Obit John Duksta
JOHX DUKSTA, SR. John Duksta, Sr., 673 James street, died this morning at 5 o'clock at the State Hospital where be was admitted last evening. He was born in Lithuania, a son of the late Michael and Mary Duksta, and had resided in this city the greater part of his life. Prior to his retirement he was employed at the Hazle Mines, and was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul's R. C. Church. Surviving are his wife, the former Nellie Wilkus, and the following children: Mrs. Delia Brobst, West Hazleton; John, Jr., at home; Evelyn, wife of Jacob Anderson, Beaver Meadows; Albert, Hazleton; Hazleton; Alice, wife of John Breznicky, Broomall, Pa.; TSgt. Edward, U. S. Air Force, stationed at Japan; Charles, Hazleton, and Dorothy, Dorothy, at home. Also surviving are four grandchildren grandchildren and one great-grandchild. great-grandchild. great-grandchild. The funeral will be held from the Bonin funeral home, Second street entrance, at a time to be announced. announced. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday 7 to 10 p.m. and Monday Monday 2 to 4 and 7 to 10 p.m.