In Loving Memory of Joseph M. Vavrick
Joseph M. VavrickScranton, PA January 24, 1941 ~ November 9, 2015 Date of Service: November 12, 2015
Joseph M. Vavrick, 74, lifelong resident of Dunmore, died Monday morning in the Geisinger-Community Medical Center in Scranton, after a brief illness.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Stephen F. and Mary Ehnot Vavrick. He attended Dunmore Public schools and was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and also was a member of the former All Saints Church, both in Dunmore. Prior to retirement he worked for the Borough of Dunmore Department of Public Works. He was also a regular fixture at Drinker Pizza in Dunmore, having worked there for many years.
Surviving are a sister, Dolores Vavrick, Dunmore, a sister in law, Adrienne Vavrick, Dickson City, a niece, Michelle DeStefano and her husband James, Harrisburg, a nephew, Stephen Vavrick Jr., Dickson City, an uncle Joseph Ehnot, Dunmore, a great niece and nephew, Taylor and Dominick DeStefano.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Stephen J. Vavrick, who died in 2010.
The funeral will be Thursday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home 318 East Drinker Street in Dunmore with Mass of Christian Burial at 11am in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut Street in Dunmore. Interment will follow in the Fairview Memorial Park in Elmhurst.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4-6pm.