Scranton Obituaries

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  • 21 hrs ago | via WNEP-TV Moosic 

    Community Remembers 1966 Plane Crash

    Nearly 50 years after a plane crashed in Wayne County, people gathered to remember the teen who was killed that day and how it changed their village forever. Inside the firehouse in the village of Maplewood near Lake Ariel, Bobbie Coats Srinivasan is collecting memories of her brother, and the day he died in 1966.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via Patch.com 

    Emmy Award-winning Television Sports Director Louis ...

    Louis Giuseppe Volpicelli, also known as Lou, Louie, and Poppy, passed away on Monday, April 20, 2015 at Atria of Darien. Born on October 15, 1923 in Scranton, PA, he was the son of the late Vito L. and Clara Aruta Volpicelli.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via Pocono Record 

    Albina C. Luchowski

    Albina C. Luchowski, of Scranton, died Sunday morning, April 19, 2015, in Golden Living Center, East Stroudsburg, after an illness. Her husband, Joseph, died in October 2002.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via Patch.com 

    Louis Giuseppe Volpicelli, 92, Emmy-Award Winning Di...

    Louis Giuseppe Volpicelli, also known as Lou, Louie, and Poppy, passed away on Monday, April 20, 2015 at Atria of Darien. Born on October 15, 1923 in Scranton, PA, he was the son of the late Vito L. and Clara Aruta Volpicelli.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via Pocono Record 

    James J. Bresset

    Born in Honesdale, he was a son of the late George L. and Rosemary Coyne Bresset. He was a graduate of the University of Scranton, with a Bachelor of Science in business administration.

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  • Thursday Apr 16 | via The Times-Tribune 

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    JASON FARMER / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Rabbi David Krautwirth lights a candle for his father, who survived the Holocaust, and for his grandfather, who died during the Holocaust, during the Yom HaShoah Memorial Service at the Jewish Community Center in Scranton on Thursday. They represent the approximately 6 million Jews killed during the Holocaust, but Mr. Krautwirth dedicated his candle to his father and grandfather, he said.

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  • Saturday Apr 11 | via The Fairfield Daily Voice 

    Ann Walsh Gaughan, 81, Of Fairfield

    Born in Scranton, Pa., on July 10, 1933, to John and Mary Walsh, she was a nurse at St. Vincent's Medical Center for 25 years, and until recently, worked for the St. Vincent's Wellness Center performing blood pressure and cholesterol screenings. Survivors include two daughters, Kathleen Sweeney and her husband Michael, of Indianapolis, Ind.; and Ann Michek and her husband Gary, of Shelton; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; her twin sister, Alice Hart; and her special friend, Jackie McLaine.

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  • Thursday Apr 2 | via The Indianapolis Star 

    Carl Joseph Kovitz

    Carl was born in Scranton, PA, on April 21, 1935, to Henry "Hank" S. and Marcia M. Kovitz.

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  • Monday Mar 30 | via Examiner.com 

    Tombstone kills man after unstable fixture topples over

    A tombstone kills a man while he visits a relatives grave in Pennsylvania. Stephen Woytack died at the age of 74 at a place not many die before winding up there forever afterward.

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  • Monday Mar 30 | via New York Daily News 

    Wife watched as Pa. man killed by falling tombstone:...

    A 74-year-old Scranton man was killed in a Throop, Pa., cemetery Monday when a tombstone he was decorating suddenly toppled over on him, police said. A 74-year-old man's wife watched in horror as her husband was crushed to death by a tombstone as they hung Easter decorations at their family plot Monday morning, police said.

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