From the Wilkes-Barre Record November 8, 1915 Page 7.

Miner Dies of Injuries

John Roskey of Merritt Street, Plains, died at City Hospital Saturday afternoon from injuries he received several hours previous when he was caught under a fall of rock in the mines of the Pine Ridge colliery. He is survived by his wife and the following children: Albert, Harry, George, William, Thomas, Helen, Mary, Rose, at home: John of Endicott, N. Y.: Frank of Florida and Mrs. Matthew Kerely of Williamsport. The funeral will take place from his home on Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock. A high mass of requiem will be celebrated in Sacred Heart Church, with interment in Sacred Heart Church, Plains.

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