Joan C. (Gibbon) Horton

November 4, 2023

Joan G. Horton of Clifford Township, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 4th, 2023 at Forest City Nursing and Rehab.  She was the widow of Charles H. Horton, Clifford Township and daughter of the late Kathryn (Dasenburg) and Ishmael Gibbon,...


James Stephen Mazeika, Sr.

November 3, 2023

James Stephen Mazeika Sr, 81, of Waymart PA, passed away at home amongst family and friends on Thursday, November 2nd, after a 5 year battle with cancer. He was born on April 26, 1942 to Joseph P Mazeika and Margaret L Halstead in Wilkes-Barre, PA...

Richard W. Schermerhorn

November 3, 2023

  Richard W. Schermerhorn,68, of Carbondale died Friday at home. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Francis W. and Ethel Mae Hughes Schermerhorn. Richard was a graduate of St. Rose High School, Carbondale class of 1972. He w...
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Marie (Kutch) Proch

October 9, 2023

Marie Proch, 91, of Scott Township, died Monday at Allied Service Nursing Center, Scranton. She was the widow of Walter Proch, who died in 2000. Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Helen Shipsky Kutch. She was a graduate ...

Joseph A. Dyrcon, Jr.

September 30, 2023

  Joseph A. Dyrcon, Jr., 75, of Whites Crossing, died Saturday at Geisinger- Community Medical Center, Scranton. Born in Bristol, CT., he was the son of the late Joseph and Martha Gilland Dyrcon, Sr.  He attended Lakeland High School and ...
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Loretta H. (Zrubek) Konzman

September 1, 2023

Loretta Konzman, aged 94, of Clifford Township, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2023, embraced by the love of her children and grandchildren. Born on January 5, 1929, in Granger, Texas, she was the second of eight children to the late Edward a...


Larry Dean Hite

August 5, 2023

Larry Dean Hite, 77 of Whites Crossing died at home Saturday. His wife is the former, Valerie Harvey. Born in Pleasantville, Ohio, he was the son of the late Paul E. and Evelyn Baker Hite. He was a graduate of Fairfield Union High School, Ohio. La...


Peter Macheska

July 27, 2023

Peter Macheska, of Simpson, PA died on July 27 at Regional Hospital of Scranton in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Peter was predeceased by his wife, Rita (nee Washeleski), who passed away in 2008.  He is survived by his son Peter and his wife Susan and ...
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Coleen A. (Lynch) Kennedy

July 11, 2023

  Coleen A. Kennedy, 64, of Scranton and formerly of Carbondale died Tuesday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. She was the widow of  James T. Kennedy, who died in 2014. Born in Patterson, NJ, she was the daughter of the late Thomas...

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John J. "Jack" Jones

July 8, 2023

John J. “Jack” Jones, 85 of Simpson died Saturday at the Allied Service Hospice Center, Scranton.. His wife is the former Dorothy M. Runco. The couple had celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary in September. Born in Rome, N.Y., he was the s...


Robert M. Malewicz

July 2, 2023

  Robert M. Malewicz, 74, of Carbondale died Sunday at home surrounded by his family after an illness. His wife is Daria. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Anthony and Olga Klapatch Malewicz.  Bob was a 1966 graduate of Jessup...
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Eugene Thomas Caffery

June 26, 2023

Eugene Thomas Caffery, 63, of Forest City died  Monday at home. He was born and raised in Northern New Jersey but spent weekends and summers in Pleasant Mount until graduating from school.  He was the son of the late Damian “Bud” and Teresa ...

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Michael D. Polednak

June 9, 2023

Michael D. Polednak, 82, of Mayfield died Friday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. His wife of 55 years is the former, Arlene Berko. The couple was married in Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, Mayfield.- Born in Clifford Township, he was the...

Jessi Lee Eldred

May 30, 2023

Jessi L. Eldred, 36, of Tobyhanna died Tuesday at home. Born in Carbondale, she is the daughter of Dale Eldred and the late Shirley Kays Eldred. Jessi attended Honesdale High School and was currently employed in the distribution center for Wal-Mar...

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George J Chaballa

May 27, 2023

  George J. Chaballa, 86, of Whites Crossing, Carbondale Township, died Saturday at the Forest City Nursing Home. His wife of 63 years, is the former Bonnie Tyrrell. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late George “Jerry”and Marg...

Ann (Kulick) Voyce

May 24, 2023

Ann “Honchee” Voyce, 96, of Simpson died Wednesday night at Allied Service Hospice, Scranton. She was the widow of Stephen “Cy” Voyce, who died in 2011. Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Florence Kowalchik Kulick...

Karen M. (McGee) Sass

May 1, 2023

  Karen McGee Sass of North Hollywood, CA. died on May 1st at home in the presence of her husband of 52 years, Steven Sass. Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Winifred Walsh McGee and William J. McGee. Karen graduated fro...
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Geary P. Rupp

April 26, 2023

Geary Paul Rupp, 71, of Whites Crossing, passed at home on April 26th.  Geary, was a 1969 graduate of Fell High School. He went on to graduate California University of PA and used his degree as an Industrial Arts teacher at Dunmore and Abington Heig...

Vilma Ann (Bursnick) Kurilla

April 21, 2023

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Vilma Kurilla on April 21, 2023.  Born on April 20, 1931, Vilma was blessed to have celebrated her 92nd birthday surrounded by her loving family at the lake house she loved. Vilma was the d...


John D Withka

April 16, 2023

  John  D. “ Jackie” Withka, 88, of Wharton NJ and formerly of Simpson died Sunday at Merry Hart Center, Succasunna, NJ.  His wife is the former Mary Shallock. Born in Simpson, he was the son of the late John and Martha Kiehart Withk...

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Robert F. Ogozaly

April 14, 2023

Robert F. Ogozaly, 75, of Carbondale died Friday at Allied Services Hospice Center, Scranton. Born in Carbondale and raised in Simpson,  he was the son of the late John and Stella Shock Ogozaly, Sr. He attended Fell Township Schools and served in...

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Jerome J. Pilny

April 14, 2023

  Jerome J. Pilny, 74, of Simpson died Friday at Allied Service Hospice Center, Scranton.  His wife of 48 years is the former, Patricia Rowland. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Dr. John J. and Frances Roskosky Pilny. He was...

Mary Ann Egnotovich

April 13, 2023

Mary Ann Egnotovich, or “Miss-E” as she was widely known, died Thursday evening at the Allied Service Hospice Center, Scranton. She was 74. Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Anna Orinick Egnotovich. She was a gra...

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Bernard J. Mindas

March 24, 2023

  Bernard J. Mindas, 70, of Carbondale died Friday at Geisinger- CMC, Scranton.  His wife, the former Barbara Kinney, died in 2010. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Thomas J. and Joann Corrigan Mindas, Sr. He was a graduate ...
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Rita U. (Potson) Krenitsky

March 15, 2023

Rita Krenitsky, 90, of Simpson died Wednesday at the Wayne Woodlands Manor, Waymart. She was the widow of Michael Krenitsky, who died in 2016. Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Anna Borosky Potson. Rita was a graduate of...

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