Rev. James P. Whitman

February 15, 2020

Rev. James (Jimmy) P. Whitman, age 77, of Old Forge, and Pastor of the Taylor Primitive Methodist Church, passed away Saturday afternoon at home after an illness. He is survived by his best friend and beloved wife since January 21, 1961, Judith (Koes

Karl Zuzel

February 14, 2020

Karl Zuzel, age 76, of the Greenwood section of Moosic, passed away Friday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. He is survived by the love of his life and best friend, Denise (Saranchuk) Zuzel. The couple were married on July 28, 2007. Born i

Paul J. O'Connor

February 12, 2020

Paul J. O'Connor, age 87, a lifelong resident of West Scranton, passed away Wednesday morning at Allied Hospice Center in Scranton, after an illness. Born in Scranton on June 10, 1932 and son of the late Joseph and Helen Bachman O'Connor, Paul was

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Stuart (Stu) Chatwin

February 11, 2020

Stuart (Stu) Chatwin, age 91, of Syracuse, New York, passed away Tuesday, February 11th, at the Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, after an illness. Private funeral services were conducted by the Rev. Shane Nichols before Stuart's burial alongside

Patrick G. McCabe

February 9, 2020

Patrick G. McCabe, age 72, of Gouldsboro, passed away Sunday at Allied Hospice Center in Scranton after an illness. He is survived by his beloved "Tootse, wife and best friend, Sharon (Moore) McCabe. The couple celebrated their 30th wedding annivers

Sissey Lynn Gonzalez

February 9, 2020

Sissey Lyn (Kobesky) Gonzalez, age 51, of North Scranton, tragically passed away Sunday morning at home after a house fire. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.

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David Joseph Surgent

February 8, 2020

David Joseph Surgent, age 88, a longtime Taylor resident, passed away Saturday morning at St. Mary's Villa Nursing Home in Elmhurst Twp. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mary (Graycar) Surgent. Born on July 19, 1931, and son of the late

Jolene Godlewski Sokolowski

February 6, 2020

Jolene (Godlewski) Sokolowski, age 44, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday evening at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after a sudden illness. Born in Scranton on April 17, 1975, and daughter of adoring parents, Frank and Mildred "Millie" (Bell

Patricia Heffers Perna

February 6, 2020

Patricia (Heffers) Perna, age 64, of Taylor, passed away Thursday evening at Allied Hospice, Scranton. She is survived by her beloved husband and best friend, Eugene (Gene) Perna. The couple celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on October 13th.

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Thomas F. Richards

February 3, 2020

Thomas F. Richards, age 78, of the West Mountain section of Scranton and formerly of Taylor, passed away Monday at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. He is survived by his beloved wife, Marie (Ashman) Richards. Wed on December 12, 1964,

Mirza E. Mercado

February 1, 2020

Mirza E. Mercado, age 57, of Scranton, passed away Saturday morning at Allied Hospice in Scranton, after an illness. A blessing service by Rev. Richard Fox, St. Patrick's Parish Pastor, will be Wednesday at 7:00 PM in the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral H

Matilda (Millie) Castellano

February 1, 2020

Matilda (Millie) Castellano, age 91, formerly of West Scranton, passed away Saturday morning at The Jewish Home. Private blessing services by Dec. Carmine Mendicino of St. Lucy's Parish will be followed at burial at the Cathedral Cemetery in Scrant

Peter (Pete) A. Christian

February 1, 2020

Peter A. Christian of Old Forge, passed away peacefully at home Saturday evening, surrounded by dear family and friends. Son of the late Anthony and Concetta (Crugnale) Christian, Pete's survived by his beloved wife, caregiver and best friend, Marie

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