Loretta Yarema

March 27, 2018

Loretta Yarema, age 90, a lifelong resident of Old Forge, passed away Tuesday evening at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 54 years, John Yarema, Sr., on September 20,

Jose (Chelito) E. Gonzalez

March 25, 2018

Jose E. (Chelito) Gonzalez, age 59, of South Scranton, died Sunday. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton.

Raymond A. Buto

March 23, 2018

Raymond Buto, age 92, of Moosic, died Friday evening at Linwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Scranton. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for April 6th, Friday, at 10:00AM at Divine Mercy Parish, 312 Davis Stree

Richard Allen Vargo

March 23, 2018

Richard Allen Vargo, age 63, of Pittston, passed away Friday. Private burial, St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Parish Cemetery in Pittston. Private arrangements, as per the family's wishes, were under the care of the Thomas

Eleanor Ferrese

March 20, 2018

Eleanor Ferrese, age 92, died Tuesday at Linwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Scranton. Private services will be Tuesday with burial at Marcy Cemetery in Duryea. Arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home&#

Barbara McCullon

March 20, 2018

Barbara A. McCullon, age 79, a lifelong resident of Scranton, passed away Tuesday evening at the Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. Born on March 14, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Margaret Jesso McCullo

Carolyn Patterson McArdle

March 17, 2018

Carolyn Patterson McArdle, 80, formerly of Moosic, died Saturday evening at Highland Manor, Exeter. She was the widow of David Pickrell, who died Jan. 17, 1961, and William McArdle, who died Jan. 7, 1996. Born Aug.

David Fuhr

March 16, 2018

David Fuhr, 69, of Wisconsin, died Thursday morning at Angel's Grace Hospice, Wisconsin. Born in Scranton, son of the late Lillian Peffer Fuhr, he was a 1966 graduate of Scranton Technical High School. Before relocating to Wi

AlyceMarie Giannotti

March 9, 2018

AlyceMarie Giannotti, 69, a resident of Factoryville, and formerly of East Haven, CT, died Friday March 9 at home. She was the wife of the late Kenneth Giannotti, Sr., who died June 28, 2013. Born April 10, 1948 in

Alfred A. Klees

March 9, 2018

Alfred A. Klees, age 74, of West Scranton, passed away Friday at The Gardens of Scranton, after an illness. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 N. Main Avenue in West Scranton.

June Mayak

March 8, 2018

June Mayak, 75, of the Rocky Glen section of Moosic, died Thursday evening at the Inpatient Unit of Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Her husband of 26 years, John, died Nov. 5, 1993. Born Feb. 3, 1943, in Ph

Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Mulholland

March 5, 2018

Betty Ann Sweeney Mulholland, age 87, formerly of West Scranton, passed away Monday at The Meadows at Scranton, after a battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 55 years, Edward J. Mulh

Mary Ann Connolly

March 5, 2018

Mary Ann "Chuch" Connolly, age 82 and formerly of the Minooka section of Scranton, passed away Monday at Mountain View Care Center in Scranton, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, John, on September

Helene M. Talerico

March 4, 2018

Helene Talerico, R.N., age 81, of Old Forge, passed away Sunday morning at Mountain View Care Center in Scranton, after an illness. She is survived by her loving husband and best friend of 54 years, Eugene Talerico, Sr. Th

Joan A. Geise, R.N.

March 3, 2018

Joan A. Geise, R.N. age 90, of Dallas, passed away Saturday evening at Mercy Center Nursing Unit, Dallas, after an illness. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Ma

Byron (Wes) W. Wescott

March 3, 2018

Byron (Wes) W. Wescott, age 80, of Duryea, passed away Saturday evening at Highland Manor in Exeter. He is survived by his loving wife and best friend, Antonette Ostroski Wescott. They were wed on January 27, 1962. The couple rece

Barbara J. Demkowich

March 1, 2018

Barbara J. Demkowich, R.N., age 81, a guest of Lackawanna County Health Care Center in Olyphant and formerly of the Tripps Park section of West Scranton, died Thursday, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved hu

Robert (Bob) Taylor

February 28, 2018

Robert (Bob) Taylor, age 75, of Old Forge, passed away Monday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton due to surgery complications. He was preceded in death on September 10, 2006, by his beloved wife of 26 years&

Judith Ann Ziegenfus

February 26, 2018

Judith Ann Elizabeth Ziegenfus, age 79, died peacefully Monday morning at St. Mary's Villa Nursing Home where she had been a resident for more than four years. Born in Kingston on July 16, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Harol

Vincent M. Montanino

February 25, 2018

Vincent M. Montanino, age 64, passed away on Sunday morning at Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown. Vinny was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He lived in Parsippany before moving to Hackettstown 20 years ago. He owned and

Dr. Salvatore Petrucci, DMD

February 21, 2018

On Wednesday a very bright star ended. Salvatore Petrucci of Scranton passed suddenly. He was a caring, loving human being of enormous, unwithering, egalitarian commitment with a gigantic, empathetic soul as high as the highest moun

William Norman Strunk, Jr.

February 19, 2018

William “Billie” Norman Strunk, Jr., 78, of Glendale, died Monday afternoon at Scranton Regional Hospital. Born in Glendale on September 3, 1939, son of the late William Norman Strunk and Beatrice Strunk Yeager&#

James (Jimmy) Weitz

February 18, 2018

James (Jimmy) Weitz, age 52 and a lifelong resident of Moosic, passed away Sunday at home. Born on September 23, 1965 and loving son of Beatrice Decker Weitz of Moosic and the late Frederick Weitz, Jimmy was educated at Riverside Sch

Marjorie Jones

February 17, 2018

Marjorie Jones, age 75, of Taylor, passed away Saturday morning at Mountain View Care Center in Scranton, after a three year residence. Born on March 18, 1942, and daughter of the late Jennie Corman, Marjorie began a car

David W. Greenfield

February 17, 2018