Salvatore Luongo

Salvatore Luongo, Scranton, 96, died early Sunday morning in the Tiffany Court at Kingston.  His first wife was Ellen L. Barlow Luongo who died in 2000.  Born 1927 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Gaetano and Isabelle Santoli Luongo and was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School.  He was of the Catholic faith.   […]

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Margaret “Marge” Bittner

Margaret Rossi Bittner, 86, formerly of Germansville, Pa., died on February 8 in Allentown, Pa., after a hard-fought battle with Parkinson’s Disease. She was the wife of Kenneth F. Bittner, now of Allentown; together they managed a successful farm in the Germansville area until the early 2000s. In November 2023 they celebrated their 56th wedding […]

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Joan R. Miller

Joan R.  Miller, 90, formerly of the Petersburg section of Scranton, died Wednesday night at Abington Manor after an illness.  Her Husband of 69 years was Gerald L. Miller, Sr. who died in January of this year.  The couple was married on June 19, 1954, in the Petersburg Presbyterian Church.  Born 1933 in Scranton, she […]

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Vishnubhai Patel

Vishnubhai Patel, South Abington Twp., died January 30, 2024 in the Geisinger Community Medical Center.  His wife is Renukaben Amin Patel. He was born 1957 in India and was the son of Harmanbhai and Maniben Patel.   He earned a Bachelor’s degree in college and worked for TJ Maxx. Funeral services will be held Saturday, February […]

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Robert L. Walborn

Robert L. Walborn, Oley, passed away Monday morning, January 29th, at the home that he loved after a battle with cancer. He looked forward to celebrating his 40th wedding anniversary in March with his beloved wife Linda (Carl). Born May 31, 1949, in Reading, he was the son of the late Herbert and Thelma (Kirschman) […]

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Otto P. Trostel

Otto P. Trostel of South Burlington, Vermont and formerly of Scranton, Pennsylvania passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on January 26, 2024. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Jean Trostel of South Burlington; his daughter Emily Trostel, and daughter-in-law Elizabeth Trostel, both of Hinesburg, Vermont; a brother, Robert Trostel, of […]

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Rosina E. DeBiase

Rosina E. DeBiase, 90, Bunker Hill, passed away Thursday afternoon in the Hospice of the Sacred Heart Inpatient Unit with her family by her side. She was the widow of Patrick L. DeBiase who died in 2016. The couple was married on September 10, 1955. Rosina was very proud of her Irish heritage and was […]

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Paul F. Harte

Paul F. Harte, 96, Scranton, passed away Sunday in the Regional Hospital of Scranton after being stricken ill.  Born 1927 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Joseph and Irene Phillips Harte and was educated in Scranton schools.  He was a devoted and faithful member of the Immaculate Conception Church.  Paul had been […]

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Lana Mae Sherman

Lana Mae Sherman, 82, a lifelong resident of the West Mountain Section of Scranton passed away in the Regional Hospital of Scranton after being stricken ill.  Her loving family was by her side. Born 1941 in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late George “Dutch” and Emma M. Hall Sherman.  She was a graduate […]

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Jeffrey James Lepre

Jeffrey James Lepre, 59, Scranton, lost his four-year battle with chronic kidney disease on January 5, 2024. Born in Carbondale, he was the son of the late William Lepre, formerly of Carbondale and the late Beverley L. Sokolowsky, formerly of Dickson City.  Jeff was a 1983 graduate of Dunmore High School and was a licensed […]

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