Obituaries

Theresa Wormuth

January 3, 2020

Theresa Wormuth January 3, 2020 Theresa Wormuth, 100, Daytona Beach, Fla., formerly of Carbondale, died Friday, January 3 in Florida just two weeks shy of her 101st birthday. Born in Carbondale, where she lived most of her life, she wa

Maureen Baez

December 28, 2019

Maureen Baez December 28, 2019 Maureen Baez, 71, Carbondale, died at home on Saturday. Born in Jersey City, NJ, she was the daughter of Margaret Flaherty. Surviving are: sons, Carlos Baez, Carbondale and Eric Baez; daughters, Selene Rosar a

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Aniello C. Brango

December 26, 2019

Aniello “Neil” C. Brango December 26, 2019 Aniello “Neil” C. Brango, 85, Red Lion, died Thursday, December 26 at York Hospital, York Pa. His wife is the former Joan Monkoski.   Born in Phoenixville Pa., son of the late Carl a

Catherine Lawler

December 20, 2019

Catherine Lawler December 20, 2019 Catherine Lawler, 82, Carbondale, died at home on Friday. Her husband is Leo Lawler. They were married for 59 years. Born in Carbondale, daughter of the late Augustus and Catherine Moran Wormuth, she operated a

Dr. RoseMarie Petrucelli

December 16, 2019

Dr. RoseMarie Anne Petrucelli December 16, 2019   Dr. RoseMarie Anne Petrucelli, 92, of Chevy Chase, Md., died Monday at Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Md. Her husband was the late Dr. Lawrence Petrucelli. Born in Carbondale, daughter

Geraldine V. DeFazio

December 11, 2019

Geraldine V. DeFazio December 11, 2019 Geraldine V. DeFazio, 93, Clifford, died Wednesday at the Carbondale Nursing Home. Her late husband of 56 years was Joseph A. DeFazio who proceeded her to Our Father in Heaven in 2004. She would have celebra

Myron Ednock

December 1, 2019

Myron Ednock December 1, 2019   On Sunday, Myron Ednock, 71, Carbondale, went to be with his wife, Gail Ednock, who passed away in September. They would have been married 46 years.   Myron was the son of the late Peter an

Carol Ann Besten

November 27, 2019

Carol Ann Bianco Besten November 27, 2019   Carol Ann Bianco Besten, 73, Greenfield Twp., died Wednesday at home. Her husband is Anthony Besten Jr.   Born in Carbondale, daughter of the late Anthony and Vera Miletta Bianc

Albert H. Schwartz

October 31, 2019

Albert H. Schwartz October 31, 2019   Albert H. Schwartz, 79, passed away Thursday at home in Beach Lake.   Born in Honesdale, son of the late Albert and Elizabeth Schwartz, he was a graduate of Honesdale High School. He

Ellen A. Cook

October 24, 2019

Ellen Ann Cooke October 24, 2019   Ellen Ann Cooke, 78, Simpson, died Thursday at Allied Hospice, Scranton.   Born and raised in New York, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Isabella Cooke. Before retirement to S

William G. Kelly

October 18, 2019

William G. Kelly October 18, 2019   William G. Kelly, 79, Carbondale died Friday, October 18, 2019 at Allied Hospice, Scranton.   Born in Archbald, son of the late William and Florence O’Hora Kelly, he worked for 36 yea

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Ronald W. Turley

October 14, 2019

Ronald W. Turley October 14, 2019   Ronald W. Turley of Nicholson passed away Monday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart with his loving family by his side. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Bernice Turley of East Benton, Pa. R

Catherine Baum

October 8, 2019

Catherine Baum October 8, 2019   Catherine was taken by the Lord on Tuesday October 8 as she joined her beloved husband Robert in Heaven. Our mom, grandma, and great grandma loved her family as we all loved her.   Born Se

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Frank Barry

October 8, 2019

Frank Barry October 8, 2019 Frank Barry, 91, born in Carbondale, PA, died October 8th, 2019, after several hospitalizations and declining health. Frank was being well cared for by very kind staff members over the last three years, first in F

Gail M. Ednock

September 27, 2019

Gail M. Ednock September 27, 2019   Gail M. Ednock, 66, of Carbondale, died Friday at home. Her husband is Myron Ednock.   Born in Philadelphia, daughter of the late Robert and Marie Goodwin Van Nort, Gail loved to read,

Bernadette R. Dombrosky

September 25, 2019

Bernadette R. Dombrosky September 25, 2019 Bernadette R. Dombrosky, 72, of Carbondale, died at home Wednesday after a brief battle with leukemia. Her husband was the late John J. Dombrosky. They would have celebrated their 50th anniversary on Oct

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Anthony P. Telemko

September 8, 2019

Anthony P. Telemko September 8, 2019 Anthony P. Telemko, 89, Carbondale, died Sunday at Carbondale Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. His wife is Catherine Crisalli Telemko. Born in Carbondale, son of the late Anthony and Pauline Telemk

Josephine M. Tomaine

September 3, 2019

Josephine M. Tomaine September 3, 2019   Josephine M. Tomaine, 94, Carbondale formerly of Greentown, died Tuesday at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton.   Born in Mayfield, daughter of the late Carmelo and Marie Amorella Cor

Dolores Leo

August 30, 2019

Dolores Leo August 30, 2019   Dolores Leo, 87, Carbondale, passed away peacefully Friday evening after a courageous battle with cancer.   Born and raised on the west side of Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late An

Bernadette J. Corey

August 17, 2019

Bernadette J. Corey August 17, 2019 Bernadette J. Corey, 46, Macungie, formerly of Forest City, died Saturday at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest. Born in Elmwood Park, NJ, daughter of James and Agnes Keller Heenan, Waymart, she graduate

Anna Mae Auditori

August 16, 2019

Anna Mae Auditori August 16, 2019 Anna Mae Auditori, 88, Carbondale, died Friday at Carbondale Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Carbondale, daughter of the late John and Frances Domiano Auditori, she worked as a seamstress in

Thomas (Meatball) Cerra Jr.

August 14, 2019

Thomas “Meatball” Cerra Jr. August 14, 2019   Thomas “”Meatball” Cerra Jr., 72, Carbondale entered into eternal rest on Wednesday evening, August 14, 2019 after a lengthy battle with multiple medical problems.  

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William (Bill) Perri

July 31, 2019

William “Bill” Perri July 31, 2019 William “Bill” Perri, 64, Olyphant, formerly of Carbondale, died Wednesday at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in Carbondale, son of the late Santo and Frances Adams Perri, he was a former police

Frances Romeo

July 18, 2019

Frances Romeo July 18, 2019   Frances Romeo, 91, Carbondale, died Thursday.   Born in Regio Calabria Italy, she was the wife of the late Theodore Romeo. Frances, who worked at Romeo’s Family Supermarket for a number of

Marina M. Bifano

July 15, 2019

Marina M. Bifano July 15, 2019   Marina M. Bifano, 94, Carbondale died Monday at Wayne Woodland Manor, Waymart.  She was the wife of the late Joseph Bifano.    Born in Niagara Falls NY, daughter of the late Sestilio and