October 8, 2014
Edward F. Blazejewski Jr., 76, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center.
Although he was born in Derby, Connecticut, he became a nearly-lifelong resident of the Wilkes-Barre area. He was the oldest son ...
October 5, 2014
Geraldine A. Walsh, 84, of Plains Township, passed away peacefully Sunday morning.
Born on November 29, 1929 in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Luigi and Louise (Giamarini) Cognigni.
Geraldine worked with the family business in Cogni...
October 5, 2014
Barbara Ann Chukinas, 61, of Plains Township died peacefully in the presence of family on Sunday, October 5, 2014.
She was born in Plymouth, on August 6, 1953, a daughter of Nellie (Pasek) Haleski and the late Albert Haleski.
Barbara was a graduate...
October 4, 2014
Agnes A. Norosky, 65, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Saturday evening October 4, 2014, at Celtic Hospice, Geisinger South following a lengthy illness.
Born January 6, 1949, in Starrucca, Pa. Agi was the daughter of Michael and Ann Wnorosky. She was ...
September 28, 2014
Louis Robert Xavier Cremard, 41, of West Wyoming, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, with his family by his side.
Born in Duryea, Louis was the beloved and cherished son of Louis James and MaryAn...
September 22, 2014
Thomas J. Brannigan, 95 of Philadelphia, PA, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 22, 2014, at Nazareth Hospital, Philadelphia.
Thomas (better known to his wife and family as Tom or Pa) was the son of a coal miner. He was born in Wilkes-Bar...
September 19, 2014
Irene Petroski, 90 of Plains Twp., passed away peacefully on September 19, 2014 at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Prior to this she had been a resident at Kingston Healthcare Center.
Irene was born December 27, 1923 to the late Peter and Eliza...
September 18, 2014
Ruth A. Grimes, 86 of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away, Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Highland Healthcare Center, Wellsville, New York.
Born in Miners Mills, she was the daughter of the late Peter J. and Ruth (Bell) Grimes.
September 8, 2014
William D. Hayes, 57 of Wilkes-Barre, and formerly of New York City, passed away Tuesday afternoon, September 8, 2014 after a lengthily illness.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Joseph H. and Ann (Rosentel) Hayes.
Bill was a graduat...
September 5, 2014
Joseph A. Frank, 88 of Laflin, PA, Chairman/CEO of Centralia Coal Sales Company, passed away Friday evening, September 5, 2014, at his home.
Born in Newtown, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Herman and Philomena (Megann) F...
September 2, 2014
Marion “Sissy” Tregaskis, 71 of Plains Twp., passed away, Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains, Twp.
Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late David & Rita (Blakeslee) Dunsmuir.
Marion was a graduate of Lou...
September 2, 2014
Benny E. Howe, Sgt. Maj., U.S. Army, Retired, 84 of the Hilldale section of Plains, Twp., passed away Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains, Twp.
Born in Persia, Iowa, he was the son of the late Frank and Leona (Long) Howe....
August 31, 2014
Patricia R. Littleton, 65, of Cedarwood Drive, Laflin, passed away Sunday morning, August 31, 2014, surrounded by her loving family at home.
On a crisp fall day, October 15, 1948, a beautiful baby girl was born to the late Rita McHugh Allman and...
August 30, 2014
Frank T. Rutledge, 39 of West Pittston, passed away Saturday morning, August 30, 2014, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
Born in West Pittston, he was the son of Dorothy (Tilletski) Wendol of Slocum Township, and the late Francis ...
August 14, 2014
Larry P. Dezinski, 76, of Haines City Florida, and formerly of Plains Township, Pa., passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on August 14, 2014 at his home.
Born in Plains, he was the son of the late Peter & Tilda (Zurla) De...
August 14, 2014
Michael P. Lokuta, 35 of West Wyoming, passed away Thursday morning at his home.
Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, he was the son of Jeanmarie (Hackett) Lokuta of West Wyoming, and the late Kevin Lokuta.
He was employed as an equipment operator by Pen...
August 4, 2014
Louis H. Cardoni, Sr., 86, of the Hilldale section of Plains Township, died Monday morning at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Hilldale, he was the son of the late Louis and Jennie Leonardi Cardoni, and was a graduate of Plains Memorial ...
July 30, 2014
Patricia M. Bachman, 78, of Plains Township, died July 30, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, Wilkes-Barre.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Bruno and Sophia Paszkiewicz Zdanowicz.
Pat was a graduate of James M. Coughlin High S...
July 29, 2014
Josephine (Lispi) “Pippy” Kleckner of Plains Twp., passed away in her sleep on Tuesday at Little Flower Manor, Wilkes-Barre, where she resided for the past 3 years.
Born in Yatesville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Sabatina (...
July 26, 2014
Lorraine R. McCormick, 81 of Plains Twp., passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, July 26, 2014, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains.
Born in the Hilldale section of Plains, she was the daughter of the late Geremiah and Lena (Grilli) Palmaioli.
July 22, 2014
Joseph Rogan, 88, of Florida and Laflin, PA passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at home with his loving family and loving companion by his side. Family meant everything to Joseph. He was a beloved father, grandfather, and great grandfather. Joseph ...
July 19, 2014
“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your soul..”Matthew 11:28-29
Truly gentle and humble in heart...
July 14, 2014
Donna M. Burke, 52 of Plains, Twp., passed away Monday July 14, 2014 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Plains, PA.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was a graduate of Coughlin H.S. and attended Luzerne County Community College, and was employed for Kindred Hospi...
July 14, 2014
Joseph C. Mrozinski, 84, of Woodstock, GA and formerly of Plains Twp., PA, passed away on Monday evening, July 14th, at Woodstock Estates, Woodstock, GA.
A lifelong resident of the Miners Mills and Plains area, Joe was the son of the late Casimir an...
July 8, 2014
Nancy A. Jacobs, 65, of Edwardsville, passed away Tuesday evening, July 8, 2014 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township,
Born in Plains, she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Anna (Younshousky) Miller.
Nancy was a graduat...