Obituaries

James R. Haggerty

James R. Haggerty, of Dunmore, died Wednesday at home following an illness. His wife is the former Eileen Coyne. Born in Philadelphia, PA, son of the late Thomas and Catherine Ruddy Haggerty, he was educated in the Chapel School, graduated from the Cathedral High School, and earned an associate’s degree in drafting from Penn State […]

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Velma M. Dixon

Velma M. Dixon, Petersburg Section of Scranton, passed away Monday afternoon at her home following an illness. Born in Altoona and raised in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Arduino and Edna Antonetti Mangiacarne.   She was a graduate of the Benjamin Franklin High School, Carbondale.  She was a member of the Immaculate Conception […]

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Esther Rayner

Esther Ruth Calderone Rayner went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 26, 2018. Born February 11, 1929 to Salvatore and Rose Marie Calderone of Scranton, she was a life-long resident of Scranton and Clarks Summit, prior to her most recent home at Wesley Village in Jenkins Township, PA. She was preceded in death […]

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Susan M. Muro

Susan M. Muro, Scranton, died Monday morning at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.   She was the widow of Ronald G. Muro. Born 1957 in Peckville, she was the daughter of the late Marshall H. and Dolores Tripp Smith.   She was a 1975 graduate of Abington Heights High School and went on to […]

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Kayla Mae Loveless

Kayla Mae Loveless, 28, of Nicholson,  died Tuesday morning at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, after a courageous battle with aplastic anemia. Born in Carbondale, she was the daughter of Rosanne Loveless and Lucky Bedell. She was a graduate of Lackawanna Trail High School and went on to receive her bachelor degree in […]

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Theresa Lourdes Healey

Theresa Lourdes Healey, Dunmore, died early Sunday morning in the Scranton Healthcare Center after a several month battle with cancer.  She was the widow of Gerald Healey who passed away in 1973. Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late James and Catherine Çonnors Finnerty.  Theresa was educated in Dunmore schools and was a graduate of Dunmore […]

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Stephen D. Brown

Stephen D. Brown, a resident of Lima, Ohio and Baylor’s Lake, Fleetville, and formerly of Scranton, died Tuesday in the Regional Hospital of Scranton after being stricken ill.  His wife is the former Denise Barber.  The couple would have been married 47 years on August 28th. Born 1949 in Scranton, he was the son of […]

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Thomas E. Ashman

Thomas E. Ashman, 83, died July 16th at home following a long illness. Born in Scranton he was the son of the late Joseph and Josephine Yankelitis Ashman. He was a retired over the road Truck Driver after 47 years. He served in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne during the Korean conflict. He was a […]

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Mary Beth Stanvitch

Mary Beth Stanvitch, Scranton, passed away early Wednesday morning at home surrounded by her loving family after fighting a brief but courageous battle with cancer.   Her husband of 49 years is Gerald Stanvitch. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Winifred “Betty” Wright.  She was a graduate of the Cathedral High School […]

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Elizabeth J. “Betty” Davis

Elizabeth J. “Betty” Davis, Lake Winola, passed away early Sunday morning at home surrounded by her loving family.   She was the wife of William A. Davis.   The couple had been married for 65 years. Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Leonard G. and Grace L. Ball Hockin.  She was a graduate of Dunmore High School class […]

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