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Henrietta Fagula (Broski)

July 15, 2016

Henrietta Fagula, 85 of the Hudson section of Plains Township, passed away Friday afternoon, July 15, 2016 at her home. Born in the Hudson section of Plains, she was the daughter of the Benjamin and Louise (Petroski) Broski. Henrietta was a gra...

Judy L. Haggerty (Treslar)

July 11, 2016

Judy L. Haggerty, 69, of Kingston, died in the company of her family on Monday evening, July 11, 2016, at Hospice Buffalo in Cheektowaga, N.Y. Born in Kingston, she was a daughter of the late Merwin and Gladys (Gessner) Treslar who for many years...

Elizabeth A. Janerich (Nelson)

July 10, 2016

Elizabeth “Betty” Janerich, 88 of Plains Township, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Denver, Colorado. Born in the Hudson section of Plains, she was the daughter of the late Charles & Alice (Trotter) Nelson. Bett...

Frank C. Andrukiewicz

July 9, 2016


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Frank C. Andrukiewicz, 86 of Plains Township, passed away Saturday morning, July 9, 2016 at The Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dallas. Born in Plains he was the son of the late Frank and Clara (Puk) Andrukiewicz. Frank was a graduat...

Carole Segeda (Maruscsak)

July 5, 2016

Carole Segeda, 71, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at the Golden Living Center – East Mountain, Plains. Born June 15, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Matilda (Magyar) Maruscsak. She was a graduate of New Brunswick High...

Agnes E. Perks (Reddington

July 3, 2016

Agnes E. Perks, 88 of Pittston, Pennsylvania, passed away Sunday evening, July 3, 2016 at Highland Manor Nursing Home. Born in Pittston, she was the daughter of the late Frank & Alice (Murphy) Reddington. She was a graduate of Pittston High Sch...

Linda Giovine

July 1, 2016

Linda Giovine, 56 of Wilkes Barre died July 1, 2016 at her home. Born in Wilkes Barre, she was the daughter of the late Mark & Dolores (Kasmier) Giovine. She was preceded in death by her sister Carol Laiuvara on December 28, 2010. Sur...

Alice Benzi (Wachilla)

June 26, 2016

Alice Benzi, 90 of Plains Twp., died Sunday, June 26, 2016 at River Street Manor Nursing Facility, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Illes & Barbara (Ferchik) Polinski Wachilla. She was a graduate of Plains Memorial H...

Earl D. Bisbing, Jr.

June 25, 2016


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Earl D. Bisbing, Jr., 68 of Kingston, and formerly of Plains Twp., passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016, at the Edward M. Poe Hospice Care Center, Titusville, Florida. Born in Pittston, he was the son of Earl D. Bisbing, Sr. of Swoyersville, and th...

John L. Sokaloski

June 24, 2016


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John L. Sokaloski, 81 of Pittston, passed away Friday evening, June 24, 2016 at Manor Care, Kingston. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Anthony and Albina (Fukaszewski) Sokaloski. John was a graduate of G.A.R. Memorial High Schoo...

Jeanna M. Chopka (Giovanelli)

June 13, 2016

Jeanna M. Chopka, 77 of Plains Twp., passed away unexpectedly Monday evening, June 13, 2016 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Joseph & Mary (DeAngelis) Giovanelli. Jeanna was a graduate of Pl...

Barry E. Matthews

June 5, 2016

Barry E. Matthews, 38 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday morning, June 5, 2016 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, after an 11 year battle against brain cancer with his family by his side. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of Susan (Kozersk...

Susan B. Fanelli (Burton)

June 1, 2016

Susan B. Fanelli, 61 of the Hudson section of Plains Township, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 1, 2016 after a long and courageous fight against cancer. Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of Florence (Walkowiak) Burton of Hudson, and th...

Lena C. Pastorelli (Pendolphi)

May 30, 2016

Lena C. Pastorelli, 93, formerly of the Hudson Section of Plains Township, passed away, Monday evening, May 30, 2016 at United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village, where she had resided for the past several years. Born July 22, 1922, in the ...

Josephine M. Check (Jascur)

May 28, 2016

Josephine M. Check of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 28, 2016, in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence, Lewiston, NY. She was born in Wilkes Barre, PA, on October 4, 1922, the daughter of the late George and Mary (B...

Ruth S. Smelter

May 28, 2016

Ruth S. Smelter, 90 of Plains, PA, and formerly of Bridgeport, CT., passed away Saturday morning, May 28, 2016 at Timber Ridge Health Care Center, Plains. Born in Bridgeport, CT, she was the daughter of the late Al and Rose Smelter. Ruth was em...

Theresa A. Egan (Mattick)

May 27, 2016

Theresa A. Egan, 93 of Bear Creek, passed away Friday morning, May 27, 2016 at River Street Manor Nursing Home, Wilkes-Barre. Born in the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late William and Genevieve (Kennedy) Matt...

Albina C. Saracino (Cipriani)

May 26, 2016

Albina C. Saracino, 93 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday May 26, 2016 at United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins, Twp., with her family by her side. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Cipriano and Amalia (Gro...

Atty. Frank P. Sabatini, Sr.

May 23, 2016


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Atty. Frank P. Sabatini, Sr., 91 of Plains, Twp., passed away Monday afternoon, May 23, 2016 after a long illness. He was the son of the late Giacinta and Francesco Sabatini of Plains. He was predeceased by his brother Vincent J. and sisters Lena...

Ellen P. Cups (Cunningham)

May 22, 2016

Ellen P. Cups, 56, of the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday morning, May 22, 2016 at Timber Ridge Nursing Center, Plains. Born in Plains, Ellen was the daughter of the late Paul and Lois (Coffay) Cunningham. She was a graduate o...

Grace A. Loftus

May 22, 2016

Grace A. Loftus, of West Pittston, passed away Sunday morning, May 22, 2016 at Geisinger Woming Valley Hospital, Plains. Born in Jenkins Township, she was the daughter of the late James and Mary (Kearns) Loftus and was a graduate of Pittston Centr...

Barbara J. McCracken (Jones)

May 17, 2016

Barbara J. McCracken, 75 of Scranton, passed away Tuesday afternoon, May 17, 2016 at her home with her family by her side. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Bill and Connie (Richard) Jones. Barbara attended South Scranton Hig...

Angelo Salvatore

May 17, 2016


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Angelo Salvatore, 92, of Plains, passed away Tuesday evening May 17, 2016 at the inpatient unit of VNA of Lackawanna County at Geisinger CMC, Scranton, with his loving family by his side. Born in the Keystone section of Plains Township, Angelo was...

Dolores F. Collins (Cohen)

May 14, 2016

Dolores Flora Collins, 86, died peacefully on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Mercy Center Nursing Unit, Dallas, Pennsylvania. She was the wife of the late Morton Miller and the late John Collins. A former resident of Snake Hill Road in North Scituate, ...

Stephen J. Janis

May 5, 2016

Stephen J. Janis, 51 of Mountain Top, passed away early Thursday morning, May 5, 2016 at his home with his family by his side. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of Stanley and Dolores (Zdanowicz) Janis, Jr., of Mountain Top. Stephen was a gr...