Charles Kosciuk

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Service Information
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
601 Dundaff St
Dickson City, PA
18519
(570)-489-6941
Calling hours
Friday, Apr. 26, 2019
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
601 Dundaff St
Dickson City, PA 18519
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Funeral
Saturday, Apr. 27, 2019
11:30 AM
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
601 Dundaff St
Dickson City, PA 18519
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Funeral Mass
Saturday, Apr. 27, 2019
12:00 PM
Holy Cross Parish
Olyphant, PA
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Obituary

Charles Kosciuk, 80, of Olyphant, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 24, surrounded by his whole family. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Charlotte Bulford Kosciuk.

Born in Moosic, he was the son of the late Edward Charles and Genevieve Grabowski Kosciuk, and was a member of Holy Cross Parish, Olyphant. Charles was also a member of American Legion Post 327, VFW Post 25, the Polish Society of Scranton and an associate member of the Fraternal Order of Police. He was educated in St. Mary's Polish School of Greenwood, Moosic, and Moosic High School. Charles was a United States Army ranger, stationed in Korea, and worked as a carpenter prior to his passing.

Charles was an avid outdoorsman, hunter and fisherman, who loved to visit Canada for fishing trips. He would help anyone with anything at any time. Dearly loved his family, he was loved in turn by many who will miss him, especially his private hunting and fishing club.

Also surviving are six children, Charles and wife, Deborah, Olyphant; David and wife, Lorraine, Lake Ariel; Charlene Kosciuk and boyfriend, Timothy, Peckville; Elizabeth Davis and husband, James, Dickson City; James and girlfriend, Tammy, Olyphant; and Dale and wife, Lori, Dickson City. Charles is also survived by nine brothers and sisters, Arthur, Gerard, Alfrieda, Joe, Natalie, Norbert, Lorraine, Dolores and Eleanor; 15 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Charles was also preceded in death by a brother, Raymond.

The funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday from the Frank T. Mazur Funeral Home Inc., 601 Dundaff St., Dickson City, with a funeral Mass at noon at Holy Cross Parish, Olyphant. Interment will be at Holy Ghost Cemetery, Blakely.

Friends may call Friday from 4 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the or the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

For directions, or to leave an online condolence, visit the funeral home website.

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Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 25, 2019
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