July 2, 2017
David A. Makaravage, 50 of Plains Township and formerly of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday evening, July 2, 2017, at his home.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of Frank Makaravage, Sr., of Wilkes-Barre, and the late Carol (Savage) Makaravage....
June 30, 2017
Joseph John Balent, a resident of Plains Township, was called to the House of the Lord to rest peacefully on June 30, 2017, with his family by his side.
Joe was the son of the late Michael and Clara (Magnini) Balent.
He was a graduate of Sacre...
June 29, 2017
Irma I. Ribacchi, 85, of Plains Township, passed away Thursday morning, June 29, 2017 at her home with her loving husband by her side.
Born in Perugia Italy, she was the daughter of the late Paul and Francesca (Fusi) Loreti.
Irma was a housewif...
June 29, 2017
Helen Gertrude Flynn, 98 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday, June 29, 2017 at Little Flower Manor, Wilkes-Barre, after a brief illness.
Helen was born on March 26, 1919 in Wilkes-Barre, daughter of the late John and Mary Ellen (Hayes) Moser.
June 25, 2017
Joseph A. Grinzi, 67 of Plains Township, passed away Sunday afternoon, June 25, 2017 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains.
Born in West Wyoming, PA, he was the son of the late Joseph A. and Lillian (Richardson) Grinzi.
Joe was a g...
June 23, 2017
Juliann R. Loftus, 61, of the Miners Mills sections of Wilkes-Barre, died Friday evening, June 23, 2017, at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital with her family by her side.
Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Pauline (Skorde...
June 17, 2017
William Joseph Milz, Sr., 96, former Wilkes-Barre City Fire Chief, passed away at Riverstreet Manor in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, June 17, 2017. A life resident of Wilkes-Barre, he lived in the North End section of the city before moving to South Wil...
June 14, 2017
Claire F. Meehan, 83, of Edwardsville, and formerly of the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, died Wednesday morning, June 14, 2017 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains Twp.
Born in Wilkes-Barre she was the daughter of the late John and Florence (Gre...
June 10, 2017
Joseph J. “Bozzy”Adamczyk, of Swoyersville, and formerly of Plains Township, passed away suddenly on June 10, 2017.
Joseph was born in Plains Township, on April 22, 1942. He was the son of the late John and Mary (Golembeski) Adamczyk. He was a...
June 8, 2017
Elizabeth M. Dohman, 92 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday morning, June 8, 2017 at Little Flower Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Charles J. and Elizabeth R. (Horn) Baab.
June 8, 2017
On Thursday June 8, 2017 at the age of 85, William J. Zelinski of Plains passed away at St. Luke’s Villa Wilkes-Barre where he had been a resident for the past 10 months.
Bill was born in Wilkes-Barre on August 27, 1931 to the late Mary (Crawley...
June 7, 2017
Alice Theresa Szymczak, 71, of Wilkes-Barre, PA, passed away peacefully on June 7, 2017 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA.
Alice was born in Wilkes-Barre to John C. McKeown of the East End Section of Wilkes-Barre and the late Margaret “P...
June 3, 2017
Mario Malvizzi of Laflin, passed away Saturday morning, June 3, 2017 at his home with his family by his side.
Born in 1930 in Pittsburgh, PA, he was the son of the late Mario and Maria (Perratone) Malvizzi. Mario spent his childhood and early tee...
June 3, 2017
Barry C. Kresge, Sr., 64 of Plains Twp., avid fisherman, has “Gone Fishing!” His favorite spot was along Bowman’s Creek, where his grandfather taught him to fish. Recently he loved going on rides to revisit various streams, ponds, and lakes w...
June 1, 2017
Mary Grace Reposh, 85 of Bear Creek Twp., passed away Thursday morning, June 1, 2017 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late William and Mary G. (Boyle) McDonald.
Mary Grace was a gradua...
May 19, 2017
William R. Fries, 92 of Westminster, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017 at The Gardens at East Mountain, Plains, PA.
Born in Duryea, he was the son of the late William and Myrtle (Scott) Fries.
Bill was a graduate of Tunkhannock High School, and ...
May 10, 2017
Darryl Irving Kemp, 23, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Wednesday May 10, 2017.
Born in Kingston, he was the son of Wesley Kemp Jr. of Noxen and Aida Encarnacion of Puerto Rico and Step-Mother Nina Kemp.
Darryl was a graduate of Elmer L. Meyers Hi...
May 5, 2017
Carol Ann Komensky, 73 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Friday afternoon, May 5, 2017 at Penn Hospice at Rittenhouse, Philadelphia, PA.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Vincent & Johanna (Javick) Sabatini.
Carol was a graduate...
May 5, 2017
Holly A. St. Clair, 24, a graduate student at Shippensburg University, passed away suddenly Friday, May 5, 2017 from complications of diabetes.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of Andrew and Laura (Stanski) St. Clair, Plains.
May 1, 2017
Elizabeth L. Bempkins “Abigail”, 87, of Kingston, died May 1, 2017.
Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Nora (Fillippini) Verdini.
Betty was a graduate of Plains Memorial High School, Class of 1947, Wilkes-Barre Bu...
April 28, 2017
Mrs. Beverly J. Jones, née Hoffman, of Dallas, Pennsylvania, died Friday, April 28th, 2017. She was 90 years old.
Beverly was born on Thanksgiving Day on November 25th, 1926 in Wilkes-Barre to William Hoffman and Jean Johnson (Hoffman). She wed ...
April 26, 2017
Pearl T. Fabbrini, 91 of Laflin, passed away Wednesday evening, April 26, 2017, with her daughters by her side at the United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, where she had been a resident for the past seven years.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she ...
April 23, 2017
Kay Thornton, 86, West Pittston, passed into the loving arms of our Lord on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family.
She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Madelyn (Merrick) Gallagher.
Kay was a graduate of St. Mary...
April 22, 2017
Mary Alice (Drew) Paraschak, 66 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Saturday morning, April 22, 2017 at her home with her Husband and her Mother by her side.
Born in Plains she was the daughter of Mary (Binker) Drew of Plains and the late Hugh Drew who p...
April 22, 2017
M. Patricia Barbacci, nee Hudanick, 87, died on April 22, 2017, surrounded by her daughters at the Windsor Colonies Assisted Living Center in North Canton, Ohio.
She was born on October 16, 1929 in Wilkes-Barre to the late Margaret Mulligan Huda...