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Teresa Ann Emmet

July 26, 2022

Teresa Ann Emmet, 69, of Honesdale died Tuesday at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. Born in Freeport, NY, she was the daughter of the late Peter & Delores Arnold Emmet.  Teresa was educated in Catholic schools. She also took classes in massag

Delores A. (Carito) Scotchlas

July 16, 2022

Delores A. Scotchlas, of Simpson died Saturday afternoon at Regional Hospital of Scranton, one month short of her 90th birthday. Her husband of  71 years is Michael F. Scotchlas. Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Ma

Marion A. (Osborn) Swencki

June 30, 2022

Marion A. Swencki, 73, of Georgetown, DE and formerly of Lake Ariel fell asleep in the Lord on Thursday, June 30th. Her husband of 50 years is the Rev. Dennis Swencki. Born in Staten Island, NY, daughter of the late Norvel and Adele Simonson Osbor

Joyce M. (Hatton) Sidlosky

June 26, 2022

Joyce M. Sidlosky, 80, of Carbondale died Sunday evening at home. She was the widow of Robert Sidlosky, who died in 2020. Born in Libece, Nicholas County, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Henry J and Marie Jones Hatton.  Joyce atte

Irene E. (Swinarski) Fry

June 20, 2022

Irene E. Fry, 82, of Carbondale died Monday evening at the Wayne Woodlands Manor, Waymart. She was the widow of John “Bob” Fry,  her husband of 58 years ,who died in 2015. Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Mary House

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Joseph Marchuck, Jr

June 7, 2022

Joseph Marchuck, Jr., 97, formerly of Simpson died Tuesday morning at the home of his son in Lebanon. His wife the former Nancy Atkinson died in 2017. Born in Simpson, he was the son of the late Joseph and Anna Mozeliak Marchuck, Sr. He was a grad

Ann (Petak) Rusnak

June 5, 2022

Ann  Rusnak,89, of Simpson died Sunday at home.  Her husband of 69 years is Bernard Rusnak. Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Cherinchak Petak.  Ann was a graduate of Fell High School, Simpson.  She had been emp

Dolores C (Pecko) Gillott

May 1, 2022

Dolores C. Gillott, 86, of Carbondale died Sunday at home. She and her husband, Patrick J. Gillott, would have celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on May 11th. Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Joseph G. and Elizabeth Sall

Tanya Adele Calafut

May 1, 2022

  Tanya Adele Calafut, 52, of Dickson City, PA and formerly of Montrose, PA passed away peacefully surrounded by her family  on Sunday, May 1, 2022, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Born in Bellefonte, PA,

Mary Ann (Burrier) Propeack

April 25, 2022

Mary Ann Propeack, 106, Simpson’s oldest resident died Monday at the Carbondale Nursing Home. She passed on what would have been her 87th wedding anniversary to the late Stephen Propeack, who died in 1971. Mary Ann was born during  a heavy snow

Jean M. (Petraitis) Malinowski

April 13, 2022

Jean M. Malinowski, 62, of Union Dale died Wednesday at Penn-Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia.   Her husband of 41 years is Joseph Malinowski. A native of Forest City, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret Kniss Petraitis. She wa

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Walter James Sudlesky

April 10, 2022

Walter “Jim” Sudlesky, 79, of Clifford Township, died peacefully after a brief illness, on Sunday, April 10, 2022, at Hospice of The Sacred Heart in Dunmore. He was born on July 14, 1942, son of the late Walter and Ann L. Sudlesky of Harford.

Elizabeth A. (Petrilak) Kielar

April 8, 2022

Elizabeth A. Kielar, 79, formerly of Nicholson died Friday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She was the widow of Joseph Kielar. Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Sophia Stungis Petrilak. Elizabeth was a a graduate of Fe

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Edward D. Arthur

April 4, 2022

Edward D. Arthur, 94, of Carbondale and formerly of Simpson died Monday at the Riverside Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Taylor. He was predeceased by two wives, Monica Kresock and Catherine Galati. Born in Whites Crossing, he was the son of

Marian (Stazel) Jacobina

March 15, 2022

Marian Jacobina, of Archbald died Tuesday at Aventura at Terrace View Care Center, Peckville. Born in Whites Crossing, Carbondale Township, she was the daughter of Andrew and Antoinette Lopushnock Stazel. She was a graduate of Fell High School, Si

Robert L. Albright

February 25, 2022

Robert L. Albright, 32, of Vandling died Friday at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. Born in Hazleton, he was the only son of Thomas and Joy Mussoline Albright. Robert was a 2008 graduate of Mt. View High School and received an associ

Lillian (Valinski) Bischak

February 16, 2022

Lillian Bischak, 91 , Waymart, died Wednesday February 16, 2022 at Wayne Woodlands Manor in Waymart. She was the Widow of Michael (Breezy Sr.) Bischak, who died in September 1991. Born in Simpson, daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Kloptosky

Joelyn (Marchuck) Mark

February 8, 2022

Joelyn Mark, 66, of Simpson fell asleep in the Lord on Tuesday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born in Carbondale, she is the daughter of Joseph Marchuck and the late Nancy Atkinson Marchuck. Joelyn was a graduate of F

Joseph J. Dragwa

January 25, 2022

Joseph J. Dragwa, 91, of Simpson died peacefully Tuesday at the Carbondale Nursing Home surrounded by his family.  His wife of 70 years is the former Marie A. Robinson. Born in Carbondale and raised in Simpson he was the son of the late Joseph an

Andrew Gorel

January 24, 2022

Andrew Gorel, 80, of Carbondale died Monday after an illness. His wife of 58 years is the former Mary Grace Langan. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Stanley and Catherine McCabe Gorel.  He was a graduate of Mayfield High School.  A

Walter M. Beebe

January 17, 2022

Walter M. Beebe, 66, of Simpson died Monday at the Gardens at East Mountain, Plains Township. His wife is the former Carol Ann Morden. Born in Johnson City, NY, he was the son of the late Henry F. and Edith Irene Holcolm Beebe. Walter was a gra

Albert S. Pevec

January 17, 2022

Albert S. Pevec, 80, died peacefully at the home of his daughter on Monday. Born in Browndale, son of the late Albert Pevec and Margaret Kopach.  Albert grew up in Browndale working at his family’s gas station. He graduated from Forest City Hig

Beatrice Sue (Buchanan) Allison

January 6, 2022

Beatrice Sue Allison, 73, of Carbondale died Thursday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Born in Hancock, NY, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Beatrice Todd Buchanan. She was a graduate of Forest City High School. She had been employed i

Stella (Zrowka) Obzud

December 31, 2021

On Dec. 31st, Stella (Zrowka) Obzud, 94, left her earthly life to return home to her maker and the special place reserved for her in heaven. She was the last survivor of the Paraska & Hnatko Zrowka clan of 13 children which included brothers Mich

Catherine V. (Surace) Williamson

December 29, 2021

Catherine V. Williamson, 85 of Whites Crossing, Carbondale Township died Wednesday at Geisinger CMC, Scranton.  Her husband of 51 years is James E. Williamson. Born in Whites Crossing, she was the daughter of the late Patrick Sr and Catherine Lat

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