Stephen Paul Oselinsky Sr.

Stephen Paul Oselinsky Sr., a lifelong resident of Old Forge, died at home Monday morning after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife, the former Phyllis Danks. Wed on July 14, 1962, the couple was married for 50 years.

Son of the late Alex and Mary Tirpak Oselinsky, Steve was a graduate of Old Forge High School, class of 1957. Before his illness, he had worked in sales, then worked for 20 years as a teller for Pocono Downs.

An avid bowler and golfer, he was a member of St. Nicholas of Myra Byzantine Catholic Church in Old Forge. He will be forever missed by his family and friends.

Also surviving are his two children, his son, Stephen Oselinsky Jr., and wife, Lisa; and his daughter, Lee Anne Rossi, all of Old Forge; two sisters, Anna Mae Nykaza and husband, Frank, of Old Forge; and Elaine Ezbiansky and husband, Jack, of Macungie; two grandchildren, Lauren Oselinsky and Dominick Rossi; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services by the Rev. Gary J. Mensinger were conducted on Thursday in St. Nicholas of Myra Parish Cemetery Chapel. Interment followed.

Arrangements, Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge.

Visit www.KearneyFuner to leave an online condolence.

Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 30, 2012