Jerome A. Lencoski, 76, of Tunkhannock passed away unexpectedly after a short battle with cancer on Saturday December 14, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Judith Miller Lencoski.
Born in Wilkes-Barre on September 10, 1943 he was the son of the late Jerome D. and Margaret A. Tomaskovic Lencoski. He was a 1961 graduate of Swoyersville High School and an Army Veteran. Prior to his retirement he was employed as a Millwright Machinist at P&G Mehoopany for 30 years.
He was a member of the Black Walnut American Legion and the P&G Retirement Group and Ladies Pennsylvania Slovak Catholic Union. Jerry enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman.
In addition to his wife he is survived by son, Jerome A. of Shickshinny, PA; daughter, Suzanne L. Cuddy of Morgantown, Pa.; brother, John Lencoski of Swoyersville, PA; sister, Mary Ann, of Wilkes-Barre, PA; brother, Andrew of Avon Lake Ohio; grandchildren, Nicole Beougher, Elora Lencoski, Emily Lencoski, Erin Cuddy, and Zachary Lencoski.
He was preceded in death by brother, Joseph Lencoski.
Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements and care entrusted to Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc. 73. W. Tioga St. Tunkhannock, PA 18657.