Melvin R. Congdon, 83, Dallas, passed away, Friday, August 12, 2022 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital. He was the son of the late Carl and Althea Keller Congdon and was a graduate of Kingston High School class of 1956. He and his father, Carl, were co-owners of C.L Tronics for many years offering radio and communications equipment sales and repairs. Later he was affiliated with Burroughs Office Equipment repairs. He had served his country proudly with the Airforce.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Deanne Congdon and a sister, Nancy Kulp. Surviving are his wife the former Janice Rinken, at home. Son, Melvin Congdon, Jr. Harrisburg. Grandchildren, Matthew and wife Chelsea, Jessica, and Sarah Congdon. Brothers, Justin and wife Nancy, Roger and wife Dottie, sister in law Debra Houck and husband Dale, nephew and nieces.
Funeral service will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Donations to St Joseph’s Center in Scranton will honor Mel’s memory. Arrangements are under the direction of The Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, Pa. 18612. On line condolences may be made at Disquefuneralhome.com