Robert Charles Graham

Robert Charles Graham died Monday, July 15, 2019 at the Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center in Olyphant, following a long and courageous battle with his illness. He leaves his five children, sons Robert Graham and his wife Nancy, Patrick Graham, and Edward Graham and his companion Dana and daughters Debbie Letts and her husband Tom […]

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Marilyn G. Florey

Marilyn G Florey, Scranton, passed away Monday morning in the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit.  She was the widow of Gordon S. Florey who passed away in 2014. They enjoyed 62 years of marriage. Born 1932 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Harry M. and Leona Eggert Gordon and was […]

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Beatrice Griffin Turner

Beatrice Griffin Turner, 97, formerly of Highlands, passed away peacefully on July 5, in Scranton, Pa. Born Beatrice Griffin on Feb. 21, 1922, in Bogota, N.J. to Cora and Edwin Griffin, she was a sister to Hamilton Griffin, Vivian McCurdy and Marjory Meyer. She was the widow of W. Allen Turner; mother of Peter, Dale […]

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Margaret “Peggy” Norton

Margaret “Peggy” Norton, a resident of St. Mary’s Villa Nursing Home, died Wednesday morning at St. Mary’s Villa following an illness. Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Francis and Margaret Worley Norton, she was educated in the Scranton Public Schools and was a member of St. Patrick’s Church, Scranton. Surviving are sisters Shirley Wheeler […]

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Mary Elizabeth Golo

Mary Elizabeth Golo, Scranton, passed away Wednesday in the Moses Taylor Hospital.   She was the widow of Edward J. Golo, Sr. who passed away in 2011.   The couple had been married for 72 years. Born 1920 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Minnie May Transue Pfaff and was a graduate […]

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Lois S. Miller

Lois S. Miller, a lifelong resident of Dunmore, died Tuesday in the Allied Skilled Nursing Center.  She was the widow of Homer C. Miller who died March 9, 2019.  The couple had been married for 64 years. Born 1936 in  Dunmore,  she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Lena Bentler Straub and was […]

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Helen Elizabeth Williams Deitzer

Helen Elizabeth Williams Deitzer of Roaring Brook Township died on May 27, 2019.  She was 96.  Her favorite hymn was “Make Me a Blessing,” and it was her life philosophy. In myriad ways, she made her community and the people in it better. In her workplaces, which included the Scranton Oral School and the Scranton Temple Residency Program, […]

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Lois O’Neill Kelly

Lois O’Neill Kelly passed away peacefully Friday at Geisinger Community Medical Center after being stricken ill at home.  She was the devoted wife and widow of Paul A. Kelly. Born at home in Dunmore on March 10, 1930, to the late Congressman Harry P. and Margaret Shea O’Neill, she was the eighth of nine children.  […]

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Dawn Star Thurston

Dawn Star Thurston, 48, of Kingsley, died Thursday morning at her home after a courageous battle with lung cancer. She was the wife of William Eric Thurston. The couple were married in 2015. Born in Montrose, she was the daughter of the late Lois Bailey Baker and the late Lester Allen “Butch” Thomas. She attended […]

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Ruth Beverly Thomas Zimmerman

Ruth Beverly Thomas Zimmerman, 84, Benton Township, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on May 14, 2019.  She was the wife of her high school sweetheart Charles “Bud” Zimmerman.   The couple would have celebrated 67 years of marriage this June.   Ruth had surgery in 2010 for Breast Cancer, she was a 9 year […]

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