In Remembrance of Paul J. Karliak
Paul J. KarliakDunmore, PA March 31, 1944 ~ April 11, 2013 Date of Service: April 16, 2013
Paul J. Karliak, 69, of Dunmore, died Thursday evening unexpectedly at home. He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Louise DePaola. The couple celebrated 43 years of Marriage on October 4th.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Peter and Mary Slivka Karliak and was a 1962 graduate of Dunmore High School. He was a United States Air Force Veteran and a member of St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Dunmore. Prior to retirement, he worked as a Technical Consultant for Lucent Technologies and after retirement he started his own Telecomm business called Hippity-Hop, Inc.
He was a member of the Scranton Coin Club and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed gardening, landscaping and spending time with his dog, Pepper. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Also surviving is a son; John Paul, Los Angeles, CA; a brother-in-law, Anthony DePaola and wife Marijo, Dunmore and cousins.
He was preceded in death by aunts; Ann Slivka Carlucci and Martha Karliak Senio.
The funeral will be Tuesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore with Mass at 9:30am in St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Drinker St.,
Interment, Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton
Friends may call Monday from 4-7pm
In Lieu of flowers donations may be sent to St. Joseph’s Center, 2010 Adams Ave., Scranton, Pa 18509 or St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, 511 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, Pa 18512