Obituaries

George Cheeseman Sr.

George Cheesman Sr., 85, of Shunk, died, Feb. 16, 2018. Friends may call noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, at Pepper Funeral Home, Canton. Rev. Herbert Eby will officiate services at 1 p.m. Share condolences at www.pepperfuneralhomes.com.

Funerals

HAMM — John Frederick Hamm, city, 11 a.m. today, St. Boniface Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. BENDER — Jack O. Bender, Litchfield, N.H., formerly of Loyalsock Township, noon today, Faxon-Kenmar United Methodist Church, 1301 Clayton Ave. SNYDER — ...

Deborah D. Karicher

Deborah D. Karicher

Deborah Diane Karicher, of McKinney, Texas, passed away Feb. 15, 2018, at the age of 66. She was born June 9, 1951, to Michael Leroy Michael and Margaret K. (Miller) Michael in St. Mary’s, Pennsylvania. Deborah was a 1969 graduate of Loyalsock Township Senior High School. In 1969, she ...

Funerals

NEYHART — Paul Lester Neyhart, Williamsport Home, 2 p.m. today, Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St. Visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. PERKINS — Edna M. Perkins, Westfield, Pa., 2 p.m. today, Olney Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa. HAMM — John Frederick Hamm, city, 11 a.m. ...

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John Frederick Hamm May 26, 1929 – Feb. 15, 2018

John F. Hamm, of Williamsport, left us to be with Jesus on Feb. 15, 2018, at Valley View Nursing Center in Montoursville. He was 88 years old. Born May 26, 1929, in South Williamsport, John was the oldest son of Anastasia and George Hamm. He was a 1947 graduate of St. Mary’s High ...

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Stanley E. Parsells

Stanley E. Parsells, 87, passed away on Feb. 16, at his residence. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Feb. 24, at Dexter Baptist Church, Route 660 Wellsboro, with visitation from 6-8 p.m. Feb. 23, at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro and from 10-11 a.m. Feb. 24 at the ...

Edith A. Snyder

Edith A. Snyder, 89, formerly of Turbotville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, at Watsontown Health and Rehab. Friends and family are invited to call from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at Bethel Baptist Church, 4135 State Route 54, Turbotville, where the funeral service will be held at 2 ...

Ed Pickett Sr.

Ed Pickett Sr.

Ed Pickett Sr., 84, of Loganton, met his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, after a brief stay at the Gatehouse in Williamsport. Born Dec. 2, 1933, in Soddy, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Daniel F. Pickett and the former Ethel Lewis. Ed was preceded in death by his ...

James F. Brittain

James F. Brittain

James Franklin Brittain, 83, husband of 62 years to Arlene Lies Brittain, entered into rest Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at his residence in Augusta, Ga. A funeral mass will be held Saturday, April 14, 2018, at 11 a.m. from Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy, with Father Glenn ...

David T. Reeder

David T. Reeder

David T. Reeder, 90, of Montoursville, died on Feb. 15, 2018, at AristaCare in Loyalsock Twp. He was born May 11, 1927, in Eldred Twp., the son of the late Grant L. and Dorothy (Souter) Reeder. Dave had worked for the PA Game Commission, former GTE Sylvania in Montoursville, and Grit ...

Martha Sobocinski

Martha “Martie” Sobocinski, 94, of Montoursville, formerly a long-time resident of Blossburg, Pa., peacefully passed away on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at the Williamsport Hospital. She was born on March 12, 1923, in Blossburg, Pa., to John and Victoria (Kerchinski) Chaborek. She ...

Lillian Pauline McPhail

Lillian Pauline McPhail, 101, of Harrison Valley, Pa., died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Friends may call Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, from 6-8 p.m. at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa., where funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m.

Funerals

MAHL — Susan J. Mahl, city, 10 a.m. today, St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 1220 Northway Road. Visitation from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport. GINTER — Dr. George C. Ginter, Rose Valley, 10:30 a.m. today, Balls Mills United Methodist Church, Balls Mills. ...

Frances E. Perchinski

Frances E. Perchinski, 88, a resident at Valley View Rehab and Nursing Center, 2140 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, and formerly of Williamsport, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. Born July 28, 1929, in Proctor, Pa., she was a daughter to the late Walter H. and Sadie (Snell) ...

Phyllis M. Hornberger

Phyllis M. (Ogden) Hornberger, 81, of Williamsport, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit. Born June 4, 1936, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Paul A. Williamson and Edna W. Ogden. Phyllis was a graduate of Williamsport High School and was ...

Charles E. Fischer

Charles E. “Whitey” Fischer, 85, of Loyalsock Twp., died Monday Feb. 12, 2018, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, the former Mary Ball and 6 children; 22 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. A private funeral service will be ...

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Ronald W. Horton

Ronald W. Horton, 68, of Mansfield, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. Ronald served in the U.S. Air Force. A graveside service will be held in the spring at Highland Cemetery. To send an online condolence visit, www.kenyonfuneralhome.com.

Edna M. Perkins

Edna M. Perkins, 85, of Westfield, Pa., died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. Friends may call Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, from 2-4 p.m. and from 7-9 p.m. at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa., where funeral services will be held on Sunday at 2 p.m.

Elaine Heysham

(Emily) Elaine Heysham, 91, of Elkland, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, at Broad Acres Nursing Home in Wellsboro. A private graveside service for family will be held at a later date in Nelson Cemetery. To send an online condolence visit, www.kenyonfuneralhome.com.

Funerals

BEAN — Nancy C. Bean, Cogan Station, 10:30 a.m. today, St. Paul-Calvary United Methodist Church, 1427 Memorial Ave. REMENER — Raymond R. Remener, Montoursville, 11 a.m. today, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville. Visitation from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Spitler ...