Edwin S. Zondlo, 75, of Forty Fort, passed away on Thursday, January 25th at his home. He was born in Dupont, June 21, 1942 and was the son of the late Stanley and Sophie (Gerlak) Zondlo.
Edwin was a member of Holy Mother of Sorrows Polish National Catholic Church, Dupont. He was a graduate of Dupont High School. Edwin then went on to join the US Navy and served during the Vietnam War. Edwin worked many years for the Trane Company, Dunmore and the Morrison-Knudsen Company, and he retired from Inter Metro Industries Corp. of Wilkes-Barre after many years of employment.
Edwin was an active member of the VFW Post 396 of Wyoming and served as past Commander, a member of the American Legion Post 644, Swoyersville, the Plains PA Polish American Veterans, a member of The Tin Can Sailors, and the Wyoming Monument War Veterans Association. Edwin was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his infant brother, Stanley.
Edwin is survived by his wife of 34 years, the former Rosemary Przybylski Zondlo; his daughter, Lori and her husband, Kevin McAndrew of Avoca; his son, Joseph and wife, Kimberly Zondlo of Hampstead, NC; and grandchildren, Kyle McAndrew, Alyssa, Haley and Tanner Zondlo. Also surviving are sisters, Delphine George and her husband, Ned of Avoca and Romaine Troiani and her husband, Dominick of Pittston and many nieces and nephews.
Edwin’s family would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff of the VA Medical Center, Allied Services, and Erwine Home Health Care for their excellent care and compassion shown to Edwin and his family.
A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, January 29nd at 10:00am at Holy Mother of Sorrows Polish National Catholic Church, 212 Wyoming Ave., Dupont with Fr. Zbigniew Dawid officiating. Friends may call on Sunday evening, January 28th from 2-5pm at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea. Family and friends are asked to go directly to the church on Monday morning for mass. There will be no procession from the funeral home. AMVETS Honor Guard of Greater Pittston will provide Military Honors. Interment will be held at Mt Olivet Cemetery.