×

Obituaries

James P. McKeag

James P. McKeag, 80, of Jersey Shore, passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, at his home. Jim was born Oct. 24, 1938, in Williamsport, the son of James H. McKeag and the former Loella Gouldy. He is survived by his loving wife, Melissa, and two sons, James K. McKeag, and Jeffrey W. McKeag, both ...

Chad F. Peeling

Chad F. Peeling died at home on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, of complications related to the brain cancer he’d bravely fought for more than three years. Chad is survived by his wife of 23 years, Christine (Chris) Bergesen-Peeling, sons Pierce and Evan, brother Elliot, sister Whitney, nephew ...

Paul Woodrow White

Paul Woodrow White, 56, of Williamsport, joined his wife Christine (Updegraff) White, in Heaven with their Lord and Savior on Sept. 28, 2019, from AristaCare at Loyalsock, Montoursville. He was born on Nov. 12, 1962, in Williamsport, to Shirley Williams and raised by William ...

Linda K. Stotler

Linda K. Stotler, 64, of Watsontown, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019, at her home. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 4, at Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc, Watsontown, with a funeral service at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Twin Hills Memorial Park, ...

Barrie Karp

Artist and Educator Barrie Karp died September 27 in NYC surrounded by loving friends. She was 74. With a range of gifts and knowledge that writer Susan Faludi called “breathtaking,” Barrie Karp was a forceful presence in all realms in which she worked—visual art, feminist ...

Harry E. Seymour

Harry E. Seymour, 67, Athens, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital in Wellsboro. He was born on Sept. 10, 1952. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, has been entrusted with the ...

Jeffery C. Reeder

Jeffery C. Reeder, 64, of South Williamsport, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at Aristacare at Loyalsock. He was born July 29, 1955, in Williamsport, a son of Maurice Sr. and Sarah Harsch Reeder. He worked at Lycoming Bakery and also did landscaping. He was a member of the South ...

Emma Quimby

Emma Quimby, 105, passed from this life on Sept. 30, 2019, at The Williamsport Home, surrounded by loved ones. She was born May 12, 1914, the oldest child of the late Benjamin and Cordie Moore, of Trout Run. In November 1934, she married Evan “Jack” Quimby, who passed away on June 20, ...

Shirley G. Lorenz

Shirley G. Lorenz, 77, of Unityville, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at The Gardens at Millville. Shirley was born on Monday, Nov. 3, 1941, in Courtland, Va. She is the daughter of the late Joseph P. and the late Hattie P. Gyoker. She was the wife of the late Walter E. Lorenz, with ...

Charles Wayne Martz

Charles Wayne Martz, 72 of Williamsport, passed away Monday Sept. 16, 2019, at his home in Williamsport. Born in Ashland, he was the son of the late Wayne and Phyllis Martz. He graduated from Ashland High School and worked in construction until retirement. Surviving is his wife, Sandra ...

Patty A. Wenner

Patty A. Wenner, of Pemberton, N.J., wife of 30 years to Chris A. Wenner, went to be with her Heavenly Father Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. She was born in Feb. 24, 1965. All funeral and service arrangements are ongoing and will be announced prior to the date.

Funerals

ARTHUR — Margaret “Peggy” Arthur, Mechanicsburg, 11 a.m. today, Altoona Reste Park, Altoona. MICHAEL — Eric J. Michael, Unityville, 11 a.m. today, McCarty~Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. DERSHEM — James H. Dershem Jr., Lock Haven, 1 p.m. today, Faith Methodist ...

Lewis Raymond Moon

Lewis Raymond Moon, of Mercer, was pronounced deceased on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, at 1:45 p.m., in his home on Mariacher Road, Mercer, with his wife and daughter at his side. He was born on Sept. 11, 1926, having just celebrated his 93rd birthday. He was the son of John Rankin Moon and Alma ...

Howard M. Rushmore

Howard M. Rushmore, of Coudersport, formerly of Sabinsville, went to be with the Lord Sept. 28, 2019. Friends and family are invited to gather at Kenyon Funeral Home, Westfield, on Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 1 to 2 p.m. A funeral service with military honors will follow at 2 ...

Romeo Fagnano

Romeo Fagnano, 93, of Williamsport, passed peacefully Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019, at Roseview Center. Surviving is his loving wife, Rose (Cendoma) Fagnano, with whom he would have celebrated 69 years of marriage with on Oct. 21, 2019. Born Nov. 8, 1925, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late ...

Margaret ‘Peggy’ Arthur

Peggy, 81, of Mechanicsburg, and formerly of Altoona and Watsontown, died Thursday. Peggy’s survivors include her four children, Dr. Kenneth R. Arthur, Kimberly Arthur-Tressler, Karen Arthur-Santanna, and Kristin Arthur-Lombardi; her six grandchildren, Kenneth Arthur, Ron Tressler, Jessica ...

Carl L. Treese

Carl L. Treese, 58, of Muncy, died Sept. 27, 2019, at Manor Care South, after a courageous battle with a rare form of cancer. He was born Dec. 7, 1960, in Williamsport, a son of the late John Sr. and Clara (Kilgus) Treese. Carl enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being outdoors. He was very ...

Gordon Robert DelJanovan

Gordon Robert DelJanovan, 73, of Cogan Station, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Sept. 27, 2019. Born Aug. 5, 1946, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Thomas and Leona (Watts) DelJanovan. Gordon was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and ...

Frederick E. Nicewinter

Frederick E. Nicewinter, 93, of Muncy, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at the Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center of Muncy. Fred married Donna P. Hardesty on June 5, 1970, and they shared 49 years of marriage. He was born on Wednesday, May 5, 1926, in Bloomsburg, and was ...

Lillian Mae Benauer

Lillian Mae Benauer, 81, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, at The Green Home. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Beartown Road Alliance Church, 21 Beartown Road, Painted Post, NY 14870. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory is assisting the ...