William Pacuilli, 82, of Moscow, died Tuesday. His wife of 43 years, the former Margaret "Peggy" Lamb, died in 2007.
Born Sept. 7, 1940 in New York City, son of the late Nicholas and Genevieve Wismer Pacuilli, he was a graduate of South Catholic High School. William served in the Navy for six years and during the Korean War on the USS Coral Sea. He was employed for many years as a dental technician, and later worked for Panel Print, Old Forge.
William was a loving, devoted father and grandfather. He loved to travel and spent many happy hours taking his RV on trips all over the country. He will be deeply missed, but fondly remembered, by all who knew him.
Surviving are two daughters, Traci Weidow and husband, Sean; and Kathleen Murray; a son, Christopher Pacuilli; nine grandchildren, Heather Yost, Jaime Johnson, Shelby and Tristan Weidow, Amber Clutter, and Ashley, Kristi, Kayla, and Taylor Pacuilli; 14 great-grandchildren, a brother, Phillip Pacuilli; and several nephews.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas and Nicholas Pacuilli.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. in the chapel of St. Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow, by Pastor Ken Kreller of the River of Life Fellowship, followed by interment. Friends may call Sunday, 3 to 6 p.m., at the Neil W. Regan Funeral Home Inc., 1900 Pittston Ave., Scranton. To e-mail condolences, please visit the funeral home website.