Wilkes-Barre Obituaries

Wilkes-Barre Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Wilkes-Barre, PA

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  • 5 hrs ago | via The Citizens' Voice 

    Tom Jones Memorial Ride helps YMCA program

    The inaugural Tom Jones Memorial "Schnick-Schnack" Ride was held on Sunday, Sept. 19. The benefit included a bicycle ride through the Conyngham Valley, followed by food and music to celebrate Jones' spirit.

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  • Yesterday | via The Citizens' Voice 

    City decorates Christmas tree ahead of parade

    DAVE SCHERBENCO / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER A Wilkes Barre Public Works staffer manuvers his basket Wednesday afternoon as he puts the lights on Wilkes Barre Christmas tree on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre.cv15tree1 A Wilkes Barre Public Works staffer manuvers his basket Wednesday afternoon as he puts the lights on Wilkes Barre City Christmas Tree on Public Square. cv15tree2 DAVE SCHERBENCO/CITIZENS VOICE A Wilkes-Barre Public Works staffer maneuvers his basket Wednesday afternoon as he puts the lights on the Wilkes Barre Christmas tree on Public Square.

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  • Wednesday | via The Times-Tribune 

    Mother accused of child endangerment sentenced to jail

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  • Wednesday Nov 7 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Boote Family Benefit to raise money for arts scholar...

    Organizer Brittany Boote with her father Fred Boote .Shots for Tots benefits the Erin Boote Scharship Fund in memory of Brittanys mom who passed away in 2015 as well as other organizations. cv24tots10 DAVE SCHERBENCO/CITIZENS VOICE Organizer Brittany Boote with her father Fred Boote .Shots for Tots benefits the Erin Boote Scharship Fund in memory of Brittanys mom who passed away in 2015 as well as other organizations.

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  • Thursday Nov 1 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Wiedenman, Ted Henley

    TED HENLEY WIEDENMAN, 93 LAKELAND - Ted Henley Wiedenman, 93, died at home in the company of his loving family and friends on 10/25/2018. Ted was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA on July 16, 1925, son of Beatrice Henley and Jacob H.M. Wiedenman.

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  • Thursday Oct 25 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    NAACP cancels annual Freedom Fund Banquet following ...

    THE CITIZENS' VOICE FILE David Barber, treasurer of NAACP Wilkes-Barre Chapter, listens to a speaker during a Martin Luther King Jr. program in January. Barber, 43, passed away earlier this month.

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  • Wednesday Oct 24 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Wilkes-Barre native, veteran actor James Karen dies ...

    Actor James Karen, a Wilkes-Barre native, chats with his wife Alba Francesca , who is also an actress, and fan Nancy Lychos of Forty Fort at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre's Film, Food, and Fun Facts series held at Movies 14. cv06karenp1 Kristen Mullen / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Actor James Karen, a Wilkes-Barre native, chats with his wife Alba Francesca , who is also an actress, and fan Nancy Lychos of Forty Fort at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre's Film, Food, and Fun Facts series held at Movies 14. cv06karenp1 Kristen Mullen / THE CITIZENS' VOICE If a future U.S. representative hadn't noticed the young boy walking outside the Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre, character actor James Karen may have never made it to Hollywood.

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  • Wednesday Oct 24 | via The Citizens' Voice 

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  • Oct 16, 2018 | via The Times-Tribune 

    2 dead after cars collide in Wilkes-Barre

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  • Oct 16, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    2 dead after cars collide in Wilkes-Barre

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  • Oct 11, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    Photos: Dedication held in memory of flood authority...

    John Maday, center, looks down at a plaque honoring Dr. Douglas Ayers during a ceremony in memory of Ayers at Wilkes-Barre's River Common Park between South Street and Northampton Street near the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center that was presented by the Luzerne County Flood Protection Authority, Wednesday morning.. The authority dedicated a tree and the bench with the plaquethe bench with plaque in memory Ayers, who was an Authority board member and community activist who passed away in 2017 after a long illness.Mark Morancv11ayersp3 MARK MORAN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER From left, Julie Schneggenburger, Donna Schuler and Debbie Dmuro spread mulch on the base of a tree in memory of Ayers at Wilkes-Barre's River Common Park.

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  • Oct 6, 2018 | via NBC29 

    Black man acquitted of killing white man after race ...

    The Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been renamed to drop the word "Mormon," showing that the church's new president is serious about ending shorthand names for the faith. State police say 20 people died in a crash in upstate New York that local officials say involved a limousine near a crowded tourist spot.

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  • Sep 29, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    Youth heart screenings offered

    A free heart screening for area youth ages 12 to 19 will be held at King's on the Square, located on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 6. The heart screening clinic is open to students who are not currently under the care of a cardiologist. Approximately 120 people can be screened at the event.

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  • Sep 17, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    Maybe we could help': Suicide awareness walk draws c...

    DAVE SCHERBENCO / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Firefighters Andy Holter of the Laflin Fire Department and Vanessa Haten and Jason Bronzburg of the Salem Twp. Fire Department walk to raise awareness of suicide rates among emergency response professionals.

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  • Sep 14, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

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  • Sep 14, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    W-B homeowner found stabbed in back; no arrests

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  • Sep 13, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    W-B woman sentenced for role in fatal overdose

    A Wilkes-Barre woman will serve more than 19 years in federal prison for delivering a deadly drug dose that claimed a man's life, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Michelle Beagle, 39, was sentenced Tuesday to 235 months in prison after pleading guilty in March to conspiring to distribute heroin laced with fentanyl.

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  • Sep 12, 2018 | via GlobalNews 

    RCMP hold Move Over event in memory of fallen Nova S...

    WATCH: Nova Scotia RCMP held a Move Over event on Wednesday to mark exactly one year since a fellow Mountie died in the line of duty. Callum Smith has more.

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  • Sep 12, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    W-B woman gets 19 years for fatal drug dose

    A Wilkes-Barre woman will serve more than 19 years in federal prison for delivering a deadly drug dose that claimed a man's life. Michelle Beagle, 39, was sentenced Tuesday to 235 months in prison after pleading guilty in March to conspiring to distribute heroin laced with fentanyl.

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