Obituaries

Debora A. Onofrey

November 28, 2022

Debora A. Onofrey, 66, of Peckville, died on Friday, October 19, 2022, in Brooksville, FL., she was survived at the time of her death by her husband, Gary Onofrey. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Ann Nawrocki Harkins...

Gary Onofrey

November 28, 2022

Gary Onofrey, 72, of Peckville, died on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at the HPH Hospice, Leconto, FL., he was preceded in death by his wife, Debora A. Onofrey.  She died on October 19, 2022. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Andrew Walte...
14 Messages

Theresa Valonis Greening

November 20, 2022

Theresa Eleanor Greening, 88, of Voorhees, NJ, formerly of Scranton, passed away on November 20, 2022, at Samaritan Hospice Center of Voorhees NJ. She and her surviving husband, Norton L. Greening, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 22...
4 Messages

Barbara A Szewczyk

November 10, 2022

Barbara A. Szewczyk, 90, of Olyphant, passed peacefully in her favorite spot, “her recliner” on Thursday, November 10th, 2022 at home. Sometimes it could be easier to move a mountain than to get her out of that chair. Born in Dickson City, she...
7 Messages

Mietek Wadolowski

November 10, 2022

Mietek “Mike” Wadolowski, of Peckville, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2022, at the age of 66, in the presence of his family. He is survived by his wife of 45 years Bozena Ciborowska- Wadolowska. Mietek was born in Poland on July 13, 1...
21 Messages

Mary T. Runco

November 3, 2022

Mary T. Runco, 66, of Throop, died on Thursday evening, November 3, 2022, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, with her loving children by her side. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Rose Neveroski Balicki, ...
4 Messages

Chester Koskowicz

November 1, 2022

Chester Ronald Koskowicz, 81, a resident at Aventura at Terrace View, and formerly of Olyphant, died on October 2, 2022, at Allied Hospice, Scranton. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Chester and Ann Kwiec Koskowicz. He was a graduate o...
21 Messages

Michael M. Wiktor

October 31, 2022

Michael M. Wiktor, 70, a resident of Dickson City, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 31, 2022, at home after being on Allied Home Hospice care for over one and a half years.  He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Judith Golinski Wiktor. ...
2 Messages

Ann Weber Blasko

October 25, 2022

Ann Blasko, 88, of Scranton, died on October 25, 2022, upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. She and her surviving husband, Paul Blasko, celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary on October 21, 2022. Born in Scranton, she w...
3 Messages

Nancy Grace Dragon

October 15, 2022

Nancy Grace Dragon, 60, of Scott Twp., died on October 15, 2022, while visiting the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late John and Nancy Lloyd Dragon.  Nancy was a graduate of Lakeland High School, wher...
2 Messages

Joan C. Thomas

October 12, 2022

Joan C. Thomas, 86, of Dickson City, died on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, at home surrounded by her loving family.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Leonard J. Thomas, who died on March 24, 1995. Born in Dickson City, she was...

Beverly McVicar

October 8, 2022

Beverly McVicar, 90, a resident of Glenmaura Senior Living, Moosic, and formerly of Scott Twp., died on Saturday, October 8, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her husband Robert McVicar, who died in 1998. Born on February 28, 1932, daughter of ...

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Morris Kashuba

October 8, 2022

Morris Kashuba, 103, of Scranton, died Saturday, October 8th, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  Morris was a resident at Gino Merli Veteran Center for the past four years  He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Kay Perry, who died in 2007.  ...
4 Messages

Daniel Novitsky

October 8, 2022

Daniel Novitsky, 89, of Dickson City, died on Saturday, October 8, 2022, he was a caring husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. After many years of fighting cancer, he lost his battle. Despite the challenges of his illness, he s...
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Amy Benson

September 26, 2022

Amy Benson, 87, a resident of Aventura at Terrace View, and formerly of Scranton, died on Monday September 26, 2022.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Daniel W. Benson.  He died on November 10, 2006. Born in Scranton, she wa...
4 Messages

Lorraine Stempniak

September 23, 2022

Lorraine Stempniak, 95, of Dickson City, died on Friday, September 23, 2022, at home. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Lottie Lukasewicz Stempniak, and she was a lifelong, and devout member of St. Mary’s Visitati...

Frank A. DiVizio

September 14, 2022

Frank A. DiVizio, 91, of Dickson City, died on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at home. Born in Dunmore, he was the son of the late Biagio and Elizabeth Morlino DiVizio, and he was a member of St. Mary’s Visitation Church, Dickson City.  He was ...
12 Messages

Thomas M. Czarkowski

September 9, 2022

Thomas M. Czarkowski, of Clarks Summit, formerly of Dickson City, died unexpectedly Friday, September 9, 2022. He was born on August 6, 1946, in Scranton, PA. He was married to Sheila, his beautiful wife for 43 years and recently celebrated his 76th ...
5 Messages

James Dermody

September 2, 2022

James Patrick Dermody of Blakely died on Friday morning, September 2, 2022, at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Jimmy was born on November 11, 1946, in Scranton. He was the son of the late Edward and Jane Carroll Dermody. He attended Dunmore High Schoo...
4 Messages

Mary T. Graham

August 31, 2022

Mary T. Graham, nee Hrinko, passed away on August 31, 2022. She was 92 years old. She resided at The Chelsea of Tinton Falls, NJ, after living in Little Silver and Colts Neck, NJ, and quite a few other places. Born on May 23, 1930, in Scranton, s...
3 Messages

Ronald R. Rzeszewski

August 26, 2022

Ronald R. Rzeszewski, 86, of Dickson City, died on Friday morning, August 26, 2022, at the Linwood Nursing and Rehab Center, Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his wife  Mary Lou Lombardo Rzeszewski.  She died on May 19, 2022. Born in Dicks...
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Norma N. Taylor

August 17, 2022

Norma N. Taylor of Blakely, PA, passed away on August 17th, 2022 after a short illness.  Norma was 90 years old and was surrounded by loving family in her final hours.  She passed away as she lived her life, full of grace and dignity. Norma was ...
19 Messages

Eileen M. Bateridge

August 12, 2022

Eileen M. Bateridge, 56, of Scranton, died on Friday, August 12, 2022, at Geisinger Community Hospital, Scranton. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Martin W. and Margaret May Bateridge. She was a 1984 graduate of Mid Valley High Sch...

David Nicholson

July 25, 2022

David Nicholson, 60, of Dickson City, died on Monday, July 25, 2022, at home.  He is survived by his wife Jennifer Swingle Nicholson. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Richard Lloyd and Janice Ann Baker Nicholson.  He attended Springf...
3 Messages

Helen Kolenda

July 21, 2022

Helen Kolenda, 93, of Dickson City, died on her birthday Thursday, July 21, 2022, at the Scranton Health Care Center, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Kolenda.  They were married 60 years at the time of his death on March...