Gerald W. Engel
Mr. Gerald W. “Jerry” Engel, 73, a resident of DuBoistown, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at his home.
Born May 30, 1945, at Williamsport, he was the son of the late Anthony E. and Rita A. (McQuillen) Engel.
Jerry was a graduate of the Williamsport High School and its technical school program. He retired in 2008 from the Williamsport Area School District, where had been employed as a custodian. He had previously worked at Lycoming College and for Gene Hollick Electric.
He was a member of the Saint Joseph the Worker Parish, at Williamsport.
Jerry loved the outdoors. He enjoyed being in the country experiencing the woods and wildlife. He was a Notre Dame football fan and was also a fan of Saint John Neumann Regional Academy basketball. He enjoyed gardening.
He and his wife, the former Lynda V. Drum were united in marriage Nov. 5, 1994, at the former Annunciation Roman Catholic Church in Williamsport. Together they shared 24 years of marriage.
Surviving in addition to his wife are his two sisters, Nancy (Michael) Dorman, of Nisbet and Diane and Gerry Lane, of Milan, Pa. He is also survived by his brother, Donald L. (Joanne) Engel, of Williamsport; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services and the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, August 13, 2018, at the Saint Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. Rev. Brian F. VanFossen, his pastor, will be the Celebrant. Interment will immediately follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport.
Relatives and friends may call at the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, 1 East Central Avenue, South Williamsport, on Monday morning, August 13, 2018, from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m.
The family declines to receive floral tributes and respectfully suggests that contributions in memory of Mr. Gerald W. “Jerry” Engel may be made, if so desired, to the Saint Joseph the Worker Parish, 711 W. Edwin St., Williamsport, PA 17701.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, 1 East Central Avenue, South Williamsport, PA. 17702.