Obituaries

Jacqueline (Jackie) Connor

August 6, 2020

Jacqueline A. “Jackie” Connor August 6, 2020 Jacqueline A. “Jackie” Connor, 73, Carbondale, died Thursday at her daughter’s home in Birdsboro, Pa.. Her husband was the late Walter E. Connor. Born in Carbondale, daughter of th

Marie M. Graytock

August 3, 2020

Marie M. Graytock August 3, 2020   Marie M. Graytock, 88, Simpson, died Monday evening at her daughter’s residence in Marion, Ohio. Her husband was the late Andrew Graytock Sr.   Born in Richmondale, she was the daughte

Gerald Morcom

July 24, 2020

Gerald Morcom July 24, 2020   Gerald Morcom, 70, Scranton, died Friday at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton.   Born in Honesdale, son of the late William and Elma Crocker Morcom, he was a truck driver. Gerald e

Mary Lucille Serniak

July 12, 2020

Mary Lucille Serniak July 12, 2020 Mary Lucille Serniak, 89, Mayfield, died Sunday at Allied Hospice, Scranton. Her husband was the late Nicholas J. Serniak. Born in Mayfield, daughter of the late Louis and Mary Rhoda Orland

Mary Jane Bandru

July 5, 2020

Mary Jane Bandru July 5, 2020   Mary Jane Bandru, 86, Greenfield Twp., died Sunday at home. Her husband of 58 years was the late Theodore Bandru, who died April 16, 2012.   Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Charles a

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Ronald H. Muir

July 4, 2020

Ronald H. Muir July 4, 2020   Ronald H. Muir, 71, Carbondale, died Saturday at Geisinger Community Medical Center. His wife is Dorothy (Karas) Castle Muir.   Born in Scranton, son of Darwin H. and DeSales Kathryn Rosler M

Paul Simon

June 30, 2020

Paul Simon June 30, 2020   Paul Simon, 93, Carbondale, passed away at Allied Services Hospice Center, Scranton, with his wife, Frances, at his side.   Born in Archbald on March 11, 1927, he was the son of the late John an

Michael Gonzales

June 15, 2020

Michael Gonzales June 15, 2020   Michael Gonzales, 58, Carbondale, died on Monday, June 15.   Born in Patterson NJ, he is survived by: four sons, Phillip Gonzales, Forest City; James, Michael, and John Gonzales, New Jerse

Josephine Mazza

June 11, 2020

Josephine Mazza June 11, 2020   Josephine “Josie” Mazza, 81, Carbondale, died Thursday at home. Her husband was the late Sgt. Albert P. Mazza of the Carbondale Police Department.   Born in Dunmore on Sept. 20, 1938, s

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Samuel P. Cerra

May 31, 2020

Samuel P. Cerra May 31, 2020   Samuel P. Cerra, 78, of Carbondale, died Sunday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. His wife was the late Joanne D. Tolerico Cerra.   Born in Carbondale, son of the late Dominic W. and

Eleanor G. McGraw

May 6, 2020

Eleanor G. McGraw May 6, 2020   Eleanor G. McGraw, 89, Pleasant Mount, passed away on May 6th at the Carbondale Nursing and Rehab Center after a long illness.   Daughter of the late John and Rose (Napolitano) Alfano, she

Stephen J. Warholic

May 3, 2020

SERVICE UPDATE:   Stephen J. Warholic May 3, 2020   Stephen J. Warholic, Carbondale, died May 3, 2020.   The family is receiving friends on Sunday from 11 a.m until 12:30 p.m. at Lawrence A. Gabriel Funeral

Joanne Stancavage

May 1, 2020

Joanne (Calautti) Stancavage May 1, 2020   Joanne (Calautti) Stancavage, 86, Greenfield Township, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, May 1, after a courageous battle with multiple illnesses.   Wife of the lat

Carmel H. Paserp

April 29, 2020

Carmel H. Paserp April 29, 2020   Carmel H. Paserp, 87, Forest City, formerly of Carbondale Twp., died Wednesday at Forest City Nursing Home.   Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late John and Rella Talerico

Christina L. Adams

April 26, 2020

Christina L Adams April 26th, 2020   Christina “Tina” Adams, 90, entered into eternal rest on Sunday morning at the Carbondale Nursing Home. Her husband was the late Nicholas Adams, who passed away in 1986. She is survived by he

Alyssa Mary Lach

April 26, 2020

Alyssa Mary Lach April 26, 2020   Alyssa Mary Lach, 20, Scranton, died April 26th. Born June 21, 1999, Alyssa is survived by her mother Mary "Nan" Lach and younger brother Seth Lach, both of Scranton. great grandmother Gloria Dunn,

Angela A. Page

April 25, 2020

Angela A. Page April 25, 2020 Angela A. Page, 94, Scott Twp., died Saturday at Carbondale Nursing Home. Her husband was the late Albin Page. Born in Mayfield, daughter of the late Joseph and Nicolina Orlando Surace, she was an executive

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Steven R. Duke

April 23, 2020

Steven R. Duke April 23, 2020   Steven R. Duke, 74, Carbondale, died Thursday at Carbondale Nursing Home.   Born in New York City, June 4, 1945, he was the son of the late George and Margaret Brennan Duke. When he was thr

Carmella M. Guzzi

April 22, 2020

Carmella M. Guzzi April 22, 2020   Carmella M. Gillott Guzzi, 97, Carbondale, passed away peacefully on Wednesday evening at the Abington Manor Nursing Home. Carmella’s husband of 49 years and love of her life, Fred, preceded her

Paul H. Mizok

April 15, 2020

Paul H. Mizok April 15, 2020   Paul “Harry” Mizok, 84, of Carbondale, passed away peacefully Wednesday morning at the Forest City Nursing Home. His wife of 39 years was the former Yvonne Nepa, who died on October 21, 1999. Altho

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Frank G. Salitsky

April 15, 2020

Frank G. Salitsky April 15, 2020   Frank “PopPop” Salitsky, 95, died at home on April 15th of natural causes. His wife of 61 years, Anna Mae preceded him in death on November 7, 2015.   Born and reared in Childs, he

Charles R. Martines

April 12, 2020

Charles R. Martines April 12, 2020   Charles R. Martines, 91, Scranton, died Easter Sunday at Regional Hospital, Scranton.   Born in Carbondale, son of the late Salvatore and Grace Cerra Martines, he operated a shoe repa

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Anthony J. Guarneri

April 9, 2020

Anthony J. Guarneri April 9, 2020   Anthony J. “Gardy” Guarneri, 95, Carbondale, died Thursday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. His wife, of 68 years, is Lillian Gentline Guarneri.   Born in Carbondale, so

Mary Lynn Shaffer

April 1, 2020

Mary Lynn Shaffer April 1, 2020   Mary Lynn Shaffer, 63, Carbondale died Wednesday at Moses Taylor Hospital.   Born in Honesdale, daughter of the late Ronald Kilmer and Lubov Demianovich, she worked at Carbondale Nursing

Andrew J. Yurkanin

March 30, 2020

Andrew John Yurkanin March 30, 2020   Andrew John Yurkanin, 74, of Greenfield Twp., died Monday at Geisinger Community Medical Center.   Born in Peckville, Andrew was the son of the late Andrew and Anastasia Andrunik Yurk