Irving McKay

January 30, 2020

Irving McKay, age 84, of West Scranton, died Thursday at Allied Hospice Inpatient in Scranton, after an illness. A Bronx, N.Y. native, Irving was born on April 22, 1935, and son of the late Elerby and Bessie (Epps) McKay. A lifelong businessman, hi

Charles Prince

January 25, 2020

Charles Prince, age 70, of Avoca, passed away Saturday at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Taylor. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

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Brian David Rink

January 23, 2020

Brian David Rink, age 61, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday morning at home. Born on December 29, 1958, and son of the late Richard and Yvonne "Bonnie" (Tracy) Rink, Brian was a graduate of Cincinnatus Central High School, Cincinnatus, N.Y. A membe

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Howard Jones

January 23, 2020

Howard Jones, age 65, of Exeter and Taylor native, died Thursday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center in Wilkes Barre. A Funeral Mass will be Thursday at 10:00AM at the Parish of St. Barbara's Parish, St. Anthony's Church, 28 Memorial Street,

William (Bill) J. Hoffarth

January 22, 2020

Services have been scheduled for William J. Hoffarth, 82, of Scranton, who died Wednesday, January 22nd, at Allied Skilled Nursing Center. Graveside services will be conducted on Friday at 9:00AM in Marcy Cemetery in Duryea by the Rev. Shane Nichols

Jerrold Maisel

January 21, 2020

Jerrold Maisel, age 80, of Old Forge, passed away Tuesday morning at home, after an illness. His beloved caregiver, best friend and wife, Judy (Larnerd) Maisel survives. Born on November 3, 1939, to the late Rose and Edward Maisel, Jerrold was a pr

Joan Marie Tyrrell English

January 19, 2020

Joan Marie (Tyrrell) English formerly of Scranton, PA, living most recently in North Carolina, passed away peacefully surrounded by her beloved children on Sunday, January 19, 2020. Joan was predeceased by the love of her life, Joseph Robert English

Amy Elizabeth Gaughan, R.N.

January 18, 2020

Amy Elizabeth Gaughan, R.N. of Old Forge, passed away on Saturday, January 18th. She will forever remain in the hearts of her loved ones. A lifelong Old Forge resident, Amy was born on October 26, 1975 to her loving parents, Joseph and Patricia (Ba

Shirley Ann Reap

January 14, 2020

Shirley Ann Reap, age 84, a longtime West Scranton resident, died Tuesday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital after an illness. A lifelong resident of Scranton, she was born on September 16, 1935, to parents Joseph James and Dorothy (Petry) Reap. Any

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Daniel J. Krock

January 14, 2020

Services have been scheduled for Daniel Krock, age 60, who died Tuesday, 1/14, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest. Military services and burial are scheduled for February 13th at 12:30 at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. Arrangement

Jackie Barnett

January 12, 2020

Jackie Barnett, age 65, of Factoryville, passed away Sunday morning at home, after an illness. Born on June 30, 1954, she was raised in Kentucky before moving to Ohio. She more recently moved to Factoryville to live with her son who, along with his

Edward (Ed) Thomas

January 10, 2020

Edward (Ed)Thomas, age 56, of Old Forge, died suddenly on Friday afternoon while at work. Born in Moosic on June 12, 1963, and beloved son of parents Reese, Sr. and Elizabeth "Betsy" (Turner) Thomas, Ed was a Riverside High School graduate, Class o

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David (Scot) Cronkite

January 10, 2020

David “Scot” Cronkite, 53, of Yardville, N.J. and formerly of Scranton, died Jan. 10 at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center. Born in Scranton on Dec. 21, 1966, he was the son of the late Roger Cronkite and Diane (Zellers) Habeeb. A lifelong car e

Jessica Sadie Pritchyk

January 7, 2020

Jessica Sadie Pritchyk, 30, of Falls, died Tuesday morning at Allied Hospice, Scranton. Jessica was a resident at St. Joseph’s Center, Scranton, for the last 13 years. Born in Scranton, daughter of Walter and Marie Pritchyk, she was a graduate of T

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Gary W. Haas

January 7, 2020

Gary William Haas, age 75, formerly of Taylor, passed away Tuesday morning at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. He is survived by his faithful caregiver, loyal best friend and beloved wife of 51 years, Vincentina (Tina) Haas. Born in Schuy

Thomas (Tom) Smith

January 6, 2020

Thomas (Tom) Smith, age 64, of West Scranton passed away Monday at Allied Hospice in Scranton. He was preceded in death on October 12, 2018 by his devoted companion of 38 years, Elizabeth (Betty) Fox. Born on May 25, 1955, and son of the late Clare

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Robert L. Kupetsky, C.P.A.

January 6, 2020

Robert L. Kupetsky, C.P.A., age 80, of West Scranton, passed away Monday at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Taylor, after a long illness. Bob was born on July 14, 1939, son of the late Irving and Kate Kupetsky. After serving as a Cert

Andrew J. Gowarty, Sr.

January 5, 2020

Andrew J. Gowarty, Sr., age 81, of the Austin Heights section of Old Forge, passed away Sunday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton. On May 20, 2010 he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 47 years, Josephine 'Josie' (Myers) Gowarty. Bor

James L. Mills

January 5, 2020

James L. Mills, age 69, of New Milford, passed away Sunday at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife, Linda (Biko) Mills. The couple celebrated their 37th wedding anniversary on June 12th. Born in Sc

Kay (Murray) Langan

January 2, 2020

Kay (Murray) Langan, a Scranton native, passed away Thursday morning at Kingston Health Care Center. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Thomas V. Langan, on October 11, 2005. Born in Scranton and daughter of the late James and Cecelia

Vera R. (Rusinko) Pepsin

January 1, 2020

Vera Rusinko Pepsin, age 92, a longtime resident of West Scranton, passed away New Year's Day at Regional Hospital in Scranton, after an illness. She was preceded in death on September 4, 2004, by her beloved husband of 53 years, John J. Pepsin. Bor

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Lisa Hebo

December 27, 2019

Lisa Phelps Hebo, 79, resident of Gouldsboro, PA and formerly New York City, died Dec. 27, 2019, at Allied Skilled Nursing Center, Scranton, PA. Lisa was a Lt. Col. in the Civil Air Patrol, a former PanAm agent, and independent travel agent. Her lov

JoAnn (Sweeder) Brownell

December 27, 2019

JoAnn (Sweeder) Brownell, age 79, of Moscow, passed away Friday at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Taylor, after an illness. She was preceded in death in 2011 by her beloved husband of 53 years, Thomas C. Brownell. Born in Mayfield on M

Bruce W. Collins

December 21, 2019

Bruce W. Collins, age 69, passed away Saturday evening at Allied Hospice, after an illness. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge.

Miles Angerson

December 18, 2019

Miles James Angerson, 32, of Moosic, passed away unexpectedly on the morning of December 18th. Miles was a beautiful and loving soul who would do anything for anyone. He had plans to attend Johnson College in 2020 for welding, adding a new expertise