Leo Jackson, 78, of Jenkins Township, PA passed away, Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Wilkes Barre, PA. Born September 27, 1939 in New York, NY, he was the son of the late Leroy and Dorothea [Wescott] Jackson.
He was employed by Chick's Diner as in Scranton for many years.
He enjoyed country and western music, table games and watching wrestling (W.W.E.)
Survivors include Wife, Eleanor Jackson of Jenkins Township, PA, son and daughter-in-law, Leo (Debbie) Jackson, Jr. of Scranton, PA, step-children and spouses, Daniel Puckett of Scranton, PA, William R. Puckett of Scranton, PA, Connie (Rose) Puckett of Scranton, PA, Kenneth Puckett, Jr. of Clarks Summit, PA, Jim (Ricky) Pelliccione of Jenkins Township, PA, sister, Rita Shipman of VA, brother, Gordon Jackson of Dover, DE, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A step-son, Terry Puckett, a granddaughter Raven Puckett and a number of siblings predeceased him.
UPDATE; 2/28/18 AT 3:30 PM
DUE TO PENDING STORM...THE SERVICE TIME HAS BEEN MOVED FORWARD TO FRIDAY AT 1:00 PM WITH THE VISITATION FROM 12 NOON UNTIL TIME OF SERVICE.
UPDATE; 3/2/18 AT 9:30 AM
DUE TO SNOW...THE SERVICE TIME HAS BEEN MOVED TO MONDAY AT 1:00 PM WITH THE VISITATION FROM 12 NOON UNTIL TIME OF SERVICE.
Services:4:00 pm Friday at Bartron-Myer Funeral Home, Inc., Montrose, PA 18801.
Visitation: 1 hour prior to services on Friday at the funeral home.