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Barrett Township News, Events, Public Notices: Villages of Mountainhome, Cresco, Skytop, Buck Hill Falls, Canadensis

Monday, 14 February 2022 14:09

Obituary: Dawn Marie Ross

Cresco, PA
Dawn Marie Ross, 87, of Cresco, died February 9, 2022 at her home. She was the loving wife of Jefferson Ross, with whom she shared 69 years of marriage.

Born in East Stroudsburg, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Helen (Marvin) Dippre.

Thursday, 10 February 2022 14:14

Obituary: William G. "Bill" Barry

William "Bill" George Barry, 64, of Cresco, passed away in his home on Tuesday, February 8, 2022. Born in Staten Island, New York he was a son of the late William John and Mary (Brewer) Barry. Bill was the beloved husband of Charlene (Scott) Barry, with whom he shared 42 years of marriage. Bill owned and operated Bill Barry Excavating, Inc. & Cresco Quarry which he established in 1989. He had a passion for flying airplanes and also building them. He was a member of Most Holy Trinity Parish and was a Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus.
Survivors: In addition to his wife, Charlene, Bill is survived by his sons, William "Bill" Barry and Peter Barry and his wife, Kelly; daughter, Amanda Barry Miller and her husband, Jason; brothers, Edward Barry and his wife, Diane and Michael Barry and his wife Charlene; sister, Eileen Barry; sister-in-law, Maria Barry and beloved granddaughters, Adaline and Amelia Barry. Bill was preceded in death by his brother, Kevin Barry and sister, Mary Hogrebe.

Auditor General DeFoor Releases Audits of Volunteer Firefighters' Relief Associations in 26 Counties (source)

Barrett Township Firemen’s Relief Association - Monroe County - Audit Period January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2020
Finding: insufficient surety bond coverage.

View Audit Report Here

Tuesday, 08 February 2022 12:20

Maple Syrup Open House 2022

March 12 & 13, 2022
10am to 3pm

Friday, 21 January 2022 08:41

ESTATE NOTICE - Estate of Donald J. Kice

PUBLIC NOTICE ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Donald J. Kice, deceased Late of Barrett Township, Monroe County Letters Testamentary in the above named estate having been granted to the undersigned, all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment, and those having claims are directed to present the same without delay to the undersigned or his attorney within four months from the date hereof and to file with the Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas of the Forty-Third Judicial District, Orphans' Court Division, a particular statement of claim, duly verified by an Affidavit setting forth an address with the County where notice may be given to Claimant. Dean S. Kice, Executor c/o Timothy B. Fisher II, Esquire FISHER & FISHER LAW OFFICES P.O. Box 396 Gouldsboro, PA 18424 PR - Jan. 21, Jan. 28, Feb. 4

Friday, 14 January 2022 12:33

Public Notice: Estate of Adolph Brost

PUBLIC NOTICE ESTATE NOTICE Estate of Adolph Brost, late of Mountainhome, Barrett Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania. Letters of Administration in the above named estate having been granted to the undersigned, all persons indebted to the estate are requested to make immediate payment, and those having claims are directed to present the same without delay to the undersigned or her attorney within four (4) months from the date hereof and to file with the Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas of Monroe County, Orphan's Court Division, a particular statement of claim, duly verified by an affidavit setting forth an address within the county where notice may be given to claimant. Janis Whitmore, Administratrix PO Box 32 Mountainhome, PA 18342 MICHELLE F. FARLEY, ESQ. P.O. Box 222 Cresco, PA 18326 PR - Jan. 14, Jan. 21, Jan. 28

PUBLIC NOTICE COMMITTEE MEETINGS TAKE NOTICE that the Barrett Township Environmental Advisory Committee will hold public meetings in 2022 at the Evergreen School, 905 E. Grace Avenue, Cresco, Pennsylvania 18326, at 6:30 p.m., on the following dates: January 19, March 16, May 18, July 20, September 21 and November 16. If you require any special accommodations to attend or participate in these public meetings, please contact the Township at 570-595-2602 at least one business day in advance. Barrett Township Environmental Advisory Committee P - Jan. 12
Tuesday, 11 January 2022 10:40

To the editor: Avoid Jon Clark Contracting

To the editor - as written:

Subject: Jon Clark contractor

Message:

I'm writing to you about Jon Clark contracting.

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Monday, 10 January 2022 15:11

One man dead after crash in Monroe County

The crash happened just before 9 p.m. on Saturday night.

MONROE COUNTY, Pa. — A man is dead after a crash in Monroe County.

The wreck happened just before 9 p.m. Saturday night near the intersection of Paradise Valley Road and Wyndham Drive near Cresco.