Joseph M. Hricenak

Joseph M. Hricenak, 87, of Clarks Summit, died Sunday evening at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. His wife, the former Betty Marcy, preceded him in death.

Born on Sept. 7, 1925, in Clarks Summit, he was the son of Steve and Mary Hrebin Hricenak. He was a retired union mason with Local 130, having worked for W.D. Iacono & Co.

Joe was a very popular resident at Allied Services, Scranton.

Surviving are a brother, Steve Hricenak, Old Forge; several nephews and nieces, including Barbara Barletta and husband, Malcolm, with whom he resided.

He was also preceded in death by six brothers, John, Steve, Michael, Andrew, William and George; and five sisters, Ann Hricenak, Mary Hunisch, Sophie O'Neal, Helen Legezdh and Margaret Hudzinski.

The funeral will be Wednesday at 8 p.m. in the Paul F. Leonard Funeral Home, 575 N. Main St., Pittston. Interment will take place at the convenience of the family.

Friends may call from 6 until the time of the service.

Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 15, 2013