First Posted: 12/14/2008
Daniel Hometchko, of Swoyersville, died Dec. 6, 2008 at his home.
Born in Swoyersville, he was a son of the late John and Mary Helen Shara Jugus. He was a member of Holy Family Parish, Luzerne. Prior to retirement, he was employed by Procter & Gamble. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam era.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Norman Jugus; and sisters Shirlene Dempkosky and Beverly Cherkauskas.
Surviving are his wife, the former Rose Wallace; daughters Dawn Marie Raskiewicz, Forty Fort; Lisa Ann Burkholder, Middle Town, Pa.; grandchildren Morgan, Melodi, Macey, Mandy and Mark Raskiewicz and Nathan Burkholder; brothers John Jugus, Philadelphia; Robert Jugus, Luzerne; sisters Linda Yasenchak, West Wyoming; Karen Joseph, Parsons, and Cindy Dinstel, Kingston.
Funeral was Dec. 9 from the Lehman-Gregory Funeral Home, Swoyersville, with a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Family Parish, Luzerne. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice VNA, Kingston; or Prescription Assistance Fund, Medical Oncology Building, Kingston.