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Floriann Jane Albert
Floriann Jane Albert, 84, formerly of the Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre and currently of Forty Fort, passed into heaven in the early morning hours on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, while under the compassionate care of Allied Services Hospice Center, Wilkes-Barre. Floriann was born...Read More
Yanaitis Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Kierstyn Evans
Kierstyn Evans of Harveys Lake passed away Friday, July 30 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was Born in Kingston, daughter of George Reade Sr. and Sharon Benkoski. Surviving are her husband Robert, children Kaylee and Mason, sisters Brandy Benkoski, Devin Costa and...Read More
Lehman & Gregory Funeral Home Inc
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Claudine Lyster Jarick
DENNISON TWP. — Claudine Lyster Jarick, 94, of Dennison Twp., died, July 29, 2021. Funeral service will be on Friday, August 6, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. from the Lehman Family Funeral Service, Inc. 403 Berwick St., White Haven, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Patrick's...Read More
Lehman Family Funeral Service, Inc. -- White Haven
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Mary A. Kaytrosh
Mary A. Kaytrosh of Newtown Square, Pa. passed away peacefully on Friday, July 30, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on September 21, 1919 in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. She was the daughter of the late George and Katherine (Anderovsky) Dennis. Mary had served as the Assistant...Read More
Stretch Funeral Home - Havertown
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Mirna Mackay
SHAVERTOWN — Mirna E. Mackay, 55, of Shavertown, died, August 2, 2021. She is survived by her husband, Scott Mackay. Funeral Services will be held Friday, August 6, at 1 p.m. at Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home, Inc., 140 N. Main St., Shavertown. Friends may call from noon until time...Read More
Snowdon Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Ellen Magalski
DURYEA — Ellen Magalski, 76, of Duryea, died, July 7, 2021. A memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday, Aug. 7, 2021, at 10 a.m. in St. Maria Goretti Church, 42 Redwood Drive, Laflin. Arrangements are by Adonizio Funeral Home, LLC.Read More
Adonizio Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Frank Mager
Frank Mager, 91, of Kingston, died on Saturday evening, July 31, 2021, Born in Newport Township, he was the son of the late John and Blanche Maguda and served his country proudly in the United States Army and Marines. He was a member of Temple B'nai B'rith, the Carpenters Union and...Read More
Rosenberg Funeral Chapel - Wilkes Barre
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Robert Matrunich
PITTSTON — Robert J. " Bob" Matrunich, 78, of Pittston, died August 2, 2021. Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Baloga Funeral Home, Inc. 1201 Main St., Pittston (Port Griffith).Read More
Baloga Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
John Mikels
TAYLOR — John Mikels, 34, formerly of Taylor, died August 1, 2021. Pending arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main St., Old Forge.Read More
Kearney Funeral Homes
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Richard W. Mills
WILKES-BARRE — Richard W. Mills, Sr., 63 of Wilkes-Barre, died, August 3, 2021. All arrangements were conducted privately by Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services, 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre.Read More
Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Cheryl L. Miskiel
DALLAS — Cheryl L. Miskiel, 69, died August 3, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be planned at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of The Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, PA 18612.Read More
Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Joseph Olenick
JENKINS TWP. — Joseph Olenick, 47, of Jenkins Twp., died, August 2, 2021. Family and friends are invited to a memorial visitation on Saturday, August 7, 2021, from 9 - 11 a.m. at Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke.Read More
Kearney Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Robert Perschau
WILKES-BARRE — Robert W. Perschau, Sr., 80, of Wilkes-Barre, died, July 26, 2021. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family from the Daniel J. Hughes Funeral & Cremation Service, Wilkes-Barre.Read More
Daniel J. Hughes Funeral & Cremation Service
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Thomas J. Lanza and Theresa Tempalski Jr.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Thomas J. Lanza Jr., who passed on April 4, 2020, and his mother-in-law Theresa Tempalski, who passed on May 20,2020. Mass has been scheduled for Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 12 p.m. in Saint Andre Bessette Parish, 668 North...Read More
Yanaitis Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Carol Christine VanWhy
Carol Christine VanWhy of Wilkes-Barre passed into the arms of our Lord on August 2, 2021 in her home after a short illness. She was born in Plymouth, Pa. on June 12, 1940 to parents Mary and Stanley Rollo. She was educated in the Larksville schools and graduated in 1958 from Larksville...Read More
Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 5, 2021.
Bernard Vitale
Memorial funeral services for Mr. Bernard T. Vitale Sr. will be conducted on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at 10 a.m. in the Parish of Saint Andre Bessette, 668 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Arrangements are by John V. Morris Family Funeral Homes Inc.Read More
John V .Morris Family Funeral Homes - North Wilkes-Barre
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
James Weber
James P. Weber Sr. 85, of Noxen passed away Friday morning, on July 30, 2021, in the Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dallas. Born in Wilkes-Barre he was the son of the late Maxwell and Ella (Root) Weber. He was educated in the Noxen schools before entering the US Air Force...Read More
Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2021.
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LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
Dennis P. Clarke
Dennis P. Clarke, 67, of Hanover Township, had been battling cancer recently, yet died unexpectedly on July 31, 2021 while vacationing in Tennessee. Born February 14, 1954, in Wilkes-Barre, he was a son of the late James F. and Ann Marie Collins Clarke. Dennis was a graduate of J.M....Read More
McLaughlin's - The Family Funeral Service
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Maryann Bath
WILKES-BARRE — Maryann Bath died August 2, 2021. A service will be held on Thursday at 8 p.m. at the Howell-Lussi Funeral Home Inc., at 509 Wyoming Ave., West Pittston. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until the service time at 8 p.m. at the funeral home.Read More
Howell-Lussi Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
John P. "Jack" Ermel
DUPONT — John P. "Jack" Ermel, 83, of Dupont, died August 3, 2021. Funeral arrangements are pending with Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc. 255 McAlpine St., Duryea.Read More
Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Mary Ann Kelly
LAS VEGAS — Mary Ann (Kraynick) Kelly, 83, of Las Vegas, Nev., died January 5, 2021. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, August 6, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Queen Of The Apostles Parish Church, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca. Friends may call for visitation on Friday morning August...Read More
Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Marion McGeever
MOUNTAIN TOP — Marion E. McGeever, of Mountain Top, died August 2, 2021. Arrangements are being finalized by Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation, 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top.Read More
Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Joseph Olenick
JENKINS TWP. — Joseph Olenick, 47, of Jenkins Twp., died August 2, 2021. Arrangements for a Saturday memorial service are pending from Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke.Read More
Kearney Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Joseph K. Osiecki
DORRANCE TWP. — Joseph K. Osiecki, 83, of Dorrance Twp., died, July 31, 2021. He is survived by his wife Joanne A. (Yedlock) Osiecki. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in St. Jude Parish, Mountain Top.Memorial calling hours will be on Friday...Read More
George A Strish Inc Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Stephen J. Rosiak
WILKES-BARRE — Stephen J. Rosiak, 61, of Wilkes-Barre, died July 31, 2021. Services will be held on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Kniffen O'Malley Leffler Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc., 465 S. Main St. Wilkes-Barre. Friends may call Friday, August 6, 2021, from 5-7...Read More
Kniffen O'Malley Leffler Funeral and Cremation Services, INC.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Mary R. Schuler
HARVEYS LAKE — Mary R. Schuler, 97, of Harveys Lake, passed away peacefully Friday, July 30, 2021, at Mercy Center, Dallas. Mary was born in Edwardsville, the daughter of the late Robert R. and Mary Beretsky Roberts. She graduated from Edwardsville High School and the Wilkes-Barre...Read More
Snowdon Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Lt. Colonel Stanley E. Smith
Lt. Colonel Stanley E. Smith, 91, of Hummelstown, Pa., died August 1, 2021. He was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., the son of the late Stanley J. Smith and Helen M. Smith. He graduated from Plymouth High School in 1949. In 1948, Stan joined the 109th Field Artillery, Pennsylvania National...Read More
Neill Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Bernard T. Vitale
GLEN LYON — Bernard T. "Pop" Vitale Sr., 74, of Glen Lyon, died Aug. 3, 2021. Funeral arrangements are in the care of and will be announced from the John V. Morris Family Funeral Home Inc., 625 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre.Read More
John V .Morris Family Funeral Homes - North Wilkes-Barre
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
LOCAL SPOTLIGHT
John E. Reese Jr.
WILKES-BARRE — John E. Reese Jr., 75, of the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, passed away peacefully at his home on July 29, 2021. He was born June 18, 1946, in Greensburg, a son of the late John E. and Wanda Sias Reese. John was a Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War where he...Read More
E. Blake Collins Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Patricia L. Blaum
HAWLEY — Patricia L. Blaum, 71, of Hawley, passed away Saturday morning, July 31, 2021, at home following a lengthy illness. Her loving husband of 50 years is Joseph Blaum. Born July 30, 1950, in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Jean Flannery McAndrew. She...Read More
James Wilson Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Mary "Calia" Casarella
EGG HARBOR TWP., N.J. — Mary "Calia" Casarella, 96, of Egg Harbor Township, N.J., died June 21, 2021. The family will receive friends and relatives 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday in the Parish of Saint Barbara, Exeter. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Arrangements are entrusted to Adonizio...Read More
Adonizio Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Joseph V. Cleary Sr.
EDWARDSVILLE — Joseph V. Cleary Sr., 76, of Edwardsville, died Aug. 1, 2021. Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Andrew Strish Funeral Home, 11 Wilson St., Larksville. Funeral service will follow.Read More
Andrew Strish Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Barbara Derfolf
MOUNTAIN TOP — Barbara Derfolf, 82, of Mountain Top, died July 24, 2021. Visitation 9 a.m. Friday followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in the Church of Saint Jude in Mountain Top.Read More
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Iorwerth Jones (Yorweth)
KINGSTON — Iorwerth (Yorweth) Jones, 96, formerly of Kingston, died July 30, 2021. Funeral services will be noon Thursday from Wyoming Valley Presbyterian Church, 2 Lockhart St., Wilkes-Barre. Friends may call 11 a.m. until time of service at the church. Adults attending who are unvaccinated...Read More
Harold C Snowdon Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Raymond S. Klosko
MOUNTAIN TOP — Raymond S. Klosko, 75, of Mountain Top, died July 30, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Buzinski Klosko. Funeral service will be noon Thursday from the Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation, 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. Visitation 11 a.m. until service...Read More
Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Glenn Alan Mahle
MACON, Ga. — Glenn Alan Mahle, 58, of Macon, Ga., passed away April 23, 2021, at Honor health Cancer Research Center, Scottsdale, Ariz., with his wife and mother by his side. He leaves behind his wife, Namia, and 4 1/2 year old son, Adam Mahle, of Macon, Ga., daughter Nichole Mahle...Read More
Published in Times Leader from Jul. 31 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Joseph K. Osiecki
DORRANCE TWP. — Joseph K. Osiecki, 83, of Dorrance Township, died July 31, 2021. Funeral arrangements are pending from the George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley.Read More
George A Strish Inc Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Jean Murdock Parrs
Jean Murdock Parrs was born in New Brunswick, Canada, on Aug. 3, 1930. She came to the United States when she was 15 to further her education and follow her dreams. In 1949, Jean graduated from the University School in Bridgeport, Conn., and in 1953, she became a naturalized U.S....Read More
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Rosella Przywara (Rossi)
OLD FORGE — Rosella (Rossi) Przywara, 83, of Old Forge, died Aug. 1, 2021. Blessing service noon Thursday at the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge. Burial will follow at the Old Forge Cemetery, Old Forge. Family and friends may pay their respects from...Read More
Kearney Funeral Homes
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Stephen J. Rosiak
WILKES-BARRE — Stephen J. Rosiak, 61, of Wilkes-Barre, died July 31, 2021. Services will be announced by Kniffen O'Malley Leffler Funeral and Cremation Services, Wilkes-Barre.Read More
Kniffen O'Malley Leffler Funeral and Cremation Services, INC.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Raymond J. Shultz
DALLAS — Raymond J. Shultz, 82, of Dallas, died Aug. 1, 2021. Celebration of Life will be held privately at the convenience of the family at Gate of Heaven Church, Dallas. Interment will be in St. John's Cemetery, Dallas. Arrangements are under the direction of The Richard H. Disque...Read More
Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Carol VanWhy
WILKES-BARRE — Carol VanWhy, of Wilkes-Barre, died Aug. 2, 2021. Her arrangements are pending from Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services, 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre.Read More
Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2021.
Monday, August 2, 2021
Rita Ann Caffrey
Rita Ann Caffrey died Aug. 1, 2021. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services, 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary's Church of the Immaculate...Read More
Mamary-Durkin Funeral & Cremation Services
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
Joseph Cleary Sr.
EDWARDSVILLE — Joseph Cleary Sr., 76, of Edwardsville, died Aug. 1, 2021. Arrangements are being finalized under the direction of the Andrew Strish Funeral Home, 11 Wilson St., Larksville.Read More
Andrew Strish Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
Wanda Page Florianz
WILKES-BARRE — Wanda Page Florianz, 58, of Wilkes-Barre, died July 30, 2021. She is survived by her husband, Frank Florianz. Friends may call 3 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Ave., Wilkes-Barre.Read More
Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
Raymond S. Klosko
MOUNTAIN TOP — Raymond S. Klosko, of Mountain Top, died July 30, 2021. Arrangements are being finalized under the direction of the Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation, 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top.Read More
Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
Frank Mager
KINGSTON — Frank Mager, 91, of Kingston, died July 31, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Esther Cohen Mager. Graveside funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday in Temple B'nai B'rith Cemetery, Lee Park Avenue, Hanover Township. Arrangements by Rosenberg Funeral Chapel Inc., Wilkes-Barre....Read More
Rosenberg Funeral Chapel - Wilkes Barre
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
Donna Marchetti
MOUNTAIN TOP — Donna Marchetti, of Mountain Top, died July 31, 2021. Arrangements are being finalized under the direction of the Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation, Mountain Top.Read More
Desiderio-Lehman Funeral and Cremation
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
Dolores "Dolly" Mocion
PLAINS TWP. — Dolores "Dolly" Mocion, 88, of Plains Township, died July 31, 2021. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Wednesday at Ss. Peter & Paul Church, 13 Hudson Road, Plains. Livestream of the Mass will be on the church's Facebook page. Family and friends may call 9 to 10 a.m....Read More
Corcoran Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
William Morris
OLD FORGE — William Morris, 86, of Old Forge, died July 28, 2021. Mass of Christian burial will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Prince of Peace Parish Church, 123 W. Grace St., Old Forge. Visitation at the church 9 a.m. Wednesday until Mass.Read More
Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc.
Published in Times Leader from Aug. 1 to Aug. 2, 2021.
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