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Michael Charles Lako

June 22, 1985 - December 25, 2021


Obituary For Michael Charles Lako

Age 36, on Saturday, December 25, 2021, of Pleasant Hills .

Beloved husband of Nicole (Smith) Lako; loving father of Violette and Francine Lako; cherished son of Michael E. and Carol (Kruly) Lako; brother of George (Astrid) Lako, Joanne (Jonathan) Roithner and Joseph (Chi) Lako. Michael was a former UPS employee with Local 926 Teamsters, was a very proud retiree of KML Carpenter Union, Local 432 and was a dedicated employee of MBM Contracting, Inc. He was a longtime member of the Pittsburgh Slovakian Dance Group, President of Leaf 161 of the National Slovak Society and was Auditor of St. Michael's Branch 2 of The First Catholic Slovak Union. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227, on Sunday, January 2, 2022 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and Monday, January 3, 2022 from 6-8 p.m. Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 in the John F. Slater Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Mike's name to ALS Association, Western Pennsylvania Chapter, 416 Lincoln Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15209 www.cure4als.org.

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  • 01/01/2022

    Dear Carol and Michael. May you find peace at this time of sorrow. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Heaven needed another angel. Sincerely, Joyce Shannon Construction

  • 12/30/2021

    Mike was a great friend a person could ever have. So loving and kind. He is a gift from God that will be in our memories and hearts forever. We love you, Mike. All our love and sympathy to Nicole and the family.