Obituaries

Isadore F. Dzwieleski Jr.


Veteran
Isadore F. Dzwieleski Jr., 76, of Dickson City, died Wednesday evening, February 5, 2020, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife, the former, Carol A. Czubowicz. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the la...

Jacob Onesky Jr.


Veteran
Jacob Onesky Jr., 91, a resident of the Spring Village, East Stroudsburg, and formerly of Dickson City, graduated to eternal life on Wednesday evening February 5, 2020, at the Village.  He was preceded in death by his first wife Mary Grabowski Onesk...

Susan "Suzie" Swierbinski

Susan “Suzie”  Swierbinski, 64, of Dickson City, died Sunday, January 26, 2020, at home.  She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Walter Swierbinski. Born in Toledo, OH, she was the daughter of the late James and Helen Nawrocki Meyers. ...

Theresa A. Niemotka

Theresa A. Niemotka, 89, of Dickson City, died Monday morning January 20, 2020, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Niemotka who passed away in 2001. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the lat...

Joan T. Mazur

Joan T. Mazur, R.N., 85 of Olyphant, died January 15, 2020, at Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Mazur who died in 1985. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Joh...

Rosemary Neyman

Rosemary A. Neyman passed away on January 13th. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold. They were married for 49 years. Rose was a loving and caring mother and grandmother. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late John and S...

Carol Thomas

Carol Ann Thomas, a resident of Dickson City, died Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton, PA.  Born in Brooklyn NY in 1956, Carol Ann was the daughter of Chester Felix Smigelski and Ann Irmine Fadrowski-Smigelski. Carol An...

John Tremmel

John Tremmel, 74, died Friday January 10, 2020, at Allied Hospice, Scranton Born May 30, 1945, in Scranton, John graduated from Scranton schools and worked at Tobyhanna Army Depot for 30 years until retirement; after retirement he worked as a truc...

Janet M. Johnson

Janet M. Johnson, 68, a resident of the Bell Mountain section of Dickson City, died Thursday, January 2, 2020, at Allied Hospice, Scranton.  She is survived by her husband, Ralph W. Johnson. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late John...

Richard A. Buchinski

Richard A. Buchinski, 40, of Eynon, died Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NYC.  He is survived by his wife, the former, Renee Layland. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late, Richard and Sylvia Ricino B...

Joan R. Davis

Joan R. Davis, 84, a resident of  Jessup, died Monday, December 30th, 2019 at Geisinger CMC, Scranton.  Born in Dunmore, Joan was the daughter of the late Leo and Catherine Krupar Woelkers.  She was a graduate of Dunmore High School.  Before ...

Bernice L Yarosh

               It is with great sadness that the family of Bernice Yarosh announces her passing on December 29th, 2019 at Geisinger CMC, surrounded by her loving family.                 Bernice was the last surviving m...

Kristine A. Fretty

Kristine A. Fretty, 72, a resident of the Dunmore Health Care Center, and formerly of Olyphant, died Sunday, December 22, 2019, at the center.   She is survived by her husband Joseph Fretty. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Jo...

Joan L. Rochinski

Joan L. Rochinski, 89, a resident of Lackawanna Health & Rehab Center, and formerly of Dickson City, died Thursday, December 12, 2019, at the center.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Rochinski, who died October 25, 1986, and she...

George Slocum Sr.


Veteran
George Slocum Sr., 76, of Dickson City, died Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife the former Linda Flynn.  They celebrated 52 years of marriage on November 23, 2019. Born in Scr...

Anna M. Heusner

Anna M. Heusner, 66, formerly of Scranton, died Sunday morning December 8, 2019, at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Sophie Glaz Gretkowski.  She was a 1971 graduate of Mid Valley High...

Frank E. Neyman


Veteran
Frank E. Neyman, 98, formerly of Dickson City, died Saturday, December 7, 2019, at the home of his son Rick in Dupont.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 72 years, Wanda Tadeus.  She died on August 18, 2017. Born in Dickson City, he was th...

Irene Hoynitski Skutnick

Irene Hoynitski Skutnick, 91, of Dickson City, died Monday evening November 25, 2019, at home.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester S. Skutnick.  He died on January 30, 2000. Born in Throop, she was the daughter of the late Benjami...

Frances Kucharski Washkuch

Frances (Frannie) Kucharski Washkuch, a lifelong resident of Throop, died peacefully Sunday, November 24, 2019, at age 98. The last living child of the late Joseph and Tillie Sczmanski Kucharski, she was born on November 26, 1920. Frannie resided ...

Bernard L. Plevyak


Veteran
Bernard L. Plevyak, 94, of Scott Twp., died Thursday morning November 21, 2019, at Allied Hospice, Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 69 years the former Dorothy Novobilski. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late Joseph and Catherine ...

Robert Cortese

Robert (Bob) Cortese, 52 of Jefferson Township died unexpectedly of natural causes at home on November 20, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 9 years, the former Carrie Lee. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Carol Warzecha Cortese, Dickson City...

David J. Brojack

David James Brojack, 66, Scott Twp., died Friday morning November 15, 2019, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Born in Peckville on January 14, 1953, he was preceded in death by his parents, William A. and Helen Guidos Brojack, and he is...

Diane Myers

Diane Myers, of Peckville, died Wednesday morning November 6, 2019, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Sherman Myers. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Alex and ...

Veronica Fredericks

Veronica Fredericks, 80, of Archbald died Monday night at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She is survived by her husband, Robert Fredericks, with whom she celebrated 60 years of marriage in June. Born in Staten Island, NY, she was the daughte...

Pearl C Piernik

Pearl C. Piernik, 95, of Dickson City, died Sunday October 13th, 2019 at Green Ridge Care Center, Scranton. Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late George Piernik and Josephine Wasilchyk Piernik-Kowalski, and step daughter of  the ...