Obituaries

Thomas Wert Sr.

Thomas Wert Sr.

Thomas “Tom” Wert Sr., 56, of Lewistown, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017. Born March 17, 1961, in Williamsport, he is the son of Ruth (Bagley) Wert and the late Martin L. Wert Sr. Tom was a long time truck driver and worked for many years at High Steel and Moore’s Lumber. Tom ...

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Bernard P. Imrisek

Bernard P. Imrisek, 89, of Montoursville, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017, at the Williamsport Home. He was born September 17, 1927, in Lansford, a son of Paul V. and Catherine M. Buda Imrisek. He was a member at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and a member of the Holy Name Society. He ...

John W. Calhoun III

John W. Calhoun III

John W. Calhoun III of Jersey Shore died on April 19, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He died at home surrounded by his loving wife Kristen and his family. John is now at peace with his siblings and uncles who went before him. He leaves behind his faithful and loving ...

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Edward William Falk

Edward William Falk, 58, of Lititz, and formerly of Picture Rocks, passed away from injuries sustained in an auto accident on April 14, 2017, at Lancaster General Hospital. He was born on April 17, 1958, in Williamsport and was one of nine children to the parents of James and Shirley Falk, ...

Mary Arlene Agnor

Mary “Arlene” Agnor, 94, passed away at the Williamsport Home on Thursday, April 20, 2017. She was born in Collomsville on Sept. 23, 1922, a daughter of Joseph J. and Mary I. Seewald Engler. Arlene had been a member of the former Ascension Catholic Church now St. Joseph the Worker ...

Michael J. Pfefferkorn

Michael J. Pfefferkorn, 62, of Heatherbrooke Estates, Muncy, died Thursday, April 20, 2017, at his home. Born August 22, 1954, in Paterson, New Jersey, he was a son of the late Michael E. and Joyce E. (deJong) Pfefferkorn. Michael was a graduate of Ramapo High School, New Jersey. He ...

Emily C. Snyder

Emily C. Snyder, 101, of 1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport, died peacefully on Tuesday April 18, 2017, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital. She was born in Williamsport on April 8, 1916, the daughter of William J. and Emma Bischof Strouse. Emily was a longtime member of St. ...

Daryl G. Scott

Daryl G. Scott, 56, of Mansfield, died Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at his home. At Daryl’s request, there will be no services. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, is assisting the family. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com.

Funerals

RUDY — John Rudy, Mansfield, 10 a.m. today, Holy Child Catholic Church, 237 S. Main St., Mansfield. Visitation from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield. PORTER — Kenneth L. Porter, city, 10:30 a.m. today, Newberry Church of Christ, ...

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Benjamin D. Stebbins

Benjamin D. “Pug” Stebbins, 89, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Claremont Nursing Home in Carlisle. Born November 28, 1927, in Wellsboro, to the late Arlon and Ethel (Millington) Stebbins. Ben retired from the Patriot News where he was a pressman. He was a U.S. ...

Raymond W. Wall

Raymond W. Wall, 79, passed away Friday, April 14, 2017, at his home. He was a lifetime resident of Jersey born September 10, 1937. Ray was a groundskeeper at Little Pine State Park for 31 years before retiring. He is survived by 2 brothers, Wayne and Mark both of Jersey Shore and Hazel ...

Catherine A. Weed

Catherine A. Weed, 82, formerly of Troy, died April 17, 2017, at The Green Home in Wellsboro. Private services will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, make memorials to a charity of one’s choice. Pepper’s in Canton is assisting with arrangements. Complete obituary at ...

Matilda L. Ross

Matilda L. Ross

Matilda L. Ross, 91, of Beauty Avenue, Williamsport, passed away surrounded by her family on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at Leighton Place, Williamsport. Born September 2, 1925, in Shamokin, she was a daughter of the late Nicholas and Hazel Neidig Merolli. She was preceded in death by her ...

James H. Rockwell

James H. Rockwell, 88, of Canton, died April 17. Visitation 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Church of Christ, Canton. Service at 3 p.m. morseandkleesefuneralhome.com.

Emily C. Snyder

Emily C. Snyder, 101, of 1900 Ravine Road, Williamsport, died peacefully on Tuesday April 18, 2017, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital. Crouse Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Funerals

RUSHOE — John P. Rushoe, Muncy, 10 a.m. today, Messiah Lutheran Church, 2041 St. Rt. 442, Clarkstown. SKIRO — Bretlin Tanner Skiro, 11 a.m. today, Northway Presbyterian Church, 1520 Northway Road, Williamsport. CHURCH — Eleanor L. Church, Westfield, 2 p.m. today, Kenyon Funeral Home, ...

Bretlin Tanner Skiro

Bretlin Tanner Skiro

Bretlin Tanner Skiro, 2, left this world all too soon on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Bretlin, also known as Tank, was a healthy, hearty and precious baby boy born on May 17, 2014. He was the son of Brett T. Skiro (Felisha Evans-Koch), of Williamsport and Lindsey M. Bierly (Roger Plaisted), of ...

Thomas Edward Wert

Thomas Edward Wert passed away peacefully at 10:22 p.m. April 16, 2017, at the Hearthside Nursing Home in State College. He was born March 17, 1961, in Williamsport. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday April 22, 2017, at Lewistown Church of Christ, 301 S. Pine St., Lewistown, ...

Charles L. Poust

Charles L. Poust

Charles L. “Jack” Poust, 84, of Moreland Twp., died Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at home. Jack was the husband of Sarah N. (Rishel) Poust and celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on February 28, 2017. Born April 22, 1932, in Franklin Twp., he is the son of the late Jesse J. and Pearl L. ...

Jeffery Clark Randolph-Hunter

Jeffery Clark Randolph-Hunter, of Williamsport, made his transition from temporal to eternal life on Saturday, April 1, 2017, after a prolonged illness. Jeff was born, in Williamsport, on Sept. 1, 1955, to Anna Mae (Brown) Hunter and Robert A. Hunter Sr, who preceded him in death. He was ...