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Charlotte Rose

Charlotte Rose, 89, of New Milford, PA entered into rest on April 12, 2021. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 55 years, Donald Rose in 2005; a daughter, Deborah Rose; and a son-in-law, Robert Daniels.

Charlotte is survived by two daughters, Judith Daniels and Becky (Robert) Ralston; seven grandchildren, Jill Daniels, Leslee (Tom) Thomas, Andrea (Wayne) Grinwis, Amy Orlando, KaSandra (Matthew) Ploutz, Nichole Jesse, Kimberly Jesse (Kyle Falkenburg); 15 great-grandchildren, Dashiell, Alexander, Hunter, Morgan, Avery, Meredith, Henry, Noah, Hannah, Cambrie, Brynnlee, Mason, Taytum, Mariah, Mattox; half-siblings, Edwin Lindsay, Donald Lindsay, Linda Lindsay; several nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Charlotte was a member of the First United Methodist Church, New Milford, PA. She was an avid gardener, growing a variety of flowers. She crocheted many blankets, gifts and snowflakes. Charlotte was a devoted, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She had a great smile and kept everyone laughing with her sense of humor and her sheer enjoyment with life.

A private service will be held for the family.

Interment will be made in the New Milford Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to the Tuttle-Yeisley Funeral Home, Inc., Hallstead, PA.

In lieu of cut flower arrangements, please plant flowers in her memory at your home and remember her as you care for them or consider memorial contributions to: Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.

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Linda M. Canfield

Linda M. Canfield, 79, of South Gibson, died January 6, 2021 at home after a brief illness. She is survived by her husband, Doyal J. Canfield. They were married on June 23, 1962.

Born May 21, 1941 in Gelatt, she was the daughter of the late Oliver and Bernice Pickering Potter.

As a young woman Linda began her career working at the former Harford Grocery Store and later at Houlihan's Hardware in New Milford. She was later employed in the cafeteria at the Blue Ridge School District. Linda was a member of the Susquehanna County Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the New Milford United Methodist Church and attended the South Gibson United Methodist Church.

Linda enjoyed researching her family's history and made several books on its lineage. She was an avid collector, but was especially fond of her Avon collection. Her other interests included knitting, crocheting, ceramics and tending to her flower beds.

She is also survived by two children, Kevin J. Canfield and wife, Rusty, of South Gibson and Kerin J. Welch and husband, Charles, of New Milford; sister, Carol Patrick, of New Milford; seven grandchildren, Julie, Joe, John, Phillip, Jake, Tracee, Leslie; four great-grandchildren, Julian, Jackson, Cody, Reginald; several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Agnes Grant and a brother, Floyd Potter.

The funeral will be 11:00am Saturday, April 24, 2021 at the Shifler-Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 18 Airport Road, Clifford, officiated by Rev. John Shaffer, pastor of the South Gibson United Methodist Church. Interment will follow at the Gelatt Cemetery.

Friends may call Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 10:00 to 11:00am at the funeral home.

To share condolences and photos with Linda's family visit her book of everlasting memories at www.parisefuneralhome.com.

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Marjorie A. Wood

Marjorie A. Wood, 92, of Susquehanna, PA passed away peacefully on Friday, April 16, 2021. Marge was predeceased in death by her parents, Catherine and Lee Hillis; husband, Edward Wood; son, Marty Wood; son-in-law, Jeff Boughton; sisters, Rita Hillis, Lorraine (Ivan) Pickering, Patsy (Glenn) Tarbox; brothers and sisters-in-law, Fritz (Patty) Hillis, Richard (Thelma) Wood, William Wood, Ellen (Earl) Stockholm, Mary Ranucci, Shirley Demoski, Margaret (Howard) Palmer, Linda (Bob) Keller, Harriet (Roy) Canales.

Marge is survived by her daughters, Nancy Boughton and Diane (Arnold) Terpstra; six devoted grandchildren, Christi Boughton (Pete Farrar), Julie (Pete) Rowe, Brian (Nancy) Boughton, Jessica (Kevin) Dubanowitz, Leann Terpstra, William Terpstra (Cassidy Walters); great-grandchildren, Liam, Rowan, Adelyn and Logan Albert, Porter Rowe, Stella and Sylvia Boughton, Jenna and Leah Dubanowiitz; sister-in-law, Cally Wood; brothers-in-law, David (Virginia) Wood, Paul Ranucci, Paul Demoski; many nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind her longtime friends, Jean, Babe, Shirley, Audrey and Linda.

Marge lived most of her life in Susquehanna. She was a 1946 graduate of Laurel Hill Academy and was employed by Security Mutual and the Susquehanna Community School District until her retirement. Marge was very active in her Community and Church.

Our mother was known to send cards to many people. Very rarely did she miss sending a card to someone for their birthday, holiday, etc., or just to let them know that she was thinking of them.

The family would like to thank Dr. P. Patel and the Staff at Barnes Kasson SNF for the care given to our mother for the short time that she was there.

Marge was a lifelong member of St. John's the Evangelist Church in Susquehanna.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:30am on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at St. John's Church, Susquehanna, PA, with Rev. David Cramer officiating. The family will receive friends at Hennessey's Funeral Home, 747 Jackson Avenue, Susquehanna, PA on Wednesday from 9:00am to 11:00am.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Marge's name to: St. John's Church, 15 East Church Street, Susquehanna, PA 18847; or SNF Activities Fund, 2872 Turnpike Street, Susquehanna, PA 18847.

But more important, to honor our mother, send a card or two to someone you haven't seen or talked to in a while to brighten up their day, because that is how people felt when they received one of Mom's cards.

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Sandra Dee Mead

Sandra Dee Mead, born April 12th, 1964 in Toms River, NJ passed away April 10, 2021 in Wilkes-Barre, PA after an ongoing battle with breast cancer. She was selfless and had a heart of gold, always there with a helping hand, she gave so much to all those she loved and left so many friends and loved ones behind.

Much too young at the age of 56, predeceased by her father, Grant Struble and mother, Carol Struble; and best friend of 38 years, Timothy Mead.

Sandra is survived by her son, David Mead and daughter-in-law, Becca; granddaughter, Antoinette; son, Daniel Mead and daughter-in-law, Laura; grandson, Jacob; granddaughter, Kierra; the love of her life and soulmate, Allen Sydlosky; step-daughter, Leslie; brother, Frank Struble; sister, Kelly Schutt; many nieces and nephews.

Sandra was the most caring and loving woman anyone could have ever met. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by George A. Strish, Inc. Funeral Home, 105 North Main Street, Ashley, PA.

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