George M. Banko, Jr., 90, Meshoppen, PA, passed away unexpectedly on December 17, 2008, at Endless Mountains Health Systems, Montrose, Pa.
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He was born in West Wyoming, Pa., to the late George M. and Julia (Filschak) Banko.
George was a member of St. Bonaventure Church, Auburn, Pa.
He was a life long farmer who loved to hunt and fish.
He is survived by a sister, Veronica Frank, Gracious Living Estates, South Montrose, Pa.; two brothers and sister-in-law, Andrew and Mary Banko, Susquehanna, Pa., Paul Banko, Elk Lake, Pa.; a nephew and several nieces.
George was predeceased by two sisters, Annie Banko and Mary Zebrowski, and two brothers, Larry and Charlie Banko.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held December 20, 2008 at St. Bonaventure Church, with Rev. Chencetty as celebrant.
Interment was in St. Bonaventure Cemetery.
Friends called on the family prior to services, December 20, 2008, at the Daniel K. Regan Funeral Home, Montrose.
Donations in George's memory may be made to the St. Bonaventure Church.
Published in Susquehanna County Independent from Dec. 24, 2008 to Jan. 6, 2009