Obituaries

Shirley E. Fogelman

Shirley E. Fogelman, 74, of Muncy, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at Rose View Center, Williamsport. Born March 17, 1943, in Montgomery, she was a daughter of the late Orville P. and Mary Ellen (Kirkner) Cotner. On September 28, 1962, she married William J. Fogelman Sr., who survives. Together ...

Betty Irene VanCampen Uskurait

Betty Irene VanCampen Uskurait, 96, of Williamsport, died Thursday, May 18, 2017. Born September 26, 1920, at home on Bedford Street in Forty Fort, Betty was the first child of Charles Buckley and Irene May Kresge VanCampen. She graduated from the Forty Fort High School in 1938, then attended ...

Paul J. Marr Jr.

Paul J. “Sonny” Marr Jr., 81, of Marr Road, Danville, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017 at his home. Born in Limestone Twp., Montour County, on January 6, 1936, he was son of late Paul J. and Ida C. (Hoffman) Marr Sr. Paul was a 1953 Graduate of Northmont High School, Turbotville. He ...

Funerals

BRAUCHT — Cathy Jane Braucht, Lock Haven, formerly of Jersey Shore, 10 a.m. today, Welker’s, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. STECK — Timothy S. Steck, city, 11 a.m. today, St. Luke Lutheran Church. Visitation from 10-11 a.m. HELMS — Carl L. Helms, Annville, formerly of city, 11:30 ...

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Carl L. Helms

Carl L. Helms, 92, of Annville, and formerly of Williamsport, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Born June 19, 1924, in East Stroudsburg, Carl was a son of the late James L. and Margaret E. (Shafer) Helms. On March 26, 1949, he married the former Naomi V. Smith, who ...

Patricia A. Bickel

Patricia A. Bickel, 79, a guest at Manor Care Health Services, North, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the home. A complete obituary will be in a future edition of the Sun Gazette. Arrangements are by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Frederick A. English

Frederick A. “Fred” English, 72, of Jersey Shore, passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Frederick was born in Williamsport, July 15, 1944, and was the son of the late James Richard and Minnie (Clark) English. He attended Jersey Shore High School. He was a member of Buchanan Baptist ...

Funerals

HOUSEKNECHT — Esther M. Houseknecht, Muncy Valley, 10 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. ROOK — Matthew Myers Rook, Loyalsock, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St. Visitation from 9-9:45 a.m. WHITNEY — Joan H. Whitney, ...

Sara Josephine Jenkins-Johnson

Sara Josephine Jenkins-Johnson

Sara Josephine Jenkins-Johnson, 74, transitioned into eternal life on May 14, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna Hospital in Williamsport, surrounded by her family. Born July 5, 1942, in Pittsburgh, she was the daughter of the late John Crampton and Geraldine Cales. She was preceded in death by ...

Carl L. Helms

Carl L. Helms, 92, of Annville, formerly of Williamsport, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at his home. A funeral service to honor the life of Carl will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 20, at St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, 2101 Newberry St., Williamsport. Visitation will be ...

Norma J. Steffen

Norma J. Steffen, 61, of Blossburg, formerly of Tioga, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Soldier and Sailors Memorial Hospital. In keeping with Norma’s wishes there will be no services. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory Inc. has been entrusted with the ...

Jonathan D. Pollock

Jonathan D. Pollock, 31, of Louisville, Ky., formerly of Ulysses, died May 12, 2017. Friends may call at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, on Sunday, May 21, 2017, from 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Monday, in the Ulysses Free Methodist Church.

Funerals

CENDOMA — Matthew F. Cendoma, city, 11-11:30 a.m. today, Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. PAINTER — Jacquline V. Painter Outman, Westfield, 11 a.m. today, Westfield United Methodist Church. CARDENNIS — Sara Cardennis, 6:30 p.m. today, Community Baptist Church, 1853 ...

Matthew Myers Rook

Matthew Myers Rook

Matthew Myers Rook, 79, of Loyalsock, died peacefully May 13 in The Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Matt was born August, 7, 1937, at home in Williamsport. He was the devoted son of Thelma (Welch) Rook. Matt graduated from Williamsport High School in ...

Sara Cardennis

Sara Cardennis, 66, passed away on May 14, 2017, at Hershey Medical Center after a 10-month battle with cancer. Her loving and devoted husband, Bill Cardennis remained by her side every step of the way. Sara was born to the late Kenneth and Marian Breon on May 25, 1950, in Williamsport, ...

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Lawrence B. Gee Sr.

Lawrence B. Gee Sr., 78, of Westfield, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday with visitation from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, at Kenyon Funeral Home, 222 W. Main St., Westfield. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, ...

Marion E. Dewey

Marion E. Dewey, 89, of Wellsboro, passed away May 16, 2017, in his home. Friends and family are invited to Marion’s visitation on Monday, May 22, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, with a funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. Burial at the Whitneyville cemetery. ...

Kenneth R. Maciejewski

Kenneth R. Maciejewski

Kenneth R. Maciejewski, 89, of Hughesville, died Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Arista Care Loyalsock. Kenneth and his wife Mary E. (Barbour) Maciejewski would have celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary this May 24, 2017. Born March 30, 1928, in Hughesville, he is the son of the late Thaddeus ...

Joanne E. Harner

Joanne E. Harner

Joanne E. Harner, 81, of Williamsport, died Monday, May 15, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. She was preceded in death by her husband Donald Jack Harner “Shorty” on July 5, 2013. Born August 14, 1935, in Williamsport she was a daughter of the late Joseph W. and Elizabeth R. ...

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Dale E. Miller

Dale E. Miller, 68, of Jersey Shore, passed away Tuesday morning, May 16, 2017, at his home. Born August 28, 1948, in Jersey Shore, he was a son to the late Leonard and Eleanor (Delaney) Miller. Dale honorably served his country in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Jersey Shore ...