Robert J. Vladika, 84, of Lake Ariel died Tuesday August 29, 2023 at home. His wife of 42 years is the former Marlene Stemphoski.
Born in Eynon he was the son of the late George and Stella Yeselavage Vladika, he was a graduate of Archbald High School and Johnson Technical Institute. He proudly served in the United States Army.
Prior to retirement he was employed at General Dynamics, and also served as a patrolman for the Archbald Police Department. Post retirement he was employed as a public safety officer at Wallenpaupack Lake Estates.
Surviving are daughter Michelle Gregory and husband Bill Hughes, Florida, step-sons John Hutchey and wife Vicki, Nevada, Christopher Hutchey and wife Carol, Forest City; step-daughter Jennifer Palmer and husband Robert, Delaware Water Gap; grandchildren Colby and Cameron Gregory, Cassidy Hutchey, Declan and Bear Palmer; great-grandchildren Thea and Magnolia Gregory; sister Lorraine Suche, Eynon; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brother George N. Vladika.
The family wishes to offer special thanks to Susan Dolgan for her support.
Funeral services and interment will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Arthur A. Albini Funeral Home, 1003 Church St., Jessup. Please visit the funeral home website to leave an online condolence.