Viola M. Call

May 1, 2006

Viola M. Call, age 87, a resident of the Jewish Home, Scranton, formerly of Jackson Heights, died Monday morning at the home. Born on March 18, 1919 in Waverly, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Ruth Sargent Call. She was educated in the

Regina Lilly

April 25, 2006

Regina Lilly, a resident of the Jewish Home, Scranton, formerly of Allied Northeast Apartments, died Tuesday morning at the home. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Stanley Kowalcik and Ann S. Gelack Haggerty. She was educated in the

Charles W. Colborn

April 24, 2006

Charles W. Colborn, age 88, a resident of the Jewish Home, Scranton, died Monday morning at the home. His wife, Wilma L. Hopper Colborn, died January 19, 1991. Born on May 15, 1917 in Scranton, he was the son of the late William and Elizabeth Fox C

Marie Karam

April 24, 2006

Marie Peters Karam, 87, a resident of Oakwood Terrace, Moosic, and formerly of North Lincoln Avenue, West Scranton, died peacefully on Monday. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert F. Karam, who died May 8, 1983. Born in Scranton on June

Bertha Charlotte Ruby

April 22, 2006

Bertha Charlotte Ruby, age 96, of Old Forge, passed away Saturday very peacefully in her sleep, at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton, after a brief illness. She was the widow of John Stanley Ruby who died in 1981. Born on March 30, 1910 in Old Forge, s

Matilda Alexander

April 22, 2006

Matilda Alexander, age 79, a resident of the Laurel Center in Hamburg, formerly of Avoca and Duryea, died Saturday evening at the Reading Hospital in Reading. She was the widow of William Alexander who died in 1993. Born on October 11, 1926 she was

Richard J. Tomasofsky, Jr.

April 21, 2006

Richard J. Tomasofsky, Jr., age 35, of West Scranton, died Friday at home. Born in Scranton on April 1, 1971 he was the son of Theresa Kazlauskas Tomasofsky with whom he resided and the late Richard Tomasofsky. He was employed as a bartender by Bigs

Thomas C. Albrecht

April 18, 2006

Thomas C. Albrecht, age 76, of Chinchilla, died Tuesday afternoon at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton.He is survived by his wife Nancy Whitford Albrecht.They celebrated their 14th wedding anniversary on February 21, 2006. He was preceeded in dea

Gerard P. Gaughan

April 14, 2006

Gerard P. Gaughan, age 81, of Scranton, died Friday morning at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Richard G. and Mary Gaughan of Quakertown. His wife, the former Margaret Donnelly Gaughan, died in 1972. Born in Scranton on September 24, 1924 he

Mary Kokosinski

April 12, 2006

Mary Kokosinski, age 88, of Taylor, died Wednesday morning at her home. She was the widow of Charles S. Kokosinski, who died December 16, 1981. Born on November 9, 1917 she was a lifelong resident of Taylor and was the daughter of the late Michael an

Valeria Kepich

April 12, 2006

Valeria Kepich, age 95, of Scranton, died Wednesday afternoon at Mountain Rest Nursing Home in Scranton. She was the widow of John P. Kepich, who died October 25, 1986. Valeria, more commonly known as Vi, Lo or Voila was born on October 29, 1910 an

Edward L. Pocius

April 9, 2006

Edward L. Pocius, age 81, a resident of the Gino J. Merli Veterans Center in Scranton, formerly of Rear 127 South Garfield Avenue in West Scranton, died Sunday in the Mercy Hospital..His wife, Aldona Balinskas Pocius, died August 23, 1993. Born in Sc

Rose M. Dockett

April 5, 2006

Rose M. Dockett, age 71, of Duryea, died Wednesday at the Penn Presbyterian Hospital in Philadelphia after a 1 1/2 year courageous battle with pulmonary artery hypertension. She was the widow of Walter Dockett. They would have celebrated their 50th w

Veronica H. Tirpak

April 3, 2006

Veronica H. Tirpak, age 96, of Moosic, formerly of Old Forge, died Monday evening in the VNA Hospice Unit of the Community Medical Center.She was the widow of Paul Tirpak who died June 1961. Born in Old Forge on February 20, 1910 she was the daughter

Richard Lee Hall

April 2, 2006

Richard Lee "Red" Hall, age 52, of Taylor, died Sunday morning at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. He is survived by his wife Patricia Korshnak Hall.They would have celebrated their 23rd wedding anniversary on April 15, 2006. Born in

William T. Quinlan

March 31, 2006

William T. Quinlan, 86, of Moosic, died Friday morning in Mercy Hospital. His wife is Romaine Rosencrans Quinlan. They celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary Dec. 28th. Born on Nov. 30, 1919, in Scranton, son of the late Thomas and Sadie Carroll

Theodore L. Kreig

March 30, 2006

Theodore L Kreig, age 74, of the Greenwood section of Moosic, died Thursday afternoon in the VNA Hospice Unit of the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton after a courageous battle with lung cancer for one year.He is survived by his wife, Romayne Webb

Anna Jean Ruane

March 24, 2006

Anna Jean Ruane, age 77, of Scranton, died Friday morning at the Mercy Hospital Hospice in Scranton. She was the widow of Leonard A. Ruane, who died March 2, 1985. Born on July 28, 1928 in Taylor, she was the daughter of the late Archibald and Beul

Rita T. Chmielewski

March 24, 2006

Rita T. Chmielewski, age 89, of McDade Apartments in Scranton, died Friday evening in the Hospice Unit of the Moses Taylor Hospital. She was the widow of Stanley Chmielewski who died October 7, 1969. Born in the Keyser Valley section of Scranton she

Agatha Shinsky

March 17, 2006

Agatha Shinsky, age 87, of Scranton, died Friday morning at the Moses Taylor Hospital. Born in Scranton on October 13, 1918 she was the daughter of the late Joseph Andrukaitis and the late Anna Makauskas Roba. She was educated in St. Joseph's Grade

Theodore Mark Sesok

March 14, 2006

PICTURE TO BE E-MAILED: Theodore Mark Sesok, age 41, of Old Forge, died Tuesday morning at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born in Scranton on September 21, 1964 he was the son of the late Theodore and Margaret Sabo Sesok. He was a graduat

Alexander Mulgrew

March 8, 2006

Alexander Mulgrew, infant son of Sharon Gallagher Mulgrew and James Dippeo, both of Jessup, died March 8, 2006 at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. Also surviving are a brother Shawn Mulgrew and sisters Megan and Mary Patricia Mulgrew and Jen

Robert X. Farrell

February 26, 2006

Robert Xavier Farrell, age 78, of Scranton, passed away Sunday morning at the Grand Strand Regional Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, S.C. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Marita A. Byron Farrell, who passed away February 27, 2003. Born

Anne E. Kearney

February 25, 2006

PICTURE TO BE E-MAILED: Anne E. Kearney, a resident of the Holy Family Pavilion died Saturday evening in the Mercy Hospital Hospice Unit. A lifelong Scranton resident she was the daughter of the late Martin J. and Margaret Lee Kearney. She was a gra

Theodore J. Peffer

February 22, 2006

Theodore J. Peffer, age 61, of Conyngham, Pa., died Wednesday evening at Mountain Rest Nursing Home, with Mercy Hospice care, Scranton, after a short illness. Born on December 30, 1944 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Theodore R. and Stasia Je