Obituaries

Carol Jean Porter

Carol Jean Porter, 72, a lifelong resident of Tioga, passed on Feb. 6, 2019. A memorial service will be held Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 6 Broad St., Tioga. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckheit Funeral Chapel, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, ...

Funerals

DIETRICH — Thomas E. Dietrich, State College, 11 a.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. LAUCHLE — Charles Lauchle, Hughesville, 11 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. WALTON — Donald L. Walton, ...

Mrs. Bonnie Jean Steiger

Mrs. Bonnie Jean Steiger, 72, longtime South Williamsport area resident, and current resident of Jersey Shore, died on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at UPMC-Presbyterian Hospital at Pittsburgh, PA. Born Jan. 21, 1947, at Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late John T. and Eleanor (Hoover) ...

Anthony L. DiSalvo

Anthony L. DiSalvo, 89, of Williamsport, passed away on Feb. 4, 2019, at The Gatehouse, surrounded by his loving wife and children. He was born in Williamsport, on April 8, 1929, a son of Antonio and Vincenza (Rampulla) DiSalvo. Anthony was a 1950 graduate of Williamsport High School and ...

Natalie Eloise Butters

Natalie Butters, aged 85, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital, the result of ongoing medical conditions. Born August 16, 1933, Natalie was the oldest of five children of Raymond L. and Rhea (Temple) White. She married Richard J. Butters, ...

Sophie M. Aderhold

Sophie M. Aderhold, 97, of Williamsport, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at Riverwoods, Lewisburg. She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Richard O. Aderhold, on June 6, 2008. Born March 22, 1921, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Helen (Johns) ...

Shirley Stewart Hoffman

Shirley Stewart Hoffman, 83, passed away peacefully at her home in Melbourne, Fla., on Jan. 29, 2019, having lived a full and beautiful life. Born in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Harry and Vera Stewart of the city. Shirley is survived by her husband of 61 years, Leslie Hoffman, their ...

James E. Michael

James E. Michael, 71, of Turbotville, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019. A Service of Remembrance to celebrate Jim’s life will be held Saturday, March 2, at 11 a.m. at Brooks Funeral Home and Cremation Svc., 207 Broadway St., Turbotville. A full obituary can be seen at ...

Gerald B. Goodwin

Gerald B. Goodwin, 74, of Wellsboro, Pa., passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at Robert Packer Hospital. A private family service will be held at Buckheit Funeral Chapel. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, ...

June N. Bones

June N. Bones, 92, of Hughesville, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at Valley View Nursing Center, Montoursville. Born June 28, 1926, in Sheppton, Pa., she was a daughter of the late William F. and Bessie C. (Horn) Novak. She and her husband, Salvadore Bones, celebrated 70 years of marriage on ...

Betty J. Thomas

Betty J. Thomas, 91, Allenwood, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019. A graveside service will be held today at 1 p.m. at Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery. Please visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com for complete obituary. Brooks Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Watsontown.

Naomi G. Freed

Naomi G. Freed, 87, of Lewisburg, passed away Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. Friends will be received 11 a.m. to noon, Saturday, at Christ’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 100 S. Third St., Lewisburg, followed by a memorial service at noon. A full obituary can be found at ...

Funerals

DIETRICH — Thomas E. Dietrich, State College, 11 a.m. Thursday, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. LAUCHLE — Charles Lauchle, Hughesville, 11 a.m. Thursday, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Visitation tonight from 6 ...

Thomas E. Dietrich

Thomas E. Dietrich, 72, of State College, died Feb. 3, 2019, at the Atrium at the Village at Penn State Nursing Home. He was born Dec. 23, 1946, in Pittsburgh, a son of the late Leslie and Edith (Ferraro) Dietrich. Tom retired as a civil engineer for the PA Department of Transportation, ...

Anthony L. DiSalvo

Anthony L. DiSalvo, 89, of Williamsport, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at The Gatehouse. A complete obituary will appear in the Wednesday edition of the newspaper and the family will provide the flowers. Crouse Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport, is ...

Saundra L. ‘Sandy’ Kumpf

Saundra L. “Sandy” Kumpf, 75, of New Columbia, passed away Thursday, January 31, 2019, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg. Born January 26, 1944, in Bloomsburg, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Thomas J. and Mary B. (Brant) Hopkins. Sandy was a graduate of Bloomsburg High ...

Charles Lauchle

Charles Lauchle, 73, of Hughesville, passed away Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at his home, after battling Crohn’s disease for most of his life. Born June 25, 1945, in Hughesville, he was a son of the late Earl D. and Doris A. (Meeker) Lauchle. He married the former Patricia A. Fry, and together ...

Dominick DiBernardo Jr.

Dominick DiBernardo Jr., 71, of Williamsport, passed away at the Williamsport Home on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019. He was born in Williamsport and was the son of the late Dominick DiBernardo Sr. and Mary Theresa Marchese Folweiler. Dominick was the husband of Victoria J. Davenport DiBernardo with ...

Clarence Forey Shaffer

Clarence Forey Shaffer, born Dec. 10, 1930, in Williamsport, Pa., passed away in La Plata, Md. on Jan. 29, 2019. He is survived by his three children, Joanne (Stephen) Whittaker, Michael (Wendy Dennison) Shaffer, and Cindy (Robert) Rohrabaugh; grandchildren, Andy (Erica) Whittaker, Kathryn ...

William O. Funk

William O. Funk, 84, of Jersey Shore, died Tuesday Jan. 29, 2019, at his home. Born Feb. 7, 1934, in Galeton, Pa., he was the son of the late Glen and Harriett Funk. Bill was preceded in death by his wife, the former Jean M. Leonard, on Sept. 9, 2018. Earlier in his life he was employed by ...