Obituaries » John Gosciewski
April 7, 2018
April 7, 2018
John Gosciewski, 74 of Hanover Township, passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
He was born in Wilkes-Barre on September 3, 1943, the son of the late John and Nancy Diamanti Gosciewski.
John was a graduate of St. Nicholas High School class of 1961, and he attended Penn State University, Wilkes-Barre Campus.
Prior to retiring, John was employed for 50 years as a plant manager at the Penn Refrigeration Service Corp, Hanover Township. He was a member of St. Robert Bellarmine Parish at St. Aloysius Church, Wilkes-Barre.
John was a 4th Degree Member of the Knights of Columbus, Bishop William J. Haffey Assembly and a member of Wilkes-Barre Knights of Columbus Council 302. He was active for more than 30 years with the Hanover Township Cub Scout Pack 66, serving as a scout master. John also served as president of the Holy Rosary Federal Credit Union and he was a committee member for the Dr. George P. Moses Wyoming Valley Senior All-Star Classic.
Surviving are his wife, Regina Dutt Gosciewski with whom he would have celebrated his 50th wedding anniversary on November 23, 2018; son, John Gosciewski and his wife, Jennifer of Bear Creek; granddaughter, Alyvia Gosciewski; nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday at 10 am from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10:30 am in St. Robert Bellarmine Parish at St. Aloysius Church, Division & Barney Streets, Wilkes-Barre.
Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 4-7 pm at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Joseph’s Center, 2010 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting John’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.