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

Gerard (Gerry) Toraldo

July 27, 2017

Gerard (Jerry) Toraldo, L.P.N., 63, of Dickson City, died Thursday at Regional Hospital of Scranton after an illness. He is survived by his companion and best friend of 37 years, David Michalski. Born in Scranton on March 5, 1

Elizabeth (Betty) Scaramastro

July 24, 2017

Elizabeth (Betty) Scaramastro, age 94, of Moosic, passed away Monday morning at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was preceded in death on September 12, 1988, by her beloved husband of 47 years, Nicholas Scaramastro, Sr.

Janice Santarelli Forconi

July 24, 2017

Janice Santarelli Forconi, of Olyphant, passed away on Monday evening, July 24th, surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death in 1959 by her husband, Louis Forconi. Born in Archbald and daughter of the late Mariano and Mar

Robert Woolaver

July 22, 2017

Robert Woolaver, age 59, of Old Forge, passed away Saturday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton, after an illness. He is survived by his longtime companion, Sheryl Baldwin of Jessup. Born in Chester on May 4, 1958, Ro

Janet L. Kreig

July 21, 2017

Janet Wickizer Kreig, age 81, of Moosic's Greenwood section, died Friday at Regional Hospital. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 47 years, John Kreig, Jr.. Born in Duryea on August 14, 1935, she was the d

Rosemary L. Napolitano

July 21, 2017

Rosemary L. Napolitano, age 77, a lifelong Scranton resident, passed away Friday evening at Geisinger Mountain View Care Center in Scranton, where she recently resided. Born on May 30, 1940, she was the daughter of the late A

Kenneth Mercer Strong, Sr.

July 19, 2017

Kenneth Mercer Strong, Sr., age 77, of Moosic, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning at home after a longtime illness. He is survived by his beloved wife, Linda French Strong. Wed on May 12, 1972, the couple were marrie

Elsie Mercado

July 18, 2017

Elsie Mercado, age 47, of Taylor, passed away Tuesday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore, after being ill. Blessing services are scheduled for Tuesday at 12:00PM in the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517

Mark Anthony Mattioli

July 18, 2017

Mark Anthony Mattioli, age 55, a lifelong Taylor resident, passed away Tuesday after a brief but courageous battle with Lung Cancer. Born on May 16, 1962, and son of the late Robert J. and Odelia (Dee) A. Talalai Mattioli, Ma