Obituaries

Leonard R. Smith

Leonard R. Smith, 79, husband of Anita Smith, of 127 Irwin St., Lock Haven, passed away at home on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Born in Little Falls, N.Y. on April 6, 1939, he was the son of the late Charles and M. Irene (Dillenback) Smith. For over 25 years Leonard worked as a draftsman for ...

Melanie M. Powers

Melanie Marie Powers, 32, of Pennsdale, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018, as a result of injuries sustained in a vehicle accident. Born Oct. 18, 1985, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Gary “Denny” and Dody (Worthington) Adams. On Oct. 24, 2009, she married Derek Powers, who survives. ...

Jeffrey K. Alexander

Jeffrey K. Alexander, 54, of Morris, Pa., died on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. He was born on May 16, 1963, in Blossburg, Pa., a son of John “Jack” and Rose (Benjamin) Alexander. Jeff served in the U.S. Army and was employed by Corey Creek Golf Club. He was married to Sherry A. ...

Rhoda M. Powers

Rhoda M. Powers, 81, of Jersey Shore, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center. Born in Lock Haven on August 30, 1936, she was the youngest daughter to the late John and Philomena (Grand) Sementelli. She was the widow of Elmer R. Powers, who preceded her in death on ...

Eva Fitzwater

Eva (Moyer) Fitzwater, 68, of Canton, died April 11, 2018. In keeping with Eva’s wishes there will be no services. Contributions to Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers, with a notation of Voila Moyer, send to CHS, 509 E. Main St., Canton, PA 17724, Attn: M. ...

Arlene R. Bair

Mrs. Arlene R. Bair, 87, longtime South Williamsport resident, died Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at The Gatehouse Hospice, Williamsport. Born June 3, 1930, at Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Clifford and Isabel (Weikel) Covert. She was a graduate of the South Williamsport High ...

Juanita H. Trocine

Juanita Helen Trocine, 95, of Muncy, died Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit. Born Sept. 1, 1922, in Middletown, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Fred Charles and Nanny Matilda (Mallory) Presley. On July 17, 1956, she married Anthony Trocine, and ...

H. Janice Fisher

H. Janice (Hiney) Fisher, 94, of Jersey Shore, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018, at her home. She was married to the late Anson B. Fisher who had passed away in 1995. Janice was born on May 10, 1923, in Oval and was the daughter of the late Walter and Helen (Gamble) Hiney. She had ...

Eric J. McFall

Eric Joseph McFall, 31, formerly of Osceola, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Family will receive friends at Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland on Sunday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Funeral service at 2 p.m. Interment will be in Niles Valley Cemetery. ...

Funerals

DONAHUE — Deborah A. Donahue, Wellsboro, Pa., 10 a.m. today, St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Wellsboro. STEINBACHER — Michael C. Steinbacher, Loyalsock Township, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St. Visitation from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. DELANY — Yvonne M. Delany, ...

George ‘Dick’ Dietz

George Richard “Dick” Dietz, 86, of 409 Broadway St., Muncy, entered into eternal peace Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at the Gatehouse, Williamsport. Born May 25, 1931, in Bloomsburg, he was the son of the late Richard Raymond and Esther (Loreman) Dietz. On Jan. 2, 1990, he married the former ...

Yvonne M. Delany

Yvonne M. “Bonnie” Delany, 82, a resident of Montgomery, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. Born on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 1935, in Muncy Creek Twp., Lycoming County, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Margaret Lowe Fenstermacher. A ...

Donna J. Weimer Freeman

Donna Jean Weimer Freeman, 78, of Williamsport, died peacefully, Monday, April 9, 2018, at the Williamsport Home. Born August 24, 1939, in Sunbury, she was a daughter of William Ralph and Mary Beatrice (Weikel) Knopp. Donna was a 1957 graduate of Watsontown High School. She worked for ...

Jack F. Maggs

Jack Franklin Maggs (Pop), 81, of Williamsport, passed away at his home on April 10, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Born, Sept. 12, 1936, at Williamsport, the son of Jacob and Nora (Sechrist) Maggs. He was a graduate of South Williamsport High School. Jack was a life-long member ...

Frank Velez

Frank Velez, 85, of Montoursville, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at his home. Surviving is his wife of 45 years, Barbara (Johanson) Velez. Born May 27, 1932, in Mexico City, he was a son of the late Frank and Ann (Weatherston) Velez. Frank graduated from the ...

Wallace E. Keck

Wallace E. “Wally” Keck, 87, of Wellsboro, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Visitation on Saturday, April 14, 2018, from 1:30 to 3:45 p.m. at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, Ltd., 139 Main St., Wellsboro. Funeral service to follow at 4 p.m. ...

Derek S. Viera

Derek S. Viera, 48 of 325 Center St., Williamsport, passed away at home on April 5, 2018. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Wayne P. Urbine Funeral Home, Inc., 95 E. Main St., Loganton, Pa. “Our Family — Serving your Family”

Charles L. Buck

Charles L. Buck, 73, of Montgomery, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2018, at his home. A graveside service with full military honors was held Tuesday, April 10 at the Turbotville Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Services, PC, ...

Robert G. Hoppe

Robert G. Hoppe, 96, of Harrison Valley, Pa., died Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Friends may call at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, Pa., on Saturday, April 14, 2018, from 2-4 p.m., with funeral services at 4 p.m.

Loretta M. Wildman

Loretta M. (Denny) Wildman, 75, of Westfield, Pa., passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, April 12 at 4 p.m. at the Brookfield United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice. ...