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William Schoonover

September 12, 2019

William Schoonover, age 88, of West Scranton, passed away Thursday at home. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street in Old Forge.

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Warren W. York, Jr.

September 9, 2019

Warren "Yorkie" York, Jr., also affectionately known as “Moe”, age 87, of Duryea, passed away Monday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. Born on June 12, 1932, Warren was the son of the late Warren, Sr. and Bessie Jumper York. At

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John (Jack) M. Calpin

September 8, 2019

John (Jack) M. Calpin, age 80, a longtime Scranton resident, passed away Sunday morning at Gino Merli Veterans' Center. He is survived by his loving wife, best friend and caregiver, Marie (Pecor) Calpin. The couple celebrated their 37th wedding anniv

Josephine Janiszewski Klein

September 6, 2019

Josephine (Janiszewski) Klein, age 83 of Scranton, passed away Friday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 24 years, Heinrich (Henry) Klein, on June 6th. An Exeter native, Josephine was born on November 5, 19

Elaine Ginley Davis

September 4, 2019

Elaine Ginley Davis, a resident of both West Scranton and Estero, FL, passed away Wednesday evening at home surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, Benjamin Davis, on August 30, 2009. Born on Ju

Jane Ellard

September 2, 2019

Jane I. (Woodmancy) Ellard, age 84, a lifelong Moosic resident, died Monday at home. She was preceded in death by her highschool sweetheart and beloved husband of 45 years, Albert D. Ellard, on December 9, 1998. Passing away suddenly on September 2

Darrell Janosky

August 29, 2019

Darrell Janosky, age 69, of Scranton and a Kingston native, died Thursday at Allied Hospice in Scranton. Private arrangements with interment at Forty Fort Cemetery are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street

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Joseph J. Vancosky

August 29, 2019

Joseph J. Vancosky, age 76, of Moosic, died Tuesday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. He is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Kathleen (Gallagher) Vancosky. Born in Scranton on July 30, 1943, and son of the late

Joao P. Bagao

August 27, 2019

Joao P. Bagao, 83, of Scranton, died Tuesday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton, after an illness. Private viewing arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

Wallace R. McCann

August 27, 2019

Graveside services by Rev. Bobbie Resseguie of the Cliffside Baptist Church are scheduled for Monday at 11:00AM at the Clifford Valley Cemetery for Wallace (Wally) McCann, age 76, recently of Taylor, who died August 27th. Arrangements are under the c

George R. Takacs

August 26, 2019

George R. Takacs, III, 56, of South Florida, died Monday after being stricken ill at work. Born July 12, 1963 in East Rutherford, NJ, he was the son of the late George and Linda Siano Takacs. A graduate of Pocono Mountain High School, he was a pl

Mary G. Jones Kozak

August 24, 2019

Mary (Maime) G. Jones Kozak, age 79, a guest at Saint Mary's Villa Nursing Home, Elmhurst Twp., and formerly of Scranton passed away Saturday evening after an illness. Born on October 24, 1939, and raised in Scranton's Bellevue section, Mary was the

Dr. Thomas E. Pocius

August 16, 2019

Dr. Thomas E. Pocius, a lifelong Scranton resident and area dentist, died Friday at home after a courageous fight against pancreatic cancer. Passing away peacefully, his wife and daughter were right by his side. Tom was 61 years old. Tom was born on

Brittany N. Cadwalder

August 14, 2019

Brittany N. Cadwalder, 24, Old Forge, died unexpectedly Sunday at home. Born Feb. 17, 1995, in Scranton, the daughter of Cecilia Colianni Cadwalder, Old Forge, and the late Preston Cadwalder Sr., she was a 2014 graduate of Old Forge High School, whe

Joan Ruth Padilla

August 14, 2019

Joan Ruth Padilla, age 58, passed away Wednesday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton. Condol

Lawrence P. Masterson

August 11, 2019

Services have been set for Lawrence P. Masterson, 69, of Clarks Summit, who died Sunday at Lackawanna County Health Care Center in Peckville. Burial with military rites will be Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Indiantown

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Michael J. Shaughnessy

August 8, 2019

Michael Joseph Shaughnessy of Lake Charles, La., and a West Scranton native, died Aug. 8, nine days prior to his 72nd birthday, after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife and soulmate of 47 years, Jackie Fuselier Shaughnessy. Born in Scran

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Ross J. Naro

August 7, 2019

Ross J. Naro, age 74, of Taylor and formerly Dunmore, passed away Wednesday morning at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center. Graveside services are scheduled for Thursday, August 22nd, at 10:00AM at Marcy Cemetery in Duryea. Arrangements are un

Frank G. Eagan, Jr.

August 4, 2019

Frank G. Eagan, Jr., age 74, most recently of Tafton, passed away Sunday evening at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore, after an illness. Blessing services by Father Manolo Punzalan are scheduled for Friday at 12:30PM at Maryrest Ce

Amy M. Masters

August 3, 2019

Amy M. Masters, age 46, of Dunmore, passed away Saturday at home after an illness. Her loving husband, Raymond Call, Sr., survives. A Scranton native, Amy was born on December 15, 1972, and was the daughter of Nancy Masters of Scranton and the late

Anna Marie Wilbur

July 31, 2019

Anna Marie Wilbur, age 75, of Dupont, passed away surrounded by her loving family Wednesday morning at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Twp., after an illness. She is survived by her beloved husband, Robert Wilbur. On March 5th, the co

Betty Lou Burnside Stevens

July 30, 2019

Betty Lou (Burnside) Stevens, age 73 of Moosic, passed away Tuesday at home. She is survived by her loving husband, Laurence "Larry" Stevens. The couple would have celebrated a 10th wedding anniversary in September. Born in Scranton on October 29, 1

David Deleporte

July 30, 2019

David Deleporte, age 59, passed away Tuesday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart's Inpatient Unit in Dunmore after an illness. Arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue in Scranton.

Donna Lee Moffitt

July 29, 2019

Donna Lee Moffitt, age 72, passed away Monday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. A graveside blessing by Rev. Erik Furguson is scheduled for Tuesday, July 30th, at 11:00 a.m. in Marcy Cemetery, Duryea. Arrangements are under the care of

Peter (Pete) J. Shimkus, Jr.

July 27, 2019

Peter (Pete) J. Shimkus, Jr., age 76, a lifelong West Scranton resident, passed away Saturday at Geisinger C.M.C., Scranton, after fighting a longtime illness. He is survived by his loving wife, caregiver, and best friend of 36 years, Terry Lee (Hous