Ruth Turner

June 3, 2018

Ruth Turner, age 77, a lifelong resident of Moosic, passed away Wednesday evening at Allied Hospice in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, Carl E. Turner, who tragically died on May 15, 1991. Born on October 6, 1940, an

William Kandrac

June 2, 2018

Debbie M. Bauman

May 31, 2018

Debbie M. Bauman, age 59, of Old Forge, passed away Sunday morning at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, after an illness. She is survived by her loving husband and best friend, Anthony (Tony) Bauman. Wed on Novembe

Gerald William Moore

May 31, 2018

Gerald William Moore, Jr., age 61, of Clifton Twp., passed away Wednesday, after a sudden illness. Born in Taylor on December 12, 1956, and raised in Moosic, he was the son of Alice VanLouvender Moore of Clifton Twp.

Roland Hatfield

May 27, 2018

Roland Hatfield, age 63, of Dupont, passed away Sunday under the care of Celtic Hospice at Geisinger South Hospital in Wilkes Barre. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North M

Katherine Polito

May 25, 2018

Katherine Polito, recently 90 years old, of Dickson City and formerly of Scranton, passed away Friday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. Born in Metuchen, New Jersey, on May 20, 1928, and daughter of the l

Charles R. Maurer, Sr.

May 20, 2018

Charles R. Maurer, Sr., age 89, a lifelong resident of Moosic, passed away Sunday morning surrounded by family in the same house in which he was born. He is survived by his beloved wife, Martha Jackson Maurer, of whom he celeb

Rebecca (Beckey) Taylor

May 20, 2018

Rebecca (Beckey) Taylor, age 46, of Dickson City and a Taylor native, passed away Sunday morning. Born in Taylor on September 11, 1971, she was the daughter of the late Robert, Sr. and Valerie Taylor. She created a career in

Herbert J. Smith

May 19, 2018

Herbert J. Smith, 67, of Scranton, died Saturday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital after an illness. His wife of 48 years is the former Veronica Grill. Born in Scranton, son of the late Harry and Mary Burnett Smith, Herb was a sel

Michael Anthony Belcastro, Jr.

May 19, 2018

Michael Anthony “Bugsy” Belcastro Jr., 71, a lifelong resident of Old Forge, died Saturday at Wilkes-Barre General’s Post Acute Specialty Hospital after an illness. He is survived by his adoring wife, Lynn Celli Belc

Marie Thelma Hack

May 19, 2018

Marie T. Hack, age 80, of South Scranton, passed away Saturday evening at her home. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.

Mildred Lane Thorne

May 18, 2018

Mildred Lane Thorne, age 89, of Scranton and formerly of Duryea, passed away Friday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after an illness. She was preceded in death on April 29, 1966, by her husband, David

Anthony J. Gryczko

May 15, 2018

Anthony J. Gryczko, age 30 and a lifelong Old Forge resident, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday evening. Born on October 25, 1987, son of loving parents Michael (Mickey) Gryczko and Philomena Jeffers and fiance James Fink, all of Old Forge, Anthony w

Alan LaCapra

May 14, 2018

Alan LaCapra, age 63, of Old Forge, died Monday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton, after an illness. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street,

Joseph (Joe) Buzad

May 13, 2018

Joseph (Joe) Buzad, age 99, a Jackson Heights resident in West Scranton, passed away peacefully on Sunday. Born in Scranton on Christmas Day, 1918, Joe was the son of the late Khalil and Ghalia Douaihy Buzad. He studied at Americ

Joanne Azze Vancosky

May 11, 2018

Joanne Azze Vancosky, age 80, a lifelong resident of Scranton, died Friday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph (Joby) Vancosky, on February 5, 2003. Born on December 9, 1937

Edward S. Stringer

May 9, 2018

Edward S. Stringer, 66, of the Green Ridge section of Scranton, died Wednesday at the Gardens at Scranton. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 125 N. Main Ave., Scranton.

Edith Ann King

May 8, 2018

Edith Ann King passed away peacefully on May 8th at Sunrise Assisted Living in Wall Twp., N.J., surrounded by her family. Born in Taylor, Pennsylvania, in July of 1927, she was predeceased by her parents William F. Callahan and E

Donald Krvekoski

May 8, 2018

Donald Krvekoski, age 62, of North Scranton, died Tuesday evening at Riverside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, after an illness. Arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue,

Michael B. Keslosky, III

May 7, 2018

Michael Keslosky, age 62, of Old Forge, passed away Monday at Allied Hospice in Scranton, after an illness. A memorial service to be conducted by dear friend, Stephen Mathis, is scheduled for Friday at 10:00AM in the Thomas P

Margaret Rettura

May 5, 2018

Margaret Rettura, age 66, of West Scranton, passed away Saturday at Allied Hospice in Scranton, surrounded by her beloved family, after an illness. She is survived by her loving husband, John Rettura. Wed on November 23, 1

David Seaman, II

May 4, 2018

David Seaman, II, age 25, of the Glendale section of Pittston Twp., passed away Friday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born in Scranton on May 2, 1993 and son of David and Lisa Harrington Seaman of Glendale,

Thomas Rafalko

May 4, 2018

Thomas Rafalko, age 65, of Scranton, passed away Friday at home after an illness. He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Kilonsky Rafalko. Wed on June 8, 1974, the couple celebrated 43 years of marriage. Born in Throop on

Clifford Steinruck, Sr.

May 3, 2018

Clifford Steinruck, age 65 and of West Scranton, passed away Thursday at Jackson Heights Apartments, where he resided. Born on New Year’s Day, 1953, and son of the late Alfred and Genevieve Coolbaugh Steinruck, Cliffor

Louis Paul Sydorowitz

May 3, 2018

Louis Paul Sydorowitz, known as Lou, Louie, or sometimes "The Dude", a Scranton resident, passed away Thursday morning. He was born on February 2, 1950, and raised on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York, wh