Leonard W. Telesky, Jr., 69, of 94 Fisher Court Danville PA died peacefully
at his residence on Sunday, July 15, 2012 after a courageous battle with
cancer. He was born June 13, 1943 in Berwick PA the son of the late Leonard
and Wilma McCall Telesky.
He graduated from Bloomsburg High School in 1962. Lenny served in the
United States Army from 1962-1965 and was stationed in Berlin, Germany.
He owned and operated Telesky’s Barber Shop for 20 years and retired from
Danville State Hospital and North Central Secure Treatment Unit after 30
years of service. He was a lifetime member of Continental Fire Company.
Lenny enjoyed many things during his life including hunting, fishing, guns
and camping. He also enjoyed the “Chicken Coop”. His greatest enjoyment in
life was his family and friends and he adored his grandchildren.
He is survived by his companion Frances Zimmerman and her son Michael of
Danville PA. Also surviving are two daughters; Jill Deitrick and her
husband Wayne of Bloomsburg PA and Leann Telesky of Nanticoke PA. He is
also survived by three grandchildren; Paige and Shawn Deitrick and Marcus
Dalmas. Also surviving are two brothers; Thomas Telesky and his wife Jerri
of Bloomsburg PA and Joseph Telesky of Maryland. Several nieces and nephews
also survive him. He was preceded in death by two brothers; John and James
Telesky. Lenny will be sadly missed by all who knew him and loved him and
he will always remain in their hearts.
Celebration of Lenny’s life will be held at the convenience of the family at
a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral
Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com