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Obituaries

Darlene A. Hendershot (Williams)

October 16, 2019

Darlene Ann Hendershot, 71, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stephen J. Hendershot Sr. on April 28, 2014. The couple married on December 17, 1966. Born on Decem...

Anne S. Risse (Stegner)

October 15, 2019

Anne Stegner Risse, 91, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Tuesday October 15th at her Monroe Avenue, Dunmore home of the past 60 years. Anne was the wife of Joseph A. Risse who died in 2004, and the daughter of Walter Herman and...

LaWayne "Tootie" S. Boyle

October 12, 2019

Mrs. LaWayne “Tootie” Boyle   Better known as “Tootie,” LaWayne was born June 7, 1928 in Honesdale to Violet Weeks Smith and Milar Smith. She attended Honesdale High School, graduating in 1946 and then attended Keystone College and...

Kevin R. Breidenstein

October 2, 2019

Kevin Russell Breidenstein, 63, of Honesdale, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, the former Karen Corcoran. The couple married May 20, 1978. Born on December 31, 1955...

Jeffrey J. Canfield

September 28, 2019

Jeffrey John Canfield, 52, of Honesdale, died unexpectedly on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at his home. Born on November 16, 1966 in Honesdale, he is the son of JoAnn Robbins of Honesdale and the late Henry Canfield. Jeff was a master carpenter...

Ruth Szostowski (Kerl)

September 28, 2019

Ruth Szostowski, (84) a lifelong resident of Honesdale, went to her rest on September 28, 2019 after prolonged illness. Born to the late William and Rose (Woliski) Kerl, Honesdale, she was a graduate of Honesdale Catholic High School and longti...

David P. Lent

September 20, 2019

David Patrick Lent, 47, of Honesdale, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born on September 15, 1973 in Honesdale, he was the son of the late Parry and Marlene (Johnson) Lent. David was an amazing person. He lo...

Bernard F. Nonnenmacher

September 19, 2019


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Bernard F. Nonnenmacher, 88, of Honesdale, died on September 19, 2019, at Julia Ribaudo Extended Care Center, Lake Ariel. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Joyce (Varcoe) Nonnenmacher. The couple married on June 25, 1955. Born on May 29, 193...

Hugh J. Murphy

September 12, 2019


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A Golden heart stopped beating. Hugh Joseph Murphy, 77, of Honesdale, peacefully passed away surrounded by family on Thursday, September 12, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Norma (Roy) Murphy. The couple married on February 2, 1963. ...

Joan D. Duley (Hessberger)

September 5, 2019

Joan D. Duley, 78, of Honesdale, died on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew W. Duley on June 6, 2002. The couple married on September 24, 1960. Born on November 20, 1940 in Honesdale, she was ...

Christine E. Lord

September 3, 2019

Christine E. Lord, 39 of Honesdale, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. Born on November 11, 1979 in Honesdale, she is the beloved daughter of Bette Kline Lord of Honesdale and the late Russell E. Lord. She was a graduate of Honesdale...

Mark E. Hook

August 31, 2019

Mark E. Hook, 63 of Honesdale, died on August 31, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital in hospice care. Born on October 25, 1955 in New York City, he was the son of Anna E. Hook of Honesdale. In addition to his mother, Mark is survived by his "secon...

Vernon T. Kent

August 31, 2019

Vernon T. Kent, 66 of Lake Ariel, died on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born on September 20, 1952 in Huntington, NY, he was the son of the late Herbert N. and Gloria D. (Jordan) Kent. Vernon worked for many years at the...

Adam C. Feik

August 31, 2019

Adam C. Feik, 31, of Honesdale, died on Saturday, August 31, 2019 at his home. Born on September 15, 1987 in Ann Arbor, MI, he is the son of John and Pamela Marynak Feik of Honesdale. Adam graduated with honors from Thaddeus Stevens College of ...

Barbara A. Houghtaling (Nielsen)

August 29, 2019

Barbara Ann Houghtaling, 71, of Honesdale, died on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest in Allentown. She was preceded in death by her first husband Michael Lorenzen and second husband Ivan Houghtaling. Born on October 1...

Daniel H. Turner

August 21, 2019


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Daniel H. Turner, 68, of Damascus, passed away surrounded by his family at home on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Connie (Diehl) Turner. The couple married on March 14, 1971. Born on December 12, 1950 in Callic...

Gus P. Leunes

August 20, 2019


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Gus Peter Leunes, 92, of Honesdale died Tuesday August 20, 2019 after a brief illness at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Joyce E. Miller Leunes on August 26, 2006. Born August 11, 1927 in Honesdale Pa, he...

Gerard J. Kearney

August 20, 2019

Gerard J. Kearney, 68 of Beach Lake, died on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at Geisinger CMC in Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Anita (Guilfoyle) Kearney. The couple married on June 3, 1972. Born on January 31, 1951 in Brooklyn, he was...

Teresa L. Farrell

August 14, 2019

Teresa L. Farrell, 89 of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Wayne Woodlands Manor. She was a resident of Washington, DC and suburban Maryland during her working career in the Department of Defense, Department of the Navy, and later in t...

Isabella M. Williams (MacKay)

August 1, 2019

Isabella M. Williams, 99 of Honesdale, died on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick H. Williams on July 12, 2009. The couple married on December 13, 1942. Born on August...

Quinten C. Holl

July 26, 2019

Quinten C. Holl, 91 of Honesdale, died on Friday, July 26, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, the former Lucille Magalski. The couple married on September 1, 1951. Born on October 2, 1927 in Honesdale, he was ...

Dorothea E. Cook (Munger)

July 25, 2019

Dorothea “Dotty” (Munger) Cook, 94, passed peacefully in her sleep on July 25, 2019, knowing she was loved. She was born on September 30, 1924, in Honesdale, PA, the second of four children of Conrad and Margaret Josephine (Megivern) Munger. S...

Helen M. McCann (Theobald)

July 23, 2019

Helen Marie McCann, 89, of Lake Ariel, died on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at her home with her family by her side. She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Donald E. McCann. The couple married on May 18, 1957. Born on March 25, 1930 in Honesdale, s...

Lenora Rollison

July 21, 2019

Lenora Rollison, 83 of Honesdale, died on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center. Born on March 27, 1936 in Honesdale, she was the daughter of the late Milton Rollison Sr., and Josephine (Kizer) Rollison. She was a graduate of ...

Daniel A. Steelman

July 13, 2019


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Daniel Adam Steelman, 62, of Hancock, NY, died on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the Wilkes-Barre Veterans Medical Center. Born on December 12, 1956 in Lewes, DE, he was the son of the late James E. Steelman Sr. and Clarabelle Paugh Steelman. Dan was ...