Rev. Alex J. Hazzouri

November 15, 2018

The Rev. Alex J. Hazzouri, a priest of the Diocese of Scranton, died on Thursday, Nov. 15. Born June 5, 1931 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Alex and Zahia Soma Hazzouri. Father Hazzouri attended Scranton public grade school and was a gradua

Anthony John Bader, Jr.

November 12, 2018

Anthony John “Little Tony” Bader, Jr., 19, of Covington Township, died Monday afternoon due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born August 23, 1999 in Scranton, he was the son of Stacey Davis Lacek, and husband, Michael, and Anth

John Henderson

November 11, 2018

John Henderson, age 67, a resident of West Scranton's Keyser Valley section, passed away Sunday morning at Regional Hospital after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife, Doreen Plotkin Henderson. The couple married on May 27, 1976. A lifelon


John (J.D.) Godek

November 5, 2018

John (J.D.) Godek, age 82, of Buena Vista and a West Scranton native, passed away Monday evening at Walden's View of North Huntingdon, after an illness. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Fran M. Woolley Godek, on January 15, 1999. Born

Dionne M. Kleback

November 4, 2018

Dionne M. Kleback, 40, of Stowe, PA , and a native of Taylor, passed away Sunday, November 4, 2018. Born in Scranton on January 22, she was the beloved daughter of Mary Cherra Kleback and husband John Dougherty of Moosic, and Keith Kleback and wife


Bobby "Stretch" Miles, Sr.

November 4, 2018

Bobby "Stretch" Miles, Sr., age 70, of Scranton, passed away Sunday at home. Born on April 28, 1948 in Alabama, the son of the late “Cadillac” Sam and Hattie Wyman, Bob proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from May of 1966 to March

Dalton Hiemenz

November 4, 2018

Steve Allen Walton

November 1, 2018

Steve Allen Walton, age 58, of Scranton, died Thursday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.

Vera Russin

November 1, 2018

Vera Russin, 102 years young, a guest at Abington Manor in Clarks Summit and formerly of Throop, passed away Thursday. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 65 years, Michael Russin, on September 2, 1996. Born in Syracuse, New York, on

Paul T. Hill

October 30, 2018

Paul Timothy Hill, age 48, of Nicholson, passed away Tuesday evening. He is survived by his beloved wife, Caroline Hurrey Hill. The couple celebrated their 18th wedding anniversary on May 20th. Born on May 13, 1970 and raised in West Scranton, Paul


Ronald Evans

October 29, 2018

Ronald (Ron) Evans, age 81, of Taylor, passed away Monday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. He is survived by his loving wife, Bobbye (Biggar) Evans. The couple recently celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on October 3rd. Born on August 22, 19

Alfred W. Everett, Sr.

October 28, 2018

Alfred (Al) W. Everett, Sr., age 75, of Scranton, died Sunday evening at Linwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. His wife of 37 years, Diane Ward Everett, preceded him in death. Born on December 9, 1942, and son of the late James and Helen Evere

Jason Kohut

October 25, 2018

Jason Kohut, age 46, a lifelong resident of West Scranton, passed away Thursday. He is survived by his childhood sweetheart, best friend and wife of 31 years, Sherry Roberts. Born on January 2, 1972, and son of Arlene Shafer Schmidt of Scranton, Jas

Bernice (Bea) S. Whyte

October 21, 2018

Bernice (Bea) S. Whyte, age 72, previously of Old Forge, passed away Sunday morning, following an illness, at Riverside Rehabilitation Center in Taylor after a 13-year stay. Born in Newark, New Jersey on December 30, 1945, Bea was the daughter of t

John Michaely, V

October 21, 2018

John "Johnny Blaze" Michaely, V, age 30, of Old Forge, passed away Sunday morning at home. Born in Scranton on September 20, 1988, John was the adored son of Christina Smith Wescott of Wyoming and John Michaely, IV and wife Janet of Scranton. Educa

William (Bill) John Corby

October 16, 2018

William (Bill) John Corby, age 60, of Scranton passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, October 16th, 2018. He leaves behind his loving wife, Karin Beisswenger Corby. Born in Scranton on October 27, 1957, William was the son of the late John Corby


Jerome (Jerry) C. Stone

October 14, 2018

Jerome C. (Jerry) Stone, Sr., age 77, a longtime West Scranton resident, died Sunday morning at home. He is survived by his high school sweetheart and beloved wife of 56 years, Shirley Royce Stone. The couple were married August 25, 1962. Born on Ma

Lillian Ellard Huggler

October 13, 2018

Lillian Huggler, age 92, a lifelong resident of Taylor, passed away Saturday afternoon. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 49 years, Fred Huggler, on April 6, 1998. Born on April 26, 1926, raised in Taylor, and daughter of the late

Elizabeth (Betty) Stormes Fox

October 12, 2018

Elizabeth Fox, age 56, of West Scranton, passed away Friday at Geisinger C.M.C., Scranton, after longtime illness. Her longtime companion, Thomas Smith of Scranton, survives. Born on February 28, 1962, she was a lifelong resident of Scranton. She wa

Margaret A. Johnson Marino

October 10, 2018

Margaret Ann (Peggy) Johnson Marino, age 81, died Wednesday at Lackawanna County Health Care Center in Olyphant, after an illness. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.


Stanley Peda

October 5, 2018

Services are scheduled for Stanley Peda, 86, of Scranton, who died Saturday at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Taylor. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Friday at 9:30AM at Holy Rosary Church, Mary, Mother of God Parish, 312 W

S. Ryan Kojsza

October 2, 2018

S. Ryan Kojsza, age 40, a lifelong Scranton resident, tragically passed away Tuesday evening in an automobile accident in Roaring Brook Twp. He leaves behind countless relatives and friends but none more special to him than his loving family: his be

Carol (Meranti) Morris Shamonsky

September 30, 2018

Carol (Meranti) Morris Shamonsky, age 68, of Archbald, passed away Sunday at home. Her husband of 17 years, William (Bill) Shamonsky, preceded her in death on March 24, 2017. An Old Forge native, Carol was born on February 26, 1950. Daughter of Grac

Hugh Connelly, Jr.

September 30, 2018

Hugh Connelly, Jr., age 68, of Old Forge and a Philadelphia native, passed away Sunday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. He is survived by his loving wife, Sheri Gilarde Connelly. The couple celebrated their 10th we

Charlett A. Washburn Mollis

September 29, 2018

Charlett A. Mollis, age 46, of West Scranton, died Monday at home. Pending service arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.