James Saks

June 16, 2007

James M. Saks, 89, of South Scranton, died Saturday afternoon at the Mountain View Care Center. His wife is Elsie Hazzouri Saks.They celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary in January. Born in Wilkes Barre on December 28, 1917, James was the son o

Liza May Keiper

June 13, 2007

Liza May Keiper, infant daughter of David and Liza Marie Speck Keiper, West Scranton, died Wednesday morning in the Community Medical Center. She is survived by her maternal grandfather Warren Speck of Moosic and maternal great grandparents;Warren Sp

Dolores Glenn

June 13, 2007

Dolores Glenn, age 91, a guest of the Mountain View Care Center in Scranton died Wednesday evening at the center . Born on April 17, 1916 she was the daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. Glenn.She was a member of St. Stanislaus Polish National Catholic

Neil N. Ivanoff

June 11, 2007

Neil N. Ivanoff, age 85, of West Scranton, died Monday morning, in the Hospice Unit of the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. He is survived by his wife Marion Schwartz Henry Ivanoff.They would have celebrated their 7th anniversary on November 18th of this

Florence O'Hara

June 11, 2007

Florence O'hara, 100, died Monday morning at the Taylor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Taylor. Born in Dunmore on May 20, 1907, she was the daughter of the late John F. and Kathryn Mulderig O'Hara. She attended Dunmore schools and prior to retir

Catherine Karp

June 11, 2007

Catherine Karp, age 90, a guest of the Mountain View Care Center, Scranton, formerly of Taylor, died Tuesday evening at the Center. She was the widow of Felix Henry Karp who died February 12, 1991. Born in Taylor on September 30, 1916, Catherine was

Jeanette M. Royle

June 5, 2007

Jeanette M. Royle, 47, of Scranton, died Tuesday morning. Born in Scranton on October 27, 1959, she was the daughter of Katherine Dietrich Polito, Scranton, and the late Robert Polito. She is also survived by her significant other, Anthony Sabatell,

Elizabeth Perrins

May 23, 2007

Elizabeth Perrins, 89 , a guest of the Taylor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Taylor, formerly of Duryea and Dupont, died Wednesday morning at the Center. She was preceeded in death by her husband, Arthur Perrins, who died in 1979. Born in Duryea

Nora M. Blasko

May 18, 2007

Nora M.Holland Blasko, 77, of Old Forge, died Friday morning while under the care of the Hospice Unit of Mercy Hospital, Scranton. Nora is survived by her husband, Edward Blasko. They celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary on October 7, 2006. Born

Alma J. Moore

May 18, 2007

Alma J. Moore, age 53, of Gouldsboro, died Friday, May 18, at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. Born in Monroe, North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late James and Alma Huntley Moore, Sr. Alma served as a detective for the New York City Poli

Marie M. Salerno

May 13, 2007

Marie M. Salerno, age 90, of Old Forge, died Sunday evening in the VNA Hospice Unit of the Moses Taylor Hospital.She was the wife of James C. Salerno. They celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary on October 8, 2006. Born in Old Forge on March 19,

Eugene P. Fitzpatrick, Sr.

May 7, 2007

Eugene P. Fitzpatrick Sr., 62, of Washington, D.C., died Monday at St.Thomas Moore Nursing Home in Hyattsville, Md. His wife is the former Constance Augustine Fitzpatrick. Born in Scranton on December 21, 1944 he was the son of the late Alfred and P

Mary Ellen Gallagher

May 4, 2007

Mary Ellen Gallagher, 60, of Scranton, died Friday morning at the VNA Hospice of Moses Taylor Hospital, after a long courageous battle with illness. She was the wife of William Gallagher. They had celebrated their 37th wedding anniversary on Septe

James Michael Bertig

May 1, 2007

James Michael Bertig, formally of Nicholson Pa. Residing in Wilkesbarre; passed into his Lords Arms on Monday May 1st after a long Illness. James was born December 24 1964 in Scranton Pa. To Helen Mae Race Bertig and Thomas Bertig Sr. James was emp

Teresa White Murphy

April 28, 2007

Teresa White Murphy, of Gainesville, VA, formerly of Fairfax, VA and Old Forge, died Saturday, April 28th, at the Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C.. Born on February 18, 1929 in Old Forge, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Lucy Pr

Stanley "Bob" R. Pepsin

April 23, 2007

Stanley "Bob" R. Pepsin, age 71, of Moosic, formerly of Old Forge, died Monday evening in the Hospice Unit at Mercy Hospital, Scranton. He and his wife, Marilyn Wickizer Pepsin, celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary on September 27th.

Ann (Nan) M. Calvert

April 22, 2007

Ann (Nan) M. Calvert, 79, of Taylor, died Sunday morning at Mercy Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband Walter. Born in the Minooka section of Scranton on November 25, 1927 she was the daughter of the late Jack and Margaret Langan Hayes.

Mary June Healey

April 22, 2007

Mary June Healey, age 79, a resident of Pennswood Manor in Scranton, formerly of Dunmore, died Sunday morning at the manor. She was the widow of William Healey, Sr., who died in 1973. Born on April 26, 1927 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the l

James Edward Frey

April 17, 2007

James "Monk" Edward Frey, age 79, of the Hill section of Scranton died Tuesday afternoon in the Mercy Hospital. His wife, Frances Jean Ostrowski Frey, died March 20, 1968. Born in Moosic on January 1, 1928 he was the son of the late George

Andrew W. Butler

April 9, 2007

Andrew "Chiefy" W. Butler, Sr., age 85, of Old Forge, died Monday morning in the Moses Taylor Hospital.He is survived by his wife Joanna Beviglia Butler.They celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 8, 2006. Born in Niles, Ohio on

Matilda C. Janus

April 5, 2007

Matilda C. Janus, age 88, a resident of Abington Manor in Clarks Summit, died Thursday afternoon at the Manor. She was the widow of Frank Janus, who died October 7, 2006. Born in Scranton on May 20, 1918, she was the daughter of the late George J. an

Helen Perna

April 4, 2007

Helen "Lisa Marie" Perna, 45, of Scranton, died Wednesday under the care of Moses Taylor Hospice, Scranton. She was the wife of Gino Perna, Clarks Summit. Born in Scranton on October 5, 1961, she was the daughter of Florence Muklewicz Jank

Anthony Morelli

April 3, 2007

Anthony "Tony" Morelli, 78, of West Scranton, died Tuesday morning at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. He is survived by his wife Joan Battle Morelli. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on September 15th of last year. Born

Bonnie J. Parks

April 3, 2007

Bonnie J. Parks of Taylor, died Tuesday at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. Born in Williamston, NC, she was the daughter of Barbara Paige Phelps, Williamston, NC and Joseph Jackson, Michigan. She was a graduate of Ahoskie High School, Ahoskie, NC.

John E. Hughes, Sr.

March 28, 2007

John "Jack" E. Hughes, Sr., age 69, a resident of the Laurels in Wyoming, formerly of West Scranton died Wednesday evening at the Wilkes Barre General Hospital in Wilkes Barre.His wife, the former Betty Lou Thomas Hughes, died December 6,