John J. Golden

March 19, 2023

John J. Golden, age 86, a longtime resident of Old Forge, passed away Sunday evening at Allied Terrace in Scranton, after an illness. On February 14, 2011, John was preceded in death by the love of his life, his wife of 45 years, Joan (Durkalo) Golde...

Janet Niemiec

March 17, 2023

Janet Niemiec, a lifelong resident of Old Forge, passed away peacefully on Friday. She was 96 years young. Born in Old Forge on January 26, 1927, and daughter of the late Andrew and Julia (Tellish) Niemiec, Janet was a graduate of Old Forge High Sch...
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Theodore Griffiths

March 16, 2023

Theodore (Ted) Griffiths, a longtime Scranton resident, passed away Thursday morning at home after an illness. He was 85 years old. On December 26, 2000, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 44 years, Donna Gail (Francis) Griffiths. Born...
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Charlotte Gengo Cosentini

March 16, 2023

Charlotte (Gengo) Cosentini, a longtime Scranton resident, passed away Thursday morning. She was 94 years old. On June 28, 1994, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 38 years, Samuel "Zibe" Cosentini. Born in Dupont on January 22, 19...
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Dorothy Early Pon

March 15, 2023

Dorothy (Early) Pon of Taylor passed away Wednesday morning at home after an illness. She was 76 years old. On August 3, 1997, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Peter Pon. Born on July 24, 1946 and daughter of the late Donald and Dor...

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Samuel Thomas Robinson

March 14, 2023

Samuel Thomas Robinson, age 94 and proud U.S. Army Veteran, of Blakeslee, passed away Tuesday at St. Luke's Hospital Monroe Campus in Stroudsburg. Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main St...
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Jamie Ustonofski

March 14, 2023

Jaime Ustonofski, a longtime guest of Allied Services in Scranton and Hazleton native, passed away peacefully on Tuesday. She was 37 years young. Born on November 4, 1985, and daughter of Lawrence Ustonofski and Faith (Levitsky) Ustonofski, some thi...

Carol Zelnick

March 13, 2023

Carol Zelnick, 77, of Scranton, died Monday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge....

Carmela Calabro

March 13, 2023

Carmela Calabro, 91, a longtime resident of Old Forge, died March 13 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart. A native of Italy born on Oct. 25, 1931, she was the daughter the late Joseph and Caterina Mallamaci Calabro. A devoted member of St. Mary of the As...
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Debra Hughes

March 11, 2023

Debra Hughes of Wilkes Barre and a Moosic native passed away unexpectedly on Saturday at St. Luke's Hospital in Phillipsburg, New Jersey. She was 67 years young. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 51...
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Frances Cataldo Daleo

March 9, 2023

Frances Daleo, 93, of Scranton and formerly of Lake Wallenpaupack, died Thursday morning at home. Born Josephine Cataldo on August 26, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY, daughter of the late Frank and Ann Scharf Cataldo, Frances was employed as a realtor selli...
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James Clendening

March 6, 2023

James D. Clendening, 72, of Old Forge and formerly of Blakeslee, died Monday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre. His wife is the former Debbie Hawley. The couple would have celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary on April 17. ...

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James A. Connor

March 4, 2023

James (Jim) A. Connor, age 94 and a lifelong West Scranton resident, passed away Saturday morning at Linwood Nursing Center in Scranton, after an illness. Grandpa to everyone, he will be dearly missed by the four generations of family and friends he ...

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George Daniel Coan

March 4, 2023

George D. Coan, age 75, of Scranton, passed away on Saturday. Burial will be on Wednesday at 9:00 AM at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville with military honors. Arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., ...

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R.J. Whiting

March 2, 2023

Robert “RJ” Whiting, a resident of Falls, PA, age 88, passed away on March 2, 2023. He was married to the former Elizabeth Shivak who preceded him in death. He is survived by his daughter Sandra and her husband, Randy Dickison, Old Forge, his gra...
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Robert (Bob) J. Foley

February 28, 2023

Robert J. (Bob) Foley, a legend who never needed an introduction, passed away Tuesday morning surrounded by his loved ones. Albeit only 42 years young, “Fol” certainly lived those 42 years to the fullest. A proud native of North Scranton, the le...
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Joan Cronin Killeen

February 27, 2023

Joan (Cronin) Killeen, passed away peacefully at Allied Services Skilled Nursing on February 27, 2023. The family is deeply saddened by the death of their beloved Matriarch. Joan was born on April 2, 1929 to parents John and Marguerite (Barth) Cro...
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Rose Sgobba Reese

February 24, 2023

Rose A. (Sgobba) Reese, a lifelong resident of Scranton, passed away Friday shortly after admittance into Allied Hospice. She was 95 years young. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Philip "Jiggsy" Reese, and her identical twin sons, T...

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Richard J. Palutis

February 23, 2023

Richard J. Palutis, 85, a lifelong resident of Scranton, passed away Thursday evening at Allied Hospice Center, Scranton, after an illness. His loving wife of 64 years, Audrey (Sinclair) Palutis, survives. Born in Scranton on December 6, 1937 and...

Elijah Brian Lalgee

February 23, 2023

Elijah Brian Lalgee, 23, of Scranton, died Sunday, Feb. 19. Born Oct. 29, 1999, in Scranton, son of Martia Lavita Bridges, Scranton, and Brian Charles Lalgee, Bronx, N.Y., Elijah was a 2021 graduate of Scranton High School. While attending Johnson C...
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Bridgid M. Suraci Thomas

February 22, 2023

Bridgid Suraci Thomas, a Clarks Summit resident and beloved daughter, sister, granddaughter, aunt, niece, friend and local educator, passed away on Wednesday. She was 47 years young. Born in Scranton on July 19, 1975, and beloved daughter to Mary El...
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Margaret Knecht Wolak

February 18, 2023

Margaret (Knecht) Wolak, a longtime Old Forge resident and formerly of The Villages, FL, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning in Wilkes Barre. She was 96 years young. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years, George A. Wola...

Eleanor Clara Misziel

February 17, 2023

Eleanor Clara Miszkiel, age 78, of South Scranton, passed away Friday. Private cremation arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton....

Ryan Tomczyk

February 14, 2023

Ryan Lee Tomczyk, a longtime Old Forge resident, passed away on Tuesday. He was 36 years old. Born on May 4, 1986, Ryan was the son of the late Brenda (Tomczyk) Miller, who preceded him in death on July 23, 2005, and David Godlewski of Scranton. He ...
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Martha A. Evans Jones

February 10, 2023

Martha A. (Evans) Jones, age 89 and a longtime Clarks Summit resident, passed away Friday at Allied Hospice in Scranton, after an illness. The love of her life and husband of 69 years, Daniel (Dan) Jones, preceded her in death on May 2, 2022. Fitting...