Steve Pronko

Dickson City, PA

Family since 1928... ‚Äč Steve Pronko began his career in 1928 as a watchmaker in his brother’s pharmacy. Steve taught himself the watch making trade, taking apart, and reassembling watches dating back as early as 1916. His first store was located in Peckville, Pennsylvania. Steve worked in this location repairing watches, selling electronics, and appliances. After WWII, Steve noticed that the returning servicemen were in need of engagement rings and wedding bands.