Leroy R. Pesotine

June 27th, 2015 1:47 am

First Posted: 1/6/2013

Leroy R. Pesotine, 77, of Harding, passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.

Born in Duryea on May 1, 1935, he was the son of the late Henry and Josephine Kosior Pesotine.

He was a graduate of Duryea High School, class of 1953.

Prior to retirement, he was employed as a team coordinator for Procter & Gamble, Mehoopany.

He was a member of the Dallas Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.

His hobbies included traveling, gardening, cooking, sports and spending time with his beloved family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Sean Pesotine, and a brother, Sidney Pesotine.

Surviving are his wife of 52 years, Felicia Adonizio Pesotine, sons, Lee Patrick Pesotine, Pittston; Christopher Pesotine and his wife, Colleen, Inkerman; daughter, Donna Lukasavage, Harding; brothers Henry (Sonny) Pesotine, Duryea; Alan Pesotine and his wife, Lin, Duryea; sister, Joan Doran, and her husband, Henry, Duryea; brother-in-law, Kenneth C. Pesotini Sr., Springbrook; numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 in the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston, with Congregation Elder Frank Tibus officiating. Private interment took place in Mountain View Burial Park, Harding.

Online condolences may be made at www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com.