Obituaries

Harley Sharrow

Harley Sharrow, 89, of Troy, died May 13, 2017. Calling hours are 3–4 p.m. May 20, at Pepper’s in Canton with service at 4 p.m. Burial will be in Brown Cemetery, Shunk. Complete obituary at pepperfuneralhomes.com.

Richard D. Roan

Richard D. Roan

Richard D. Roan, 82, passed away at his home unexpectedly on Sunday, May 14, 2017. Born October 12, 1934, he was the son of Robert W. and Sylvia M. Cohick Roan. He and his wife Carol (Kate) would have celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary on September 22. When Rich was 16 years old he ...

Doris L. Hartranft

Doris L. Hartranft

Doris L. Hartranft, 84, of Montoursville, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna-Williamsport, surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald E. Hartranft. Born May 22, 1932, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late George W. and Laura C. ...

Alice R. Berry

Alice R. Berry, 69, of Gamble Twp., passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017, at her home. She was born February 3, 1948, in Williamsport a daughter of Rodney and Ruth Loudenslager Boyles. She was predeceased by her mother; her husband of 48 years Duane E. Berry; son, Brian Duane Berry; three ...

Funerals

HALL — Albert C. Hall, Turbotville, 11 a.m. today, Trinity United Church of Christ, Strawberry Ridge. CENDOMA — Matthew F. Cendoma, city, 11-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. PAINTER — Jacquline V. Painter Outman, Westfield, 11 a.m. Thursday, ...

Matthew F. Cendoma

Matthew F. Cendoma

At the age of 92, Matthew F. Cendoma (known lovingly as Opa), died at ManorCare South on May 7, 2017, and journeyed on to rest in eternal peace with his beautiful wife of 67 years, Gloria. His family extends heartfelt gratitude to the MCS staff for their care during his residency. He was ...

Jacquline V. Painter

Jacquline V. Painter Outman, 24, of Westfield, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, at the Westfield United Methodist Church with visitation from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, at the Kenyon Funeral Home, 222 W. Main St., ...

Matthew Myers Rook

Matthew Myers Rook, 79, of Loyalsock Township, died peacefully May 13, 2017, at The Gatehouse. A complete obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition of the newspaper and the family will provide the flowers. Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., is handling ...

Esther M. Houseknecht

Esther M. Houseknecht, 92, of Muncy Valley, died Monday, May 15, 2017, at her home. Born Sept. 29, 1924, in Penn Township, she was a daughter of the late George H. and Stella V. (Snyder) Kepner. Her husband of 62 years, the late Robert L. Houseknecht Sr., preceded her in death on June 8, ...

Bea Grant

Bea Grant, age 84, a longtime resident of Covington, passed away Friday, May 12, at Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, from complications following surgery. The daughter of the late Francis and LaRoca (Ames) Fay. Bea and her husband Daniel have celebrated 64 years of marriage. She was a member ...

Joseph M. Bem

Joseph M. Bem, 45, of Williamsport died Saturday, May 13, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna-Williamsport. Born Sept. 22, 1971, in Reading, he was the son of Eugene and Marie (Focht) Bem. Joseph was a 1989 graduate of Reading High School. He was formerly employed by Reading Electric and most ...

Nancy L. Rogers

Nancy L. Rogers, 81, of Jersey Shore, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Born in Lock Haven, June 22, 1935, Nancy was the daughter of the late Charles and Hazel (Beach) Fahringer. On July 19, 1958, she married the love of her life, the late Guy E. Rogers. They ...

Alice R. Berry

Alice R. Berry, 69, of Gamble Township, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017, at her home. A complete obituary will be in the Wednesday edition of the Sun-Gazette. Arrangements are by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Calvin H. Mosher

Calvin H. Mosher, 92, of Pinnacle Towers, Wellsboro, passed away peacefully May 15, 2017, at Broad Acres Nursing Home. A private family service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Middlebury Union Cemetery.

Gary E. Davis

The family of Gary E. Davis will hold a memorial service at noon, Saturday, May 27, at New Life Church, 1006 Village Road, Pennsdale. Arrangements have been entrusted to McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.

Richard D. Roan

Richard D. Roan, 82, of Williamsport, died Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his home. A full obituary will appear at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary. www.SandersMortuary.com.

Funerals

HATCH — Margaret Mary McGrath Hatch, Hughesville, formerly of Norristown, 11 a.m. today, Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy. Visitation from 10-11 a.m. TOWNSEND — Wiilma M. Townsend, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. today, Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro. Visitation ...

Former Paramount Pictures CEO dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brad Grey, an influential Hollywood leader who served as the chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures for 12 years, has died. A family spokeswoman said Monday that Grey, who was battling cancer, died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles. He was 59. Before exiting Paramount ...

Leona R. Kepner

Leona R. Kepner, 89, of Dushore, died Friday, May 12, 2017, at Towanda Memorial Hospital. Born Oct. 15, 1927, in Moreland Township, Lycoming County, she was a daughter of the late Wilmer Lester and Bernice L. (Hill) Reed. Her husband of 59 years, William E. Kepner Sr., preceded her in ...

Gary M. ‘Bubba’ Barnes

Gary M. Barnes, 63, of Canton, known to all as “Bubba,” passed away at his home May 11, 2017. He was the son of the late Elwin R. Barnes Sr., and Audrey Leonard Barnes (Jennelle). Viewing 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 20, at the Canton Church of Christ. Services at noon. ...