Obituaries

Audrey J. Powell

 Audrey J. Powell April 20, 2012            Audrey J. Powell, 79, West Scranton, died early Friday morning at the Allied Skilled Nursing facility.  Her husband of 56 years was William R Powell who died March 27, 2012.             Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Lila […]

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Ruth Lauretta Jones Bittenbender

Ruth Lauretta Jones Bittenbender April 18, 2012 Ruth Lauretta Jones Bittenbender, Clarks Summit, died Wednesday night in the Lackawanna Health Care and Rehab Center after an illness.  She was the beloved wife of Carl J. Bittenbender who died in 1990.             Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Edward Jones and Laura […]

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Frank Sidorowicz

Frank Sidorowicz April 14, 2012              Frank Sidorowicz, Scranton died Saturday night.             Born in Scranton, he was the son of Frank W. Sidorowicz and Mary Ellen Sherwood Schuster both of Scranton.  He was educated in Scranton public schools.  He was employed as truck driver for local […]

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Dorothy V. Kintzer

Dorothy V. Kintzer, 98, Scranton, died Wednesday evening in the Green Ridge Health Care Center after an illness.  She was the widow of John S. Kintzer died in 1991. Born in Scranton, daughter of the late William and Margaret Morgan Von Bergen.  She was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School.  She was a 50 […]

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Barbara A. Redel

Barbara A. Redel April 2, 2012 Barbara A. Redel, a resident of North Abington Township died Monday evening at Allied Skilled Nursing Center after a long illness. She is survived by her husband Walter J. Redel. The couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on December 1, 2011. Born in Scranton was the daughter of the […]

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George E. Burkhart

George E. Burkhart, 78, Sinking Spring, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 29, 2012 in the Gino J. Merli Veterans’ Center in Scranton, PA. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Patricia A. (Franks) Burkhart. He was born in Reading on December 10, 1933 to the late George M. and Margaret T. Burkhart. […]

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William R. Powell

William R. Powell  March 27, 2012 William R. Powell, 79, West Scranton, died Tuesday morning in the Moses Taylor Hospital.  His wife of 57 years is the former Audrey Aston. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Carl and Norma Powell.  He was a retired sales clerk at the former CB Scott […]

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John M. Reddington

John Martin Reddington John Martin Reddington, of Moosic, formerly of Scranton, passed away Wednesday, March 21. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Scanlon Reddington on October 19, 1996.He and Dorothy were married in 1955.  They were blessed with over 40 years together. Born in Scranton August 2, 1925, he was the second […]

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Charlotte DePew

 Charlotte DePew March 16, 2012 Charlotte DePew, a lifelong resident of Scranton, died early Friday morning in the Commonwealth Hospice Inpatient Unit at the Regional Hospital of Scranton after an illness. She was born in Scranton and was educated in its schools.  Prior to retirement she had been employed by Schott Opitcal where she had […]

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Joan M. Hoffman

Joan M. Hoffman March 15, 2012 Joan M. Hoffman, a lifelong resident of the Keyser Valley section of Scranton, died late Thursday in the Commonwealth Hospice Unit at the Regional Hospital of Scranton after an illness.  Her husband of 61 years was John S. Hoffman who died in 2004. Born in Scranton, she was the […]

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