose Lodge #1578, where he and his wife enjoyed many years of dancing. Michael worked for the Electric Hose and Rubber Company and retired from Ametek in 1992. He was an active member of the Delaware Sports Club, officiating at track and field events since 1975.
Michael was a loving and devoted husband to his wife of 68 years, Vera Sinovich; He is also survived by his loving daughters, Michelle (Pat) Paoli and Gina (Michael) Sinovich; 2 grandchildren, Pat (Heather) Paoli, Jr. and Ashley (Carl) Kapes; 3 step grandchildren, Frances Anne (Kenny) Burg, Michelle (Wayne) Fennimore, and Paula Paoli; 4 great grandchildren, Bryce and Brooklyn Kapes and Luca and Siena Paoli.
A viewing will be held on Monday April 15, from 6-8 pm with a Panikhidas service at 7pm. at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington 19808. Divine Liturgy will be Tuesday morning at 11am at St. Michael the Archangel Orthodox Church, 2300 Huntington Dr. Wilmington 19808. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Michael the Archangel Orthodox Church.