James F. Balon, 74, of Mountain Top, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center.
Born in Mount Jewett, he was a son of the late John and Lillian Balon.
James retired from RCA Corp., Mountain Top, where he had been employed for 37 years. He was an avid hunter for the majority of his life.
In addition to his parents, James is preceded in death by his sister, Elaine Greenwald; nephew, Robert Mix; niece, Linda Parr.
He is survived by his sons, Richard Balon and his wife, Diane, and Michael Balon, all of Mountain Top; grandchildren, Mykenzie and Jazmin Balon; sister, Donna Sleepy, Pittsfield, Pa.; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family and are under the direction of McCune Funeral Home, Mountain Top.