Obituaries

Jan M. Newman

Jan M. Newman, 61, of Orangeville, passed away Dec. 10, 2018, at the Gardens at Orangeville. A full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home.

Ethel Ruth Marks

Ethel Ruth Marks, 80, of Hughesville, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at her home. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

Paul J. O’Donnell

Paul J. O’Donnell, 77, of Williamsport, passed away at Manor Care North on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. He was born in Williamsport, on Sept. 11, 1941, and was the son of the late Edward C. and Elizabeth Anne Maley O’Donnell. Paul was the husband of Rose M. Walborn O’Donnell with whom he ...

Edward W. Flanigan

Edward W. Flanigan, 86, of Wellsboro, passed away on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com

Joan E. Mason

Joan E. Mason, 91, of Wellsboro, died on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018. She was the wife of the late Richard F. Mason and a biology teacher for over 25 years for the Wellsboro Area School District. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the Carleton Funeral ...

Aletha M. Wright

Aletha M. Wright, 91, of Lewisburg, died Dec. 9, 2018, at her residence with her loving family by her side. She was born Dec. 29, 1926, in Rose Valley, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Pearl (Heim) Bower. As a youth, Aletha was a member of Rose Valley Church. She was a graduate of ...

James D. Kuzio

James D. Kuzio, 67, of Williamsport, died at UPMC Susquehanna on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. He was born in Williamsport, a son of Joseph and Helen Kuzio. He is survived by his brother, Jeffrey Kuzio, of Trout Run, and many cousins. A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Monday Dec. 17, at ...

Funerals

GILSON — Edward Robert Gilson, Hannacroix, N.Y., 10 a.m. today, Traver & McCurry Funeral Home, 234 Jefferson Heights, Catskill. FOX — Irvin B. Fox, Montoursville, 10:30 a.m. today, Montoursville Presbytarian Church, 900 Elm St., Montoursville. SHANER — Irene E. Shaner, Picture ...

Hazel E. Ford

Hazel E. Ford, 98, of Williamsport, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018, at the Williamsport Home. She was preceded in death by her husband of 32 years, Jay A. Ford. Born September 29, 1920, in Youngdale, she was a daughter of the late Charles B. and Dorothy P. (Stabley) ...

Robert G. ‘Bob’ Dickey

Robert G. “Bob” Dickey, 89, of Cogan Station, died peacefully Monday, December 10, 2018, at Rose View Center, Williamsport. Born May 10, 1929, in Cogan Station, he was a son of Clair I. Sr. and Hazel K. (Moore) Dickey. He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years Pearl B. (Dauber) ...

Roger W. Tomb

Roger W. Tomb, 87, Westfield passed away on Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, at the Green Home in Wellsboro. Family will receive friends at Kenyon Funeral Home, 222 W. Main St., Westfield, on Thursday, noon to 2 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. ...

Pearl M. Colyer

Pearl M. Colyer, 100, of Montoursville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Elmcroft of Loyalsock. She was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Colyer. Born Feb. 24, 1918, in Paradise, she was the daughter of the late Wellard T. and Lillian M. (Swartz) Guffy. Surviving are her ...

Donald W. Hilfiger

Donald W. Hilfiger, 67, of Ulysses, Pa., died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018. A private graveside service will be held in Ulysses Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa.

Norma L. Miller

Norma L. Miller, 88, of McElhattan passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Haven Skilled Rehabilitation and Nursing. Arrangements are under the direction of the Donald G. Walker Funeral Home, 231 High St., Flemington.

Catherine I. Bussom

Catherine I. Bussom, 93, of Williamsport, died Dec. 7, 2018, at Rose View Center. She was born Oct. 8, 1925, in Montgomery, a daughter of the late Lester and Grace (Bortz) Weaver. Catherine was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church and the Top of the Hill Senior Citizens. In addition to ...

Claudia K. Mundorff

Claudia K. Mundorff, 70, of Jersey Shore, passed away Sat. Dec. 8, 2018, at her home. Services will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to Rearick Carpenter Funeral Home, 1002 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore. Share your memories and condolences with Claudia’s family at ...

Mary Ann Weaver

Mary Ann Weaver, 52, of Williamsport, passed away on Dec. 6, 2018, at The Gatehouse, while surrounded by her loving family. Mary Ann was born in Williamsport, on Dec. 8, 1965, a daughter of James Robert Hastings and Eleanor (Crouse) Clark. She enjoyed volunteering at Antioch Baptist ...

Irene L. Griffiths

Irene L. Griffiths, 95, Mansfield, passed away at the Green Home on Dec. 9, 2018. She was born in Montgomery, on Oct. 28, 1923. Honoring Irene’s wishes, there will be no services. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St, Mansfield, PA is assisting the family. ...

Aletha M. Wright

Aletha M. Wright, 91, of Lewisburg, died Dec. 9, 2018, at her residence. A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the Sun-Gazette. Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Ronald L. Coleman

Ronald L. Coleman, 59, of Williamsport, died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, at Gesinger Medical Center, in Danville, due to a head injury from a fall he sustained at his hunting camp. Born Nov. 20, 1959, in Williamsport, he was a son of Jack L. Sr. and Roberta (Wahler) Coleman. Ronald was a 1978 ...