Obituaries

Dale L. Dutton

Dale L. Dutton, 65, of Mill Hall, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019, surrounded by his family at his home. Born Aug. 14, 1953, in Jersey Shore, he was the son of the late Clair and Helen Westbrook Dutton. Dale graduated from Jersey Shore High School in 1971. On Sept. 22, 1984, he married ...

Donald N. Howe Sr.

Donald N. Howe Sr., 93, of Wellsboro, died on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Don was a retired World War II veteran serving with the U.S. Army. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 19, at Carleton Funeral Home, Wellsboro, at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield.

Donna L. Blair

Donna L. Blair, 65, of Cogan Station, died unexpectedly Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at her home. Surviving is her loving husband, Darryl Blair. She was born April 26, 1954, in Philadelphia. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in teaching and was an instructor at Pennsylvania College of Technology. ...

Lyle A. Nichols

Lyle A. Nichols, 81, Wellsboro, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019. He shared 42 years of marriage with the late E. Joan (Bloise) Nichols and proudly served in the U.S. Army. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Tussey-Mosher, Wellsboro. Lyle’s service will ...

Elsie Fae Hamilton

Elsie Fae Hamilton, 89, formerly of Woolrich, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Hillside Assisted Living. A full obituary with service information will be published early next week. Arrangements entrusted to Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, Jersey Shore. www.WelkerFuneralHome.com

Donald Milroy Smith Sr.

Donald Milroy Smith Sr., 85, of Montgomery, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019, at his home. Born Sept. 28, 1933, in Unityville, he was a son of the late Ernest M. Sr. and Celia E. (Worthington) Smith. On March 29, 1952, Donald married the former Dora M. Shultz, who survives. Together they ...

Jimmie Edward Hicks

Jimmie Edward Hicks, 83, of Hughesville, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Born Dec. 6, 1935, in Worth, W.Va., he was a son of the late William Albert and Mamie Elizabeth (Turman) Hicks. He and his wife, the former Lois A. Teufel, would have celebrated 12 years of marriage ...

Dr. William A. Coolidge

(1931-2019) Dr. William A. Coolidge, 88, Wellsboro, died Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Broad Acres Nursing Home. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at First Presbyterian Church of Wellsboro with a memorial service following at 12:30 p.m. www.tusseymosher.com

Funerals

HOLLIDAY — Donald ‘Doc’ Owen Holliday Jr., Jersey Shore, formerly of Union Town and Connellsville, 10 a.m. today, Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown. Visitation 9 to 10 a.m. HEIM — Shirley J. Heim, city, 11 a.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., ...

Ruth A. (Kurtz) Litzelfelner

Ruth A. (Kurtz) Litzelfelner, 84, of Williamsport, passed through the gates of heaven on May 13, 2019. Ruth was the daughter of Mary R. (Kurtz) and Mahlon M. Kurtz, of Montoursville. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Joseph M. Litzelfelner, her son, Kurt J., of Rochester, N.Y.; ...

Dorothy O. Hummer

Dorothy O. Hummer, 77, of Jersey Shore, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Sept. 28, 1941, in Lock Haven, she was the daughter of the late Raymond O. and Naomi R. (Messner) Gorham. She was married to Alfred W. Hummer Sr. until his death on May ...

Steven Harold Roles

Born Jan. 20, 1952, in Williamsport, Steven Harold Roles went to be with his Lord on May 14, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Carol Schwanke Roles, three daughters, Stacey (Shawn) Noltee, Shelby (Mark) Akers, and Stephanie (John) Bradley, all of South Williamsport; and seven ...

Curtis F. Stroup

Curtis F. Stroup, 76, of Moody, Texas, passed away on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Born Oct. 26, 1942, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Charles Emory and Lucretia May (Frantz) Stroup. A memorial service to honor the life of Curtis will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, at ...

Darla Kay (Hamm) Myrick

Darla Kay (Hamm) Myrick, of Williamsport, passed away at her residence on May 8, 2019. She was 41. Born July 4, 1977, she was the daughter of Lewis and Phyllis (Bower) Hamm. Darla worked as a housekeeper in the hotel industry for many years prior to her disability. She was an avid bingo player ...

Patricia A. ‘Patty’ Magargle

Patricia A. “Patty” Magargle, 75, a resident of Muncy, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019, in the Geisinger Medical Center at Danville. Born Sunday, April 23, 1944, at Williamsport, Lycoming Co., Pa., she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Sylvia (Houseknecht) Miller. Patty was the wife ...

Reverend Benjamin E. Nevin Jr.

Reverend Benjamin E. Nevin Jr., 85, Mansfield, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019. Friends and family are invited to call on Saturday, May 18, from 2 to 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 7 Sherwood St., Mansfield, PA 16933. A memorial service will follow at 3 p.m. at the ...

Carl D. Garverick

Carl D. Garverick, 80, of Waterville, passed away early Monday morning at Manor Care in Jersey Shore. His full obituary will be published later in the week by Rearick-Carpenter Funeral Home of Jersey Shore.

Kenneth P. ‘Cap’ Feerrar

Kenneth P. “Cap” Feerrar, 77, of Loganton, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, at his home. Born Dec. 9, 1941, in Washington, D.C., he was a son to the late Ralph Feerrar and the former Vivian Fleisher. Ken was a member of the Avis United Methodist Church. He had worked at Avis Homes and ...

Sue A. (Graham) Keiffer

Sue A. (Graham) Keiffer, 79, belove.d wife of Eddie Keiffer, of Canton, Pa., formerly of Dryden, N.Y., passed away unexpectedly at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. A service will be held 2 p.m. Monday, May 20, at Pepper Funeral Home, 578 Springbrook Dr., Canton. www.pepperfuneralhomes.com.

Arnold G. Haskins

Arnold G. Haskins, 67, of Coudersport, died Monday, May 13, 2019. A memorial gathering will be held Saturday, May 18, at the Hotel Crittenden, Coudersport, from 2 to 4 p.m., with remembrances shared at 3:30 p.m. Arrangements are entrusted to Olney Funeral Home, Ulysses, PA.