Eugene L. Nowakowski, of Noble Street, Nanticoke, passed away Saturday evening at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
He was born in Nanticoke, a son of the late Andrew and Lillian Dembowski Nowakowski. He attended Nanticoke schools and was a member of Holy Trinity Church, Nanticoke.
He was employed as a quality inspector for Techneglas for 11 years, followed by the maintenance department of Nanticoke School District. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, serving as a supply clerk.
He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Helen Cyron, in 2003; and by a daughter, Philomae Walters, in 1986; and sister Isabel Pashinski.
Presently surviving are a son, Gene, and his wife, Diane, Nanticoke; grandson Neil, Mountain Top; brother Edward Nowakowski, Hanover Green; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 1, 2007, at 9:30 a.m. from the Grontkowski Funeral Home P.C., 51-53 W. Green St., Nanticoke, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Holy Trinity Church, Nanticoke, with the Rev. James Nash officiating.
Interment will be in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Nanticoke. Calling hours will be on Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m.