Obituaries » Louis P. DeFalco
June 16, 2018
Louis P. DeFalco
June 16, 2018
Louis P. DeFalco, 89, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Saturday at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
He was born in Hanover Township on July 20, 1928, a son of the late Ralph and Carmella Coccia DeFalco. Louis was a 1946 graduate of Hanover Township High School. He was an Army veteran serving as a corporal in Germany during the Korean War.
Prior to his retirement, he had been employed for 40 years at the Okonite Wire & Rope Company in New Jersey.
Louis was preceded in death by his wife, June Bayer DeFalco in 2013. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Dominic, Philip, Carl, Joseph, Anthony, John DeFalco and by an infant brother, Louis DeFalco and by his sisters, Mary, Julia and Margaret.
Surviving are his children, Bruce Bayer, Dallas, Keith Bayer and his companion, Ed Fataicher, Edwardsville, Eric Bayer and his wife, Joanne, Wilkes-Barre and Alisa Bayer, Key West, Fl; grandchildren, April Marie Bayer, Pamela Bayer, Kimberly Fritz and her husband, Brian, Eric Bayer and Briana Bayer; great grandchildren, Hannah, Miriah, Ashaley, Kendall and Brianna; and by his nephew, Paul Benjamin.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday at 10 am from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue. Rev. Carol E. Coleman will officiate. Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 4-6 pm at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting Louis’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.