Obituaries

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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


Veteran
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


Veteran
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...

Josephine Pacanowski

Josephine Pacanowski, 93, a resident of Allied Skilled Nursing Center, formerly of Justus, died peacefully in her sleep Thursday, May 11th. She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Thomas F Sr., who passed in 1992. Born and raised...

Rose Marie Sears

Rose Marie Sears, 87, of Olyphant, died Tuesday May 9, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Sears.  He died July 25, 1982.   Born in Duryea, she was the daugh...

Dorothy M. Nagurney

Dorothy M. Nagurney, 82, a resident of Green Ridge Health Care Center, died Friday morning May 5, 2017 at the center. Formerly of Throop, Dorothy was happily married for 62 years to John (Jack) Nagurney who died in 2014. Born in Dickson City, Doro...

Delores Rebar

Delores Rebar, 81, a resident of Olyphant, died Saturday upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton after being stricken ill at home.  She was preceded in death by her husband of nearly 50 years, Stephen Rebar who died June 24, 200...

Josephine Beckage

Josephine Beckage, 97 of Dickson City, died Friday April 28, 2017 at St. Mary’s Villa, Elmhurst.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Edward Beckage who died November 30, 1998.   Born in Dickson City, she was the daugh...

Bernard Bagley Curran

Bernard Bagley Curran, 76, of Dickson City, died Wednesday evening April 26, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife of 55 years the former Jonelle Dunleavy.   Born in Scranton, he was ...

Susan E. Maholick

Susan E. Maholick, 69, of Dickson City, died unexpectedly Friday morning April 21, 2017 at home.   Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late John “Mitch” and Dorothy Kurmas Maholick and she was a devout member of St. Mary’s ...

Josephine D. Burdyn

Josephine D. Burdyn, 87, of Throop, died Thursday morning April 20, 2017 at the Jewish Home of Northeast PA.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard E. Burdyn Sr.  He died March 17, 1989.   Born in Throop, she was the daughter...

William F. Clark

William F. Clark, 67, of Dickson City died April 15, 2017 at Regional Hospital, Scranton. Born in Dickon City, he was the son of the late William and Violet Bordo Clark.  He had been employed as a machine operator at Sandvik Steel prior to retire...

Patricia J. Govan

Patricia J. Govan, 76, of Scott Twp., died Thursday morning April 13, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She is survived by her husband of 54 years, H. Edward Govan.   Born in Scott Twp., she was the daughter of the late Stanley ...

Matylda T. Szymanski

Matylda T. Szymanski, 90, of Dickson City, died Friday morning April 7, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John Szymanski who died March 25, 2013.   Born in Tajno-Lanowe, Poland, she was ...

Ernest L. Terry


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Ernest L. Terry, 95, of Dickson City died Friday April 7, 2017 at Mountain View Care Center, Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his wife the former Pearl Krukovicz; she died March 15, 2015.  They had been married 71 years.   Born in ...

Marie M. McCorry

Marie M. McCorry passed away peacefully at home in Archbald on April 5, 2017 at the age of 60.   Born in Liberty, NY she was the daughter of the late Chester Moczulski and Eleanor Kuranda Moczulski Kobierecki and Joseph Kobierecki.  Marie...

Alex J. Stachacz


Veteran
Alex J. Stachacz, 92, a resident of the Gino Merli Veterans Center, Scranton, and formerly of Dickson City, died Monday March 27, 2017 at Moses Taylor  Hospital, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife the former Rose Marie Malaker.  They had been m...

Carolyn R. Cole

Carolyn R. Cole, 68, of Dickson City, died unexpectedly Sunday evening at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She is survived by her beloved husband, John (Buckets) Cole; They had been happily married for 48 wonderful years. Born in Carbondale...