Francis E. Nuss, III, 83, of Elizabethville, formerly of Tower City, passed away Tuesday at Stonebridge Nursing Home, Duncannon.
Born in Pottsville, January 22, 1935, a son of the late Frances E. Nuss, Sr. and Grace Boe Nuss-Shiley.
Francis was a Army Veteran of the Korean War.
He was a retired machinist from the former American Can Company after 40 years of service. Following retirement he worked for Brubaker Tool, Millersburg.
He was a member of the American Legion.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 36 years, Pauline C. Hess Nuss, 1996
Surviving are his daughter, Kirsten Marie Nuss, with whom he resided in Elizabethville; step-daughter, Carol A. Sheetz, Harrisburg; sister, Daisy J. Nuss Miller-Decoudres, Virginia Beach, VA; brother, Fred Richard Nuss (Pat), Stokesdale NC; four nephews, Richard Nuss (Jayme) and Patrick Nuss both of NC; Murray Miller (Christina), Germany and James Miller (Siobhan), VA; Great nieces and nephews, Ivy, Emily, Eva Ana, Wyatt and Sean. He is also survived by his beloved cat, Nicolas, whom he dearly loved.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 26th at 12:30 pm from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc. Tower City with Pastor Robert Straub. Burial with military honors will held at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Viewing will be from 11:30-12:30 at the chapel. To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com