Edward M. Danielowski, 86, of Scranton, died Sunday at home. He passed peacefully while sitting in his recliner, watching the sport he loved, ice hockey. His is survived by his beloved wife of 49 years, Janet Bauer Danielowski.
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Born in the Minooka section of Scranton, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary Suchodolski Danielowski. Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a dock worker at Super Market Service, Dunmore PA for more than 25 years. He was a member of St. Paul of the Cross Parish, Scranton. Edward served his country as a member of the U.S. Navy and was a radar technician during the Korean War.
Also surviving are two sons, Keith and wife Amy, Archbald; and David and fiancée Katie Nolan, Scranton; two grandchildren, Josh and Hannah Danielowski; a sister, Helen Paris, Eynon; a brother Joseph Danielowski, Naugatuck, CT; and a sister-in-law Diane Bauer, Scranton.
He was preceded in death by sisters, Mary Schlein, Jean Eichorn, and Verna Leuthe; and brothers Stanley Danielowski and Casimir Danielowski.
Ed was a member of the WBS Penguins Hockey Booster Club and was a life-long fan of the New York Rangers. His most favorite hockey team was whatever youth team for which his grandson was playing. He also loved to watch his granddaughter perform in the theater, referring to her voice as angelic whenever he talked about it. Before that, he loved to watch his eldest son bowl and play baseball and his youngest son play hockey. Ed lived his life, putting others before himself. His family and friends all had the blessing of his devotion, kindness, compassion and undying love.
The funeral will be Saturday at 9:00 am in the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave., with a blessing service by Father Scott Sterowski, Pastor of St. Paul of the Cross Parish. Interment with military honors will follow at Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst. Family and friends may pay their respects Thursday 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity in Edward’s name. (Thursday 4:00 to 7:00 is the correct day for visitations and Saturday at 9:00 am is the Funeral, It is not a typo).