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Obituaries

Stephen J. Lupyak III

October 28, 2015

Stephen J. Lupyak, 49, of Hawley, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 after an accident at his home. He is survived by his wife, the former Barbara Sheerer. The couple married on October 18, 2014. Born on December 16, 1965 in Honesdal...

Anna T. Bischoff Lorinz

October 22, 2015

Anna T. Bischoff, 90, a resident at Bethany Village, died on October 22, 2015.  She was preceded in death by her husband John Bischoff. Born on November 25, 1924 in New York City, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Horvatz Lo...

Leslie J. Thomas

October 16, 2015


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Leslie John Thomas, 75, of Prompton passed away on Friday in Geisinger CMC. Born August 9th, 1940 in Honesdale, PA to Franklyn W. Thomas and Isabelle Evelyn Cook. He joined the Marine Corp for 4 years. Les was employed for 40+ years at Moore's Bus...

Robert F. Diehl

October 7, 2015

Robert Fred Diehl, Sr., 89, of Honesdale and formerly of Damascus, died peacefully on October 7, 2015 at his home surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, the former Marie Edna Hopkins. The couple married on August 26, 1948. ...

Judith M. Rimlinger (Tallman)

September 28, 2015

Judith M. Tallman Freethy Rimlinger, 77, of Hawley, died on Monday, September 28, 2015 at her home. She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Henry "Hank" Rimlinger. The couple married on December 2, 1989. She was preceded in death by her first hus...

Grace A. Kean Schuman

September 20, 2015

Grace A. (Schuman) Kean 94, of Equinunk, PA went to heaven on Sunday, September 20th, 2015, surrounded by her family. Born on November 25, 1920 she was the daughter of the late Leo and Lillian (Rose) Schuman. A loving mother to three daughters, Le...

Marie E. Garrett Belknap

September 19, 2015

Marie E. Garrett, 94, of Honesdale, died on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at Creekside Health and Rehab Center in Carbondale. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles F. Garrett on December 9, 2008. The couple married on July 2, 1949. Born...

Gerald J. Weniger

September 18, 2015


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Gerald J. Weniger, Sr., 85, of Honesdale, died on September 18, 2015 at Bethany Village where he was residing. He leaves his wife of 63 years, Marie Jean (Crockenberg) Weniger. He was born on August 29, 1930, the son of the late Charles J. Weniger...

Robert W. Seaman

September 13, 2015

Robert W Seaman, 78, of Beach Lake, died Sunday September 13, 2015 at the VNA Hospice located in CMC Hospital. He was the husband of Johanna M. (DiCostanzo) Seaman and their 53rd wedding anniversary would have been October 6th of this year. Robert wa...

Bernard G. Southerton

September 3, 2015


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Bernard Gerald Southerton, 94, of Honesdale, entered the gates of heaven on Thursday, September 3, 2015 from his earthly home, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, the former Florence G. Lau and his three children and ...

Ethel C. Rose Cook

August 28, 2015

Ethel C. Rose, 86, of Cherry Ridge, died on Friday, August 28, 2015 at Julia Ribaudo Extended Care in Lake Ariel. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Edmund J. Rose. The couple married on June 5, 1954. Born on April 6, 1929 in Lake Ariel, ...

Joseph M. McDonnell

August 24, 2015


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Joseph Martin McDonnell, 86, of Honesdale, died on Monday, August 24, 2015 at Elmcroft of Mid Valley, Peckville where he was residing. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Brigid Lynch on August 2, 2006. The couple married on December 9, ...

Robert F. Ruddy

August 21, 2015


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Robert F. Ruddy, 86, a resident at Wayne Woodlands Manor, died on Friday, August 21, 2015 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Lorraine Crocker Collins on May 7, 2008. Born on December 5, 1928 in Carbondale,...

Steven A. Cusumano

August 18, 2015

Steven Allen Cusumano, 69, of Honesdale, died on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 20 years, the former Valerie Jervis. The couple married July 1, 1995. Born on March 7, 1946 ...

Bessie L. Fletcher

August 18, 2015

Bessie L. Fletcher, 87, of Tyler Hill and formerly of Coldenham, NY, died on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at home. Born on September 29, 1927 in Newburgh, NY, she was the daughter of the late Jonathan J. and Bessie B. Score Fletcher. She was a graduat...

Adam G. Jones

August 17, 2015


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Adam George Jones, 96, formerly of Dyberry Township, died on Monday, August 17, 2015 at Bethany Village where he was residing. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Helen Mary Covella on April 16, 2014. The couple married on March 21, 1940...

Beatrice L. Wood Clemo

August 13, 2015

Beatrice L. Wood, age 88, of Pleasant Mount, died Thursday morning, at Wayne Woodlands Manor in Waymart. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Franklin P. Wood, who died on Aug. 8, 2003. She was born in Carbondale on Nov. 20, 1926....

Mildred M. Warwick Pykus

August 12, 2015

Mildred Warwick, 83, a lifelong resident of Honesdale, died Wednesday afternoon, August 12, 2015, at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Warwick. They were married for 46 years. Born October 16, 193...

Julia Salvato Bruck

August 9, 2015

Julia (Bruck) Salvato, 97, a resident of Wayne Woodlands Manor, Waymart, PA and formerly of Wilmington, DE, died on Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Herbert A. Bruck, Floyd Clark, and...

Annetta K. DeYoung

August 8, 2015

Annetta (Netta) DeYoung, wife of John DeYoung, Honesdale, Pa passed away quietly on August 8, 2015 at The Wayne County Memorial Hospital. Born March 23, 1942 in Reading PA, she was the daughter of the late Margaret Koller. In 1972, Netta and her h...

Sophie H. Savastano Desimone

August 8, 2015

Sophie Helen Desimone Savastano, aged 90, died Saturday at Wayne Woodlands Manor after a long illness. Beloved mother of Frank (Laura) Savastano of Honesdale; Joseph (Nancie) Savastano, Andover MA; Mark Savastano, Allendale, NJ; and daughter-in-law, ...

Amie J. Oprisko-Bose

August 5, 2015

Amie J. Oprisko-Bose lost her long battle with cancer on Wednesday, August 5, 2015. Amie was born February 8, 1968 in Honesdale, PA to Michael and Jean Oprisko. She married Kevin W. Bose Sr. June 11, 1994. She graduated Honesdale High School cla...

Edward J. Robinson III.

August 2, 2015

Edward Joseph “EJ” Robinson III, 55, passed away early on the morning of Sunday, August 2, 2015. He is survived by his wife, the former Linda Vonson. Born in Honesdale, Pa on October 7, 1959, EJ was the son of Edward J. Robinson Jr. of Honesdale ...

Walter J. Tluczek

August 1, 2015


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Walter "Sonny" J. Tluczek, 72, of Equinunk, died on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, the former Donna M. Snipas. The couple married on April 17, 1965. Born on April 25, 1943 in Oahu, HI, ...

Sally E. O'Brien Smith

July 30, 2015

Sally Elizabeth O'Brien, 66, of Honesdale, died on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at Hospice of the Sacred Heart in Dunmore. She is survived by her husband, Kevin T. O'Brien. The couple married on May 18, 1991. Born on July 9, 1949 in Honesdale, she was ...