William Raymond Piekanski, 30, of Tunkhannock, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at his residence.
Born in Kingston, he was the son the late William J. Piekanski and Loni and Charly Zardus. He was a graduate of Lake-Lehman High School.
He formerly worked with McCarroll Construction and currently worked as a masonry contractor with B&M Masonry, Dallas, and also worked at Varsity Lawn Care.
Billy liked spending his time skiing, playing pool, riding quads and riding bikes, from BMX to Motocross. He also liked hunting, fishing, and hanging out with his dogs, "Rigor" and "Desy."
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles Hillard and Ray and Betty Piekanski.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Loni Piekanski, Atlanta, Ga.; and grandmother, Jean Hillard, Dallas. Billy also had numerous beloved aunts, uncles and cousins.
The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, with John Doerfler officiating.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.
Interment will be in St. Vincent's Cemetery, Plymouth.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge, c/o 974 Lockville Road, Dallas, PA 18612.
Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc.
2940 Memorial Highway
Dallas, PA 18612
Published in Citizens' Voice on Jan. 11, 2017