Jody R. DeShon, 60, of Sugarloaf, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at his home following a short illness.
Born in Bloomsburg, PA, April 14, 1960, he was the son of the late Robert and Doris (Watts) DeShon and spent the past 24 years in Sugarloaf, Pennsylvania after moving from Mainville.
Jody had worked as a Production Foreman for Foam Fabricators, Bloomsburg; and had most recently worked at PolarTech, Elysburg . He had played football and baseball at Bloomsburg High School. He enjoyed vegetable gardening, hunting, fishing, camping, traveling, and being involved in heis children's and grandchild's activities, such as 4-H, softball, Cub Scouts and go-kart racing.
He was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by his first wife the former Karen Nash, who passed away in March 1995; two sons Joshua DeShon, January 28, 2003; and Andrew Lynn, December 20, 2019.
Surviving are his wife, the former Linda Turnbach, to whom he was married on December 14, 1996; a daughter Amy Noss and her husband John, Shickshinny; a granddaughter Taylor Noss, Shickshinny; a son Aaron Payne, and his companion Katelyn Miller, Sugarloaf; and his mother-in-law Caroline Turnbach, Sugarloaf.
His funeral will be held with a private graveside service in Rose Lawn Cemetery, Front Street, Berwick. Friends may call at Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (West), 1265 Rock Glen Road, Rock Glen, Friday, June 19, 2020 from 6-8 PM.
Memorial donations may be made to your local food bank. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com.
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