Gertrude E. Heller

Gertrude E. Heller, 103, formerly of Farragut, passed away Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at the home of her daughter in Felton, Pa. She was born August 25, 1914, in Farragut, a daughter of Abraham and Lavina Hall Pittinger.

Gertrude worked at the Montoursville Middle School, and was a member of the Farragut United Methodist Church.

She was predeceased by her parents; husband, Raymond R.; brother, Thomas; sisters, Isabell Rathmell, Faye Beck and Geraldine Loudenslager.

She is survived by her sons, Ray (Barb), of Muncy, and Max (Joanne), of Indiana, Pa.; daughters, Arlene I. (Donald) Miller, of Felton, and Doris (Earl) Hawkes, of Wrightsville; brothers, Harley (Carol) Pittinger and Abe Pittinger, both of Muncy; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, at the Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville, with the Rev. Donald E. Yorks officiating. Interment will follow in Twin Hills Memorial Park. A viewing for family and friends will be held Saturday morning from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home.