James R. Kishbaugh Sr.

James R. Kishbaugh Sr., 65, of Berwick, passed Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at Gatehouse Hospice in Williamsport.

He was born Dec. 6, 1951, in Hazelton, a son of the late Walter and Effie (Kahley) Kishbaugh.

He graduated from Berwick High School Class of 1969. He enjoyed watching dirt track racing, driving around just looking at the country side, riding motorcycles and going to Sturgis. He enjoyed his dogs, music and tinkering on cars. He was a tool repairman at Talon Energy retiring February of this year.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Kishbaugh; and a sister, Jeanne Harvey; and a daughter-in-law, Michelle Kishbaugh.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra (Bloom) Kishbaugh, with whom he married April 18, 1997; two sons, James R. Kishbaugh Jr. and his wife Amy, of Hughesville and Bradley Q. Kishbaugh, of Unityville; five grandchildren, Hanna, Effie, Allison, Gwen and Ashton; and sister, Pat Miller, of Warminster, Pa.

Family and friends may send condolences at www.jameslhinckleyjrfuneralhome.com.

The James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 1024 Market St., Berwick, is handling arrangements.