Tessie Jane Shores

Tessie Jane Shores, 90, of East Second Avenue, South Williamsport, passed away at her home on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

Tessie was born in Williamsport on Nov. 19, 1923. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Tessie Mable (Case) Kiessling.

Tessie enjoyed being with her grandchildren. She also love collecting stuffed bumble bees and spending time with her family.

Tessie is survived by her daughter, June Erlayne Shores, of South Williamsport, and two grandchildren, Jolene J. (Young) Eck, of South Williamsport and Amanda Jo (Brian) Eichenlaub-Gottstein, of Sugar Notch. She was also survived by four great-grandchildren, Althea P. Wachter, John R. Eichenlaub, Alexis E. Eichenlaub, and Devon L. Gottstein, and one sister, Betty Monroe, of Shickshinny.

Tessie was preceded in death by her late parents, her husband John H. Shores, and eight siblings.

Friends and family are invited to attend a visitation and gathering on Monday, April 21, 2014, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, South Williamsport.

Funeral services will be held at the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, April 21, 2014, at 11 a.m. with Rev. John C. Baney officiating.

Interment will follow in the Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery, PA 17752.

Contributions may be made, if so desired, to the Susquehanna Home Care and Hospice Services, C/O Divine Providence Hospital, 1100 Grampian Blvd. Williamsport, PA 17701.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, 1 E. Central Ave., South Williamsport, PA 17702.