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Daniel Leon Tetkoskie

February 6, 1946 ~ October 30, 2021 (age 75)


Coal Township – Daniel Leon Tetkoskie, 75, entered into eternal rest at home on Saturday, October 30, 2021.

He was born February 6, 1946, a son of Leon Tetkoskie and Catherine Groblewskie. He was a life-long resident of Coal Township and was a volunteer fireman for 48 years. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War with the 101st Airborne. He was a member of the American Legion and the VFW. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and collecting guns. He was a member of the Fairview Gun Club. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle.

He is loved and will be missed by his companion, Melissa Hadley; son, Christopher Daniel Tetkoskie and wife, Kelly (Roland) Tetkoskie of Elizabethtown; son, Christopher Alan Hadley and wife, Angela (Snyder) Hadley of Enola; daughter, Jennifer Lynn Tetkoskie of Dover, PA; and stepson, Jason Lorenz of Coal Tonwship. He also leaves grandsons, Aaron and Corben; and granddaughters, Samantha, Taylor, and Olivia. In addition, he is mourned by sister, Rosalie Martin of NJ; brother, David Tetkoskie and wife, Janet of Arkansas. He is survived by nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother “Ted”; sister, Barbara Kopitsky; and his wife of 28 years, Susan Pensyl Lorenz Tetkoskie.


Daniel Leon Tetkoskie, 75, of Coal Township – Funeral Service will be held on Monday, November 15, 2021 at 2:30 pm at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, PA, with Revered Joan Brown, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516. Arrangements are being cared for by Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 West Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. To send condolences to the family, please visit

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Funeral Service
November 15, 2021

2:30 PM

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