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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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. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

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. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.

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

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James J. Walsh

July 26, 2019

Former Scranton mayor and retired Lackawanna County senior judge James J. Walsh died on July 26th 2019. He was 88 years old. Judge Walsh was one of Scranton’s youngest mayors and one of its longest serving jurists. Born on October 12, 1930 in Scra

Frances E. Norton

July 23, 2019

Frances E. (Kelly) Norton, age 91, of Scranton and a longtime resident of Mine Hill, New Jersey, passed away Tuesday morning at the Holy Family Residence, Scranton, where she resided. Her husband of 63 years, Clarence Norton, preceded her in death on

Susan Dutter

July 23, 2019

Susan Dutter, 55, Scranton and formerly Dickson City, died Tuesday at Post Acute Medical, Wilkes Barre. Pending arrangements are under the care of both the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton, and the Hedley W. Mason

Romaine (Donnelly) Zielenski

July 23, 2019

Romaine (Donnelly) Zielenski, age 80, a longtime Taylor resident, passed away Tuesday morning at Allied Hospice in Scranton, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 39 years, Walter Zielenski, on May 7, 1998. Born at St

Keith M. Jones

July 21, 2019

Keith M. Jones, age 63, formerly of Greentown, died Sunday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

William (Bill) Keslosky

July 15, 2019

William (Bill) Keslosky, 61, of Lake Winola passed away Monday morning at Abington Manor, South Abington Twp., after an illness. Together for nearly 40 years, Bill is survived by the love of his life, his best friend and wife, Barbara (Filipovic) Kes

Peter Topa, Sr.

July 15, 2019

Peter Topa, Sr., age 72 of Scranton, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019, at Regional Hospital of Scranton, after an illness. His wife, the former Shirley Hughes, survives. The couple would have celebrated a 49th wedding anniversary on July 18th. Bor

Knox Eldredge

July 13, 2019

Knox Eldredge, age 65, of West Scranton, passed away Saturday morning at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton., after a sudden illness. Surviving is his wife and best friend, Florence (Royce) Eldredge. The couple celebrated their 23rd anniv

William (Bill) Frederickson

July 13, 2019

William (Bill) Frederickson, age 83, of the Rocky Glen section of Moosic, passed away Saturday afternoon. A lifelong resident of Moosic, Bill was born on April 5, 1936. He was raised in the "Spike Island" section of Moosic. The son of the late Herb

Natalie M. Kizer, R.N.

July 13, 2019

Natalie M. (Billus) Kizer, R.N., age 81, a lifelong resident of Scranton, passed away Saturday evening at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Taylor, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Donald Kizer, in 2006.

Mary Ellen (Loscombe) Flannery

July 12, 2019

Mary Ellen (Loscombe) Flannery, age 60, a lifelong West Scranton resident, passed away Friday at Geisinger C.M.C., Scranton, after an illness. Her husband, Robert (Bob) Flannery, preceded her in death on June 1st. The inseparable couple were married

Phillip Otto

July 6, 2019

Phillip Martin Otto passed away suddenly on Saturday, July 6th, 2019 in his home. He was the husband of Kimberly A. (Werner) Otto. They would have been married ten years on August 15th, 2019. Born in Palmerton P.A of Carbon County, he was the son of

Scott Sweigart

July 4, 2019

Services have been scheduled for Scott Sweigart, age 58 of West Scranton, who passed away Thursday at Geisinger Danville Medical Center, after an illness. A Blessing service will be Friday at 6:00PM in the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 No