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Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home Inc.

27 Washington Street, East Stroudsburg, PA

OBITUARY

Rudolph Edward Kasak

November 8, 1925July 15, 2019
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Rudolph “Rudy” E Kasak, 93, of E. Stroudsburg Pa. passed away peacefully on July 15 2019. He was the loving husband of the late Helen Kasak, whom he missed so dearly. Born November 8, 1925 in Manhattan he was the son of the late Charles and Josephine (Horvath) Kasak. Rudy was raised and educated in the Bronx. He joined the Navy in November of 1943 and served as a ships electrician on an LSM in the Pacific. Upon his return in 1946 from the Navy he began his career with New York Telephone. He then married the love of his life, Helen Turjak in August of 1950 and bought their first home in Douglaston N.Y. In 1964, years after the birth of their two sons, Ed and John, they bought a small summer rental property in the Poconos called “Ridgewood Cottages”. They moved to Pennsylvania in 1969 to build the business and provide a better life for their family. Later in life Rudy and Helen enjoyed traveling the country and the world with many friends they had made over the years. They also cherished their time with family and friends from New York and Florida. Rudy is survived by his son John Kasak, wife Nancy and their three children, Kristen Redding, husband Greg, Ryan, fiancé Michelle Sarcona and Melissa. Also grandson Richard Kasak, wife Megan and their three children Christopher, Wesley and Amelia. Brother-in-law John Turjak, wife Elizabeth, Sister-in-law Esther Turjak, Nephew Bob Kasak and several other nieces and nephews. Predeceased are his wife Helen and son Edward, brother Charles and wife Hilda, and brother-in-law Joe Turjak. Friends and Family are welcomed to gather Monday July 22, 2019 from 10AM-12PM with a Prayer Service to follow at the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home Inc. 27 Washington St. East Stroudsburg PA. Interment will follow in Laurlewood Cemetery, Stroudsburg. Memorial Contributions can be made to the Melanoma Research Foundation P.O. Box 759329 Baltimore, MD 21275 Arrangements have been entrusted to the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home Inc. 27 Washington St. East Stroudsburg PA 18301. Online condolences may be made on lantermanallenfh.com

Services

  • Family Gathering Monday, July 22, 2019
  • Prayer Service Monday, July 22, 2019
  • Burial Monday, July 22, 2019

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Christina Sharik

July 22, 2019

Rudy was a sweet guy. I remember in the dead of winter one day he came up to my cottage. The electricity was out and he took me for coffee and donuts. My condolences to the family.

Lori Turjak

July 18, 2019

Rudy was my uncle growing up we would always go to his house for Christmas they would always make us feel welcome it was always a good time when we got together uncle Rudy always made us laugh and play games we will miss him his big smile 🙏RIP uncle Rudy 🙏💔

Gladys and Charlie Ortiz

July 18, 2019

Rudy was our neighbor for over Twenty years he and Helen welcomed us to the new area we were moving too. They came down to our newly built home and welcomed us. Rudy always had jokes and was a sweet lovable man. I know he missed his wife Helen after her passing. They were a fun loving couple and now they are together again. RIP Rudy you are missed . In our thoughts always 🙏💕

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY