Harry P. (Butch) Lavelle, 69, of Oak Street, Pittston, died Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at Highland Manor Nursing Home, Exeter.
Born in Meshoppen, he is the son of Winifred VanGorden Lavelle of Florida and the late Harry P. Lavelle.
He was formerly employed as a welder.
Butch was preceded in death by his wife, Jane Walkins Lavelle.
Surviving are his sons, Shawn and Clint; daughter, Pattilyn Lavelle; brothers, Larry and Robert; sisters, Alberta St. Clair, Bonnie Lavelle, Judy Puritan, Sheri Lavelle and Lori Towner; and four grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday from Yeosock Funeral Home, Plains Township, with the Rev. Reginald H. Thomas officiating. Relatives and friends may call from noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday.