Joseph L. O'Donnell, 77, beloved father and grandfather, passed away Tuesday morning, April 1, 2014, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Wilkes-Barre on March 14, 1937, Joseph was a life resident of Plains Township and had resided in Kingston in recent years. He attended Sacred Heart School, Plains Township, and was a graduate of Plains High School.
He was previously employed in the plumbing and heating industry and had worked for various local contractors and suppliers.
He was married to the former Dolores Lupinski, who passed away Nov. 18, 1988.
He is survived by their seven children: sons, Bryan and Gerald; and daughters, Noreen, Coleen, Patricia, Brigette and Deanna; and 10 grandchildren.
Dad, although your presence here with us will be missed immensely, your love, strength, determination and sense of humor will remain with us forever.
Funeral services will be conducted at 9 a.m. Friday from Yeosock Funeral Home, 40 S. Main St., Plains Township, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Ss. Peter and Paul Church.
Interment will be in St. Vincent's Cemetery, Larksville.
Family and friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.