Llewellyn Hunsicker M.D.

Lewellyn W. Hunsicker, M.D., died on September 14, 2012.
Born July 23, 1922, he was the son of Llewellyn Hunsicker and Edwina (Petry) Hunsicker of Haddon Heights, N.J.
Dr. Hunsicker was a graduate of Ursinus College, Collegeville, and received his medical degree from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1946. As a captain, medical corps, he served in the U.S. Army of Occupation, Japan, Military Government, 8th Army from 1947 to 1949.
He served his residency in general surgery at Cooper Hospital in Camden, N.J., from 1949 to 1954. He was on the active staff of Pocono Medical Center from 1954 through 1980 when he retired.
His organizations included: Diplomate, American Board of Surgery, Fellow American College of Surgeons, American Medical Society, Monroe County.
His hobbies included wood crafting, sculpting, electronics, music (playing guitar, banjo and the mandolin) as well as the art of bonsai.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Pikaart) Hunsicker; sons, Lynn (Gail) of North Carolina, Craig of New Jersey and two step sons, Kipp (Barrie) and Todd; also five grandchildren, Elyse (Brian), Jason (Jill), Kelly, Megan, Sara (Frank) and six great grandchildren.
Please consider a memorial contribution to one of Dr. Lew's favorite charities, Endless Mountains Health Systems Building Fund, 25 Grow Avenue, Montrose, PA 18801; or to the Susquehanna County Library Building Fund, 18 Monument Square, Montrose, PA 18801.
Per Lew's wishes his body was donated to the Humanity Gifts Registry for scientific research.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Bartron-Myer Funeral Home, Inc., Montrose, PA.

Published in Susquehanna County Independent from Sept. 26 to Oct. 3, 2012