Obituaries

Funerals

COUNSIL — A. Louise Counsil, Lock Haven, 10 a.m. today, Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. CHEW — Eleanor L. Chew, of Maryland, formerly of Williamsport, 2 p.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. HOLDREN ...

Lois M. Kepner

Lois M. Kepner, 79, of Hughesville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Muncy. Born May 8, 1938 in Hughesville, she was a daughter of the late Hervey and Helen (Warburton) Reese. Her husband of 55 years, the late Oscar A. Kepner, preceded her ...

Herbert S. ‘Herb’ Potter

Herbert S. “Herb” Potter, 95, of Port Allegany, formerly of Potter Brook, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Friends may call noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, with funeral services at 2 p.m.

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Johnny G. ‘Gunny’ Orico

John G. “Gunny” Orrico, 88, of Jersey Shore, passed away at his home late Friday night Nov. 10, 2017. He was the husband of Barbara J. Orrico who survives. Gunny’s graveside service will be observed 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at the Jersey Shore Cemetery with full military ...

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Thomas L. Dutton

Thomas L. Dutton, 83, of Jersey Shore, went to be with his Lord with his loving family by his side on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at the Susque-View Home in Lock Haven. Tom was born Aug. 24, 1934, in Flemington, the youngest of 13 children, the son of Gabriel S. Dutton and the former Elsie I. ...

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Clifton L. Holdren

Clifton L. Holdren, 76, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at his home in Trout Run. He was born Nov. 14, 1940, in Trout Run, the son of Jason and Elsie Mundrick Holdren. Clifton was the husband of the late Evelyn “Pug” Matthews Holdren with whom he shared 51 years of ...

Funerals

GILES — M. Maxine Giles, Montoursville, 10:30 a.m. today, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville. HAMBERGER — Pauline H. Hamberger, Jersey Shore, 1:30 p.m. today, Jersey Shore Cemetery. COUNSIL — A. Louise Counsil, Lock Haven, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Frederick B. ...

Funerals

BECKER — Cheryl L. Becker, Mansfield, 6 p.m. today, Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro. Visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. PHELPS — Max E. Phelps, Cogan Station, visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport. GILES — M. Maxine Giles, ...

William L. Haney Jr.

William L. “Bill” Haney Jr., 63, of Muncy Valley, died on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, in his Penn Township, Lycoming County home. He had been in ill health since 2003. Bill was born on Friday, Nov. 27, 1953, in Bloomsburg, a son of the late William L. Haney Sr. and Carol C. (Levan) ...

Stephen L. Hill

Stephen Lee Hill, 57, of Glen Mawr, passed away Saturday, Nov.4, 2017, at The Manor at Penn Village. Born Feb. 11, 1960, in Muncy, he was a devoted member of the Point Bethel United Methodist Church in Glen Mawr, and served as church pianist and spent many years serving as a church organist ...

Funerals

CARNEVALE — Jerry L. Carnevale, city, 10 a.m. today, Wildwood Cemetery. HANS — Mary C. Hans, Saint Cloud, Florida, 11 a.m. today, First Presbyterian Church, 102 E. Third St., Williamsport. WERNER — Jean E. Werner, Watsontown, 10:45 a.m. today, Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., ...

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Eleanor L. Chew

Eleanor L. “Betty” Chew, 98, a native of Williamsport and most recently resided in Maryland for 48 years, passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at Manor Care Health Services, North. She was born Oct. 12, 1919, in Williamsport, the daughter of Cyrus G. and Ruth K. Herrick Stutzman. Eleanor ...

Steven M. Thompson

Steven M. Thompson, 41, of Whitehall Township, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. Born on August 6, 1976, in Williamsport, he was the son of Janice Mae Ries and step-father Albert Ries, of Ft. Myers, Fla. He was the beloved husband of Gina Lichner Thompson with whom he shared ...

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Max E. Phelps

Our treasured father, grandfather and friend, Max E. Phelps, 90, of Cogan Station, passed away Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at his home. Born June 1, 1927, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Miles E. and Carmen E. Winters Phelps. Max graduated from the Hepburn Consolidated High School ...

Funerals

BROOKS — Rodney G. Brooks, Nippenose Valley, 10 a.m. today, Robert H. Wheeland Community Center, 1212 Locust St., Jersey Shore. MURRAY — William J. Murray, city, 10 a.m. today, St. Boniface Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd., Williamsport. FOUCART — Mark L. Foucart, 11 a.m. today, ...

A. Louise Counsil

A. Louise Counsil, 90, of Lock Haven, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at The Williamsport Home. Born June 11, 1927, in Beech Creek, she was a daughter to the late Harry and Dorothy (Leathers) Wagner. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. ...

Jean E. Werner

Jean E. Werner, 88, Watsontown, passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at Watsontown Health and Rehab where she had been residing the past two years. Born March 30, 1929, in White Deer, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Hackenberg) Wertz. She was married to Lewis E. “Lew” ...

Mark L. Foucart

Mark Lear Foucart, 66, went to his everlasting home on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at Frederick Memorial Hospital after a short illness. Born June 21, 1951, in Tampa, Florida, Mark was the son of Lillian Fluman Foucart and the late John Spencer Foucart. Mark was a graduate of South Williamsport ...

Pauline H. Hamberger

Pauline H. Hamberger, 92, of Jersey Shore, passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna. Born June 7, 1925, in Wellsboro, she was the daughter to the late Joseph D. and Minnie E. (Plumbley) Reeder. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, ...

Kathryn A. Rook

Kathryn A. Rook, 89, of Montoursville died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at Valley View Nursing Center. Born August 3, 1928 in Fleetwood, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Eva Barrell Boyer. Kathryn was a 1946 graduate of Montoursville High School and was a piano teacher for many years. She ...