Obituaries

Janice Mary McFadden

Janice Mary (Berry) McFadden, 64, passed away on Nov. 11, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna. A complete obituary will appear in Wednesday’s edition of the newspaper. The family will provide the flowers. Crouse Funeral Home is handling arrangements. www.crousefuneralhome.com

Helen M. Reichelderfer

Helen M. Reichelderfer, 88, of Watsontown, died Mon., Nov. 13, 2017. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville, with the funeral at 1 p.m. Please visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com for complete obituary.

Gerald B. Shambach

Gerald B. Shambach, 80, of Watsontown, passed away Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at his home. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 18, at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 6590 Musser Lane, Watsontown. www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com

Elizabeth J. Lorah

Elizabeth J. Lorah, 90, of Williamsport died Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, at the Williamsport Home. Born June 2, 1927, in Taneytown, Md., she was a daughter of the late David W. Sr. and Marianna (Sell) Hess. Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband Jack F. Lorah on April 13, ...

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John G. Orrico

John G. “Gunny” Orrico, 88, of Jersey Shore passed away at his residence late Friday night Nov. 10, 2017. He was born in New Castle, Pa., on Oct. 11, 1929. In 1946 immediately out of high school he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. Through the end of World War II, through the ...

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Gloria A. Rightmire

Gloria Ann Rightmire, nee Smith, wife of the late Darwin “Ed” Rightmire, died on Sunday morning, Nov. 12, 2017, in Lapeer, Michigan. A memorial celebration will be held at a later date in the summer. Interment of cremains will take place in Barbours Cemetery. Mrs. Rightmire was born ...

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Richard ‘Dick’ W. Myers

Richard “Dick” W. Myers, 87, of Eyersgrove, passed away Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. He was born April 13, 1930, in Sullivan County to the late Ruth (Brink) and Garrison Myers. He had graduated from Sonestown High School and had worked with his family on their farm outside of Eagles Mere. Dick ...

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Donald A. Howe

Donald A. Howe passed away on Nov. 11, 2017. He served in The United States Army, seeing active duty in Korea during the early years of the Korean Conflict. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland, with services at 9:30 a.m. Thursday. ...

Funerals

COUNSIL — A. Louise Counsil, Lock Haven, 10 a.m. today, Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. CHEW — Eleanor L. Chew, of Maryland, formerly of Williamsport, 2 p.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. HOLDREN ...

Lois M. Kepner

Lois M. Kepner, 79, of Hughesville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Muncy. Born May 8, 1938 in Hughesville, she was a daughter of the late Hervey and Helen (Warburton) Reese. Her husband of 55 years, the late Oscar A. Kepner, preceded her ...

Herbert S. ‘Herb’ Potter

Herbert S. “Herb” Potter, 95, of Port Allegany, formerly of Potter Brook, died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Friends may call noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, with funeral services at 2 p.m.

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Johnny G. ‘Gunny’ Orico

John G. “Gunny” Orrico, 88, of Jersey Shore, passed away at his home late Friday night Nov. 10, 2017. He was the husband of Barbara J. Orrico who survives. Gunny’s graveside service will be observed 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at the Jersey Shore Cemetery with full military ...

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Thomas L. Dutton

Thomas L. Dutton, 83, of Jersey Shore, went to be with his Lord with his loving family by his side on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at the Susque-View Home in Lock Haven. Tom was born Aug. 24, 1934, in Flemington, the youngest of 13 children, the son of Gabriel S. Dutton and the former Elsie I. ...

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Clifton L. Holdren

Clifton L. Holdren, 76, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at his home in Trout Run. He was born Nov. 14, 1940, in Trout Run, the son of Jason and Elsie Mundrick Holdren. Clifton was the husband of the late Evelyn “Pug” Matthews Holdren with whom he shared 51 years of ...

Funerals

GILES — M. Maxine Giles, Montoursville, 10:30 a.m. today, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville. HAMBERGER — Pauline H. Hamberger, Jersey Shore, 1:30 p.m. today, Jersey Shore Cemetery. COUNSIL — A. Louise Counsil, Lock Haven, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Frederick B. ...

Funerals

BECKER — Cheryl L. Becker, Mansfield, 6 p.m. today, Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro. Visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. PHELPS — Max E. Phelps, Cogan Station, visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport. GILES — M. Maxine Giles, ...

William L. Haney Jr.

William L. “Bill” Haney Jr., 63, of Muncy Valley, died on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, in his Penn Township, Lycoming County home. He had been in ill health since 2003. Bill was born on Friday, Nov. 27, 1953, in Bloomsburg, a son of the late William L. Haney Sr. and Carol C. (Levan) ...

Stephen L. Hill

Stephen Lee Hill, 57, of Glen Mawr, passed away Saturday, Nov.4, 2017, at The Manor at Penn Village. Born Feb. 11, 1960, in Muncy, he was a devoted member of the Point Bethel United Methodist Church in Glen Mawr, and served as church pianist and spent many years serving as a church organist ...

Funerals

CARNEVALE — Jerry L. Carnevale, city, 10 a.m. today, Wildwood Cemetery. HANS — Mary C. Hans, Saint Cloud, Florida, 11 a.m. today, First Presbyterian Church, 102 E. Third St., Williamsport. WERNER — Jean E. Werner, Watsontown, 10:45 a.m. today, Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., ...

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Eleanor L. Chew

Eleanor L. “Betty” Chew, 98, a native of Williamsport and most recently resided in Maryland for 48 years, passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at Manor Care Health Services, North. She was born Oct. 12, 1919, in Williamsport, the daughter of Cyrus G. and Ruth K. Herrick Stutzman. Eleanor ...