Cheryl Macomber

February 29, 2008

Cheryl Macomber, age 56, of Scranton and formerly of Boston, MA, passed away Friday morning at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. Born on May 20, 1951 in Boston, Cheryl was the daughter of the late Thomas and Regina Stevens Macomber. She was a graduate

Helen Godlewski

February 24, 2008

Helen Godlewski, age 89, of Taylor, passed away Sunday at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She was the widow of Anthony Godlewski who died on December 12, 1972. Born in Taylor on July 13, 1918, Helen was the daughter of the late John and Victoria Safl

Joseph J. Bushara

February 16, 2008

Joseph J.Bushara, age 85, of Scranton, passed away Saturday at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born on November 18, 1922 in Scranton, Joseph was the son of the late James and Anna Basila Bushara. He was a graduate of Scranton Technical High

Phoebe Cox

February 13, 2008

Phoebe Jane Cox, age 85, of Taylor, passed away Wednesday at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband Alton L. Cox who died on September 24, 1993. Born on March 27, 1922, Pheobe was the daughter of the late Harry L. an

Margaret Brown

February 12, 2008

Margaret Brown, age 73, of Scranton passed away Tuesday while at home. She was preceded in death by her husband Gerard Joseph Brown who died in 1995. Born in Scranton on May 1, 1934, Margaret was the daughter of the late Casey and Margaret Heffron Fl

Margaret Lunney

February 12, 2008

Margaret Lunney, 91, of West Scranton passed away Tuesday at home. Born in Scranton on April 17, 1916, Margaret was the daughter of the late Thomas and Anna E. Lawless Lunney. She was educated in Scranton Schools and a member of St. Patrick's RC Chu

Ruth Miglino

February 12, 2008

Ruth Miglino, a resident of both Harrisburg and Rehoboth Beach, DE, and formerly of Moosic passed away Tuesday while at home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony L. Miglino, who died on January 25, 1991. Born in Old Forge, Ruth was the

Elizabeth Cole

February 8, 2008

Elizabeth "Lillian" Cole, age 88, of Scranton passed away Friday at the Mercy Hospital in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Spindler who died in 1962 and her former husband Roy Cole who died last year. Born in Dunmore on Janua

Beatrice Campbell

February 7, 2008

Beatrice Campbell, age 92, a resident of Allied Skilled Nursing died Thursday at the Moses Taylor Hospital. She was the widow of Joseph Campbell who died in 1978. Born on August 20, 1915 in Gerardsville she was the daughter of the late Frank and Marg

Dr. Walter Oleniacz

February 5, 2008

Dr. Walter Oleniacz, age 75, of Passaic, NJ, and originally of Olyphant, passed away Tuesday at the Chilton Memorial Hospital, Pompton Plains, NJ. He is survived by his wife, the former Dolores Youshock. Born on November 12, 1932 in Olyphant, Walter,

Frank J. Cognetti

February 4, 2008

Frank J. "Monk" Cognetti, age 59, of Scranton, passed away Monday morning under the VNA Hospice care of Mercy Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his former wife, Nancy Williams. Born in Scranton on March 20, 1948 Frank

Kenneth Silfee

February 4, 2008

Kenneth Silfee, age 53, of Scranton, died Monday at the Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton. Born in Scranton on September 27, 1954, Kenneth was the son of the late Edward Silfee and Ruth Smith Fuller of Taylor. He was educated in Scranton Technical Hi

Catherine M. Donelan

February 3, 2008

Catherine M. Donelan of Scranton's East Mountain section passed away peacefully Sunday, Feb. 3 at the Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Donelan, who passed away September 13, 1972. Born in the Rendham sec

Frank Holley

January 28, 2008

Frank Holley, age 54, of Old Forge, died Saturday, December 22, 2007, at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born on September 4, 1953, Frank was the son of the late Frank and Winifred M. Davis Holley. There will be no public viewing and interm

Betty Johns

January 27, 2008

Lorraine E. "Betty" Johns, age 79, of Moosic, passed away Sunday morning at the Geisinger Medical Center-South in Wilkes Barre. She is survived by her husband Dave W. Johns, Sr. They would have celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary on May 14th, 2

Irene Marx

January 25, 2008

Irene Marx, age 84, a resident of the Mountain View Care Center, passed away Friday morning at the center. Born on February 5, 1923 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Marie Walsh Marx. She was a graduate of both St. Mary's of th

Howard Milton Belles

January 25, 2008

Howard Milton Belles, age 66, of Moosic, died Friday at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, the former Esther Evans. Born on September 9, 1941, Howard was the son of the late Andrew and Margaret Smith Belles. He

Peter Palutis

January 23, 2008

Peter A. Palutis, age 63, of Clarks Summit passed away Wednesday at the Mercy Hospital of Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, the former Regina Lucas. Born on August 7, 1944 in Scranton, Peter was the son of the late Peter J. and Jessic

Mary Deininger

January 23, 2008

Mary Deininger, age 69, of Taylor, died Wednesday at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. She is survived by her husband, Walter Deininger. They would have been married 46 years on August 25th of this year. Born on June 12, 1938 in Taylor, Mary

Anthony Alfano, Jr.

January 19, 2008

Anthony J. Alfano, Jr., age 46, of Scranton died Saturday at Greenridge Health Care Center. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, the former Sherri Gerrity, and his daughters, Alyssa and Amanda. Born on December 9, 1961, Anthony was the son of Anth

Dominick Salerno

January 17, 2008

Dominick Salerno, age 92, of Old Forge, passed away Thursday at Allied Skilled Nursing in Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, the former Rena Nardelli. Born in Old Forge on May 10, 1915, Dominick was the son of the late Frank and Lena S

Barbara L. Ross

January 11, 2008

Barbara L. Ross, 69, Scranton, passed away Friday evening at the Moses Taylor Hospital.She is survived by her husband Fred Ross.They celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary on June 25th. Born in Scranton on September 9, 1938 she was the daughter

Alice Williams

January 10, 2008

Alice Williams, age 67, a resident of Jermyn and formerly of Pittston Twp., passed away Thursday evening at the Mountain View Care Center in Scranton. Her husband, Thomas R. Williams, died May 19, 2006. Born on June 5, 1940 in Pittston, Alice was th

Jean Minelli

January 9, 2008

Jean Minelli, age 97, a resident of Scranton Health Care Center and formerly of Old Forge, passed away Wednesday evening at the center. She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Minelli, who died on December 1, 2001. Born in Old Forge on Oct

Louise Neishman

January 9, 2008

Louise Neishman, age 69, of Old Forge, passed away Wednesday evening while under the care of Hospice Community Care in Dunmore. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Robert Neishman, Sr., who died on October 17, 2005. Born in Old Forge o