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Source: Wilkes-Barre Times Leader (Wilkes Barre, PA) Page 19
Dated: Feb. 17, 1913
(SHARON WICK'S NOTE:  Some of the dates were hard to read.  Check Census Records and such to verify)
CARR - In Wilkes-Barre, Feb. 17, Mrs. J. B. Carr, aged 80, of paralysis.
CASSEDY - At Mercy Hospital, Feb. 17, Patrick Cassedy, aged 68 years, pneumonia
LAVELLE - In Wilkes-Barre, Feb. 16, Mrs. Margaret Lavelle, aged 76 years pneumonia
ESTOCK - At Wilkes- Barre, Feb. 17, Geo. Estock, of pneumonia, aged 5_ years.
STAIRCHEK - Of Miner's Mills, Feb. 17, Mrs. John Stairchek, of pneumonia, at Mercy Hospital, aged 20 (or 26) years.
MARCY- At Sayre, Feb. 15, Cyrus A. Marcy, formerly of Ashley, aged 76 of general debility.
THOMAS - In Wilkes Barre, Feb. 15, David W. Thomas, aged 68, of pneumonia.
BOYLAN - At Forty Fort, Feb. 15, Mrs. Sarah Boylan, of debility.
SKUSE - At Pittston, Feb. 14, Edward Skuse, aged 40.
PHILBIN - At Sebastopol, Feb. 16, Hon. Henry W. Palmer, aged 73 or pneumonia.
McGEE - At Parsons, Feb. 15, John McGee, aged 61, of complications.
BUCKALEW - In Wilkes-Barre, Feb. 14, William S. Buckalew, aged 18, of typhoid fever.
JONES - On Jersey Central train, Feb. 16, Samuel Jones of Wilkes-Barre, aged 18, railroad accident.
SPEIGLE - In City Hospital, Feb. 13, John Speigle of Akron, Ohio, aged 3, railroad accident.
McLAUGHLIN - At McKee's Rocks, Pa., Fe.b. 13, Peter McLaughlin, aged 30, formerly of Wilkes Barre accident.
HUNSICKER - In Wilkes-Barre, Feb. 13, A. L. Hunsicker, aged 49, of complications.
SINBALDI- At Naniooke, Feb. 14, Michael Sinbaldi, aged 50, of stomach trouble.
McCULLOCH - At Luzerne, Feb. 15, Alexander McCulloch, aged 63.
BEVAN - At Plymouth, Feb. 16, Mrs. Reese Bevan, aged 48, of heart trouble.
ZIMMERMAN- At Larksville, Feb. 15 John Zimmerman, aged 8 months of pneumonia.
DAVIS - At Providence, R. I., Feb. 1_, David D. Davis, formerly of Plymouth.
KISCHEL - At City hospital, Feb. 17, Mrs. Mary Kischel, aged 33 years, of complications.
Source: Wilkes-Barre Times (Wilkes Barre, PA) Page 2
Dated: Feb. 17, 1913
WILLIAM BUCKALEW DEAD
     William S. Buckalew, aged 18 years, died yesterday morning at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Buckalew, at 155 East Market Street, after an illness of typhoid fever.  The young man was born in this city and for a time he was employed by the Adams and United States Express companies.  For about a year he owned and conducted the lunch wagon opposite the local Lehigh Valley station.
Source: Wilkes-Barre Times (Wilkes Barre, PA) Page 12
Dated: Tuesday, Jan. 23, 1906
PITTSTON MAN DEAD
     Anthony J. Clifford
, a well known resident of Upper Pittston, died last evening at 10 o'clock at his home, North Main Street, after a nine months' illness of dropsy aged 41 years.
Source: Wilkes-Barre Times (Wilkes-Barre, Pa) Page 3
Dated: Saturday, June 12, 1915
FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
     The funeral of Mr. Stephen M. Roberts will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of Mr. Richard W. Lewis, 34 Lee Park avenue.  Interment will be made in Hollenback cemetery.
     The funeral of Mr. John McAsy (McAny?), who died at Montclair, N. J., Hospital on Thursday, will be held at the undertaking parlors of William E. Doron & Sons, 84 and 86 North Washington Street, tomorrow (Sunday) afternoon at 2 o'clock.  Rev. Mr. Cowell, of Bennett Memorial Church, will officiate and interment will be made in the Woodlawn cemetery at Dallas.
     The funeral of Mrs. Bridget Farrell, of Sugar Notch, will be held from the family home Monday morning at 8:30 o'clock.  A high mass of requiem will be celebrated at St. Charles' Church at 9 o'clock and interment will be made in St. Charles' cemetery.
     The funeral of Mrs. August Hohlfield will take place from the family home, 13 Gildersleeve street, Sunday afternoon at 1 o'clock instead of 2 as previously announced.  Services will be conducted at the residence by Rev. L. Lindenstruth and interment will be made in HOllenback cemetery.
     The funeral of Charles H. Marcy will be held from the family home, 442 South River street, Monday morning at 11 o'clock.  Interment will be made in Sunnyside cemetery, Tunkhannock.

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