Richard E. Tennis

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Richard E. Tennis, 62, of Williamsport, passed away Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at his home. He was born August 8, 1955, in Williamsport, a son of Frank and Beverly Jeriles Tennis.

Richard worked for Williamsport Elderly Housing. He enjoyed watching wrestling, baseball, football and was a huge New York Yankees fan.

He was predeceased by his parents and brother, Curtis Newman.

He is survived by his wife, the former Cathy A. Corl; daughters, Coral R. (Robert) Vanderwall, of Montoursville and Lauren I. Tennis, of Williamsport; step daughter, Ashley (Joe) Thompson, of Naples, Fla.; brothers, Charles (Jen) Tennis, of Middleburg, Pa., and Shane Haight, of Williamsport; sisters, Penny (John) Bouse, of Hughesville, Sherry (Jeff) Reeder, of Williamsport, Mary Tennis, of Williamsport and Juanita (Mark) Bouse, of Trout Run; his step father, Richard (Helen) Newman, of Williamsport; step sister, Penny Newman; step brother, Marco Newman, of Montoursville; eight grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews he loved.

The funeral and burial will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.