Obituaries

Mary H. (Bloom) Boatman

Mary H. (Bloom) Boatman, 91, of Montoursville, passed away Tuesday evening, Dec. 11, 2018, at Arista Care, Loyalsock. Mary was born in Williamsport, to the late Donald and Elmira (Cooper) Bloom on Feb. 18, 1927. Mary was of Lutheran faith. She was lover of animals, especially cats and dogs. ...

34 people sentenced in Lycoming County

Thirty-four individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Nine were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Omar T. Smith, 39, of Lycoming County Prison, 40 to 80 months for aggravated assault. • Isis S. Dent, 23, of Lycoming County ...

Elizabeth ‘Louise’ Buckingham

Elizabeth “Louise” Buckingham, 75, passed away on Dec. 10, 2018, at Williamsport Hospital. She was born on Feb. 13, 1943, in Jacksonville, Fla., daughter of the late Elizabeth Hutto. Louise was a devoted and supportive wife to her husband, William Albert Buckingham, who served as Justice of ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: 7:41 a.m., disturbance, 1600 block of Taylor Place, Williamsport. 8:49 a.m., disturbance, 2500 block of Federal Avenue, Williamsport. 10:18 a.m., ...

M. Lucille Mutchler

M. Lucille Mutchler, 86, of Williamsport, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at her home. Born August 8, 1932, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Clyde C. and Sylvia Bierly Bastian. Lucille was a graduate of Lock Haven High School. She was a music teacher and taught ...

Sharon L. Kelchner

Sharon L. Kelchner, 70, of Trout Run, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, in Fort Myers, Fla. Born April 4, 1948, in Jersey Shore, she was a daughter to the late Ralph E. Faivre and the former Margaret Griswold. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, ...

Ronald Howard Levine

Ronald Howard Levine, 49, of Williamsport, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, as the result of an automobile accident. Ronald was born on April 2, 1969, in Far Rockaway, N.Y., and was the son of Janice (Cohen) Levine of South Williamsport and the late Stuart Levine. He graduated ...

Robert E. DeWald

Robert E. DeWald, 80, of Williamsport, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, at Rose View Center. Born in Williamsport on Oct. 18, 1938, he was the son of the late Clarence and Mabel (Hall) DeWald. On Dec. 3, 1960, he married the former Frances Vengoechea and they celebrated 41 years of ...

Funerals

MARKS — Ethel Ruth Marks, Hughesville, 10 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. WEAVER — Mary Ann Weaver, city, 10 a.m. today, Twin Hills Mausoleum, 3332 Lycoming Mall Dr., Muncy. Visitation from 8:30 to 10 a.m. HILL — Carrline Jane (Barney) Hill, ...

G. Howard Tompkins

G. Howard Tompkins, 88, of Williamsport, died peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at the Williamsport Home. Born June 14, 1930, in Williamsport, he was a son of Harry and Ethel (Alexander) Tompkins. Howard was an Army veteran of the Korean War and received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star for ...

Ethel R. Marks

Ethel R. Marks, 80, of Hughesville, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at her home. Born Aug. 25, 1938, in Nescopeck, she was a daughter of the late Hiram Issac and Martha Wilhemina (Lewis) Eisenhower. She and her husband, Ralph F. Marks, celebrated 58 years of marriage on July 1, 2018. Ethel ...

Shirley A. (Campbell) Gonzales

Shirley A. (Campbell) Gonzales, 84, Wellsboro, passed away Dec. 10, 2018. She was born on December 2, 1934. Shirley was the wife of the late Isaiah Gonzales. A private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the Carleton Funeral Home, Wellsboro.

Richard A. ‘Dick’ Gee

Richard A. “Dick” Gee, 76, Lawrenceville, passed away after an extended illness on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. Friends are invited to call at Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland, Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 1 p.m. Funeral services will be held ...

Elizabeth ‘Louise’ Buckingham

Elizabeth “Louise” Buckingham, 75, passed away Dec. 10, 2018, at Williamsport Hospital. Family and friends are invited to call at Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland, on Friday Dec. 14, from 2 to 3 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com

Helen Louise Ray

Helen Louise Ray, 99, of Mint Hill, N.C, passed away on Dec. 10, 2018. She was born in Williamsport on June 19, 1919, to the late John and Nellie (Rhea) Pomeo. She was married to the late Sammy Ray for 71 years. Mr. Ray passed away in Aug. of 2014. Mrs. Ray moved to Charlotte, N.C., shortly ...

Carrline Jane (Barney) Hill

Carrline Jane (Barney) Hill, 74, of Williamsport, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at her home. Carrline was born on Feb. 6, 1944, in Madison, N.J., and was the daughter of the late James Ward and Lillian (Johnson) Parrish. She graduated high school, then graduated from Essex County ...

Funerals

PAULING — Evelyn E. Pauling, Elimsport, 11 a.m. today, First Baptist Church of Elimsport, 16838 State Route 44 Hwy., Allenwood, Pa. 17810. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. NEYHARD — Donald L. Neyhard, Watsontown, 2 p.m. today, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 39 Paradise St., Turbotville. ...

Timothy R. ‘Hammer’ Mase

Timothy R. “Hammer” Mase, 71, of Liberty, died Saturday, November 24, 2018, with his sons by his side in Nauvoo. Born August 9, 1947, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Donald J. and Jean (Miller) Mase. Tim was a graduate of Liberty High School’s class of 1965. He began work ...

Michael A. ‘Mustang Mike’ LeClair

Michael A. “Mustang Mike” LeClair, 55, of Muncy, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at his home. Born Feb. 25, 1963, in Putnam, Conn., he was a son of the late Alfred L. Sr. and Barbara J. (Olson) LeClair. He and his wife, the former Linda J. Hamilton, celebrated three years of marriage on ...

Leslie W. Casselberry

Leslie W. Casselberry, 66, of 327 Schoolhouse Rd., passed away suddenly on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. He and his wife, the former Donna Rauch, celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on June 23. Funeral services will be announced in a later edition. Kaufman Funeral Home & Cremation Services.