Marie Marabell Marcy

February 20, 2021

Marie (Marabell) Marcy, age 83, of Scranton, and formerly of Tunkhannock, passed away Saturday evening after a brief illness. Born on January 23, 1938 and raised in Tunkhannock, Marie was the daughter of the late Theodore and Ruth Marabell. A 1955 g...

Louis Kohut

February 20, 2021

Louis G. Kohut, 77, of Scranton, died Saturday in Moses Taylor Hospital. His wife is the former Rhonda Boston Rella. Born July 11, 1943 in Scranton, son of the late Michael and Anna Spencer Kohut, he owned his own pool service and retired from the...

Shauna Ann Parker Wickkizer

February 13, 2021

Shauna Ann (Parker) Wickkizer, recently of Pittston, passed away Saturday evening. She was 37 years young. Born in Carlisle on August 14, 1983, Shauna was the daughter of beloved mother, Sharon (Sarti) Parker of Moosic, and father, the late Reginald...

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Arthur Fratamico

February 12, 2021

Arthur Fratamico, age 83, of Old Forge, unexpectedly passed away on Friday, February 12, 2021. He is survived by his beloved wife, Josephine (DiBileo) Fratamico. The couple celebrated 58 years of marriage. Born January 26, 1938 and raised in South S...

Michael J. Zikoski

February 7, 2021

Michael J. Zikoski, age 81, a native of the Greenwood section of Moosic, passed away Sunday evening at Lackawanna Health Care Center, after an illness. Private services by Rev. Francis Pauselli will be from the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc.,...

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Orie Kievit

February 5, 2021

Orie Kievit, age 75, of Old Forge, passed away Friday morning at home after a longtime illness. He is survived by his loving wife, Donna (Lutkowski) Kievit. Wed on August 17, 1996, the couple were married for 24 years. Born on October 17, 1945, and ...

John A. Rettura

February 5, 2021

John A. Rettura, age 69, a lifelong West Scranton resident, passed away on Friday morning at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Always looking at the bright side of life, John would have had it no other way but to have his family, dearest friends, studen...

Rosalie Johnson Gillow

February 4, 2021

Rosalie Gillow, age 68, of Honesdale, passed away Thursday at Julia Ribaudo Health Care, Lake Ariel, after an illness. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton....

Ann Marie Abdalla Richards

February 4, 2021

Ann Marie "Anna" (Abdalla) Richards, age 66, a lifelong Scranton resident, passed away Thursday morning after a courageous 25 year battle with multiple illnesses. She is survived by her loving husband, Jack Richards. Wed on May 5, 1985, they celebrat...

Loretta Niemiec Rook

February 4, 2021

Loretta (Niemiec) Rook, age 95 and a lifelong resident of Old Forge, passed away Thursday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, John F. Rook, on April 28, 2009. The couple celebrated 57 years of marriage....

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Leonard Celli

February 1, 2021

Leonard Celli, age 91 and a resident of Old Forge, passed away Monday. Son of the late Joseph and Josephine (Mattei) Celli, Leonard was a proud U.S. Army Veteran who had worked in the coal mines, owned and operated Celli's Pizza Shop and was an emp...

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Jerome (Jerry) Myers

January 31, 2021

Jerome (Jerry) J. Myers, 77, of Lake Winola and formerly of West Scranton, died Sunday at home. He is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Kathryn “Kathy” (Gavin) Myers. The couple celebrated 52 years of marriage on June 29. A West Scra...

Elizabeth (Betty) Rybitski Aversa

January 30, 2021

Elizabeth "Betty" (Rybitski) Aversa, age 86, of Old Forge, passed away Saturday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after a sudden illness. She was preceded in death on May 1, 2013 by the love of her life whom she missed terrib...

Donna Liples Chelland

January 29, 2021

Donna (Liples) Chelland, a longtime Old Forge resident, passed away peacefully Friday evening surrounded by her loved ones. She was 62 years old. She is survived by her beloved husband, George Chelland. Wed on June 24, 1983, the couple celebrated 37...

Mary Jacqueline (Jackie) Bour

January 29, 2021

Mary Jacqueline "Jackie" Bour, age 68, of Scranton, passed away Friday evening at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, after an illness. A Scranton native, Jackie was born on January 27, 1953. Daughter of the late Atty. John W. and Mary Eileen (O'Boyle) B...

Dolores M. Brovitz Kloptoski

January 27, 2021

Dolores M. (Brovitz) Kloptoski, age 85, a lifelong resident of the Greenwood section of Moosic, passed away Tuesday at Scranton Health Care Center, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Kloptoski, on July 8, 1973. Born o...

Wayne Bernard Bastian

January 27, 2021

Wayne "Bernard" Bastian, 57, a guest at AristaCare at Meadow Springs, and formerly of Scranton, died Wednesday at Einstein Medical Center, Norristown. His wife of 13 years is the former Paulette D. Douglas, Scranton. Born April 10, 1963 in Bronx...

Nellie Vega, L.P.N.

January 27, 2021

Nellie Vega, L.P.N., age 71, of Scranton, passed away Wednesday, January 27th, at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton. ...

Sharon Williams Herbert

January 26, 2021

Sharon (Williams) Herbert, age 77, a longtime Hughestown resident, passed away Tuesday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Willard M. Herbert on December 12, 2000. Born in T...

John W. Dodge, Sr.

January 26, 2021

John W. Dodge, age 61, recently of Hazleton, passed away Tuesday at Lehigh Valley Hospice, after an illness. Born on October 15, 1959, son of the late Frank Joseph, II and Carole Jean (Hall) Dodge, John had worked in food preparation. A lifelong foo...

Lorraine Lane Sekol

January 24, 2021

Lorraine (Lane) Sekol, age 89, of Whitehall and an Old Forge native, passed away Sunday morning at St. Luke's Hospice House in Bethlehem, after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 60 years, William H. Sekol, on September 7...

Verneda Little Pajor

January 23, 2021

Verneda (Little) Pajor, age 87, of Nanticoke, passed away Saturday evening at Commonwealth Health Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Chester J. Pajor, on July 2, 1992. Born in Loretto on June 5, 1933, da...

Kathryn S. Carey

January 21, 2021

Kathryn S. Carey, L.P.N. age 69, of West Scranton and an Old Forge native, passed away Thursday at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, after an illness. Born in Scranton on August 23, 1951, daughter of the late David and Ann (Osmolia) Carey, Kathryn...

Pamela Colborn

January 19, 2021

Pamela (Pam) Colborn, age 43 and a lifelong Scranton resident, passed away Tuesday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton succumbing to a sudden illness related to complications of Addisons Disease. Born July 6, 1977, Pam was the loving daught...

Ada Barber

January 17, 2021

Ada Barber, age 53, of West Scranton, passed away Sunday evening at home, after an illness. Born in Tunkhannock on December 14, 1967, daughter of Thaddeus and Sylvia (Ross) Stefanski, Daleville, Ada was a graduate of Lackawanna Trail High School be...