John Brdaric Jr., 60, of Bunker Hill, passed away at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township, after a tremendous accident while doing what he loved to do - tear things apart.
Born Aug. 4, 1953, in Kingston, he was a son of Helene Lazar Brdaric and the late John "Butch" Sr. He was the owner/operator of Brdaric Excavating Co., and the owner of Buck Mountain Quarry. He was president of the Bunker Hill Outlaws. His passion was driving snowmobiles, Harleys and RZRs.
He was preceded in death, in addition to his father, by his companion of 10 years, Lou Anne Evans.
Surviving are his children, Jamie and her husband, Bryan Fedor, and John and his wife, Carrie, both of Kingston Township; grandchildren, Colbie and Brooklyn Brdaric, and Ashlyn Wilson; his former wife, Nancy Brdaric; extended grand-family, Maddi Evans, Plains Township, and Brynlee O'Boyle, Luzerne; and his dog, Tyler.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Holy Family Parish, Luzerne, with the Rev. Michael Zipay officiating. Interment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Kingston Township. Family and friends are to meet with the family 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Holy Family Parish. John's family requests that friends go directly to the church Friday morning.
To light a virtual candle or to leave a message of condolence for John's family, please visit www.betzjastremski.com.
BETZ-JASTREMSKI FUNERAL HOME,INC. - LUZERNE
568 BENNETT ST. LUZERNE Luzerne, PA 18709
Published in Times Leader from Sept. 11 to Sept. 12, 2013