Joseph B. Fives, 71, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dianne Crowe.
Born March 25, 1942, in Mount Pleasant Twp., he was the son of the late Michael and Rose Gill Fives. He was employed by PennDOT in Honesdale for 35 years before retiring.
He is survived by his daughter, Susan Fives and husband, Matt Coburn; brothers, Tom and Billy; and a sister, Margaret Carden.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Magdalen Church in Honesdale. Interment will follow in St. Cecelia's Cemetery.
Friends may visit Hessling Funeral Home Inc., Honesdale, on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m.
Condolences: www.hes slingfuneralhome.com