Chester J. Pollick Jr.

Chester John Pollick Jr., 69, of Dallas passed away peacefully, surrounded by his beloved family, in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born in Kingston, he was the son of Julia Stackalis Pollick and the late Chester Pollick.

He graduated from Luzerne High School, worked most of his life out of Labor Union Local 215, Plains Township, and then as a medical courier.

He was a member of Holy Family Parish, Luzerne, and the Sons of the American Legion, Dallas.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Cami Jackson; granddaughter, Arika Tyler; brother, Ronald Pollick; and ex-wife, Carol Vasicak.

He is survived by his sons, Craig and his wife, Dawn, Glen Lyon; and Chester III, Trucksville; grandchildren, Tiana, Caven, Ayla, Chale, Kayden Pollick, Jesse Hartman and Kerri Mae Jackson; brothers, Edward Pollick, New York; and William Pollick, Ventura, Calif.; and sister, Barbara Powers, Vero Beach, Fla.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Holy Family Parish, Luzerne, with the Rev. Michael Zipay officiating. Friends may call from 8:30 a.m. until the time of Mass on Friday at Betz-Jastremski Funeral Home Inc., 568 Bennett St., Luzerne.

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Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 27, 2014