Obituaries

Arthur S. Mahonski

Arthur S. Mahonski, 84, of Blossburg, passed away unexpectedly on June 15, 2018, at the Green Home in Wellsboro. Born June 13, 1934, in Blossburg, Art was a son of the late Leo and Wanda (Swinsick) Mahonski. After graduating from Blossburg High School in 1952, he served with the U.S. Navy ...

Frederick S. Hanley

Frederick S. Hanley, 95, of Montgomery, went to his heavenly home and is now at peace on Saturday, June 16, 2018, in the UPMC Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Muncy Valley Hospital. Born Tuesday, Jan. 9, 1923 at Williamsport, Lycoming County, he was a son of the late Andrew and ...

H. Leroy Sullivan Jr.

H. Leroy Sullivan Jr., 82, of Hughesville, died Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at home with his wife of 60 years at his side. Born Jan. 31, 1936, in Hughesville, he was a son of the late Harvey Leroy Sr. and Wanda Viola (Sheets) Sullivan. He and his wife, the former Betty Ann Montague, would have ...

John W. Leisenring

John W. Leisenring, 74, of Upper Fairfield Township, died June 15, 2018, at the Gatehouse in Divine Providence Hospital. He was born Dec. 31, 1943, in Shamokin and was raised in Woolrich, the son of the late John B. and Alice (Hoida) Leisenring. John retired as a professional Engineer from ...

Nancy J. Enders

Nancy J. Enders, 80, of Bastress, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. Born April 15, 1938, in Oval, she was the daughter to the late Lester Snyder and the former Daisy Weaver. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Wilbert A. “Bill” Enders on Aug. ...

Funerals

WAGNER — Catherine A. Wagner, Jersey Shore, 11 a.m. today, Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. YOUNG — Ronanld O. Young Sr., Montgomery, 1 p.m. today, Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. MAHONSKI — Arthur ...

Wilbur D. Morgan

A memorial service for Wilbur D. Morgan, who passed away on April 25, 2018, will be held at noon Saturday, June 23, at St. Luke Lutheran Church, 1400 Market St. Visitation will be at 11:00 a.m. at the church. Submitted by family.

Funerals

WAGNER — Catherine A. Wagner, Jersey Shore, 11 a.m. Monday, Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. YOUNG — Ronanld O. Young Sr., Montgomery, 1 p.m. Monday, Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. MAHONSKI — Arthur ...

Marguerite Waltz

Marguerite (Tillie) Waltz, 96, went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 9, 2018. She is survived by her daughter, Bonnie Hay (Annette, Eric), of Greensboro, North Carolina and her granddaughter, Kathryn Shaw (Jeffrey), of Richmond, Virginia. To honor Tillie’s wishes, a private ...

Richard C. Garnhart

Richard C. Garnhart, 91, of Winfield, formerly of Muncy, died Thursday, June 14, 2018. His wife of 64 years, Mildred M. (Rishel) Garnhart, died Oct. 21, 2016. They were married on Feb. 10, 1952. Born June 2, 1927, in Muncy, he is the son of the late Albert Wesley and Rose Regina (Hall) ...

Kenneth K. McLaughlin Sr.

Kenneth K. McLaughlin Sr., 92, of Montoursville, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at AristaCare at Loyalsock Nursing Home. He was born July 24, 1925, in Ralston, a son of Howard and Viola Soper McLaughlin. Ken was the owner-operator of the former McLaughlin Auto and was a World War II ...

Jean Long Dunkleberger

Jean Long Dunkleberger, widow of Thomas B. Dunkleberger, went to the arms of our Lord on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Jean was the daughter of Dr. John W. Long and Mildred Lee Long. She was predeceased by her grandson, Nathan J. Good; and seven brothers and sisters. Her children are Christie ...

Sun-Gazette book sale to benefit Newspapers in Education

It’s back! After a two-year hiatus, the Williamsport Sun-Gazette will hold its annual Book and More Sale to benefit the Newspapers in Education school literacy program. The sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Thursday and Friday at the newspaper’s office, 252 W. Fourth ...

Catherine A. Wagner

Catherine A. Wagner, 94, of Jersey Shore, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at her home. Born July 10, 1923, in Jersey Shore, she was a daughter to the late L. Earl Fenstamaker and the former Stella G. Osborne. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, ...

Diana Murray

Diana Murray, affectionately called “Derby” or “Miss Daisy,” passed away on May 29, 2018, at Wolf Run Village. Diana was born Feb. 6, 1924, the only daughter of Jacob and Nellie (Hall) Kepner. She was married for 55 years to George J. Murray, who preceded her in death in 1996. A ...

Scott A. Harmon

Scott A. Harmon, 48, a city resident, passed away June 13, 2018, in Kauai, Hawaii, while on vacation. Crouse Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Sun-Gazette.

Arthur Mahonski

Arthur Mahonski, 84, of Blossburg, husband of Jane (Bogaczyk) Mahonski, died June 15, 2018, at the Green Home, Wellsboro. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at Pepper Funeral Home, Blossburg. A funeral mass is at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at St. Mary’s Church, Blossburg. Burial will follow in the ...

Harvey L. Sullivan

Harvey L. Sullivan, 82, of Hughesville, died Wednesday, June 13, 2018. A full obituary will appear in Monday’s edition. Arrangements have been entrusted to McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville. www.mccartythomas.com

Funerals

McCRACKEN — Kenneth M. McCracken, Jersey Shore, 10 a.m. today, Rearick-Carpenter Funeral Home, 1002 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore. STIGER — Helen E. Stiger, city, 11 a.m. today, Heshbon Park United Methodist Church, 2898 Heshbon Road. Visitation from 10 to 10:45 a.m at Heshbon Park ...

Patricia A. Merando

Patricia A. Merando, 78, of Williamsport, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at her home. Born June 30, 1939, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Ashley N. Fetzer and Florence Wagner. Patricia was a 1959 graduate of Williamsport High School and went on to attend ...