Scranton Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Denise E. Collins

    Denise E. Collins, 77, of the Dry Hill Road, Rodman died Monday in the Geisinger-Community Medical Center, Scranton, PA. Denise was born in Watertown June 27, 1938 daughter of John and Bernice Brown Killorin.


  • Tuesday Nov 17 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Coming to the table: Longtime volunteers take the re...

    TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO Volunteers hand out Thanksgiving baskets at last year's Family-to-Family program at Scranton Cultural Center at The Masonic Temple. This year's event will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 25. JAKE DANNA STEVENS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Scranton resident Ryan Robeson, left, and Friends of the Poor Executive Director Sister Ann Walsh, I.H.M., make plans for this year's Family-to-Family.


  • Thursday Nov 12 | via 

    Rite Aid's wrong moves open door for Walgreens takeover

    Did East Pennsboro-based Rite Aid Corp. simply get dealt a bad hand in the high-stakes retail drug store business? Or did the East Pennsboro-based company misplay its cards time and again, leading to high debt and highly questionable management decisions that it could never overcome, opening the door for Walgreens? The company's 53-year history holds the answers. Pictured: Vintage Rite Aid playing cards.


  • Tuesday Nov 10 | via The Indianapolis Star 

    Marc C. Schillinger

    He was born on December 17, 1953 in Scranton, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Donald and Joan Schillinger.


  • Friday Nov 6 | via 

    David F. Jenkins Jr., musician

    David Ferree Jenkins Jr., 39, of Scranton and Philadelphia, a classically trained conductor and pianist and the musical director for theater at the University of the Arts, died in his sleep Thursday, Nov. 5, at home. Mr. Jenkins performed in 49 states and several foreign countries.


  • Oct 20, 2015 | via 

    Sophie Grazious: Berlin Resident Who Loved to Cook

    Sophie Grazious, 95, of Berlin, wife of the late Fiore Grazious, passed away on Thursday, October 8th in New Britain. She was born on August 14, 1920 in Scranton, PA and was the daughter of the late Frank and Anna Petro.


  • Oct 17, 2015 | via Martinsburg Journal 

    Jeannine Nagley

    Jeannine Nagley, 86, a resident of Allied Terrace in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and formerly of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, passed away Friday morning at Riverside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Taylor. She was born Jan. 11, 1929, in Martinsburg, daughter of the late Rose Hollis Wever.


  • Oct 15, 2015 | via The Yonkers Daily Voice 

    Joan Marie Magratten, 79, Lifelong Yonkers Resident

    Magratten was a graduate of the St. Casimir School, Gorton High School in Yonkers, and Fordham University in the Bronx. She also earned a master's degree at Marywood University in Scranton, Pa.


  • Oct 12, 2015 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    Sister Adrian, beloved champion of the poor, passes ...

    SHAMROCK FILE Sister Adrian Barrett, who joined the Immaculate Heart of Mary sisters at 17, passed away Monday morning. She was 86. The loving heart that drove her mission to aid the poor, elderly, lonely and others on society's fringes finally gave out.