Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
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1933 - 2019
James G. Sickler, 86, of Northmoreland, passed away peacefully on the morning of Sept. 11, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy M. Goble Sickler.

Born in Eatonville on March 27, 1933, he was the son of the late Chester and Flossie Corby Sickler.

James served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War Era.

In addition to his wife, Jim is survived by sons: James G. and wife Charlene A. of Tunkhannock, Stephen and wife Charlene M. of Centermoreland, Randy and wife Kim of Centermoreland, and Benjamin and wife Jan of Evans Falls; daughter Donna Jones of Centermoreland; brother Robert Sickler of Thurston Hollow; sister Dorothy Shupp of Thurston Hollow; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by brothers: Paul and Harold Sickler; and sisters: Sara Greenley and Myrtle Wyda.

Family and friends were invited to attend Jim's funeral service on Saturday morning, Sept. 14, from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Pastor Joel Byer presiding. Interment with full military honors followed in Perrins Marsh Cemetery, Centermoreland.

A viewing for family and friends was held on Friday, Sept. 13, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Jim's name to Northmoreland Township Volunteer Fire Company or Franklin Northmoreland Ambulance, 1618 Demunds Rd., Tunkhannock, PA 18612.

The family would like to thank the Allied Hospice Center for all its care and support during this time.

Please visit the funeral home website to share memories or extend condolences.
Published in The Wyoming County Examiner on Sept. 18, 2019
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