We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home
Jack Brady Stoneking, Smithfield, Pa.
Jack Brady Stoneking 76 of Smithfield, Pa. passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2022 in the Uniontown Hospital with his loving wife Melinda and his loving daughter Brandy by his side.
He was born October 8, 1945 in Rachel, West Virginia.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Robert Stoneking and Eulalah Postlethwaite Stoneking; brother, Donald Stoneking; beloved fur baby, Baylie; father-in-law and mother-in-law, William and Catherine Karwatske and brothers-in-law, George Wilson, Bill Karwatske and Howdy Clark.
Surviving are his loving wife Melinda; fur baby, Sky; son, Robert Stoneking and wife of Maryland; two daughters, Kelly Greco and husband of Pittsburgh, Pa. and Brandy Stoneking of Fairchance, Pa.; grandchildren, Delanie, Lauren, Alec and Tia; very close niece, Melissa Johnson; great niece, Hope Matzus; great great niece, Grace Matzus; sister-in-law, Ann Clark and godchild, Brenan Clark of Rices Landing, Pa.
He was a graduate of Fairchance-Georges Class of 1963.
Jack was a US Army Vietnam War Veteran.
He was employed for many years as a coal miner and retired from Bailey Mine.
Jack was a lifetime member of Amvets Post 103, Vietnam Veterans Inc. of Fayette County and Fayette Rod and Gun Club.
He enjoyed his Thursday Morning Veterans’ Group meetings with his brothers.
The family will receive friends in the Dean C. Whitmarsh Funeral Home, 134 West Church Street, Fairchance, Pa. on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and on Friday, June 3, 2022 from 10 to 11:00 a.m. the hour of service with Pastor Dennis Cox officiating.
Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairchance, Pa. with Military Rites being accorded Vietnam Veterans Inc. of Fayette County Honor Guard.