February 19, 2020
Francis W. Pahler 80 of Freeland passed away on Friday at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest.
Born in Mt. Top he was the son of the late Frank and Ethel (Judge) Pahler.
He was a long time member of St. John Bosco, Conyngham where he was a longt...
February 15, 2020
Leona H. (Wisniewski ) Dei Tos, 88, of Freeland reached her eternal rest on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in St. Luke’s Village health facility surrounded by her family.
Born in Hazleton, Leona was the daughter of the late William and Helen (Marcinko...
Margaret Yencha 87 of Freeland passed away at her home.
Born in Jeddo and was a member of St. Michael’s Orthodox Church, Freeland.
She loved her grandchildren, bingo, playing the lottery, casinos, bird watching, and cooking.
Preceding her ...
Helen M. Bonevich 90 of Freeland passed away Wednesday at Weatherwood Nursing Home, Weatherly.
Born in Freeland she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Susan (Donish) Evancho.
Before retiring, she was responsible for payroll at the Keyston...
February 8, 2020
Bertram G. “The Bus Driver” Torstrup 87 and a half of Freeland and formally of Selinsgrove who passed away early Thursday morning at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Hazleton.
Born in Brooklyn NY. He was the son of the late Bertram C. and Lillian L. (B...
January 28, 2020
Lillian Susan Martincek 79 of Freeland fondly know by her husband as "Ducky" who passed away early Friday morning at Post Acute Medical at Wilkes Barre General Hospital.
Born in Freeland she was the daughter of the late John and Susan ...
Seymour A. Stucker Jr.82 of Mt. Top passed away peacefully at Mt. Top Senior Care on Saturday January 18.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
McNulty Funeral Home 494 East Butler Dr. Freeland is in charge of arrangements.
January 20, 2020
Marjorie A. “Marge” Strittmatter 70 of White Haven passed away Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Hazleton.
Born in White Haven she was the daughter of the late Silas and Elmira (McCraken) Keiper.
She was a member of Christ United Methodist chur...
December 21, 2019
Joyce Ann Hrabovecky 66 of Freeland passed away at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Hazleton.
Born in Hazleton, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Elizabeth (Simko) Hrabovecky.
She was a member of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Parish at...
Kimberly A. Whitmer 47 of Upper Lehigh passed away Thursday at her home.
Born in Hazleton she is the daughter of Pastor Mark Whitmer- Freeland and Ann Marie (Poltrock) Whitmer-Freeland.
She loved making religious pictures and crafts.
Craig B. Moyer 51 of Winfield Pa. passed away Tuesday at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
Born in Sunbury Pa. he was the son of Karen A. (McBride) Moyer and the late Charles E. Moyer.
He was a sealer / sander for Wood Mode, Kreamer Pa.
Michael J. Spock Jr 84 passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 28th at Mountain City Nursing Home.
Mike is predeceased by his father Michael, mother Pauline (Kitlan) and his sister Bernardine.
He is survived by his Aunt Emma Stasko and man...
December 3, 2019
Catherine M. Okrasinski 86 of Freeland passed away Wednesday at her home surrounded by her family.
Born March 20, 1933 in Freeland she was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Cibula) Gresh.
She was a member of St. Mary’s Byzantine Ca...
November 16, 2019
Josephine LaRock 76 formally of Sandy Valley passed away Wednesday morning at Weatherwood Nursing, Weatherly.
Born in Wilmington she was the daughter of the late William and Irene (Grochowski) McLaughlin.
She was a member of Our Lady of the Imm...
November 15, 2019
George P. Gombeda 86 of Freeland died Sunday at Mt. City, Hazle Twp.
Born in Hazleton on February 1, 1933 he was the son of the late Joseph and Anna (Kohut) Gombeda.
He was a member of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Parish at St. Ann’s...
Mary C Kochie, 98. passed away Saturday morning at St Lukes Nursing Home, Hazleton. Mary originally from Freeland had been residing as a guest at The Laurels in Hazleton.
Born in Freeland June 6, 1921 she was the daughter of the late John and An...
November 13, 2019
James Alvin “Kingfish” Fisher 87 of Freeland who passed away Saturday at the home of his daughter in Jeddo Boro.
Born in Freeland he was the son of the late Alvin and Ellen J. (Klose) Fisher.
He was an honorably discharged Coast Guard veter...
November 14, 2019
Daniel Novak 61 of Freeland passed away Saturday at Allied Hospice, Scranton.
Born in Coaldale he was the son of Victoria (Pizzinato) Bittner and the late Francis Novak.
He was of Catholic Faith.
Daniel was an assembler for United Rehabilita...
November 2, 2019
Emily A. Berta, a longtime resident of Freeland, passed away Wednesday at the age of 87.
Born in Tannery, she was the daughter of the late Stephen and Susan Prebula.
She was a parishioner of the former St. John’s Ne...
November 29, 2019
Michael Sluck 83 a 38 year resident of Beaver Meadows formally of the Heights died Saturday at St. Luke's Manor, Hazleton.
Born in Ebervale Pa. he was the son of the late Michael S. and Helen "Ellie" (Gimmer) Sluck.
He was a member of St. John's By...
Irene A. Plesce 89 of Hazleton died Sunday at Mt. City Nursing and Rehabilitation, Hazle Twp.
Born in Shenadoah Pa. she was the daughter of the late Frank and Veronica (Guida) Radziak.
She was a 1947 graduate of JW Cooper High School where she was ...
October 26, 2019
James Richard Patterson, known by many who loved him as Seamus, 72, of Freeland, entered the pearly gates of heaven on October 18th, 2019 surrounded by loved ones. James was born June 25th, 1947 in Lockport New York Memorial Hospital son of James Ste...
October 19, 2019
Paul G. Medvitz, 83 of Fleetwood, Pa. passed away October 11, 2019 at his home.
Born in White Haven July 14, 1936 he was the son of the late George Sr. and Anna (Gondira) Medvitz.
He was of catholic faith and a 1955 graduate of Foster Township Hig...
November 9, 2019
Florence DiFeo Sosnoski Sujansky
Florence Sujansky passed away peacefully October 18, 2019 at Doctor’s Hospital. Born in Freeland, Pennsylvania on October 1, 1923, she lived most of her life in Pennsylvania, Middlesex, New Jersey, and Manville, N...
September 25, 2019
Barbara Superdock, 82, of Freeland passed away September 19 at St. Lukes Pavilion.
Born in Lincoln, Nebraska she was the daughter of the late Vielus and Dora Anna (Windell) Anderson.
She was a member of St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church, Freela...