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Obituaries

Carol J. Flynn (Fitzsimmons)

February 8, 2018

Carol J. Flynn, 70, of Honesdale, died on February 8, 2018 at home following a long-term illness. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Patrick Flynn. Born on May 6, 1947 in Carbondale, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Alice Wal...

Carol G. Emanuelson (Gilsey)

February 7, 2018

Carol Emanuelson passed away on February 7th at the home of her son and daughter-in-law Rick and Kathy. Most recently a resident of Aston Gardens, Venice, Florida, Carol was born in Kenmore, New York, to Albert and Marion (Smith) Gilsey. She grad...

Grace M. Fullem (Hudson)

February 2, 2018

Grace Mae Fullem, 88, of Honesdale, died on Friday, February 2, 2018 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald L. Fullem on October 9, 2016. The couple married on November 21, 1951. Born on January 30, 1930 in Van Buren, NY, ...

Thomas C. Rindock

February 1, 2018

Thomas Carl Rindock, Sr, 69, of Honesdale, died on February 1, 2018 at Tampa General Hospital in Florida while doing what he loved, camping with his wife. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, the former Linda Vennum. The couple married on Octobe...

Edward S. Lorenzen

January 26, 2018

Edward Scott Lorenzen, 47, of Silver Springs, MD and Conventry, RI, died tragically with his four year old son, Michael Lorenzen on Friday, January 26, 2018 in his home in Coventry, RI. Edward was formerly of Rileyville, PA and a graduate of Honesda...

Joyce E. Burdick (Buddenhagen)

January 23, 2018

Joyce Elaine Burdick, 91, formerly of White Mills and a resident at Elmcroft of Mid Valley Senior Living, died on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Burdick o...

George White

January 17, 2018

George White Jr., 90, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Teeple White in 1993. The couple married June 30, 1951. Born on November 6, 1927 in Olyphant, PA, he ...

Vernon A. DeGroat

January 16, 2018


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Vernon A. DeGroat, 80, of Honesdale, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at home with his wife by his side. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, the former Carol A. Spangenberg. Born on September 9, 1937 at the family homestead in ...

Lawrence W. Martone

January 15, 2018


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Lawrence W. Martone, Honesdale, unexpectedly passed away on January 15 at his home at the age of 87. Born in Honesdale, he was the son of the late Louis & Vicenzia Cusati Martone. After graduating from Honesdale Catholic School in 1948, he entere...

James H. O'Shaughnessy

November 29, 2017

James Howard O'Shaughnessy, 79, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at his home. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, the former Mary Tierney. The couple married on September 24, 1965. Born on March 11, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY, he...

Rita Burkavage (McCormick)

November 28, 2017

Kathryn "Rita" (McCormick) Burkavage, 98, of Honesdale, died on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Burkavage on March 22, 2002. The couple married on August 4, 1951. ...

Rita Burkavage (McCormick)

November 28, 2017

Kathryn "Rita" (McCormick) Burkavage, 98, of Honesdale, died on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Burkavage on March 22, 2002. The couple married on August 4, 1951. ...

Rita Burkavage (McCormick)

November 28, 2017

Kathryn "Rita" (McCormick) Burkavage, 98, of Honesdale, died on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Burkavage on March 22, 2002. The couple married on August 4, 1951. ...

Douglas L. Tyler

November 19, 2017

Douglas Lee Tyler, 58, of Honesdale, died on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife, the former Annette Price. The couple married on June 19, 2016. Born on January 20, 1959 in Callicoon, NY, he was the s...

Dwight Lintner

November 6, 2017


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Dwight "Fritz" Lintner, 83, of Lake Ariel, died on Monday, November 6, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Shirley A. Mullen on February 18, 2000. Born on September 10, 1934 in Cherry Ridge, he was t...

Linda A. Vogt

November 5, 2017

Linda Ann Vogt, 70 of Honesdale, died on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Bethany Village where she was residing. Born on March 12, 1947 in New York, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Laurence and Rita Mary Clark Vogt. Linda was a graduate of Honesda...

Rudy D. Gager

October 28, 2017

Rudy D. Gager, 61 of Honesdale, passed away on October 28th, 2017 in his home after a 2 year battle with cancer. Rudy was born in Callicoon, NY to parents Ruth and Glen Gager. He was one of seven children who grew up on the family farm north of Hon...

Isabella G. Polt (Martin)

October 25, 2017

Isabella "Izzy" Grace (Martin) Polt, 101, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center in Honesdale. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. Polt on June 13, 1978. Born on July 12, 1916 in M...

John F. Kuhn

October 25, 2017


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John "Jack" F. Kuhn, 79, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at Regional Hospital of Scranton. He is survived by his loving companion Martha Briggs of Honesdale. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Helen L. Sobolak on Mach...

Jeanette M. Dapper

October 11, 2017

Jeanette M. Dapper, 93, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center in Honesdale where she has been residing. She was previously a resident at Bethany Village. Born on March 4, 1924 in Honesdale, she was...

Ann M. Schroeder (Hessling)

October 4, 2017

Ann Marie (Hessling) Schroeder, RN, 80, of Honesdale, died on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband Charles F. Schroeder on September 21, 2013. The couple married on May 12, 1962. Born on May 21, 1937 i...

Francis J. Arnoldini

September 30, 2017

Francis J. "Mike" Arnoldini, 98, formerly of Waymart, died at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center where he has been residing. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Anna Mae Costello on June 15, 2010. The couple married on June 2, 1956. ...

Rita E. Weidner (Reinhard)

September 29, 2017

Rita Eleanor Weidner, 92, a resident of Bethany Village, Bethany, PA, passed away Tuesday, August 29th following an illness. Born in Poth, Texas on August 4, 1925, Rita was the daughter of the late Andrew and Eleanor Reinhard. She is survived by tw...

Phyllis Virginia (Wildrick) Wydeen

September 28, 2017

Phyllis Virginia Wydeen, 82, of Honesdale, died on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert John Wydeen on June 4, 1996. The couple married on July 11, 1959. Born on February 25, 1...

Jean C. Ristaino (Engleman)

September 23, 2017

Jean C. Ristaino, 87, of Honesdale, died on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Wayne Woodlands Manor in Waymart. She was preceded in death by her husband, Carmine J. Ristaino on September 8, 2005. Born on June 22, 1930 in Lehighton, PA, she was the ...