Obituaries

Alexander C. Cardennis

Alexander C. Cardennis, 25, of Williamsport, passed away at UPMC Susquehanna on Sept. 12, 2017. The family will provide the flowers and a complete obituary will appear the Friday edition of the newspaper. The family will receive family and friends on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Crouse ...

Viola M. Thomke

Viola M. Thomke, 83, passed away at Manor Care South on Sept. 13, 2017. The family will provide the flowers and a complete obituary will appear in the Friday edition of the newspaper. Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport, is handling arrangements. www.crousefuneralhome.com

Sandra J. Craig

Sandra J. Craig, 74, Milton, died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville, with the funeral at 11 a.m. Burial following in Twin Hills Memorial Park. Please visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com for complete ...

Fay A. Higgins

Fay A. (Hans) Higgins, 63, Watsontown, died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Delaware Run Wesleyan Church, 5570 Musser Lane, Watsontown. Please visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com for complete obituary.

Funerals

KAISER — Edward R. Kaiser, 9:30 a.m. today, Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd., Rochester, N.Y. BROSTROM — Robert C. Brostrom Sr., Wellsboro, 11 a.m. today, Carleton Funeral Home Inc., Wellsboro. FRY — Raymond L. Fry, Montoursville, 11 a.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, ...

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Mildred Hart Frazier

Mildred Hart Frazier, 91, of Muncy Valley, died at home Sept. 11, 2017, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was the wife of the late William Frazier Jr, for 69 years. Surviving are her children, Connie Hubbard (George), of Huntington Mills, Pa., William Frazier III (Ellen ...

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Warren W. Clark Sr.

Warren W. Clark Sr., 76, of 39 Gail Lane, Hughesville, died Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, at Darway Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Forksville. Born June 17, 1941, in Limestone Township, Lycoming County, he was a son of the late Harry and Cleda (Confer) Clark. On July 2, 2011, he married the ...

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William C. Bradshaw

William Case Bradshaw passed away on Sept. 6, 2017, at Wellsboro Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, surrounded by loved ones. Bill earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Education from the then Mansfield State Teacher’s College and Dartmouth College, and subsequently a Masters of Education ...

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Edward R. Kaiser

Greece, N.Y.: Sept. 7, 2017. Edward retired in 1990 from the City of Rochester School District (New York). He proudly taught various science classes at Edison Technical High School from 1962-1990. Edward was an avid bridge player who was sought out by family and friends as a partner. Edward ...

F. William Shimko

F. William Shimko, 79, of Clearfield, Pa., died on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, at the Ridgeview Elder Care and Rehabilitation Center of Curwensville, Pa. He was born on June 30, 1938, in Ashland, a son of the late Francis Mark and Mary Louise (Sofranek) Shimko. He is survived by his wife, ...

Helen Bruder Rhoads

Helen Bruder Rhoads, 94, of Montoursville, died Sept. 12, 2017, at AristaCare. She was born March 25, 1923, in Auburn, N.Y., a daughter of the late Joseph and Katherine (Piziki) Tezyk. She had worked for the Social Security Administration, was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, ...

Charlotte T. Person

Charlotte T. “Honey” Person, 98, of Williamsport, died Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, at the The Gatehouse Hospice. A complete obituary will run in a future edition of the newspaper. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Knight-Confer Funeral Home.

Sandra M. Harris

Sandra M. Harris, 70, of Williamsport, passed away Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at AristaCare at Loyalsock. She was born Feb. 25, 1947, in Williamsport, a daughter of Harry, Jr. and Margaret Engle Graff. Sandy was a graduate of Williamsport High School. She retired from Brodart, and as a child ...

Margaret R. Knepley

Margaret R. Knepley, of Williamsport, died Saturday, September 9 at UPMC Williamsport Hospital. Born in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Wilbur Dale and Viola (Housman) Ranck., and raised by her step-mother Victoria. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce Knepley on Feb. ...

Jeffrey Alan Spooner

A Mass of Christian Burial for Jeffrey Alan Spooner will be held 9:30 a.m. Friday, September 15, at St. Ann Roman Catholic Church, 1220 Northway Road, Williamsport, with a viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, September 14, at Crouse’s Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., ...

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Jeffrey Alan Spooner

We mourn the departure of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, family, and friend. It is with our deepest sorrow that we are sharing the news about the passing of Jeffrey Alan Spooner. As he would have wanted, he passed away peacefully in his sleep Sunday, September 10 in the presence of ...

Rachel S. (Norris) Gardner

Rachel S. Gardner, 89, passed away in her home on July 2, 2017, in Harligen, Texas. Rachel retired from GTE Sylvania, Montoursville, then moved to Florida, where her late husband of 63 years lived. She graduated from St. Joe’s High School in 1946. She was a member of Frances Xavier Church, ...

Anne Mary Copley

Anne Mary (Gulaloff) Copley, 100, of Williamsport, formerly of New York, passed away Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at the Williamsport Home. Anne was born in New York, N.Y., on Dec. 31, 1916, and was the daughter of the late Dimetri and Mary (Carroll) Gulaloff. She was married to the late Michael ...

June Louise Freer McCallus

June Louise Freer McCallus passed away peacefully in Williamsport on Sept. 9, 2017, she was 97. June’s long and happy life began in Jersey Shore on Jan. 1, 1920, she had the rare honor of being the first newborn of Jersey Shore for that year. A 1938 graduate of Jersey Shore High School, ...

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Gary Jay Smith

Gary Jay Smith, 73, of Westfield, passed away on Monday, August 28, 2017, at his home. A graveside service with military honors will be held at Champlin Cemetery on Saturday, September 16 at 2 p.m. To send an online condolence visit, www.kenyonfuneralhome.com.