MOUNT CARMEL — Jack W. Pensyl, 74, of 184 Greco Lane, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018, surrounded by his family at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

He was born in Mount Carmel, Dec. 1, 1943, a son of the late Ellsworth and Lillian (Dietrick) Pensyl.

He was educated in Winchester High School in Virginia and attended military school at Augusta Military Academy.

On June 20, 1964, in SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church, Mount Carmel, he married the former Dorothy Potochney, who survives.

He was employed at the Washington Hebrew Congregation (temple and school) as a building and grounds superintendent; prior to that, he worked as a grounds superintendent in Arlington National Cemetery.

He was a member of SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church.

In addition to his wife, Dorothy, he is survived by a son, Dan Pensyl and his wife, Paula, of Maryland; a daughter, Donna Goldberg and her husband, Ross, of Florida; two grandsons, Quinn Goldberg, of Florida, and Jake Pensyl, of Maryland; a granddaughter, Megan Goldberg, of Florida; two sisters, Mary and Diane; a sister-in-law, Marie Bosevich; three nephews, Nick, Joey and Bob; and two nieces, Giana and Diane.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

PENSYL — Jack W. Pensyl, 74, of 184 Greco Lane, Mount Carmel. A Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church, 131 N. Beech St., Mount Carmel, with the Very Reverend Archpriest Michael Hutsko as celebrant. Burial will be in SS Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery, Mount Carmel Township. A viewing will be held from 8:45 to 10:45 a.m. Thursday with panakhyda at 10 a.m. at the C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C.J. Lucas, supervisor. To send condolences to the family, go to

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