Obituaries

Anne McDonough (Weist)

June 9, 2018

Anne Weist McDonough June 9, 2018   Anne Weist McDonough, 84, Carbondale, died Saturday at the home of her daughter, Andrea Conforti. Her husband was the late Donald F. McDonough.   Born in Honesdale, daughter of the late Harold and Agnes Robi

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James G. Salvatore

May 31, 2018

James G. Salvatore May 31, 2018   James G. Salvatore, 93, Carbondale died Thursday at home. His wife was the late Dorothy Levine Salvatore. Born in Childs, son of the late Paul and Jennie Bridget Salvatore, James was an Army WWII v

Edward Burgos

May 8, 2018

Edward Burgos May 8, 2018   Edward Burgos, 70, Carbondale, died at home Tuesday. Born in Connecticut, son of the late Ismael and Yolanda Diaz Burgos, he worked for the Florida Department of Alcohol and Drug Abuse before retirement.

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Bruce N. Baron

May 3, 2018

Bruce N. Baron May 3, 2018 Bruce Nelson Baron, 71, Carbondale, died Thursday at home. His wife was the late Joyce Baron. Born in Pittsburgh, son of the late Anthony and Helen O’Connor Baron, Bruce was a PSA at Fairview State Hospital bef

Dorothy Mancuso (Arcuri)

April 15, 2018

Dorothy Mancuso April 15, 2018 Dorothy Arcuri Mancuso, a lifelong resident of Carbondale, peacefully passed away at the age of 95 surrounded by her devoted family. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Mancuso, who died October 16, 1998. They w

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Thomas V. Terranella

April 11, 2018

Thomas V. Terranella April 11, 2018 Thomas V. Terranella, 79, Carbondale, died last Wednesday at home. His wife was the late Rosalie Terranella. Born in Brooklyn NY, son of the late Albert and Rose Morale Terranella, Tom was an Air Force ve

Gail M. Yurkanin

April 9, 2018

Gail Marie Smith Yurkanin April 9, 2018   Gail Marie Smith Yurkanin, 69, of Greenfield Township, passed away Monday night at the Jewish Home of Eastern PA, Scranton, after a long battle with cancer. Her husband is Andrew John Yurkanin

Arlene J. Perri

April 3, 2018

Arlene J. Perri April 3, 2018 Arlene J. Perri, 83, Carbondale, died on Tuesday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Her husband, Donald “Zeke” Perri, died in 2012. Born in Pleasant Mount, she was the daughter of the late Ellis and El

Elizabeth (Betty) M. Dowd

April 3, 2018

Elizabeth (Betty) M. Dowd April 3, 2018 Elizabeth (Betty) M. Dowd, 88, a life-long resident of Carbondale, died Tuesday at home. Born September 5, 1929, in Carbondale, daughter of the late Leo M. and Florence Toolan Dowd, Betty was a member

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Emilio A. Goussen

April 1, 2018

Emilio A. Goussen III April 1, 2018 Emilio A. Goussen III, 26, Carbondale, died Sunday at home. Born in Scranton, son of Emilio Goussen II and Roxanne Benson Goussen, he was a correction officer for the Pa. Dept. of Corrections, SCI Waymart,

John Cicco

March 22, 2018

John Cicco March 22, 2018 John Cicco, 48, Waymart, died Thursday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. Born in Carbondale, son of Jean (VanSickle) Cicco and the late Joseph Cicco, he was a member of St. Mary's Church, Waymart, and the Kn

Frederick C. Gill

March 19, 2018

           Frederick C. Gill, 71, Carbondale, died Monday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. His wife of 50 years, Kathryn J. Gill, preceded him in death 10 months ago.           Born in Carbondale, son of the late Charles and M

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Ronald A. Cavalier

March 3, 2018

Ronald A. Cavalier, 73, of Carbondale, died Saturday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. His wife is Janet Caudullo Cavalier. Born in South Scranton, son of the late Angelo and Helen Klepadlo Cavalier, he was a United States Army veteran of t

Heather R. Casper

February 28, 2018

Heather Reneé Casper, 39, Carbondale, died Wednesday from injuries suffered in an automobile accident. She was the wife of attorney Walter F. Casper Jr. Born in Melbourne, Fla., daughter of Michele (Yankovich) Antenori and Ralph Antenori, Herrick

Benedetta Zazzera

February 15, 2018

Marino Zazzera, 91, prominent Carbondale restaurateur and philanthropist to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, died Wednesday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Forty hours later on Thursday evening, his wife, Benedetta Zazzera, 89, die

Marino Zazzera

February 14, 2018

Marino Zazzera, 91, prominent Carbondale restaurateur and philanthropist to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, died Wednesday morning at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Forty hours later on Thursday evening, his wife, Benedetta Zazzera, 89, die

Jesse Cron

February 10, 2018

Jesse Cron February 10, 2018 Jesse Cron, 75, Carbondale died Saturday at his residence. Born in Carbondale, son of the late Josier and Priscilla Stucker Cron, Jesse worked for many years as a sandblaster. He enjoyed working on his

Catherine Kay Gabriel Petrous

February 9, 2018

Catherine “Kay” Petrous Gabriel February 9, 2018 Catherine “Kay” Petrous Gabriel, 88, Scott Twp., died Friday at Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Sturges. Her husband was the late George Gabriel. Born in Carbondale, daughter o

Mary E. Mancuso

January 22, 2018

Mary E. Mancuso January 22, 2018 Mary E. Mancuso, 96, Carbondale died Monday at Regional Hospital, Scranton. Her husband of 61 years was the late Santo “Lefty” Mancuso who died September 10, 2009. Born in Pittsburgh, she was

Ralph D. Grizzanti

January 17, 2018

Ralph D. Grizzanti Sr. January 17, 2018 Ralph D. Grizzanti, 77, Carbondale, died Wednesday at Regional Hospital, Scranton. His wife is the former Carol Oncavage. They were married for 50 years. Born in Carbondale, son of the late

Michael J. Gillette

January 12, 2018

Michael J. Gillette January 12, 2018 Michael J. Gillette, 52, Carbondale died unexpectedly Friday at home. Born in Carbondale, son of William Gillette and the late Ann Wagner Gillette, Mike was a retired law enforcement officer f

Madolyn Dempsey Santanna

January 4, 2018

Madolyn Santanna Dempsey January 4, 2018 Madolyn Santanna Dempsey, 79, Carbondale, died at Thursday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore surrounded by her loving family. Born in Carbondale on July 2, 1938, she was the daughter of th