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Thomas C. McDermott

March 10, 2021

Thomas C. McDermott, 52 of Bear Creek Township, passed away Wednesday morning, March 10, 2021 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains, after a courageous battle against Cancer. Born in Darby, PA, he was the son of Robert J. McDermott of...

David J. Pape

March 9, 2021

David J. Pape, 57 of Plains Township, passed away Tuesday evening, March 9, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in the East End section of Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of Dorothy M. (Marhalik) Pape of Wilkes-Barre, and the late Dominic...

Edward V. Sisko

March 9, 2021

Edward V. Sisko, 78 of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away Tuesday morning, March 9, 2021 at Allied Services Meade Street Residence, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Wilkes-Barre Township, he was the son of the late John and Mary (Hojecki) Sisko. Ed gradua...

Josephine B. Davis (Kowalski)

February 28, 2021

Josephine Barbara “Jo” Davis, 88 of Hanover Township, passed away peacefully at her home on the morning of February 28, 2021. Born in Plains Township, she was the daughter of the late Walenty and Michalina (Ramus) Kowalski. Jo was a graduat...

Marie T. Williams (Pisano)

February 27, 2021

Marie T. (Pisano) Williams, 75 of Wyoming, passed away Saturday afternoon, February 27, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Phillip J. and Ann (Barone) Pisano, Sr. Marie was a gradua...

Ernest C. Gustinucci

February 22, 2021


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Ernest C. Gustinucci, 94 of the Keystone section of Plains, passed away Monday morning, February 22, 2021 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains, PA. Born in Keystone, he was the son of the late Eugene and Elizabeth (Passeri) Gustinucc...

Edward P. Holub

February 22, 2021


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Edward Paul Holub, 92 of Plains Township, passed away Monday evening, February 22, 2021 at the Meadows Nursing Center, Dallas. Born July 8, 1928 in West Wyoming, he was the son of the late Joseph and Josephine (Wedra) Holub. He attended West W...

Glenna June Chorba (Faux)

February 21, 2021

Glenna June Chorba, 97 of Orange, PA passed away on February 21, 2021 at home with her family by her side. She was born on June 26, 1923 in Orange, PA and was the daughter of the late Arthur J. and Joanna (Vosburg) Faux. Prior to retirement, sh...

Ruth Ann Purta (O'Malia)

February 17, 2021

Ruth Ann Purta, 87 of the Hudson section of Plains, passed away Wednesday afternoon, February 17, 2021 at the home of her daughter, Donna. Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence & Helen (Stockunas) O’Malia. Ruth was a gradu...

Babetta M. Bernstein (Hewitt)

February 16, 2021

Babetta Marie Hewitt Bernstein, age 84 of Jackson Township passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at Wilkes Barre General Hospital following a courageous 20 year battle with cancer. Babetta was born in Jackson Township on October 29, 1936 and was ...

Bette J. Gillespie (Strand)

February 12, 2021

Bette J. Gillespie, 89 of Dallas, passed away Friday morning, February 12, 2021 at the Mercy Center Nursing Unit, Dallas, where she had been a resident. Born in Mandan, North Dakota, Bette was the daughter of the late Jalmer and Rose (Sybers) Stra...

William Hughes, Sr.

February 11, 2021


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William Hughes, Sr., 86 of Plains, and formerly of Scranton, passed away Thursday morning, February 11, 2021 at the inpatient unit of Residential Hospice, Geisinger South, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Bayard T. and Id...

Barbara J. Romanofski (Guido)

February 11, 2021

Barbara J. Romanofski, 77 of Laflin, passed away Thursday morning, February 11, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital after a courageous battle against Cancer. Born in Luzerne, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Pauline (Wydra) Guido...

Virginia K. Conlon (Kane)

February 10, 2021

Virginia K. Conlon, 99 of Edwardsville, passed away Wednesday morning, February 10, 2021, at Cambridge Riverview, Larksville, where she had been a resident for the past 1 ½ years. Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of the late Patrick T. ...

Joseph J. Shubzda

February 10, 2021


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Joseph J. Shubzda, 86 of Plains Township, passed away Wednesday afternoon, February 10, 2021 at the United Methodist Homes, Wesley Village Campus, Jenkins Township. Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Anthony and Agnes (Kohanowski) Shubzda....

Casimer Bacewicz

February 5, 2021


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Casimer “Mark” M. Bacewicz, 79 of Plains, passed away February 5, 2021 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, one week after the passing of the love of his life, his dear wife, Ann. Mark was born August 29, 1941 in Plains, son of the late Stella Be...

Bruce A. Ebert

February 4, 2021


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Bruce A. Ebert, 67 of Plains Township, PA, passed away Thursday morning, February 4, 2021 in the presence of his family at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains Township, PA. Born in Dansville, New York, Bruce was the son of the late Glenn and Joyce (...

Kathleen E. Rice (Evans)

February 4, 2021

Kathleen Evans Rice, 65 of Shavertown, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021 at The Gardens in Easton after a long hard fought battle with cancer. Kathy was born in Wilkes Barre, daughter of the late Jerome P. and Jean M. (Purcell) Evans. She gr...

Helen Paraschak (Lumbis)

February 3, 2021

Helen Paraschak, 93 of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Wednesday afternoon, February 3, 2021 at The Gardens at Wyoming Valley, Wilkes-Barre, with her children, Joseph and Paulette, at her side. Born in Wilkes-Barre she was the daughter of the late Antho...

Pauline Skillinge (Labuda)

January 31, 2021

Pauline Skillinge, 86 of Center Valley, PA, and formerly a long time resident of Plains Township, passed away Sunday morning, January 31, 2021 at Sacred Heart Assisted Living at Saucon Creek, Center Valley, PA, with her son David at her side. Born...

Rosalie "Cookie" Dudeck (Cebula)

January 31, 2021

Rosalie “Cookie” Dudeck, 81 of Plains Township, passed away Sunday afternoon, January 31, 2021 at Carbondale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Carbondale, PA. Born in Dupont, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Helen (Karkut) Cebula,...

Ann R. Bacewicz (Stempleski)

January 29, 2021

Ann R. Bacewicz, 76 of Plains, passed away January 29, 2021 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Ann was born September 13, 1944 in Hanover Township, daughter of the late Alexander and Laura (DeGuglielmo) Stempleski. Ann was a graduate of Hano...

Ann Bacewicz

January 29, 2021

Due to the inclement weather, the funeral services for Ann Bacewicz have been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 11:00 am at St. Andre Bessette Parish, Wilkes-Barre. Visitation will remain from 10:00 to 11:00 am at church....

Chester Zukowski

January 25, 2021


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Chester Zukowski, 88 of Plains Township, passed away Monday evening, January 25, 2021 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains, after a brief illness. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Victor and Marguerite (Tarnecki) Zuko...

Shirley Reese Knelly

January 21, 2021

Shirley Reese Knelly, 91 of Wilkes-Barre, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, January 21, 2021 in the comfort of her own home. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Ellen (Owens) Reese, and was a 1947 graduate of ...