Raymond Powell

Raymond Powell, 81, of Glendale, died Friday at home. His wife of 60 years is the former Sally Karp Powell.

Born in Dupont on June 4, 1932, he was the son of the late John and Loretta Collins Powell.

He is also survived by a son, Steven and wife, Debbie, Pittston Twp.; a brother, Floyd Powell and wife, Joyce, Hughestown; sisters, Carol Harashinski and Betty Ann Chmiel and husband, David, both of Dupont; grandchildren, Stefanie Carey and Deena Hobbs; great-grandchildren, Cole and Camryn Hobbs; his beloved dog, Otis; many nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by two brothers, John "Hank" and Joseph Powell.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Spring Brook Congregational Church, 209 Beech Road, Moscow, by the Rev. Doug Littleton. Family and friends are asked to go directly to the church. There will be no procession from the funeral home to the church.

Friends may call Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea. Interment will be held at the Spring Brook Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Spring Brook Congregational Church.

Online condolences may be sent at www.kiesingerfu neralservices.com.

Published in Scranton Times from Feb. 1 to Feb. 2, 2014