Elizabeth Callis

March 15, 2017

Elizabeth Callis, age 85, of Taylor, passed away Wednesday at Mountain View Care Center in Scranton, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 59 years, Chester E. Callis, on August 6, 2014. Born on May 23, 1931, in Moosic

Norman Hicks, Sr.

March 14, 2017

Norman Hicks, Sr., age 74, of South Sterling, passed away Tuesday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Born in Scranton on March 31, 1942, son of the late Howard and Florence Hicks, Norman retired as a truck driver. He is survived by three children, Jo

Adeline Cimoch

March 10, 2017

Adeline Cimoch, age 88, of Moosic's Glenmaura section, passed away peacefully Friday morning at home with her loving daughter and caretaker by her side. Her beloved husband, the late Edward Cimoch, Sr., preceded her in death on April 7, 1980. Born in

Raymond Shimley

March 7, 2017

Raymond Shimley, 91 of Taylor and formerly of Pittston, passed away Tuesday evening. Born on August 26, 1925 and son of the late John and Mary Kovach Shimley, Ray was a graduate of Pittston Schools. An Army Veteran of the Korean War, he worked as a a

Helen R. Biggar

March 1, 2017

Helen R. Biggar, age 95, of Dunmore and formerly of Moosic, passed away Wedneday morning at Green Ridge Health Care Center, where she had resided the past five years. She was preceded in death on March 24, 1990, by her beloved husband of 45 years, Jo

Robert W. Fowler

March 1, 2017

Robert W. Fowler, age 55, of Scranton, passed away Wednesday morning after a longtime illness. His loving wife and best friend of 16 years, Laura Bidwell Fowler, survives. Born on November 15, 1961, he was the son of the late Robert and Eleanor Ugi F

Michael George Schuback, Jr.

February 24, 2017

Michael aka "The Boss" aka "Freddy" G. Schuback, Jr., age 65 and a lifelong resident of the Austin Heights section of Old Forge, died Friday morning at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born on August 15, 1951 and son of the late Michae

Patrick (Brownie) W. Salerno

February 17, 2017

Patrick "Brownie" W. Salerno, age 79, of Scranton and formerly of Old Forge, died Friday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center, after an illness. Born in Old Forge, and the son of the late William and Maralda Antonio Salerno, Brownie was a graduate of Ol

Joann Clare Lucarelli

February 15, 2017

Joann Clare Lucarelli, age 75, of Duryea, passed away Wednesday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. Raised in the Minooka section of Scranton and born on April 8, 1941, Joann was the daughter of the late Walter (Eddi

Fred J. Tagliaterra

February 14, 2017

Fred J. Tagliaterra, Jr., age 79, of Greenfield Twp., and formerly of Old Forge and Moosic Lakes, passed away Tuesday evening at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore, after a brief illness. He is survived by his loving wife, Judy Forti

Jennie Long

February 12, 2017

Jennie Long, age 97, a lifelong resident of Old Forge, died at home Sunday morning, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 57 years, William J. Long, on January 28, 1999. Born on June 19, 1919, daughter of the late Anth

Dorothy Talipski, F.D.

February 11, 2017

Dorothy Talipski, age 84 and a lifelong resident of the Greenwood section of Moosic, died Saturday evening at the Riverside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Taylor, after an illness. Born on October 28, 1932, and daughter of the late Adam and An

Michele Marie Ciccone

February 9, 2017

Michele Marie Ciccone, age 54, of Taylor, passed away Thursday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, after an illness. Born in Scranton on February 15, 1962, daughter of Barbara Conforti Ciccone Nolan of Scranton and the late Angelo Ciccone, Mi

Edith Radle

February 6, 2017

Edith Radle, age 68, of Moosic, passed away Monday morning at home, after a recent illness. She was preceded in death on November 4, 2009, by her beloved husband of 41 years, George Radle, Jr. Born in Pittston on March 28, 1948, and daughter of the l

Carla L. Myers

February 4, 2017

Jeffrey Genell

February 3, 2017

Jeffrey Genell, age 46, of the Tripps Park section of West Scranton, and formerly of Old Forge, passed away Thursday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Surviving is his loving wife of 12 years, Jennifer McGurrin Genell. The co

Eleanor (Ellie) Herman

February 3, 2017

Eleanor (Ellie) Herman, age 84, of Roaring Brook Twp., passed away Friday at home, after a recent illness. She is survived by her high school sweetheart, best friend and beloved husband of 66 years, Albert Herman. The couple were married November 3,

John (Chuck) J. Chacko, Jr.

January 29, 2017

John (Chuck) Chacko, Jr., age 70, a lifelong resident of Pittston, died Sunday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, after a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Maryann Yesaltis Chacko, on October 16, 2016. Born on August 2

Joseph C. Woytanis

January 26, 2017

Joseph C. Woytanis, age 83, a lifelong Scranton resident, died Thursday at Green Ridge Health Care Center, where he had resided. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Wednesday at 9:30AM at St. John Neuman Parish, 633 Orchard St., Scranton, 18

Jeanna M. Martin

January 23, 2017

Jeanna M. Martin, age 58 and formerly of Carbondale, passed away Monday evening at Geisinger Mountain View Care Center in Scranton. Born in Wauchula, Florida, on October 6, 1958, she was the daughter of the late Mary Crumbly Christopher and Charles

Donald Bailey

January 17, 2017

Donald Bailey, age 80, of South Scranton, passed away Tuesday evening shortly after being admitted to Hospice of the Sacred Heart's Inpatient Unit, Dunmore. His beloved wife of nearly 50 years, Ellen Houston Bailey, preceded him in death on September

Preston Cadwalder, Sr.

January 16, 2017

Preston Cadwalder Sr., age 67, of Old Forge, passed away Monday evening at home, surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with leukemia. His beloved wife and best friend of 47 years, Celia Colianni Cadwalder, survives. The couple was marri

Ann Marie Toth

January 13, 2017

Ann Marie Toth, age 57, of Old Forge, passed away Friday morning at home, after a ten-year battle with cancer. Surviving is her best friend and companion of 28 years, William Lagonia. Born on December 19, 1959 and daughter of the late Ralph and Barba

Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Thornton

January 10, 2017

Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Thornton, age 95, a longtime resident of Old Forge, passed away Tuesday morning at Mountain View Care Center in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William Thornton, Jr., on New Year's Day, 1976. Born i

Nancy A. Cunning Penman

January 10, 2017

Nancy Ann Cunning Penman died at Golden Living Center in Scranton on Tuesday, January 10th, at the age of 80 years. Nancy had a strong love of God, family, and country. She enjoyed reading, gardening, and preparing homemade foods for her family. She