Jonathan Stanley "Mush" Sobek

June 9, 1985 ~ January 5, 2021 (age 35)


Jonathan Stanley “Mush” Sobek, 35, of Rowes Run, PA passed away on January 5, 2021 at the Monongahela Valley Hospital.

He was born June 9, 1985 in Uniontown, PA the son of Stanley “Stush” Sobek Grindstone, PA and the late Joyce Ann (Karlyak) Sobek.

Mush was a 2003 graduate of Brownsville Area High School where he was part of the football team (#55), the wrestling team and the baseball team. Quoted by his high school football coach and friend “Mush was the definition of what it meant to be a Brownsville Falcon”.

Mush was employed as an Team Leader Electrician at US Steel Clairton Works since March 2006. Mush was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan. He enjoyed working out and lifting weights, hanging out with his many friends and spending time at his dads garage. He was loved by many and will be missed so much.

He was an officer at the Colonial #3 Athletic Club and a member of the Calfornia Hill Gun Club, Brownsville Sportsmans Club and Perryopolis Sokol Club. He was a football coach for Brownsville Middle School and the Brownsville Youth League.

Surviving are his father, Stanley “Stush” Sobek, of Grindstone, PA; his sister, Juliann Braddock and husband Alex, of West Brownsville, PA; his girlfriend, Kayla Gray, of Perryopolis, PA, aunt and godmother, Kathy Carlson and godfather, Steven Bosak, of Woodbridge, Virginia.

Friends will be received in the NOVAK FUNERAL HOME, 515 Front Street, Brownsville, PA on Friday, January 8, 2021 from 2 – 8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Jonathan and his mother, Joyce Ann Sobek on Saturday, January 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM in St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Church, 571 Grindstone Road, Grindstone, PA with Rev. Father Timothy J. Kruthaupt as celebrant.

Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, PA

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January 8, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Novak Funeral Home
515 Front Street
Brownsville, PA 15417

Funeral Service
January 9, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Church (Grindstone Road, PA)

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