- [S5] Obituary.
John S. Baron
John S. Baron, 98, of Forest City, died Monday morning at the Forest City Nursing & Rehab Center.
Born Aug. 31, 1913, son of the late Andrew and Mary Bavitz Baron, John was a member of Ascension Parish, Forest City, and before retirement, he worked on the bridge crew for the state. He enjoyed playing golf and once scored a hole-in-one at Skyline golf course. He liked to deep-sea fish and tinker in his garden. John will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
The family would like to thank all of the staff at the Forest City Nursing & Rehab Center for their kindness and compassionate care.
He is survived by three sisters, Sophie and Eleanor Baron, both of Forest City; and Mary Ann Anelli, Virginia; a sister-in-law, Pauline Baron, Clifford; several nieces and nephews, including Joseph and Jill Baron, Forest City.
The funeral will be Friday at 9:30 a.m. from the Kevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home, 513 Main St., Forest City, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 in St. Joseph's Church, Forest City. Interment, St. James Cemetery, Pleasant Mount.
Viewing, Thursday, 5 to 8 p.m. Condolences: www.les jackfuneralhome.com.
Funeral HomeKevin M. Lesjack Funeral Home
513 Main Street Forest City, PA 18421
Published in Scranton Times on May 9, 2012