Gerald (Jerry) Eugene Case

April 9, 2017

Gerald (Jerry) Case, age 58, of Laceyville, passed away Sunday at Regional Hospital of Scranton, after an illness. Born on August 27, 1958 and raised in Brick, N.J., he was the son of the late John and Edith Tuck Case. A graduate of Brick High Schoo

Ludgerio Colon-Correa

April 7, 2017

Ludgerio Colon-Correa, age 83, of Jermyn, died Friday evening after being ill. Arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton. Burial is scheduled in Aquirre, Puerto Rico.

John Thomas Yackimowski

April 6, 2017

John Thomas Yackimowski, age 53, of Wilkes Barre, died Thursday at home. Born on April 25, 1963, in Wilkes Barre, he was the son of John and Margaret Yackimowski. He was a skilled roofer by trade. He is survived by his daughter, Autumn Yackimowski; a

Leonard A. Ruane, Jr.

April 3, 2017

Leonard A. Ruane, Jr., age 62, of Wellsboro, passed away Monday morning at Green Ridge Health Care Center, after an illness. Born in Scranton he was the son of the late Leonard, Sr., and Anna Jean Boyd Ruane. A graduate of Scranton Central High Scho

Dominick T. Preno

April 1, 2017

Dominick T. Preno, age 79, of the Greenwood section of Moosic, passed away Saturday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. His beloved wife of 55 years, Margaret Dunston Preno, preceded him in death on May 12, 2015. Born

Elizabeth Ann Jumper

March 29, 2017

Elizabeth Ann Jumper, age 50, of Mayfield, died Wednesday at home. Her husband, Robert Jumper, survives. Born in Peckville on July 1, 1966, and daughter of George Merrifield of Jermyn and the late Bertha Warholic Merrifield, she had previously worked

Regina (Jean) Lambert

March 28, 2017

Regina (Jean) Lambert, age 82, of Duryea, passed away Tuesday at Golden Living Center - East Mountain in Wilkes Barre, after an illness. Preceding her in death was her beloved husband, Curtis Lambert, Sr. on February 16, 2012. A lifelong resident of

Edward C. St. George

March 28, 2017

Edward C. St. George, age 70 of Taylor and formerly of Scranton, passed away Tuesday evening at Riverside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, after an illness. Blessing services by Rev. Joseph Sica have been scheduled for Monday at 11:00AM at the Thom

Lucretia Dixon

March 28, 2017

Lucretia Dixon, age 44, of Scranton, passed away Tuesday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born on February 6, 1973, in Copiague, New York, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Regina Neal Dixon. After graduating from Brentwoo

Arthur (Archie) Brothers

March 27, 2017

Arthur (Archie) Brothers, age 64, of West Scranton, passed away Monday morning at Mid Valley Health Care Center, after an illness. Born on April 25, 1952, he was the son of the late Michael and Blanche Brothers Pavlovicz. Happy-go-lucky and a Jack-o

James Pierpont Slovak, M.D.

March 26, 2017

James Pierpont Slovak, M.D, age 70, a highly regarded local Psychiatrist, passed away Sunday at his home in Scranton, of natural causes. Born in Reading on June 26, 1946, he was the beloved son of Jane M. McGuire (Slovak) Kurtz of Lancaster and the l

Robert Stair

March 25, 2017

Robert Stair of Boca Raton, Fl., passed away Saturday at The Atrium of Boca Raton. Private services were held on Wednesday with burial at Memorial Shrine Cemetery, Wyoming. Arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc.,

Robert Scribner

March 23, 2017

Ronald Scribner, age 68, of Scranton, died Wednesday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.

Gloria Elizabeth Gavin

March 23, 2017

Gloria Elizabeth McAndrew Gavin, 88, of Scranton, passed peacefully into eternal life on Wednesday evening, March 22nd, in the loving arms of her children, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after gracefully suffering a long illness. Born o

David McDonnell

March 19, 2017

David McDonnell, age 53 and a lifelong resident of Old Forge, died Sunday at home. Born on September 13, 1963 and son of the late Geraldine Baronowski McDonnell, he was a graduate of Old Forge High School. Dave worked various jobs throughout Old For

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