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Dominick J. Ortolani

June 10, 2021

Dominick J. Ortolani, 80, of Forty Fort, and formerly Bear Creek, passed away Thursday morning, June 10, 2021 at Allied Service Hospice, Meade Street, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Anthony E. and Natalie E. (Trosko) Orto...

Kenneth D. Jones

June 9, 2021


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Kenneth D. Jones, 76 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Wednesday evening, June 9, 2021 at Residential Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Hubert and Josephine (Motta) Jones. Kenneth was a graduate...

Albert G. Gomelko, Jr.

June 7, 2021

Albert G. Gomelko, Jr., 74, of Bear Creek Township, passed away Monday evening, June 7, 2021 at Residential Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Albert and Marie M. (Koreny) Gomelko. Al was a ...

Karen L. McDermott (Cups)

June 7, 2021

Karen L. McDermott, 68 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Monday morning, June 7, 2021 at her home. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Donald J. and Mary Alice (Reinard) Cups. She was a graduate of James M. Coughlin High School, W...

Josephine T. Phillips (Novichuck)

May 26, 2021

Josephine T. Phillips, 93, of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday morning May 26, 2021, at The Gardens at East Mountain , Plains, Pa. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Nikanor and Frances (Brzostowski) Novichuck. Josephine was...

Sean M. Corcoran

May 21, 2021

Sean M. Corcoran, 35 of Jenkins Township, passed away unexpectedly Friday morning, May 21, 2021 at his home due to natural causes. Born in Plains, he was the son of Norman Salus of Swoyersville and Charlene (Corcoran) Adamchick of Plains Township....

George F. Yanchuk

May 21, 2021


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George F. Yanchuk, 92 of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away peacefully Friday morning, May 21, 2021 at his home, with his family by his side. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Michael and Anna (Chatononis) Yanchuk...

Ann Marie Pappas (Evans)

May 20, 2021

Ann Marie Pappas, 76, of Wilkes-Barre, was taken home to the Lord on Thursday afternoon, May 20, 2021, at Geisinger Medical Center, Plains, Pa. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna (Veliky) Evans. Ann Marie was a graduat...

Gerald M. Colgan

May 13, 2021


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Gerald M. Colgan, 89 of Plains Township, passed away Thursday afternoon, May 13, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in Bayonne, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Michael and Margaret Colgan. Jerry was a graduate of Bayonne Hig...

Arline Brodhead (Shaw)

May 12, 2021

Arline Brodhead, 97 of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday morning, May 12, 2021 at the United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Township. Born in Plymouth, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Gertrude (Johns) Shaw. Arl...

David Dunsmuir

May 6, 2021

David Dunsmuir, 79 of Plains Township, passed away on Thursday afternoon, May 6, 2021 at Residential Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Plains, and raised by his grandmother Marion, he was the eldest of 13 children to the late David a...

Bernadetta Ledoretti (Dunn)

May 2, 2021

Bernadetta Ledoretti, 83, of Plains Township, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Born in Wilkes-Barre on August 31, 1937, raised in the Hilldale section of Plains Township, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Josephine (Bon...

Bernard G. Herron, Jr.

April 30, 2021


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On Friday, April 30, 2021, Bernard G. Herron, Jr. 74, of Wilkes-Barre, passed peacefully surrounded by his loving family. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Bernard G. and Ann (Kemmerer) Herron, Sr. A true hero, dedicated son, bro...

Rosalie B. Robinson (Soley)

April 29, 2021

Rosalie B. Robinson, 97 formerly of Larksville and Delaware, passed away Thursday evening, April 29, 2021 at Allied Services Meade Street, Wilkes-Barre. Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family from the Corcoran F...

Elizabeth Thomas (Labuda)

April 29, 2021

Elizabeth Thomas, 85, of Plains Township, passed away Thursday morning, April 29, 2021, at Birchwood HRC, Nanticoke, PA. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Artim) Labuda. Elizabeth was a graduate of Plains Mem...

Nancy K. Rossi (Kraft)

April 28, 2021

Nancy K. Rossi, 84, of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday morning, April 28, 2021 at Residential Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Hazleton, Nancy was the daughter of the late Chester and Eleanor (Gleim) Kraft. She was a graduate...

Carmen G. Chiumento

April 28, 2021


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Carmen G. Chiumento, 97 of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday afternoon, April 28, 2021 at the United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Township. Born in Yatesville, he was the son of the late Nicholas and Grace (Marmo) Chiumento...

Nancy P. Reinard (Kitchen)

April 26, 2021

Nancy P. Reinard, 83 of the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Monday morning, April 26, 2021 at her home with her family at her side. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Ruth Kitchen. Her annual spaghetti dinner was m...

Margaret M. Stachurski (Zack)

April 25, 2021

Margaret Stachurski, 90 of Jenkins Township, passed away Sunday morning, April 25, 2021 at Highland Manor Nursing Center, Exeter, PA. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Anna (Rowker) Zack. Marge was a graduate of...

Antoinette Pascucci (Recchioni)

April 23, 2021

Antoinette Pascucci, 91, of Plains Township, passed away peacefully on Friday, April 23, 2021. Born in the Keystone section of Plains, Antoinette was the daughter of the late Dominick and Angeline (Micheletti) Recchioni. She was a graduate of ...

John J. Benzi, Jr.

April 20, 2021


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John J. “Junior” Benzi, Jr., 93, of the Hilldale section of Plains, passed away on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in the Hilldale section of Plains, he was the son of the late John and Clelia (Leonardi) Benz...

Martin T. Muldowney

April 15, 2021


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Martin T. Muldowney, 76 of Plains Township, passed away peacefully Thursday morning, April 15, 2021 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Martin and Regina (Hannon) Muldowney. Marty was a grad...

Jean Marie Fiergang

April 13, 2021

Jean Marie Fiergang, 74 of Easton and formerly of Blakeslee, passed away Tuesday evening, April 13, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital – Anderson, Easton. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Jean was a graduate of Elmer L. Meyers High School, Wilkes-Barre, and was...

Eleanore A. Bednar (Meldaves)

April 12, 2021

Eleanore A. Bednar, 92 of Plains Township, passed away at Highland Park Senior Living, Wilkes-Barre, on Monday afternoon, April 12, 2021, 2 days before her 93rd birthday. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Anna (Akalis) M...

Marilyn M. Montagna (Pope)

April 10, 2021

Marilyn M. Montagna, 88, formerly of Pittston and Laflin, passed away Saturday afternoon, April 10, 2021 at the Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Dallas, PA. Marilyn was born in Falls, PA on April 28, 1932, daughter of the late William and ...