Michael Robert Sarf, Jr., 98, formerly of West Pittston passed away Sunday, November 19, 2023, while residing in Sunrise of Granite Run, Media.
Born in Jenkins Township on June 25, 1925, he was the son of the late Michael and Jennie Matteucci Sarf.
He was a graduate of Jenkins Township High School and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He retired from Metro Wire Goods, Wilkes-Barre.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Grace Marie Melone Sarf on June 30, 2023; sister, Mildred Barber and brother, Peter Sarf.
Surviving are son, Michael W. Sarf and wife, Christine, Wallingford and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends and relatives Saturday, November 25, 2023, from 10am-12noon in Adonizio Funeral Home, LLC, 251 William Street, Pittston. A Blessing Service will be held in the funeral home at 12noon.Entombment will follow in Denison Cemetery, Swoyersville. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or St. Joseph’s Center in Scranton.