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Leon Noel Chernesky

Leon Noel CherneskyLeon Noel Chernesky, 62, of Ringtown, formerly of Shenandoah, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born in Shenandoah, he was a son of the late Peter and Helen (Rapiejko) Chernesky.

He was a graduate of Shenandoah Valley High School.

Prior to his retirement, he was last employed as a truck driver for Karshner Industries, Hazleton. He was also employed as a truck driver for Wenco and then Rands Trucking.

Leon was a member of Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah, formerly St. Stanislaus Church.

He was also a member of Polish American Fire Company No. 4, Shenandoah, and a former member of Arrowhead Rod and Gun Club, Zion Grove.

Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, were two brothers, Peter and Joseph.

Surviving are his life partner, Linda Dower; one daughter, Carla Harper and her husband, Harrison, of Frackville; two grandchildren, Kacey and Harrison Harper; one sister, Mary Ann Chernesky, of Shenandoah; one sister-in-law, Susan Chernesky, of Shenandoah; nieces; nephews; cousins and friends.

Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah, is in charge of the arrangements.

Leon Noel Chernesky Has 3 Condolences Posted:

  1. Ed Lipiec says:

    Linda, Carla and family, Sorry for your loss. Leon was a good man. Treasure the good memories that you have. I know that you will keep his memory in you hearts. Having lost my mom and wife in the same year was hard, so I know what you are feeling. May God hep you get through this time of sorrow. May he Rest in Peace. God bless you; Sincerely, Butch.

  2. Joe Palubinsky says:

    My deepest condolences on the passing of Leon. He was a great person we were class mates many years ago and he was a wonderful friend May god bless you in this sad time of loss

  3. Patti Zackaravage says:

    Love, hugs, thoughts and prayers to Linda, Carla and family, Leon was one of a kind and will be sadly missed but never forgotten….the very best Godfather EVER