Lois A. Newborg

Lois A. Newborg, 82, of Scranton died Tuesday morning at Dunmore Heath Care Center. Born in Providence Rhode Island, she was the daughter of the late Agnes Goodie Sawyer and the late Edward Goodie. She was employed as a nurse for many years in Yonkers General Hospital and switched to private duty nursing when she […]

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Betty Jean Mears

Betty Jean Mears, 95, of Clarks Summit, died Sunday morning at her home. She was the wife of William Mears, who died in 1988. Born in Chinchilla, daughter of the late Ralph and Edna Bellersheim, she was a graduate of Newton Ransom High School and worked for several years at the International Correspondence School in […]

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Aileen Gallagher

Aileen Gallagher, Scranton, dies April 18th in the Regional Hospital of Scranton.   Born February 10,1946 In Scranton she was the daughter of the late Joseph E. & Irene Scanlon Gallagher.  She Attended Scranton Technical High School and had worked at Allied Services Workshop and Housekeeper at Raddison Hotel prior to retirement.  She was devoted Catholic, was a member […]

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David L. Tressler, Sr.

David L. Tressler, Sr., 83, Clarks Summit, passed away peacefully Thursday morning at home surrounded by his loving family.  His devoted and loving wife of 62 years is the former Joyce Mack. Born April 30, 1936 in South Connellsville, PA, he was the son of the late Albert A. and Anna Fallon Tressler.  David was […]

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Marie Williams

Marie Williams, 92, of Scranton,  passed away peacefully Thursday evening at Allied Hospice, surrounded by her two daughters.  She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of almost 70 years, Sheppard Williams who died in January 2020.  Born in Scranton, the daughter of the late Antoinette and Samuel De Stefano, she was a member […]

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Lillian Mackin

Lillian Marie Mackin, West Scranton, passed away on Easter Sunday in the Gino J. Merli Veterans Center after an illness.  She was the wife of Cletus T. Mackin who died in 1998. Born in Holyoke, Massachusetts on February 2, 1934, Lillian was the daughter of the late Russell and Eleanor McLaughlin Montcalm. She attended Holyoke […]

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Catherine (Kay) Del Guercio dies at 103

Catherine (Kay) “Mrs. D” Del Guercio, 103, of Scranton, died peacefully early Saturday morning at the Jewish Home of Eastern Pa. She was the widow of Jacob W. Del Guercio, who died in 1976. Born March 29, 1917, in Blakely, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Owens Evans and was a […]

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William Richard Costigan

William Richard Costigan, of Wyoming, died Thursday in the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville after an illness. Born 1953 in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Peter and Genevieve Costigan.  William was a devoted marine and full of love.  He was beloved by friends, family, and neighbors.  A dear friend to all who knew him. […]

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Paul G. Durkin

Paul G. Durkin, 94, of Clarks Summit died on April 7, 2020. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Clare Vanston Durkin.  Born at home in West Scranton, he was the son of the late Martin and Helen Drury Durkin.  After graduating from St. Ann’s High School, he attended the University of Scranton […]

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Betty M. Friese

Betty M. Friese,  of West Scranton, died Sunday, April 5th at Commonwealth Health Regional Hospital of Scranton, after recently celebrating her 74th birthday. Betty, born in Johnson City, NY was the wife of Carl Friese and daughter of the late Steven and Margaret Sowka. Educated in the Scranton School district and a graduate of Scranton […]

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