Obituaries

Funerals

WELSHANS — Lewis F. Welshans, Jersey Shore, 10 a.m. today, Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. Visitation from 9 to 10 a.m. KLINGER — Anna M. Klinger, Montgomery, 11 a.m. today, Grenoble’s, 121 S. Main St., Muncy. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. ULMER — ...

Betty P. Ulmer

Betty P. Ulmer, 87, of Mount Pleasant Mills, formerly of Quarry Road, Beavertown, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, at her home. She was born May 14, 1931, in Williamsport, a daughter of the late Herman and Lydia P. (Domein) Harris. Betty was a graduate of ...

Grace C. Hulien

Grace C. Hulien, 88, a former resident of Montgomery, Pa., passed away on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at the UPMC Susquehanna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Muncy. Born Saturday, Nov. 30, 1929, in Montgomery, Lycoming County, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Carl and Emma (LaForme) ...

Shirley A. (Jones) Andrews

Shirley A. (Jones) Andrews, 92, of Williamsport, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marlin P. “Andy” Andrews. Born May 16, 1926, in Renovo, she was a daughter of the late Samuel A. and Victoria B. (Huff) ...

Ken Pappy Perks

Ken Pappy Perks, 84, of Williamsport, passed away Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. Born Aug. 11, 1934, in West Pittston, he was a son of the late Stanley P. Perks and Mabel Marie (Glass) Kearney. Pappy was a U.S. Army veteran and served during the Vietnam War in the ...

Loretta E. Ulmer

Loretta E. Ulmer, 75, of Williamsport, passed away surrounded by family, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 48 years, Wayne P. Ulmer Sr. on Nov. 21, 2009. Born May 29, 1943, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late William M. ...

Otto R. Hughes

Otto R. Hughes, 70, Lock Haven, was embraced by his heavenly father on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at Hershey Medical Center. He married Georgia A. (Dingman) Hughes, who he was with for 29 years. Otto was born in Williamsport, on January 31, 1948, and was the son of the late Russell A. and ...

Thomas M. Kase

Thomas M. Kase, 79, of Plainfield, Ind., passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 5, 2018, with his wife at his side. He was born March 29, 1939, in Williamsport, Pa., to James and Doris Kase. Tom is survived by his wife, Marilyn, of 28 years; children, Tate Kase, Tammy Houston, and Tiffani ...

Vivian W. Simmons

Vivian W. Simmons, 86, of Williamsport, and formerly of Freeport, Maine, passed away peacefully Sunday, November 4, 2018, with her family by her side. Born June 6, 1932, in Freeport Maine, she was a daughter of the late Leroy and Leta Stevens Ward. Vivian retired as a registered nurse. She ...

Anthony M. Granato

Anthony M. Granato, 86, Wellsboro, Pa., died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. He was married to Mildred (Paul) Granato for 65 years, and served in the U.S. Army. Friends may call Sunday, Nov. 11, from 1 to 2 p.m., at the Carleton Funeral Home, Wellsboro, PA. A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m.

Ray Thompson

A celebration of life for Ray Thompson will be held on Nov. 23, at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 604 Market St., Williamsport. A reception will follow in the fellowship hall.

Daniel L. Miller

Daniel L. Miller, 58, of Hughesville, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. Born Nov. 25, 1959, in Muncy, he was a son of Coral V. (Bosch) Miller, and the late Franklin W. Miller. He and his wife, the former Janine M. Kepner, celebrated 22 ...

Milo K. Reibson

Milo K. Reibson, 73, of Estella, Pa., passed away Nov. 3, 2018, at his home. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m., Friday at McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 119 Carpenter St., Dushore, PA. A full obituary may be viewed at www.mccartythomas.com.

Funerals

SHERWOOD — Melvin R. “Woody” Sherwood, Hughesville, 11 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. SNOOK — Mary Jane Snook, Allenwood, 11 a.m., today, New Hope Baptist Church, 8709 State Route 522, Middleburg. Visitation from ...

Anna M. Klinger

Anna M. Klinger, 69, of Montgomery, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her family. Born Sept. 28, 1949, in Muncy, she was a daughter of the late Earnest L. and Margaret Anna (Wallis) Sheatler. On May 3, 1974, she married David L. Klinger, who survives. Together they ...

Stephen Vermilya

Stephen Vermilya, 64, of Grover, PA passed away at home unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2018. Born to the late Glenford Charles and J. Marlene (Calkins) Vermilya, Stephen Glenford Vermilya was born Nov. 9, 1953 in Sayre, Pa. After graduating from Canton High School in 1971, he attended ...

William C. Nichols Jr.

William C. Nichols Jr., 75, of Williamsport, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna Hospital. William was born in Williamsport on June 24, 1943, and was the son of William C. Sr. and Charlotte M. Engel Nichols. William was the husband of Sandra L. Cunnea Nichols with whom ...

Election is today; polls open at 7

Voters across the nation, including in Pennsylvania, will turn out to the polls today to cast ballots for congressional candidates. With various House and Senate seats at stake, their votes will determine whether either or both houses of Congress will continue to be ruled by Republicans or ...

Stephanie Ann Bloom

Stephanie Ann Bloom, wife of Kevin Bloom (formerly of Williamsport), and mother to Benjamin and Jackson, passed away at her home in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Oct. 3, after losing her courageous 17-month battle with an aggressive brain cancer. Born April 30, 1974, she was the daughter of Peter ...

Lewis F. Welshans

Lewis F. Welshans, 86, of Jersey Shore, passed away Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at the Williamsport Home. Born Oct. 15, 1932, in Nippenose Valley, he was the son to the late Frank Welshans and the late Ida E. Gamble. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former ...