Stanley J. Pyzia Jr. passed peacefully into eternal life in the presence of his wife and daughters in Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre on September 28, 2006.
He was born April 2, 1926, in Wilkes-Barre, to Stanley J. Sr. and Stephanie Jamiolkowski Pyzia and attended Coughlin High School, Wilkes-Barre. Stanley resided in Philadelphia for 35 years and was employed as a security officer, then later retired back to Wilkes-Barre.
He was preceded in death by his sisters Marion Ratchford and Dorothy Wincek.
Stanley is survived by his spouse of 51 years, the former Josephine Rosiak; daughters Monica Pyzia, of Hellertown, PA; Ann Marie Walker, of Jamison, PA; son-in-law Dan Walker; and grandchildren Kristen and Lauren Walker.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Monday, October 2, 2006, at St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre. Monsignor Joseph Raucher, his pastor, officiated. Interment was in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Funeral arrangements were by Leo P. Lehman Funeral Home, 689 Hazle Ave., Wilkes-Barre. Condolences can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.