Peter Borick

Peter Borick, 97, of Herrick Center, died Tuesday at home. His wife is the former Marian Maslar. The couple would have celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary in September.

Born in Olyphant, son of the late Metro and Elizabeth Guman Borick, he was a member of St. John's Byzantine Church, Forest City. He was educated in the Herrick Center and Pleasant Mount schools. Before his retirement in 1987, Peter worked at Specialty Records in Olyphant. He had previously been employed by PennDOT and Agway. He was an active sportsman, fisherman, hunter, gardener and loved to make rag carpets. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who loved being with his family.

Also surviving are two sons, Peter M. Borick and wife, Carol, Berwick; and Anthony J. Borick and wife, Margee, Manlius, N.Y.; three grandchildren, Carissa L. Hench and husband, Seth; Adam J. Borick and wife, Kimberly; and Kacie Noelle Borick; a great-granddaughter, Carter Lane Borick; a sister, Veronica Krall, Thompson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Peter M. Borick Jr.; four sisters, Anna Abbruzze, Mary Howells, Helen Borick and Elizabeth Flora; and two brothers, George and Paul Borick.

The funeral will be Friday with services at 10 a.m. in the Jones & Brennan Funeral Home, 430 Main St., Forest City, by the Rev. John Cigna, pastor of St. John's Byzantine Church. Interment will follow in St. John's Cemetery, Forest City.

Friends may call on Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m. For directions or to send online condolences, visit the funeral home website.

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Published by Scranton Times from Apr. 7 to Apr. 8, 2021.
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Tony, Margee and Family We are so sorry for your loss. May you always know that your father did things just they way he wanted right to the end. To leave this world as peacefully and with family at home is just what he wanted
Pat & Fred
April 9, 2021
Tony, Margee and the Family, My personal and on behalf of all of us at RAM-TECH, our heartfelt condolences and our deepest sympathies. May God give you the peace that you seek.
April 8, 2021
Your friends at RAM-TECH
April 8, 2021
We are truly sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in knowing this is only temporary. A future promise awaits to see him again. (Joh,5:28,29)
April 8, 2021
to the Borick Family, sorry to here of Peter's passing. May he rest in peace
Emil Suchy
April 8, 2021