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Monday, May 15, 2000     Page: 5A

Stanley J. Jarolin, 67, of Kosciuszko Street, Nanticoke, died Saturday at Kieler Pond, Newport Township.
    Born in Nanticoke, he was a son of the late Emil and Victoria (Struzenski) Jarolin.
    He was a 1950 graduate of Nanticoke High School.
    He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean conflict, serving as an airman first class.
    He was self-employed as a plumbing contractor for Jarolin Plumbing & Heating, Nanticoke, and represented the 119th District in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1982-1998.
    He was past president of the Nanticoke Lions Club and the Nanticoke Chamber of Commerce; a member of St. Mary's Church, Nanticoke; the Nanticoke Fraternal Order of Eagles; Nanticoke Fraternal Order of Police; Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1425; Tatra Club of Luzerne County; American Legion Post 350, Nanticoke; Pennsylvania State Troopers Association; and the White Eagle Fishing Club. He was former tax collector for the City of Nanticoke.
    He was preceded in death by his brother, Emil; and sister, Marie Hvozda.
    Surviving are his wife, the former Theresa Raymond, Nanticoke; sons, Michael, Nanticoke; and Robert, Annandale, Va.; daughters, Kathleen Buchkowski and Brenda Heck, both of Nanticoke; one grandchild; brother, Joseph, Sheatown section of Newport Township; sister, Jean Czapracki, Pallisades Park, N.J.; and nephews.
    Military funeral services conducted by American Legion Post 350 will be at 8:30 a.m. Thursday from the Grontkowski Funeral Home P.C., 51-53 W. Green St., Nanticoke, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. in St. Mary's Church, Nanticoke, with the Rev. John Krafchak officiating.
    Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township.
    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
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