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Lillian F. Bechetti (Pascucci)

March 25, 2020

Lillian F. Bechetti, 87 of Bear Creek Township, passed away Wednesday morning, March 25, 2020 at the United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Township, where she had been a resident for the past 7 ½ years. Born in Plains Township, s...

Andrew A. Andreeko

March 18, 2020


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Andrew A. Andreeko, 78 of Hazle Township, passed away Wednesday evening, March 18, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Bethlehem, PA. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Andrew and Sophie (Falchek) Andreeko. Andy was a graduate of Wyomi...

John T. Balasavage

March 12, 2020

John T. Balasavage, 75, of Plains Township, passed away Thursday morning, March 12, 2020, after a brief illness. Born in Harrisburg, he was the son of the late Charles and Mary (Parulis) Balasavage and grew up in the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barr...

Loretta Beccaris (Cambiotti)

March 9, 2020

Loretta Beccaris, of Kingston and formerly of Plains Township, passed away Monday morning, March 9, 2020 at Kingston Health Care Center, Kingston, where she had been a guest for the past few weeks. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the...

Jacqueline R. Pienta (Smith)

March 6, 2020

Jacqueline R. Pienta, 80 of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Friday morning, March 6, 2020 at The Gardens at East Mountain Manor, Plains, Township. Born in Atlantic City, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late Wilson Hen...

John "Whitey" Gillespie

March 1, 2020


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John “Whitey” Gillespie, 92 of Dallas, and formerly of the East End Section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday evening, March 1, 2020 at the Mercy Center, Dallas, where he had been a resident. Born in the East End Section of Wilkes-Barre, he ...

Luke J. Martin, III

February 28, 2020

Luke J. Martin, III, 64 of Pittston, passed away Friday evening, February 28, 2020 at United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Township. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Luke and Anna (Cunningham) Martin. Luke was a gr...

Edward J. Slade (Slabacheski)

February 24, 2020


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Edward J. (Slabacheski) Slade, 91 of Plains Township, passed away Monday afternoon, February 24, 2020 at River Street Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Anthony and Frances (Popko) Slabacheski. Ed atten...

Ceri Jo Mulligan (Yankoski)

February 17, 2020

Ceri Jo Yankoski Mulligan, 40 of Lehman, passed away from a heart related incident on Monday, February 17, 2020. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Ceri was she daughter of Joseph J. and Kyle V. (Jones) Yankoski of Lehman. She was a graduate of Lake Lehman Hi...

Robert "Bobby" Pascucci

February 14, 2020

Robert “Bobby” Pascucci of Plains Township, went to sleep in The Lord on Friday, February 14, 2020 at the age of 92. Born and raised in Plains Township, he was the son of the late Joseph and Gentile (Montovani) Pascucci, both immigrants of Ita...

Ann Marie Armbruster (Roarty)

February 13, 2020

Ann Marie Armbruster, 89 of the North End section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday morning, February 13, 2020 at River Street Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre. Born in the North End section of Wilkes-Barre to Irish immigrants, she was the dau...

Rose M. Rubino (Merlino)

February 6, 2020

Rose M. Rubino, 94 of Laflin, passed away Thursday morning, February 6, 2020 at the inpatient unit of Residential Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born in the Hudson section of Plains, she was the daughter of the late Sabato and Viola (Mirr...

Alice A. Leslie (Lockavich)

February 2, 2020

Alice A. Leslie, 92 of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday morning, February 2, 2020 at River Street Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre, where she had been a resident. Born in Plains Township, she was the daughter of the lat...

Gerald A. Vissotski

January 19, 2020

Our loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother, Gerald Anthony Vissotski, passed away from this earth into his heavenly domain on Sunday, January 19, 2020. Born in Wilkes-Barre on January 2, 1942, he was the son of the late Stanley and Lena ...

John J. Hoban

January 10, 2020

On January 10, 2020, John J. Hoban of Westminster was chosen to eternal life with our Lord. Born in West Pittston, he was the son of the late Martin and Regina (Walsh) Hoban. John was a graduate of Wyoming Area High School, and College Miserico...

Robert B. Hapeman

January 4, 2020

Robert B. Hapeman, Sr., 84, of North Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Saturday January 4, 2020, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Plains, PA on June 4, 1935 to the late Paul J. Hapeman, Sr. and Alice T. (Munley) Hapeman. He att...

Marie R. Spinosi

January 3, 2020

Marie R. Spinosi, of Plains Township, passed away Friday afternoon, January 3, 2020 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Fernando and Mary (Siena) Spinosi. Marie was a gradua...

Jean Senchak Kocher (Zych)

December 31, 2019

Jean Kocher, 96 of Poway, California and formerly of Plains Township, PA, peacefully passed away on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 in Poway, CA. Born in Pokrzywnica, Poland, she was the daughter of the late Antoni and Rozalia(Petrykowska) Zych of Plai...

Homi R. Allbless

December 30, 2019

Homi Rustamji Allbless, 76 of Shavertown, passed away Monday morning, December 30, 2019 at Timber Ridge HCC, Plains Township, where he had been a resident in the Memory Care Unit for nearly 5 years. Born in Mumbai, India, he was the son of the lat...

Jean E. Fey (Bowden)

December 27, 2019

Jean E. Fey, 90 of Jenkins Township, passed away Friday afternoon, December 27, 2019 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna (Flosser) Bowden. Jean was a ...

John "Jack" Boylan

December 21, 2019

John “Jack” Boylan, 65 of Wilkes Barre, passed away Saturday evening, December 21, 2019, exactly 1 year after the love of his life, Mary “Debbie” Boylan. Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Eugene and Nancy (Walsh) Boylan. Jack w...

Kevin G. Biniek, Jr.

December 18, 2019

Kevin G. Biniek, Jr., 30 of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday evening, December 18, 2019 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township, with his family by his side. Born in the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, Kevin was the...

Margaret Emma Quinn

December 11, 2019

Margaret Emma Quinn, 69 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Wednesday morning, December 11, 2019 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late William and Doris (Culp) Quinn. Peggy ...

David Dragon

December 11, 2019

David Dragon, 56, of Forty Fort and formerly of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday evening, December 11, 2019, surrounded by his loved ones. Born in Plains, he was the son of Barbara (Ziemba) Dragon and the late John Dragon. David was a gra...

Mary T. Janeski (McLaughlin)

December 10, 2019

Mary T. Janeski, 85 of Exeter, passed away Tuesday morning, December 10, 2019 at Highland Manor Nursing Center, Exeter. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (McDermott) McLaughlin. Mary was a graduate of St. Pa...