Jack L. Fenton, 68
Jack L. Fenton, well-known businessman of the Wyalusing area, at the age of 68, passed away on Monday morning, Nov. 7, 2011 at the Robert Packer Hospital after battling an extended illness. ?
He was born in Mehoopany, PA, the son of the late Edmund and Marian Reeser Fenton. He is survived by his loving wife, Maureen A. Fenton. Jack and Maureen would have celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary in June.
Besides his wife, he is survived by his children, Todd, Sherri, Dan, Renee, Chad, Peggy, Kyle, Maria and his granddaughters, Levi, Katrina and Shelbi. ?He is also survived by sisters and a brother, Grace Rought, Joan Zalewski, Delores Moore, Rose Mary Loyack and Clarence Fenton and many nieces and nephews. ?He was preceded in death by four brothers, Richard, Ralph, Dusty and John and a sister, Wilma Daily.?
He achieved one of his greatest dreams when he started the Fenton Welding business in 1987. Upon his retirement, he continued to keep himself busy by working on and refurbishing equipment. Prior to his business, he was a pipeliner and certified pipe welder.
Jack enjoyed life to the fullest with his wife, family and chocolate lab, Cody. He had many joys in life like boating, RVing and NASCAR racing, but his greatest joy was being at home with his family in Homets Ferry. His strength and courage will be greatly missed.?
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 11 a.m. at the St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Wyalusing. There will be a receiving line at 10:30 a.m. Memories and condolences for Jack’s family may be shared by visiting our website at www.tiogapointcremation.com.
Caring assistance is being provided by the Cooley-Tioga Point Cremation and Burial Options, Inc., 802 N. Main St., Athens, PA 18810.