QUAKERTOWN — Ronald Francis Waraksa (Mr. Fix It) peacefully passed away surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, Sept. 2, 2018, at St. Luke’s Bethlehem Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer during which he never lost his spirit. He was 66 years old.
KULPMONT — Chester “Chet” M. Gard, 92, of Kulpmont, passed away Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, with his family by his side at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
ELYSBURG — Richard A. Mowery, 54, of Elysburg, lost his battle with brain cancer peacefully within the comfort of his home with family by his side on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Violet H. “Sissy” Fitzpatrick, 89, of 1640 Wabash St., Coal Township, passed away, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
NORTHUMBERLAND — Victor F. Bridy, 94, of Emmanuel Home, 800 Priestley Ave., formerly at 980 Mahoning St., Milton, went home to be with his savior, Jesus Christ, while at Grandview Nursing Home on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Michael D. Gilligbauer, 49, of 1710 W. Chestnut St., passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, in Picture Rocks, Lycoming County, as a result of injuries he sustained in an ATV accident.
CATAWISSA — Marlin Eugene “Mike” Dietrich, 77, passed away peacefully after a short battle with Myelodysplastic syndrome, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at home surrounded by his loving family.
ELYSBURG — Robert John Kerris Sr., 90, an important figure in the area’s anthracite coal industry in the last half of the 20th century and a self-made and highly respected businessman, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He was once co-owner of several coal …
COAL TOWNSHIP — Mary Lois Mattis, 91, a resident of Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and formerly of South Diamond Street, Shamokin, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital, Coal Township.
The Northumberland County Coroner Office is requesting public assistance in locating “living blood relatives” of Joseph A. Nyeste, a 61-year-old white male, who last resided on West Sunbury Street in Shamokin. He was pronounced dead at his home on Saturday evening, Sept. 1, 2018. Those with …
COAL TOWNSHIP — Mary Lois Mattis, a resident of Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and formerly of South Diamond St., Shamokin, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital.
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