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Kelsey Alexus Benn

September 26, 2022

Kelsey Alexus Benn September 26, 2022   Kelsey Alexus Benn, 15, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Monday, September 26, 2022.   She was born in Wilkes-Barre, a daughter of Kathryn Lee Rudaski Benn and Robert Everetts of Wilkes-...

William Obeid

September 23, 2022


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William Obeid September 23, 2022   William Obeid, 90, of Mountain Top, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2022 at his home.   He was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of the late Abraham and Jennie Solomon Obeid.  Bill was a gra...

Luis E. Torres

September 23, 2022

Luis E. Torres 1998-2022   Luis E. Torres, 23, of Wilkes-Barre passed away Friday September 23, 2022 at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre. He was born in Patterson, NJ to Luis A. Torres Sr. and Barbara Tina Torres.  Luis attended Windsor Ac...

Frances "Fran" Gronkowski

September 16, 2022

Frances “Fran” Gronkowski September 16, 2022   Frances “Fran” Gronkowski, 61, of Hanover Township, passed away on Friday, September 16, 2022, surrounded by her family at Allied Services Hospice Center, Wilkes-Barre.   ...

Henrietta "Etta" Thier

September 9, 2022

Henrietta “Etta” Thier September 9, 2022   Henrietta “Etta” Thier, 96, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away early Friday morning at her home, surrounded by her loving daughter and son-in-law.   Etta was born in Wilke...

Jacob (Snake) Longfoot Jr.

September 9, 2022

Jacob (Snake) Longfoot Jr. September 9, 2022   Jacob (Snake) Longfoot Jr., 38, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, September 9, 2022, at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.   Jake was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of...

Dorothy E. Povilaitis

September 8, 2022

Dorothy E. “Dottie” Povilaitis September 8, 2022   Dorothy E. “Dottie” Povilaitis, 70, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022, at her home surrounded by her loving husband, daughters, and family.   ...

Ronald D. Shook

September 8, 2022


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      Ronald D. Shook September 8, 2022 Ronald D Shook, 77, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2022 at his home. Born September 21, 1944 in Washington PA he was the son of Sherman and Catherine Werner Shook of Wilkes ...

Edwin "E.J." Murphy

September 1, 2022


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  Edwin “E.J.” Murphy September 1, 2022   Edwin “E.J.” Murphy, 53, of Hanover Township, passed away on Thursday, September 1, 2022, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township, surrounded by his loving wi...

Joshua D. Taylor

August 26, 2022

Joshua D. Taylor August 26, 2022     Joshua D. Taylor, 32, of Hanover Township, died suddenly on Friday, Aug. 26, 2022. Josh graduated from Hanover Area High School in 2008 and attended LCCC. Josh had a passion for the culina...

Lucille S. Bertram

August 21, 2022

Lucille S. Bertram August 21, 2022     Lucille S. Bertram, 88, passed into eternal life Sunday, August 21, 2022, surrounded by her four remaining children. Lucille was born in Wilkes-Barre, the only child of the late Charles ...

Beatrice C. Metzger

August 20, 2022

Beatrice C. Metzger August 20, 2022   Beatrice C. Metzger, 92, of Forty Fort, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2022.   She was born in Plains Township, a daughter of the late John and Anna Kozemko Derbis. Beatrice was a gr...

Eugene J. Flynn

August 20, 2022

Eugene J. Flynn August 20, 2022   Eugene “Gene” Flynn, 77, of Wells, Maine, formerly of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away unexpectantly on August 20th in Biddeford Southern Maine Medical Center, Biddeford, Maine.   He wa...

Fred Dotzel

August 19, 2022


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Fred Dotzel August 19, 2022     Fred Dotzel, 71, of Bear Creek passed away August 19, 2022 surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Wilkes-Barre Township, he was the son of the late Fred ...

Edward Mera

August 16, 2022


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Edward Mera August 16, 2022   Edward Mera (Eddie), age 90, of Hanover Township, passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening, as his loving daughter held his hand and sang to him.   He was born in Nanticoke on October 16, 1931, ...

Deborah 'Debbie' Tyson Wickham

August 13, 2022

Deborah L. ‘Debbie’ Tyson Wickham August 13, 2022   Deborah L. ‘Debbie’ Tyson Wickham, 64, of Nanticoke, passed away on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Allied Services Center City Skilled Nursing in Wilkes-Barre, after a long and c...

Nehemiah S. Taylor

August 13, 2022

Nehemiah S. Taylor August 13, 2022   Nehemiah S. Taylor, infant son of Brittany Taylor and Joshua Coleman passed away on August 13, 2022 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.   Surviving in addition to ...

Grayson Evans Salazar

August 8, 2022

Grayson Evans Salazar August 8, 2022   Grayson Evans Salazar, 4, of Dallas Township passed away on Monday, August 8, 2022.   He was the son of Crystal Luton.   Grayson was preceded in death by his twin brother, Mas...

James A. Moran

August 7, 2022

James A. Moran August 7, 2022   James A. Moran, 74, of Dallas, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at his home.   He was born in Morgantown, WV, a son of the late James A. Moran Jr. and Ann Drugan Moran. Jim was a 1966 gra...

Jean Gries

August 5, 2022

Jean Gries August 5, 2022   Jean Gries, 89, of Edwardsville, formerly of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022, at Allied Services Center City Skilled Nursing, in Wilkes-Barre.   She was born in Wilkes-Barre, a ...

Dr. Kimberly A. Coley

August 3, 2022

Dr. Kimberly A. Coley August 3, 2022   Dr. Kimberly A. Coley, Ph.D., 62, of Sugar Notch, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, in Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.   She was born in Plains, a daughter of the late Edwa...

Michael J. Swortz, Jr.

July 20, 2022

Michael J. Swortz Jr. July 20, 2022   Michael J. Swortz Jr., 73, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at Highland Manor Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Exeter.   Michael was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of the late Mi...

Bernadine J. Ellis

July 15, 2022

Bernadine J. Ellis July 15, 2022   Bernadine J. Ellis, 85, of Hanover Township, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2022, at Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre, surrounded by her loving family.   She was born in Wilkes-Barre, a daughte...

John "Yogi" Jagodzinski

July 14, 2022

John “Yogi” Jagodzinski July 14, 2022   John “Yogi” Jagodzinski, 86, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2022, surrounded by his family at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. ...

William J. Zurawski

July 14, 2022


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William J. Zurawski July 14, 2022   William J. Zurawski, 83, of Sinking Spring, PA, formerly of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Thursday at the Reading Hospital.   He was born in Plains Township, on Oct. 19, 1938, the son of the...