William M. O’Boyle, 80, of Avoca passed away Wednesday, March 14 at Riverside Rehabilitation Center in Taylor after complications from a fall. Billy was preceded in death by his wife of 42 years, Ruth, in 2015. He is survived by his son and best friend Dan of Avoca, daughter and son-in-law Jenny and Randy Garner of San Diego, and grandchildren Kaitlyn (20), Jordan (11), and Brooks (6). Billy was the oldest child of William R. and Isabelle R. O’Boyle, Avoca, who preceded him
Karen Brown O’Boyle, 50, of Pittston, passed away on Wednesday at the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, Allentown. She was born in Pittston, September 30th, 1965 and was the daughter of Joan Brown. Karen was a member of St. John The Evangelist Parrish, Pittston. She was a 1983 graduate of Pittston Area High School and a graduate of Luzerne County Community College School of Nursing where she became a Registered Nurse.
Karen worked as a registered nurse for many local ho