2012-01-26 / Obituaries

Stanley Colegrove

Jan. 19, 2012

Mr. Stanley Colegrove, Jr., 68, of LeRaysville, PA, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012 at the Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre.

Born on Feb. 12, 1943, in Towanda, he was a son of the late Stanley Colegrove, Sr. and Anna Yanavitch Bagdon. Stanley graduated from Wyalusing High School in 1961. After school he worked for a few years for PennDOT and then went to work for the Wyalusing Valley School District, where he worked for 30+ years until retirement.

He was a life member of North American Fishing Club, a life member of the North American Hunting Club and a life member of the NRA. He was an avid bowler and has participated in many State Bowling Tournaments.

Surviving are his dog and loyal companion, King; a brother and sister-in-law; Edward Colegrove and Carol Carter of Retta; a sister-in-law, Erma Bagdon of Wyalusing; aunts and uncles, Mary Jones and Catheryn Randall, both of Stevensville; William Yanavitch of Waverly, NY; Betty Yanavitch and Martha Yanavitch, both of Stevensville; several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by brothers and a sister-in-law, Tony Bagdon of Wyalusing in May 2001; Joseph and Marlene Colegrove of Laceyville on Aug. 8, 2007; a nephew, Michael Colegrove of Laceyville on Aug. 8, 2007 and stepfather, Carl Bagdon on Sept. 8, 2007.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 1 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing, with Fred Wheaton officiating. Interment will be in the Stevensville Cemetery, Stevensville.

Friends may call at the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home on Friday, Jan. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m.

The family will provide flowers. Memorial donations may be made to the H.O.P.S. Ambulance Association, c/o James W. Seipler, 606 Ridge Road, Rome, PA 18837.

To send condolences or sign the e-guestbook, please go to www.homerfuneralhome.com.

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