In Loving Memory of Stewart H. "Buz" Bailey
Stewart H. "Buz" BaileyScranton, PA January 24, 1951 ~ March 21, 2017 Date of Service: March 25, 2017
Stewart H. "Buz" Bailey, 66, of Scranton, died Tuesday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. His companion of 37 years is Vanessa M. Parker.
Born in Scranton, son of the late Kenneth Delbert and Wilma Jane Blue Bailey, he attended Scranton Technical High School, had served in the Army and was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church, Scranton.
Before retirement, he was employed for 32 years by the Scranton Sewer Authority.
He enjoyed bowling, trips to Atlantic City, playing cards and was a Tennessee Titans fan.
He was beloved by his family and friends and will be dearly missed.
Also surviving are a daughter, Rhonda Pinko; and a stepdaughter, Dana Plunkett, both of Scranton; sisters, Gail Waters and husband, Dorman, Scranton; Darlene Burnside, Moosic; Yvonne Sanchez and husband, Leo, Texas; and Heather Bailey, Scranton; brothers, Steven Bailey, Nicholson; Paul Bailey and wife, Judy, East Benton; Todd Bailey and wife, Margie, Dunmore; David Bailey and wife, Laura, Scranton; and Glenn Bailey, Scranton; a grandson, Rashawn Plunkett, Scranton; an aunt, uncle, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in Bethel A.M.E. Church, 716 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, by the Rev. Darian Banks. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.
Family and friends may call Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethel A.M.E. Church, 716 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, PA 18510.