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Joseph Kotansky Obituary

Joseph Kotansky, 85, of Hazleton passed away Thursday in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton.

Born in Hazleton, he was the son of the late Joseph and Helen (Kravitz) Kotansky.

Joe was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, Hazleton, and served in the U.S. Navy for four years. He was the head of the Hazleton Community Ambulance Association and was a chief at the Pioneer Fire Company. Joe worked for Abutco Plastics before working for Sears until his retirement.

Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, were his sisters, Judith Eroh and Lynn Aliemcco.

Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Marie (Doddo) Kotansky; son, Joseph Kotansky Jr. and wife, Deborah, Louisiana; and grandchildren, Christopher and Stephanie.

Private services for the immediate family will be held at their convenience and are under the direction of Fierro Funeral Service Inc., Hazleton.

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