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Frank Haughey

December 27, 2023

Frank Haughey, 72, formerly of New Holland Pennsylvania, passed away into the loving arms of his Savior on Wednesday December 27th following a brief illness and after battling dementia since late 2017. He was a resident at The Gardens in Tunkhannock ...

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Edwin G. Frisbie

December 24, 2023

Edwin G. Frisbie, 97, of Lake Ariel, passed away Saturday evening at home. His wife of 76 years is the former Frances Miller–Frisbie. Born in Ledgedale, he was the son of the late Grover and Gladys Shaffer–Frisbie. He was a graduate of Lake Co...

William L. Elswick

December 24, 2023

William L. Elswick, affectionately known as Lee, 43, of Hawley, PA passed away Sunday evening at Wayne Memorial Hospital after a long illness. Born in Martin KY, he was the son of William Bennett Elswick and Denise Magnotta.  He attended and ...
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Betty Layland Stoner

December 20, 2023

Betty Layland Stoner,73, of Maplewood, passed away Wednesday, December 20,2023 at home surrounded by family. She is survived by her husband of 39 years Kenneth Stoner. Born in Williamsport Pa she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Elizabeth (L...

Randall A. Repsher

December 19, 2023

Randy Repsher Sr. passed away on December 19th after battling cancer, with his wife, Ginger and son, Randy Jr. by his side.   Born in Hawley to the late Henry Repsher and Arline Stoquert Repsher, Randy served as a firefighter for Hawley Bo...

Carol Elkins Thomas, R.N.

December 15, 2023

Carol E. Thomas, R.N. December 15, 2023 Carol Elkins Thomas, Sterling Twp., died Friday in the Julia Ribaudo Extended Care Center after an illness.   Her husband is W. Alan Thomas. Born 1946, in Wellsburg, West Virginia she was the daughter of t...

Eileen M. Lee

December 10, 2023

Eileen M. Lee (65) of Lake Ariel passed away on December 10, 2023 at Julia Ribaudo Nursing Home, Lake Ariel, after a lengthy illness.  Born December 28, 1957 in Brooklyn, NY, she was daughter of the late James Telesco and the former Gretta McLean. ...

Mary C. Weidhaas

December 8, 2023

Mary C. Weidhaas (79) of Hawley, PA passed away on December 8, 2023 Saint Luke’s Hospital, Bethlehem, after an illness.  Born September 15, 1944 in Philadelphia, PA, she was daughter of the late Thomas Reed and the former Anna Daugherty. Before h...

Diego J. Allen

December 5, 2023

Diego J. Allen (62) of Lake Ariel passed away on December 5, 2023 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale.  Born in Bangor, ME, he was the Son of the late Arthur and Minnie Allen and was educated in Maine public schools before attending trade school a...
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June A. House

December 4, 2023

June A. House, South Canaan, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Monday morning in the Geisinger Community Medical Center after a brief illness.   Her husband Carl was by her side, having been married for 67 years serving the Lord to...
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Ronald D. Heater

November 29, 2023

Ronald D. Heater November 29, 2023 Ronald D. Heater, Honesdale, passed away early Wednesday morning at home surrounded by his family.   His wife, Nancy Chapman Heater passed away in 1972.  Upon Nancy’s passing, Ron met and subsequently marri...

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Walter J Barhight

November 19, 2023

Walter J. Barhight, 96, a proud lifelong resident of Wayne Street in Carbondale, died Sunday morning at the home of his daughter in Scott Township.  His beloved wife, Marion Morgan Barhight died November 15, 2019.  The couple was married in 1951. ...
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James J. Mostowski

November 15, 2023

James J. Mostowski, Jr., 48, Carbondale, died early Wednesday morning after being stricken ill at home. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of Laura Bronson Mostowski and her fiancé Lou Darvalics of South Canaan and the late James J. Mostowski, Sr...

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James Albert Caruth

November 13, 2023

James “Albert” Caruth, 92, Sterling, passed away peacefully Monday afternoon at his home.  His wife Patricia Louise Caruth passed away April 8, 2023.The couple was married on May 15, 1957. Born November 8, 1931, in Scranton, he was th...
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Thomas Neary

November 8, 2023

Thomas Neary, 74, of Newfoundland, known as “Tom-Cat” in the larger cities where he worked, passed away on Wednesday, November 8 at home. Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1949, he was the son of the late Michael and Dorothy Neary and was educated in ...

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James Kobesky

November 7, 2023

James “Jim” Kobesky, 90, Crystal River, Florida, passed away Tuesday in Florida. Born 1933 in Lake Ariel, PA he was the son of the late Stanley and Mary Case Kobesky.   He was a graduate of the former Lake Consolidated School, and he was of ...
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Katherine Lane

October 29, 2023

Katherine Ann Lane October 29, 2023 Katherine Ann Lane, 78, of the Hideout, Lake Ariel died Sunday at home following an illness. Her husband of 40 years is Thomas Lane. Born in Manhattan, NY, daughter of the late Edison and Peggy Rice, she was a g...

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Ralph Maines

October 24, 2023

Ralph Maines, 81, of Newfoundland, known to most as "Pete," passed away at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore with his beloved wife of 24 years, Deborah, by his side. Born October 18, 1942 in Honesdale, PA, he was the son of the lat...

Juliana Romaniw

October 18, 2023

Juliana Romaniw   October 18, 2023   Juliana Romaniw, formerly of Clifton NJ, died Wednesday morning at Tiffany Court in Kingston, PA. Her husband was the late Harry Romaniw who died in 1997.    Born in Czechoslovakia, she was the daughter ...

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Thomas Lisowski

October 15, 2023

Thomas Lisowski of Lake Ariel, passed away Sunday, October 15 at Regional Hospital of Scranton surrounded by his loving children.  He joined his wife of 35 years, Sharon Lisowski in heaven. Born in Newark, NJ, raised in Avoca, Pa.  He was the son ...

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Ronald C. Rosengrant

October 14, 2023

Ronald C. Rosengrant, Lake Henry, died Saturday in the Geisinger Community Medical Center after an illness.  His wife of  31 years is Penny Burdge Rosengrant. Born in Lake Ariel, he was the son of the late Walter and Florence Sashe Rosengrant. ...

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William J. Miller, Sr.

October 13, 2023

William J. Miller, Sr. October 13, 2023 William J. Miller, Sr., of S. Canaan, died Friday morning at the home of his daughter in Richmond, VA. His beloved wife, Janice Helen Miller, preceded him in death in 1995. Born in Walkill, NY, he was the s...
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Martha Hall Grason

October 5, 2023

Martha Grason, 92, Hamlin, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on October 5, 2023.  She was the widow of Donald Grason.   Born 1931 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late William and Evelyn Robinson Hall.  Ma...
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Robert Brian Gallinot

October 4, 2023

Robert Brian Gallinot, beloved son of Joan Gallinot and the late Thomas C. Gallinot, was born in Carbondale, PA on May 27, 1972.  He unexpectedly departed his journey of life on October 4, 2023 at Wayne Memorial Hospital.  Robert was a loving and a...

Diane Reilly

September 30, 2023

Diane Reilly passed away peacefully on September 30, 2023.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael Reilly. Diane was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1954 and was the daughter of the late Rudolph Burger and Lorraine Whalen. She was a 197...

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