Obituaries

Ethel E. Fillman

Ethel E. Fillman, 96, of Salladasburg, passed away Wednesday, Jan., 16, 2019, at the Heartland Retirement Home in Woolrich, with her family by her side. Born in Salladasburg, June 18, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Elizabeth (Lush) Thomas. Ethel was the widow of Donald ...

Frank Jacob Stoppa

Frank Jacob Stoppa, 72, of Jacksonville, Fla. passed away Jan. 15, 2019. He was born August 14, 1946, in Williamsport, the son of Frank George Stoppa and Pauline Taddeo Stoppa. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Helen Stoppa; his daughter, Shawn Renee Ressler (Norman); his sons, ...

Timothy J. Fedroff

Timothy J. Fedroff, 83, of Jersey Shore, died peacefully Friday, January 18, 2019, at home surrounded by his family. Surviving is his loving wife of 59 years Lucille C. (Lupole) Fedroff whom he married on April 25, 1959. Born December 25, 1935, in Danville, he was a son of the late ...

Hubert H. Hewitt

Hubert H. Hewitt, 83, of Williamsport, went home to is lord and savior on Jan. 17, 2019. Hubert was born in Williamsport, on Nov. 30, 1935, to the late Ross and Rachel Hewitt. After graduating from Williamsport High School in 1954, Hubert enlisted in the Air Force and spent four ...

Irene Marion Eck

Irene Marion Eck, 90, of Bastress Township, passed away at home on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Irene was born in Bastress Township on March 27, 1928, a daughter of Joseph and Dora (Baier) Steinbacher. She was a member of Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary and a member of the ...

Starr Marie Turner (Ergott)

Survived by husband, Darrell Turner, 7 children, 22 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Jan. 22 at 11 a.m. at Herman & Luther’s Historic Barn, 787 PA-87, Montoursville, PA 17754.

Mr. Kenneth S. Keller

Mr. Kenneth S. Keller, 88, longtime resident of Williamsport, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at HCR ManorCare - North at Williamsport. Mr. Keller was a graduate of the Williamsport High School, class of 1949. He was a retiree of Textron Lycoming. He was a member of Masonic Lodge, Ivy Lodge 397 ...

George L. Kearney

George L. Kearney, a husband, father, mentor and friend, died peacefully Jan. 11, 2019, age 92. His wife, Barbara Keithan Kearney, was at his side. In addition, he is survived by siblings, Freda Barnhart and Jim Zimmerman; children, Carol and Robert; grandchildren, Kevin, Samuel and Brooks; ...

Starr Marie Turner (Ergott)

Survived by husband, Darrell Turner, 7 children, 22 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Jan. 22 at 11 a.m. at Herman & Luther’s Historic Barn, 787 PA-87, Montoursville, PA 17754.

Funerals

MILLER — Ranse E. Miller, Avis, 2 p.m. today, Loyal Order of Moose, 207 N. Market St., Jersey Shore. WRIGHT — Ann Shirley Wright, Lake Village, 2 p.m. today, Bishop-King Funeral Chapel. Visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. Bishop-King Funeral Home Chapel, 1831 S. Highway 82-65, Lake Village, ...

Irene Marion Eck

Irene Marion Eck, 90, of Bastress Township, passed away at home on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. Irene was born in Bastress Township on March 27, 1928, a daughter of Joseph and Dora (Baier) Steinbacher. She was a member of Immaculate Conception of The Blessed Virgin Mary and a member of the ...

Starr Marie Turner (Ergott)

Starr Marie Turner (Ergott) Oct. 29 1952 — Jan. 16, 2019 Survived by husband, Darrell Turner, 7 children, 22 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Jan. 22 at 11 a.m. at Herman & Luther’s Historic Barn, 787 PA-87, Montoursville, PA 17754.

Joanne E. Carson

Joanne E. Carson, 75, of Loyalsock Township, passed away at home on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Joanne was born in Williamsport on Jan. 31, 1943, a daughter of Harry J. and Mary J. (Saar) Shuler. Joanne was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church, a graduate of the former St. Mary’s High ...

Rev. M. Duane Burdick

Rev. M. Duane Burdick, 71, of Harrison Valley, Pa., died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Friends may call Tuesday, Jan. 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA. Funeral Services will be held 1 p.m., Wednesday in the Gospel Tabernacle, ...

Sandra S. Kurtz

Sandra S. Kurtz, 76, of Montoursville, died Jan. 17, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center. A full obituary will appear in the Tuesday edition of the Sun Gazette. Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Scott A. Hope

Scott A. Hope, 66, of Williamsport, died Thursday, January 17, 2019 at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. Surviving is his loving wife of 46 years, Linda M. (Rush) Hope. Born April 2, 1952, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late William D., Sr. and Jeannette L. (Ettwein) Hope. Scott was a ...

Funerals

GEHR — Helen Schriner Gehr, city, 11 a.m. today, East End Baptist Church, 801 Washington Blvd., Williamsport. MIONE — Flavio R. Mione, Osceola, 10 a.m. today, St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Elkland. SNYDER — Carlos D. Snyder, Muncy, 10 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. ...

Mona F. Brooks

Mona F. Brooks, 80, of Lock Haven, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport surrounded by her family. Surviving is her loving husband of 58 years, Dennis E. Brooks. Born March 23, 1938, in Altoona, she was the daughter of the late Howard Ray and Marie Viola ...

Connie L. Ulmer

Connie L. Ulmer, 78, of Williamsport, passed away with family by her side on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna. Born August 18, 1940, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Howard A. and Marjorie A. (Shuler) Mausteller. Connie was a high school graduate and ...

Jerome ‘Joe’ Rice

Jerome “Joe” Rice, 73, of Williamsport, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center. Born June 27, 1945, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Charles A. and Pauline M. (Carson) Rice Sr. Joe was a graduate of Williamsport High School, class of 1963. He then served ...