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Christine Madison (Mido)

September 20, 2017

Christine Madison (Mido), better known as Bibsy Madison or Chris, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at the age of 82. Born a coal miner’s daughter, on March 12, 1935, to Edward and Lillian (Sweeda) Mido, Chris’s devotion to her pa...

Mildred A. Hanahan (Snitko)

September 13, 2017

Mildred A. Hanahan, 82, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Wednesday morning, September 13, 2017 at Post Acute Medical Specialty Hospital of Wilkes-Barre. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Mildred was the daughter of the late Joseph and Leona (Sobolowski) Snitko. ...

Michael J. O'Brien

September 9, 2017

Michael J. O’Brien, 65 of the East End section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Saturday morning, September 9, 2017 at Little Flower Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Michael J. and Margaret “Peggy...

Emma J. Correll (Keefe)

September 8, 2017

Emma Julia Keefe Correll, 88 of Plains Township, passed away Friday evening, September 8, 2017 at Little Flower Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre, where she had been a resident for the past three years. Born in Larksville, Emma was the daughter of ...

Irene Ezbitski (Walkowiak)

September 4, 2017

Irene Ezbitski, 92 of Pittston and formerly of Plains, Township, passed away Monday morning, September 4, 2017 at the inpatient unit of Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, PA. Irene was born December 26, 1924, in the Hudson section of Plains, th...

Atty. Joseph F. Flanagan

August 30, 2017


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Atty. Joseph F. Flanagan, 85 of Laflin, passed away Wednesday afternoon, August 30, 2017 at the inpatient unit of Celtic Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre, with his family by his side. Born in Pittston, he was the son of the late Joseph P. an...

Mary A. Florio (Klepadlo)

August 26, 2017

Mary A. Florio, 86 of Plains Township, passed away Saturday afternoon, August 26, 2017, at The Gardens at East Mountain, Plains, where she had been a resident for the past five years. Born in the Heights section of Wilkes-Barre, she was the daught...

Stanley "Rick" Malinowski

August 26, 2017

Stanley “Rick” Malinowski, 66, of Harding raised in the Hilldale section of Plains, passed away Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the inpatient unit of Celtic Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre with his family by his side, after a courageous batt...

Theresa M. Olshemski (Check)

August 25, 2017

Theresa M. Olshemski, 89 of the North End section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away, Friday evening, August 25, 2017 at the inpatient unit of Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, PA. Born in the North End section of Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter ...

Robert C. Boyer

August 12, 2017


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Robert C. Boyer, 75, of Nanticoke, passed away Saturday morning, August 12, 2017 at Celtic Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre, with his family by his side. Born June 13, 1942, in Geneva, New York, he was the son of the late Leon and Alice (Nae...

Andrew J. Karaffa

August 10, 2017

Andrew J. Karaffa, 84, of Jenkins Twp. entered eternal rest on August 10, 2017 where he was reunited with his beloved wife Mildred (Piernock) Karaffa. Born on March 17, 1933 in Port Griffith, he was the son of the late Andrew and Anna (Begosh) Kar...

Louise M. Price (Jones)

August 7, 2017

Louise Marie (Jones) Price, 67, of Plains, has moved on to be with her husband and parents on, August 7, 2017, at the inpatient unit of Celtic Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born on June 10, 1950 in Plains Township, Louise was the daughte...

Diane M. Zelinski (Mastrini)

August 5, 2017

On Saturday, August 5, 2017, at the age of 85, Diane M. Mastrini Zelinski passed away suddenly at home. Diane was born in Plains on October 25, 1931 to the late Constance (Giuli) Mastrini and Joseph Mastrini. She was a graduate of Plains Memor...

Paul P. Czwalina

August 4, 2017


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Paul P. Czwalina, 67, of Kingston, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017 at his home. Born in Virginia, he was the son of the late Paul and Lucy (Cybulski) Czwalina. Paul was a graduate of Plains Memorial High School, Class of 1968, and was an Ai...

Jaeson "Dancing Fox" Farrell

August 1, 2017

Jaeson “Dancing Fox” Farrell, 27 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Tuesday evening, August 1, 2017 at his home. Born in Ashley, he was the son of John and Daelynn (Pachick) Farrell of Wilkes-Barre. Jaeson was a graduate of G.A.R. High School, Wi...

Mary Geraldine "Gerry" Ercolani (Roche)

July 31, 2017

Mary Geraldine Ercolani, 82, of Plains, passed away Monday morning, July 31, 2017 at Riverstreet Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Sugar Notch, Gerry was the daughter of the late Edward and Frances (Thomashitas) Roche. Gerry was employe...

Helen O. Centini (Potsko)

July 31, 2017

Helen O. Centini, formerly of the Keystone section of Plains Township, passed away Monday evening, July 31, 2017 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She currently was a resident at Partridge-Tippett Nursing Home, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Town...

Mary Hess (Geletkanycz)

July 30, 2017

Mary Elliott Hess, 66 of Wilkes-Barre and formerly of Allentown, passed away Sunday morning, July 30, 2017 at Riverstreet Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Allentown, Mary was the daughter of the late Wasyl and Olga (Boyko) Geletkanycz. ...

Paulette F. Weeks (Belles)

July 29, 2017

Paulette F. Weeks, 71, of Plains, passed away Saturday evening, July 29, 2017 at Timber Ridge Health Care Center, Plains, with her family by her side. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Helen (Kelly) Belles. Paulette was ...

Ronald A. Richards

July 20, 2017


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Ronald A. Richards, 72, of Plains Township, passed away peacefully Thursday morning July 20, 2017, at the inpatient unit of Celtic Hospice, Wilkes-Barre, with his family by his side. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Alex and Mary (...

Frank J. Mascioni

July 20, 2017

Frank J. Mascioni, 67 of Jenkins Township, passed away Thursday evening, July 20, 2017 at his home after a four year battle against Pancreatic Cancer. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Franceso & Stella (Yarosavich) Mascioni. Fra...

Joan M. Yanko (Binker)

July 19, 2017

Joan M. Yanko, 77 of Wilkes-Barre, and formerly of Laflin, passed away Wednesday morning, July 19, 2017, at her home. Born in the Hudson section of Plains, Township, she was the daughter of the late Frank & Pauline (Dinan) Binker. Joan was a gr...

Joseph "Moe" Mocion

July 17, 2017


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Joseph “Moe” Mocion, 89 of Plains Township, passed away Monday afternoon, July 17, 2017 at his home. Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Stanley & Mary (Podlasek) Mocion. Joe was a graduate of Plains Memorial High School, class of 19...

Joan J. Chismar (Kasaba)

July 16, 2017

Joan J. Chismar, 80 of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday evening, July 16, 2017 at her home with her family by her side. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Joseph & Catherine (Makiewicz) Kasaba. Joan was...

John L. Ralston

July 12, 2017


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John L. Ralston, 81 of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday afternoon, July 12, 2017 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains. Born in Wyoming, he was the son of the late Joseph & Ruth (Line) Ralston. John was a graduate of James M....