DEPPEN — Frances H. (Rutkowski) Deppen, 86, of Kulpmont. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at Church of the Holy Angels, 855 Scott St., Kulpmont, with pastors Father Andrew Stahmer and Father Francis Karwacki as celebrants. Burial will follow in St. Casimir’s Cemetery, Marion Heights. Visitation will be held at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Church of the Holy Angels, 855 Scott St., Kulpmont 17834, or Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel 17851. Arrangements are in care of C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 1053 Chestnut St., Kulpmont, Malcom C. Farrow IV, supervisor. To send condolences to the family, visit www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com.
DORKO — John G. “Jack” Dorko, 82, of Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and formerly of Coal Township. A viewing will be held from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Leonard J. Lucas Funeral Home Ltd., 120 S. Market St., Shamokin. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. at Mother Cabrini Church, Shamokin. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Coal Township. The family will provide the flowers. As an expression of sympathy, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Mother Cabrini Church or Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School.
LUTZ — Margaret Anne Lutz, 87, of 28 W. Avenue, Mount Carmel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church with the Rev. Francis J. Karwacki, pastor, as celebrant. Interment will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, in Locust Gap. A viewing will be held from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Monday at the Joseph J. Stutz Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, Joseph J. Stutz III, supervisor. Sign the guestbook at www.stutzfuneralhome.com.
MADDEN — Margaret Regina (Cero) Madden, 96, of Ranshaw. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. today with a Christian wake service at 7 p.m. at James Kelley Funeral Home, 1001 W. Arch St. at Maple Street, Coal Township. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Mother Cabrini Church, 200 N. Shamokin St. at Webster Street, Shamokin, with the Rev. Martin Kobos as celebrant. Relatives and friends attending the Mass are asked to meet at the church at 11:15 a.m. Saturday. Interment will follow Mass at All Saints Cemetery, in Elysburg. As an expression of sympathy, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Mother Cabrini Church, 214 N. Shamokin St., Shamokin 17872, Brady Fire and Hose Co., 700 Maple St., Ranshaw 17866, or Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School, 2001 Clinton Ave., Coal Township 17866. To share a memory or offer condolences to the Madden family, sign the guest book at www.jameskelleyfh.com. The family has entrusted arrangements to the James Kelley Funeral Home, James F. Kelley, director, 1001 W. Arch St. at Maple Street, Coal Township.