Stanley Kowalczyk

Stanley "Slim" Kowalczyk of Cherry Ridge, Honesdale, died Wednesday at home. He is survived by his wife, the former Janice Hooley.

Born in Scranton on Sept. 16, 1924, he was the son of the late Stanley and Stella Sczymanski Kowalczyk.

Also surviving are a daughter, Jody Simon and husband Bill, children Raegan and twins Zackary and Stella; stepsons, Matthew Bowman and wife, Monique and stepdaughter, Taylor Hall; Todd Bowman and wife, Julie and children, Kailyn and Grace; and Doug Bowman and children, Samantha and Dylan; brothers, Louis and wife, Marion; Frank and Michael; sisters, Mary McDonald and husband, Paul; and Angie Fox and husband, Joseph; many nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by brothers, Daniel, Alfred, John and Joseph; and sister, Dorothy.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at noon in the Central United Methodist Church, Honesdale. Interment will be in the spring in Glen Dyberry Cemetery.

Friends may visit Saturday, 10 to 11:30 a.m., at the Hessling Funeral Home Inc., Honesdale. Condolences: www.hesslingfuneralhome.com.

Published in Scranton Times on Feb. 15, 2013