Obituaries

Teresa L. Mitchell

Teresa L. “Teri” Mitchell, 57, of Wellsboro, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017. Friends may call on Saturday, July 15, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Carleton Funeral Home Inc., Wellsboro. A funeral service will follow at 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Michael Bryant ...

Funerals

MAGGS — Edythe F. Maggs, Hughes Street, 9:30 a.m. today, St. Boniface Cemetery. RIDER — Florence K. Rider, Hughesville, formerly of Eagles Mere, 11 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Visitation from 10-11 a.m. YOST — William “Wild Bill” Yost, ...

Quentin D. Novinger

Quentin D. Novinger, 92, a resident of Juniper Village at Brookline in State College, died peacefully on Monday, July 10, 2017. Crouse Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Edythe F. Maggs

Edythe F. Maggs, 94, formerly of Hughes St., passed away at the Williamsport Home on Sunday, July 9, 2017. She was born in Williamsport, on Sept. 5, 1922, a daughter of Frank and Helen (Ross) Lutz. Eddie was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church. Her husband of 54 years, Melvin E. ...

Mattie L. Koser

Mattie L. Koser, 52, of Loyalsock Township, who passed away on July 5, 2017, was the daughter of Orvis A. and Barbara J. Schultz Koser.

Patrick J. Rafferty

Patrick J. Rafferty, 58, of Williamsport, died peacefully on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Crouse Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. A full obituary notice will appear in a future edition of the Sun-Gazette.

Brian M. Horn

Brian M. Horn, 44, of Loyalsock, died June 2, 2017, after battling cancer. Born Dec. 2, 1972, he was the son of Barbara (Berndt) and the late Daniel R. Horn. Brian was a 1990 graduate of Loyalsock Township High School. He received his bachelor’s degree from Lycoming College in 1994. He ...

Marlene J. Olin

Marlene J. (Wheeler) Olin, 72, formerly of Wellsboro, passed away on Monday, July 10, 2017. She was the wife of Ashley W. Olin. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are entrusted to the Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., Wellsboro.

Rodney E. Hearn

Rodney E. Hearn, 58, of Muncy, died Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Geisinger Medical Center. Born Jan. 28, 1959, in Bellefonte, he was a son of Roger and the late Shirley (Wagner) Hearn. He married the former Crystal L. Laidacker, and together they celebrated 35 years of marriage. Rodney worked ...

Yvonne Coffey Hamrick

Yvonne Coffey Hamrick passed away peacefully on July 6, 2017, in Phoenix, Arizona, after a brief illness. She was born Dec. 24, 1947, to June Good Coffey (Huff) and Charles Cecil Coffey, Sr., both of this city and both deceased. Yvonne graduated with the Class of 1965 from Williamsport ...

Joseph Harvey

Joseph “Joe” Harvey, 54, of Covington, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at his home. Family and friends are invited to call on Thursday, July 13, 2017, from 4-5 p.m. at the Mainesburg United Methodist Church, 100 Smith Park Road, Mainesburg. A memorial service will follow at 5 p.m. ...

Joanne L. Aderhold

Joanne L. Aderhold, 66, of Watsontown, passed away July 10, 2017, with her loving family by her side, after her two year courageous battle with colorectal cancer. Born April 3, 1951, in Muncy, she is the daughter of Claude M. and Catharine E. (Long) Miller, of Muncy. Joanne was a 1969 ...

Cecille Adair Pittenger Brooks

Cecille Adair Pittenger Brooks, 79, formerly of Lexington, Ky., and wife of Harold L. Brooks, died July 7, 2017, in Otterbein, Ohio. Born Aug. 25, 1937, in Hazard, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Homer A. and Una G.W. Haddix Pittenger. Mrs. Brooks earned her BEd from Ohio University and ...

RIDER

Florence K. Rider

Florence K. Rider, 101, of Hughesville and formerly of Eagles Mere, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Muncy Skilled Nursing Unit, after a short illness. Born May 1, 1916, she was a daughter of the late George Walter and Jessie M. (Phillips) Kiess. She married the late Harold C. Rider Sr., ...

WILLIAMS

Cynthia Mae Williams

Cynthia Mae Williams, 78, of Williamsport passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, July 7, 2017, encircled by her loved ones. She was born in Jersey Shore, on May 6, 1939, beloved daughter of Thomas and Mary Kay Smith Diggs. Cynthia was married for 25 years to John Williams, who went ...

SIDES

Aleda Marie Sides

Aleda Marie Sides, of Loyalsock Township, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Arista Care of Loyalsock. Her final days were spent surrounded by her loving family. She was born Oct. 26, 1925, in Williamsport, a daughter of Joseph and Bessie Kragle Braunbeck. Aleda was predeceased by her ...

SHELENBARGER

John Nelson Shelenbarger

John Nelson Shelenbarger, 95, of Linden and formerly of Harrisburg, passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at his home. Born in Harrisburg on Aug. 27, 1921, he was the son of the late William R. and Mabel K. Clemm Shelenbarger. John retired from the Jersey Steel Mill in Jersey Shore. He was ...

EMERICK

Donnalee Ohnmeiss Emerick

Mrs. Donnaleee Emerick, 79, a former longtime resident of Williamsport, died Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at her home in Slippery Rock. Mrs. Emerick worked at the former CA Reeds, former American crepe and retired at the age of 72 at unique Ind. Born March 7, 1938, in Williamsport, daughter of ...

Funerals

ECK — Kathryn M. Eck, city, 10 a.m. today, St. Boniface Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd. Visitation 9:30 to 10 a.m. MEEHAN — Julia E. Meehan, Watsontown, visitation 10 a.m. to noon today, Brooks, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville. DANGLE — Wayne A. Dangle, city, 11 a.m. today, ...

Scott James Hart

Scott James Hart

April 26, 1979 - July 5, 2017 What can be said about this character, am I right? And most of what can be said is definitely not obituary material. But that suits Scott’s character to a T, because he wasn’t the type that cared much for the hum drum type of writing that is found in these ...