Scranton Obituaries

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  • 6 hrs ago | via Vineyard Gazette Online 

    Roswell Scudder Patterson Was Trustee of Union Chapel

    Roswell Scudder Patterson of Endwell, N.Y., and Oak Bluffs, died peacefully at home on Oct. 19. He was 93. He was born on May 11, 1921 at home in Scranton, Pa., the youngest of five children and the only son of the late Roswell H. and Emma Scudder Patterson. Roswell attended Keystone Academy and graduated from Scranton Technical High School.


  • Thursday Sep 25 | via Cape Cod Times 

    Tillie M. 'Skip' Head

    Tillie M. "Skip" Head died peacefully on September 24, 2014 from complications resulting from a fall and serious injury to her head. She was 95. She was born in 1918 in Scranton, Pa., to William and Anna Mentz.


  • Wednesday Sep 24 | via Weekender 

    Fundraiser for slain trooper

    The Northeastern Pennsylvania community has showed an outpouring of generosity and support for the late Cpl.


  • Saturday Sep 20 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Marching for blood cancer research

    Research done just 18 months before doctors diagnosed his baby daughter with leukemia helped her survive the disease, Sean O'Donnell of Scranton told hundreds of marchers in the Light the Night Walk at PNC Field on Saturday. Her leukemia in remission for two years, Kaidence O'Donnell was named a local hero, an example of hope and symbol of the fast pace of progress in treating blood cancers.


  • Sep 20, 2014 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Komen Race for the Cure brings sea of pink to Scranton

    Andrew Hower , 11, of Pittston and Shane Repasky, 15, of Nanticoke jumped into the 24th Annual Komen NEPA Race for the Cure and sprinted through the finish line in Scranton, Pa., of Saturday, Sept 20, 2014. Jake Danna Stevens / Staff Photographer Barb Connolly of Scranton is a six year survivor of breast cancer and who also as five children gives her account of her experience battling cancer before the start of the 24th Annual Komen NEPA Race for the Cure in Scranton, Pa., of Saturday, Sept 20, 2014.