George Aloyisus Druckenbrod Jr. , 90, of Mountaintop and Chapman Lake, PA passed away on Friday at the Gino Merli Veterans Center in Scranton. Born in Scranton he was the son of the late George A. and Helen ( Melody ) Druckenbrod Sr. George was a student at Holy Cross College before serving in the U.S. Army during WWII. He then returned to Holy Cross to complete his degree. Prior to his retirement George worked as a claims adjuster for the Liberty Mutual Insurance Company. He was a member of the St. Jude’s Church in Mountaintop.
Preceding him in death in addition to his parents was his brother Jack and his sister Shirley.
Surviving are his wife the former Dorothy Bedell, daughters; Marguerite ( Peggy ) Mannion and her husband the Honorable Malachy Mannion, Chapman Lake and Nanci Druckenbrod, Scranton, a son Dr. Glenn Druckenbrod and wife Renee, Fairfax Station, VA, grandchildren; Christopher, Ryan, Jason and Cara Mannion, Alexander and Matthew Druckenbrod.
Friends are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday morning at 10:30am in the St. Jude’s Church, Mountaintop. Interment will follow in St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Moscow, PA.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations to the Hospice of the Sacred Heart would be appreciated. McCune Funeral Service, Inc. is handling the arrangements.