October 11, 2018
Veronica Burko, 89, of Carbondale, died Thursday at the Forest City Nursing Center. She was the widow of Joseph Burko who died November 23, 2005. They had been married for 55 years.
Born on May 8, 1929, in Browndale, she was the daughter...
September 26, 2018
Charlotte P. Halstead, 82, of Clifford Twp. died Wednesday evening at home. Her husband Paul F. Halstead died in 2014.
Born September 14, 1936 in Union Dale, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Marguarite Foster Price. Charlotte and her hu...
September 25, 2018
John A. Smith, 81, of Carbondale died Tuesday at home. His wife, the former Shirley Allen died in 2016.
Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late John and Julia Smith. He attended Benjamin Franklin High School and was employed in hi...
September 22, 2018
John “ Jack” G. Daniels, 72, of Simpson died Saturday at the Forest City Nursing Center. His wife is the former Carol Lutchko. The couple would have celebrated their 44th wedding anniversary on Friday.
Born in Simpson, he was the son of the la...
August 22, 2018
Kerri Ann Cooper, 47, of Shenandoah died Wednesday, August 22 nd from injuries sustained in an automobile crash in Columbia County.
Born on May 11, 1971, in Jersey City, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late Gary G. and JoAnne Young Cooper....
August 20, 2018
Thomas L. Golecki, 85, of Simpson passed into his Father’s Hands early Monday at the Carbondale Nursing Center. His wife is the former Mary Lou Petak.
Born in Forest City and a graduate of Forest City High School Tom became a helicopte...
August 20, 2018
Thomas Maholchic, 44, of Simpson died Monday in New Jersey.
Born in Newark, NJ, on August 27, 1973, he is the son of James T. Maholchic, Simpson and the late Mary Lou Kovalesky Maholchic. He resided in Fords New Jersey and was a graduate of Woodbr...
August 6, 2018
Carol R. Malinowski, 73, of Eynon died Monday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.
Born in Eynon, she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Josephine Urbanowicz Malinowski. She was a 1962 graduate of Archbald High School and St. Joseph’s ...
July 14, 2018
Robert “BO” Bilinsky, 62, of Whites Crossing passed away
peacefully while fishing at his favorite spot on Saturday afternoon.
His devoted wife of 40 years is Beverly C. Bilinsky
Born in Bedford, PA., he is the son of Robert J...
July 8, 2018
John F. Ogozaly, 59 of Mayfield died Sunday at Penn Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia.
Born in Carbondale, he is the son of Lois Lefevre , Sanford, FL and the late Joseph E. Ogozaly. He was a attended Carbondale AreaHigh School and had...
June 25, 2018
Maria Proch, 56, of Scott Township died Monday at Geisinger –CMC, Scranton.
Born in Carbondale, she is the daughter of Marie Kutch Proch, with who she resided and the late Walter Proch. She was a graduate of Lakeland High School, recei...
June 12, 2018
Ronald S. Barna, 73, formerly of Simpson died Tuesday at the Carbondale Nursing home.
Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Michael and Irene Gamble Barna. He was a graduate of the Fell High School, Class of 1962. He had been employed by ...
June 12, 2018
Alan P. Puchalski, 56, of Roanoke, VA and formerly of Simpson died peacefully Tuesday morning at home.
Born in Carbondale, he was the son of Dolores Kohut Puchalski and the late Peter Puchalski. He was a 1980 graduate of Carbondale Area ...
May 27, 2018
Adam J. Lutchko, 79, of Carbondale died Sunday at Regional Hospital of Scranton following a long battle of illness. His wife of 54 years, the former Theresa V. Boland, died September 5, 2014.
Born in Simpson, he was the son of the late A...
May 14, 2018
Dorothy C. Tarhanich, 83, of Simpson died Monday at the Forest City Nursing Home.
Born in Simpson, she was the daughter of the late John B. and Anna Kovach Tarhanich. She was a graduate of Fell High School, Simpson and had been employed ...
April 20, 2018
Harry J. “Bart” Buranich, 75, of Scott Township died Friday. His wife is the former, Betty Jean Willis. The couple had been married for 50 years.
Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Bogdon and Florence Oakley Buranich. He was a g...
April 18, 2018
Elaine Malefsky, 78 of Dunmore died Wednesday, April 18, 2018. She joins the love of her life, John, who passed away in 2011. She was born in Newark, New Jersey, daughter of the late George and Katherine Szalonkiewiz. She raised her family with her l...
March 31, 2018
Helen J. Gibney, 90, of Waymart died Saturday evening, surrounded by her family at Wayne Woodlands Manor, Waymart. She was the widow of Joseph P. Gibney.
Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Anna Adamczyk Lash. ...
March 30, 2018
James R. Fedorko, 81, of Clifford Township died Friday at home. His wife, the former Elizabeth M. Sistek died in 2009.
Born in Wilpen, Pa; he was the son of the late John & Julia Stanko Fedorko. He served in the Army National Guard. ...
March 5, 2018
Mary G. Lovito, 93, of Peckville died Monday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Her husband, James L. Lovito died in 1995.
Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Russell W. and Marie Dougher Stanton. She was educated in Carbondale Pub...
March 4, 2018
Andrew L. Zurine, 97, died Sunday at the Gino Merli Veterans Center, Scranton. His wife, the former Cecelia Fendrock, died in 2008.
Born in Simpson, he was the son of the late George and Mary (Risboskin) Zurine. He was educated in Fell Towns...
March 3, 2018
Leo Lionel Descoteaux, 68, of Carbondale died Saturday at Geisinger CMC, Scranton. He was the husband of Diane McHugh Descoteaux.
He was the son of Wilbrod and Leona Gagne Descoteaux. He was a graduate of Governor Baxter School for the D...
March 2, 2018
James R. Pitts, 70, of Simpson died Friday at home. His wife the former Mary Ann Virkitis died in 2015.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Frank and Emma Pivornick Pitts. He attended Scranton Public Schools, served in the Army ...
March 1, 2018
Mark A. Barney, 52, of Simpson died Thursday in Newark, NJ. His wife is the former Carla “Chooch” Emmett. The couple had been married for 21years.
Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Kermit and Helen Mark Barney. He was a ...
February 28, 2018
Ronald P. Muta. 78, of Waymart died Wednesday at Geisinger CMC, Scranton. He was the husband of Alice Snipes Muta. They were married on June 20, 1959.
Born August 19, 1939 in Waymart, he was the son of the late Paul and Elizabeth Torch Muta. Prior...