Obituaries

Michael J. Paone

May 5, 1948 - July 25, 2020

Service Date:

Funeral Home Anthony P Litwin Jr Funeral Homes Inc

Due to his wishes there will be no funeral services. Memorial contributions can be sent as a donation to the Lackawanna Trail High School Football team at: LTAA Football – 28 Tunnel Hill Rd., Factoryville, PA 18419.

Michael J. Paone Born on 05/05/1948 Went home to be with his Lord and Savior on July 25, 2020. 

Son of the late Dominick and Madeleine Paone of Archbald, Pa., Michael was born and raised in Archbald, Pa. He graduated from Archbald High in 1966 and Temple University in 1973. He lettered in baseball, football, and basketball in high school, later playing football for the Temple Owls in college. He was active as a coach and volunteer with Christy Mathewson Baseball league for many years, and a faithful fan of Lackawanna Trail High School football. 

Michael was a master carpenter who built his own house and worked for Local 261, Sordoni Construction, and Geisinger CMC Facilities Management. He loved his church family at Community Bible Church of Tunkhannock. 

He is survived by 3 children: Greg & Susan Paone of Apex, NC. Jeremy Paone of Jonestown, PA. and Kara & Andrew Black of Baltimore, MD; a sister and two brothers: Pegge and John Humphrey of Wilmington, DE, Jeff & Maggie Paone of Media, PA, John & Diane Paone of Montdale, Pa, and 4 grandsons: Ryan, Dominic, Luke, and Matthew. He is also survived by his uncle Robert of Archbald, PA, and many cousins. 

The family extends thanks to all his friends in facilities management and Geisinger Community Medical Center, where he also worked for many happy years. Additional thanks are extended to the doctors and staff at GCMC and Allied Hospice for outstanding medical care.

Due to his wishes there will be no funeral services. Memorial contributions can be sent as a donation to the Lackawanna Trail High School Football team at: LTAA Football – 28 Tunnel Hill Rd., Factoryville, PA 18419.

Online condolences at www.aplitwinfuneralhomes.com 

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