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Gary "Rico" Perico

Gary "Rico" Perico, 68, of Susquehanna, lost his long and hard fought battle with cancer on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.

He is survived by many friends and family, including his daughter, Carly; step-daughter, Jennifer; girlfriend, Leila; and grandson, Robert.

Rest in peace my Love.

A celebration of Rico's amazing life will be held on Saturday, December 15, 1pm at Bill's Hilltop, 715 Jackson Avenue, Susquehanna, PA.














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Kathleen "Kerry" King

Kathleen "Kerry" King, of Jackson, PA passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 16, 2018, after a hard-fought battle with lung cancer.

A loving mother and sole provider, Kerry's favorite pastime was caring for and enjoying the company of her seven children and seventeen grandchildren; family meant everything to her. She created many special holiday traditions that will continue through her children; Saint Patrick's Day was very special to her. Kerry was an avid reader as well, and could often be found sleeping with a book still in her hands.

Kerry was predeceased by her parents, Bucky and Harriet Killins; nephew, Eric Wahl.

Kerry is survived by her sisters, Krista Killins, Glendale, AZ, Anne Wahl, Eatontown, NJ; her children, Daniel Brown and wife, Debi, Dickson City, Sean Gaynor and wife, Brittany, Great Bend, William "Andy" Gaynor and wife, Carli, Forest City, Kathleen Gaynor and fiancé, Ben, Jackson, PA, Nora Jones and husband, Jeremy, Clifford, PA, Tony Gaynor and wife, Atlanta, Factoryville, PA, Kerry Gaynor and future husband, Matt, Brooklyn, PA; two nieces, Missy and Jenny; nephew, Michael.

The family would like to thank the many nurses, social workers, and others who made Kerry as comfortable as possible in her final days. A very special thank you to her many doctors and nurses who treated her throughout her battle with cancer; particularly, Dr. Patel and Nurse Terri. Finally, her children would like to thank Kerry for loving them and raising them to be the men and women they are today.

Arrangements were entrusted to Shifler-Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Clifford, PA.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in her name to: Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 100 William Street, Dunmore, PA.

To share condolences with Kerry's family visit her book of everlasting memories at: www.parisefuneralhome.com.

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Jerome T. Stackowitz

Jerome T. Stackowitz, 43 of Endicott, NY passed away at home on Friday, November 30, 2018.

He was predeceased by his parents, John and Mary "Meg" Stackowitz, Sr. and sister, Jacqueline Lair.

He is survived by his brother, John Stackowtiz Jr.; nephew, Thomas Golka Jr.; several aunts, uncles and cousins.

A viewing was held on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at the Hennessey's Funeral Home, 747 Jackson Avenue, Susquehanna, PA.

Interment will be in the St. John's Cemetery, Susquehanna, PA at a later date.

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