Mary Shrive

September 30, 2020

Mary (Harelick) Shrive, 94 and a lifelong Old Forge resident, born on February 3rd, 1926, wife of the late Albert Shrive, passed surrounded by her loving family early Wednesday morning. Mary was the loving mother of three children: Albert Shrive (w...

Brian K. Price

September 29, 2020

Brian K. Price, 35, of Olyphant, formerly of New York, died Tuesday morning in New Milford from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.   Born May 10, 1985 in Brooklyn, NY, son of Jean Dewey Kucharski, Dunmore, and Robert Price, Walton, NY,...

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Thomas F. Prendergast

September 27, 2020

Thomas F. Prendergast, age 85 and a lifelong resident of Scranton, passed away Sunday at Carbondale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after an illness. He was preceded in death on January 22, 2007 by his beloved wife of 49 years, Lillian (Butch) Pren...

John Kuchinski

September 27, 2020

John “Kuch” Kuchinski, age 58, a lifelong resident of Moosic, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday afternoon at home. Surviving is his high school sweetheart and beloved wife of 35 years, Robin (Coleman) Kuchinski— whose heart will forever be bro...

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Kenneth Dunston, Jr.

September 25, 2020

Kenneth (Kenny) Dunston, Jr., age 80, a lifelong Old Forge resident, passed away Friday afternoon at Allied Hospice in Scranton, after an illness. He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara (Kellogg) Dunston. He was preceded in death by his first wif...

Mary Mushenski

September 19, 2020

Mary Mushenski, age 73, recently of Taylor and formerly of Scranton, passed away Saturday evening at Riverside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Taylor, after an illness. Born on January 5, 1947, and raised in Peckville, Mary was the daughter of t...

Thomas (T.J.) Justin Talarico

September 19, 2020

Thomas Justin "T.J." Talarico, 21, of Clifton Twp., and formerly of Old Forge, died Saturday morning from injuries sustained in a car accident. Born May 30, 1999 in Scranton, he was the son of Sheri Marie Talarico and Stepdad, Damon Bernardini, Clif...

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Jesse Jones

September 18, 2020

Jesse Jones of Fort Lauderdale, Florida and a Taylor native, passed away on Friday. He was 39 years old. Jesse was born in Scranton on November 7, 1980, and was the son of Gerardette and Morgan Jones of Taylor. At Riverside High School, he was a sta...

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William G. Fletcher

September 14, 2020

William G. Fletcher, age 96, a longtime resident of Taylor, passed away Monday morning after a recent illness. He is survived by his beloved wife, Irene (Drag) Fletcher. The couple remarkably celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary on July 28th. B...

Teresa Stefano Hughes

September 10, 2020

Teresa (Stefano) Hughes, age 81, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday evening at home surrounded by her loving family by her side, after an illness. She is survived by her beloved husband, George Hughes. Wed on September 6, 1975, the couple recently ce...

Kevin J. Culica

September 10, 2020

Kevin J. Picuri, age 56, of Scranton, passed away Thursday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. He will be privately interred at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville. Arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral...

Shirley Jones Callahan

September 10, 2020

Shirley (Jones) Callahan, age 83, of North Brunswick, New Jersey and an Old Forge native, passed away Thursday evening at home. She is survived by her beloved husband, Joseph Callahan. Wed on January 4, 1958, the couple celebrated 62 years of marriag...

JoAnn Ward

September 3, 2020

JoAnn (Anderson) Ward, age 77, of West Scranton, passed away Thursday morning at home after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 51 years, John Robert Ward, on February 22, 2012. Raised in Clarks Summit, JoAnn was born on...

Antoinette C. Wescott

September 3, 2020

Antoinette C. Wescott, age 83, of Duryea, passed away Thursday morning at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital after an illness. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 56 years, Byron "Wes" Wescott on March 3, 2018. Born in Scranton on April ...

Walter Peck, Sr.

August 29, 2020

Walter "Chop" Peck, Sr., age 74, of the Greenwood section of Moosic, passed away Saturday morning at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, after an illness. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 45 years, Barbara Ann (Shimshock) P...

Marjorie Lesh Lindsay

August 27, 2020

Marjorie E. Meyers Lindsay, a lifelong resident of the Hyde Park section of West Scranton, passed away Thursday after a courageous battle with heart disease. She would have celebrated her 89th birthday on September 23. Born in Scranton on Sept. 23...

Evelyn Gula Battle

August 27, 2020

Evelyn (Gula) Battle of West Scranton passed away peacefully Thursday evening at home with her loving son by her side. She was 87 years old. She was preceded in death on December 28, 2003, by her beloved husband of 45 years, Gene Battle. Born in Scr...

Patrick (P.J.) Miller

August 27, 2020

Patrick (P.J.) Miller, age 40, of Scranton, passed away Thursday evening at home. A lifelong Scranton resident, P.J. was born on April 24, 1980 to beloved mother, Patricia "Ma" (Mahoney) Miller of Scranton, Maxwell J. Miller of Hagerstown Maryland, ...

Valerie Jones Leader

August 25, 2020

Valerie (Jones) Leader, age 85 of Scott Twp., passed away Tuesday evening, August 25th, after a lengthy period of ill health at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton. Born on February 16, 1935, daughter of the late David Rhys Jones and Mabel (Si...

Peter J. Bohn

August 24, 2020

Peter J. Bohn, 63, of Madison Twp., formerly of Scranton, died Monday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after being diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer three months ago. His loving wife of 40 years is Deborah A. (Toole) Bohn. The couple was ...

John Powell

August 23, 2020

John Powell, age 68, of Lake Winola, passed away Sunday. A blessing service by Dec. Raymond Pieretti with burial to follow at Fairview Cemetery, Lake Winola, will be private with arrangements under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc...

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Joseph Stalica

August 22, 2020

Joseph J. Stalica, age 46 of Royersford, passed away suddenly on Saturday at his father's home in Moosic. Born in Moosic on July 29, 1974 and son of the late Helen (Swircek) Stalica and Joseph Stalica and wife Manya Franks of Moosic, Joseph moved to...

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Michael J. Lucas, Jr.

August 21, 2020

Michael J. Lucas, Jr., age 77, a longtime West Scranton resident and recently a guest at the Gino J. Merli Veterans Center, passed away Friday at Regional Hospital. Born in Scranton on July 20, 1943, the son of the late Michael J., Sr. and Loretta (...

Jerome C. Biglow

August 21, 2020

Jerome C. Biglow, age 64, of West Scranton, passed away Friday at The Gardens at Scranton. Private arrangements are under the care of the Kevin K. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 125 North Main Avenue, Scranton....

Harold Jones

August 21, 2020

Harold "Harry" Leigh Jones, age 75, a Taylor native, longtime Moosic resident, and most recently of Clarks Summit, passed from this life into glory on Friday. He is survived by his best friend and beloved wife, Susan (Berlew) Jones. The couple celeb...