William F. Berkant, of White Haven, Foster Township, formerly of Ashley, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at home.
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Born in Wilkes-Barre on June 28, 1952, he was the son of the late Francis and Anna Biggs Berkant and was a graduate of Ashley Sugar Notch High School. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War and was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6615, White Haven and AMVets. Bill was employed by Quaker Oats, Mountain Top.
He is survived by his daughter, Michelle Clarke and her husband, James, Hanover Township; son, William Berkant, Pittston; two grandchildren, Marisa and Matthew Clarke; brother, Robert Berkant and his wife, Carol, Ashley; sister, Nancy Kozicki and her husband, Bill, Kresgeville; companion, Donna Miscavage, White Haven; and four nephews.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Lehman Family Funeral Service Inc., 689 Hazle Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. Brian Clarke officiating. Interment will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph's Center, 2010 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA 18509.
Condolences may be sent by visiting Williams obituary at www.lehmanfuneralhome.com.
Published in Citizens' Voice from Dec. 21 to Dec. 22, 2012