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2015

Garrick, Lucy

Treven, John M., Jr.

Femc, Emma Rose

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Garrick, Lucy    January 16, 2015    [click here to email online condolence]

Lucy Garrick, 96, of Pleasant Mount, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale. Her husband George Garrick died May 25, 1990.

Born March 20, 1918, she was the daughter of the late John and Sadie McCormick LeStrange. Lucy graduated from Pleasant Mount High School. She was a member of St. James Church and its Altar and Rosary Society. She was a caring, kind, and compassionate woman who took a lot of pride in her home. The caregiver to her family. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Surviving are a son George Garrick, Jr. and wife Shirley, Prompton; a daughter Margaret Garrick, Rehobeth Beach, DE; nieces and nephews.

Also preceded in death by sisters Mary Arrigan and Agnes McCormick; and brothers Hubert, Leo, and James LeStrange.

Funeral will be Wednesday at 10:00 am from the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main Street, Forest City, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in St. James Church, Pleasant Mount. Interment St. James Cemetery. Viewing on Tuesday from 4-7 pm.

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Treven, John M., Jr.    January 15, 2015    [click here to email online condolence]

John M. Treven, Jr., 88, formerly of Forest City, died Thursday morning at the Balanced Care Bloomsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center. His wife Celia “Sis” Treven died in 2013. They were married for 60 years.

Born December 16, 1926 in Forest City, He was the son of the late John M. And Agnes Stare Treven. He graduated from of Forest City High School and Penn State University. Serving in the Army and Merchant Marines, he was a member of the American Legion post 524, Forest City. He was a member of Ascension Parish and an avid hunter. He belonged to the Forest City Sportsman Club, enjoyed woodworking and making beautiful furniture. Prior to retirement he worked at Bendix Corporation in Montrose, and as the PA Weights and Measures Susquehanna County Sealer. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Surviving are two sons, John Treven, III and wife Mary, Dallas; and Gary Treven and wife Denise, Bloomsburg; two sisters Mary Sopko and Claire Puchaty; four grandchildren, Stephanie, Matthew, John, and Mary Lynn; 3 great grandchildren Ayla, John, and Ella; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister Ann Staskavage.

Funeral will be Monday at 9:30 am from the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main Street, Forest City, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in St. Joseph's Church, Forest City. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery. Viewing on Sunday from 5-7 pm.

Memorial contributions can be made in John's name to the EOS Therapeutic Riding Center, www.eostrc.org.

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Femc, Emma Rose    January 2, 2015    [click here to email online condolence]

Emma Rose Femc, 88, of Browndale, died unexpectedly Friday morning at Regional Hospital, Scranton. Her husband of 63 years is Raymond Femc.

Born in Vandling, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Emma Grum Marnich. She was a graduate of Vandling High School, class of 1944 and prior to retirement, Emma was employed at Pangee Dress Co., Vandling. She belonged to Ascension Parish, Forest City. She was a member of the Slovenian Heritage Club and the ILGWU. She loved to sing and sang on St. Joseph's Choir for many years. She also loved to dance and went on many “Polka” bus trips and attended many local dances. She loved animals and took in many strays throughout the years, including her two loving cats, Buster and Cali. Emma lived for her family and friends and will be greatly missed by all.

Also surviving are two daughters, Diane Femc, Browndale and Carol Carroll and husband Jay, Scott Twp; two sisters, Vida Laurich, Metuchen, NJ and Martha Cook, Wayne, NJ; nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by three brothers, Ignatz, Frank, and Henry Grum; and a sister Agnes Warchol.

Funeral will be Tuesday from the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main Street, Forest City, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in St. Joseph's Church, Forest City. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery, Forest City. Viewing on Monday from 5-8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Emma's name to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Rd, S. Abington Twp, PA 18411.

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