Obituaries

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George J. Yashinski

George J. Yashinski, 87, of Scott Twp., formerly of Throop passed away peacefully Thursday, March 26, 2020, at the Linwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his wife Philomena T. Cerra Yashinski, who died Febr...

Margot Glodek

Margot Glodek of Dickson City passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at home. She was born March 12, 1937, in Munstereifel, Germany to Stephan and Marguerite Versoven Martin. She came to the United States in 1956 after marrying her husband, Myron G...

Thomas Dobreniecki


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Thomas P. “Zeke” Dobreniecki, 74, of Dickson City, died Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife, the former Ellen Hamilton Dobreniecki. Born in Dickson City, he was th...

Ernest J. Manning


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Ernest J. Manning, 94, of Dickson City, died on Sunday evening March 22, 2020, at Allied Skilled Nursing Facility, Scranton, PA.  He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Gloria Keegan.  She died on January 22, 2003. Born in Dickson City...

Eileen A. Baldassini Rossi Forgione

Eileen A. Baldassini Rossi Forgione, 93, of Dickson City, died Sunday morning March 15, 2020, at home surrounded by her loving family.  She was preceded in death by her first husband, Lawrence Rossi who died August 5, 1954, and her second husband, A...

Nancy J. Armbruster

Nancy J (Richards) Armbruster, 83, of East Scranton passed away Monday morning, March 9, 2020, at Regional Hospital. Her husband, Larry J. Armbruster Jr. preceded her in death in 2004. Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Rowland and ...

Ronald P. Yagelski


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Ronald P. Yagelski, 86, of Dickson City, died Monday, March 9, 2020, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital, Plains Twp.  He and his wife, the former Joan Remick celebrated 62 years of marriage. Born in Scott Twp., he was the son of the late Paul a...

Eric P. Kovaleski

Eric P. Kovaleski, 40, of Dickson City, died upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton on February 29, 2020.  He is survived by his wife, the former Kelsey Andrews. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Robert and Nancy Taylor Ko...

Eugene Nelson


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Eugene Nelson, 75, of Jermyn, died Friday, February 21, 2020, at Allied Hospice.  He is survived by his wife the former, Carol Ann Gliniecki. Born in Olyphant, he was the son of the late Bernard and Marie Murray Nelson, and he was a member of St....

James Soya

James Soya, of Dickson City, died peacefully at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at the age of 63 after a brief battle with lung cancer.  He is survived by his wife, Barbara Szumski Soya. James was born on January 25...

Raymonde Stepien

Raymonde Stepien, 94, of Olyphant, died Tuesday morning at the Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Olyphant.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John Stepien who died February 20, 1990. Born in Valence, France, she was the daughter of the ...

Carl S. Adamski


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Carl S. Adamski, 85, of Dickson City, died Friday morning February 14, 2020, at home.  He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Stasia Shalkowski Adamski. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Stanley and Catherine Chmielewski Adamski, ...

Isadore F. Dzwieleski Jr.


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Isadore F. Dzwieleski Jr., 76, of Dickson City, died Wednesday evening, February 5, 2020, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife, the former, Carol A. Czubowicz. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the la...

Jacob Onesky Jr.


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Jacob Onesky Jr., 91, a resident of the Spring Village, East Stroudsburg, and formerly of Dickson City, graduated to eternal life on Wednesday evening February 5, 2020, at the Village.  He was preceded in death by his first wife Mary Grabowski Onesk...

Susan "Suzie" Swierbinski

Susan “Suzie”  Swierbinski, 64, of Dickson City, died Sunday, January 26, 2020, at home.  She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Walter Swierbinski. Born in Toledo, OH, she was the daughter of the late James and Helen Nawrocki Meyers. ...

Theresa A. Niemotka

Theresa A. Niemotka, 89, of Dickson City, died Monday morning January 20, 2020, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Niemotka who passed away in 2001. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the lat...

Joan T. Mazur

Joan T. Mazur, R.N., 85 of Olyphant, died January 15, 2020, at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Mazur who died in 1985. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Joh...

Rosemary Neyman

Rosemary A. Neyman passed away on January 13th. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold. They were married for 49 years. Rose was a loving and caring mother and grandmother. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late John and S...

Carol Thomas

Carol Ann Thomas, a resident of Dickson City, died Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton, PA.  Born in Brooklyn NY in 1956, Carol Ann was the daughter of Chester Felix Smigelski and Ann Irmine Fadrowski-Smigelski. Carol An...

John Tremmel

John Tremmel, 74, died Friday January 10, 2020, at Allied Hospice, Scranton Born May 30, 1945, in Scranton, John graduated from Scranton schools and worked at Tobyhanna Army Depot for 30 years until retirement; after retirement he worked as a truc...

Janet M. Johnson

Janet M. Johnson, 68, a resident of the Bell Mountain section of Dickson City, died Thursday, January 2, 2020, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  She is survived by her husband, Ralph W. Johnson. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late John...

Richard A. Buchinski

Richard A. Buchinski, 40, of Eynon, died Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NYC.  He is survived by his wife, the former, Renee Layland. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late, Richard and Sylvia Ricino B...

Joan R. Davis

Joan R. Davis, 84, a resident of  Jessup, died Monday, December 30th, 2019 at Geisinger CMC, Scranton.  Born in Dunmore, Joan was the daughter of the late Leo and Catherine Krupar Woelkers.  She was a graduate of Dunmore High School.  Before ...

Bernice L Yarosh

               It is with great sadness that the family of Bernice Yarosh announces her passing on December 29th, 2019 at Geisinger CMC, surrounded by her loving family.                 Bernice was the last surviving m...

Kristine A. Fretty

Kristine A. Fretty, 72, a resident of the Dunmore Health Care Center, and formerly of Olyphant, died Sunday, December 22, 2019, at the center.   She is survived by her husband Joseph Fretty. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Jo...