Gene J. Troutman


Gene J. Troutman, 80, of Cogan Station died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital.

Born Aug. 4, 1937, in Valley View, he was a son of the late Ray and Florence (Herb) Troutman.

Gene was a graduate of Tri Valley High School and Williamsport Technical Institute; and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Gene was a proud retiree of PP&L.

Gene loved his “little piece of heaven” in Cogan Station, where he and his family lived for over 45 years. He especially enjoyed gardening, working in his woodshop, riding his ATV and walking the dog.

He is survived by friends and family who will miss him very much. His wife of 52 years, Beverly L. (Hartman) Troutman; five children, Michelle (Jeffrey) Keyser, of Dillsburg, Craig (Nanette) Troutman, of South Williamsport, Scott (Carissa) Troutman, of Dillsburg, Tanya (Nathan) Shipman, of Cogan Station, and Jason (Angela) Troutman, of Lewisberry; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings, Helen Rickels, Bill (Ellen) Troutman, Jim (Cathy) Troutman and Glenn (Mary) Troutman.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Ferne Mohar, and his grandson, Andrew Troutman.

A funeral service to honor the life of Gene will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., with the Rev. David Fishel, officiating. There will be a viewing from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Interment will be in Wildwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Gene’s memory to the Gatehouse C/O The Susquehanna Health Foundation, 1001 Grampian Blvd. Williamsport, PA 17701