Leona "Lee" Barnic

September 7, 2017

Leona “Lee” Ann Barnic, 91, peacefully passed from this earth on the morning of September 7, 2017 surrounded by her loving children and family. She was born on February 3, 1926 to the parents of Joseph Graham and Elizabe

Dawn R. Casper

September 7, 2017

Dawn R. Casper, age 65, a resident of Abington Manor in Clarks Summit, passed away Thursday. She was preceded in death on June 17, 2007, by her husband, John L. Casper. Born on October 11, 1951 and daughter of the late Sve

Laura M. Stancavage

September 6, 2017

Laura M. Stancavage, age 89, formerly of Old Forge, passed away Wednesday morning at the Gardens of Green Ridge in Scranton, where she recently resided with her beloved husband, Edward " Fritz" Stancavage. They recently celebrated

Mary Salamida

September 6, 2017

Mary Evans Salamida, 85, died Tuesday morning, Sept. 5, at Geisinger Mountain View Care Center after a long illness. She was a devoted wife to the late Martin R. Salamida, to whom she was married for 63 years. Her strength of char

Nancy Ann Wahl

September 6, 2017

Nancy Ann Wahl, age 81, of Old Forge, passed away Wednesday evening at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Taylor, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert J. Wahl, on January 31, 1982. B

Thomas "Bunda" Aulisio

September 5, 2017

Thomas "Bunda" Aulisio, age 62, of Falls and Old Forge, passed away Tuesday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton, after an illness. Born on June 25, 1955 and raised in Old Forge, Tom was the son of the late Joseph "Lease"

Susanne Jones Pavlovic

September 3, 2017

Susanne Jones Pavlovic, 61, a lifelong Scranton resident, died Sunday evening at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, after a courageous and hard-fought battle with illness including lung disease. Daughter of the late Edwin and Dorothy

Eleanor Marie Nalevanko

August 31, 2017

Eleanor Nalevanko, age 91, a lifelong resident of Old Forge, passed away Thursday morning, after an illness. She is survived by her beloved husband and best friend of 62 years, Michael Nalevanko, Sr. Born on May 28, 1926&#

Allen George Sweet, Sr.

August 27, 2017

Allen George Sweet, Sr., age 65, of Croydon, PA, passed away Sunday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, after an illness. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joanna Sweet. Born in Mount Holly, New Jersey, on April 25

Mary (Marie) Elizabeth Chaiko Clifford

August 27, 2017

Mary “Marie” Elizabeth Chaiko Clifford, 96, formerly of Moosic, died Sunday at St. John Speciality Care Center, Mars. She was the widow of Robert J. Clifford, who died in 1999. Born in Moosic, daughter of the late

Mary H. Repsher

August 25, 2017

Mary H. Repsher, 59, of Pittston, died Friday at home. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

Paul G. Richards, Sr.

August 20, 2017

Paul G. Richards, Sr., 74, of West Scranton passed away peacefully Sunday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart surrounded by family and friends after a long battle with cancer. His wife is the former Theresa Kobesky. They celebrated their 51

Everett Albert Ryer

August 17, 2017

Everett Albert Ryer, age 96, of Tunkhannock,passed away Thursday evening at home. Arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge. Interment, Veterans Memorial

Charles Olexy

August 17, 2017

Charles Olexy, age 80, of North Scranton, passed away Thursday evening at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit in Dunmore. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife and best friend of 44 years, Sheila Welch Olexy, on June

Gerald (Jerry) Race

August 16, 2017

Gerald (Jerry) Race, 76, of Taylor, died Wednesday morning at Celtic Hospice Inpatient Unit, Wilkes-Barre, after an illness. Surviving is his loving wife, Patricia Sipper Race. Wed on Valentine’s Day, 1985, the c

Michael David Squirlock

August 16, 2017

Michael David Squirlock, age 57, of Old Forge and a recent resident of Clarks Summit Senior Living, passed away Wednesday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit in Dunmore, after a long, fought illness. Born in Tayl

Gladys Webb

August 15, 2017

Gladys Webb, age 92, passed away into the arms of her Lord and Savior, on Tuesday, Aug. 15. Born on Aug. 9, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Jennie Coolbaugh Webb. Residing in the “Spike Island” se

Jess Tetherow

August 14, 2017

Jess Tetherow, age 21, of West Scranton, passed away at home Monday morning, after an illness. A Funeral Mass, to be celebrated by Jess' uncle, Rev. Gabriel Tetherow, is scheduled for Thursday at 11:00AM in the Kearney Fun

Thomas Brown

August 13, 2017

Thomas Brown, 81, of West Scranton, died Sunday at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. A memorial service by Pastor J. P. Bohanan, Pastor of Christ United Methodist Church in Mountain Top, is scheduled for Thursday at 6:30PM at th

Jean Chelland

August 10, 2017

Jean Chelland, age 95, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday morning at home. She was preceded in death on September 28, 2003 by her beloved husband of 62 years, Joseph "Bro" Chelland. Born in Taylor on August 5, 1922 and daught

William (Bill) Thornton, III

August 9, 2017

William (Bill) Thornton, III, age 74, a lifelong resident of Old Forge, passed away Wednesday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, after a brief illness. Born on December 21, 1942, son of the late William, Jr.

Ann M. Seig

August 6, 2017

Ann M. Seig, age 78, of the Greenwood section of Moosic, passed away at home peacefully Sunday evening following a long struggle with Parkinson's Disease and Lewy Body Dementia. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 year

Julia E. Loser

August 4, 2017

Julia Englehardt Loser, 85, formerly of Hudson, Fl, passed away Friday, August 4, at the Forest City Nursing home. Born November 3, 1931 in New York, NY, daughter of the late John and Julia Corliss Engelhardt,

Ann E. Burstrom, R.N.

August 3, 2017

Ann E. Burstrom, R.N., age 83, formerly of St. Mary's Villa of Elmhurst Twp., passed away Thursday evening at The Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania, Scranton. Born on Independence Day, 1934, to parents Carl and elizabeth

Geralyn Marie Ratuszny

July 31, 2017

Geralyn Marie Ratuszny, L.P.N., age 65, of South Abington Twp., passed away Monday morning at Allied Skilled Nursing Center, Scranton, after a courageous battle with cancer. Surviving is her beloved husband and best friend of