TRENTON, N.J. — Henry A. "Fritz" Wysock, 78, of Hamilton Square, N.J., entered into eternal life peacefully surrounded by his family Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at Capital Health Systems, Trenton.
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He was born in Shamokin, Oct. 23, 1934, a son of the late John and Laura (Yanchefski) Wysock.
Henry attended St. Stephen's parochial grade school and graduated from Coal Township High School.
He served two years in the U.S. Army in Germany.
In 1962, in St. Michael's Church, Shamokin, he married the former Nancy J. Elliott, who survives.
Henry lived two years in New Brunswick, N.J., before moving to Hamilton Square, where he resided the past 49 years.
He was a parishioner of St. Gregory the Great Church, Hamilton Square, for 49 years. He also was a life member since 1961 of Independence Fire Association, Shamokin.
Henry worked for a number of years at Phelph Dodge Corp. and later retired from Fleischmann's Distilling Co., both in New Jersey.
He enjoyed his sports and was an avid fan of the Philadelphia Phillies and Philadelphia Eagles.
Henry loved his family, his home, backyard pool and doing crossword and Sudoku puzzles.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, Nancy J., are two daughters, Lori Ann Wysock and Yvonne Peraino and her husband, James, all of Hamilton Square; a son, Henry Wysock and his wife, Jennifer, of Hamilton Square; a sister, Theresa Pittello and her husband, Samuel, of Coal Township; five grandchildren, Angelique Wysock, Nicole and Amanda Peraino and Jonathan and Heather Wysock, and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Irene Darginski and Mary Grove.
WYSOCK — Henry A. "Fritz" Wysock, 78, of Hamilton Square, N.J. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Gregory the Great Church, Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, N.J. Family and friends may call from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hamilton Brenna-Cellini Funeral Home, 2365 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Hamilton Square. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Henry's memory either to
, online at www.lung.org/donate, or by mail to 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 800. Washington, DC 20004, or
, online at www.heart.org, or by mail at P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693.
Published in The News Item on Mar. 10, 2013