Published in the Roanoke Times on 9/3/2008
Harry Bushkar Jr.,
83, of Roanoke, passed away on Monday, September 1, 2008. He was born
in Logan W.Va., on April 9, 1925, son of the late Harry and Mary Bushkar.
Mr. Bushkar was a Virginia Tech graduate.
He was a well respected basketball and football official. For most of
his adult life he was an insurance agent for New England Life.
He was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church. His survivors include his
wife, Mayola Bushkar; children, Dr. Phillip Bushkar and his wife, Angie,
of Roanoke, Bob Bushkar and his wife, Betsy, of Richmond, and Lynne White
and her husband, Wayne, of Fluvanna County; brother, John Bushkar and
his wife, Betty, of Tampa Fla.; sister, Sophia Bushkar, of Roanoke; half
sister, Alice Lupskeiviez, of Roanoke; and seven grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, September 4, 2008, at Oakey's
South Chapel. Pastor Timothy Anderson will officiate.
Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September
3, 2008, at Oakey's South Chapel, 540-989-3131.