Obituaries

Martin Peter Barthold Sr.


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Martin Peter Barthold Sr., 85, of Dickson City, died Thursday evening October 15, 2020 with his family by his side at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Louise Zumblauskas. Born in Dickson City, h...

James Dombkowski


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James Dombkowski, 84 of Dickson City, passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at his private residence, Archbald.    Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late John Dombkowski and Eva Sosnoski, who immigrated from Poland.  He was a loving hu...

Elaine Eleanor Lapinski

Elaine Eleanor Lapinski, daughter of the late Henry J. and Eleanor Seymore Lapinski, passed away prematurely at 63 from colon cancer on October 8th. Elaine is a graduate of Dickson City schools and the Star School of Beauty.  Unfortunately, due t...

Mary Ventzek Seifert

Mary Ventzek Seifert, 97, a resident at Mid Valley Manor, Peckville, and formerly of Throop, died Thursday, October 8, 2020, at the Manor. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late George and Sophie Spolnik Ventzek.   She was educat...

John M. Peters

John M. Peters, 46, of Dickson City, died Sunday, September 27, 2020, at Allied Hospice Center, Scranton, after a long and courageous battle with lung cancer. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Thomas Peters Jr., Dickson City, and the late Maria ...

William R. MacCallum

William R. MacCallum, 51, of Dickson City, died unexpectedly at the Regional Hospital of Scranton, on Wednesday, September 23, 2020.  He is survived by his wife, the former Tracey Van Luvender.  They had recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniv...

Victoria Misiura

Victoria Misiura, 98, of Olyphant, died Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at home.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Misiura, who died in 1980. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Thaddeus and  Magdelena Czapukajtis...

Robert Kleszyk

Robert Kleszyk, 59, of Scott Twp., died Monday, September 7, 2020, at home. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Edward and Eleanor Cheresko Kleszyk.  He was a graduate of Lakeland High School, and he was employed by Pocal Industries, Scr...

Edmund J. Paczkowski


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Edmund Joseph Paczkowski, 92, passed into eternal life on Sept 6, 2020, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, PA. He was a loving husband, a caring father, a supporting brother, and a benevolent friend. Born on February 17, 1928, in Dickson C...

Robert Leslie Holzman


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Robert Leslie Holzman, 84, of Dickson City, died Tuesday afternoon at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, surrounded by his family, following an illness.  The family is grateful to the staff at the hospice for their compassionate care during t...

Carol Ann Barr

Carol Ann Cotton Barr, 77, of Blakely, died Saturday morning August 29, 2020, at the inpatient unit of Allied Hospice, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen W. Barr, who died July 31, 2010. Born in New York City, she was the ...

Stanley E. Dombrowski


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Stanley E. Dombrowski, 77, Scranton, died, Wednesday August 26, 2020 at the Riverside Health Care Center, Taylor. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Stanley and Agnes Pacanowski Dombrowski. He was a graduate of Dickson City High School,...

Robert J. Barneko

Robert J. Barneko, 85, of 423 Lynett Village, Allied Services, passed away, Monday August 24, 2020, at Regional Hospital of Scranton., after a brief illness. Born in South Scranton, he was the son of the late Frederick Barneko, Scranton’s first ...

Alfred Malinowski


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Alfred "Al" Malinowski, 95, a resident of the Gino Merli Veterans Center, Scranton, and formerly of Dickson City, died Monday, August 24, 2020, at the center.  He was preceded in death by his wife the former, Pauline Sokirka Malinowski.  She died o...

Robert P. Kaszuba

Robert P. Kaszuba, 80, of Scott Township, died, Monday, August 17, 2020, upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife of 57 years the former, Loretta Sekelsky Kaszuba. Born in Peckville, he was the son...

Gerald Kaminski


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Gerald Kaminski, 81, of Dickson City died Saturday morning August 1, 2020, at home.  He is survived by his wife Elaine Stracham Kaminski who he shared 60 wonderful years with, married for 47 years. Born in Scranton, on December 29, 1938, he was t...

Frederick B. Bonk


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Frederick B. Bonk, of Factoryville, died Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at the Regional Hospital of Scranton. He is survived by his wife, the former, Evelyn E. Vian. Born in Wilkes Barre, he was the son of the late Frank and Mary Kovalchick Bonk, and he ...

Robert Yeselavage


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Robert “Lesley” Yeselavage Sr., age 76, passed away peacefully on Thursday July 30, 2020, with his wife and children by his side. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Alberta Yeselavage née Buiocchi, his son Robert Yeselavage Jr. and wife ...

Leo Wisniewski


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Leo Wisniewski, 94 of Dickson City passed away peacefully on the night of Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. He was born in 1925 in Peckville to Francis and Adeline Wisniewski. He proudly volunteered during WWII and...

Michael A. Kiehart Jr.


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Michael A. Kiehart Jr., a Dickson City resident, died Saturday morning July 25, 2020, at home.  He is survived by his wife of 45 years the former, Janet Kosciuk. Born in Mayfield, he was the son of the late Michael and Mary Csinger Kiehart, and h...

Dorothy Toton Markiewicz

Dorothy Toton Markiewicz, 92, formerly of Blakely, passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on the afternoon of July 23, 2020.  Her husband was the late John Markiewicz. Born October 6. 1927 in Blakeley, PA, she was the daughter of the lat...

John Grzybowski Sr.

John Grzybowski Sr., 78, of Scott Twp., died Friday, July 10, 2020, at home after a brief illness.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Gayle Kramer Grzybowski.  She died on June 27, 2019. Born in Scott Twp., he was the son of the ...

Eleanore D. Sparrow

Eleanore D. Sparrow, 95, of Scott Township, died Monday, July 6, 2020, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph F. Sparrow, who died April 4, 2016. Born in Scott Twp., she was the daughter o...

Eleanor Lisiak

Eleanor Lisiak, of Scott Township, died Sunday morning at Mid Valley Health Care Center. She was preceded in death by her husband Michael Lisiak. Born on January 10,1930 in Olyphant, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Anna Sova Korona. Sh...

Joseph S. Kutsop

Joseph S. Kutsop, 68, of Blakely, died unexpectedly Saturday morning.  He is survived by the former Kathleen Misiura Kutsop who he was married to for 30 years. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Peter and Josephine Rumovitz Kutsop.  H...