MOUNTAIN TOP — Stanley E. Gemski, 65, of Mountain Top, passed away Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at his residence.
Born in Wilkes-Barre on Feb. 7, 1949, he attended St. Peter and Paul's Grade School and was a graduate Plains Memorial High School, class of 1966. A graduate of Temple University, class of 1973, he received a Bachelor of Science in education and was also a member of the football squad.
Stan was a 1998 inductee to the Plains Sports Hall of Fame, excelling in football, basketball and baseball.
He was a member of the Laborers Union Local 215. He was last employed by Rosen Real Estate, Kingston, as a real estate appraiser.
Stan was Crestwood High School's field hockey's greatest supporter.
In addition to his mother, Josephine Gemski, he was preceded in death by his sister, Rosalyn Gemski.
Surviving, in addition to his loving wife of 41 years, the former Elvetta (Discher), is his brother, Bernard Gemski, Plains Township.
Private funeral services will be held Friday morning from the Desiderio Funeral Home Inc., 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top, with entombment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township.