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HUGHESVILLE - Pawel Fokin, 86, of Hughesville, died Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at his home.

Born July 31, 1933 in Bieleveja, Russia, he was a son of the late Lukasz and Tatiana (Spakovich) Fokin. He and his wife, the former Olga Jacuk, celebrated 62 years of marriage on Feb. 2, 2019.

Pawel was a reputable custom tailor and musician who loved traveling, visiting all 48 contiguous states.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are a daughter, Natacha (John) Falco of Hughesville; five sons, Igor Fokin of Warminster, Valerio (Beth) Fokin of Attleboro, MA; Yuri (Holly) Fokin of Glassboro, NJ' Ivan Fokin of Spring City, and Pauel (Sylvie) Fokin of Philadelphia; and 12 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.

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