Michael “Necco” Nesgoda, 75, of Hughestown, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital. He was born in Dupont, January 28, 1943 and was the son of the late John and Loretta (Kujawski) Nesgoda.
Michael was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Dupont. He attended Dupont High School and then joined the US Marine Corp Reserve where he earned his GED. Necco worked for Center Fashions in Dupont for over 40 years and was currently employed by Burgio Real Estate.
Michael enjoyed the outdoors. He loved hunting and fishing and spending time with his family and friends at the Nesgoda Family Cabin. He loved to be with his family, and enjoyed working in his vegetable garden. He was also an excellent cook. He was a loving husband, father, brother and friend and he will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his siblings, Eleanor Blahuta, John Nesgoda, and Ann Morgan; his father-In-Law John Skrzysowski; and his brother-in-law John Skrzysowski, Jr.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Maryanne Skrzysowski Nesgoda, his daughter Michelle Nesgoda of Hughestown and his son Christian Nesgoda of Dupont. Also surviving is his beloved four-legged friend Bella; his siblings, Terry Kishel of Dupont, Roberta Be of Yatesville, Claudia Santi and her husband Jim of North Wales, PA, Andrea Turel and her husband Ron of Avoca and Carol Farinella of Dupont; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 11 at 10:00am from Kiesinger Funeral Services, Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea with a mass of Christian burial at 10:30am at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 215 Lackawanna Ave., Dupont with Fr. Thomas Petro officiating. Friends may call on Tuesday morning, December 11th from 9:00am until time of service. Interment will be held at the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital, 501 St. Jude PL, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or to the SPCA of Luzerne County, 524 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.