Mr. James A. Hood, 81, a guest of Golden Living Nursing Center, Plains Township, passed away Saturday at Wilkes Barre General Hospital.
Born in West Pittston. He was the son of the late Park and Mary Lewis Hood. He was a graduate of Wyoming High School. Prior to his retirement, he was employed in the area garment industry.
He was a member of the 1st United Presbyterian Church, West Pittston.
He was a member of the Pittston Senior Citizens Center.
Surviving are his caregivers:
Connie Andrews and Tom Kokinda
Funeral Services will be held Monday at 9:30 A.M. by the Rev. James Thyren, at the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc. 204 Main Street, Duryea. Interment will be in Memorial Shrine Cemetery, Franklin Township. Friends may call Monday morning from 9:00 A.M. until time of services. To leave an online condolence or for further information, please visit www.piontekfuneral.com.