Edward S. Sudo
August 26, 2016
Edward S. Sudo, 78, passed away Thursday August 25, 2016 with his wife by
his side at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He had been a patient
since June 9, 2016. He was born July 12, 1938,
in Nanticoke, PA a son of the late Peter and Mary Piech Sudo.
Ed worked as a psychiatric aide at the Danville State Hospital for 35 years
retiring in 2000. Ed served his country for 5 years in the United States Air
Force. He was a life member of American Legion Post 40, Danville. He was
also a member of the Southside Fire Co., Riverside; Elks Lodge 754, Washies
Fire Co., and the former Rescue Fire Co. all of Danville. The Six County
Firemanís Association of Pennsylvania and a Trustee Officer for the AFSCME
Retirees Union Sub-Chapter 8604 of Danville.
Ed was a devoted family man who was so very proud of his children as well as
his grandchildren. He adored being surrounded by his family. Nothing made
him happier than to see the smiles on his grandchildren's faces when they
were together. Ed was an avid NY Yankees fan and enjoyed attending
Williamsport Crosscutters games. Ed and Mary enjoyed camping having a
permanent site at Hidden Valley Camping Resort, Mifflinburg. He was an avid
reader and loved the challenge of a good crossword puzzle. He will be truly
missed but loved and remembered forever.
Surviving are his beloved wife of 29 years whom he married November 22, 1986
the former Mary Leighow Parker residing at 140 Hess Hill Road Danville since
1987; his son, Edward Scott Sudo and his wife, Heather of Jacksonville, Fl.;
his daughter, Tracy Shoffler of Riverside, Theresa Sheatler of Danville; his
six grandchildren, Madison and Molly Earnest, Logan and Matthew Sheatler,
and Thomas III and Ronald Parker. He is also survived by his brother, Joseph
Sudo and his wife, Judy of Shickshinny; his brother, Gerald "Jerry" Sudo of
Atlanta, Ga.; his brother in law, Rae Leighow and his wife, Nancy.
He was preceded in death by his brother, George Sudo. His son, Thomas
"Charlie" Parker Jr. His great nephew, Joey Sudo. His brother in law, Morris
"Moe" Leighow. His first wife, the former Elsie Faust.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service on Monday,
August 29, 2016 at 1:00 PM at Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning
Street, Danville, PA 17821 with the Pastor William L. Renno of Faith Chapel,
Danville, officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Danville.
Friends will be received Sunday, August 28 from 6PM to 8PM and Monday 11:30
AM until the time of service. Military Rites will be accorded by the
American Legion Post 40 Honor Guard.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions can be made to the
Thomas Beaver Free Library, P.O. Box 177 Danville, Pa 17821 or the Joey Sudo
Memorial Fund, 4 Marvin Road, Shickshinny, PA 18655.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home Inc., 10 W.
Mahoning St., Danville, PA 17821. www.visneski.com