Obituaries

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Leonard H. Guzenski


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Leonard H. “Chappy” Guzenski, 93, of Dickson City died Friday morning August 18, 2017 at home.  He was preceded in death by his wife the former Frances A. Miedzanowski; she died March 12, 2011.   Born in Dickson City, he was the son o...

Wanda Neyman

Wanda Neyman, 93, of Moosic and formerly of Dickson City, died Friday morning August 18, 2017 at the Jewish Home of Eastern PA.  She is survived by her husband of 72 years, Frank Neyman.   Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the...

Helen J. Szescila

August 12, 2017

Helen J. Szescila, 99, of Dickson City, passed away on August 9th at Moses Taylor Hospital after a brief illness.  She was preceded in death by her husband Frank, who died in 1990. Born in Throop, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary...

Anthony J. Popeck

Atty. Anthony J. Popeck, 72, of Scranton and formerly of Dickson City, died Thursday evening at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife the former Susan Blanchard.   Born in Dickson City, he was the son of th...

Charles A. Primich


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Charles A. Primich, 70, of Dickson City, died Tuesday morning July 25, 2017 at home.  He is survived by his wife the former, Janice Otto.  They were married 47 years.   Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Charles Primich and the lat...

Fern Edna Klaproth


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Fern Edna Klaproth, 96, of Pittston, died Wednesday July 19, 2017 at the VA Medical Center, Wilkes Barre.   Born in Pittston, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Audrey Woods Klaproth.  She was a 1938 graduate of Hughestown High...

Anna Marie Justave

Anna Marie Justave, of Scranton, died Thursday morning July 20, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.   Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Casper and Anna George Justave and she was a member of St. Paul’s Chur...

Stephen A. Toth


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Stephen A. Toth, devoted husband, Father, Papa, Uncle and friend passed away on Wednesday July 19, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife the former Caroline Wrobel.  They celebrated their 55th wedding anniver...

Francis J. Wood

Francis J. Wood, 74, of Forest City died Wednesday July 12, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  He is survived by his wife the former Sharon Mackrell.   Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late George and Marion Roche Wood a...

Francis J. Shanley


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Francis J. Shanley, of Houston, TX and formerly of Olyphant, died Sunday July 2, 2017 at Memorial Herman Hospital, Houston, TX.   Born in Olyphant, he was the son of the late Francis and Gertrude Kelly Shanley.  He was a 1958 graduate of ...

Michael Joseph Lesnesky II


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Michael Joseph Lesnesky II, 96, of Blakely and formerly of Dickson City, was called to be by God’s side Saturday morning July 15, 2017 at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 67 years the former Romaine Dubravc...

Marie J. Horn

July 19, 2017


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Marie J. Horn, 82, of Dickson City died Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Piotr and Ewa Magiera and was a member of St. Mary’s Visitation Church, Dickson...

Frances A. Krawczyk

Frances A. Krawczyk, 83, of Dickson City, died Tuesday morning July 11, 2017 at home.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael A. Krawczyk who died February 8, 2002.   Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Rudolph ...

Stanley Miezejewski Sr.

Stanley Miezejewski Sr., a lifelong resident of Dickson City, passed away at home with his beloved wife Shirley by his side on Wednesday July 5, 2017, after a brief illness.   Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Vincent and Vi...

Theresa M. Zarnosky

Theresa M. Zarnosky, 84, of Scranton and formerly of Dunmore, died Sunday Judy 2, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Peter Zarnosky, who died May 27, 2014.   ...

Pearl Labiak

  Pearl Labiak, 92, a resident of Mid Valley Manor died Saturday morning June 24, 2017 at the manor.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Nicholas Labiak. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late John and Jennie Zielko...

Thomas Shwed

  Thomas Shwed, 88, of Dickson City, died Monday evening June 19, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  He is survived by his wife Virginia, they had been married 61 years.   Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late ...

Florence Washo

Florence “Florrie” Washo, 73, of Eynon, died Wednesday morning, June 14, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She is survived by her husband, William Washo.  They had been married 43 years.   Born in Scranton, she was the daug...

Angelo J. Forgione


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Angelo J. Forgione, 101, of Dickson City, died Tuesday evening June 13, 2017 at home.  He is survived by his wife the former, Eileen Baldassini.   Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Rocco and Maria Fischetti Forgione and he was ...

John Barcola

John Barcola, 95, of Dickson City, and formerly of Carbondale, died Monday morning June 12, 2017 at Mid Valley Manor.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 38 years  the former Eleanor Holeva Mishko Barcola. Born in Carbondale, he was the son...

Raymond Hauser


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Raymond Hauser, 84, of Dickson City, died Monday evening June 5, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his first wife, Theresa Ann Misiura Hauser, who died March 3, 1988 and he is survived by his wife of 19 years, D...

Joseph Ostringa

Joseph Ostringa, 78 a Dickson City resident died unexpectedly Sunday June 4, 2017 upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.   Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Joseph and Marie Olszewski Ostringa and he w...

Barbara Clarke

Barbara Malewich Clarke, 47, of Gouldsboro, beloved wife, mother, daughter, aunt, niece and cousin passed away unexpectedly on Thursday May 25, 2017.  She is survived by her loving husband, Robert Clarke.   Born in Scranton, she is surviv...

Barbara Shemonsky Kman

Barbara A. Shemonsky Kman, 76, of Olyphant, died Saturday evening May 20, 2017 at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.   Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Jean Lubniewski Shemonsky and she was a memb...

Gerald S. Kuzmick

Gerald S. Kuzmick, 78, of Berkeley Heights, NJ, died Thursday morning May 18, 2017 at Overlook Hospital, Summit, NJ.  He is survived by his wife the former Sandra Hubiak.   Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Stephan and Mary Ju...