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Morris Kashuba

October 8, 2022

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The funeral will be Friday, October 14th, at 9:30 am from the Frank T. Mazur Funeral Home, Inc., 601 Dundaff St. Dickson City with Divine Liturgy at 10 am in SS Cyril and Methodius Church, Olyphant. Friends may call Friday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 am at the funeral home.  Interment SS Cyril and Methodius Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Lackawanna Blind Association and Johnson School of Technology.

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Morris Kashuba, 103, of Scranton, died Saturday, October 8th, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  Morris was a resident at Gino Merli Veteran Center for the past four years  He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Kay Perry, who died in 2007.  They had been married for 60 years.

Born in Justus, Morris was the son of the late George and Josephine Demchuk Kashuba and was a life-long member of SS Cyril & Methodius Church, Olyphant.  He was a graduate of Scott High School and Johnson School of Technology, studying carpentry, and worked at Mayflower in Jessup for 27 years.

Morris served in the Army in WWII in England and Germany in varying capacities as a driver, including nighttime trips to the front lines.  He loved fly fishing and he and Kay spent many years on Lake Ontario.  Morris was a master fly tier and was sought after for his original fly designs, and he made and patented hydrographic maps of many local lakes.

Morris is survived by his brother-in-law, Ed Mostowski; nieces Barbara Bliss and Jeanine Frenz; and nephews Joseph Kashuba and Steve Licata.

He was preceded in death by his two brothers, Peter and George; three sisters, Ruby Johnson, Anastasia Milan, and Judy Licata; and his nephew, Lenny Kashuba.

The funeral will be Friday, October 14th, at 9:30 am from the Frank T. Mazur Funeral Home, Inc., 601 Dundaff St. Dickson City with Divine Liturgy at 10 am in SS Cyril and Methodius Church, Olyphant. Friends may call Friday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 am at the funeral home.  Interment SS Cyril and Methodius Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Lackawanna Blind Association and Johnson School of Technology.  To leave an online condolence visit the funeral home website.

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I bought maps that Morris made of local lakes. They helped me locate fish, when other information were not as common. He was a very pleasant guy. I also have the utmost of respect for my fellow veterans. I think Morris lived a long fulfilling life. Morris save a few fish for me till we meet again.

Posted by Paul e Middleton on October 17, 2022

"Uncle Morris" will always have a special place in my heart....He and "Aunt Kay" were a big part of our families' lives while growing up...Condolences to his entire family from the Taylor Family (Blakely, PA)... May he rest in peace

Posted by Debbie O\'Connor on October 13, 2022

"Uncle Morris" will always have a special place in my heart....He and "Aunt Kay" were a big part of our families' lives while growing up...Condolences to his entire family from the Taylor Family (Blakely, PA)... May he rest in peace

Posted by Debbie O\'Connor on October 13, 2022

"Uncle Morris" will always have a special place in my heart....He and "Aunt Kay" were a big part of our families' lives while growing up...Condolences to his entire family from the Taylor Family (Blakely, PA)... May he rest in peace

Posted by Debbie O\'Connor on October 13, 2022