Joao P. Bagao

August 27, 2019

Joao P. Bagao, 83, of Scranton, died Tuesday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton, after an illness. Private viewing arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

Wallace R. McCann

August 27, 2019

Graveside services by Rev. Bobbie Resseguie of the Cliffside Baptist Church are scheduled for Monday at 11:00AM at the Clifford Valley Cemetery for Wallace (Wally) McCann, age 76, recently of Taylor, who died August 27th. Arrangements are under the c

George R. Takacs

August 26, 2019

George R. Takacs, III, 56, of South Florida, died Monday after being stricken ill at work. Born July 12, 1963 in East Rutherford, NJ, he was the son of the late George and Linda Siano Takacs. A graduate of Pocono Mountain High School, he was a pl

Mary G. Jones Kozak

August 24, 2019

Mary (Maime) G. Jones Kozak, age 79, a guest at Saint Mary's Villa Nursing Home, Elmhurst Twp., and formerly of Scranton passed away Saturday evening after an illness. Born on October 24, 1939, and raised in Scranton's Bellevue section, Mary was the

Edward Oliver

August 20, 2019

Services have been scheduled for Edward Oliver, age 54, of Wilkes Barre, who passed away Tuesday August 20th, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. A graveside blessing service by Rev. August A. Ricciardi, Prince of Peace Parish Pastor, will be Monday a

Dr. Thomas E. Pocius

August 16, 2019

Dr. Thomas E. Pocius, a lifelong Scranton resident and area dentist, died Friday at home after a courageous fight against pancreatic cancer. Passing away peacefully, his wife and daughter were right by his side. Tom was 61 years old. Tom was born on

Brittany N. Cadwalder

August 14, 2019

Brittany N. Cadwalder, 24, Old Forge, died unexpectedly Sunday at home. Born Feb. 17, 1995, in Scranton, the daughter of Cecilia Colianni Cadwalder, Old Forge, and the late Preston Cadwalder Sr., she was a 2014 graduate of Old Forge High School, whe

Joan Ruth Padilla

August 14, 2019

Joan Ruth Padilla, age 58, passed away Wednesday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton. Condol

Marlene Cieplik

August 14, 2019

Services have been scheduled for Marlene Cieplik, age 74, of Kingston, who passed away August 14th at Wilkes Barre General Hospital. A graveside blessing service by Rev. August A. Ricciardi, Prince of Peace Parish Pastor, will be Monday at 10:00AM i

Lawrence P. Masterson

August 11, 2019

Services have been set for Lawrence P. Masterson, 69, of Clarks Summit, who died Sunday at Lackawanna County Health Care Center in Peckville. Burial with military rites will be Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Indiantown

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Michael J. Shaughnessy

August 8, 2019

Michael Joseph Shaughnessy of Lake Charles, La., and a West Scranton native, died Aug. 8, nine days prior to his 72nd birthday, after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife and soulmate of 47 years, Jackie Fuselier Shaughnessy. Born in Scran

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Ross J. Naro

August 7, 2019

Ross J. Naro, age 74, of Taylor and formerly Dunmore, passed away Wednesday morning at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center. Graveside services are scheduled for Thursday, August 22nd, at 10:00AM at Marcy Cemetery in Duryea. Arrangements are un

Frank G. Eagan, Jr.

August 4, 2019

Frank G. Eagan, Jr., age 74, most recently of Tafton, passed away Sunday evening at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore, after an illness. Blessing services by Father Manolo Punzalan are scheduled for Friday at 12:30PM at Maryrest Ce

Amy M. Masters

August 3, 2019

Amy M. Masters, age 46, of Dunmore, passed away Saturday at home after an illness. Her loving husband, Raymond Call, Sr., survives. A Scranton native, Amy was born on December 15, 1972, and was the daughter of Nancy Masters of Scranton and the late

Anna Marie Wilbur

July 31, 2019

Anna Marie Wilbur, age 75, of Dupont, passed away surrounded by her loving family Wednesday morning at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Twp., after an illness. She is survived by her beloved husband, Robert Wilbur. On March 5th, the co

Betty Lou Burnside Stevens

July 30, 2019

Betty Lou (Burnside) Stevens, age 73 of Moosic, passed away Tuesday at home. She is survived by her loving husband, Laurence "Larry" Stevens. The couple would have celebrated a 10th wedding anniversary in September. Born in Scranton on October 29, 1

David Deleporte

July 30, 2019

David Deleporte, age 59, passed away Tuesday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart's Inpatient Unit in Dunmore after an illness. Arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue in Scranton.

Donna Lee Moffitt

July 29, 2019

Donna Lee Moffitt, age 72, passed away Monday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. A graveside blessing by Rev. Erik Furguson is scheduled for Tuesday, July 30th, at 11:00 a.m. in Marcy Cemetery, Duryea. Arrangements are under the care of

Peter (Pete) J. Shimkus, Jr.

July 27, 2019

Peter (Pete) J. Shimkus, Jr., age 76, a lifelong West Scranton resident, passed away Saturday at Geisinger C.M.C., Scranton, after fighting a longtime illness. He is survived by his loving wife, caregiver, and best friend of 36 years, Terry Lee (Hous

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James J. Walsh

July 26, 2019

Former Scranton mayor and retired Lackawanna County senior judge James J. Walsh died on July 26th 2019. He was 88 years old. Judge Walsh was one of Scranton’s youngest mayors and one of its longest serving jurists. Born on October 12, 1930 in Scra

Frances E. Norton

July 23, 2019

Frances E. (Kelly) Norton, age 91, of Scranton and a longtime resident of Mine Hill, New Jersey, passed away Tuesday morning at the Holy Family Residence, Scranton, where she resided. Her husband of 63 years, Clarence Norton, preceded her in death on

Susan Dutter

July 23, 2019

Susan Dutter, 55, Scranton and formerly Dickson City, died Tuesday at Post Acute Medical, Wilkes Barre. Pending arrangements are under the care of both the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton, and the Hedley W. Mason

Romaine (Donnelly) Zielenski

July 23, 2019

Romaine (Donnelly) Zielenski, age 80, a longtime Taylor resident, passed away Tuesday morning at Allied Hospice in Scranton, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 39 years, Walter Zielenski, on May 7, 1998. Born at St

Keith M. Jones

July 21, 2019

Keith M. Jones, age 63, formerly of Greentown, died Sunday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

William (Bill) Keslosky

July 15, 2019

William (Bill) Keslosky, 61, of Lake Winola passed away Monday morning at Abington Manor, South Abington Twp., after an illness. Together for nearly 40 years, Bill is survived by the love of his life, his best friend and wife, Barbara (Filipovic) Kes