Died- January 20, 2013
Dennis J. Lucas, 52, of 260 Specktown Road, Lykens, passed away Sunday at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
Born in Lykens, Nov. 20, 1960, he was a son of the late Charles and Grace Fenstermacher Lucas.
He was a painter/sandblaster for District Council 21, Painters Local 411 and DM Coating, Harrisburg.
Dennis was of the Lutheran faith.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Larry Lucas.
Surviving are his wife, Catherine L.R. Hoffman Lucas, to whom he was married for 15 years; two daughters, Measha D. Lucas and Deedra L.R. Lucas, both of Lykens; two sons, Dennis J. Lucas Jr., Pottsville, and Ryan W. Lucas, Lykens; three granddaughters, Alexis L.R. Boothe, Devin L. Cole and Abrianna L.R. Wileman, all of Lykens; three brothers, John Lucas, Lykens, Marlin Lucas, Boiling Springs, and Earl Lucas, Wiconisco; six sisters, Gloria Stence, Millersburg, Mildred Harner, Dalmatia, Shirley Sponsler and Grace Hess, both of Millersburg, Linda Herb, Elizabethville, and Annie Hirsch, Lykens; nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, with the Rev. Mark Rothermel officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. There will be no viewing. Condolences can be left for the family at www.buffingtonreed.com
Published in Republican & Herald on January 22, 2013, Tuesday