Obituaries » Leonard J. Zoeller
October 4, 2017
Leonard J. Zoeller
October 4, 2017
Leonard J. Zoeller, 74, of Plains Township, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
Leonard was born on July 5, 1943, the son of Leonard A. and Mary Demyun Zoeller. He was a graduate of Coughlin High School. Leonard was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was employed as a machinist at Topps Chewing Gum, Consolidated Cigar, and most recently at 8th Street Metal.
Leonard was an avid outdoorsman and was an active member of the Cherry Run Rod and Gun Club in Sullivan County.
He is survived by his fiancé, Catherine Gibblets, Pittston; daughter, Carolynn McGlinchey and her husband, Edward, Lancaster; son, Leonard C. Zoeller and Kimberly Verruggio, Wilkes-Barre; grandchildren, Owen and Caitlyn McGlinchey and Elizabeth Jane and Rachel Ann Zoeller.
Funeral services will be held on Monday at 9:30 AM from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10 AM in St. Nicholas Church, 226 S. Washington Street, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in St. Nicholas Cemetery, Shavertown.
Friends may call on Sunday from 2-4 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Leonard’s name to the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1111 East End Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting Leonard’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.