AP NEWS

Those NEPA Has Lost In 2017

December 26, 2017

Al Boscov, of Reading, legendary retailer and civic leader, 87.

Lindsay Doherty, of Scranton, avid runner and beloved Catholic charities stalwart, collapsed at the finish line of the Scranton Half Marathon and died in the emergency room, 36.

Louis “L.A.” Tarone, of Hazleton, longtime print, radio and television journalist, 58.

R. Scott Jeffery, of Scranton, dynamic superintendent at Lakeland School District, 51.

Tom Quinn, Ph.D., devoted superintendent at Valley View School District, 54.

Mark Rinaldi, athletic director at Dunmore School District, 54.

Frank Naughton, of Scranton, longtime fixture of city government, including numerous terms as city clerk, 84.

Denise Lenchak, known and loved by a generations of Rock 107 listeners as “D.C. Day,” 52.

S. John Cottone, of Dunmore, former U.S. attorney and Lackawanna County Judge, 91.

Joseph M. McDade, of Fairfax, Va., represented 10th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives for 36 years, 85.

Maryann Grippo, director of the Lackawanna College Police Academy and former prosecutor, 51.

Leah D. Loomis, of Carbondale Twp., beloved senior at Lakeland High School killed in a boating accident, 17.