Joseph M. Donath Sr. a guest at the Gino Merli Veteran’s Center, formerly of South Abington Township passed away Friday August 17, at the center. His wife the former Mary Agnes Murphy precede him in death November 10, 1999.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Otto and Mary Andrake Donath.
He was a proud World War II Veteran of the United States Army; prior to his retirement he was employed by the United States Postal Services as a truck driver.
Surviving is a son, Joseph Donath Jr. and wife Dawn, South Abington Township; a daughter, Renee Lutz and husband David, Dunmore; a brother William and wife Marge; grandchildren, Laura Donath, David Lutz and wife Brittney, Jennifer Thorpe and husband Sean; A great grandchild, Cade.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Herbert Donath.
Private funeral services were conducted at the Solfanelli-Fiorillo Funeral Home Inc., 1030 N. Main Ave. Scranton. Interment Cathedral Cemetery.