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John J. Meehan III

October 6, 2019

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The funeral will be Saturday at 9 a.m. from the Frank T. Mazur Funeral Home, Inc., 601 Dundaff St., Dickson City with mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Mary Mother of God Parish at Holy Rosary Church, 316 Williams St., Scranton, PA.  Friends may call Friday from 2 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.    Interment will take place at Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.  To leave an online condolence visit the funeral home website.

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John J. Meehan III, of Scranton, died Sunday evening October 6, 2019, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife the former, Jennifer Jones.  On October 2, 2019, they had been married for 20 years.

Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late John J. Jr. “Buddy”  and Margaret McAllister Meehan, and he was a member of Mary Mother of God Parish at Holy Rosary Church, Scranton.  John attended Bishop Hannon High School, were he participated on the golf team, and he was a graduate of Bishop Klonowski, class of 1974.  He was employed in the Environmental Services Department of Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton.

Throughout his years at Moses Taylor Hospital he was instrumental, running multiple basket raffles for those in most need.  John enjoyed gardening in his back yard.  John and Jen would love to thank his physicians and staffs, Dr. Jeremiah Eagen, Dr. John Prior, Dr. Kristin Liptock, Dr. Jack Henzes, and Dr. Ariane Conaboy.  Also, the staff at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart for their care and compassion during the years of his battle with cancer.

Surviving is a brother, Gerard Meehan, and wife, Mary Joan, Wilkes Barre; three sisters, Marianne Baker, Milford, Katie Joyce, and husband, John, Eynon, Margaret Rainey, and husband, Frank, Scranton; aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; three great-nephews, and the second love of his life his dog, Princess.  Also John and Jen’s special friends, Donna McHugh, Frank Baux, Alisha Micknick, Cole and R.J. Bond, and Dr. Frank Kolucki.

He was preceded in death by a brother in law, Anthony Baker.

The funeral will be Saturday at 9 a.m. from the Frank T. Mazur Funeral Home, Inc., 601 Dundaff St., Dickson City with mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Mary Mother of God Parish at Holy Rosary Church, 316 Williams St., Scranton, PA.  Friends may call Friday from 2 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.    Interment will take place at Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.  To leave an online condolence visit the funeral home website.