Andrew T. Policz

July 31, 1936April 7, 2018

Andrew T. Policz age 81 of Waynesburg passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018 in the Donnell House in Washington.

He was born July 31, 1936 in Mather, a son of the late George and Julia Urbany Policz.

He was married to Barbara Rush Policz, who died January 22, 2008.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving on active duty from 1956 to 1959 and in the reserves from 1959 to 1962.

Mr. Policz was a corrections officer for SCI Waynesburg from 1966 until his retirement in 1996. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars 4793, American Legion Post 330 and Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 461 all in Waynesburg. He attended the Calvary Baptist Church in Lippencott.

Mr. Policz enjoyed working on his farm and gardening. He also liked to travel. Surviving are three sons, Andrew T. Policz Jr. of Jefferson, Joseph B. Policz (Natasha) and David C. Policz (Tamara) all of Waynesburg; 7 grandchildren, Jeremy Policz, Andrea Boozer, Erin, Christopher, Jacob, Jade, and Leah Policz; 7 great-grandchildren; his long-time companion, Donna Kachersky of Rices Landing; 3 brothers, Matthew Policz of Carmichaels, Richard Policz (June) of Waynesburg, and Frank Policz (Ronette) of Rices Landing; 4 sisters, Betty Haligowski of Washington, Dolores Stabella of Washington, Priscilla Brown (Newt) of Waynesburg, and Georgianna Bogucki (Michael) of North Port, AL; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are 3 brothers, George Policz Jr., Louis Policz, and Emil Policz; and 3 sisters, Helen Orrie, Dorothy Jacobs, and Irene Kachersky.

At Andrew’s request a private family gathering will be held at a later date.


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Tamatha Pratt-Yoder

April 9, 2018

To Andy's family. It was a pleasure to have met him and been his friend. He was such a character and we loved him. He will be sadly missed by all he touched. Our thoughts, love and prayers to the family.

Doreen Plavi

April 9, 2018

So sorry for your loss, I worked with Andy at the prison, he was a good man, Ed Janco would also like to give his condolences he knew Andy for many years, our thoughts are with his family.

Timothy Logan

April 9, 2018

Dear Andrew, Joseph and David,

Please accept my sincere condolences at the passing of your father. I know how important family was to your dad. I pray that the Lord will provide comfort and peace in this time of sorrow.

Tim Logan