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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Scott Christopher Michael

Scott Christopher Michael, Olyphant, passed away Tuesday at home. Born in Scranton, he was the son of  Donna Michael Weber. He was a graduate of Scranton Technical High school and was employed by the Keystone Sanitary Landfill. Scott loved motorcycles, operating heavy equipment and machinery, politics, music and admiring the stars with his telescopes, but […]

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Anthony Schuster

Anthony Schuster, 73, of Eynon, died Friday afternoon at Regional Hospital of Scranton. His wife of 30 years is Maryellen Sherwood Schuster. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Walter and Marcella Walsh Schuster. He was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School and was employed as a security guard at SCI […]

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Ernest A. Davis

Ernest A. Davis, Scranton, died early Wednesday morning at home surrounded by his loving family.  His wife of  56 years is the former Dorothy Fritzen. Born in 1935 in Scranton, he was the son of the late John H and Gwendolyn Canterbury Davis and was a 1953 graduate of West Scranton High School.   He was […]

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James Shoemaker

James E. Shoemaker, Waverly Twp., died Monday in the Geisinger Community Medical Center after being stricken ill.  His wife is the former Janine Dettenmayer. Born 1944 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Charles E. and Eleanor Spencer Shoemaker and attended Scranton Schools and earned an associate degree in criminal justice from King’s […]

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Lois Hein

Due to current public health concerns services have been changed.  Funeral services and interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. Lois Hein, 89,  of West Scranton died Friday at the Mountain View Care Center, Scranton.  Lois was the wife of John Hein who proceeded her in death in 2007, and with […]

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Barbara Ann Eavarone

Barbara Ann Eavarone, of Scranton, died Thursday morning at The Gardens of Scranton Care center in Scranton. Born in Falls she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Patricia Mears. She was a graduate of Pittston Area High School and devoted her life to caring for her three sons. Barbara enjoyed bingo, puzzle books, […]

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Harry E. Caswell, Jr.

The celebration of Harry’s life has been postponed due to public health concerns. It will be rescheduled. Harry E. Caswell, Jr. Scranton, died early Tuesday morning in the Allied Services Hospice Inpatient Unit. Born in Brooklyn, NY he was the son of Mary Ann LaPaglia Caswell and the late Harry E. Caswell, Sr.  Harry had […]

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Patrick Carcione

Patrick Carcione, a resident of Allied Services Long Term Care facility passed away March 1, 2020 in the Geisinger Community Medical Center after an illness. Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

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