DALLAS — Joseph Arthur Dymond Sr., 78, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Wilkes Barre General Hospital.
Born in Tunkhannock, he was the son of the late Floyd and Madge Brown Dymond. He was a graduate of Tunkhannock High School.
Joseph was in construction with Bechtel Construction Co. and was a member of Local 542 Operating Engineers in Wilkes-Barre. He was also a member of The Centermoreland United Methodist Church.
Joseph was preceded in death by his wife, the former Celeste Machell, in 1997; sisters, Evelyn Berger and Betty Wikoski; brothers, John and Floyd Dymond and George Harps.
Surviving are sons, Joseph Dymond and his wife, Jacqueline, James Dymond, Clifford Dymond; daughter, Debra Lamoreux and her husband, William, all of Centermoreland; grandchildren, Jamie Dymond, Stephanie Dymond, Bradley Lamoreux, David Lamoreux, Zak Dymond, Luke Dymond and Olivia Dymond; great-grandchildren, Mason and Sawyer Dymond; brother, Frank Dymond, East Stroudsburg; sisters, Florence Lucky, Phoenix, Ariz., Sandy Rader, Gathersburg, Md., Mary Lou McDonald, Washington D.C., and Shirley Stofflet, Stroudsburg.
Funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at the Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, with the Rev. Judy Walker officiating. Interment will be in Marsh Cemetery, Centermoreland. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.