John "Jack" Atcavage Jr., of Kingston, passed away Monday, April 8, 2013, at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Wilkes Barre, a son of Dolores Donovitch and the late John Atcavage, Jack was a graduate of West Side Central Catholic High School, Kingston, Class of 1972, and a graduate of King's College, Class of 1976.
Jack was very active in Scouting and attained the highest rank of Eagle Scout. He was also an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.
Jack was the owner and operator of Frank's Quality Market in Luzerne. Prior to that, he started a catering partnership with his late father, John.
Surviving, in addition to his mom, Dolores, are sisters, Marilyn Atcavage (John), Phoenixville, Pa., and Carolyn Kehrli, Glenmoore; brother, Richard Atcavage, Gwynedd Valley; nieces, Katelyn Atcavage and Nicole Kehrli; nephews, Richard Atcavage and Sean Atcavage; and a very dear friend, Jennifer McLaughlin.
Family and friends may call Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Lehman-Gregory Funeral Home Inc., 281 Chapel St., Swoyersville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Holy Family Parish, Bennett Street, Luzerne. Anyone attending is asked to go directly to the church. Interment will be in St. Mary's Annunciation Cemetery, Pringle.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Boy Scouts of America.
Published in Times Leader on Apr. 10, 2013