Scranton Obituaries

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  • Wednesday | via Pocono Record 

    Mary A. Nowakowski

    Mary A. Nowakowski, 80, of Scranton, died Monday, May 25, 2015, in VNA Hospice at Geisinger Community Medical Center. She was the widow of Raymond J. Nowakowski, who died Sept.

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  • Monday May 25 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Remembering, but learning?

    Each Memorial Day is a reminder of the cost of war, as the nation honors more than 1.3 million Americans who have died in service to their country. There is a particular poignancy to the observance this year, the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War.

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  • Friday May 22 | via Pocono Record 

    Leo A. Flowers

    Leo A. Flowers, 85, a resident of Scranton, died Wednesday at the Gino J. Merli Veterans center after an illness. He was born in Mount Pocono, the son of the late George and Lavina Kresge Flowers.

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  • Friday May 22 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Prep grad P.J. Paparelli of American Theater Company...

    PJ Paparelli at American Theater Company in Chicago in 2008. He died Thursday, May 21, 2015 following a car accident.

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  • Friday May 22 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Prep grad P.J. Paparelli of American Theater Company...

    Scranton area native Paul Joseph "P.J." Paparelli, co-author of the play "Columbinus" and artistic director of the American Theater Company, died Thursday while on vacation in Scotland, following a car accident earlier in the week. He was 40. Mr. Paparelli's death was announced Thursday by David Katz, a member of the board of American Theater Company, a nonprofit, ensemble-based theater in Chicago.

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  • Sunday May 17 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Fellow veterans keep James Reddington's memory alive

    "He was probably the most loyal person that people have ever met," said Charlie Boylan, a childhood friend who organizes an annual memorial at the soldier's Scranton grave, "and that's why he died." After Marine Lance Cpl.

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  • Saturday May 16 | via Pocono Record 

    Glenn M. a oeChipa Tinklepaugh

    Glenn M. “Chip” Tinklepaugh, 49, a resident of Lake Ariel, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Born in Scranton and raised in Spring Brook, he was a son of Jean Tinklepaugh Connor and the late Joseph D. Tinklepaugh.

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  • Monday May 11 | via New York Daily News 

    51 officers killed in the line of duty last year: FBI

    Police officers salute at the funeral of New York Police Officer Rafael Ramos at the Christ Tabernacle Church in Glendale, N.Y., in December. Fifty-one police officers died in the line of duty last year - nearly double the number killed in 2013, according to the FBI.

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  • Tuesday Apr 28 | via NorthJersey.com 

    Obituary: David W. Gillaspie, 62, of Rockaway Twp.

    Born in Scranton, Pa., son of Terry and Margaret, he was raised in Boonton and lived in Morris County for most of his life. Arrangements were by the Codey and Mackey Funeral Home.

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  • Apr 25, 2015 | 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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  • Apr 22, 2015 | 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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  • Apr 21, 2015 | 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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  • Apr 21, 2015 | 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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