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John D. Dane

April 5, 1946 ~ September 28, 2020 (age 74)

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John D. Dane, 74, of Hanover Twp., passed away Monday, September 28, 2020 at the VA Medical Center, Plains.

Born in Wilkes-Barre on April 5, 1946, he was a son of the late John F. and Catherine (Gutkoski) Dane. John was a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served in the United States Marine Corps. He was later employed as a church custodian.

John loved spending time with his grandkids, watching T.V., especially the show Blue Bloods and playing darts with his league.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Donald Dane.

Left to cherish his memory are loving daughter, Jeannine Dane; grandsons, Gavin and Darian Dane; brother, James Dane and wife, Sue; sister, Catherine Witczak and husband, Ray; former wife, Susan Katherine Dane and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may visit from 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. on Friday at Kniffen O’Malley Leffler Funeral & Cremation Services, 465 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Twp.

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October 2, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Kniffen O'Malley Leffler Funeral Home

Graveside Service
October 2, 2020

1:30 PM
St. Mary's Cemetery
1594 S. Main Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18706

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