Hayley R. Montgomery

Hayley R. Montgomery, 18, of Montoursville, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018, at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. She was born Feb. 14, 2000, in Williamsport, a daughter of Christopher M. and Mindy Ward Montgomery.

Hayley was currently a senior at Montoursville High School where she had been an active Cheerleader for the past 13 years. She was accepted to attend Lycoming College where she planned to study in the Criminal Justice field. She enjoyed time with her family and friends, shopping, and was an avid sports fan.

She was predeceased by her beloved Pap, Richard Montgomery.

In addition to her parents, Hayley is survived by her paternal grandmother, Jane Montgomery, of Montoursville; maternal grandparents, James W. and Cheryl Ward, of Linden; maternal great-grandmother, Marie Welteroth, of Williamsport; brother Brayden and sister, Makena, both at home; along with aunts, uncles and cousins.

The funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville, with the Rev. Jerry Uppling officiating. Interment will follow in the Montoursville Cemetery. A viewing for family and friends will be held Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to the Lycoming Co. SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.