Obituaries

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Charlotte M. Roche

Charlotte M. Roche, formerly of Old Forge, passed away on Wednesday August 19, 2015 surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Roche. Born in Germany, on November 29, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Walter an...

Anthony C. Lukasik Sr.

Anthony C. Lukasik Sr., “Luke”, 68, of Dickson City, died Sunday morning July 26, 2015 at Regional Hospital of Scranton. He is survived by his wife the former Linda Michael Lukasik. They would have celebrated 14 years of marriage in August. Bo...

Michael Sheruda


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Michael Sheruda, 92, of Justus, died Sunday morning  July 19, 2015  at home. He is survived by his wife the former Ann Walinger. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Luke and Ksenia Pronko Sheruda and he was a member of St. Mary’s ...

Doris Benko

Doris Benko, 82, of Dickson City, died Sunday evening July 19, 2015 at the Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Sturges. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Benko who died in 1995. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Fr...

Regina J. Boyarsky

Regina J. Boyarsky, 87, a resident of Scott Township, died peacefully Friday morning July 17, 2015 at home with her family at her side. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Leo Boyarsky, who died September 9, 2003. Born February 20, 1...

Thomas J. Kraky

Thomas J, Kraky, 61, of Scott Township, passed away Sunday July 12, 2015  surrounded by his loving family after a heroic 2-year long battle with multiple myeloma. His wife of 34 years is Danette M. Witko Kraky. Born in Harrisburg on July 4th, 1954,...

Mary Norma Yazinski

Mary Norma Yazinski, 79, of Olyphant, died Thursday morning July 9, 2015 at VNA Hospice at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. She was preceded in death by her former husband, Lawrence Yazinski. Born in Olyphant, she was the daughter of ...

Henry F. Srebro


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    Henry F. “Nick” Srebro, 87, a lifelong resident of Dickson City died Monday July 6, 2015 at Mountain View Care Center, Scranton. He is survived by his wife the former Lorraine Janus. They had celebrated 57 years of marriage. ...

Genevieve "Jean" Bylinski

Genevieve “Jean” Bylinski, 102, a lifelong resident of Dickson City, died July 6, 2015 under the care of Asera Care Hospice. She was preceded in death by her husband Zigmund J. Bylinski who died August 23, 1985. Born in Dickson City, she was t...

John A. Kobierecki


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John A. Kobierecki, 89, of Dickson City died Wednesday July 1, 2015 at home. He is survived by his wife the former Ann Santone, daughter of the late Ernest and Laura Santone of Philadelphia. They would have celebrated 65 years of marriage on August 1...

Stella Victoria Rumovitz

Stella Victoria  Rumovitz, 97, of Eynon, died Thursday morning June 25, 2015 at Allied Skilled Nursing Facility, Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Rumovitz Sr. Born in Throop, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Ma...

Irene Ochal

Irene Ochal, aka “Kiddo”, 80, of Peckville, died Tuesday evening June 16, 2015 at home surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter F. “Smeg” Ochal, who died May 20, 2011. Born in Dickson Ci...

John R. Taylor

John R. “Butch” Taylor, 71 of Eynon, died Friday morning June 5, 2015 at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton after a brief illness. He is survived by his wife the former Lorraine Ksiazek. They had celebrated 52 years of marriage on Augus...

Cole E. Srebro

Cole E. Srebro, 20, of Clarks Summit died Wednesday June 3, 2015 unexpectedly at home. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Edward and Patty Gregory Srebro, Clarks Summit and he was a member of the Church of St. Gregory, Clarks Green. Cole was b...

Theresa A Ferack

Theresa A. Ferack, 82, an Avoca resident, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at New York-Presbyterian Hospital due to complications from surgery. She was the widow of Joseph J. Ferack, who died May 28, 2008. The couple was married for 58 years. ...

Mary Sweeney Corrigan

Mary Sweeney Corrigan, 90, of Olyphant, died Monday May 4, 2015 at VNA Hospice at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. She was married at the age of 20 to the late James Corrigan. Born in Olyphant, she was the daughter of the late Anthony...

George Siniawa


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George Siniawa, 88, of Scott Twp., died Friday April 24, 2015 at the VNA Hospice Unit at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. He was preceded in death by his wives, Genevieve Gazella Siniawa and Ann Novack Siniawa. Born in Justus, he was ...

Ann Marie Heffron

Ann Marie Heffron, 81, a resident of Allied Skilled Nursing Facility and formerly of Dickson City, died Saturday morning April 18, 2015 at Commonwealth Hospice at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late T...

Regina Wioncek

Regina Wioncek, 95, of Enfield, CT and formerly of Dickson City, died Friday April 17, 2015. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jacob Wioncek. Born in Detroit, MI she was the daughter of the late William and Sophie Kruszski Pawelski and she...

Monica M Mishura

Monica M. Mishura, 66, a resident of Ellen Memorial, Honesdale and formerly of Dickson City, died Thursday April 2, 2015 at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Regish Mishura and she ...

Francis Esq. Polkowski


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Francis "Frank" J. Polkowski, Esq., 81, of Dickson City, died Thursday evening April 2, 2015 at home. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Bart and Frances Szewczyk Polkowski and he was a member of St. Mary’s Visitation Church, Dicks...

Susan Margaret Kubrick

Susan Margaret Kubrick, 61, of Glenburn Township, passed away peacefully, Tuesday March 31, 2015 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Despite her illness, Susan maintained her wonderful sense of humor and always thought of others’ health...

Harry G Kuzmick


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Harry G. Kuzmick, 72, of Dickson City, passed into a more peaceful space of love and beauty on March 25, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, whom he dated for seven years, Carol Morohovech Kuzmick, who will find life unbearable without him....

Dolores B Parchinski

Dolores B. “Dee” Parchinski, 85, of Dickson City, died March 17, 2015 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore F. Parchinski, December 16, 2011. They were married in 1954 and married 57 years on ...

Elva Foy

Elva Foy, 89, of Dickson City, died Thursday February 26, 2015 at the home of her daughter in West Chester, PA. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Foy who died in 1978. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Bernard and...