Joseph A. Lisicky|
Joseph A. Lisicky, 87, of Hershey's Mill in West Chester, passed away on Nov. 28, 2013. He was the husband of Margaret (Hudicka) Lisicky, with whom he shared 58 years of marriage.
Born in 1926 in Lansford, he was the youngest son of Joseph and Mary Kumor Lisicky, who had immigrated to the United States from Czechoslovakia.
Joseph was a long-time resident of Stroudsburg.
He proudly served his country during World War II as a Sergeant in the Marine Corps stationed in China and throughout the Pacific.
He was a graduate of the Stonier Graduate School of Banking at Rutgers University and was a Senior Loan Officer for First Eastern Bank in Wilkes-Barre.
Joseph was very active in civic and charitable organizations, serving as the president of the Pocono Mountains Chamber of Commerce, Stroudsburg Lions Club, Monroe County Planning Commission, Monroe County Industrial Authority, Stroudsburg Area School Authority and Stroud Township Sewer Authority.
He also taught courses in real estate finance at Penn State University and the American Institute of Banking.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters Denise Karl and Louise Leiby; son Joseph G. Lisicky; grandchildren, Lauren, Tom, Sarah, Emily, Joseph, and Jenna; and many nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother Anthony Lisicky and sisters Helen Bregenzer, Josephine Pavlik, and Mary Steber.
Services: Relatives and Friends are invited to visit with the family on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at SS. Peter & Paul Church, 1325 Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380, followed by his funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Chester County Hospital Foundation/The CardioVascular Center 701 E. Marshall St., West Chester, PA 19380. Arrangements by DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc., West Chester, www.DellaFH.com.
Published in Times News on Nov. 30, 2013