Obituaries

Gordon Kelley

Gordon Kelley passed away March 16, 2019, at the age of 92. He was born May 16, 1926, in Muncy, Pa. He was a very proud Private First Class Veteran of the Army in World War II. He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Doris Kelley (Pasnault). He is predeceased by his son, Patrick Kelley, of ...

Shirley J. Fenstermaker

Shirley J. Fenstermaker, 85, formerly of Unityville, died Friday, March 15, 2019, at ManorCare South, Williamsport. Born July 20, 1933 in Pennsdale, she was a daughter of the late Roy C. and Vera A. (Robbins) Babb. Her husband of nearly 38 years, John P. Fenstermaker, preceded her in death ...

Chester (Chet) W. Hall

Chester (Chet) W. Hall, 56, of Williamsport, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at the Gatehouse. A memorial service to celebrate Chet’s life will be held Wednesday, March 20, at 10:30 a.m. at Faith Wesleyan Church, 1033 Tucker St., Williamsport, with Rev. Timothy K. Hartzell ...

Betty L. Langley

Mrs. Betty L. Langley, 93, passed away at The Gatehouse on Saturday, March 16, 2019. She was born in Lockport, Pa., on March 25, 1926, to Mary Greth Seybold and George E. Seybold. She was preceded in death by her husband, Louie E. Langley Jr. Betty worked in retail management until her ...

Robert S. ‘Bob’ Parker

Robert S. “Bob” Parker, 85, of Muncy, died Friday, March 15, 2019, at Sunset Ridge Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Bloomsburg. Born Feb. 16, 1934 in Kingston, he was a son of the late Horace and Martha (Illingworth) Parker. He married the former Alice Kuzminski, who ...

Harry E. Billman

Harry E. Billman passed away at the age of 95 on March 9, 2019, in Spring Hill, Fla. He was born in South Williamsport, Pa., on May 25, 1923, to Harry Raymond Billman and Anna Elizabeth Billman. A World War II veteran, he served in the 80th Infantry Division, 317th Regiment HQ Communications, ...

Funerals

DODGE — Douglas W. Dodge, city, 11 a.m. today, Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. MACHAMER — Anna Jean Machamer, formerly of Milton, 11 a.m. today, St. Joseph Church, 109 Broadway Milton. MYERS — Dorothy E. Myers, formerly of ...

Martha E. Myers

Martha E. Myers 69, of Avis, died Thursday, March 14, 2019, at her home. Born May 29, 1949 in Jersey Shore, she was the daughter of Davis R. Greene and the former Blanche M. Enders. Earlier in her life she was employed by Wundies and Leader Nursing Home. She is survived by three sons, ...

Carl B. ‘Butch’ Burkhart Sr.

Carl B. “Butch” Burkhart Sr., 56, of Lock Haven, died Thursday, March 14, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. Born July 24, 1962, in Jersey Shore, he was a son of the late John Sr. and Margaret (Riggle) Burkhart. Butch loved fishing and hunting, and spent most of his time outdoors. ...

Jasper Smith

Jasper Smith, 95, well-known and respected of Canton, Pa. was called to Heaven on Friday, March 15, 2019, at home while surrounded by loved ones. Jasper Sidney Smith was born in Moreland Township, near Hughesville, Nov. 22, 1923. He was the elder son of the late Sidney David and Mertie May ...

Daisy E. Wisniewski

Daisy E. Wisniewski, 78, of Muncy, died Friday, March 15, 2019, at her home. Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville. www.mccartythomas.com

Lew C. Smith

Lew C. Smith, 79 of Painted Post, N.Y., passed away March 16, 2019, at his home. Friends are invited to call at the Kenyon Funeral Home, Elkland, Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m., where funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. kenyonfuneralhome.com

Richard D. Nelson

Richard D. Nelson, 98, of Wellsville, N.Y., formerly of Coudersport, Pa., died Saturday, March 16, 2019. Friends may call at Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa. on Wednesday, March 20, from 10 a.m. to noon, with funeral services at noon.

Betty L. Langley

Betty L. Langley, 92, of Williamsport, passed away on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at The Gatehouse. A full obituary will follow on Tuesday. Arrangements are by Crouse Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Williamsport.

Charles E. Greenawalt

Charles E. Greenawalt, 84, of Williamsport, died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna-Williamsport. Born April 11, 1934 in Williamsport, he was a son of the late William M. and Nellie E. (Faughman) Greenawalt. Charles was driver for New Penn Motor Express and reached the ...

Betty Crippen

Betty Crippen, 85, formerly of Mansfield, died Friday, March 15, 2019, at the Green Home. Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, March 19, from 1 to 2 p.m., at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory in Mansfield. A funeral service will follow at 2 p.m. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com

Christopher E. Mitterer

Christopher E. Mitterer, 60, of Munderf, Pa., died Thursday, March 14, 2019. Arrangements are entrusted to Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa.

Dorothy E. Myers

Dorothy E. Myers, 102, formerly of Lairdsville, died Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Muncy. Born Jan. 21, 1917 in Lairdsville, she was a daughter of the late Alvin H. and Nellie A. (Poust) Houseknecht. Her husband of nearly 53 years, James R. ...

Funerals

DODGE — Douglas W. Dodge, city, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. MACHAMER — Anna Jean Machamer, formerly of Milton, 11 a.m. Tuesday, St. Joseph Church, 109 Broadway Milton. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, ...

Walter A. Packard

Walter A. Packard, 91, of Williamsport, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Gatehouse of Divine Providence Hospital. Surviving is his loving wife of 70 years, Sarah J. (Gresh) Packard. Born March 11, 1928, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Laura T. (Wheeland) Packard. ...