Sylvin "Bud" Lee Scolastico

December 17, 1948 ~ March 5, 2019 (age 70)

Sylvin “Bud” Lee Scolastico, 70, died March 5, 2019 in his Muhlenberg Township residence.

He was the husband of Marla J. (Miller) Scolastico, whom he married February 11, 1967.

Born in Reading, PA on December 17, 1948, he was a son of the late Salvatore Sylvin Scolastico and Lottie Violet (Griesemer) Scolastico.

He was a 1966 graduate of Reading High School.

Bud was a car enthusiast and was the current chairman of the Camaro Nationals for the last 9 years.

He participated in many races, including the Duryea and Pagoda Hill Climbs.

Bud was a former Rising Sun baseball and football coach and an avid Penn State Football fan.

He was employed for over 15 years with Atlas Minerals and Chemicals, Mertztown, before retiring as a logistics manager in 2010.

Bud is also survived by two children: Clark L. Scolastico of Myrtle Beach, SC and Cristen L. Scolastico of Pembroke Pines, FL.

Other survivors include two grandchildren: Crystal O. Scolastico of Muhlenberg Township and Clark J. Scolastico Porter of Reno, NV.

He was predeceased by a brother, John S. Scolastico, who died July 29, 1995.

Services will be held Tuesday, March 12th at 11:00 am in Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 3300 Kutztown Road, Laureldale.

Viewings will be held Monday evening from 6:00 – 8:00 pm and Tuesday from 10:00 – 11:00 am in the funeral home.

Burial will be in Schwarzwald Cemetery, Exeter Township.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Silence of Mary Home, 850 State Street, Unit B, Lemoyne, PA 17043.

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