Wayne W. Bechtold
Enjoyed Helping Children

Wayne W. Bechtold, Mountaintop, died Nov. 17, 2015, at his home.

Born Aug. 17, 1953, in Pittston, he was a son of the late Walter Bechtold and Margaret (Kizis) Bechtold. He was a graduate of Pittston Area High School, Class of 1971, and attended King’s College.

Wayne was a Scout leader and enjoyed helping children.

He worked as a department manager at Acme Supermarket for many years.

Surviving are his son, Brian and wife, Mary Bechtold, Drexel Hill; daughter, Sara and husband, Erik Zelinski, Forty Fort; granddaughter, Nora Bechtold; brothers, Walter

M. and wife, Mary Lou Bechtold, Pittston; and Ronald G. and wife, Madeline Bechtold, Burke, Va.; sisters, Nancy and husband, William

P. Murman, West Pittston; and Arlene and husband, Jude Regan, Pittston; nephews, Walter J. and Katie Bechtold and Patrick Regan; nieces, Erika and husband, Ranjan Banerjee, Alyssa and husband, Miguel Cabrera, and Bridget Regan; great-nephew, Vincent Bechtold; and great-niece, Aria Banerjee.

Services have been entrusted to Graziano Funeral Home Inc., Pittston Township.

Interment services will be private and held at the family’s convenience. For further information, or to express your condolences to Wayne’s family, please visit www.GrazianoFuneralHome.com.