Stanley William Osenkarski,
Jr., 66, of 120 Hess Hill Road Danville PA died Friday morning, September
25, 2009 at Geisinger Medical Center Danville PA. He was born August 22,
1943 in Taylor PA the son of the late Stanley W. and Mary V. Budavich
He graduated from Duryea
High School in Duryea PA in 1961. He also graduated from Geisinger Medical
Center School of Radiologic Technology in 1967. He served in the United
States Navy in 1961 where he attended Hospital Corps School at Great Lakes,
Illinois. He served in bases at Quantico VA and Washington DC. He was
honorably discharged in 1964.
Mr. Osenkarski was employed
as a Radiologic technologist at Harrisburg Hospital from 1967-1968 and at
the Sunbury Community Hospital in Sunbury PA from 1968-1969 and at
Evangelical Community Hospital from 1969-1973. He served as a Physicianís
Assistant by the United States Department of Justice Bureau of Prisons at
the US Penitentiary at Lewisburg PA from 1973-1980 and at Allenwood Federal
Penitentiary Complex from 1980 until he retired in 1993.
He was a member of St.
Joseph Catholic Church Danville PA and the Knights of Columbus His
memberships also included American Legion Post 40 Danville PA, Danville
Elks, Danville Moose, East End Fire Company; all of Danville PA, National
Rifle Association and the Bureau of Prison Retirees.
He is survived by his wife
of 42 years, Barbara Jean Donnell whom he married August 12, 1967. Also
surviving are two brothers;; John S. Osen and his wife Carol of Chambersburg
PA and Joseph L. Osenkarski of Carlisle PA and one sister Anne O. Clayton
and her husband Emmitt of Winston-Salem, NC. He is also survived by fifteen
nieces and nephews, twelve great nieces and nephews, two aunts, one uncle
and numerous cousins. He is also survived by his Golden Retriever, Annie.
He was preceded in death by one son, Christopher Donnell Osenkarski on
December 24, 1981.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 11:00 AM at St. Joseph Roman Catholic
Church 18 E Center Street Danville PA with the Reverend Steven Fauser
officiaiting. Burial will follow in the Parish cemetery. Friends will be
received in St. Hubert Chapel at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church from 9:30
AM until the time of the Mass. Military rites will be accorded by the
Montour County Veteranís Association. Memorial contributions may be made to
either St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church or Thomas Beaver Free Library 205
Ferry Street Danville PA 17821. Arrangements are under the direction of the
Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.