First Posted: 6/17/2009
Kenneth S. Cole, 62, Greenfield Twp., died Thursday evening, June 11, at his home surrounded by his family. His wife is Gloria Grill Cole.
Born in Peckville, he is son of the late Leon and Isabelle Cole. Prior to his retirement he was employed at Tobyhanna Army Depot as a painter. He was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the US Army.
Also surviving are sons, John Mickavicz-Cole and his fiancé, Denise, Archbald; Robert Mickavicz-Cole, Mayfield and Kenneth Cole Jr. and his wife, Kami, Jermyn; daughters, Laura Tomasovitch, Throop, Lisa Lauth and her husband Chris, New York; Gloria Summa and her husband, Timothy, Clarks Summit; Angel Kipp and her husband, James, Dickson City; Sherri Cole and her fiancé, Jarrett, Allentown and Robin Cole and her fiancé, Ron, Clarks Summit; a brother, Frank Cole, Archbald; a sister, Patricia Calachino, Peckville; 11 grandchildren, two great- grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Stewart Cole.
A memorial service was will be held on Monday from the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
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