John Arbochus

John Arbochus, 69, a lifelong resident of Scranton and a resident of Allied Services Developmental Services Division, died Sunday morning in Hospice Community Care, Dunmore, after an illness.

He was born in Scranton and was the son of the late Anthony and Helen Lezinski Arbochus.

He enjoyed listening to polkas, Lawrence Welk and State of the Union addresses. He had a good memory and was able to recall the smallest of details.

The family would like to thank the staff at Allied Services D.S.D. and the staff at the Hospice Community Care, Dunmore, for all the warm wonderful care they provided to John and his family.

Surviving are a brother, Anthony J. Arbochus and his wife, Connie, Scranton; and a sister, Marianne Arbochus, Scranton.

Funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Interment will be private in Abington Hills Cemetery, South Abington Twp.

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Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 28, 2013