John C. Pfeifer Jr.
August 24, 2017
John C. Pfeifer Jr., 85, of Lakeville died Aug. 24 at the Gino J. Merli Veterans Center, Scranton. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Joy E. Blidsoe Pfeifer, in 2009.
Born Jan. 6, 1932, in Newark, N.J., he was the son of the late John C. Sr. and Ethel Parks Pfeifer. A Navy veteran, he worked for the phone company until his retirement. A longtime Wallenpaupack Lake Estates resident, he was active with the WLE POA, including having been a former member of the board of directors, as well as a valuable member of many additional committees. He was a member of Crossroads Pentecostal Church in Elmhurst.
He is survived by a daughter, Tracy McHale and her husband, Tim, Lakeville; two granddaughters, Jamie McHale LoMonaco and her husband, John; and Megan McHale and her partner, Michael Gurry; a great-granddaughter, Gianna Grace LoMonaco; a great-grandson, Vincenzo Timothy LoMonaco; and a great-grandson on the way.
He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Victoria Pfeifer, in 1993.
Calling hours will be Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Teeters’ East Chapel, 505 Church St., Hawley. The memorial service will follow at 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Inurnment will be in Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst, at a later date. Private cremation was held at Lake Region Crematory in Lake Ariel.
Memorials may be made to Gino J. Merli Veterans Center, 401 Penn Ave., Scranton, PA 18503.
For additional information or to leave a condolence, visit www.TeetersFuneralChapel.com.