WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Harold J. Hannon, 73, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Celtic HealthCare, Inpatient Unit, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
He was born in Wilkes-Barre on Aug. 22, 1940. He was a son of the late Daniel and Agnes Harrison Hannon.
He was employed by Topps Inc., Scranton, until his retirement in 2003, where he was a member of the Central PA Teamsters Union.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, most especially his nieces and nephews and their families, all of whom he loved dearly. He also enjoyed camping with his family and friends and working on his model train collection.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Daniel and Thomas Hannon; and his beloved dog, Panda.
Surviving are his loving wife of 50 years, the former Margaret (Shigo) Hannon; sister, Beverly Arcuri; brothers, William and Leo Hannon; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday from the George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley, with the Rev. Carol Coleman officiating. Entombment will follow in St. Mary's Mausoleum, Hanover Township. Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday and 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Harold's name to Celtic HealthCare.