Valley View High School Remembers
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Tuesday, January 18, 2022
John M. Melnick
John M. Melnick, 63, of Scott Twp., passed away peacefully Monday morning at Wesley Village Assisted Living in Pittston. His loving wife of 36 years is the former Janet Derenick. Born in Scranton, son of the late John and Ann Grabowsky Melnick, he was a graduate of Valley View High... Read More
John J Turko & Sons Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times from Jan. 18 to Jan. 19, 2022.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Joseph "Hunky" Doherty
Joseph "Hunky" Doherty, 62, formerly of Archbald, passed away Sunday, Nov. 7, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton. Joe was born in Scranton, Pa., on Aug. 28, 1959, son of the late Frank and Theresa (Merrick) Doherty. He was a graduate of Valley View High School and Johnson... Read More
Harrison Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 10, 2021.
Sunday, October 24, 2021
Scott Allen Cherkas (Gooch)
Scott (Gooch) Cherkas, 53, of Dunmore, passed away on Friday, Oct. 22, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, after a sudden heart episode. Scott was born in Scranton, Pa., to Morris and Mary Rae Cherkas on June 17, 1968. He graduated from Valley View High School in 1987. He worked... Read More
Mcgoff-Hughes Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Oct. 24, 2021.
Friday, October 8, 2021
Cathy Spegar Laniewski
Cathy Spegar Laniewski, 58, of Scott Twp., died peacefully Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, surrounded by her family at Geisinger CMC, Scranton, of complications of celiac disease. She is survived by her husband of 38 years, Gary Laniewski. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of William... Read More
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times on Oct. 8, 2021.
Saturday, October 2, 2021
William A. Strumsky
William A. Strumsky, 60, of Jessup, died Sept. 25 at Geisinger CMC. Born in Scinon, France, he was the son of the late SFC William J. Strumsky, U.S. Army (retired) and Stasia Strumsky (Jablonowski). Bill was a 1979 graduate of Valley View High School. He received a B.S. from the... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Oct. 2, 2021.
Friday, August 13, 2021
Amanda Susan Danylak
Amanda Susan Danylak, 38, of Olyphant, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday afternoon at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. Born in Scranton, daughter of George and Carol Giambrone Danylak, Jessup, she was a graduate of Valley View High School, and a member of SS. Cyril... Read More
John J Turko & Sons Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times on Aug. 13, 2021.
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Bernard A. Condida Jr.
Bernard A. Condida Jr., 56, of Carbondale, died Thursday afternoon at home. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Bernard Sr. and Sylvia Stevensky Condida. Bernie was a graduate of Valley View High School and was self-employed. He was the owner and operator of Bruno Tree... Read More
James M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Aug. 10, 2021.
Monday, July 19, 2021
Brandon M. "Bcal" Calvey
Brandon "Bcal" M. Calvey, 28, of Blakely, passed away Thursday at home unexpectedly. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Erin Roman, of Jermyn, and John J. Calvey and companion, Dawn Telesha, of Clarks Summit. He was a graduate of Valley View High School and Johnson College, where... Read More
James M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Jul. 19, 2021.
Sunday, July 18, 2021
Brandon M. Calvey
Brandon Calvey's passing has been publicly announced by Louis M Margotta Funeral Home in Jessup, PA. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Brandon in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Louis M Margotta... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Louis M Margotta Funeral Home on Jul. 18, 2021.
Monday, July 5, 2021
Michael J. Marek Jr.
Michael J. Marek Jr., 45, of Throop, formerly of Jessup, passed away Friday, July 2, 2021, at Hospice of Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after a 24-year-long courageous battle with renal disease and calciphylaxis. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Sharon (Blasko) Marek, Jessup, and the... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Jul. 5, 2021.
Monday, June 28, 2021
Anthony N. Polanin Jr.
Anthony N. Polanin Jr., 41, of Peckville, died on Thursday, June 24, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Medical Center. He was the son of Michelle Carone and Anthony Polanin. Anthony was a graduate of Valley View High School and he worked in the warehouse industry. With the approach of the... Read More
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times on Jun. 28, 2021.
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Anne Sharpe Runco
Anne Sharpe Runco, 66, of Throop, died Thursday at Allied Hospice Center after long-term health conditions. She was the widow of Louis Runco, who died April 2, 2010. Born in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Bernadine Tedesco Sharpe. She was a graduate of Valley... Read More
Albini Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Jun. 19 to Jun. 20, 2021.
Friday, June 4, 2021
Jason Narcavage
Jason Narcavage, 45, of Archbald, died May 21 at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, after a long battle with addiction. Born in Scranton on Sept. 10, 1975, a son of Bernard Narcavage, of Archbald, and the late Mary Narcavage, he was a graduate of Valley View High School... Read More
Harrison Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Jun. 4, 2021.
Thursday, May 13, 2021
Leah Marie Burke
Leah Marie Burke, 20, of Eynon, died Saturday at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of Jim and Amy Burke. She was a 2019 graduate of Valley View High School in Archbald. While at Valley View, she was a three-year member of the National Honor... Read More
Harrison Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on May 13, 2021.
Monday, April 26, 2021
Rhonda Fabri
Rhonda Fabri's passing has been publicly announced by Albini Funeral Home in Jessup, PA. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Rhonda in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Albini Funeral Home website. Read More
Albini Funeral Home
Published in Albini Funeral Home on Apr. 26, 2021.
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Garret Yagelski
Garret Yagelski, 26, of Jessup, passed away Saturday, April 10. Born in Scranton, Pa., he was the son of Gary and Kimberly Fagnani-Yagelski, Jessup. He was a graduate of Valley View High School, class of 2013, and Temple University, class of 2017. He received his B.S. degree in marketing... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2021.
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Renee Ann Dobrowski
Renee Ann Dobrowski, 66, of Archbald, died Monday evening at Geisinger Community Medical Center with her husband and children by her side. Born in Scranton, Renee was the daughter of Alex and Anna Castelli Boris, both of Archbald. Renee was a graduate of Valley View High School,... Read More
James M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 8, 2021.
Rhonda M. Fabri
Rhonda M. Fabri of Jessup passed on to heaven Tuesday, April 6, 2021, after a long battle with cancer. Her companion of 21 years is Tony Vicaretti and they shared a great life together. Born in Jessup, she was the daughter of the late Armand Sr. and Margaret Skinta Fabri. Rhonda... Read More
Albini Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 8, 2021.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Cheryl Coccetti Rumford
Cheryl Coccetti Rumford, 59, of Eynon, passed away peacefully Monday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. Born in Scranton on Nov. 3, 1961, she was the daughter of the late Allen and Bette Banks Coccetti. She was a member of the Blakely Baptist Church and was a graduate of... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Mar. 24 to Mar. 25, 2021.
Saturday, March 20, 2021
Kenneth P. Finley
Kenneth P. Finley, 58, of Peckville, passed into our Lord's hands at home in the arms of his loving wife, Marie Matala Finley. They were married 34 years. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of Jean Oster Finley and the late Rev. Robert Finley. Ken was a 1980 graduate of Valley... Read More
Louis J. Rapoch Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 20, 2021.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Scott T. Jackson
Scott T. Jackson, 55, of Blakely, died Monday at Moses Taylor Hospital. His loving wife is the former Catherine M. Fueller. The couple would have celebrated 26 years of marriage on April 22. Born Nov. 26, 1965, in Peckville, son of Gayle Hasley Jackson, Blakely, and the late Thomas... Read More
Kearney Funeral Homes
Published in Scranton Times from Feb. 24 to Feb. 25, 2021.
Saturday, February 20, 2021
Michael Scott Lucsky
Michael Scott Lucsky, 48, of Jefferson Twp., died Monday. His wife of 17 years is the former Robin Troiani. Born in Miami, Fla., he was the son of Nancy Bohn Lucsky Soter and stepfather, Michael Soter, Elmhurst; and the late Michael Lucsky. A graduate of Valley View High School,... Read More
Albini Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Feb. 20, 2021.
Thursday, February 18, 2021
James R. Topa
James R. Topa, 48, of Olyphant, died Monday at home. Born in Peckville, he was the son of John and Antoinette Piersimoni Topa, South Abington Twp. A graduate of Valley View High School, class of 1990, he received an associate degree from Lackawanna College and was employed at Tobyhanna... Read More
James M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Feb. 18 to Feb. 19, 2021.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
John Anthony Sobieski D.C.P.D.
John Anthony Sobieski, D.C.P.D., 50, of Dickson City, died Monday at Allied Hospice, Scranton, after a long and very courageous battle with cancer. Born in Scranton, he was the son of John R. Sobieski, Blakely, and MaryAnn Domenick and husband, Parry, Dickson City. He was the stepson... Read More
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times from Feb. 17 to Feb. 18, 2021.
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Claudine Marie Youshock
Claudine M. Youshock, 55, of Olyphant, died Saturday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after a brief illness. Born in Scranton, daughter of the late John Jr. and Joyce Ann Dando Youshock, she was a lifelong resident of Olyphant. She was a graduate of Valley View High School... Read More
Hudak-O'Shea Funeral Home, Inc. - Olyphant
Published in Hudak-O'Shea Funeral Home, Inc. - Olyphant on Feb. 11, 2021.
Saturday, February 6, 2021
Francis R. Munley
Francis R. Munley, 54, of Jessup, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Geisinger CMC, Scranton. He was the husband of Susan (Knapp) Munley. They would have celebrated 11 years of marriage in April. Francis was born in Carbondale on June 29, 1966, a son of James Munley of Taylor and the late... Read More
Harrison Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Feb. 6 to Feb. 7, 2021.
Friday, January 29, 2021
Christine Armezzani
Christine Armezzani, 50, of Archbald, died Thursday at home. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of Albert and Patricia Morgan Armezzani, Peckville. She was a graduate of Valley View High School, class of 1989, and attended Penn State University. Christine was a kind and loving... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Jan. 29 to Jan. 30, 2021.
Saturday, January 23, 2021
Gail Kunda
Gail Kunda, 64, Moscow, peacefully entered into eternal rest Jan. 21, 2021, surrounded by her family at Allied Hospice. She was the wife of Bill Kunda. They were married for 38 years. She was the daughter of the late Rinaldo and Atea (Ruspi) Garofoli. She was a graduate of Valley... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2021.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Joseph N. Tracewski
Joseph N. Tracewski of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., died on Jan. 13, 2021, at home. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Laurie Gipson Tracewski (July 22, 2016). He was born in Peckville, Pa., on June 9, 1962, son of the late Henry J. Tracewski Sr. and Irene Shekitka Tracewski. Joe... Read More
Published in Scranton Times from Jan. 20 to Jan. 21, 2021.
Monday, January 11, 2021
Paul Ruby
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Published in Legacy Remembers on Jan. 11, 2021.
Monday, January 4, 2021
Arlene Townsend
Arlene Townsend, 41, of Throop, died Saturday morning surrounded by her family, after a courageous battle with cancer. Her husband of 11 years is Claude Townsend, Throop. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of Martin McDonnell and wife, Patricia, Archbald, and mother, Carol Vitalec... Read More
Published in Scranton Times from Jan. 4 to Jan. 5, 2021.
Saturday, January 2, 2021
Agnes Yankovich Kuhar
Agnes Yankovich Kuhar, 96, a resident at the Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Blakely, died Thursday evening at the center following an illness. There will be a private graveside service on Tuesday at 1 p.m. in St. Tikhon's Monastery Cemetery, South Canaan, by the Very Rev. John... Read More
John J Turko & Sons Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 2, 2021.
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Lawrence "Larry" Vispi
Lawrence "Larry" Vispi, 60, of Jessup, died unexpectedly Christmas morning. His wife of 40 years is the former Judy Guarina. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Donald and Madeline Perechinsky Vispi. He was a graduate of Valley View High School, class of 1978, and attended... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Dec. 29, 2020.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Michael Yaworski
Michael Yaworski, 63, of Port Griffith, Pa., died peacefully at the Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia after an illness. Born in Blakely, son of the late Nicholas and Margaret Wagner Yaworski, he was a graduate of Valley View High School and attended S.S. Cyril & Methodius... Read More
John J Turko & Sons Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times from Dec. 23 to Dec. 24, 2020.
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Brienna-Rae Cruz
Brienna-Rae Cruz, 26, of Jermyn, Pa., after a five-year battle passed away in her home on Oct. 19, 2020. She is survived by her loving mother, Madeline Levy Cruz, of Jermyn, Pa.; her father, Angelo A. Cruz, of Moosic, Pa.; and brothers, Jaeden Alexander Cruz, of Philadelphia; and... Read More
Harrison Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Oct. 20 to Oct. 21, 2020.
Friday, September 4, 2020
Cheryl Ann Ropoch Runco
Cheryl Ann Ropoch Runco died Thursday at her parents home in Eynon after a battle with cancer. Born in Peckville, she was a daughter of Bud and Annmarie Chrzan Ropoch. She was a 1980 graduate of Valley View High School. She attended and was a graduate of Lackawanna Vo-Tech with an... Read More
Louis J. Rapoch Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times from Sep. 4 to Sep. 5, 2020.
Friday, June 5, 2020
Lance Cpl. Christian Michael Reed
Lance Cpl. Christian Michael Reed, 26, formerly of Taylor, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, May 21, 2020, at 7:19 p.m. in San Diego, Calif., due to natural causes. Born in Scranton on May 20, 1994, he was the son of Kelly Reed Odzana, Scranton, and Michael A. Mancini, Peckville... Read More
Semian Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Jun. 5, 2020.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Sharon M. Pfleckl
Sharon M. Pfleckl, 67, of Peckville, entered into eternal rest peacefully on May 17, at home after a lengthy battle with lung cancer. Sharon was the daughter of the late Gerald and Betty Pompey. She was a graduate of Valley View High School and Marywood College. Before her illness... Read More
Robert E Decker Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on May 19, 2020.
David "Strummer" Strumsky
David "Strummer" Strumsky, 53, of Jessup, died Friday at Geisinger Community Medical Center after a brief illness. Born in Nuremberg, Germany, on Dec. 31, 1966, he moved to this country and resided for most of his life in Jessup. He was of the Catholic faith. He graduated from Valley... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on May 19, 2020.
Saturday, April 18, 2020
Joanne Zielinski Abrahams
Joanne Zielinski Abrahams, 58, of Apache Junction, Ariz., and formerly of Archbald, died suddenly at home on April 5. She was the wife of the late Gary Abrahams. Born Aug. 23, 1961, in Peckville, she was a daughter of Rose Marie Zelno Zielinski, Archbald, and the late Joseph Zielinski... Read More
Harrison Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 18, 2020.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Anthony "Tony" Hatala
Tony Hatala, Peckville, passed away April 9 at home. Born in Peckville in 1954, Tony was the son of the late Deacon John R. Hatala and Frances (Swerdak) Hatala. He was first and foremost a kind and generous brother, son, cousin, friend and educator. His family, friends and students... Read More
Robert E Decker Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 14, 2020.
Friday, April 3, 2020
Kevin R. Marion
Kevin R. Marion, 62, of Archbald, died Wednesday morning at Allied Services Hospice Center after a short and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. His loving wife is the former Elizabeth "Sissy" Bojarsky. Born in Peckville, he was the son of the late Peter J. and Phyllis Mercatili... Read More
Louis J. Rapoch Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Apr. 3, 2020.
Sunday, March 22, 2020
Kevin J. Trently
Kevin J. Trently, 57, of Archbald, died Friday at Allied Services Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Peckville, he was the son of Joseph and Sylvia Lipovsky Trently. He was a member of Christ the King Parish, and a graduate of Valley View High School, class of 1981, and Williamsport... Read More
Robert E Decker Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 22, 2020.
Thursday, March 12, 2020
Stanley F. Grigalunas
Stanley F. Grigalunas, 64, of Jessup, died Tuesday at Allied Inpatient Hospice Center after a courageous battle with cancer. His wife, the former Deborah Lark, died in 2012. The couple was married for 35 years at the time of her death. Born in Jessup, son of the late Stanley and Anna... Read More
Louis M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 12, 2020.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Eric P. Kovaleski
Eric P. Kovaleski, 40, of Dickson City, died upon arrival at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, on Feb. 29. He is survived by his wife, the former Kelsey Andrews. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Robert and Nancy Taylor Kovaleski, Blakely, and he was a member of the... Read More
Frank T Mazur Funeral Home Inc
Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 4, 2020.
Sunday, March 1, 2020
Kathleen "Kate" Conway
Spring is a magical experience when nature comes alive and plants and trees begin their rebirth. Kathleen has done just that with her passing on Thursday. This is a happy time for Kate, reuniting with family and her pets. She was the wife of Joseph Conway of Blakely and the couple... Read More
Robert E Decker Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 1, 2020.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Edward "Homer" Homentosky
Edward "Homer" Homentosky, 62, of Peckville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 18, at home. Born in Peckville, he was the son of Marie Janinek Homentosky, Eynon, and the late Joseph "Homer" Homentosky. Ed is survived by his beloved wife and best friend, Lori Homentosky, formerly Lori Rodway... Read More
James M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 22, 2020.
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Ronald V. Wetzel
Ronald V. Wetzel, 58, of Simpson, died Tuesday at Regional Hospital of Scranton. Born in Scranton, he was the son of Lorraine Chorba Munley, Jessup, and the late Raymond Wetzel. He was a 1979 graduate of Valley View High School, and worked as a foreman for Bardane Manufacturing Co... Read More
Joseph W. Scotchlas Funeral Home Inc.
Published in Scranton Times on Dec. 28, 2019.
Monday, November 25, 2019
Claudine M. Youshock
Claudine M. Youshock, 55, of Olyphant, died Saturday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after a brief illness. Born in Scranton, daughter of the late John Jr. and Joyce Ann Dando Youshock, she was a lifelong resident of Olyphant. She was a graduate of Valley View High School... Read More
Hudak-O'Shea Funeral Home, Inc. - Olyphant
Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 25, 2019.
Monday, November 11, 2019
Doug Kanuik
Doug Kanuik, 64, of Peckville, died Friday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton after a brief illness. HIs wife is the former Renee Nanni. The couple celebrated 40 years of marriage on Nov. 2. Born in Scranton, son of Marion Turbolski Kanuik of Blakely and the late Edward Kanuik... Read More
James M Margotta Funeral Home
Published in Scranton Times on Nov. 11, 2019.
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