May 7, 2012
Paul Puscavage Sr., 46, of Dupont, passed away Monday in his home. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of Jacob Puscavage of Edwardsville and the late Beverly Owen Puscavage. He was a graduate of Wyoming Area, class of 1985. Paul served in the 109th National Guard, West Pittston. For many years, he was employed at the Commission of Economic Opportunity and System Source. He was a member of the VFW Post 4909 of Dupont and the Polish American Citizens Club of Dupont. "Paul, we knew you couldn't live without your best friend Dodger. It's only been two weeks since Dodger passed and we knew in our hearts that he was calling you home. He missed you and you missed him. Now you both are together for eternity." "Don't shed tears of pain or sorrow. Shed tears of joy and laughter because now I'm reunited with my best pal, Dodger." Preceding him in death was his best friend and companion, his dog, Dodger. Surviving are his son, Paul Puscavage Jr., Forty Fort; grandchildren, Marisa Puscavage, Trevor Winslow and Skyler Jesso; sisters, Beverly Daniels, Jenkins; Lisa Cerase, Inkerman; brothers, Jacob Puscavage III, Wilkes-Barre; Keith Puscavage, Edwardsville; nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 8 p.m. in the Metcalfe and Shaver Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming, with the Rev. Jeffery Klansek of the First Baptist Church of Wyoming officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family. Friends may call Wednesday, 5 to 8 p.m.
Published in Times Leader from May 8 to May 9, 2012