Judith (Paolino) Bieryla

September 30, 2019

Judith Paolino Bieryla, 74, of West Scranton, died Sunday at home after a courageous battle with cancer. Judy was a true Scrantonian. More specifically, she was a “West” Scrantonian. Born and raised on Chestnut Street in West Scranton (now Cabri

Kathleen Hart

September 29, 2019

Kathleen Hart, L.P.N., age 65, of Carbondale and a West Scranton native, passed away Sunday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after a recent illness. Born on April 16, 1954, and raised in West Scranton, Kathy was the daughter of the late Jame

Rita B. Martin

September 29, 2019

Rita B. Martin, age 96, a lifelong Scranton resident, passed away Sunday evening at Gino Merli Veteran Center in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, Joseph L. Martin, on January 24, 1999. Born on February 22, 1923

Francis Lee

September 29, 2019

Francis Lee, 77, a longtime resident of North Scranton, died Sunday at Regional Hospital of Scranton, after an illness. He is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Carole Reed Lee. Wed on June 6, 1964, the couple was married for 55 years. Bo

Robin Best

September 26, 2019

Robin Best, age 57, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday morning at Dunmore Health Care Center, after a five-year battle against cancer. Raised in Moosic and daughter of Joseph M. Best, Sr. and the late Eileen (McAndrew) Best, Robin was a graduate of

Ann (Hickey) Lemoncelli

September 25, 2019

Ann (Hickey) Lemoncelli, 57, a lifelong resident of West Side and a member of St. Patrick’s parish, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Married on April 27, 1991, she is survived by her best friend and beloved husband of 28 yea

Kimberly Ann Livoti

September 22, 2019

Kimberly Ann (Mower) Livoti, age 50, passed away peacefully Sunday morning at her Covington Twp. home. From the moment she began her life on January 10, 1969 she would be known for her contagious smile, laugh, and loving heart. Every person that wou

Jeff Hudak

September 19, 2019

Jeffrey (Jeff) Hudak, of Old Forge and owner of area barber shop, Diesel Hair Studio, passed away Thursday morning at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia after an illness. He was 34 years old. Married on September 10, 2014, he is sur

Pauline Eastman

September 19, 2019

Pauline Sokira Eastman, 90, of Scranton, died peacefully Thursday evening surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years John Eastman Jr. Born in Scranton on July 8, 1929, she was the daughter the late Michael and Mary S

Patricia Genell

September 18, 2019

Patricia "Patty Cakes" Marie Genell, age 71, of Old Forge, passed away Wednesday at home. Raised in Duryea, Patty was born on December 28, 1947, and was the daughter of the late Joseph Belaski, Sr. A beauty pageant queen in her youth, she once held


William Schoonover

September 12, 2019

Funeral services have been scheduled for William Schoonover, 88, a proud U.S. Army Veteran of West Scranton, who passed away Thursday, September 12th, at home. A blessing service is scheduled for Wednesday at 10:00AM in the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral


Warren W. York, Jr.

September 9, 2019

Warren "Yorkie" York, Jr., also affectionately known as “Moe”, age 87, of Duryea, passed away Monday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. Born on June 12, 1932, Warren was the son of the late Warren, Sr. and Bessie Jumper York. At


John (Jack) M. Calpin

September 8, 2019

John (Jack) M. Calpin, age 80, a longtime Scranton resident, passed away Sunday morning at Gino Merli Veterans' Center. He is survived by his loving wife, best friend and caregiver, Marie (Pecor) Calpin. The couple celebrated their 37th wedding anniv

Josephine Janiszewski Klein

September 6, 2019

Josephine (Janiszewski) Klein, age 83 of Scranton, passed away Friday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 24 years, Heinrich (Henry) Klein, on June 6th. An Exeter native, Josephine was born on November 5, 19

Elaine Ginley Davis

September 4, 2019

Elaine Ginley Davis, a resident of both West Scranton and Estero, FL, passed away Wednesday evening at home surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, Benjamin Davis, on August 30, 2009. Born on Ju

Jane Ellard

September 2, 2019

Jane I. (Woodmancy) Ellard, age 84, a lifelong Moosic resident, died Monday at home. She was preceded in death by her highschool sweetheart and beloved husband of 45 years, Albert D. Ellard, on December 9, 1998. Passing away suddenly on September 2

Darrell Janosky

August 29, 2019

Darrell Janosky, age 69, of Scranton and a Kingston native, died Thursday at Allied Hospice in Scranton. Private arrangements with interment at Forty Fort Cemetery are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street


Joseph J. Vancosky

August 29, 2019

Joseph J. Vancosky, age 76, of Moosic, died Tuesday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. He is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Kathleen (Gallagher) Vancosky. Born in Scranton on July 30, 1943, and son of the late

Joao P. Bagao

August 27, 2019

Joao P. Bagao, 83, of Scranton, died Tuesday at Allied Skilled Nursing Center in Scranton, after an illness. Private viewing arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.

Wallace R. McCann

August 27, 2019

Graveside services by Rev. Bobbie Resseguie of the Cliffside Baptist Church are scheduled for Monday at 11:00AM at the Clifford Valley Cemetery for Wallace (Wally) McCann, age 76, recently of Taylor, who died August 27th. Arrangements are under the c

George R. Takacs

August 26, 2019

George R. Takacs, III, 56, of South Florida, died Monday after being stricken ill at work. Born July 12, 1963 in East Rutherford, NJ, he was the son of the late George and Linda Siano Takacs. A graduate of Pocono Mountain High School, he was a pl

Mary G. Jones Kozak

August 24, 2019

Mary (Maime) G. Jones Kozak, age 79, a guest at Saint Mary's Villa Nursing Home, Elmhurst Twp., and formerly of Scranton passed away Saturday evening after an illness. Born on October 24, 1939, and raised in Scranton's Bellevue section, Mary was the

Edward Oliver

August 20, 2019

Services have been scheduled for Edward Oliver, age 54, of Wilkes Barre, who passed away Tuesday August 20th, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. A graveside blessing service by Rev. August A. Ricciardi, Prince of Peace Parish Pastor, will be Monday a

Dr. Thomas E. Pocius

August 16, 2019

Dr. Thomas E. Pocius, a lifelong Scranton resident and area dentist, died Friday at home after a courageous fight against pancreatic cancer. Passing away peacefully, his wife and daughter were right by his side. Tom was 61 years old. Tom was born on

Brittany N. Cadwalder

August 14, 2019

Brittany N. Cadwalder, 24, Old Forge, died unexpectedly Sunday at home. Born Feb. 17, 1995, in Scranton, the daughter of Cecilia Colianni Cadwalder, Old Forge, and the late Preston Cadwalder Sr., she was a 2014 graduate of Old Forge High School, whe