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  • Honesdale is also known as: East Honesdale, East Honesdale, Pennsylvania, and Wayne County / Honesdale borough.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Robert Koenig (film producer and film director), and Zachary Stuart-Pontier (film editor and film producer).

History

It is located 32 miles (51 km) northeast of Scranton. The population was 4,480 at the 2010 census. Honesdale is located in a rural area that provides many recreational opportunities including: boating, fishing, hiking, hunting, skiing, biking, skateboarding, and rafting. Located in a coal mining region, during the 19th century it was the starting point of the Delaware and Hudson Canal, which provided for transport of coal to Kingston, New York and then down the Hudson River to New York City. In the 19th century the expansion of railroads eventually superseded regular use of the canal. Honesdale, Pennsylvania, was named in honor of Philip Hone, who was a former Mayor of New York and president of the Delaware and Hudson Canal Company. Honesdale, which was originally known as Dyberry Forks, was laid out in 1826 and incorporated in 1831. The Honesdale Residential Historic District and Delaware and Hudson Canal are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Honesdale is home of the first commercial steam locomotive to run on rails in the United States, the Stourbridge Lion. On August 8,...

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Honesdale Obituaries

It was revealed on July 30th, 2015 that Harland D Haun died in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Haun was 88 years old and was born in Haughton, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Harland D's life.

It was written on January 23rd, 2015 that Stephen Pasterchik died in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Pasterchik was 90 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Stephen's life.

It was noted by The Foxboro Reporter on January 8th, 2015 that Joyce Hyland (Kinross) passed on in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  Ms. Hyland was 86 years old and was born in Honesdale, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joyce's life.

It was reported on December 23rd, 2014 that Kathryn Carmody (Frisch) died in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Carmody was 43 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kathryn's life.

It was disclosed on December 23rd, 2014 that Helen F Dillon (Mahoney) died in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Dillon was 85 years old and was born in Brooklyn, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Helen F's life.

It was reported on November 29th, 2014 that Frank J Glinsky died in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.  Glinsky was 55 years old and was born in Honesdale, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frank J's life.

It was written on September 19th, 2014 that Irmgard K Huebner (Leuschner) died in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Huebner was 83 years old and was born in Heidersdorf, .  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Irmgard K's life.

It was noted on July 15th, 2014 that Frederick J Rev Howard passed on in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Howard was 80 years old and was born in Austin, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frederick J Rev's life.

It was reported by Williamsport Sun-Gazette on July 9th, 2014 that Ruth Desau (Newton) perished in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Desau was 84 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ruth's life.

It was written on March 18th, 2014 that Margaret W "Marge" Freidenstine (Wehner) died in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Freidenstine was 95 years old and was born in Callicoon Center, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Margaret W "Marge"'s life.

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Hessling Funeral Home

The Hessling Funeral Home was established in 1895 by Nicholas Hessling near the location where the Funeral Home is today. The business began as a monument company and later the funeral home was developed.

August J Haas Funeral Home Incorporated

When a loved one passes away, many arrangements must be made. We are here to supervise these arrangements and provide solutions so that those grieving may experience a more peaceful transition through the viewing, religious ceremony, and...

Jennings-Calvey Funeral Home

Established in the year 1900 by John J. Jennings, in the “undertaking” service in North Scranton, with a livery service of horse drawn carriages. As years passed the services evolved into the Funeral Home, which was located on West Market...

Strauch Funeral Homes

Oscar Strauch was born in Germany in 1857. His father was killed in the Prussian war, so Oscar immigrated to this country seeking a better life for his family.Upon Oscar’s unexpected death at age 59, the funeral home was handed down to his son,...

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