Obituaries

Sarah (Sally) Hand

Sarah (Sally) Hand passed away on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at the Columbia Cottage of Palmyra, after a courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Ronald Hand, of Hershey, Pa.; her son, H. Michael and his wife, Joan, of Penn Yan, N.Y., and their children, April ...

Robert (Bob) John Ott

Robert (Bob) John Ott, 80, of Forest, Va., passed away peacefully on Aug. 26, 2019, in the comfort of his home. He was surrounded by family as he stepped into heaven. Born Jan. 5, 1939, in Muncy, Bob was the son of the late John Kenneth and Eleanor Louise Hall Ott. Bob’s family was his ...

Funerals

HAMMOND — John K. Hammond, Watsontown, 10 a.m. Sept. 9, Nisbet United Methodist Church, 155 W. Village Drive, South Williamsport, PA 17702. REIMANN — Evelyn Reimann, Knoxville, 10 a.m. Monday, St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, Elkland. MIX — Joyce H. Mix, South Williamsport, 11 ...

Glenn H. Falck

Glenn H. Falck, 79, of Mechanicsburg, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill, Pa. Born on April 18, 1940, in Danville, he was the son of the late Harry D. and Grace S. (Herb) Falck. Glenn was a 1957 graduate of Mahanoy Joint High School in ...

Joseph Kirby

Joseph Kevin Kirby, 59, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at his home in Fort Myers, Fla. Joe was the son of Daniel and Mary (O’Dea) Kirby. Joe was born March 31, 1960. He was raised in Williamsport and graduated from Bishop Neumann High School (now SJNRA). After ...

Funerals

BRYINGTON — Paul Bryington, Gillett, 2 p.m. today, Grover Cemetery. HAMMOND — John K. Hammond, Watsontown, 10 a.m. Sept. 9, Nisbet United Methodist Church, 155 W. Village Drive, South Williamsport, PA 17702. REIMANN — Evelyn Reimann, Knoxville, 10 a.m. Monday, St. Thomas the Apostle ...

Joyce H. Mix

Mrs. Joyce H. Mix, 92, longtime resident of South Williamsport, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. She was the wife of the late Robert S. Mix Jr. Born Sept. 1, 1927 at Buffalo, New York, she was the daughter of the late Charles H. and Gladys C. Haberstroh. She was a longtime member of the ...

James Robert Applegate

James Robert Applegate, 78, of Hughesville, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at UPMC Williamsport. Born Jan. 10, 1941, in Muncy, he was a son of the late Leon A. and Elizabeth E. (Slack) Applegate. He and his wife, the former Diana C. Blake, would have celebrated four years of marriage on Sept. ...

Richard A. Messmer

Richard A. Messmer, 59, of Wellsboro, passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Friends and family are invited to pay tribute to Richard’s life at the Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro, from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday Sept. 10, 2019, with a funeral service to follow at 7 ...

Joan I. Hawaka Smith

Joan I. Hawaka Smith, 78, of Muncy, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at the Muncy Valley Skilled Nursing Unit. Born on Easter day, April 13, 1941, in South Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Hilda (Yonkin) Martin. On Nov. 21, 2013, she married Allen L. Smith, who survives, ...

John K. Hammond

John K. Hammond, 80, of Watsontown, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Betty A. (Sheets) Hammond. Born February 22, 1939, in Syracuse N.Y., he was a son of the late Clarence L. and Lillian (Stark) ...

O’rianna J. Manning

O’rianna J. Manning, 5, of Smethport, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Services will be private. Arrangements are entrusted to Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA.

Funerals

NICOLIO — Ellen Elizabeth Nicolio, Garden City, S.C., formerly of Williamsport, 10 a.m. today, Sanders Mortuary, Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport. BOWER — Connie Rose Bower, Allenwood, 11 a.m. today, First Presbyterian Church, Walnut St., Milton. Visitation from 10 to 11 ...

Donna L. (Paulhamus) Rice

Donna L. (Paulhamus) Rice, 78, of Linden, passed away at the Rose View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Williamsport on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Williamsport on Jan. 10, 1941, the daughter of the late Clyde D. and Onalee M. (Rennells) ...

Lois B. Finck

Lois B. Finck, 87, of Finck Road, Montgomery, died peacefully at home on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. She was born May 21, 1932, in Allenwood, a daughter of the late John and Marjorie (Francisco) Brown. On June 17, 1950, she married Franklin J. Finck who preceded her in death on Sept. 28, 2010. ...

Evelyn Reimann

Evelyn Reimann, 80, of Knoxville, passed away on Sept. 1, 2019, at Soldiers & Sailors Hospital in Wellsboro. Born on May 18, 1939, in Loucks Mills, Pa., she was the daughter of Leon and Genevieve Tubbs Flynn. A graduate of Elkland Area High School, Class of 1957, she married Richard ...

Mildred ‘Mickey’ B. Huss

Mildred “Mickey” B. Huss, 97, of South Williamsport passed away on Aug. 7, 2019, at Rose View. Her husband, Eugene R. Huss, passed away in 1985. Mickey was born on April 7, 1922, in Mill Hall, and was the daughter of Christian and Minnie Poorman Hanna Harman. She was a 1941 graduate ...

John H. Foust

John H. Foust, 77, of Coudersport, died Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019. Services will be private. Arrangements are entrusted to Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses.

Helen M. Mastin

Helen M. Mastin, 93, of Ulysses, died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Friends may call at Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, on Saturday, Sept. 7, from 4 to 5 p.m. with funeral services following at 5 p.m.

Funerals

PETERSON — Shirley Marie Peterson, city, 10 a.m. today, Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport. WILLIAMS — Richard Henry Williams (Rich), Stony Point, N.Y., 10 a.m. today, Immaculate Conception Church, 21 John St., Stony Point. HERZENBERG — Robert Isaac “Bob” Herzenberg, ...