James J. Lucy, Sr., 91, of Exeter, passed away on Saturday June 30, 2018 at the Gino Merli Center, Scranton. Born in Pittston, he was the son of the late Charles and Ruth Park Lucy. James was a received his high school diploma in 2002 from Wyoming Valley West School District. He served his country in U.S. Navy during World War II, receiving the American Theater Ribbon and the Victory Medal. Prior to his retirement, he worked as a mechanic /truck driver for the Nicholas Trucking, Co., Courtdale for 29 years. James was a lifetime member of the Exeter VFW Post 6518, Exeter and the Webelo leader for the Cub Scout Pack #352, West Pittston, He coached the West Pittston Little League and the Jr. Rams of West Pittston. Preceding him in death were his son Christopher and a brother, Thomas. Surviving are his wife of 59 years, the former Monique Turgeon, and a son James, Jr. and his wife Barbara, Florida, his brother Charles ( Elizabeth) Lucy, Florida and a sister Ruth ( Harry) Clappison, Maine. He was a loving grandfather to Christina Lucy, Jennifer Williams, Kristy Balas , Raechel Lucy and James Lucy, III., and great grandchildren, Gabriella Lucy, Brody, and WIlla Balas. He is also survived by his best buddy, Tony Fino and his dog Ranger. Funeral services will be held privately. To send the family an expression of sympathy or an online condolence, please visit, www.gubbiottifh.com Funeral arrangements are in the care of the Gubbiotti Funeral Home, LLC, 1030 Wyoming Ave., Exeter.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of James J LucySr 2018. Gubbiotti Funeral Home
Death notice for the town of: Pittston, state: Pennsylvania