Joseph L. Depoley

Joseph L. Depoley, Scranton, died peacefully Wednesday morning at home. His wife is the former Christine Chorba. The couple had been married since Jan. 17, 1966.

Born March 5, 1944, in Archbald, son of the late Joseph and Antoinette Verduce Depoley, he was formerly employed at the Haddon Craftsmen Inc. for 30 years. He was also formerly employed at Scranton Lace for three years before his retirement.

He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who especially loved his one and only grandchild, Sarah.

Also surviving are two daughters, Donna Depoley; and Joanne Depoley; and two sons, Richard Depoley and John Depoley, all of Scranton; and a granddaughter, Sarah Depoley.

A blessing service will be conducted Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Howard J. Snowdon Funeral Home, 1810 Sanderson Ave., Scranton. Interment, St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery, Archbald.

Friends may call Friday, 4 to 8 p.m. For online condolences or directions, go to

Funeral Home

Howard J Snowdon Funeral Home
1810 Sanderson Avenue Scranton, PA 18509
(570) 343-0712

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 28, 2013