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Jordan J. Sukanick

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Lappawinzo Fish and Game member

Jordan “Gordy” J. Sukanick, 86, of Whitehall and formerly of Allentown, died Jan. 4, 2020, at home. He was the husband of Judy M. (Campanaro) Sukanick for 63 years.

Born in Cementon, he was a son of the late Andrew and Mary (Fedor) Sukanick.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean conflict and was on the icebreaker USS Atka.

He was a maintenance supervisor for Matlack and MTS trucking companies.

He was a member of Teamsters Local 773, Whitehall, and a life member of Lappawinzo Fish and Game, Northampton.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Lori with Jeff; four sons, Mark and his wife Barb, David and his wife Mary, Scott and his wife Kim and Matthew and his wife Claudia; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one expected blessing; cousins; nieces; nephews; and extended family.

He was predeceased by nine siblings.

Contributions may be made to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 501 Ridge Ave., Allentown, 18102; or to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202, or by visiting diabetes.org.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.