Anna Barbara Harnak Obituary – Erie Times-News


Anna Barbara Harnak, 90, born March 8, 1932, in Union City, died peacefully at home November 11, 2022. She was the youngest child of John Harnak and Veronica Luba Harnak. She was preceded in death by her parents; and his brothers, Joseph and John Harnak; one sister, Mary (Harnak) Tomcho; and his nieces, Constance (Coni) Tomcho and Joanne (Tomcho) Sanders.

Annie, as she was known, spent her youth working on the family farm. After graduating from Union City High School, she was employed for a time at Snap-Tite, Inc. She was later employed by Tomcho Refuse and Disposal Company and was the accountant for Joseph Tomcho and Son’s Gravel and Excavating.

In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening and reading the newspaper to give relevant articles to her friends and relatives. She was interested in genealogy, bird watching and music. She could play a medium polka mix on the piano and will be known for her kind and strong-willed spirit, and was always ready to help anyone.

She is survived by her nephews, Martin Tomcho (Laurene) and Steven Tomcho (Marsha); a niece and caregiver, Elizabeth Tomcho; and several great nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the nurses at Lakeland Area Hospice for their loving and compassionate care during Annie’s transition.

Family and friends are invited to call Thursday, November 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Therese of Avila, 9 3rd Avenue, Union City. A Christian funeral mass will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Father Thomas Suppa as celebrant.

Interment will follow at Sainte Thérèse Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Annie’s memory to the Saint Teresa Restoration Fund, 9 3rd Ave., Union City, Pennsylvania 16438.

Please take a moment to share a memory or condolences with the family on Annie’s Book of Memories online at

Arrangements are entrusted to Warren-Glenn Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 62 S. Main Street, Union City.

Posted on November 12, 2022

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