Fred Stanley Proleika Sr.

December 31, 1937 - November 7, 2020
Wroblewski Funeral Home
1442 Wyoming Avenue
Forty Fort, PA 18704
(570)287-8541 | Map
Wednesday 11/11, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In keeping with Federal and State, those attending the viewing are required to wear a facial covering and observe social distancing.

Saint Mary's R.C. Cemetery, Swoyersville
Thursday 11/12, 11:15 am - 11:30 am
Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Parish
Thursday 11/12, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Fred Stanley Proleika Sr., 82, a resident of Forty Fort, passed into eternal life unexpectedly on Saturday morning, November 07, 2020, at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.   His loving wife is Shirley A. (Barone) Proleika. Together, Fred and Shirley celebrated their 58th wedding anniversary on September 8th.   Born on December 31, 1937, in Swoyersville,Continue Reading

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Ron Proleika Jr. left a message on November 13, 2020:
I have so many wonderful memories of time spent over my 50+ years of knowing my Uncle Fred that I don't even know where to begin. When I was Christened, he was my Godfather. When I was a kid growing up across the street, he was my cool uncle who made his kids the most AWESOME Halloween costumes. When we moved to Florida we'd cheer the Cardinals when he came to visit for spring training. In high school and college, he encouraged me as I worked my way toward adulthood. When my wife, Carrie, and I started raising a family, coming back to my old home town of Forty Fort from Arkansas or North Carolina over the past 15 years to visit was always special. The hours spent around the dining room table or outside, sipping Yuenglings, enjoying Aunt Shirley's amazing meals, catching up with my cousins....all priceless memories of my Uncle and his beautiful family. To my beloved Aunt Shirley and dear cousins, my condolences during this heartbreaking time. May God bring your hearts solace and peace. I love you all, and I miss you so much Uncle Fred. God bless. Ron.
Andrew J. Sordoni, III left a message on November 12, 2020:
Fred and the Proleika family, mother, brothers and sister were our neighbor and friend for more than 70 years. We remember his warm and engaging personality and pray that his family will be comforted by the memories of a good life.
Raymond Podskoch left a message on November 11, 2020:
Dear Shirley, Debbie, Susie, and Fred - My deepest sympathies on Fred’s passing. May he Rest In Peace. Such a gentleman, it was always a pleasure to speak with him. We hope you can find comfort in beautiful memories of him. Fondly, The Podskoch Family (and Mom too).
Jamie tucker left a message on November 11, 2020:
Shirley. I am so sorry for your loss, i remember freddie when i worked at the credit union, such a sweet person.
Joe Gonglefski left a message on November 11, 2020:
Freddy has and will always be one of the most appreciated, integrous, trustworthy, honest and genuine human beings I have ever come in contact within any level of society. His dedication to God, Family, Friends and Country will continue to be remembered. And his person and character inspiring. The community has lost the presence of a true human being in all senses and characteristics. While the Family has suffered a tremendous loss, each will be comforted by the fantastic experiences they shared and the living memories they have in their minds’ eye Sincerest Condolences and God Bless, Joe and Kathy Gonglefski
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Donna Sedor left a message on November 11, 2020:
I am so sorry for your loss! Mr Proleika was such a good man. Always smiling. That’s how I will remember him. If I can help in any way, please let me know. May he Rest In Peace.
Marian Serafin left a message on November 10, 2020:
Dr. Suzanne thinking of you and your family during the loss and sorrow. Their are no words. Another angel has received his wings. Rest knowing we will always have their memories and he is at peace. With loving prayers to all. Marian, Rich, Alexis and Evan Serafin
Mary Pasukinis left a message on November 10, 2020:
Don, my deepest sympathy to you and your family.
Deborah Gdovin and family left a message on November 10, 2020:
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Proleika family today and in the days to come. We are so very sorry for your tremendous loss. He was a wonderful person with an infectious smile. He will be greatly missed.
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Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Thank you for trusting us to care for your loved one. May comfort and peace surround all of you.
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