Robert G. (Doc) Leiser of Ethel Park Lane, Tunkhannock, died Tuesday, September 27, 2011, in Grandview, Mo. He was born in Binghamton, N.Y., on February 7, 1950, son of the late John and Marian Rose Carlin Leiser.
He had been employed at the Procter & Gamble Plant in Mehoopany for 26 years and currently at the Pump and Pantry on Mile Hill in Tunkhannock.
Doc had a great sense of humor, always enjoying a good laugh with family and friends. He was an avid square dancer and enjoyed traveling, referring to the trips as Hoot and Toots.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Leiser, and a sister, Joyce Sharer.
Surviving him are his wife of 15 years, Sally Pius Leiser; son, Steven, and companion Christine, Pittston; daughters, Kathy and husband John Filer Jr., Tunkhannock; Susan Huff, Rush, Pa.; Bonnie and her husband, Arthur Goulding Jr., Tunkhannock; 10 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with the Rev. Lori Robinson, pastor of the Eatonville United Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Sunnyside Cemetery in Tunkhannock. Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. this evening in the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.