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Funerals

SCHRAMM — Thomas J. “Guff” Schramm Sr., Muncy, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. VROMAN — James “Jim” Vroman, Ralston, 10 a.m. to noon today, Ralston’s Deer X-ing Detachment of the Marine Corps League Pavilion. MAZZANTE — Dominick ...

Terry Elaine Lambert

Terry Elaine Lambert, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, nurse and friend, left this life on Sunday, July 5, 2020, after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. She was born on June 5, 1947, the daughter of Eugene H. and Beatrice M. (Craw) Switzer whom she spoke often of joyously ...

Bonnie J. Phillips

Bonnie J. Phillips, 76, of McElhattan, formerly of Cogan Station, passed away Sunday, April 12, 2020, at UPMC Williamsport. She was predeceased by husbands, Kenneth Kontz and Kenneth Phillips Sr. She is survived by a son, Jeff (Lisa) Kontz of Jersey Shore; a daughter, Lisa (Andrew) Park of ...

William ‘Bill’ P. Keiser

William “Bill” P. Keiser, 89, of Plunketts Creek Township, passed away on July 3, 2020, unexpectedly at his residence. A full obituary will appear in a later edition. Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville. www.spitlerfuneralhome.com

Marilyn H. MacKnight

Marilyn H. MacKnight, 93, of Westfield passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2020, at home. Born August 26, 1926 in Paterson, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Frank Allen and Nina (Blom) Halloran. Marilyn was a graduate of Syracuse University and a member of Westfield United Methodist Church. ...

Alena Keslee Willits

Alena Keslee Willits, 26, of Williamsport, passed away on July 5, 2020. Born November 2, 1993 in Williamsport, she was the beloved daughter and best friend of Dianne Willits. Most importantly, Alena was a loving and caring mother, daughter and sister. Surviving are her mother, Dianne; her ...

Carl E. Fenstermacher

Carl E. Fenstermacher, of Loyalsock Township (former South Williamsport resident), died Monday July 6, 2020, at The Gatehouse. He was born December 14, 1931 in Williamsport, the son of Milton J. and Clara M. (Marshall) Fenstermacher. He retired from the former Stroehmann Bros. Bakery in ...

George W. Haas Jr.

George W. Haas Jr., 97, of Fairfield Township, passed away July 4, 2020, at Geisinger Medical Center. He was born October 1, 1922, in Shamokin, the son of the late George W. and Myrtle (Gilham) Haas Sr. George retired from the former Bethlehem Steel. He was a member of the Fairfield ...

James ‘Jim’ Vroman Sr.

James “Jim” Vroman Sr., 74, of Ralston, passed away on Friday July, 3, 2020, at The Gatehouse Hospice in Williamsport. James Michael was born in Blossburg, on January 27, 1946, a son to the late Judson James and Margaret Ann (Collister) Vroman Bastion. Shortly following graduation from ...

Raymond K. Mahaffey

Raymond K. Mahaffey, 88, of Linden, entered into eternal peace, at home, surrounded by his loved ones on Sunday, July 5, 2020. Ray was born on November 1, 1931, on the family farm in Linden, to William and Sarah Kinley Mahaffey. Ray was employed for 47 years as a heavy equipment operator ...

Eleanor L. Hanna

Eleanor L. Hanna, 89, formerly of Montoursville, died March 12, 2020. Surviving are three sons, David A. (Stephanie) Hanna, Thomas H. (Alice) Hanna, and Donald B. (Pamela) Hanna; stepson Richard G. (Linda) Hanna, three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and four siblings, Her ...

Dominick J. ‘Chiz’ Mazzante

Dominick J. “Chiz” Mazzante, 97, of South Williamsport, passed away peacefully on July 3, 2020, at his home, surrounded by family. Dominick was born in Avis on Jan. 16, 1923, a son of Louis and Antoinette (DeVito) Mazzante. He and his wife, the former Carmella Theresa Noviello, were ...

Daniel C. Doebler

Daniel C. Doebler, 79, of Muncy Creek Township, passed away on July 3, 2020, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. He was born June 22, 1941, in Williamsport, son of the late Ernest and Margaret (Cavanaugh) Doebler. Dan is a 1961 graduate of Williamsport Area High School. He had worked for ...

Funerals

FAULKNER — C. Thomas Faulkner, Unityville, 10 a.m. today, Millville Cemetery, Main St., Millville. MARKLEY — Stacey M. Markley, Jersey Shore, 11 a.m. today, Calvary Baptist Church, 315 Thompson St., Jersey Shore. Visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. SCHRAMM — Thomas J. “Guff” Schramm Sr., ...

Charles H. Berkheimer Jr.

Charles H. Berkheimer Jr., 80, of Muncy, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, at his home surrounded by his family. Born April 12, 1940 in Northumberland, he was the son of the late Charles H. Sr. and Betty C. (Bardall) Berkheimer. On July 1, 1961, he married the former Idona Thomas, who ...

Richard ‘Dick’ A. Warg Sr.

Richard “Dick” A. Warg Sr., 80, of Muncy passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2020, at Williamsport Regional Medical Center. Dick was born on Tuesday, October 10, 1939 in Muncy, and was the son of the late Clifford E. and Mildred Ruth (Croman) Warg. Dick was the husband of Judy A. Cashner with ...

Dominick J. ‘Chiz’ Mazzante

Dominick J. “Chiz” Mazzante, 97, of South Williamsport, passed away peacefully on July 3, 2020, at his home. The family will receive family and friends at Crouse Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport, on Wednesday, July 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. A Mass of ...

James ‘Jim’ Vroman

James “Jim” Vroman, 74, of Ralston, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, in Williamsport. Family and friends may gather 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, July 8, at Ralston’s Deer X-ing Detachment of the Marine Corps League’s Pavilion, followed by military honors at noon. Family will provide ...

Edgar ‘Ed’ Sheaffer

Edgar “Ed” Sheaffer, 79, (beloved husband of Beulah), died July 3, 2020, at home in Ward Township. Services will be private. Memorials may be sent to Guthrie Hospice, 421 Tomahawk Road, Towanda, PA 18848. A full obituary at www.pepperfuneralhomes.com.

Funerals

SYKES — Clarence R. “Bud” Sykes, 10 a.m. today. St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd., Williamsport. AHRENS — Carsten “Jon” Ahrens, Jersey Shore, 11 a.m. today, Crossroads Church, Jersey Shore Campus, 1454 Route 44, Jersey Shore. FAULKNER — C. Thomas ...