John Dempsey, 67, of Lansford, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, April 9, 2013 in his residence. He was the companion of Carol Binder.
Born in Jersey City, NJ, he was a son of the late John and Jean (Garibaldi) Dempsey.
Surviving along with his companion are sons, Christian and his wife Erin of North Carolina; John and his wife, Kathleen of Georgia; and Daniel of Coaldale; daughters, Melissa and her fiancée, James Norwood of Coaldale; Erin and her fiancée, Jimmie Rollins of Virginia; and Shannon Markwordt and her husband, Joshua of North Carolina; brothers, Stephen and Hugh, both of New Jersey; and 10 grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by sisters, Patricia and Mary.
The Svercheck-Blazosky Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
Published by Times News on Apr. 12, 2013.