Theodore C. Piekanski

Theodore C. Piekanski, 88, of Throop, died Jan. 9 at VNA Hospice in Scranton. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores McDermott Piekanski.

Born in Edwardsville, he was the son of the late Zigmond and Helen Piekanski. He was proud to be an Army veteran of World War II and a POW. He retired from Tobyhanna Army Depot.

His favorite pastime was golfing with his good friends.

Surviving are sons, James and Theodore; daughter-in-law, Maureen; three granddaughters, Keara, Meghan and Lauren; two brothers, Leo and Michael; and a sister, Marie.

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Helen.

Private services were held at St. John's Cemetery, Throop.

Published in Scranton Times on Feb. 17, 2013