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Lorrie Pomanek


Lorrie J. (Bishop) Pomanek, 67, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Monday evening, May 22, 2017, at her home. Born in Wilkes-Barre on January 5, 1950, she was a daughter of the late Robert and...

Mary Pennachioli


Mary F. Pennachioli of Jenkins Township died peacefully in her sleep at St. Therese Residence in Wilkes-Barre.  She was 99 years young!   She was born and raised in Pittston, moved...

Donald George


Donald E. George, 70, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Thursday morning, May 11, 2017, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.   Born in Laurel Run on April 20, 1947, he was a son of the late...

Charles Sakoski


    Charles “Chuck” Sakoski, 94, of Hanover Township, PA., died Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Mercy Center Nursing Home, Dallas, PA.  He was born in Hanover Township,...

Margaret Brenner


Margaret “Peg” Brenner, 86, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at Celtic Hospice, Wilkes-Barre.   Born in Wilkes-Barre on April 4, 1931, she was the daughter...

Gloria King


Gloria F. (Purzes) King, 58, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away Sunday, April 30th, 2017. Born in Wilkes-Barre on September 13, 1958, she was a daughter of the late William and Mildred (Swipes) Purzes....

William Cann


William Harry Cann, 88, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Thursday, April 6th, at Celtic Hospice, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Hanover Township, on October 23, 1928, he was a son of the late William and...

Yolanda Riggsbee


Yolanda L. “Raven” Riggsbee, 62, of Hanover Township, passed away Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 at her home surrounded by family.   Born in Pittsboro, NC on October 11, 1954,...

Damian Brown


Damian M. Brown, 34, of Avoca, passed away on Sunday morning at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains.   He was born on December 29, 1982, in Scranton, he was the son of the...

Linda Strosser-Thomas


Linda A. Strosser-Thomas, 56, of Hanover Township, passed away Thursday, March 30, surrounded by her family. Born on November 30, 1961, in Oxnard CA, she was a daughter of the late Edward and...
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