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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 ...

Helen H. Block (Henczel)

April 9, 2021


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Helen Henczel Block, 99 of Laflin, was welcomed by the Lord on Friday afternoon, April 9, 2021, at Kingston Health Care Center, Kingston, PA. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Henry H. and Helen A. (Szyszkowski) Henczel. He...

Joseph P. Rice

April 7, 2021

Joseph P. Rice, 66 of Shavertown, passed away Wednesday evening, April 7, 2021 at Residential Hospice, Wilkes-Barre, 2 months after the passing of his dear wife, Kathy. Born in Ashley, Joe was the son of the late William and Petronella (Rutchauska...

Shirley L. Carter

April 6, 2021

Shirley L. Carter, 90 of Kunkletown and a lifelong resident of Plains Township, passed away Tuesday morning, April 6, 2021 at Lehigh Valley Hospice House, East Stroudsburg, PA. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Carl J. and Anna L. (...

Anthony "Butch" Lizza

March 27, 2021


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Anthony Joseph Lizza, “Butch”, of Yatesville PA, passed away on March 27th, 2021 in Wilkes-Barre, PA at the age of 84. Anthony was born in Yatesville, PA to Placido Lizza and Christine Naples on December 12, 1936. He went to school at Jenkins ...

Judy Mullin (Kleckner)

March 25, 2021

Judy Kleckner Mullin passed away Thursday, March 25, 2021 at home after a short time with ALS. Born May 3, 1956 to the late Paul and Josephine (Lispi) Kleckner, she was a lifelong resident of Plains Township, never living far from the place where ...

Edward J. Goodrich

March 24, 2021

Edward J. Goodrich, 68 of Tunkhannock, passed away Wednesday evening, March 24, 2021 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Charles F. and Bessie (Steidinger) Goodrich. Eddi...

Robert L. Donahue

March 23, 2021

Robert “Bob” Donahue, 66, passed away suddenly on March 23, 2021 at his residence in Bear Creek Township. Born in Kingston, he was the eldest child of the late Robert L. and Mary Louise (Flanagan) Donahue. Bob was a graduate of St. John’s...

Joseph Stec

March 19, 2021


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Joseph Stec, 90 of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Friday afternoon, March 19, 2021 at his home. Born March 23, 1930 in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Matthew and Anna (Shot) Stec. Joe was a graduate of James M. ...

Michael A. Barancho

March 14, 2021

Michael A. Barancho, 66 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away suddenly Sunday afternoon, March 14, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in Waterbury, Connecticut, he was the son of the late Michael and Florence (Homza) Barancho. Mike was a ...

Albert J. Snarski

March 12, 2021


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Albert J. Snarski, 76 of Plains Township, passed away peacefully Friday evening, March 12, 2021 at his home. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Joseph and Ann (Waznakowski) Snarski. Al was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School, P...