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April 21, 2018

Elizabeth J. Belles

Elizabeth J. Belles

Glen Lyon, PA

GLEN LYON — Elizabeth J. Belles, 81, of Glen Lyon, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, April 18, 2018, upon admission at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born March 31, 1937, in Nanticoke, she was a daughter of the late Russell and Eleanor (Zaleski) Wallace. She was a...

Susan S. Brandt

Susan S. Brandt

Kingston, PA

KINGSTON — Mrs. Susan S. Brandt, 74, a resident of Kingston, died Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital following a fall at home. Mrs. Brandt was born in Wilkes-Barre, daughter of the late Richard D. and Florence Fraley Howe. She was a graduate of...

Edward J. Jones

Edward J. Jones

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Edward J. Jones, 73, of Wilkes-Barre, died April 16, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. Nicholas Church, 226 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre. Family and friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at St. Nicholas Church. Arrangements by the...

Albert Kurtinitis

Albert Kurtinitis

Dupont, PA

DUPONT — Albert Kurtinitis, 86, of Dupont, died April 19, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Dolores Zielinski Kurtinitis. Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Monday from Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. at...

Mary B. Marshall (Becker)

Mary B. Marshall (Becker)

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Mary B. (Becker) Marshall, 73, of Wilkes-Barre, died April 19, 2018. A full obituary will appear in Tuesday's paper. Memorial service will be 3 p.m. Friday, April, 27, at Wyoming Valley Presbyterian Church, 2 Lockhart St., Wilkes-Barre. Kniffen O'Malley Leffler...

Leona C. Sakowski

Leona C. Sakowski

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Leona C. Sakowski passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at Little Flower Manor, Wilkes-Barre. Born May 27, 1927, in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late Stanley and Josephine Wojcik Kiszka Sr. Leona was a 1945 graduate of Wilkes-Barre Township High...

Betty M. Zukosky

Betty M. Zukosky

Swoyersville, PA

SWOYERSVILLE — Betty M. Zukosky, 94, of Swoyersville, died April 19, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday in Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 116 Hughes St., Swoyersville. There will be no public calling hours. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the...

April 20, 2018

Janice L. Daily (Arnold)

Janice L. Daily (Arnold)

Wapwallopen, PA

WAPWALLOPEN — Janice L. (Arnold) Daily, 82, of Wapwallopen, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at Berwick Hospital Center. Born Sept. 21, 1935, in Slocum Township, she was the daughter of the late Howard W. and Dorothy J. (Jones) Arnold. She was a graduate of Newport...

Daisy M. Eichhorn

Daisy M. Eichhorn

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Daisy M. Eichhorn, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018, at her home. Born April 3, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Thomas Henry and Anna Mae Metzing Yelland. Daisy attended Wilkes-Barre Township High School, and was employed for over 25...

Jeffrey R. Felczuk

Jeffrey R. Felczuk

Moosic, PA

MOOSIC — Jeffrey R. Felczuk, 55, of Moosic, died April 15, 2018. Mass will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of Saint Gregory, Clarks Green. There will be no public calling hours. The Palermo & Zawacki Funeral Home Inc., Old Forge, is in charge of arrangements.

Joseph F. McKeown

Joseph F. McKeown

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Joseph F. McKeown, 82, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2018, surrounded by his family, at the Celtic Hospice Inpatient Unit at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre. He was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of the late Joseph A. and Ruth A. (Jenkins)...

Donna Marie Miller

Donna Marie Miller

Pittston, PA

PITTSTON — Donna Marie Miller, 56, of Pittston, passed away April 14, 2018, at home surrounded by family. Her husband of 34 years is Richard Miller. Born in Taylor, she was the daughter of Jean Kanuik-Kelch and stepdaughter of Gene Kelch. She was a graduate of Riverside...

Joann Richardson

Joann Richardson

Freeland, PA

FREELAND — Joann Richardson, 81, of Freeland, passed away April 17, 2018, in Wilkes-Barre. Born April 17, 1937, in Phillipsburg, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Paul Rumore and Frances Marina Rumore. Mrs. Richardson was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She...

Anna Rose Berry Thomas

Anna Rose Berry Thomas

Ashley, PA

ASHLEY — Anna Rose Berry Thomas, 91, formerly of Fall Street, Ashley, died Tuesday afternoon, April 17, 2018, at Little Flower Manor, with her family by her side. She was born Aug. 30, 1926, daughter of the late Patrick and Anna Murphy Berry. She was a graduate of St. Leo's...

Linda Ann Washney

Linda Ann Washney

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE— Linda Ann Washney, 58, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at her home. She was born in Wilkes-Barre on Nov. 23, 1959, a daughter of the late Michael and Patricia Schinse Washney. She was a graduate of James M. Coughlin High School,...

April 19, 2018

Stanley J. Cooper Jr.

Stanley J. Cooper Jr.

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Stanley J. Cooper Jr., 93, of Wilkes-Barre and formerly of Larksville, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Stanley was born in Larksville on Aug. 28, 1924. He was the son of the late Stanley J. Cooper Sr. and the former...

Joseph J. Czeck

Joseph J. Czeck

Glen Lyon, PA

GLEN LYON — Joseph J. Czeck, 93, formerly of Glen Lyon, passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the Guardian Elder Care Center, Sheatown. Funeral services will be held at 9:15 a.m. Saturday from the Earl W. Lohman Funeral Home Inc., 14 W. Green St., Nanticoke, with a Mass...

Maryann J. Frank

Maryann J. Frank

Plains Township, PA

PLAINS TWP. — Maryann J. Frank, 81, of Plains Township, died April 18, 2018. Funeral will be held 9:15 a.m. Saturday at the Corcoran Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Main St., Plains, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 116 Hughes St.,...

Hope L. Hodgen

Hope L. Hodgen

Kingston, PA

KINGSTON — Hope L. Hodgen, 83, of East Vaughn Street, Kingston, died on Saturday evening, April 14, 2018, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born in Kingston, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Joy Robacker Faust. She graduated from Kingston High School....

Helen M. Jacolik

Helen M. Jacolik

Luzerne, PA

LUZERNE — Helen M. Jacolik, 97, formerly of Luzerne, passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Little Flower Manor, Wilkes-Barre, with her family at her side. Born in Swoyersville, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Beny Hilla. She attended Swoyersville...

James M. Kozloski

James M. Kozloski

Harding, PA

HARDING — James M. Kozloski, 89, of Harding, passed away Tuesday night, April 17, 2018, at the Village at Greenbriar, Dallas. He is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Bernadine Puskar Kozloski. Born on Dec. 5, 1928, in Pittston, he was the son of the late Joseph and...

Betty Jane Novak

Betty Jane Novak

Avoca, PA

AVOCA — Betty Jane "Elizabeth" (Albosta) Novak, 88, of Avoca, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018, at her home. Born in Avoca on Dec. 5, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Krzyscin) Albosta. Betty Jane was raised by her grandparents, Joseph and Catherine...

Carole Louise O'Malia

Carole Louise O'Malia

Calabasas, CA

CALABASAS, Calilf. — It is with sadness that the family of Carole Louise O'Malia announces her passing on March 16, 2018, after a brief illness. Carole, who died 17 months to the day after Tom O'Malia, her husband of 53 years, is survived by her daughters, Erin O'Malia...

Anna Rose Berry Thomas

Anna Rose Berry Thomas

Ashley, PA

ASHLEY — Anna Rose Berry Thomas, 91, of Ashley, died April 17, 2018. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday from the Lehman Family Funeral Service Inc. 689 Hazle Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. in St. Leo's/Holy Rosary Parish Church,...

Judith Ann Williams

Judith Ann Williams

Hunlock Creek, PA

HUNLOCK CREEK — Judith Ann Williams, 74, of Hunlock Creek, passed from this life on Monday, April 16, 2018, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital after many years of health problems. She was born in Mooretown on Aug. 13, 1943, and was the daughter of the late C. George and Alma...

April 18, 2018

Rose Mischianti Argiro

Rose Mischianti Argiro

Old Forge, PA

OLD FORGE — Rose Mischianti Argiro, 97, of Old Forge, died April 16, 2018. The funeral will be 9 a.m. Saturday from Ferri & Gillette Funeral Services LLC, 522 Fallon St., Old Forge, to Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Mary's Church, Old Forge. Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at...

John J. Baronski

John J. Baronski

Old Forge, PA

OLD FORGE — John J. Baronski Sr., 58, of Old Forge, died April 16, 2018. Surviving is his wife, Joann Valencia Baronski. Funeral services will be held 9 a.m. Saturday from the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge, with a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian...

Margaret L. Filbert

Margaret L. Filbert

Slocum Township, PA

SLOCUM TWP. — Margaret L. Filbert, 77, of Slocum Township, passed away on Sunday morning, March 25, 2018, at Smith Health Care, Mountain Top, surrounded by her loving church family. Born in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 8, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Rose A. (Keto) Roth....

John Howard Joseph "Jay" Frantz

John Howard Joseph "Jay" Frantz

Mercersburg, PA

MERCERSBURG — John "Jay" Howard Joseph Frantz , 77, of Mercersburg, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018, at his home. Born Saturday, April 12, 1941, in Kingston, he was the son of the late John Joseph Frantz and the late Bernadine Marie (Howard) Frantz. Jay retired in 2011...

Robert Thomas Hubbard Sr.

Robert Thomas Hubbard Sr.

Wilkes-Barre Township, PA

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Robert Thomas Hubbard Sr., 60, passed away peacefully at home on April 8, 2018, in Wilkes-Barre Township. He is survived by his son, daughter-in-law; two grandchildren; two brothers; a twin sister; and his parents. He will be missed by family and friends....

Published in Times Leader from Apr. 17 to Apr. 18, 2018.

Jeff E. Seeben

Jeff E. Seeben

Forty Fort, PA

FORTY FORT — Jeff E. Seeben, 60, of Forty Fort, passed away at his home on Friday, April 13, 2018. Jeff was born in Wilkes-Barre. He was the son of the late Edwards C. and Meryl Evans Seeben. Jeff attended Wyoming Valley West High School, Luzerne County Community College...

Mary Josephine Williams

Mary Josephine Williams

Dallas, PA

DALLAS — Mary Josephine Williams, 82, of Dallas, beloved wife of Jack Williams, passed away on March 31, 2018, in Wilkes-Barre. Born July 31, 1935, in the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, Mary was the daughter of the late Anthony and Elizabeth Zeto. A Coughlin High School...

April 17, 2018

Donald Compton

Donald Compton

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Firefighter Donald Compton (retired) died Sunday, April 15, 2018, at his home, following an illness. Mr. Compton had been a Wilkes-Barre City Firefighter for 25 years, and retired in 2000. He was stationed at the Fire Headquarters, East Ross Street, for most...

Mark V. Estock

Mark V. Estock

Spokane, WA

SPOKANE, Wash. — Mark V. Estock, of Spokane, Wash., passed away at his home Sunday, April 8, 2018, after a 10-year battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving family. Mark was born in Kingston, son of the late Valentine and Wanda (Warakomski) Estock. He was a 1964...

Peter J. Franko Jr.

Peter J. Franko Jr.

Factoryville, PA

FACTORYVILLE — Peter J. Franko Jr., of Factoryville, died unexpectedly on Saturday, April, 14, 2018, at Geisinger CMC Hospital with his family by his side. His wife is the former Gail Harvey. He was born on Feb. 27, 1961, in Pittston, son of Peter J. and Carol Ann Romanoski...

William S. "Whitey" Gola

William S. "Whitey" Gola

Kingston, PA

KINGSTON — William S. "Whitey" Gola, 83, of Kingston, passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. He was born on May 16, 1934, a son of the late John and Julia Barna Gola. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann, in 2012. William is survived by his daughter, Cheryl...

Lorraine E. Masi

Lorraine E. Masi

Wilkes-Barre, PA

WILKES-BARRE — Lorraine E. Masi, 62, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Lorraine was born in Wilkes-Barre on May 4, 1955. She was the daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Brown) Bower. Lorraine had a deep love for animals,...

Frank Stark

Frank Stark

Langhorne, PA

LANGHORNE — Frank Stark, of Langhorne, died Sunday evening, April 15, 2018, at home. He was born, raised and lived in Kingston. He was the son of the late Martin and Rose Roth Stark and was a graduate of Kingston High School and University of Michigan, with his bachelor's...

Mary Jane Wrubel

Mary Jane Wrubel

Pittston Twp., PA

PITTSTON TWP. — Mary Jane Wrubel, 92, of Pittston Township, died April 15, 2018. Mass of Christian burial will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Queen of the Apostles Parish Church, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca. Friends may call from 10 a.m. Thursday until time of Mass. Arrangements are...

April 16, 2018

Walter J. Cooper

Walter J. Cooper

Sheatown, PA

SHEATOWN — Walter J. Cooper, 88, of Sheatown, Newport Township, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, April 14, 2018, at his home. He was a U.S. Army veteran and was employed by Western Union for many years and was best known as a waiter at the Centre Inn, Newport...

Deborah Susan Macri

Deborah Susan Macri

Mountain Top, PA

MOUNTAIN TOP — Deborah Susan "Debbie" (Gabriel) Macri, 63, of Mountain Top, passed recently. Memorial funeral service will be held 7 p.m. Wednesday from the John V. Morris Family Funeral Homes Inc., 281 E. Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre. Visitation 5p.m. until the time of...

Richard M. Musko

Richard M. Musko

Plains Township, PA

PLAINS TWP. — Richard M. Musko, of Plains Township, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born June 1, 1961, in Wilkes-Barre, he was a son of Dick and Dolores Cullen Musko of Wilkes-Barre. Richard attended...

Taft Anthony Truska Jr.

Taft Anthony Truska Jr.

Harveys Lake, PA

HARVEYS LAKE — Taft Anthony Truska Jr., 89, of Harveys Lake, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018, at the Meadows Nursing Center, Dallas. He was born in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 19, 1929, and was the son of the late Taft A. Sr. and Margaret Rutkowski Truska. Taft and his wife,...

April 15, 2018

John E. Chmiola Sr.

John E. Chmiola Sr.

Mountain Top, PA

MOUNTAIN TOP — John E. Chmiola Sr., 78, of Mountain Top, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late John J. and Stella Sproch Chmiola and was employed as a welder. He was a...

Harold F. Keating (Harry) Jr.

Harold F. Keating (Harry) Jr.

Taylor, PA

TAYLOR — Harold (Harry) F. Keating Jr., 71, of Taylor, died April 13, 2018. Blessing service 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge. Relatives and friends may pay their respects 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Judith Ann "Judy" Letteer

Judith Ann "Judy" Letteer

Plymouth, PA

PLYMOUTH — Judith Ann Letteer "Judy" was called home to our Lord on Thursday, April 12, 2018. Born July 10, 1942, to the late Clara Evans and the late George Alden, Judy, to all who knew her, was a unique and caring individual who touched all she met. She married Joseph...

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