Brian Wychoskie
September 22, 2017


Mr. Brian Wychoskie, 41, of Duryea, passed away accidentally Friday, September 22, 2017.

Born in Duryea, he was the son of John and Elaine (Mikovitch) Gamble of Duryea and Ben and Dee Wychoskie of West Pittston. He was a graduate of Pittston Area High School, Class of 1994. He worked in construction and landscaping most of his life. He was an excellent carpenter and enjoyed keeping busy with wood working projects. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone he met. He loved Nascar, hunting and the Oakland Raiders.

He was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Parish, Duryea.

He was preceded in death by both maternal and paternal grandparents and a sister, Susan Gamble.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by:
Brother, Scott Wychoskie and his wife, Lori, of Moosic
Goddaughter, Hailey of Moosic

Sister, Amy Lombardo and her husband, Len, of Exeter
Sister, Julie Roof and her husband, Jim, of Weatherly
Sister, Vanessa Basara and her husband, Jim, of Hughestown
Brother, Brian Russick and his wife, Gia, of Kingston

Companion, Judy Pliska of Duryea

Aunts and uncles
Many cousins
Countless friends

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 10:30 am in Holy Rosary Church, 127 Stephenson Street, Duryea. Interment will be held privately. A viewing will be held on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main Street, Duryea.  Family and friends are asked to go directly to church the morning of the funeral. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Nativity of Our Lord Parish's Building Fund, 127 Stephenson Street, Duryea, PA 18642. To leave an online condolence, please visit the funeral home website,


Guestbook Entries

I'm sorry for your loss.

Johanna Banick (11 months ago)

We are so sorry for your loss, our deepest sympathies are with you at this terrible time

Paul and Charlene Smith (11 months ago)

Scott - our heart goes out to you and your family at this difficult time.

Amanda and Rusty Russell (11 months ago)

We are very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.

Rosanne & Vickie (11 months ago)

Dear Scott and Vanessa. We are so sorry for your loss. We will keep all of you in our prayers. With Sympathy Joe and Liz Zbylicki and Family Mr & Mrs Joe and Liz Zbylicki

Mr and Mrs Joe and Liz Zbylicki (11 months ago)

Ben, Dee, Vanessa, Jimmy, and family ... Our sincere condolences to you all . Sour thoughts and prayers are with you.

Carol and Steve Amico (11 months ago)

Benny & Dee...I'm so very sorry. Brian was a great guy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Wendy Whipple (11 months ago)

Rip Brian gone but never forgotten you were a great friend you will surely be missed by many my deepest condolences to the family

Gregory Griffith (11 months ago)

Dear John and Elaine, My sincere condolences on the loss of your son. Only time will help. May you share the good memories of his life. Love is eternal.

Linda Mattioli (11 months ago)

So very sorry, Vanessa and family, for your loss. My heartfelt prayers go out to you.

Linda Litwin (11 months ago)

Very sorry to hear of your loss. I graduated with Brian in 1994...

Gary Snyder (11 months ago)

Ben and Dee our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family

Cindy and Bob Petroshuk (11 months ago)

So sorry for your loss.. Brian was a great person. We went to school together an remained friends since. Bless you all.. My thoughts an prayers are with you!

Lucinda Calvert Mikus (11 months ago)

So very sorry for your loss. May he RIP.

Lynette Villano (11 months ago)

Rest in peace, sending prayers to the family. May God bless.

John and Gyl Mikovitch (11 months ago)

May god watch over you guys and bless Brian forever

Jimmy McAndrew and family (11 months ago)

May he rest n peace i really miss my buddy

Eric dixon n bobbijo Blackburn (11 months ago)

All my thoughts and prayers are with your family and you during this most difficult time. Treasure the memories, may God be with you always.

Elizabeth Steigerwalt (11 months ago)

We will all miss you Brian!!Rest In a paradise friend!!

Erin Adams (11 months ago)

My heart goes to all who were close to him.

Marc Costanzo (11 months ago)

I'm so extremely sorry for ur loss. I know personally that there isnt anything much sadder than the death of a sibling especially at such a young age. Celebrate the good times you all had together and know he will always be by ur sides in spirit. RIP Brian

Jennifer Williams (11 months ago)

We are heartbroken for your loss. So sorry

Amie and Josh (11 months ago)

May you find peace at this heartfelt time .......God Bless.

Peg Gosse Rohland (11 months ago)

Sending the family thoughts and prayers.... Rest In Peace Brian

Antionette Flynn (11 months ago)

I'm so sorry for ur loss!!!

Sierra Frank (11 months ago)

Love you brother. Rest easy.

Brian Russick (11 months ago)

In loving memorys

Pete an kaylynn (11 months ago)

Rest In Peace. So sad to hear of your passing!

Christine (Mulhern) DiPippo (11 months ago)

So sorry for your lost he will be missed by all

Marietta simonson (11 months ago)

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to your families.

Denise Gosse-Crolly (11 months ago)

Miss you brother! Will never forget you! Your little buddy VERMIE

Casimer t.Vermac 111 (11 months ago)

Going to miss you Bud. Love ya bud

Scott M Quick (11 months ago)

So sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace. Tony& Rosie

Anthony & Rose Maszeroski (11 months ago)

So sorry for your loss. May you Rest In Peace Brian.

Laura Nowakowski Brady (11 months ago)

So very sorry for your loss He was a great guy Thoughts and prayers sent to his Family and Friend

Bernadine Hoover (11 months ago)

All of my thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time, Brian may you R.I.P.

Mary McAndrew (11 months ago)

So sorry for your loss

Slater Family (11 months ago)

i will never forget you buddy you were a good friend and 1 of my good workers

Art Webb (11 months ago)

Scott Thoughts and prayers to you and your family at this sad time.

Frank Cragle (11 months ago)

Love you more

Judy Plisja (11 months ago)

gonna miss you... love you brother

Jim-e Dupras (11 months ago)

Our deepest symapathies are with the family at this time. May all the memories that we hold so dear of Brian live on in our hearts forever, you surely will be missed by many.

Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Hodle (11 months ago)

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