Obituaries

Connie Rose Cotner

Connie Rose Cotner, 79, a former resident of Montgomery, passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2019, in ManorCare Health Services North at Williamsport. Born Thursday, Dec. 21, 1939, at Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Guy and Cleota (Zettlemoyer) Baker. She was preceded in death by her ...

Beverly Jean (Wood) Button

Beverly Jean (Wood) Button, 76, of Middlebury Center, passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at her residence. She was born May 12, 1943, in Wellsboro, the daughter of the late David and Dorothy (English) Davis. On Nov. 16, 1963, she married Frank H. Button and celebrated 51 years of ...

Funerals

LUTZ — Monica S. Lutz, city, 11 a.m. Friday, St. Lawrence Roman Catholic Church, 800 W. Central Ave., South Williamsport. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. DUNKLE — Donald E. Dunkle, Texas, 9 a.m. Saturday, Phelps Chapel, Jersey Shore. JOHNSON — Georgine E. Johnson, Hughesville, 11 a.m. ...

Harriet B. Bernier

Harriet B. Bernier, 99, of Williamsport, died on July 1, 2019. Born Oct. 24, 1919, in Syracuse, N.Y., she was the daughter of Dana Jacob Brong and Lula Sherman Brong. In 1943 she married John Edward Bernier, with whom she enjoyed 46 years of marriage. She retired in 1980 from the PA ...

Frank Morrone

n Monday morning, July 1, 2019, Frank Morrone passed from the arms and hearts of his wife and children to the loving arms of God, following a long and courageous battle with Cardiac Amyloidosis. Born in Sepino, Campobasso, Italy, on December 15, 1947, Frank, together with his family, ...

Carrol R. Schloyer

Carroll R. Schloyer, 67, of East Longmeadow, Mass., beloved husband, father and grampa, passed away surrounded by his devoted family, on June 27, 2019, at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, Mass. Born on March 12, 1952, in Lock Haven, he was the son of the late Rev. Ray W. and ...

Jeffrey Lynn Booth

Jeffrey Lynn Booth, 65, of Turbotville, went to be with his Lord on June 30, 2019, after suffering a massive heart attack on June 10, 2019. Born Dec. 16, 1953, in Danville, he was a son of Jean L. (Hiller) Booth and the late Arthur L. Booth, of Lairdsville. In his youth, Jeff was an Eagle ...

Malvina L. Williams

Malvina L. Williams, 59, of Eldred, died Thursday, June 27, 2019. Friends may call Friday, July 5, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, where funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 6, at 11 a.m.

Susan Ann Betts

Susan Ann Betts, 81, of Jersey Shore, passed away June 26, 2019, surrounded by her family. Susan was born in Williamsport on Dec. 23, 1937, a daughter of Frank and Nancy (Shire) Wettlaufer. She was a member of the Pine Street Methodist Church. She also was an active bingo player and enjoyed ...

Louise I. Gordner Ranck

Louise I. Gordner Ranck, 82, of Williamsport, passed away at the Gatehouse on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. A complete obituary will follow in the July 4 edition of the Sun-Gazette. Arrangements have been entrusted to McCarty~Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville.

Joan Ann Clemens

Joan Ann Clemens, 74, Wellsboro, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 1, 2019, at the Gatehouse Hospice in Williamsport. In keeping with Joan’s wishes, funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of her family. Burial will take place in the Wellsboro ...

Funerals

ouglas Conrad, York, 11 a.m. today, First United Methodist Church, 604 Market St., Williamsport. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. WILLOW — Kenneth Willow, Canton, 11:30 a.m. today, Pepper Funeral Home and Cremation Facility, Canton. Visitation from 10 to 11:30 a.m. LUTZ — Monica S. Lutz, ...

Monica S. Lutz

Monica S. Lutz, 98, of Williamsport, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, July 1, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in South Williamsport on April 23, 1921, a daughter of Andrew A. and Mary Ann (Stopper) Schelb. Monica was a member of St. Lawrence Roman Catholic ...

Kellie L. Hill

Kellie L. Hill, 54, of Trout Run, died unexpectedly Thursday, June 27, 2019, at home. Surviving is her significant other of 18 years, Walter L. Frey. Born Oct. 15, 1964, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Robert Lee Sr., and Geraldine Elizabeth (Egli) Smith. Kellie enjoyed ...

Kenneth Willow

Kenneth Willow, 65, of Canton, passed away June 29, 2019. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 3, from 10 to 11:30 a.m., with a funeral service at 11:30 a.m., at Pepper Funeral Home and Cremation Facility, Canton, with Rev. Duane Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in East Canton Cemetery. ...

Funerals

SIMON — Samuel Simon, city, 10 a.m. today, Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation & Funeral Home, 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. ROUPP — Marjorie ‘Marge’ Roupp, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. today, Friedens Lutheran Church, Liberty. Visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. CONRAD — Melvin Douglas Conrad, ...

Melvin Douglas Conrad

Melvin Douglas Conrad, 57, of York, transitioned into eternal life on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, in the peace of his home while drawing. He was born in Williamsport, son of Margaret Francis “Peggy” Conrad and the late John Curtis “J.C.” He was a 1981 graduate of Williamsport Area High ...

Karl E. McCloskey

Karl E. McCloskey, 85, of Muncy, passed into Eternity on Friday, June 28, 2019, at the Gatehouse, Williamsport. Born on March 27, 1934, in South Williamsport, Karl spent most of his childhood in the Home for the Friendless, later known as the Williamsport Home. He attended Muncy High ...

Samuel Simon

Samuel Simon, 93, of Williamsport and Pikesville, Md., passed away Sunday, June 30, 2019, in Pikesville. The funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, at Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation & Funeral Home, 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, followed by burial in Ohev Sholom ...

Jean M. Tinney

Jean M. Tinney, 86, of Williamsport, passed away Thursday, June 27, 2019, at AristaCare at Loyalsock. She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Ernest Tinney, on Jan. 31, 2004. Born March 24, 1933, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Raymond W. Sr. and Ruby J. ...