Joseph R. Stachyra, 65, of Tunkhannock passed away early Saturday, March 29, 2014, at home.
He was born May 22, 1948 and was the son of Stella Petroski Stachyra and the late Joseph Stachyra. Joseph was a graduate of Nanticoke High School, Wilkes-Barre Business College and Fort Lauderdale University and a member of St. Faustina Parish, former St. Mary's Church.
Joseph was recently employed as a psychiatric aid at Clarks Summit State Hospital.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph.
Presently surviving, in addition to his mother, Stella; are brother, Robert, Saylorsburg; nephew, Robert James, Connecticut; aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday from Grontkowski Funeral Home P.C. 51-53 W. Green St., Nanticoke, with interment in St. Mary's Cemetery, Nanticoke.
Friends and family are invited to calling hours from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday.