Gerald Gerard Thompson

May 30, 2008

Gerald Gerard Thompson, age 79, of Taylor, passed away Friday afternoon at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. He is survived by his wife Loretta Albrecht Thompson. September 2, 2007, marked their 57th Wedding Anniversary. Born in Duryea on May 26, 1929,

Barbara Pane

May 28, 2008

Barbara Davis Pane, age 70, of Taylor, passed away Tuesday morning under the care of Hospice Community Care in Dunmore. She is survived by her husband, Joseph Pane of Taylor and formerly of Dunmore. May 28th marked their 30th wedding anniversary. She

Vera Killino

May 22, 2008

Vera Killino, age 96, of Old Forge, died Thursday at Mountain View Care Center in Moosic. She was the widow of Samuel Killino who died May 6, 2001. Born in Old Boston, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Virginia Ambrosini DeMark. She was ed

Joseph B. Kennedy

May 20, 2008

Joseph B. Kennedy, age 83, originally of Boston, Massachusetts, and a resident of Pittston for the last 25 years, past away Tuesday afternoon under the care of the Mercy Hospital's Hospice Unit. He was preceded in death on May 22, 1974, by his wife,

David A. Yedinak

May 15, 2008

David A. Yedinak, age 62, of Sterling and formerly of Old Forge, suddenly passed away Thursday at home. He is survived by his wife, Betty Yedinak. They would have celebrated their 6th wedding anniversary on August 9th. Born in Upper Darby, Delaware C

Clarence Quincy Maisano

May 11, 2008

Clarence Quincy Maisano, age 84, of Hughestown, passed away Sunday evening under the Hospice care at Geisinger South Medical Center in Wilkes Barre. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anna Weltz Maisano. Born on May 31, 1923, Clarence was the son

Mary Mollitt

May 7, 2008

Mary Mollitt, age 94, of Moosic, passed away Wednesday afternoon at the Mountain View Care Center in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband Walter Mollitt who died on June 9, 2002. Born in Old Forge on January 7, 1914, Mary was the daught

Pio J. Fiorentini

May 5, 2008

Pio J. Fiorentini, age 72 of Taylor, passed away Monday morning under the care of Moses Taylor Hospital's Skilled Nursing Unit. He is survived by his wife, the former Anna (Ann) Derenick. They had celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 1

Hazel Moser

May 3, 2008

Hazel Moser, age 82, a resident of the Green Ridge Health Care Center passed away Saturday morning. Hazel was born on October 5, 1925 and was formerly employed by Keystone City Residence. She is survived by her niece Helen Sweeney of Scranton. Follow

Stella T. Barstis

May 1, 2008

Stella T. Barstis, age 90, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday morning at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. She was preceded in death on July 30th, 1996, by her late husband, Joseph Barstis. They had celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary on N

Margaret Schimmel

May 1, 2008

Margaret Schimmel, age 89, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday afternoon at the Community Medical Center of Scranton. Born in Old Forge on July 16, 1918, Margaret was the daughter of the late Elliot Albert and Margaret Cordy Carey. She graduated Old F

Catherine Cruise

April 30, 2008

Catherine Cruise, age 66, of Taylor passed away early Wednesday morning at Hospice Community Care in Dunmore after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband, Otis Cruise. The couple celebrated their 48th wedding anniver

Dorothy D. Richards

April 30, 2008

Dorothy D. Richards, age 88, formerly of Old Forge and a resident of the Scranton Health Care Center, passed away early Wednesday morning under the center's care. She was preceded in death on April 27, 1996 by her late husband, Frank Leslie Richards.

Mary Shirley Walter

April 30, 2008

Mary "Shirley" Walter, age 79, of West Scranton, passed away Wednesday morning at home surrounded by her family. She is survived by her husband, Paul Walter. This past August, they had celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary. Born in Taylor on Augu

Edith Stivala Foley Lupinski

April 29, 2008

Edith Stivala Foley Lupinski, age 83 , a resident of the Taylor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center passed away Tuesday afternoon. She was preceded in death by her first husband, William Foley, who died in 1955, and her second husband, Joseph Lupinski,

Edward J. Mulholland

April 26, 2008

Edward J. Mulholland, age 75, of Taylor, died Saturday evening at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. He is survived by his wife Betty Ann Sweeney Mulholland. They celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on September 5th 2007. Born in Scranton on Apri

Esther Zahornacky

April 24, 2008

Esther Zahornacky, age 78, of Taylor passed away Thursday at home. She was preceded in death on January 31, 1990 by her husband John G. Zahornacky. Born in Scranton on May 24, 1929 and raised in Taylor, she was the daughter of the late Rudolph and Es

Antoinette Gilbert

April 15, 2008

Antoinette Gilbert, age 92, of Scranton, passed away Tuesday morning under the care of the Green Ridge Health Care Center's staff. She is survived by her husband, Peter Gilbert of Scranton. They would have celebrated a 63rd wedding anniversary on May

John P. McGuire

April 12, 2008

John P. McGuire, known to many as "Charlie Brown", age 84, a resident of the Forest City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Forest City and formerly of West Elm Street in West Scranton passed away Saturday afternoon at the center. Born in Queens, New

Stephen Brazen

April 12, 2008

Stephen Brazen, age 69, of Moosic Heights RD2, Avoca, passed away Saturday evening at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Tremmel Brazen. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on August 10. Born on S

Priscilla Jane Mack Carey

April 9, 2008

Priscilla Jane Mack Carey, age 95, of Thornhurst passed away Wednesday morning at Geisinger Medical Center of Plains. Born in Maryland on November 23, 1912, Priscilla was the daughter of the late Fred J. Mack, Sr., and Catherine B. Mack. She attended

Joseph A. Petriello

April 9, 2008

Joseph A. Petriello, age 55, passed away Wednesday evening under the care of Community Medical Center of Scranton's VNA Hospice Unit. He is survived by his loving wife, the former Sandra A. Hunisch. They had celebrated their 27th wedding anniversary

Lori Topa

April 8, 2008

Lori Topa, age 35, of Scranton, passed away Tuesday at Mercy Hospital in Scranton. Born in Pittson on November 21, 1972, Lori was the daughter of Peter and Shirley Hughes Topa of Scranton. Lori was of Protestant faith and attended Scranton Technical

Gerald P. Brown

April 6, 2008

Gerald R. Brown, 74, of Tunkhannock and Duryea, left us on April 5th surrounded by his family. He would have celebrated his 75th birthday on April 23. A son of the late James and Emily Addison Brown, he is survived by his devoted wife, the former The

Genevieve (Jean) Gora Kobeski

April 6, 2008

Genevieve (Jean) Gora Kobeski, age 86, of Old Forge, passed away peacefully at home Sunday morning. She was the widow of Julius S. Kobeski who died January 9, 2004. Born in Scranton on August 21, 1921, she was the daughter of the late John and Anton