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Obituary of Gerald Poburski – PA

Gerald C. Poburski

Gerald C. Jerry Poburski, 60, of Kresgeville died Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Barbara (Macko) Poburski. They had celebrated their 36th wedding anniversary in April. Born in Dover, NJ, he was a son of the late Carl A. Poburski and the late Elizabeth M. (Slater) Poburski Catillo. He was a bridge construction supervisor for the Morris County Bridge Department in Wharton, NJ, for 26 years, retiring in 2002. He was a veteran of the Marine Corp. from the Vietnam War, served from 1969 to 1971 and was discharged with the rank of Lance Corporal. Jerry was a member of the Palmerton Rod & Gun Club. Survivors: In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Jeffrey Poburski, Sr. of Nesquehoning and Neal Carl Poburski of Wind Gap; and a grandson, Jeffrey George Poburski, Jr.. He was preceded in death by a sister, Joanne Mary Poburski. Services: Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 5, at 8:00 PM from the Kresge Funeral Home, Route 209 Brodheadsville, with the Rev. Deborah Scheffey officiating. Cremation will take place at HG Smith Crematory, Stroudsburg. A viewing will take place on Friday from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM