Death Notices

June 19th, 2015 9:12 am

First Posted: 1/14/2014


FALLS — Thomas Allen Walter, 72, of Falls, died Jan. 14, 2014, at his home. His wife is the former Carole Gryczko; the couple married in 1960. Services were held on Jan. 17, 2014, from the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit.


DALLAS — Ms. Margarette Capizzi, 83, a former resident of Crossin Towers, Duryea, and a current resident of the Meadows, Dallas, passed away Jan. 14, 2014. She had family in Tunkhannock. Funeral was held Jan. 17 from the Bernard J. Piontek Funeral Home Inc., 204 Main St., Duryea, with a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Rosary Church, Duryea.


MOOSIC — Agnes Loftus, 87, of Moosic, died Jan. 15, 2014, at Celtic Hospice Community Care, Dunmore. She was the widow of Edward “Ned” Loftus, who died in March 1976. She had family in Dalton. The funeral was held Jan. 20 at Kiesinger Funeral Services Inc., 255 McAlpine St., Duryea, with a Mass of Christian Burial in Queen of the Apostles Parish, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca.


TUNKHANNOCK — Doreen Daubert Banos, 56, of Tunkhannock, passed away Nov. 20, 2013. A celebration of life service will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Triton Fire Hall, Tunkhannock.


WILKES-BARRE — John J. Smith Jr., of Wilkes Barre, died Jan. 19, 2014, at the Little Flower Manor in Wilkes Barre. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 9:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Peter’s Cathedral, 315 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. Friends may call 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit.