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The Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association
The Wilkes-Barre Law and Library Association
Joseph P. J. Burke III, Esquire
Editor-in-Chief
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Reporter of Decisions of the
Court of Common Pleas of Luzerne County
Kristin R. Breazeale
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Gail Kopiak
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Judge Robert A. Freedberg (Ret.)
• Former Judge, Pennsylvania
Superior Court & Court of
Common Pleas
n Elected to the Court of Common
Pleas, Northampton County – 1979
n Retained – 1989 and 1999
n President Judge – 1991-2008
n Superior Court Judge – 2008
n Retired from Superior Court – 2012
• Presided at hundreds of jury
and non-jury cases during his
28 years tenure
• Tried complex civil matters including
medical malpractice, products
liability and business-related cases
• Authored 50 published Opinions
for the Superior Court and
heard cases from all parts of
the Commonwealth
Two ways to submit
your case:
Call: (800) 364-6098
(215) 564-1775
Visit our website:
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2001 Market Street, Suite 1100
Two Commerce Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7044
• Presented at various educational
programs for judges and the bar
• Appointed by the Supreme
Court to the Judicial Council of
Pennsylvania
• Honorary Doctor of Laws degree –
Lafayette College, 2002
Graduated from Lafayette College
with honors – 1966
Received Juris Doctor – Columbia
University School of Law, 1969
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NOTICE
Dr. Lawrence J. Kansky, Esquire, is pleased to announce
the relocation of Kansky Law Offices LLC to:
Park Office Building
400 Third Ave., Suite 312
Kingston, PA 18704
Phone no.: (570) 287-1144
Fax no.: (570) 287-2044
E-mail: [email protected]
Jan. 30; Feb. 6, 13, 20
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NOTICE
Certified Elder Law Attorney seeks highly motivated
individual for a part-time position to assist in preparing
wills, powers of attorney, medical assistance applications
and inheritance tax returns. The candidate must be very
organized, able to work with minimal supervision, proficient in both written and oral communications and computer literate. All submissions are strictly confidential.
Please send resume to the following: Attorney David R.
Lipka, Certified Elder Law Attorney, 50 East Main Street,
Plymouth, Pennsylvania 18651-3017. Fax: (570) 779-5225.
Jan. 30; Feb. 6
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ADR
Mediation & Arbitration
Thomas B. Helbig, Esq.
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Mediation Master for Lackawanna
County Mediation Program - mediated
over 200 cases the last 3 years
Certified Federal Court Mediator MD of PA
Court-appointed Trial Master
and Interim Discovery Master
Conducted over 500 PI, UM/UIM,
bad faith, and contract Mediations
and Arbitrations in the last 5 years
33 years experience representing
Plaintiffs and Defendants in State
and Federal Courts
Experience | Fairness | Results
Mediation & Arbitration
30 5 L i n d e n S t r e e t , S c r ant o n, PA 18503
Phone 570.558.1430 | Fax 570.558.1432 | [email protected]
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Next Meeting of the YLD
The next meeting of the YLD will take place next
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the Arena Bar and
Grill, beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Valentine’s Luncheon
YLD members are welcome to join us on Saturday,
February 21, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at the Purple Squirrel
(located at 8 North Main Street in Pittston) for a Valentine’s
Day Luncheon. We will have a buffet style setup of assorted teas, assorted tea sandwiches, coconut/lime chicken
soup, cheddar broccoli soup, multigrain salad with dried
fruit and nuts and Greek orzo salad. Assorted pastries and
cupcakes and coffee will also be available, compliments of
the YLD.
The cost to YLD members is $18.50.
Please RSVP to Ana Mojtahedi at Ana.Mojtahedi@
luzernecounty.org, or to any of the other YLD officers no
later than Wednesday, February 18th.
Wills for Heroes
This volunteer event has been POSTPONED until April
2015. Stay tuned for more details.
Law & Library Association Committees
Young lawyers are encouraged to join one or more of
the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Association committees
found here: http://www.luzernecountybar.org/committees.
html. YLD members may also start their own committees
by contacting Joe Burke or Gail Kopiak at the Wilkes-Barre
Law & Library Association at (570) 822-6712.
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Discounted Philharmonic Tickets
Reminder: The NEPA Philharmonic has generously offered a 15% discounted ticket rate for Young Lawyers.
Please contact ticket sales to take advantage of this offer.
Social Media
The YLD is in the process of increasing its presence on
social media. We encourage all YLD members to join our
Facebook group, the Young Lawyers’ Division of the
Wilkes-­Barre Law and Library Association at https://www.
facebook.com/events/1480856755479575/?ref_newsfeed_
story_type=regular.
Feb. 6
ADR
MEDIATION & ARBITRATION SERVICES
RICHARD G. FINE, ESQUIRE
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Court-AppointedCertifiedMediatorsince1994
forMiddleDistrictofPA
45+yearsexperiencerepresentingindividuals
andcorporateentitiesincomplexlitigationin
StateandFederalCourts
25yearsexperienceasMediator&Arbitrator,
successfullyresolvinghundredsofcases
Fair,PreparedandReadyToResolveYourCase
FINE & WYATT, P.C.
(570)343-1197
[email protected]
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PARALEGAL WANTED FOR
WILKES-BARRE LAW OFFICE
Practice includes Workers’ Compensation, Personal
Injury and Social Security Disability cases. Candidate
should have at least 5 years of legal experience in these
areas, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel,
Microsoft Outlook and Adobe. Candidate must be organized and efficient and be familiar with and able to file
documents online in federal, state and local courts, as well
as the Workers’ Compensation website (WCAIS). Position
is 35 hours per week, Monday through Friday, and includes
a benefit package commensurate with experience. Please
fax resume and cover letter to (570) 823-9477 or e-mail
[email protected] to be contacted for an interview.
Feb. 6, 13
MEDIATIONS
ARBITRATIONS
AARON S. DECKER, ESQ.
15 years of civil litigation experience
representing plaintiffs and insurance defense
Handled 500+ plaintiffs’ and insurance defense
cases (auto, UM/UIM, premises liability,
products liability, medical malpractice)
Please contact my office to schedule an efficient
and cost-effective approach to resolving your
pending civil litigation claims.
New Bridge Center
480 Pierce Street-Suite 106
Kingston, PA 18704
Office: (570) 714-0979
Fax: (570) 714-0982
[email protected]
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NOTICE OF SUSPENSION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that by Order of the
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania issued January 30, 2015,
HOPKIN T. ROWLANDS, JR., (#1818) of 480 N. Main
Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA is Suspended from the practice
of law for a period of one year and one day to be effective
March 1, 2015.
Elaine M. Bixler
Secretary of the Board
The Disciplinary Board of the
Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
Feb. 6
ATTORNEY DISCIPLINARY / ETHICS MATTERS
Representation, consultation and expert testimony in
disciplinary matters and matters involving ethical issues,
bar admissions and the Rules of Professional Conduct
James C. Schwartzman, Esq.
Member of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Judicial
Conduct Board • Former Chairman, Disciplinary
Board of the Supreme Court of PA • Former Chairman,
Continuing Legal Education Board of the Supreme Court
of PA • Former Chairman, Supreme Court of PA Interest
on Lawyers Trust Account Board • Former Federal
Prosecutor • Selected by his peers as one of the top 100
Super Lawyers in PA • Named by his peers as Best Lawyers
in America 2015 Philadelphia Ethics and Professional
Responsibility Law “Lawyer of the Year,” and in Plaintiffs
and Defendants Legal Malpractice Law
1460 Wyoming Avenue  Forty Fort, PA 18704
(570) 343-1827
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THE COURTS
TITLE 255—LOCAL COURT RULES
LUZERNE COUNTY
FEES ASSESSED PURSUANT TO 18 P.S. 11.1102(c)
No. CP-40-AD-765-2015
ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER
And Now, this 22nd day of January, 2015, it is hereby
Ordered that effective thirty (30) days after publication in
the Pennsylvania Bulletin, in accordance with 18 P.S.
11.1102(c), every person placed on Probation/Parole, Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition, Probation Without
Verdict or Intermediate Punishment shall pay, in addition
to the costs of prosecution, fines and restitution, and other
costs, a monthly Supervision Fee of Sixty ($60.00) Dollars.
The Court Administrator is hereby Directed to:
1.file one (1) certified copy of the rule with the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts;
2.distribute two (2) certified copies of the rule and a diskette or CD-ROM or on an agreed upon alternative
format containing the text of the rule to the Legislative
Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania
Bulletin;
3.file one (1) certified copy of the rule with the Criminal
Procedural Rules Committee;
4.forward one (1) copy to The Luzerne Legal Register for
publication;
5.and keep the rule continuously available in the Office of
Judicial Records and Services (Clerk of Courts) for public inspection and copying.
By the Court
/s/Richard M. Hughes, III
RICHARD M. HUGHES, III
President Judge
Feb. 6
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The Wilkes-Barre Law
& Library Association
Cordially Invites you to a Reception to Honor
The Honorable Joseph F. Saporito, Jr.
(Immediate Past President of the Bar Association)
on Being Selected United States Magistrate Judge for the
Middle District of Pennsylvania
and
The Honorable Richard M. Hughes, III
(Past Chairperson of the Bar Association’s
Fines & Forfeitures Committee)
on Being Elected President Judge of the Court
of Common Pleas of Luzerne County.
Thursday—February 19, 2015
at the Westmoreland Club
6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
Cost: $50.00 per Person
Payable to: the Wilkes-Barre Law & Library Assn.
200 North River Street
Room 23
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
RSVP by February 13, 2015.
Jan. 9—Feb. 6
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WILKES-BARRE LAW &
LIBRARY ASSOCIATION
2015 OFFICERS AND
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
The following have been elected
for the 2015 year:
President:
Elaine Cook, Esq.
Vice President:
Hon. Joseph J. Van Jura
Secretary/Treasurer:
Joseph P. J. Burke, III, Esq.
Executive Committee:
Conrad A. Falvello, Esq.
Girard J. Mecadon, Esq.
Frank W. Nocito, Esq.
Lee Ann Palubinsky, Esq.
Caelie McCormick Sweigart, Esq.
Jan. 30; Feb. 6
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FOR SALE!
Office building, furniture, Hon filing cabinets, chairs,
equipment and office supplies. If interested, please call
Sherry at (570) 823-9006.
Jan. 23, 30; Feb. 6
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NOTICE
The Travel CLE Committee cordially invites you
to travel with us on our Second Annual Trip to Scandinavia July 29th through August 8th, 2015! Members
of the Luzerne County Bar Association are invited
with their family and friends to join us on a fourcountry tour of Scandinavia which will include Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Finland. For the complete itinerary, prices and additional information,
please refer to the website: http://www.gate1travel.
com/cookscandi.aspx. Space is limited, and reservations will be taken on a first come basis, so if you are
interested, please e-mail Lee Ann Palubinsky, Esq.
at [email protected] for information on how to
reserve your place on this exciting trip!
Jan. 30—Mar. 20
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THE LUZERNE LEGAL REGISTER
DECEDENTS’ ESTATES
Notice is hereby given that letters
testamentary or of administration
have been granted in the following
estates. All persons indebted to said
estates are required to make payment
and those having claims or demands
to present the same without delay to
the administrators or executors
named or their attorneys
ESTATE OF VIRGINIA CIMINO, late
of Wilkes-Barre (died January 16,
2015), Eleanor Marie Andreoli,
Executrix; Hourigan, Kluger &
Quinn, P.C., 600 Third Ave., Kingston, PA 18704
ESTATE OF BERNADINE CLARK,
late of Plymouth (died January 16,
2015), Tammy Soreth, Executrix;
Joseph F. Sklarosky, Sr., Esquire,
1575 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort,
PA 18704
FIRST PUBLICATION
ESTATE OF ROCCO J. ARRUZZO,
late of Butler Twp. (died December
9, 2014), Dominick DeFluri, 3113
North Vine St., Hazleton, PA
18201 and Joseph DeLash, 844
Hayes St., Hazleton, PA 18201,
Executors; Pasco L. Schiavo, Esquire, 199 North Church St., 1
Columbus Place, Hazleton, PA
18201-5874
ESTATE OF MORRIS DeGREGORIA
a/k/a Morris F. DeGregoria, late
of Hazle Twp. (died January 14,
2015), James Tempest, Executor;
Richard J. Marusak, Esquire,
Ustynoski & Marusak, LLC, 101
West Broad St., Suite 205, Hazleton, PA 18201
ESTATE OF MARY D. DEROLF a/k/a
Mary Derolf, late of Wilkes-Barre
(died October 29, 2014), Richard
J. Derolf, Executor; Charles D.
McCormick Esquire and Caelie
McCormick Sweigart, Esquire,
One South Main St., 3rd Floor,
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
ESTATE OF BARBARA E. BATORFISCHER, late of Beaver Meadows
(died September 20, 2014), Jeffrey
W. Bator, Executor; Peter J. Dolan, Esquire, 1800 E. High St.,
Suite 150, Pottstown, PA 19464
ESTATE OF RONALD BEAM, late of
Freeland (died September 25,
2014), Minnie Bond, Administratrix; James V. Senape, Jr., Esquire, Catherine A. McGovern,
Esquire and Michael B. Senape,
Esquire, Senape & Associates,
612-614 Main St., P.O. Box 179,
Freeland, PA 18224-0179
ESTATE OF RUTH JEAN DREVENAK, late of Drums (died January
1, 2015), Arthur Drevenak, Executor; Donald G. Karpowich,
Esquire, 85 Drasher Rd., Drums,
PA 18222
ESTATE OF JOAN EVANS a/k/a
Joan A. Evans, late of WilkesBarre (died January 11, 2015), Jill
Evans Saporito, Executrix; Saporito, Saporito & Falcone, 490
North Main St., Pittston, PA
18640
ESTATE OF LOUISE C. BOYLE, late
of Freeland (died November 19,
2014), Gerald J. Boyle, Executor;
Jordan H. Pecile, Esquire, 1201A
N. Church St., Suite 220, Hazleton, PA 18202
ESTATE OF BERNARD E. FERDO,
late of Harveys Lake (died December 23, 2014), Lois Scott, Carole
Matthews and Mark Ferdo, Executors; Bernard J. Hendrzak,
Esquire, 33 Laurel Run Rd., WilkesBarre, PA 18702
ESTATE OF JOHN C. BUSCH a/k/a
John Busch, late of Sugarloaf
(died January 13, 2015), Gary
Busch, Executor; Joseph R. Ferdinand, Esquire, 67 North Church
St., Hazleton, PA 18201
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ESTATE OF GERTRUDE G. FORMULAK, late of Newport Twp. (died
January 1, 2015), Gerald D. Formulak, Executor; Carl N. Frank,
Esquire, Farrell & Frank, Citizens
Bank Center, 8 West Market St.,
Suite 1021, Wilkes-Barre, PA
18701-1801
ESTATE OF JULE D. MIKITA, late of
Dallas (died December 22, 2014),
Anna Mary K. Jungclaus and
Andrew E. Jungclaus, 118 E.
Central Ave., Moorestown, NJ
08057, Co-Executors
ESTATE OF MARTIN P. MURRAY,
late of Nescopeck (died January
14, 2015), Margaret J. Yost, Administratrix; William E. Kirwan,
Esquire, 300 One Norwegian
Plaza, Pottsville, PA 17901
ESTATE OF FRANK J. GROMADA
a/k/a Frank Gromada, late of
Avoca (died January 6, 2015),
David Gromada, Executor; Girard
J. Mecadon, Esquire, 363 Laurel
St., Pittston, PA 18640
ESTATE OF MARY T. PETYAK, late
of Wilkes-Barre (died January 16,
2015), Mary Ann Petyak, Administratrix; Stephen J. Fendler, Esquire, Fendler & Associates, P.C.,
The Park Building, 400 Third Ave.,
Suite 309, Kingston, PA 18704
ESTATE OF JAMES GUNSAULS, late
of Wilkes-Barre (died January 7,
2015), John J. McNulty, Executor;
James P. Blaum, Esquire, New
Bridge Center, 480 Pierce St.,
Suite 216, Kingston, PA 18704
ESTATE OF JOSEPH RUSSO, late of
Swoyersville (died January 15,
2015), Joseph Russo, 32 Roland
Park Dr., Huntington, WV 25705,
Executor
ESTATE OF NANCY J. HELLER, late
of Berwick (died December 18,
2014), Kimberly J. H. Wilson and
Douglas W. Heller, Executors;
Marguerite Link, Esquire, 123
Merrimac St., Pittsburgh, PA
15211
ESTATE OF JUNE RYDBOM, late of
Hazleton (died December 28,
2014), Elma Rydbom, Executrix;
Robert J. Gillespie, Jr., Esquire,
67 North Church St., Hazleton, PA
18201
ESTATE OF RAYMOND PAUL JONES,
late of Dennison Twp. (died October 14, 2014), Raymond J. Jones,
Executor; James V. Senape, Jr.,
Esquire, Catherine A. McGovern,
Esquire and Michael B. Senape,
Esquire, Senape & Associates,
612-614 Main St., P.O. Box 179,
Freeland, PA 18224-0179
ESTATE OF MARY LOUISE STAHOVEC, late of Dallas (died September 30, 2014), Maria Stahovec,
Administratrix; Kevin R. Grebas,
Esquire, Colbert & Grebas, P.C.,
210 Montage Mountain Rd., Suite
A, Moosic, PA 18507
ESTATE OF BEATRICE E. KAUFMAN,
late of Butler Twp. (died December
31, 2014), Deborah A. Craver,
Executrix; Jordan H. Pecile, Esquire, 1201A N. Church St., Suite
220, Hazleton, PA 18202
ESTATE OF ALFRED G. TOMCHAK,
late of Edwardsville (died October
14, 2012), Barbara Tomchak,
Executrix; Jane M. Acri, Esquire,
273 East Northampton St., WilkesBarre, PA 18702
ESTATE OF REGINA CLARE McCABE a/k/a Regina McCabe, late
of Hanover Twp. (died January 12,
2015), Joseph Bohan, Executor;
Michael J. Bendick, Esquire, 111
School St., Shavertown, PA 18708
ESTATE OF EDWARD H. WATERS
a/k/a Edward Waters, Sr., late of
Wyoming (died January 6, 2015),
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Cheryl Breen and Karen Kowalskie, Co-Executrices; Hourigan,
Kluger & Quinn, P.C., 600 Third
Ave., Kingston, PA 18704
Acri, Esquire, 273 East Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
ESTATE OF MILDRED E. LANGDON,
late of Berwick (died December 25,
2014), Joan Siecko, Executrix;
Patrick J. Aregood, Esquire, 1218
South Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA
18706
ESTATE OF ARTHUR J. WHITAKER
a/k/a Arthur J. Whitaker, Jr., late
of Hazleton (died January 2,
2015), Alan E. Whitaker, Executor; James A. Schneider, Esquire,
439 West Broad St., Hazleton, PA
18201-6106
ESTATE OF AARON E. MALONE, late
of Swoyersville (died January 15,
2015), Theresa Snyder, Executrix;
Stephen B. Killian, Esquire, 345
Pierce St., Kingston, PA 18704
SECOND PUBLICATION
ESTATE OF JEAN M. DOLAN, late of
Hazleton (died December 30,
2014), Marybeth Dolan, Executrix; Kennedy and Lucadamo,
P.C., 200 W. Chapel St., Hazleton,
PA 18201
ESTATE OF EVELYN PIECK, late of
Plains (died November 4, 2014),
Michelle Pieck, Executrix; Attorney David R. Lipka, Law Offices,
50 E. Main St., Plymouth, PA
18651-3017
ESTATE OF MADELINE DRABOT,
a/k/a Madeline Ann Drabot, late
of Dallas (died November 2, 2014),
James W. Drabot and Sandra
Stoshick, Co-Executors; Attorney
David R. Lipka, Law Offices, 50 E.
Main St., Plymouth, PA 186513017
ESTATE OF JOHN PLANUTIS a/k/a
John A. Planutis, late of West
Hazleton (died February 6, 2014),
James Planutis, Executor; Frank
J. Skokoski, Esquire, Skokoski &
DeCosmo, 39 North Broad St.,
West Hazleton, PA 18202
ESTATE OF MARY GRACE GAUGHAN, late of Pittston (died January
6, 2015), Elizabeth T. Hope, Executrix; Jonathan A. Spohrer,
Esquire, 279 Pierce St., Kingston,
PA 18704
ESTATE OF ALLEN S. PLOTKIN, late
of Kingston (died December 3,
2014), Felice Ann Allen a/k/a Lisa
Allen and Robert Loftus, CoExecutors; Attorney David R.
Lipka, Law Offices, 50 East Main
St., Plymouth, PA 18651-3017
ESTATE OF JEAN M. GILL, late of
Wilkes-Barre (died December 7,
2012), David Gill and Deborah Gill
Boline, Co-Executors; Brian M.
Vinsko, Esquire, Vinsko & Associates, P.C., 253 South Franklin St.,
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
ESTATE OF ALBERT F. RADZWILKA,
late of Forty Fort (died December
24, 2014), Albert M. Radzwilka,
Executor; Stephen J. Fendler,
Esquire, Fendler & Associates,
P.C., The Park Building, 400 Third
Ave., Suite 309, Kingston, PA
18704
ESTATE OF ELSYE JONES, late of
Edwardsville (died December 28,
2014), Carolyn J. Kozerski, Executrix; Rosenn, Jenkins & Greenwald, LLP, 15 South Franklin St.,
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0075
ESTATE OF MARK REIBER, late of
Nanticoke (died December 1,
2014), Eric D. Hoover, Administrator; Attorney David R. Lipka,
Law Offices, 50 East Main St.,
Plymouth, PA 18651-3017
ESTATE OF MARY KANE, late of
Kingston (died January 4, 2015),
Janice Baer, Executrix; Jane M.
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ESTATE OF ROSE MARIE SANTASANIA, late of Wyoming (died November 23, 2014), Carmen Santasania
and Theresa Santasania, CoExecutors; Joseph F. Sklarosky,
Sr., Esquire, 1575 Wyoming Ave.,
Forty Fort, PA 18704
ESTATE OF LEONARD B. ZONA, late
of Larksville (died December 27,
2014), Michael J. Hudacek, Sr.,
Hudacek & Hudacek, 33 E. Main
St., Plymouth, PA 18651, Executor
ESTATE OF PHILOMENA P. SCA­
LISE, late of Hazleton (died January 7, 2015), Julie F. Lyons, Executrix; David L. Glassberg,
Esquire, Glassberg & Doganiero,
81 North Laurel St., Hazleton, PA
18201
ESTATE OF ANN M. AMMON, late of
Drifton (died December 17, 2014),
John Ammon, Executor; Donald
G. Karpowich, Esquire, 85 Drasher Rd., Drums, PA 18222
THIRD PUBLICATION
ESTATE OF ROGER F. ANDERSON,
late of Laflin (died June 27, 2014),
Roger R. Anderson, Executor;
James L. Bobeck, Esquire, Saunders & Rooney, P.C., 117 West
Main St., Plymouth, PA 18651
ESTATE OF BARBARA A. SCHMIDT,
late of Sugar Notch (died December 15, 2014), Cathy A. Angradi and
Karen M. Reese, Co-Executrices;
Carl N. Frank, Esquire, Farrell &
Frank, Citizens Bank Center, 8
West Market St., Suite 1021,
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1801
ESTATE OF MARC A. CHERASARO,
late of Freeland (died December
11, 2014), Joanne Hudock, Administratrix; Frank J. Skokoski,
Esquire, Skokoski & DeCosmo, 39
North Broad St., West Hazleton,
PA 18202
ESTATE OF KATHY A. SMITH, late of
Black Creek Twp. (died December
11, 2014), Merissa Ashlea Panzarella, Executrix; C. Brian Crane,
Esquire, Law Offices of Derr,
Pursel, Luschas & Napersteck,
LLP, 120 West Main St., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
ESTATE OF HENRY ELICK a/k/a
Henry John Elick, Jr., late of
Wilkes-Barre (died December 17,
2014), Robert Elick, Administrator; Michael C. Cowley, Esquire,
Cowley Law Offices, LLC, 114
North Abington Rd., Clarks Summit, PA 18411
ESTATE OF RICHARD SPINICCI, late
of Kingston (died December 2,
2014), Mary Ellen Spinicci, Executrix; Stephen A. Pinnacoli,
Esquire, 415 Wyoming Ave.,
Scranton, PA 18503
ESTATE OF CAROLYN LEE HAYNER,
late of Kingston (died November
22, 2014), Tammy Hergan, Executrix; Joseph F. Sklarosky, Sr.,
Esquire, 1575 Wyoming Ave.,
Forty Fort, PA 18704
ESTATE OF ROBERT D. STASH, late
of Jackson Twp. (died December
26, 2014), Helen A. Stash, Administratrix; Kevin M. Walsh, Esquire,
297-299 Pierce St., Kingston, PA
18704
ESTATE OF MARVIN J. HECK, late
of Hazle Twp. (died November 21,
2014), John Heck, Administrator;
Frank J. Skokoski, Esquire,
Skokoski & DeCosmo, 39 North
Broad St., West Hazleton, PA
18202
ESTATE OF ANNA THOMAS a/k/a
Ann Thomas, late of Wilkes-Barre
(died November 4, 2014), Mildred
Polinsky, Executrix; Peter J. Savage, Esquire, 83 South Franklin
St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
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ESTATE OF CHERYL L. KLECKNER,
late of Mountaintop (died October
14, 2014), Marla Sardo, Executrix;
Albert F. Maier, Jr., Esquire, 820
Main St., Freeland, PA 18224
November 20, 2014), Barbara
Hoffman and Allen D. Yoder, CoExecutors; Matthew E. Turowski,
Esquire, Harding, Hill & Turowski, LLP, 38 West Third St.,
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
ESTATE OF NANCY L. KOTZER, late
of West Hazleton (died November
18, 2014), Norbert T. Kotzer, Executor; Conrad A. Falvello, Esquire, The Falvello Law Firm, P.C.,
314 Main St., Suite A, Sugarloaf,
PA 18249
ESTATE OF ZEPHERINA YUKNAVICH, late of Edwardsville (died
January 2, 2015), Audrey Lusaitis, Executrix; Bernard Walter,
Esquire, 1674 Memorial Hwy.,
Shavertown, PA 18708
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NOTICE
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D.S.M. DISTRIBUTION
COMPANY, INC.
hereby gives notice that articles
of incorporation were filed with
the Department of State of the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania,
under the provisions of the Pennsylvania Business Corporation
Law of 1988, approved December
21, 1988, P.L. 1444, No. 177, effective October 1, 1989, as amended.
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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RIVENBURG
ENTERPRISES INC.
hereby gives notice that articles
of incorporation were filed with
the Department of State of the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania,
under the provisions of the Pennsylvania Business Corporation
Law of 1988, approved December
21, 1988, P.L. 1444, No. 177, effective October 1, 1989, as amended.
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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NICHOLE RIVENBURG
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
hereby gives notice that articles
of incorporation were filed with
ESTATE OF GERTRUDE J. MANGANARO, late of Pittston (died
November 14, 2014), William J.
Manganaro, Executor; Raymond
C. Rinaldi, II, Esquire, Rinaldi &
Poveromo, P.C., P.O. Box 826,
Scranton, PA 18501
ESTATE OF MARY ROSE MATTES,
late of Butler Twp. (died December
11, 2014), Lisa A. Kondash and
Kimberly M. Sarna, Administratrices; James V. Senape, Jr., Esquire, Catherine A. McGovern,
Esquire and Michael B. Senape,
Esquire, Senape & Associates,
612-614 Main St., P.O. Box 179,
Freeland, PA 18224-0179
ESTATE OF PATRICK O’DONNELL
a/k/a Patrick R. O’Donnell, late
of Wilkes-Barre (died December
30, 2014), Anthony Piccolo, Executor; John J. Terrana, Esquire,
400 Third Ave., Suite 216, Kingston, PA 18704
ESTATE OF ANNABELLE M. PRADEL
a/k/a Annabelle Pradel, late of
Pittston (died December 25, 2014),
Deborah Powell a/k/a Debra
Powell, Executrix; John J. Terrana, Esquire, 400 Third Ave., Suite
216, Kingston, PA 18704
ESTATE OF DONALD MARTIN YODER, SR. a/k/a Donald M. Yoder
a/k/a Donald M. Yoder, Sr. a/k/a
Donald Yoder a/k/a Donald Martin Yoder, late of Nescopeck (died
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the Department of State of the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania,
under the provisions of the Pennsylvania Business Corporation
Law of 1988, approved December
21, 1988, P.L. 1444, No. 177, effective October 1, 1989, as amended.
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to
Defendant, National Mortgage
Investors, Inc., that on December
10, 2014, Plaintiffs, Catherine
Swoboda and Richard Swoboda,
commenced an action against
you to No. 2014-13684 in the
Office of the Prothonotary of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania,
which you are required to defend
the quiet title to a parcel of land
situate at 26-28 Irving Street,
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County,
Pennsylvania, and described as
PIN H9SE1-003-10A.
You are notified to appear and
defend this action within thirty
(30) days of the publication
hereof, and if you do not appear
and defend this action, a decree
will be entered against you that
the Plaintiffs have a valid and
indefeasible title in said premises
against you and all persons who
claim any right, title or interest
through you.
You or anyone claiming by or
through you will be perpetually
enjoined from impeaching, denying, attacking or in any way setting up any right, lien, title or
interest to said premises inconsistent with the ownership of the
Plaintiff unless you commence
any action of ejectment or such
other action as the Court may
direct within thirty (30) days of
the date of said Decree. If you
wish to defend, you must enter a
writen appearance personally, or
by attorney, and file your defenses or objections in writing
with the Court. You are warned
that if you fail to do so, the case
will proceed without you and
judgment will be entered against
you without further notice. You
may lose money or property or
other rights important to you.
YOU SHOULD TAKE THIS
NOTICE TO YOUR LAWYER AT
ONCE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A
LAWYER OR CANNOT AFFORD
ONE, GO TO OR TELEPHONE
THE OFFICE SET FORTH BELOW TO FIND OUT WHERE YOU
CAN GET LEGAL HELP.
NORTH PENN LEGAL
SERVICES, INC.
33 North Main Street
Suite 200
Pittston, PA 18640
Phone: (570) 299-4100
Toll Free: (855) 236-6405
JOHN P. RODGERS,
ESQUIRE
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that on January 16, 2015, the
Petition of Rocky Lawrence Rutkoski, was filed in the Court of
Common Pleas of Luzerne County, No. 413 of 2015, praying for
a Decree to Change his name to
Rocky Lawrence Selenski.
The Court has fixed February
23, 2015 at 9:30 A.M., Luzerne
County Courthouse, 200 North
River Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18711, as the time and
place for the hearing on said
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Petition, when and where all interested may appear and show
cause why the prayer of the said
Petitioner should not be granted.
Feb. 6
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IN THE COURT OF COMMON
PLEAS OF LUZERNE COUNTY
CIVIL ACTION—LAW
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NO. 2014-7752
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JURY TRIAL DEMANDED
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MICHAEL LaNUNZIATA and
DOLORES LaNUNZIATA,
Plaintiffs
vs.
GENEVIEVE GOBLE and
BRIAN THOREK, JR.,
Defendants
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NOTICE
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TO: Genevieve Goble and Brian
Thorek, Jr.
You have been sued in Court
for personal injuries sustained in
an automobile collision which
occurred on October 2, 2012, in
Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.
If you wish to defend against the
claims set forth by the Plaintiff,
you must take action within
twenty (20) days of this publication by entering a written appearance personally or by attorney
and filing in writing with the
Court your defenses and objections to the claims set forth
against you. You are warned that
if you fail to do so, the case may
proceed without you and a Judgment may be entered against you
by the Court without further
notice for any money claimed in
the Complaint or for any other
claim or relief requested by the
Plaintiff. You may lose money or
property or other rights important to you.
YOU SHOULD TAKE THIS
NOTICE TO YOUR LAWYER AT
ONCE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A
LAWYER OR CANNOT AFFORD
ONE, GO TO OR TELEPHONE
THE OFFICE SET FORTH BELOW TO FIND OUT WHERE YOU
CAN GET LEGAL HELP. THIS
OFFICE CAN PROVIDE YOU
WITH INFORMATION ABOUT
HIRING A LAWYER.
IF YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO
HIRE A LAWYER, THIS OFFICE
MAY BE ABLE TO PROVIDE YOU
WITH INFORMATION ABOUT
AGENCIES THAT MAY OFFER
LEGAL SERVICES TO ELIGIBLE
PERSONS AT A REDUCED FEE
OR NO FEE.
NORTH PENN LEGAL
SERVICES, INC.
33 North Main Street
Suite 200
Pittston, PA 18640
Phone: (570) 299-4100
Toll Free: (855) 236-6405
MICHAEL J. CEFALO,
ESQUIRE
Supreme Court ID
No. PA 16061
SHAYNE J. McGRADY,
ESQUIRE
Supreme Court ID
No. PA 313028
LAW OFFICE OF
CEFALO & ASSOCIATES
Attorneys for the Plaintiffs
309 Wyoming Avenue
West Pittston, PA 18643
(570) 655-5555
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that a Certificate of Organization
for:
DEAN LEIMBACH
CONSULTING LLC
was filed with the Department of
State of the Commonwealth of
Pennsylvania on January 21,
2015. The company has been
registered as a Domestic Limited
Liability Company with a principal address of: 142 Waterton
Road, Shickshinny, Pennsylvania.
THOMAS J. CARLYON,
ESQUIRE
4285 Hollywood Blvd.
Hazle Township, PA 18202
(570) 455-6308
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that Articles of Incorporation
have been filed with and approved by the Department of
State of the Commonwealth of
Pennsylvania on January 22,
2015, for the purpose of incorporating a non-profit corporation
under the Non-Profit Corporation
Law of the Commonwealth of
Pennsylvania of 1988, Act of December 31, 1988, P.L. 1444, as
amended.
The name of the corporation
is:
THE WESTMORELAND CLUB
CHARITABLE FOUNDATION
The purposes for which the
corporation was organized are:
exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes
within the meaning of Section
501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue
Code of 1986 as amended.
STEPHEN B. KILLIAN,
ESQUIRE
345 Pierce Street
Kingston, PA 18704
Feb. 6
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NOTICE
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that articles of incorporation
under 15 Pa. C.S. §2903 were
filed and accepted on August 8,
2014 with the Department of
State of the Commonwealth of
Pennsylvania under the provisions of the Business Corporation Law of 1988 as follows:
LEHMAN LAW, P.C.
Qiana Murphy Lehman,
Esquire
61 N. Washington Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
(570) 650-9000
www.lehmanlawpa.com
Feb. 6
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