Obituaries

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Bernard Bagley Curran

Bernard Bagley Curran, 76, of Dickson City, died Wednesday evening April 26, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore.  He is survived by his wife of 55 years the former Jonelle Dunleavy.   Born in Scranton, he was ...

Susan E. Maholick

Susan E. Maholick, 69, of Dickson City, died unexpectedly Friday morning April 21, 2017 at home.   Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late John “Mitch” and Dorothy Kurmas Maholick and she was a devout member of St. Mary’s ...

Josephine D. Burdyn

Josephine D. Burdyn, 87, of Throop, died Thursday morning April 20, 2017 at the Jewish Home of Northeast PA.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard E. Burdyn Sr.  He died March 17, 1989.   Born in Throop, she was the daughter...

William F. Clark

William F. Clark, 67, of Dickson City died April 15, 2017 at Regional Hospital, Scranton. Born in Dickon City, he was the son of the late William and Violet Bordo Clark.  He had been employed as a machine operator at Sandvik Steel prior to retire...

Patricia J. Govan

Patricia J. Govan, 76, of Scott Twp., died Thursday morning April 13, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She is survived by her husband of 54 years, H. Edward Govan.   Born in Scott Twp., she was the daughter of the late Stanley ...

Matylda T. Szymanski

Matylda T. Szymanski, 90, of Dickson City, died Friday morning April 7, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John Szymanski who died March 25, 2013.   Born in Tajno-Lanowe, Poland, she was ...

Ernest L. Terry


Veteran
Ernest L. Terry, 95, of Dickson City died Friday April 7, 2017 at Mountain View Care Center, Scranton.  He was preceded in death by his wife the former Pearl Krukovicz; she died March 15, 2015.  They had been married 71 years.   Born in ...

Marie M. McCorry

Marie M. McCorry passed away peacefully at home in Archbald on April 5, 2017 at the age of 60.   Born in Liberty, NY she was the daughter of the late Chester Moczulski and Eleanor Kuranda Moczulski Kobierecki and Joseph Kobierecki.  Marie...

Alex J. Stachacz


Veteran
Alex J. Stachacz, 92, a resident of the Gino Merli Veterans Center, Scranton, and formerly of Dickson City, died Monday March 27, 2017 at Moses Taylor  Hospital, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife the former Rose Marie Malaker.  They had been m...

Carolyn R. Cole

Carolyn R. Cole, 68, of Dickson City, died unexpectedly Sunday evening at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She is survived by her beloved husband, John (Buckets) Cole; They had been happily married for 48 wonderful years. Born in Carbondale...

John M. Rovinsky

John M. Rovinsky, 88, of Peckville, died Sunday evening March 26, 2017 at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.  He is survived by his wife the former, Sophie Staleny.  They had been married for 65 years.   Born in Peckville, he ...

Mark A. Grandinetti

Mark A. Grandinetti, 58, of Scranton and formerly of Throop died Saturday March 18, 2017 at home.   Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Anthony and Rose Wrobleski Grandinetti and he was a graduate of Mid Valley High School. &n...

Marie A. Zerechak Shivock

Marie A. Zerechak Shivock, of Archbald, died on Saturday March 18, 2017 upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton after being stricken ill at home.   Born in Jessup, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Anna Nagu...

Robert S. Kopacz

Robert S. Kopacz, 69, of Dunmore, died Friday March 17, 2017 at home.  He was preceded in death by his wife the former, Catherine Laggan; she died August 11, 2013.  They had been married 43 years.   Born in Scranton, he was the son of th...

Ann Lapinski

Ann Lapinski, 90 of Dickson City, died Thursday morning March 16, 2017 at home.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Lapinski who died January 7, 1991.   Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mar...

Regina J. Drazek

Regina J. Drazek, 91, formerly of Dickson City, died Wednesday March 8, 2017 at the Mid Valley Health Care Center, Sturges.  She was preceded in death by her husband, George Drazek.  He died December 1, 1979.   Born in Syracuse, NY she w...

Bernard J. Ziomek


Veteran
Bernard J. Ziomek March 1, 2017   Bernard J. Ziomek, 75, of Scott Twp., died Wednesday March 1, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit, Dunmore after a 9 month battle with Pancreatic Cancer.  Bernard and his wife the fo...

Mary A. Mikus, RN

Mary A. Mikus, RN, 72, of Dickson City, died Tuesday February 21, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter E. Mikus, Jr.  He died July 26, 2011.   Born in Scranton, she was the daughter...

Francis Xavier "Boris" Borusiewicz Sr.

Francis "Boris" Xavier Borusiewicz Sr., 71, of Dickson City, died Saturday February 18, 2017 at the Regional Hospital of Scranton.   Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Alfred & Genevieve Lukasik Borusiewicz and he was a life...

Dr. Stanley J. Stachacz

Dr. Stanley J. Stachacz died February 17, 2017 at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.   He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years Tozia Krajewski. He was born June 1, 1927, in Olyphant, PA son of the late John and Maryanna Stachacz. ...

Barbara Wesneski Bentov

Barbara Wesneski Bentov, 75, of Boca Raton, FL, died Tuesday February 7, 2017 at Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD.  She is survived by her husband, David Bentov.   Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Agne...

Eleanor M. Kuha

Eleanor M. Kuha, 88, of Dickson City, died Wednesday February 15, 2017 at Mid Valley Manor, Sturges.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Kuha. He died March 1, 2010.   Born in Dickson City, she was the daughter of the late W...

Valeria A. Naumovitz

Valeria Naumovitz, 83, of Dickson City, died Sunday February 12, 2017 at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.  She is survived by her husband, Leo Naumovitz.  They would have celebrated 61 years of marriage in May.   Born in Dickson...

Kathleen A. Fitch

Kathleen "Kathy" A. Fitch, 60, a resident of Mountain View Care Center, Scranton and formerly of Dalton, died Thursday February 9, 2017 at the center.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel "Danny" Fitch who passed April 3, 1987. Born ...

Henry Gavlinski

Henry “Hank” Gavlinski, 75, of Scott Twp., died Sunday at home.  He was preceded in death by his wife the former, Georgiann M. Konecny.  She died March 8, 2015.   Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Henry and Sophie Rovinsk...