First Posted: 12/14/2014
LEHMAN TWP. — Robert S. Gregory Sr., 93, of Lehman Township, passed away Dec. 11, 2014, at the Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore, after a long and productive life. He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Helen Sara Totten Gregory, who passed away in 1998. He had family in Tunkhannock. Funeral services were held Dec. 16 from the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home Inc., corner of routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek.
FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Elizabeth “Betty” Mekuta (nee Cebula), of Falls Church and formerly of Mount Pocono and Bear Creek, passed away peacefully on Dec. 13, 2014. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Joseph A. Mekuta. She had family in Tunkhannock. As per her wishes, no services were held.
BARDWELL — Stanley C. Hedrick, of Bardwell, passed away on Dec. 10, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, DeDe Cigna Hedrick, and had family in Dalton and Tunkhannock. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Satuday in the Dalton United Methodist Church, 125 S. Turnpike Road, Dalton.
MOUNT JOY — Sally S. Kelly, formerly of Larksville, passed away peacefully on Dec. 14, 2014, following a lengthy illness in Juniper Village, Mount Joy. Sally is survived by her husband, James J. Kelly Jr. She had family in Tunkhannock. Funeral services were held Dec. 17 from the Kopicki Funeral Home, 263 Zerbey Ave., Kingston, with Mass of Christian Burial in St. Ignatius Church, Kingston.
LEHMAN TWP. — Lydia Louise Winter, 63 of Lehman Township, passed away Dec. 14, 2014, at the Celtic Hospice Healthcare Inpatient Unit, Wilkes-Barre. She was preceded in death by husband, Fred Winter. She had family in Tunkhannock. Funeral services will be held 8 p.m. Thursday from the River Of Life Fellowship, 22 Outlet Road, Lehman. Friends may call from 6 p.m. until the time of services at the church. Arrangements are by the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home Inc., Pikes Creek.