|Birth: ||Jan. 22, 1936|
|Death: ||Jul. 28, 2008|
George R. Gulla, 72, of Pittston, passed away Monday, July 28, 2008, in Hospice of the VNA at Heritage House, Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Swoyersville on January 22, 1936, he was a son of the late Mary Hliboky Gulla and Andrew Gulla Sr.
He attended Swoyersville schools.
He began working with Sordoni Construction and retired from PP&L as a lineman. He was a member of IBEW, a founding member of the Pittston Jr. Jets, a founding member of Cub Scout Pac 345 and a member of the Pittston Lions Club.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Judith A. Gulla, on May 8, 2008. They would have celebrated their 48th wedding anniversary on July 30, 2008.
Also preceding him in death was a grandson, Christian Gulla; sister Anna Rutsky; brothers Dan Gulla, John Gula and Andrew Gula.
Surviving are sons Gregory, Plains; George, West Pittston; Mark, Avoca; Michael, Pittston; daughter Kimberly, Pittston; nine grandchildren; sisters Mary Matucik, Swoyersville; Betty Parris, Elgin, Ill.; Helen Kaskus, Tunkhannock; Emma Herensky, Wilkes-Barre; nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be Thursday, July 31, 2008, at 8:45 a.m. from the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 802 Susquehanna Ave., West Pittston, with religious service at 9:30 a.m. in St. Matthew Lutheran Church, North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. Gary Scharrer officiating. Interment will be in Fern Knoll Burial Park, Dallas. Friends may call Wednesday, July 30, 2008, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to www.peterjadoniziofuneralhome.com .
Published in the Times Leader on 7/29/2008
Fern Knoll Burial Park
Created by: Heidi Mueller
Record added: Jul 29, 2008
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