NORTHUMBERLAND — Thomas B. Bell, 68, of North Avenue, Northumberland, passed away Friday, June 21, 2019, in Lycoming County while on a fishing trip doing what he loved most.

MILTON — Lisa K. Reichelderfer, 54, of Milton passed away on Friday, June 21, 2019, at the Rockwell Center, Milton.

MILTON — Hazel E. Bailey Jefferson, 102, formerly of Milton, passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2019, at RiverWoods in Lewisburg.  

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

LEWISBURG — Harold A. Walters, of 7 N. Aspen Place, Lewisburg, died Friday, June 14, 2019, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village.

MILTON — John M. “Duke” Heimbach, 93, formerly of Sunset Drive, Milton, and for the past three years Cedar Crest in RiverWoods, died Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.

LEWISBURG — Mary Kathryn Lesher, 93, of Lewisburg, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at RiverWoods Senior Living, Lewisburg.

PITTSBURGH — Carol S. (Nunn) Shurtz, 75, a former long-time resident of Milton, PA, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 3, 2019, in Pittsburgh, PA, surrounded by her loving family, after a courageous battle with cancer.

MECHANICSBURG — Dale Brice Mummey passed away on June 4, 2019, at Messiah Village in Mechanicsburg. Born in Milton, Pa., on Feb. 27, 1935, he was the son of the late Walter G. and Rhoda (Wynn) Mummey.

LEWISBURG — Kathryn Millward Tyson of Lewisburg passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2019. We are saddened by the loss of this very special woman, but joyful and thankful for the long and exuberant life she enjoyed and shared with others.

FISHERSVILLE — Carolyn Diane Clifford Layton, 68, wife of Robert W. Layton, of 32 Spottswood Drive, Milton, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at the home of her daughter in Fishersville where she made her home for the past 10 months.

WATSONTOWN — Greta J. Kling, 55, of Watsontown, passed away Monday, May 27, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where she was a medical patient. 

HESSTON — A celebration of life and graveside memorial service for John M. Brumbaugh, who died March 25, 2019, at his home in Englewood, Fla., will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Enrtriken Cemetery, near Raystown Lake in Huntingdon County.

MILTON — Sylvester H. “Syl” Bowers, 74, of Milton died Sunday, May 26, 2019, at his residence.  

LEWISBURG — Kathleen M. Hinkel, 99, resident of Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village, Lewisburg, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019.

MILTON — Rollin B. Kline, 70, a resident of Milton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, passed away peacefully at 10:55 p.m., Saturday, May 25, 2019, with his family and friends by his side.

DRUMS — Marie L. (Blanding) Confer, 57, of Drums died Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

LEWISBURG — Carl W. Brouse Jr., of Lewisburg, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019.

MIFFLINBURG — Gerald “Jerry” F. Hassenplug, 74, of Mifflinburg, entered into rest at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at Rolling Hills Manor, Millmont.

STATE COLLEGE — Our beloved son, brother, uncle, nephew, cousin, and friend, James John Jackson Jr., 59, of State College, died on Sunday, May 5, 2019, at his home, surrounded by some of his loving family, after fighting a brave battle with cancer for the past three years.  

ALLENWOOD — Robert H. “Bob” Michael Sr., 83, of Allenwood, formerly of Watsontown, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Nottingham Village, Northumberland.

TURBOTVILLE — Lorraine E. Tanner, 96, of Turbotville, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019, at her home.

MILTON — Lois A. Reimensnyder, 93, of Milton, died on May 9, 2019. 

WATSONTOWN —Charles “Jim” Denoskey, 101, of Watsontown, went to his peace on Friday, May 10, 2019, at RiverWoods, Lewisburg.

WATSONTOWN — Ruth L. Ritter, 94, of Watsontown, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Watsontown Health & Rehabilitation Center.

MIFFLINBURG — Freda M. Tallman, 93, of Mifflinburg, went home to be with her Lord and Savior at 12:10 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2019, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.

MILTON — Clarence W. “Chum” Leon, 87, of Milton, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

NEW COLUMBIA — DesiRae L. Stevens, 37, of River Road, New Columbia, passed away suddenly on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at her home.  

MILTON — Neil W. Mummey, 81, of Milton, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019, in Northumberland.

MILLMONT — Dorothy Pauline Ramsey, 88, of 17654 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont, for the past 66 years entered into rest at 9:34 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at her home.

WATSONTOWN — Emily M. Gottschall, 84, of Watsontown, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

WATSONTOWN — Carson D. Wagner, 94, of Watsontown, died Monday, April 22, 2019, at Watsontown Health and Rehab Center.

LEWISBURG — Spencer H. Bingman, 84, of Lewisburg, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, April 19, 2019, at Evangelical Hospital, Lewisburg.

LEWISBURG — Jesse M. Clayton, 48, of Lewisburg, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at his father’s home.

WATSONTOWN — Corene J. Tompkins, 93, of Warrior Run Manor, Watsontown, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.

CORNING, N.Y. — Geraldine L. Muffly, age 99, of River Road in Corning, N.Y., passed away peacefully on Friday, April 12, 2019, at her daughter’s home.

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Frank Weaver, 81, died Saturday, April 13, 2019, at CentraCare Hospital, Long Prairie, Minn.

LEWISBURG — Leo Jason Waltman, 43, of Shelly Circle Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at his home.

MONTGOMERY — Sherrie Lee Lane Simon-Corley, 53, a resident of Montgomery, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019, in the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

MONTOURSVILLE — Carl R. Tallman, 93, of Montoursville, died Thursday, April 11, 2019, at Muncy Valley Hospital.

MILLMONT — Isabel “Issy” H. Hassinger, 97, of Millmont, formerly of 350 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg, for 52 years, entered into rest at 8:10 a.m. Friday, April 12, 2019, at home.

LEWISBURG — Gail Marlene Wise, 63, of 145 Bart Lane, Lewisburg, entered into rest at 9:15 a.m. Thursday, April 11, 2019, at her home.

MILTON — Robert E. “Bob” Smith, 69, of Carpenter Road, Milton, died Monday, April 8, 2019 at his home.

WATSONTOWN — Ralph E. Patton, 89, of Watsontown, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

LEWISBURG — G. Richard Wible, 80, of Lewisburg, returned to the Lord on Thursday, April 4, 2019. He passed away peacefully at home.

WILLOW GROVE — Lorna Gardner Hower passed away peacefully in her sleep on the morning of March 29, 2019, at The Landing at Willow Grove. She was 85 years old. She was married for 57 years to David Hower, who predeceased her in 2017.

LEWISBURG — Merlyn R. Reitenbach, 92, a longtime resident of Lewisburg, died Sunday, March 31, 2019, at Elmcroft Senior Living, Lewisburg.

featured

ENGLEWOOD, Fla. — John M. Brumbaugh, 77, of Englewood, Fla., died Tuesday March, 26, 2019.

LEWISBURG — Phyllis E. Benjamin, of Lewisburg, formerly of Wall, N.J., passed away on the morning of Sunday, March 24, 2019, in her home, after a long illness.

SELINSGROVE — Peggy J. Fish, 75, of Selinsgrove, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

MILTON — Joyce Ann Wesner, 81, a resident of Milton, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, March 22, 2019, in the Evangelical Community Hospital at Lewisburg.

MILTON — James R. Keiser, 80, of Milton, died Thursday, March 21, 2019, at his home.

MILTON — Ruth A. Miller, 74, of Old Route 45, Milton, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, surrounded by her beloved family.

WATSONTOWN — Maxine E. Folk, 91, a lifetime resident of Watsontown, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.