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Kingsley E. Traugh

Kingsley E. Traugh, age 91, formerly of Mifflin Twp., Bloomsburg, died at 1:55 p.m. Sunday October 17, 2021 at the Berwick Hospital Center, where he had been a patient.

Born on September 1, 1930 in Berwick, he was the son of Glen and Clara (Doty) Traugh, Sr. He was a 1949 graduate of Berwick High School and resided in Mifflin Twp. for over 60 years.

Kingsley was employed by Wise Foods Inc. in Berwick for 40 years, retiring in 1995.

He served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. Kingsley enjoyed walking and working outside and was a member of the Valley of Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Jacqueleen E. Breach, on April 19, 2018; a son, Keith B. Traugh, on April 19, 1993; three sisters: Margaret Pifer, Adeline Yarnoncheck, and Patricia Robbins; and four brothers: Henry Traugh, Glen Traugh, Jr., Allen Traugh, and Clifford Traugh.

Surviving are four children: Loren D. Traugh and Karen E. Traugh, both of Bloomsburg, Daren P. Traugh, and his wife Tammy, of Benton, Sharon R., wife of Daniel J. Kubasek, of Mocanaqua; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brother, Hensel Traugh, and his wife, Cheryl, of Berwick; five sisters: Fay Lynn and Nancy Dietterick, both of Nescopeck, Kathleen, wife of Olen Shotwell, of Espy, Linda Traugh, of Nescopeck, Elizabeth, wife of Albert Earsenna, in Florida; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside services with military honors were preformed in the Mifflinville Cemetery.

Arrangements were entrusted to the care of the Dean W. Kriner Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 325 Market St., Bloomsburg.

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Dear Pap,
Rest easy now, I'll miss you! Please tell Grammy and Uncle Keith "Hello" from me. Also, watch over my baby that I didn't get a chance to meet.

Amy Laubach Oct 22 2021 12:00 AM

Kingsley was a part of our family for a long time, as he worked with and was a friend of my father's. He was a very nice man. May he rest in peace as he rejoins his beloved Jaqueline and Keith. Much love to the family. Barbara (Knorr) and Matthew Church

Barbara (Knorr) Church Oct 21 2021 12:00 AM