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Eugene Nelson

February 21, 2020

Eugene Nelson, 75, of Jermyn, died Friday, February 21, 2020, at Allied Hospice.  He is survived by his wife the former, Carol Ann Gliniecki. Born in Olyphant, he was the son of the late Bernard and Marie Murray Nelson, and he was a member of St....
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James Soya

February 18, 2020

James Soya, of Dickson City, died peacefully at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, at the age of 63 after a brief battle with lung cancer.  He is survived by his wife, Barbara Szumski Soya. James was born on January 25...
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Raymonde Stepien

February 18, 2020

Raymonde Stepien, 94, of Olyphant, died Tuesday morning at the Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Olyphant.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John Stepien who died February 20, 1990. Born in Valence, France, she was the daughter of the ...

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Carl S. Adamski

February 14, 2020

Carl S. Adamski, 85, of Dickson City, died Friday morning February 14, 2020, at home.  He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Stasia Shalkowski Adamski. Born in Dickson City, he was the son of the late Stanley and Catherine Chmielewski Adamski, ...

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Isadore F. Dzwieleski Jr.

February 5, 2020

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...

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Jacob Onesky Jr.

February 5, 2020

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...
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Susan "Suzie" Swierbinski

January 26, 2020

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

January 20, 2020

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...
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Joan T. Mazur

January 15, 2020

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...
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Rosemary Neyman

January 13, 2020

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...
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Carol Thomas

January 11, 2020

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

January 10, 2020

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...
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Janet M. Johnson

January 2, 2020

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...
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Richard A. Buchinski

January 1, 2020

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...
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Joan R. Davis

December 30, 2019

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 ...
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Bernice L Yarosh

December 29, 2019

               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

December 22, 2019

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...
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Joan L. Rochinski

December 12, 2019

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...

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George Slocum Sr.

December 10, 2019

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...
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Anna M. Heusner

December 8, 2019

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...

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Frank E. Neyman

December 7, 2019

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

November 25, 2019

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

November 24, 2019

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 ...

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Bernard L. Plevyak

November 21, 2019

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 ...
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Robert Cortese

November 20, 2019

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...