Frank J. Malec Jr., 70, of Hanover Twp., passed away Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Twp.
Born in Bridgeport, Conn., on Feb. 4, 1948, he was the son of the late Frank J. Sr. and Anna (Butka) Malec.
He was a Vietnam Era U.S. Navy veteran. He was also a member of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, Hanover Twp., and was an active amateur radio operator, with the call sign WB3CQD.
Surviving are his wife of 48 years, the former Wanda (Chabin) Malec; daughter, Joanna Masher; son, Michael Malec; granddaughters, Samantha and Nicole Masher; sisters, Felicia Domulevicz and husband, Gene; Francine Armstrong and husband, Steve; brothers, Ernest Malec and wife, Grace; Mark Malec; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday from George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley. A Mass of Christian Burial is at 10 a.m. in Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, with the Rev. Richard Cirba officiating. Interment with military honors will follow in Hanover Green Cemetery, Hanover Twp.
Family and friends may call Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
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Published by Citizens Voice on Feb. 11, 2018.