Obituaries

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 ...

Donna Davis Yanoski

Donna Davis Yanoski, 63, from Dickson City, passed away on Saturday, September 25th, 2021 surrounded by her family after an illness.  She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Ronald Yanoski, Sr. Born in Scranton to the late Donald J. Davis and...

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...