John W. Lahotski, Peckville, died Wednesday at home after being stricken ill. His wife is the former Muriel Howie.
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Born in Throop, son of the late Steven and Pauline Atchison Lahotski, he was employed as the used truck sales manager for Sherwood Freightliner.
Also surviving are sons, Steven, Nanticoke; and Thomas, at home; a brother, Paul Lahotski, Throop; and a sister, Deborah Wasenko, Throop.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, William Lahotski.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made in Thomas' name to the Northeast Autism Center, 1401 Mulberry St., Scranton, PA 18510.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Vanston and James Funeral Home under the care and direction of Robert C. Jones, funeral director.
Published in Scranton Times on Dec. 14, 2012