Raymond Coolbaugh

November 4, 2005

Raymond Coolbaugh, age 86, of Moosic, died Friday afternoon at Mercy Hospital in Scranton. His wife, Anna M. Dushko Coolbaugh, died April 18, 1997. Born on September 22, 1919 in Duryea, he was the son of the late Joseph and Nellie Beaver Coolbaugh.

Gerald W. Tonkin

October 28, 2005

Gerald W. Tonkin, age 87, Lake Scranton Road, Scranton, died Friday evening in the Mercy Hospital, Scranton. His beloved wife, Sadie Gustin Tonkin, died June 10, 2000. Born on August 1, 1918 in Pen Argyl, he was the son of the late Russell and Pea

Marie T. Neiper

October 25, 2005

Marie T. Smigiel Neiper, age 86, a resident of the Taylor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Taylor, formerly of 1237 Bennett Street in Old Forge, died Tuesday morning at the Center.She was the widow of Edward C. Neiper who died February 10, 1989. Bo

Louis V. Tomasetti

October 24, 2005

Louis V. Tomasetti, age 42, of Old Forge, died Monday morning at home. Born February 7, 1963 in Old Forge, he was the son of the late Vincent L., Sr. and Marie Aversa Tomasetti. He was a graduate of Old Forge High School Class of 1981 and earned his

Paul J. Campbell

October 23, 2005

Paul J. Campbell, age 88, a resident of Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton, formerly of West Scranton, died Sunday morning at the Center. Born in Scranton on August 22, 1917 he was the son of the late Patrick and Ann VonSeelan Campbell, he

Burnley J. Smith

October 23, 2005

Burnley J. "Smitty" Smith, age 82, of West Scranton died Sunday morning at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton.He is survived by his wife Romayne Purta Smith.They would have celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary this November 16th. Born in

Patricia C. Coolbaugh

October 22, 2005

Patricia C. Coolbaugh, age 59, of Wyoming, died Saturday evening in the Hospice Community Care at the Mercy Hospital in Wilkes Barre. She was the widow of Gerald R. Coolbaugh who died July 7, 2005. Born on August 6, 1946 in Pittston she was the daugh

Caesar Graziano, Jr.

October 21, 2005

Caesar Graziano, Jr., age 79, of Factoryville, died Friday afternoon at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. His wife is Rita Flynn Graziano. They celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary on March 29th. Born June 8, 1926 in Old Forge, he was the son

Mildred G. Jones

October 18, 2005

NO PICTURE: Mildred G. Jones, age 88, a resident of the Lackawanna County Health Care Center in Olyphant, died Tuesday morning at the Asera Care Hospice in the Mid Valley Hospital in Peckville. Born in Scranton on August 5, 1917 she was the daughter

Robert Neishman

October 17, 2005

Robert Neishman, age 73, of Old Forge, died Monday evening at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. His wife is Louise Salerno Neishman.They celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary on June 3rd. Born on April 10, 1932 in Old Forge, he was the son of th

Rosemary C. Butruce

October 14, 2005

Rosemary C. Butruce, age 68, of West Scranton, died Friday afternoon at Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She was the wife of Henry Butruce. Born on April 25, 1937 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Rose McNichols Barry. She was a

Helen Louise Anthony

October 10, 2005

Helen Louise Anthony, age 74, of Old Forge, died Monday evening at Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She was the widow of William D. Anthony, who died December 16, 1994. Born on January 2, 1931 in Gouldsboro, she was the daughter of the late Kerling Moore

Anthony J. Golembieski, Sr.

October 2, 2005

Anthony J. Golembieski, Sr., age 85, of Piscataway, N.J., died Sunday morning at Muhlenburg Hospital in Plainfield, N.J. He was the widow of Anne Zelinka Golembieski, who died in 1971. Born on November 19, 1919 in Old Forge, he was the son of the la

John A. Raynak

October 2, 2005

John A. Raynak, age 91, a lifelong Old Forge resident, died Sunday at Lapeer County Medical Care Facility in Lapeer, Michigan. His wife is Mae Scotch Raynak. Born on July 22, 1914 in Old Forge, he was the son of the late Andrew and Mary Mihok Ray

Michael Sopp, Jr.

September 30, 2005

Michael Sopp, Jr., age 62, of Old Forge died Friday evening at the VA Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. He is survived by his wife Rose Mary Kokinda Sopp.They celebrated their 38th wedding anniversary on October 29, 2004. Born on September 7, 1943 in

Angeline M. Ciliberto

September 28, 2005

Angeline M. Ciliberto, age 89, of Old Forge, died Wednesday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. Born on October 1, 1915 in Yatesville, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Antoinette (Frances) Nicastro Ciliberto. She was a member o

Edna Barrett

September 25, 2005

Edna (Myers) Barrett, age 78, a resident of the Green Ridge Nursing Home in Scranton, died Sunday at the home.She was the widow of Thomas Barrett who died April 1974. Born in Scranton on October 29, 1926 she was the daughter of the late Sherman and

Barbara J. Healey, RN

September 22, 2005

Barbara (Grab) Healey, RN, age 75, of Clarks Summit, formerly of Moosic, died Thursday afternoon at the Moses Taylor Skilled Nursing Facility in Scranton.She is survived by her husband Paul J. Healey.They celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary on

Genia Telesz

September 21, 2005

Genia (Jean) Telesz, age 85, of Old Forge, died Wednesday morning at the Community Medical Center in Scranton.She was the widow of Frank Telesz who died July 8, 1999. Born in Scranton on February 12, 1920 she was the daughter of the late Elsworth and

Edward J. Bedford

September 20, 2005

Edward J. Bedford, age 59, of Dupont, formerly of Avoca, died Tuesday evening at the VA Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre. Born May 14, 1946 in Avoca, he was the son of the late Ernest R. and Viola Powell Bedford. He served in the Army during the Vietna

Elizabeth Donelan

September 17, 2005

Elizabeth Donelan, age 88, a resident of the Lackawanna County Health Care Center, Olyphant, died Saturday morning at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. She was the widow of Martin E. Donelan, who died May 30, 1996. Born December 9, 1916 in

Helen Taylor

September 16, 2005

Helen Taylor, age 85, of Taylor, died Friday morning at the Mercy Hospital Hospice Unit in Wilkes Barre. She was the widow of William A. Taylor, who died March 5, 1985. Born December 2, 1919 in Ransom she was the daughter of the late Richard and Ad

Sue A. Minelli

September 14, 2005

Sue A. Minelli, age 89, of Scranton, died Wednesday at Community Medical Center. She was the beloved wife of Joseph Ernest Minelli who died April 17, 1988. Born on March 31, 1916 in the Minooka section of Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Ch

John J. Gregosh, III

September 11, 2005

John J. Gregosh, III, age 43, of Clarks Summit, died Sunday morning at the Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. Born on July 8, 1962 in Taylor, he was the son of John J., Jr. and Jean Greenfield Gregosh, Clarks Summit. He was a g

Mildred "Mitzi" F. Kotnarowski

September 8, 2005

Mildred "Mitzi" Frances Kotnarowski, age 82, of Taylor, died Thursday at her home. Born on May 28, 1923 in Old Forge, she was the daughter of the late Felix, Sr. and Mary Haynos Kotnarowski. She was a graduate of Old Forge High School.