Daniel J. Tetlak, (Fuzzy) 68, of Dupont, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Pittston on August 14, 1951, he was the son of the late Joseph and Bernadine (Yachna) Tetlak.
Fuzzy was a graduate of Pittston Area High School, class of 1969.
He had worked in the construction industry and was a member of the Steel Workers Local 15253. Prior to his retirement Fuzzy worked for Minichi Construction. He was the owner of Penn Dupont Battery for many years. He was an active member of the Polish Club.
Fuzzy was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle and will be greatly missed.
Surviving are his wife of 45 years, Candace Orzello Tetlak; daughter, Danae Kemzura and her husband Chuck, Yatesville; son, David Tetlak and his wife Kristen, Hughestown; grandchildren, Ashlyn and Anthony and granddaughter Lucy to arrive shortly; siblings, Evelyn Tetlak, Dupont; Stephen Tetlak and his wife Gale, Florida; and Marina Smithonic and her husband Dave, Dupont; numerous brothers-in-law; sisters-in-law; nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 9:30am in Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 215 Lackawanna Avenue, Dupont. Those attending are asked to go directly to the church Saturday morning. Interment will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends may call Friday, November 22, 2019 from 5pm-8pm at Adonizio Funeral Home, LLC, 251 William Street, Pittston.