Obituaries

Bruce E. Hill RPh


Veteran
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Bruce E. Hill, RPh, 77, of Scott Twp., on Monday, September 20, 2021, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife of 53 years the former Marion E. Wisneski. Born in Scranton, he was...

Ann M. Jaskulski

Ann M. Jaskulski, 90, of Dickson City, died Saturday morning, September 18, 2021, at Green Ridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Jaskulski.  He died on May 28, 1962. Born in Dickson...

Ralph W. Johnson


Veteran
Ralph W. Johnson, of the Bell Mountain section of Dickson City, died Thursday, September 2, 2021, at home surround by his family.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Janet M. Jones Johnson.  She died on January 2, 2020. Born in Peckville,  h...

Alice M. Stetz

Alice M. Stetz, 89, of Dickson City, died on Tuesday morning August 31, 2021, at the Linwood Health and Rehabilitation Center, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Stetz.  He died on November 28, 2012. Born in Dickson City...

Ferdinand P. Zlotucha


Veteran
Ferdinand P. Zlotucha, 92, of Dickson City, died Saturday, August 7, 2021, at Linwood Nursing and Rehab Center, Scranton. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Joseph and Josephine Krukowicz Zlotucha, and he was a member of St. Mary’s...

Carl T. Schick

Carl T. Schick, 86, of Dickson City, died Wednesday morning July 28, 2021, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife of 39 years Judy Migacz Schick. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Carl a...

David J. Yablonski

July 29, 2021


Veteran
David J. Yablonski, 77, of Moosic, PA died Friday, July 23rd, at Glenmaura Senior Living Center.  He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Helen Grzybowski Yablonski. Born in Scranton, David was the son of the late Joseph and Evelyn Kowalski Yablo...

Elizabeth Santoni

Elizabeth “Betty” Santoni, 90, of Scott Twp, died Monday, July 12th, 2021,  at Forest City Nursing Home and Assisted Living Center, Forest City.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Santoni, who passed in 1987. Born in Dickson ...

Rosemarie A. Strony

Rosemarie A. Strony, 83, of Dickson City, died Thursday evening July 8, 2021, at the Green Ridge Health and Rehab Center, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Strony Jr. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the lat...

Constance Panasevich

Constance M. Panasevich, 87, of Gibson, died Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at the Allied Hospice of Scranton.  Her husband of 58 years was the late Robert Panasevich. Born in Dickson City on Sept. 10, 1933, son of the late Michael Dudzinski and Ann Gabr...

Edward T. Jezerski

Edward T. Jezerski, 93, of Dickson City, died Saturday, July 3rd, at Allied Skilled Nursing, Scranton. Born in Dickson City, Edward was the son of the late John Jezerski and Leocadia Dobies Jezerski and was a member St. Mary’s Visitation Church ...

Jessica Rutkowski

Jessica Rutkowski, 37, of Spring Brook Township died June 30th at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, after fighting a courageous two-year battle with cancer. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of Julie Shelesky Rutkowski and the late Bill Rutk...

Mark Monk Krawczyk

Mark A. Krawczyk, a.k.a. “Monk”, 64, of Dickson City, died at home on June 29, 2021. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Michael and Frances Chisar Krawczyk, and he was a member of St. Mary’s Visitation Parish, Dickson City. He was...

Mildred Ann Keegan (McDonald)

Mildred Ann McDonald Keegan RN, 93, of Dickson City, died Sunday June 27th at Abington Manor, Clark Summit.  She was preceded in death by her husband James Keegan, who died March 10th, 1992. Born in Moosic, she was the daughter of the late Thomas...

Anthony N. Polanin Jr.

Anthony N. Polanin Jr., 41, of Peckville, died on Thursday, June 24, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Medical Center. He was the son of Michelle Carone and Anthony Polanin,  Anthony was a graduate of Valley View High School, and he worked in the warehouse ...

Audrey J. Rochinski

Audrey J. Rochinski, 89, of Scott Twp., died Friday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.  She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Chester Rochinski. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Hazel Newman...

Raymond H. Lowe


Veteran
Raymond H. Lowe, 74, passed away May 30th, 2021 at Geisinger CMC after a lengthy illness.  Born and raised in Scranton, Raymond was a resident of Dickson City and son of the late David T. and Aldona Zakorusky Lowe.  He is survived by his wife of 52...

Wayne W. Elvidge


Veteran
Wayne W. Elvidge, 76, of Etters, and formerly of Peckville, passed away on Sunday, May 30, 2021, at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. He was the son of the late William J. and Ada G. (Telford) Elvidge, born on March 1, 1945, in Peckville, PA. Way...

Leona M. Cicilioni

Leona M. Cicilioni, 89, a Dickson City resident, died Friday, May 28, 2021, at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Michael Cicilioni, who died in 1991. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of...

Peter Polinsky Jr.


Veteran
Peter Polinsky, 67, of Lake Winola died Friday, May 21, 2021.  Born December 3, 1953, in Peckville, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Peter and Dolores Evanick Polinsky. Peter was a 1971 graduate of Tunkhannock Area High School. He enliste...

Robert Dobreniecki


Veteran
Robert Dobreniecki, 80, of Peckville, died Wednesday morning, May 19, 2021, at home.  He is survived by his life partner Pauline Thomas, and he was preceded in death by his former wife, Marie Dobreniecki. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of t...

Catherine D. Ricci

Catherine D. "Katie" Ricci,  91, of Dickson City, died May 19th, 2021 at home surrounded by her family.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald F. Ricci, who died in 1983. Born in Sturges, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna...

Margaret Baranowski

Margaret Nazinskas Baranowski, 94, of Throop, died Friday May 7, 2021, at Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Baranowski, he died in 1983. Born in Throop, she was the daughter of the late Peter and El...

Edward Yarosh


Veteran
The family of Edward “Pidgy” Yarosh sadly announces his passing on April 29th, 2021 at the Gino J. Merli Veteran’s Center. Born March 1st, 1923 to the late John and Martha Rochinski Yarosh, he lived his entire life in Dickson City attending ...