John W. Reynolds, 82, of Tunkhannock, PA died at his home on Sunday, July 14, 2013. He was born in Camptown on Nov. 26 1930, the son of the late John W. and Hazel R. Walker Reynolds. His first wife, the late Janet Rosengrant Reynolds, died in 2005. Then he married the former Helen Brown Learn on Aug. 26, 2005.
John graduated in 1949 from the Wyalusing High School. After high school, he served in the Army during the Korean Conflict. He had retired from Procter & Gamble after 25 years of service, then he was in charge of the Procter & Gamble Retiree Trip Club for seven years. He enjoyed his time coaching baseball for the area children in little league and as a PIAA umpire for Wyoming, Lackawanna and Luzerne Counties. John was a member and served on various committees for the Osterhout Bible Church. He was an avid Penn State football fan for many years and enjoyed traveling to bowl games; he also enjoyed the Phillies.
Survivors include his wife, Helen; four stepsons Randy, David and his wife, Sallie, Mark and his wife, Brenda and Daniel and his wife, Holiday; four step-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren and several cousins.
The funeral will be Saturday, July 20 at 10 a.m. from the Harding-Litwin Funeral Home, 123 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Rev. Brian R. Williams of the Osterhout Bible Church officiating. Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery will be private. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Child Evangelism Fellowship, 11 Wyoming Ave., Tunkhannock, PA 18657 or the Osterhout Bible Church, 467 Lane Hill Rd., Tunkhannock, PA 18657.
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