William W. Jendrek

William W. Jendrek, 76, formerly of Nicholson, died Monday at Carbondale Nursing Home. His wife, the former Ruth Ann Rogers, died in 2010.

Born in Baltimore, son of the late Leo and Carrie Heinmiller Jendrek, he was employed by Beloit Manhattan in Waverly for 23 years before retirement.

The family would like to thank the staff of Carbondale Nursing Home and Hospice of the Sacred Heart for their support and care.

Surviving are two sons, Phillip White and Ken Jendrek, both of Clarks Summit; three daughters, Rebecca Empet, Vandling; Robin Ward, Nicholson; and Pam Ross, Clarks Summit; a brother, Richard Jendrek, Berlin, Md.; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Charles H. Litwin Funeral Home, 91 State St., Nicholson, by the Rev. Linda Eckersley. Interment will be in Sandy Bank Cemetery, Greenfield Twp.

Friends may call Saturday, from 1 until service time. For directions or online condolences, visit www.litwinfuneral home.com.

Published in Scranton Times on Feb. 20, 2013