Joseph A. Diano

June 27, 2005

Joseph A. Diano, 36, of Scranton, died Monday at the Community Medical Center. Born May 21, 1969 in Carbondale, he was the son of Joseph F. Diano, Scranton and Jo-Ann Engle Diano, Scranton. He was a 1987 graduate of Scranton Central High School. He

Theresa G. Grassi

June 23, 2005

Theresa G. Grassi, age 81, formerly of New Boston, died Thursday morning in the hospice unit of the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She was the widow of John P. Grassi who died February 20, 1995. Born on August 9, 1923 in Old Forge she was the daughter o

Catherine M. Kofira

June 21, 2005

Kathryn (Kye) M. Kofira, age 85, a guest at The Jewish Home of Northeastern Pa. in Scranton for the last 2 1/2 years, formerly of West Scranton died early Tuesday morning at the home. She was the widow of George Kofira who died January 30, 1988. Bor

Jesse Landon Childress, Jr.

June 15, 2005

Jesse Landon Childress, Jr., 44, of Scranton, died Wednesday at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. He and his wife the former Barbara Murphy Childress were married on October 27, 2004 and had been happily married for the past eight months. Born

Edmond I. Fret

June 11, 2005

Edmond I. Fret, 69, of Old Forge, died Saturday morning at Community Medical Center in Scranton. His wife is the former Maria H. Deweerd Fret, they would have celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary on June 27th. Born on January 16, 1936 in Heer

Leon Wheeler

June 5, 2005

Leon Wheeler, age 77, a resident of the Mountain Rest Nursing Home in Scranton since November 2004, died Sunday morning at the Nursing Home. Born on May 17, 1928 in Philadelphia, he was educated in Philadelphia Schools.He Served in the Army during t

John Kane

June 4, 2005

John Kane, 65, of Scranton, died Saturday morning at Mercy Hospital, Scranton. His wife the former Catherine Tommaselli Kane died December 1998. Born on September 28, 1939 in Moosic, he was the son of Lillian Radle Kane, Moosic and the late John A

Evelyn Cannella

June 2, 2005

Evelyn Cannella, 91, of Toms River, N.J., died Thursday morning at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. She was the widow of Carmello Cannella, who died May 29, 1989. Born on March 10, 1914 in Taylor, she was the daughter of

Concetta Vella

May 31, 2005

Concetta Vella, 89, a resident of the Taylor Nursing and Rehab. Center., Taylor formerly of Smith St., Old Forge, died Tuesday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. She was the widow of Leo (Leonard) Vella, who died August 21, 1993. Born on A

Edward Wolczak, Sr.

May 29, 2005

Edward Wolczak, Sr., age 89, of Old Forge, died Sunday morning in the Hospice Unit of the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. His wife, the former Mary Wysocki Wolczak, died August 4, 1984. Born on March 9, 1916 in Old Forge he was the son of the late

Austin McCormick

May 20, 2005

Austin McCormick, age 90, of West Scranton died Friday morning at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. His wife, former Irene Ferrick McCormick, died in 1972 Born in Blakely on November 4, 1914 he was the son of the late J. Rossa McCormick, a nationally

Dorothy McNulty

May 20, 2005

Dorothy McNulty, age 90, a resident of the Scranton Health Care in the Minooka Section of Scranton, formerly of Hampton Street in West Scranton, died Friday morning at the Scranton Health Care. Born in Scranton on July 7, 1914 she was the daughter of

Marilyn R. Molnar

May 16, 2005

Marilyn R. Molnar, 66, Scranton, died Monday morning at Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She and husband Richard Molnar celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary on April 11, 2005. Born on December 16, 1938 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late J

R. Enid Hartman

May 1, 2005

R. Enid McCarrel Hartman, 88, of Old Forge, died Sunday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. She was the widow of Thomas G. Hartman, who died September 10, 1993. Born on April 3, 1917 in Orangeville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Rob

Rose Osellanie

May 1, 2005

Rose Osellanie, age 86, a resident of the of Abington Manor in Clarks Summit, formerly of Mary Street in Old Forge, died Sunday morning at the Manor.She was the widow of Eugene F. Osellanie who died November 26, 1980. Born on November 17, 1918 in Pit

John M. Matto

April 25, 2005

John M. Matto, 77, of the Sibley section of Old Forge, died Monday morning at Mercy Hospital in Scranton. His wife the former Sophie F. Krynicki Matto died February 29, 1996. Born on January 25, 1928 in New Philadelphia, he was the son of the late J

Aldona T. Melesky

April 23, 2005

Aldona T. Melesky, age 85 , of West Scranton, died Saturday morning at home. She was the widow of Bernard Melesky who died January 27, 1986. Born in Scranton on September 23, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Isabelle Peffer. S

Dorothy Brill

April 17, 2005

Dorothy Brill, age 87, a resident of the Dunmore Health Care Center in Dunmore for the past two months, formerly of West Scranton, died Sunday morning at the Center. She was the widow of Dr. Francis W. Brill who died October 4, 1997. Born in Simpson

Clara E. Nahlen

April 17, 2005

Clara E. Nahlen, 90, a resident of the Beverly Health Care- East Mountain in Wilkes- Barre, formerly of 4123 Birney Avenue in Moosic and the Petersburg section of Scranton, died Sunday evening at Beverly Health Care. Born on December 26, 1914 in Wilk

John Kreig, Jr.

April 9, 2005

John Kreig, Jr., 69, Moosic, died Saturday morning at home. He and his wife the former, Janet Wickizer Kreig, celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary on November 28, 2004. Born on June 10, 1935 in Moosic, he was the son of the late John, Sr. and G

Bettie Jane Hull

April 5, 2005

Bettie Jane Hull, age 69, of Plains, died Tuesday morning at home. She is survived by her husband Delbert W. Hull.They celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary on September 29, 2004. Born in Plains on November 24, 1935 she was the daughter of the

George A. Strazik

April 5, 2005

George A. " Slimmy" Strazik, 94, of Taylor, formerly of 513 Sibley Ave., Old Forge, died Tuesday morning at Taylor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Taylor. His wife the former Margaret Piller Strazik died September 17, 1999. Born on Octo

Adeline Beviglia

March 31, 2005

Adeline Beviglia, 84, of Old Forge, died Thursday evening at the Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. She was the widow of Gino S. Beviglia, who died July 3, 1989. Born on August 20, 1920 in Old Forge, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Mary

Gertrude J. Hoban

March 29, 2005

Gertrude J.(Tweet) Hoban, age 88 a guest of Manor Care Health Services in Montgomeryville, Pa., formerly of 124 North Cameron Avenue in the Keyser Valley section of Scranton , died Tuesday evening at Manor Care. She was the widow of Bernard

Marjorie A. Sheridan

March 22, 2005

Marjorie A. Sheridan, age 80, of West Scranton died Tuesday afternoon at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. She was the widow of James J. Sheridan who died May 29, 1992. Born in Scranton on July 11, 1924 she was the daughter of the late William