In Loving Memory of Albert J. Powell
Albert J. PowellDunmore, PA March 29, 1920 ~ July 25, 2015 Date of Service: July 28, 2015
Albert J. Powell, 95, of Dunmore died Saturday morning in VNA Hospice at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. His wife, the former Eleanor Lulewicz, died in November 2000. The couple had been married for 54 years.
Born in Throop, son of the late John and Elizabeth Krysta Powell, he was a graduate of Dunmore High School. He was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Dunmore, and a staff sergeant during World War II, and received the Bronze Star Medal during his service. He was a devout Catholic, and prayed the rosary daily.
Surviving is a sister-in-law, Jacqueline Melia and husband, Thomas, Peckville; nieces, nephews and cousins.The funeral will be Tuesday with a Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Mary's Church, Chestnut Street, Dunmore. Interment, All Sains Slovak Cemetery, Hollisterville.
Friends may call Tuesday at the church from 8:30 until the time of Mass.