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Obituaries

Mary C. Menotti (Brundage)

March 11, 2017

Mary Carol Menotti, 57, of Honesdale, died on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Forest City Nursing Home. She is survived by her fiancée Mark E. Hook of Honesdale. Born on November 29, 1959 in Honesdale, she was the daughter of the late William and Aud...

Alfred R. Erhardt

March 9, 2017

Alfred R. Erhardt, “Papa Blue”, 83, of Honesdale passed peacefully into eternal rest on March 9, 2017.   Born January 18, 1934 he was the son of the late Orson & Alice (Henderson) Erhardt.   He worked on the family dairy...

Marion A. Karlson (Beyer)

March 5, 2017

Marion A. Karlson, 89, of Bethany, died on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Kenneth Karlson on March 23, 2003. Born on May 31, 1927 in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late George and Freid...

Marie G. VanOrden (Gregor)

March 3, 2017

Marie G. VanOrden, 91, of Honesdale, died on Friday, March 3, 2017 at Forest City Nursing Home. She was preceded in death by her husband, James L. VanOrden on January 17, 1980. Born on January 16, 1926 in Honesdale, she was the daughter of the lat...

Dorothy Gunuskey (Hittinger)

March 3, 2017

Dorothy H. Gunuskey, 96, of Honesdale, died on Friday, March 3, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hobert T. Gunuskey, Sr. on August 3, 1996. The couple married on August 5, 1945. Born on December 29, 1920 i...

Darlene M. Miller (Teeple)

March 2, 2017

Rev. Darlene M. Teeple Miller, 64, of Honesdale and Pastor of Churches of the Equinunk United Methodist Charge, died on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne George Miller, Sr...

Lois Curran

February 18, 2017

Lois Mary Curran Lois Mary Curran, 89, formerly of Main Street Honesdale and resident at Wayne Woodlands Manor, Waymart, PA, died on February 18, 2017 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born in White Mills, PA, she was the daughter of James and Lillia...

Douglas E. Davis

February 18, 2017

Douglas Earl Davis, 64, of Milanville, died unexpectedly on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at his home. Born on June 15, 1952 in Honesdale, he was the son of the late Earl Junior and Margaret Irene Acker Davis. He was a graduate of Damascus High Scho...

Carole J. Bennett Wickham

February 13, 2017

Carole J. Bennett, 76, of Honesdale, died on Monday, February 13, 2017 at Creekside Health and Rehab Center in Carbondale. She is survived by her husband of 20 years, Denton Bennett. Born on June 4, 1940 in Zearing, IA, she was the daughter of the...

Gerald Morgan

February 12, 2017

Gerald Morgan, 70, of Beach Lake, died on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at his home. Born on March 1, 1946 in Honesdale, he was the son of the late John L. and Hazel Riefler Morgan. He was a longtime employee of the Wayne County Human Resource Center....

Eugene Brown

February 2, 2017

Eugene Patrick Brown, Sr., 73, of Hawley, died on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, the former Shirley Aileo. The couple married on June 16, 1962. Born on March 23...

John N. Fotusky

January 28, 2017


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John Nathan Fotusky, 72, of White Mills, died on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Carbondale Nursing Home. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, the former Maryann Herold. The couple married on March 24, 1964. Born on September 27, 1944 in Honesdal...

James "Bob" R. Perry

January 24, 2017

James "Bob" Robert Perry, 81, of Honesdale, died on January 24, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Shirley J. Reifler on July 24, 2008. The couple married on April 16, 1955. Born September 1...

Susan J. Rose

January 22, 2017

Susan Jane Rose, 78, passed away peacefully with family close by her side at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Honesdale, PA on January 22, 2017. She is survived by her childhood sweetheart Arthur H. Rose (Bucky) whom she married in 1956. Susan was bor...

Peggy R. Washington (O'Neill)

January 16, 2017

Margaret (Peggy) Washington Margaret (Peggy) Washington, 72, formerly of Liberty, NY and Honesdale, PA, died Monday, January 16, 2017 in of Fort Myers, FL where she had recently resided with her husband Robert. Born July 20, 1944 she was the daug...

Dorothy Rosenkrans Hyser (Richards)

January 15, 2017

Dorothy (Richards) Rosenkrans Hyser, 89, of Honesdale, died on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Ellen Memorial Health Care Center surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Harrison Tripp Rosenkrans on January 12, 1985 and her s...

Matthew L. Selvaggi

January 3, 2017


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Matthew Luke Selvaggi, 36, of Honesdale, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at his home. Born on October 16, 1980 in Smithtown, NY, he is the son of Michael W. and Irene J. Ficht Selvaggi of Honesdale. Matt attended Honesdale High Schoo...

Shirley L. Anke (Rollison)

January 2, 2017

Shirley L. Anke, 82 of Hawley, died on Monday, January 2, 2016 at Wayne Woodlands Manor. She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen E. Anke on July 4, 2010. The couple married on July 6, 1960. Born on November 18, 1934 at the family home in W...

Martha M. Gumble (Nardello)

January 2, 2017

Martha Marie "Marti" (Nicotera) Gumble, age 71, of Honesdale, PA, passed away on January 2, 2017. Marti was born in Camden, NJ to the late George Nardello and Martha Marie Coccogna Nardello on September 9, 1945. She graduated from Camden Catholic ...

Edmund J. Grimes

December 31, 2016


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Edmund "Ned" J. Grimes, 72, of Lake Ariel, died on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Born on August 18, 1944 in Scranton, he was the son of the late Edmund J. Sr. and Kathryn F. O'Rourke Grimes. He was graduate of Archbald Hi...

Ruth S. Weniger (Schield)

December 30, 2016

Ruth Schield Weniger, beloved aunt, teacher, and friend, died on December 30, 2016, at Bethany Village where she had been residing.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Attorney Robert T. Weniger and her parents, William and Harriett Kehr Schi...

Farrington C. Case

December 20, 2016


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Farrington "Buck" Chauncey Case, 88 of Beach Lake, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Darling Case. The couple married December 24, 1998. He was preced...

Catherine A. Quinn (Morton)

December 17, 2016

Catherine A. Quinn, 89, of Honesdale passed away on Saturday, December 17. She was predeceased in 2006 by her husband of 59 years, William J. Quinn.   While a resident of Honesdale, Catherine was active in St John the Evangelist Parish wit...

Anthony (Leroy) Gibbons

December 16, 2016


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Anthony Leroy Gibbons, 94, of Hawley, died on Friday, December 16, 2016 at his home. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, the former Gladys Rollison. The couple married on April 18, 1953. Born on October 22, 1922 at the family home in Palmyra T...

Carl R. Hoffman

December 15, 2016

Carl R. Hoffman, 78, of Honesdale, formerly of Baldwin L.I. New York, passed away on December 15, 2016. Survived by loving siblings James Hoffman, Julie Satre, Diane Anker, Douglas Hoffman and Agnes Thomas. He was predeceased by brothers Arthur, R...