Obituaries

Helen L. Ulmer

Helen L. Ulmer died peacefully in her sleep July 18, 2017, at home with her family by her side. She was born April 9, 1920, in Rose Valley, the daughter of the late Lawrence S. and Pearl A. (Heim) Bower. She married Elwood F. Ulmer on Nov. 1, 1941, and they celebrated 55 years of marriage ...

Greyson Mackenzie Barner

Baby boy, Greyson Mackenzie Barner, left footprints in our hearts on Monday, July 10, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. He was survived by his loving parents, Terry A. Jr. and Kimberly Ann (Cox) Barner; paternal grandparents, Terry and Esther Barner, of Mill Hall; paternal great ...

Leona Mae Sabo

Leona Mae Sabo, 91, of Williamsport, passed away at UPMC Susquehanna on Wednesday July 19, 2017. She was born in Williamsport on Feb. 10, 1926, a daughter of Samuel S. and Elsie Mae Williams. Leona was a member of Pine St. United Methodist Church, and had been employed at the former GTE ...

Joseph E. Mazzante

Joseph E. Mazzante, 59, of Montoursville, died July 18, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna. A full obituary will appear in Friday’s edition of the Sun Gazette. Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Robert Lee Miller

Robert Lee Miller, 97, of Jersey Shore, passed away on July 18, 2017, in Bedford, Ky. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 24, 2017, at Trinity United Methodist Church, Jersey Shore, with visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Online condolences may be made at ...

Funerals

ELLIOTT — Marvin G. Elliott, Watsontown, 11 a.m. today, Watsontown Cemetery. KELLER — Dorothy E. Keller, Montoursville, 11 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Visitation from 10-11 a.m. SHRECK — Harriet P. Shreck, Montgomery, 11 a.m. today, First ...

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Ann Claudette Jackson

Ann Claudette Jackson, a resident of Enterprise, Alabama, died Sunday, July 16, 2017, at her residence. She was 77. Mrs. Jackson was born March 14, 1940, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania to the late Claude William and Annis Dorothy Brandt Lucas. She was a military wife and eventually moved to ...

Joshua R. Dillon

Joshua R. Dillon, 26, of Liberty, died Saturday July 15, 2017. Born Oct. 3, 1990, Josh was the son of Robert Dillon, Anderson, Ind. and Lisa Dillon, Lexington, S.C. Josh was a 2009 graduate of Liberty High School. He was employed by Wheeland Lumber Co. Surviving besides his parents are ...

Lindsay Michael Lowe

Lindsay Michael Lowe, 25, of Ulysses, died Monday, July 17, 2017. Friends may call at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, on Friday, July 21, 2017, from noon to 2 p.m. with funeral services following at 2 p.m.

G. Roy Ackley

G. Roy Ackley, 87, of Westfield, died Monday, July 17, 2017. Friends may call Friday, July 21, 2017, from 7-9 p.m. at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses. A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday in Ackley Cemetery, Sabinsville.

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Walter A. Weiner

Walter A. Weiner went home to be with his Lord and Savior on July 18, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, July 21, 2017, at the Faith Lutheran Church, 71 W. First St., Corning, N.Y., with visitation from 10:30 a.m. until time of service. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com.

Funeral

McDERMOTT — Jean Lorraine McDermott, city, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St. Visitation 9-9:50 a.m. WARD — Joyce Mary Ward, 1 p.m. today, Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. ZELLER — Joyce Shaffer Zeller, ...

Marvin G. Elliott

Marvin G. Elliott, 80, of Third Street, Watsontown, went to be with his God on Monday, July 17, 2017, at Watsontown Health and Rehab. Born May 27, 1937, in Muncy, he was the son of the late Gerald L. “Sam” and Dorothy P. (Black) Elliott. On Nov. 10, 1956, he married the former Shirley M. ...

Brian L. Houseknecht

Brian L. Houseknecht, 49, of Millville passed away Monday, July 17, 2017, from an automobile accident. He was born Oct. 2, 1967, in Bloomsburg, a son of Edwin E. “Ed” and Rita J. “Temple” Houseknecht of Millville. He graduated from Millville High School in 1986. He worked for Talen ...

William H. Sober Sr.

William H. Sober Sr.

William H. Sober Sr., 87, of Williamsport, passed away Friday, July 14, 2017, at the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown. He was born June 23, 1930, a son of the William Bright and Dorothy A. Bower Sober. He retired from the Purolator Courier Co. in 1991 and was a member of Dietrick Lamade ...

Harriet P. Shreck

Harriet P. Shreck

Harriet P. Shreck, 95, a longtime resident of Montgomery, died Sunday, July 16, 2017, at Milton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born May 16, 1922, in Northumberland, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Lillian (Hazlet) Phillips. Harriet and her husband, Guy R. Shreck, were ...

Audrey Ames Fischler

Audrey “Pat” (Ames) Fischler, 84, of Wellsboro passed away into the loving arms of the Lord, on Sunday, July 16, 2017. A graveside service will be held, Friday, July 21, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Shumway Hill Cemetery. In going with the words of Pat, “Love you to pieces.”

Cheryl A. Sklodowski

Cheryl A. (Blew) Sklodowski, 64, of Gaines, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, July 15, 2017, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center with her husband by her side. To share your fondest memories of Cheryl, visit www.tusseymosher.com.

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Paul I. Overdorf Sr.

Paul I. Overdorf Sr., 92, of Williamsport, passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at UPMC- Susquehanna Williamsport. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 plus years, Mary Ann (Runkle) Overdorf. Born Aug. 6, 1924, in Mackeyville, he was a son of the late Percy N. and May E. (Barnard) ...

Joyce Mary Ward

Joyce Mary Ward

Joyce Mary Ward, 79, died peacefully on July 16, 2017, at the Gate House. Joyce was born on June 18, 1938, in Jersey Shore, the daughter of Louise Hamilton. In 1956, Joyce married Dean Larue Ward and lived in Salladasburg, Pennsylvania. They eventually relocated to Mansfield, Pennsylvania ...