Category Archives: Masonic Memorial

Bro. Sheldon “Bucky” E. MacAvoy, PM – Life Member

RICHMOND, Va. — Sheldon “Bucky” Evans MacAvoy passed away on Nov. 10, 2019, in Richmond, Va. Mr. MacAvoy was a native of Shavertown and was born on Feb. 24, 1932 to the late Stanley Robert MacAvoy and Elizabeth Wood Evans … Continue reading

Bro. Donald E. Carter Jr.

SWEET VALLEY — Donald E. Carter Jr., age 62, of Sweet Valley, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, at home. He was born in Wilkes-Barre on Sept. 5, 1957, and was the son of Donald … Continue reading

Bro. Mahmoud H. Fahmy

DALLAS — Dr. Mahmoud H. Fahmy, Ph.D., 88, of Dallas, passed away peacefully on Sept. 23, 2019, surrounded by his wife of 60 years, Irandukht Vahidi Fahmy; his children, Roya Fahmy, of Scranton, Dr. Raef (Bethanne) Fahmy, of Newburyport, Mass., … Continue reading

Bro. Robert Bond

Born in Plymouth, he was the son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Butson Bond. He attended the Plymouth Schools and, like so many of the young men of that generation, he left school to fight for his country. He … Continue reading

Bro. John S. Cottle

Bro. Cottle passed away on June 27, 2019.

Bro. Paul C. Goodwin – Life Member

LAKE SILKWORTH — Paul Clark Goodwin, 80, of Lake Silkworth, died Jan. 28, 2019. At his request, funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours. Arrangements are by the Curtis L. … Continue reading

Bro. Thomas N. Kreidler Jr. – Life Member

SHAVERTOWN — Thomas Nelson Kreidler Jr., age 88, of Shavertown, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at the Riverstreet Manor, Wilkes-Barre. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and was the son of the late Thomas Sr. and Hazel Kritzberger Kreidler. … Continue reading

Bro. William A. Hersh – Life Member

William A. Hersh, age 85, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 at his home. Born July 16, 1933 in Wyoming, PA, he was the son of the late William E. and Verna N. (Chapman) Hersh. William had multiple … Continue reading

Bro. Glenn Howell – Life Member

DALLAS — Glenn M. Howell, of Dallas, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital at the age of 88. Glenn was a devoted father, loving husband and proud grandfather. He was known affectionately by his … Continue reading

Bro. Torrence R. Gensel – Life Member

Torrance R. Gensel, 88, of Sweet Valley, peacefully passed away Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, at home. He was born in Larksville on Aug. 15, 1930, and was the son of the late Arthur and Harriet Gensel. Terry was a graduate … Continue reading

Bro. Welton G. Farrar – Life Member

DALLAS — Welton Grant Farrar, 95, Dallas, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Born in West Newbury, Mass., he was the son of the late Edward and Hazel Neily Farrar and was a graduate of Groveland … Continue reading

Bro. Donald E. Britt, PM – Life Member

DALLAS — Donald E. Britt, of Dallas, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, at the age of 85. Born on March 4, 1933, in Forty Fort, Donald was the son of the late Edwin H. Britt, of Sweet … Continue reading

Bro. Paul M. Sabol

KINGSTON TWP. — Paul M. Sabol, 89, former Kingston Township police chief, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township. Born in Kingston, he was the son of the late Paul M. Sabol Sr. and … Continue reading

Bro. Cecil Sutton

Cecil Lawrence Sutton Jr., 75, of Sweet Valley, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018, at The Meadows Nursing Center, Dallas, following declining health issues. He was born in Wilkes-Barre, on Jan. 5, 1943, and was the oldest of seven boys … Continue reading

Bro. Robert H. Scott Jr. – Life Member

SWEET VALLEY — Robert H. Scott Jr., 88, of Sweet Valley, husband of Alice K. Scott, died March 12, 2018. Funeral services will be noon Thursday from Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., 140 N. Main St., Shavertown. Friends may … Continue reading