Obituaries

Lorraine Janus Srebro

Lorraine Janus Srebro, 93, of Dickson City died peacefully on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at her son’s home at Chapman Lake.  She was the wife of the late Henry F. Srebro, who passed away in 2015. They were married for 57 years. Born and raised ...

Raymond W. Callis Sr.


Veteran
Raymond W. Callis, Sr., 87, of Dickson City, died Thursday morning at the Regional Hospital of Scranton, after being stricken ill at home. He was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Bylinski Callis.  She died on May 22, 2009. Born in Old For...

Walter Krucar


Veteran
Walter Joseph Krucar, 90, of Scott Twp passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family Wednesday, January 12th.  Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Stanley and Catherine Supeck Krukar, and a Korean War veteran.  Walter was a me...

Stanley J. Zuczek


Veteran
Stanley J. Zuczek, 87, of Dickson City, entered into eternal rest on January 6, 2022, at the Gino Merli Veterans Center, Scranton.  He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 63 years, Janet (Scott) Zuczek. Born in Olyphant, Stan was the so...

John Joseph Galeano

John Joseph Galeano, 68, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 22, 2021. Born on April 4, 1953 in City Line, East New York, John was the son of the late Stefano and Mildred Galeano. He attended Brooklyn public schools and graduated from ...

Joseph A. Mielechowski

Joseph A. Mielechowski, 85, of Scott Twp, passed away on December 21st, 2021, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife, Barbara Joan Mielechowski née Connolly. Born in Dickson City, Joseph was the son of the late Joseph and Anna ...

Alan Coyle

Alan Coyle, 53, of Scranton, died Monday, December 20, 2021, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, after an illness.  He is survived by his wife of 23 years Kathleen Bateridge Coyle. Born in Scranton, he is the son of Lawrence Coyle, and wife, J...

Thomas J. Skrobiszewski

Thomas J. Skrobiszewski, 56, of Dickson City, entered into eternal rest on December 19th, 2021, at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton, after a short but courageous battle with illness.  He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Sandi Skrobiszewski née C...

William Martin Rovinsky

William Martin Rovinsky (Rover), died peacefully surrounded by his family in his home on Rovinsky Road on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at the age of 87, after a brief illness.  He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Lou McCormick Rovinsky. W...

Karen Ann Gregori

Karen Ann Gregori of Dickson City died after a brief battle with cancer, on Sunday, December 5, 2021, at the age of 67. She was born in Scranton to her loving parents, the late John and Mary Durkin McGugan on August 7, 1954, and was a graduate of ...

Joseph (Hot Dog) Stauskas

Joseph (Hot Dog) Stauskas, 67, of Dickson City died on Sunday, December 5, 2021, peacefully at home with his fiancée Claudette Buchanan at his side. Born June 5, 1954, in Scranton he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary Glusauskas Stauskas.  ...

Laureen J. Tylenda RN

Laureen R. Tylenda, RN, 85, of Dickson City, died on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at Allied Skilled Nursing Facility, Scranton. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late William V. and Josephine Mruk Tylenda, and she was a lifelong member...

Janet T. Sosnowski

Janet T. Sosnowski, 89, of Dickson City, died Tuesday, at Allied Skilled Nursing Facility, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley J. Sosnowski.  He died on June 21, 2003. Born in Throop, she was the daughter of the late, Jo...

Krystyna Krasuska

Krystyna Krasuska, 70, of Jessup, died Friday morning November 26, 2021, at home surrounded by her family.  She is survived by her husband, Slawomir Krasuski, Jessup. Born in Gryfow, Poland, she was the daughter of the late Stefan and Monika Zagr...

Frances Agnes Cleary

Frances Agnes Cleary, age 89, formerly of Olyphant, and a resident of the Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Peckville, passed away on Saturday, November 20, 2021, at the center. Fran was the only girl in a family of boys, and it was love at firs...

Dominic Passaniti Jr.

Dominic A. Passaniti Jr., 48, of Dickson City died Saturday at Geisinger CMC. Born in Susquehanna, PA, Dominic was the son of the late Dominic Passaniti and is survived by his mother, Joan Rabiega Passaniti, with who he resided with.  He was a me...

Helen A. Yablonski


Veteran
Helen A. Yablonski, 77, of Moosic, PA died Thursday, October 28, 2021, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, David Yablonski.  He died on July 23, 2021. Born in Olyphan...

Anita T. Koval (Pellis)

Anita T. (Pellis) Koval, “Dee Dee” 69, Dickson City, passed away peacefully at the Regional Hospital of Scranton on Monday, October 25, 2021.  She is survived by her husband of 42 years, George Koval. She was the daughter of the late Amerigo ...

Michael Novak

Michael Novak, 94, of Dickson City, died early Wednesday morning, October 20th, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife of 73 years, the former Rita Mahaledge. Born in Dickson City, Michael was the son of the late Michael and Ann...

Joseph M. Tellip


Veteran
Joseph M. Tellip, 87, formerly of Scott Twp, died Friday morning October 8th, 2021, at the Lackawanna Health and Rehabilitation Center, Peckville. He is survived by his beloved wife of sixty years, Frances “Fay” Galaszewski Tellip Born in Thro...

Cathy Spegar Laniewski

Cathy Spegar Laniewski, 58, of Scott Twp., died peacefully on Thursday, October 7, 2021, surrounded by her family at Geisinger CMC Hospital, Scranton of complications of Celiac Disease.  She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Gary Laniewski. ...

Alberta L. Kaminski

Alberta L. Kaminski, 74, of Scott Twp., died on Sunday, October 3, 2021, at the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Gerald Kaminski. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the la...

Regina Stemphoski

Regina “Reggie” Stemphoski, 91, of Dickson City, died Saturday, October 2nd, at home.  She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Chester “Smitty” Stemphoski, who passed in 2001. Born in Dickson City, Reggie was the daughter...

Joseph Szescila


Veteran
Joseph J. Szescila, 78, of Dickson City, died Saturday, October 2, 2021, at the Regional Hospital of Scranton. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Anthony and Mary Jeryga Szescila.  He was a graduate of Dickson City High School, and he ...