CRESCO, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Monsignor Arthur James Kaschenbach, a priest of the Diocese of Scranton, had passed away after serving the community for over 70 years.

Kaschenbach passed away on Tuesday afternoon and Bolock Funeral Home will be handling all of the arrangements.

According to Reverand John Polednak, two viewings will be held in honor of the monsignor.

The first will be held from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6 at Most Holy Trinity Parish at 236 PA-390 in Cresco, Monroe County followed by a Vesper service.

A second viewing will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 7, followed by a funeral mass at 10:00 a.m., also at Most Holy Trinity Parish.