Bernard Joseph Petrasek

Bernard Joseph Petrasek

May 7, 2019

Bernard Joseph Petrasek, of Forty Fort, passed away on Tuesday evening at home.

Born in Luzerne, he was the son of the late John and Mary Begany Petrasek. Prior to his retirement he was employed by Tobyhanna Army Depot as a computer programmer.

He was preceded in death by his wife the former Antoinette Leona Wyberski; brothers, John and Albert Petrasek and sister, Dorothy Sheehan.

He is survived by son, Sean Petrasek, New Jersey; daughter Maria Griffin, Gilbertsville; grandchildren, Kelsey and Elena Griffin; brother, Joseph Petrasek, Luzerne.

Funeral will be held on Monday at 9:30 am from the Betz-Jastremski Funeral Home, Inc. 568 Bennett St. Luzerne, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Swoyersville. Interment will be in St. Cyril and Methodius cemetery, Pringle. Family and friends may call on Monday from 8:30 to 9:30 am. To leave a message of condolence for his family please visit