Walter Hanuscik

Obituary of Walter E. Hanuscik

Walter E. Hanuscik, 90, of Blakely died Saturday at home. His wife, Josephine Hanuscik, died in June of 2014. The couple was married for 65 years. Born in Scott Township, he was the son of the late Michael and Anna Barrow Hanuscik. Walter graduated from Blakely High School, class of 1948 and entered the US Airforce after graduation. He served his country bravely during the Korean War. Walterl was employed at RCA prior to his retirement. Wally was devoted to his wife Josephine (Jo) of 65 years. He absolutely loved being a dad and Pop Pop to his children and grandchildren, involving himself in their many activities. An avid gardener, he spent many hours outdoors tending to his landscaping and flowers. He also loved to putter in his garage fixing things with his many tools. He enjoyed watching sports, especially his beloved Notre Dame, the Fighting Irish, as well as the Phillies and Eagles. His love of Columbo and Shark Tank will always be a memory. The depth of his kind and loving soul is only known to God as what he did for others was done in a quiet and personal way. He will always be remembered for his welcoming smile and unwavering generosity to everyone he touched. Surviving are his children; Lisa Boraske and husband Mark, Downington and Cyndi Sekela, Exton; his grandchildren, Lauren Sekela, Katie and Matthew Boraske.He was preceded in death by six brothers, Albert, John, Edward, Stephen, Michael, Joseph, and a sister Mary Tasonyi. The funeral will be on Thursday with a blessing service at 11 am at James M. Margotta Funeral Home, 1019 Main St. Peckville, celebrated by Father William Chromey. Interment will follow at St. Adalbert’s Polish National Catholic Cemetery, Dickson City. There will be a view from 10 to 11 am at the funeral home.
Thursday
7
October

Wake

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, October 7, 2021
James M. Margotta Funeral Home
1019 Main St.
Peckville, Pennsylvania, United States
(570) 489-6622
Viewing
Thursday
7
October

Blessing Service

11:00 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, October 7, 2021
James M. Margotta Funeral Home
1019 Main St.
Peckville, Pennsylvania, United States
(570) 489-6622
Blessing Service
Thursday
7
October

Cemetery Service

11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday, October 7, 2021
St. Adalberts Cemetery, PNCC
Pancoast Street
Dickson City, Pennsylvania, United States
Committal Service
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