Joseph W. Scotchlas Funeral Home, Inc. is owned by Joseph W. and Alice Corcoran Scotchlas. Joe attended Fell High School and is a graduate of Carbondale Area School District. He attended Penn State University and Simmons School of Mortuary Science, Syracuse, NY. He interned and worked in Syracuse, Scranton and Carbondale before becoming a licensed funeral director. Joe is currently a licensed funeral director in Pennsylvania and New York. He is also a licensed insurance agent for funeral pre-planning.