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  • Suburbs of Scranton: Blakely, Dickson City, Dickson Cty, Dunmore, Firm Zip, Moosic, Old Forge, Olyphant, Scott Township, Scott Twp, Sturges, Taylor, Throop, UPS.
  • Scranton is also known as: Lackawanna County / Scranton city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor William Courtright, who took office November 29th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 18447, 18501, 18502, 18503, 18504, 18505, 18507, 18508, 18509, 18510, 18512, 18515, 18517, 18518, 18519, 18540, 18577.
  • Lackawanna County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Paul W. Richards (engineer and astronaut), Lauren Weisberger (writer and journalist), Mike Munchak (american football player and coach), Bob Casey, Jr. (politician), Daniel McDonald (actor), Bill Lazor (coach), and Frank Dermody (attorneys in the united states).

Scranton is the sixth-largest city in the State of Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie and Reading. It is the county seat of Lackawanna County in the state's northeastern region and is also the central point for the federal court of the area. With a population of 76,089, it is the largest city in the Scranton–Wilkes-Barre–Hazleton, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area, with a greater population of about 570,000, also known as the Wyoming Valley.Scranton is the geographic and cultural center of the Lackawanna River valley, and the largest of the former anthracite coal mining communities in a contiguous quilt-work that also includes Wilkes-Barre, Pittston, and Carbondale. Scranton was incorporated as a borough on February 14, 1856, as a borough in Luzerne County and as a city on April 23, 1866. The city "took its first step toward earning its reputation as the Electric City" when electric lights were introduced at Dickson Locomotive Works in 1880. Six years later, the nation's first streetcars powered exclusively by electricity began operating in the city. Rev. David Spencer, a local Baptist minister, later proclaimed Scranton the "Electric City."

History

The official website for the city of Scranton is http://www.scrantonpa.gov/.

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Scranton Obituaries

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on December 22nd, 2017 that Joyce Ann Flynn (Keegan) passed away in Bradenton, Florida.  Ms. Flynn was 84 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joyce Ann's life.

It was noted on November 26th, 2017 that Roger J Tapson passed on in Scranton, Pennsylvania.  Tapson was 67 years old and was born in Chicago, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Roger J's life.

It was reported on November 14th, 2017 that Robert E Jr "Murf" Murphy died in Plant City, Florida.  Murphy was 85 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert E Jr "Murf"'s life.

It was reported by Orange County Register on October 14th, 2017 that Benita "Micki" Maupin died in Orange, California.  Maupin was 83 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Benita "Micki"'s life.

It was disclosed by Star-News on October 1st, 2017 that Major Lee III "Maj" White passed away in Wilmington, North Carolina.  White was 75 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Major Lee III "Maj"'s life.

It was disclosed by Canon City Daily Record on September 29th, 2017 that Lila Ann Westphal (Vanauken) passed on in Florence, Colorado.  Ms. Westphal was 86 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lila Ann's life.

It was reported on September 28th, 2017 that Emily Garrison (Rogers) passed away in Clearwater, Florida.  Ms. Garrison was 98 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Emily's life.

It was disclosed by Susquehanna County Independent on September 27th, 2017 that Jean Rounds (Ross) passed away in Scranton, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Rounds was 100 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jean's life.

It was disclosed by New Haven Register on September 22nd, 2017 that Richard M Wysocki passed away in Derby, Connecticut.  Wysocki was 78 years old and was born in Scranton, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard M's life.

It was reported on September 15th, 2017 that Sandra Jo Clarke-Harris passed on in Scranton, Pennsylvania.  Clarke-Harris was 61 years old and was born in Catawba Co, NC.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sandra Jo's life.

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Funeral Homes in Scranton

Miller Bean Funeral Home Incorporated

Much history goes along with the name Miller Bean. When the family started their venture into undertaking they had long been operating a general store on one side of the building, a wholesaler of wines and liqueurs on the other side and a large...

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...

Thomas P Kearney Funeral Homes

Individual attention and care have helped Kearney Funeral Homes, Inc., achieve a distinguished level of professionalism. To Kearney Funeral Homes' family and staff, people are not just customers, they are an extended member of the Kearney Family.

Shifler-Parise Funeral Home

On May 27, 1941, Carmine J. (C.J.) Parise received his undertaker's license, as it was called back then by the state of Pennsylvania. Carmine's interest in the funeral profession was inspired by his uncle, Jacob B. Graziano, who was the first...

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August J Haas Funeral Home Incorporated
202-204 Pittston Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
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Bomberger-Lesko Funeral Home
1660 N Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18508
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Carl J Savino Jr Funeral Home
157 S Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18504
Cathedral Cemetery
1708 Oram St
Scranton, PA 18504
Catholic Cemeteries
1708 Oram St
Scranton, PA 18504
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Davies & Jones Funeral Chapel
135 S Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18504
Davis Jacob Funeral Home
813 Main St
Scranton, PA 18507
Donahue Funeral Home
1706 E Gibson St
Scranton, PA 18514
Donahue Funeral Home
303 S Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18504
Dorothy T Talipski Home-Funerals
3401 Pittston Ave
Scranton, PA 18507
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Eagen Huges Funeral Home
2908 Birney Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
Edward J Chomko Funeral Home
254 Railroad Ave # 268
Scranton, PA 18505
Eugene A Cusick Funeral Home
217 Jefferson Ave
Scranton, PA 18503
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Forest Hill Cemetery Association
1830 Jefferson Ave
Scranton, PA 18522
Frank M Regan Funeral Home
715 Linden St
Scranton, PA 18510
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Joseph C Noreika Funeral Home
1740 N Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18508
Joseph W Sznyter Funeral Home
1101 Prospect Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
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Leon S Gorgol Funeral Home
1131 Pittston Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
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Mc Goff Hughes Funeral Home
1401 Capouse Ave
Scranton, PA 18509
Miller Bean Funeral Home Incorporated
436 Cedar Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
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Neil W Regan Funeral Home
1900 Pittston Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
Nicholas Chomko Funeral Home
1132 Prospect Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
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Patrick F Guido Funeral Home
120 S Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18504
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Sacred Heart Cemetery
Davis St
Scranton, PA 18501
Snowdon Funeral Directors
1810 Sanderson Ave
Scranton, PA 18509
Solfanelli-Fiorillo Funeral
1030 N Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18508
Strauch Funeral Home
602 Birch St
Scranton, PA 18505
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Thomas J Hughes Funeral Home
1240 Saint Ann St
Scranton, PA 18504
Thomas P Kearney Funeral Homes
125 N Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18501
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Vanston & James Funeral Home
1401 Ash St
Scranton, PA 18510
Vanston & James Funeral Home
142 S Main Ave
Scranton, PA 18504
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Zabielski-Chomko Funeral Home
1226 Prospect Ave
Scranton, PA 18505
Ziman Funeral Home Incorporated
612 E Gibson St
Scranton, PA 18510

Scranton Funeral Home News

Parishioners celebrate life of dedicated monsignor
Lynch said a second priest in the local diocese recently died. Father Bill Carney will have his funeral in a small town outside of Scranton, Pa. Lynch said a few of his priests would be attending the service up north with him. He told parishioners Carney ...
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39875872

Professor brought passion to class
Coglitore got his MBA from the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania. He served with the U.S. Army ... Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at the White Funeral Home, 20134 Kenwood Trail (County Road 50), Lakeville, and one hour before services at the ...
http://www.startribune.com/obituaries/105735033.html

Patricia A. Lytle Gallagher, 85
Visiting hours will be held on Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Murphy Funeral Home, 85 Federal St., (corner of North Sreet), Salem. Private Interment services will be held at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton, Pa. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that gifts ...
http://www.salemnews.com/archive/x1364886479/Patricia-A-Lytle-Gallagher-85

Mary E. Zubay Rochester
The Funeral Mass will be performed at St. John the Evangelist ... Born as Mary Elizabeth Callahan on Sept. 21, 1924, in Scranton, Pa., Mary married Ken on April 22, 1943, in Endicott, N.Y. In the early years of their marriage, Mary was active in the WWII ...
http://www.postbulletin.com/newsmanager/templates/localnews_story.asp?z=5&a=476404

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Scranton Funeral Homes and funeral services in Pennsylvania
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Kearney Funeral Homes- Old Forge and Scranton, PA - vaults ...
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