Claud M. Button Sr.

Claud M. Button Sr., 48, of Falls went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 4, 2014, in Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.

He was born May 11, 1966 in Wilkes-Barre, and he was the son of the late Lois and Sidney Button. He was married to the former Joellen Loftus and he was a 1985 graduate of West Side Tech. He was the manager of technical support at the Wilkes University. Claud enjoyed hunting, anything with electronics, and loved spending time with his family. He was a loving father, husband and nephew.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Claud and Esther Button and Miles and Mae Anderson.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Claud Jr., Cassie, and Jeremy, Falls; Michael Tilley, Falls; and Russell Tilley III, Virginia; brother, Paul and Sue Button, Liberty, S.C.; and Brenda Bresnahan, Meshoppen; two grandsons; and five granddaughters.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Harding-Litwin Funeral Home, 123 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with the Rev. Kurt Seboe, pastor of the Northmoreland Baptist Church officiating the services. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Interment will be held in the Mountain View Cemetery, Harding. For directions or online condolences, visit

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Northmoreland Baptist Church, P.O. Box 2020 Tunkhannock, PA 18657.

Funeral Home

Harding-Litwin Funeral Home
123 West Tioga Tunkhannock, PA 18657
(570) 836-2294

Published in Citizens' Voice on July 6, 2014