FRACKVILLE — Frederick “Sonny” Lucas, 81, of Englewood, passed away peacefully at his home Friday morning, July 13, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Lavelle, a son of the late Fred and Lottie KuKu Lucas.

Sonny was a U.S. Army veteran, having served during the Korean War.

He was self-employed in the scrap yard business.

Sonny was a member of First United Methodist Church, Frackville.

He enjoyed fishing and loved spending time with his grandsons.

Sonny is survived by his son, Roy Lucas and his wife, Michele, and their three sons, James, David and Michael, all of Tamaqua; his companion, Carletta Zeigenfuse Brinze, of Frackville, and her son, Kevin Brinze and his wife, Donna, of Quakertown; his brother, Robert Lucas and his wife, Lillian, of Ashland RD; three sisters, Betsy Mervine and her husband, Glen, of Gordon, Geraldine Mervine, of Ashland, and Nancy Higgins, of Gordon; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Bracey Lucas; his son, Kevin Lucas; two brothers, Roland and William Lucas; and three sisters, Peggy Hubler, Barrie Neumeister and Anna Marlow.

LUCAS — Frederick “Sonny” Lucas, 81, of Englewood, Frackville. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Thomas M. Sullivan Funeral Home, Frackville, with the Rev. David Davis officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday. Interment with military honors will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Frackville. To sign the guest book, leave personal condolences and for further information, go to www.thomasmsullivanfuneralhome.com. Thomas M. Sullivan Funeral Home, Frackville, is in charge of arrangements.

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