January 25, 2014
The Rev. Lawrence J. Victor, 77, of Minersville, passed away peacefully at Luther Ridge at Seiders Hill, Pottsville, on Saturday morning.
Born in Union City, N.J., he was a son of the late John and Alice Rose Yuricks Victor.
He graduated from high school at the age of 14 and received his bachelor's degree from Penn State University
. He attended Immaculate Conception Seminary, Darlington, N.J., and was ordained May 25, 1963. He served at various parishes of the Camden Diocese until retiring.
He resided in Minersville with his aunt, Evelyn Bluis, until her passing.
Surviving are a brother, Jay; an aunt, Mary Tedesco; a niece, Linda Wameling and her husband, Christopher; and dear friends, the Rev. John Bloh and Bud and Ann Marie Barnes.
Private funeral services will be held from Dutcavich Funeral Home, Minersville, with the Rev. Leo J. Maletz officiating. Interment will be in Our Lady of Fatima Cemetery, West Mahanoy Township.