Obituaries

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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...

Joseph Dukauskas

Joseph Dukauskas, a Peckville resident and formerly of Old Forge, died Saturday February 21, 2015 at home. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Albert and Amelia Wiencko Dukauskas and he was a former member of Prince of Peace Parish at St....

Dorothy A Watson

Dorothy A. Watson, of Dickson City, died Saturday evening February 14, 2015 at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton surrounded by her family and friends. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late William and Anna Taylor Kayesk...

Florence B Washenko

Florence B. Washenko, 88, of Throop, died Tuesday morning February 10, 2015 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital, Plains Twp. She was preceded in death by her husband, William T. Washenko who died February 2, 1977. Born in Dickson City, she was th...

John Jr. Memo


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John J. Memo Jr., 84, of Dickson City, died Friday evening January 9, 2015 at the VNA Hospice Unit at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. He was preceded in death by his wife the former, Helen Rokoszewski, she died July 7, 1997. Born in ...

William E. Burdyn Jr.


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William E. Burdyn Jr., 74, of Dickson City, died Monday evening January 5, 2015 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton, after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his wife the former Marie Elaine Maslar. She died January 20, 1998. Born in Sc...

Marlene Wisniewski

Marlene Wisniewski, 65, of Dickson City, died Monday evening at home. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Leon and Anna Mishko Daskiewicz and she was a member of St. Mary’s Visitation Church, Dickson City. She was a graduate of D...

Dorothy Urbanowicz

Dorothy Urbanowicz, of Dickson City, died Tuesday January 20, 2015 at Lackawanna Health and Rehab, Sturges. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Julia Gorleski Urbanowicz and she was a member of St. Mary’s Visitation...

Stanley K. Rutkowski

Stanley K. "Stash" Rutkowski, 63, of Dickson City, died Friday January 23, 2015 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He is survived by his wife the former, Debra Chiodo. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Louisa Wright Rutkowski, Dickson City a...