Roderick T. Bliss 'RT' 61, of East Lemon, went home with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at his residence.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Debra Faux Bliss.
RT was born on Nov. 20, 1951, in Pittston, son of the late George and Jean Kondrosky Bliss. R.T. finished his career as a sheet metal journeyman with Local 44 out of Wilkes-Barre. During his down time and after his retirement he continued to enjoy his family and friends, especially enjoying each and every mment spent with his grandson. He was truly all about his family and will be so deeply missed.
He was preceded in death by his sister Joyce Jones.
Surviving are his three sons: Roderick Jr. of Philadelphia, Jason of Mill City, Justin, at home; grandson Roderick T. Bliss; brothers: Gary of Mount Pleasant, Mich., George of Lake City, Fla., and John of Tunkhannock; sisters: Rita Cord of Fallon, Nev., Gwen Glass of St. Petersburg, Fla, and Barbara Ann Kerovac of Tampa, Fla.
Funeral services were Sunday afternon, Jan. 5, from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 West Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Pastor John Shaffer.
For directions and on line services, please visit www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.
Memorial contributions may be made in Roderick's name to the Seven Loaves Soup Kitchen, 74 Warren St., Tunkhannock, PA 18657.