MONTGOMERY — John L. “Jack” Felix, 69, of 469 Maple Hill Road, Montgomery, died Sunday, April 11, 2010, at his residence.
Born Dec. 13, 1940, in Milton, he was a son of Francis and Genevieve Patt Felix. On Oct. 30, 1959, he married his wife of 50 years, the former Dianne K. Pick, whom he met while working at his father’s restaurant, the former Dutch Inn, Muncy.
Mr. Felix retired from the West Company after 29 years of service, working as a plant superintendent and production manager. After retiring from the West Co., he worked as a security guard for Susquehanna Health System, Muncy Valley Campus, and also as a Pa. state constable for the past 11 years.
He was a member of the Pleasant View Wesleyan Church, Muncy. Other memberships included the N.R.A, Keystone Sportsman Club, PA State Constable’s Association and the Flying Eagles Color Guard.
Active on the Pa. forest fire crew, he enjoyed the outdoors and hunting.
Surviving in addition to his wife, are one son and daugther-in-law, Mike and Tammy Felix of Montgomery; two daughters and a son-in-law, Kimberly and James Sauers of Williamsport and Colleen Felix of Montgomery; a sister and brother-in-law, Gloria and Wilson Faus of California; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Francis Jr. and Maurice Felix; and two sisters, JoAnn Balliet and Mary Crawford.
A celebration of his life will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Pleasant View Wesleyan Church, 994 E. Penn St., Muncy, officiated by his pastor, the Rev. Stephen R. Smith.
The family will provide the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to the the Pleasant View Weslyan Church, 994 E. Penn St., Muncy, Pa. 17756
Arrangements are under the care of the Grenoble Funeral Home, 221 S. Main St., Muncy.