John E. Lezousky
John E. Lezousky, 72, of Schnecksville, formerly of Tamaqua, died Aug. 12, 2012, in Bethlehem.
He was the husband of Elizabeth "Betty" (Stegmeier) Lezousky.
Born in Pottsville, he was the son of the late John G. and Amelia (Potosky) Lezousky.
He retired after 26 years from Lehigh County Community College.
Upon his retirement, they awarded him the status of "emeritus."
Prior to his employment with LCCC, he was employed by Kraft Foods, Fogelsville, and Reynolds Metals, Chester.
He was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Tamaqua.
An avid golfer and fisherman, he was an excellent woodworker.
He was a member of Hawk Mountain Sanctuary and Lehigh Valley Game Preserve, Schnecksville.
A 1957 graduate of Tamaqua High School, he attended electrician's school in the Coast Guard, where he served as an electrician's mate from 1957-61.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters, Beth Ann and her husband Matt Musgrove of Trinity, Fla. and Linda Langevoort of Cohoes, N.Y.; and grandsons, Pieter and Jan Langevoort of Cohoes.
Contributions may be made to the Trexler-Lehigh Game Preserve and Zoo, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville, PA 18078 or to Forgotten Felines and Fidos, P.O. Box 62, Germansville, PA 18053.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 307 Pine St., Tamaqua.
Calling hours 6-8 p.m. Aug. 19 at Zizelmann-Roche Funeral Home, 500 E. Broad St., Tamaqua, and 9-10 a.m. Aug. 20 at the church.
Vigil service 7 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.