DALLAS TWP. — Memorial funeral services have been scheduled for Joseph A. Habersky, 65, a resident of Dallas Township, who passed away on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at the Kindred Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, after a valiant fight against pancreatic and gastric cancer.
A memorial visitation will be held 2 to 6 p.m. on Friday at the Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., 140 N. Main St., Shavertown. A memorial funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Therese's Church, 64 Davis St., Shavertown, with the Rev. James J. Paisley, his pastor, officiating. As per Joseph's request, those attending the visitation or memorial Mass are asked not to wear all black, and for the men, please feel free to leave your tie at home because Joe disliked wearing a necktie unless it was absolutely necessary.
Joseph was privately laid to rest Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Mount Olivet Roman Catholic Cemetery, Carverton.