Francis M. Creedon

Francis M. Creedon, 90, of Moosic, died Friday morning in Commonwealth Hospice Care at Regional Hospital of Scranton. His wife is the former Ann Lavelle.

Born Feb. 23, 1923, in Moosic, son of the late William and Catherine Tigue Creedon, he was a World War II veteran and employed by the U.S. Post Office in Morristown, N.J.

He enjoyed hunting, the outdoors and walking his dog, Mox. He was also a member of the VFW post in Shippensburg.

The family would like to thank Allied Home Health, Telespond Adult Day Care Services and Commonwealth Hospice.

Also surviving are five children, Michael and wife, Christine; Mary Karbowski and husband, Art; John and wife, Ruth; Edward and Joseph; and eight grandchildren, Carolyn, Patrick, Thomas and wife, Danielle; Greer, Kathryn and husband, Paul Szumski; Hayley; Mathew and wife, Rebecca; Dominic and wife, Ashley.

The funeral will be Tuesday with Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Queen of the Apostles Parish, Avoca. Interment, St. Mary's Cemetery, Avoca.

Friends may call at the church on Tuesday from 9 until the time of the Mass.

Arrangements are by the Paul F. Leonard Funeral Home, 575 N. Main St., Pittston.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Queen of Apostles Parish, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca, PA 18641 or to Commonwealth Hospice Care, 746 Jefferson Ave., Scranton.

Funeral Home

Paul F Leonard Funeral Home
575 N Main St Pittston, PA 18640
(570) 654-0564

Published in Scranton Times from May 11 to May 12, 2013