July 8, 2015
Mary Ann Benwell, 91, of the Forest City Nursing Center and formerly of Whites Crossing died Wednesday. She was the widow of William H. Benwell, Jr. who died in 2003.
Born in Whites Crossing, she was the daughter of the late Frank &...
July 1, 2015
Frances Patricia Striefsky, age 81, Forest City, died Wednesday, at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale, after a brief illness. Her husband, Ambrose Striefsky passed away in 1996.
Born December 31, 1933 in Manhattan, NY, she was the d...
June 22, 2015
Thomas F. Sisko, 76, of Simpson died Monday at Geisinger- CMC, Scranton.
Born in Simpson, he was the son of the late John A. & Sophie Chisek Sisko. He was a graduate of Fell High School, Simpson and was a Navy Veteran.
Tom was a member of S...
June 16, 2015
Dr. Stephen "Stu" Zubrod died Tuesday June 16th due to complications from surgery at Geisinger C.M.C. in Scranton, PA.
Dr. Zubrod was born in Tipton, PA however grew up in Hollidaysburg, PA. He was an all-star basketball player, a musi...
June 9, 2015
Anna Premock, 89, of Endicott, NY and formerly of Carbondale died Tuesday.
Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Martha Rushnock Premock. She was a graduate of Fell High School, Simpson. Anna had been employed in th...
June 2, 2015
Marsha A. Flythe, 89, a resident of Wayne Woodlands Manor , Waymart died Tuesday. She was the widow of Spencer K. Flythe.
Born in Hallendale, FL, she was the daughter of the late Robert C. & Evalina Jones Blanchard. She moved to the Waym...
May 21, 2015
Daniel “Duke” Wormuth, 51, of Childs died Thursday night at home. His wife is the former Marisa Grasso, the couple had been married for 20 years.
Born in Carbondale, he was the son of Ruth Cosklo Belaski, Mayfield and John Wormuth,...
May 18, 2015
Peter Rokotz, 95, of Simpson, died Monday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. His wife of 67 years is Helen Anastasia Herchick Rokotz.
Born March 12, 1920, in South River, NJ, son of the late Alexander and Christin...
May 5, 2015
Ruth M. Dukerich, 75, formerly of Clifford died Tuesday at Mallard Meadows Care Center, Waymart after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.
Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late William & J. Pauline Prudish Horton....
May 3, 2015
Mary Ann Pitts, 79, a life- long resident of Simpson died Sunday at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. She was the wife of James Pitts, the couple had been married for 34 years.
Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Andrew J. & Ann...
April 15, 2015
Jean M. McIvers, 77, of RR, Jermyn died Wednesday at Commonwealth Hospice of NEPA, Scranton. She was the widow of James McIvers, who died in 2008.
Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Joseph & Mary Martha Penny Pidgeo...
March 29, 2015
Adaline M. Baldwin, 90, of Susquehanna, PA died Sunday. She was the widow of William Baldwin.
Born in Jefferson Township ( Lake Hopatcong Area), NJ, she was the daughter of the late Alfred & Mary Ridner Berry. She is survived by a ...
March 28, 2015
Dorothy E. Ogden, 93, a resident of Carbondale died Saturday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was the widow of William F. Ogden Sr., who died in 2007.
Born in Herrick Center, the daughter of the late Henry and Ina M. Russell Corey, ...
March 12, 2015
Irene R. Mark, 89, of Simpson died Thursday at the VNA Hospice Unit of Geisinger CMC, Scranton.
Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late Andrew J. and Mary Podwicka Lescinski, Sr. She was a graduate of Fell High School, Simpso...
February 26, 2015
Robert Martin Dilts, 59, of Carbondale died Thursday at home.
Born on March 11, 1955, he was the son of the late Bailey M. and Mary Van Nort Dilts. He served in the Army where he earned a cargo handlers certificate at Ft. Eustis, VA in 1...
February 26, 2015
Frances J. Bryan, 81, a resident of Creek Side Nursing Center, Carbondale died Thursday at Commonwealth Hospice, Scranton. Frances was born in New York City and spent most of her life in Bayonne New Jersey. She is survived by a son, Robert E. Cec...
February 22, 2015
Carl R. Emmett, 75, of Simpson died Sunday at the VNA Hospice Unit at Geisinger CMC, Scranton. His wife is the former Marie Galinsky, the couple had celebrated their 48th wedding anniversary in May.
Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the la...
February 17, 2015
John R. “Bob” Fry, 82, of Carbondale died Tuesday evening at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. He and his wife, Irene Swinarski Fry had just celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary on February 7th.
Born in Carbondale on January 20...
February 14, 2015
Donald J. Vaverchak,Sr of Simpson passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 14th of lung disease. His wife is the former Carole Prestys.
Born in Simpson, he was the son of the late Joseph & Rose Fortuna Vaverchak. He was a 1962 g...
January 27, 2015
Marian J. “Monica” Wanas, 84, of Carbondale died January 27, 2015 peacefully at home with her family by her side.
She was the widow of Paul Wanas who died in 1981.
Born March 19, 1930, in Whites Crossing, she was a daugh...
January 27, 2015
Harvey J. Potter,68, of Waymart died Tuesday at home after an illness.
Born in Binghamton, NY, he was the son of Frances Ciganek Potter, Waymart and the late John W. Potter. He was a graduate of Waymart High School and attended the Sta...
January 20, 2015
Michele Kutch, 60, of Greenfield Township died Tuesday at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. She was the wife of Basil Kutch. The couple had celebrated their 39th wedding anniversary in September.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter o...
January 19, 2015
Stephen “Tippy” Pasterchik, 90, of Forest City and a former Monticello, NY resident died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale. His wife, the former Theresa Tomsykoski died in 1975. His longtime companion, Katherine Hussey died in 2009.
January 16, 2015
Antoinette M. Mroczka, 90, of Simpson died Friday at the Carbondale Nursing Home. She was the widow of Leonard Mroczka who died in 2007.
Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late John & Antoinette Para Wallace. She attend...
January 10, 2015
James “ Mouse” P. Tolerico, 68, of Mayfield died surrounded by his family Saturday at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia. His wife is the former Theresa Devita, the couple had celebrated their 41st wedding anniversary in N...