Obituaries

Arnold N. Maconeghy

July 8, 2016

Arnold N. Maconeghy, 52, of Factoryville died July 5, 2016 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore.  He was born on Oct. 11 1963 the son of the late Theodore and Eva Mae Rought Maconeghy. Arnold worked at Proctor and Gamble for 15 years. He enj...

Frank Eddy Cook

July 7, 2016

Frank Eddy Cook, 42, of Nicholson passed away at his home on July 1st.  He was born in Syracuse, NY, on Oct. 24, 1973 and he was the son of the late Earl, Sr. and Katherinea Dyer Cook.  Frank worked for almost 20 years at Nivert Steel in Dunmor...

Beverly A. Seamans (Gesek)

Beverly A. Seamans, 77, of Factoryville died June 30, 2016 at Abington Manor, Clarks Summit.  Born in Clarks Summit on Sept. 4, 1938; the daughter of the Late Edward A. and Mary Parkton Gesek.  She married her husband of 58 years Roger D. Seamans S...

Mary A. Keller (Yarasavage)

June 18, 2016

Mary Ann Yarasavage Keller of Tunkhannock died on Sunday June 12. The world is a little less bright tonight. Born to Adam and Ann Vaskas Yarasavage on June 30, 1949 in Meshoppen, she graduated from Tunkhannock High School, class of 1967, and Leba...

Robert Enwright


Veteran

June 13, 2016

Robert Enwright, 87, of Tunkhannock died at his home on June 8, 2016.  He was born in Fitchburg, Mass on March 23, 1929.  He was the son of the late John F. and Irene Poisson Enwright.  He was married on Nov. 20, 1954 to the love of his life, the ...

Roger Benson

June 10, 2016

Roger Alan Benson, 78, of Tunkhannock, died Monday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. He and the former Barbara Lazarus were married for 50 years on May 28. Born in Tunkhannock on May 12, 1938, son of the late Percy D. and Ada Lewis Benson, ...

Lossie Mackey (Coolbaugh)

Lossie Mackey, 68, of Falls died June 2, 2016 at Celtic Hospice, Wilkes-Barre.  Born in Falls on Feb. 23, 1948 the daughter of the late Loren and Evelyn Staff Coolbaugh. Preceded in death by her husband Robert Mackey;  two brothers Phillip Coolb...

Brandon M. Moon

June 6, 2016

Brandon Matthew Dean Moon, 19, of Tunkhannock, died June 1st, 2016. He was born December 9th, 1996. He is the son of Michael and Angela Marie Moon Moyer. Brandon went to Tunkhannock and was part of the class of 2015. Brandon had many hobbies throu...

Charles F. Kennedy

June 4, 2016

Charles F. Kennedy, 81, died peacefully Tuesday at Allied Skilled Nursing.  His wife of 58 years is Sally Sanborn Kennedy.  Born in Pendleton, Oregon, on March 19, 1935 he was the son of the late Charles M. and Dorothy Hammond Kennedy.  Raised ...

Wayne B. Dickinson


Veteran

June 5, 2016

TUNKHANNOCK Wayne B. Dickinson, 67, of Lemon died on Tuesday May 31.  Born on Dec. 9, 1948 in Tunkhannock he was the youngest of five children born to the late Herbert and Leathea (Bennett) Dickinson.  Raised in Lemon on the family farm, he was ...

Jack A. Carey

June 2, 2016

Jack A. Carey, 55, of Benton Twp. Died unexpectedly May 29, 2016 at his home.    He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Gretchen A Jack. And is the son of the late Jack and Elizabeth Wood Carey. He was sole proprietor of Northern Exteriors co...

Stella R, Martin

June 4, 2016

Stella R. Martin, 85, of Mountainside, NJ passed away at the CareOne Nursing home on Friday May 27th.   She was born in Tunkhannock, PA on May 8, 1931 and she was the daughter of the late Anna Pascoe. She was married to Joseph Martin for 20 years....

John A. Allison Jr.


Veteran

John Andrew Allison Jr., 70 of Factoryville died on Saturday May 21, 2016 at Allied Skilled Nursing, Scranton. Born in Montgomery, MD on May 13, 1946 the son of the late John Andrew and Virginia Maude Burdette Allison Sr. He was a Navy Veteran. Be...

Joan Lyman

Joan Elisabeth Hoffman Lyman, born March 6th 1928, passed away on May 9th 2016, due to complications resulting from living in a world with not quite enough bling.  She did what she could to eradicate this problem, but after 88 years of valiant effor...

John Hinkley

May 11, 2016

John A. Hinkley, 71, of Springville, died at his home May 9, 2016. He was born in Montrose on Nov. 12, 1944 and he was the son of the late Robert and Louise Roberts Hinkley. John was a 1962 graduate of the Elk Lake High School and he was married to ...

Emilie B. Slocum (Lynch)

May 11, 2016

Emilie B. Slocum, 78, of West Abington Twp. Went to be with her Savior on May 8, 2016. Her husband is George Slocum. They had been married for 34 years. Emilie moved to the Dalton area in 1964 with her first husband Kenneth LeClair, Ken was killed di...

Anna Anita DeKonty (Alfiere)

April 23, 2016

Anna Anita Alfiere De Konty, 98, Simpson Meadows, Downingtown Pennsylvania, formerly of Falls-Lake Winola, Pennsylvania, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2016 at Simpson Meadows Methodist home. She was the wife of Michael Maxine De Konty of Falls, P...

Jacqueline M. Strumski

April 16, 2016

Jacqueline M. Strumski, 79, of Tunkhannock passed away at the VNA Hospice, Scranton on Apr. 14, 2016.  She was born in Vernon, Pa. on Jan. 30, 1937 and she was the daughter of the late Peter and Mary Forgash.  Jacqueline was a 1955 graduate of the ...

David J. Drake Sr.


Veteran

April 20, 2016

David James Drake Sr., 85, of Dalton died Tuesday evening at Regional Hospital of Scranton. His wife, Rachael M. Thomas Drake, died May 7, 2005. Born in Dalton on Aug. 6, 1930, son of the late Sterle C. and Ruth Thompson Drake, David was a junk ma...

Irene R. Sweppenheiser (Janosky)

April 10, 2016

Irene R. Sweppenheiser, 93, formerly of Factoryville died on Thursday, April 07, 2016, at Golden Living Center, Tunkhannock.  Born at Lake Manataka on September 14th, 1922; the daughter of the late Sylvester and Matilda (Tillie) Rowlands Janosky. He...

Janice K. Bullock (Bullock )

April 11, 2016

Janice K.  Bullock RN BSN, 63, of Swoyersville died Thursday, April 7, 2016, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.  She was born in Meshoppen on August 5, 1952; the daughter of the late Percy E. and Catherine L. Harvey Bullock. She was a graduate of Tu...

Thomas L. Hill Sr.


Veteran

Thomas Lewis Hill Sr., 90, died Saturday at Geisinger Mt. View Care Center, Scranton. Born in Scranton on October 5, 1925; the son of the late Chester and Ann Lewis Hill. His wife of 46 years the late Barbara Ann Hill died September 4, 1994. Tom ...

Jeffrey A. Sechrist

March 24, 2016

Jeffrey A. Sechrist, 51, of Tunkhannock passed away on March 18, at the Allied Skilled Nursing, Scranton.  Jeffrey was born in Willoughby Ohio on April 19, 1964, and he was the son of David Sechrist of Tunkhannock and the late Barbara Pribble Sechri...

Anne K. Thomas

March 26, 2016

Ann K. Thomas of Factoryville, Pa and Holly Hill, FL died Sunday after a brief illness.  Born in Scranton, Pa, she was the wife of Edmund Thomas who died in 1995. She was a graduate of St. Johns University and Kings County Hospital Medical Center in...

Giuseppe Joe Massari

March 16, 2016

Giuseppe “Joe” Massari, 83, of Tunkhannock, died Saturday morning at the Gold Living Center, Tunkhannock. He was born Aug. 25, 1932 in Italy and he was the son of the late Antonio Massari.   Giuseppe was a supervisor of the Endicott Johnson ...

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