William Harold Whyne

William Harold Whyne, 74, of Williamsport, formerly of Riverdale Lane, Jersey Shore, died Monday, May 20, 2013, at Williamsport Hospital.

Born June 6, 1938, in Ringtown, he was a son of John A. and Sarah E. (Schell) Whyne.

Bill had worked at Ed Sheddy Car Dealership and also was a maintenance man and volunteered many hours at The Love Center in Jersey Shore. He was a member of the Young Men’s Republican Club and the West End Athletic Club. He enjoyed socializing and was very generous with everything he did most notably playing Santa Claus for many organizations and nursing homes during the Christmas season.

Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Betty L. (Hess) Whyne; two children, Fred A. Sandell (Mim) of Dayton, N.J. and Robert J. Sandell (Micky) of McKinney, Texas; two grandchildren, Donna Marie Sandell and Kathryn Mochel; two great-grandchildren Evan and Dorney; two siblings, Freeman Whyne of Sunbury, and Janet Zarko of Mt. Carmel, and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by four siblings, John, Daniel, and David Whyne, and Sarah Hanlon.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday May, 23 at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport, followed by a funeral service at 7:30 p.m. at Sanders. Burial will be in Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Bill’s name may be made to The Love Center, PO Box 621 Jersey Shore, PA 17740.