Keith A. Piescienski, 74 of Northampton, PA, passed away on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center, Allentown, PA. Born May 27, 1947 in Northampton, PA, he was the son of the late Frank Piescienski and the late Dorothy (Miller) Piescienski. He was the husband of the late Sandra (Best) Piescienski who passed away October 11, 2017.
Keith was a graduate of Northampton Area Senior High School. He was last employed as an Electrician for the Phoenix Forge, Catasauqua, PA for 15 years before retiring in 2013. Prior to he was an electrician for the former Bethlehem Steel Corp. for many years until its closing. Keith served as a Past Fire Chief and active 50 year member of the Northampton Volunteer Fire Dept., and also served as Northampton Borough Councilman for 8 years. He was a Master Mason with Porter Lodge #284 F&A.M., Catasauqua, PA. He was also a 32nd Degree Mason and member of the the Lehigh Consistory, Valley of Allentown. Keith served his country as a Sgt. in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War.
He is survived by a daughter, Amy M. wife of Larry Snyder, Jr. of N. Catasauqua, PA; Step-Sons; Richard VanVliet of Easton, PA and Greg VanVliet and wife Rorie of Macungie, PA. 3 grandchildren and 5 step-grandchildren.
Funeral services with military honors will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday November 2, 2021 at the Schisler Funeral Home, 2119 Washington Avenue, Northampton, PA 18067. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, November 1, 2021 and 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Tues. Nov. 2, 2021 both at the funeral home. Future interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Contributions: May be made to Northampton Fire Dept. c/o the funeral home.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.schislerfuneralhomes.com
Published by Morning Call on Oct. 29, 2021.