DANVILLE, PA ~ John Joseph “Jack” Seksinsky, 83, of Danville, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Nazareth Memory Center Danville PA. He was born March 24, 1938, in Lewisburg PA, the son of the late Stanley and Helen Dennen Seksinsky.
Following his high school graduation from Milton High School, he earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania where he was a member of the First Ivy League Football Champions of 1959. He also earned his master’s degree in Mathematical Statistics from Bucknell University.
Jack was employed as an electrical engineer at IBM in Poughkeepsie, NY as a front-line manager.
Jack was a great man of faith always putting God first in his life. He enjoyed volunteering at The Good Samaritan Mission in Danville PA. Jack’s passion was helping people.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 15 years, Peggy Younkin of Danville PA and one son, Todd Seksinsky of Sparta NJ, two daughters: Andrea Salamy of Williamsburg VA and Michelle Crist and her husband Bob of York PA. Also surviving are eight grandchildren: Heather, Sarah, Emily, Kelly, Jack, Sean, Alec and Blaine. He is also survived by two stepchildren, Jan Salwocki and her husband Stan of Milton PA and Liz Bagby and her husband Larry of Dallas TX and two step grandchildren: Eric Salwocki and his wife Chantelle and Laura Salwocki of Philadelphia PA and two step-greatgrandchildren Peyton and Emmett. Also surviving are three brothers: James Seksinsky and his wife Ruth of Watsontown PA, Stanley Seksinsky and his wife Alicia of Brigantine NJ and Michael Seksinsky of Easton PA as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, the late Mary Lou Seksinsky in 2000.
A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the convenience of the family
with Father Timothy Marcoe as Celebrant. Burial will follow in the Exchange Cemetery Exchange PA.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church 68 Center Street Danville PA 17821 or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West Mahoning Street Danville PA 17821.