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.
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