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Obituaries

LCDR Thomas F. Fahsbender, USN (Retired)

On the morning of Friday, May 8, Thomas F. Fahsbender died peacefully, in his own house, in his own chair, with his beloved wife at his side. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, is assisting the family. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com

Emily Marie Bastion

Emily Marie Bastion, 21, Millerton, passed away at her home on Sunday, May 10, 2020. She was born May 5, 1999, in Elmira, N.Y., the daughter of Allen and Kimberly Bastion. A private memorial service will be held at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., ...

Dennis Maynard

Dennis Maynard, 61, Wellsboro, died on Saturday, May 9, 2020. He was married to Cindy (Lampman) Maynard. A family graveside service will be held at Wellsboro Cemetery. A memorial will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., ...

Arthur F. Robison

Arthur F. Robison, 85, of Jersey Shore, passed away Friday, May 8, 2020, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Hospital, Wilkes-Barre. He was married to the late Adeline Jane (Harbach) who had passed away in 1982. Arthur was born on March 7, 1935 in Harrisburg, and was the son of the late Arthur ...

Margaret E. ‘Ellen’ Berry

Margaret E. “Ellen” Berry, 91, of Trout Run, passed away Saturday, May 9, 2020, at Rose View Center. Born March 21, 1929, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Clarence C. and Harriet E. (Getchell) Smith. Ellen was a Williamsport High School graduate and retired as a cook ...

Gloria Edna Schildkamp

Gloria Edna Schildkamp, 91, Sabinsville, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020, at Broad Acres Nursing Home in Wellsboro. A graveside service will be held at a later date in the Parker Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are in care of Kenyon Funeral Home, Westfield. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com

Teresa (McIlwain) Brackman

Teresa (McIlwain) Brackman, 46, of Canton, died, May 10, 2020. A memorial service to celebrate Teresa’s life will be announced at a later date. A full obituary and memories at www.pepperfuneralhomes.com.

Gwenivere Carl

Gwenivere Carl, 86, of Jersey Shore, passed away Friday, May 8, 2020, at The Gatehouse of Divine Providence, Williamsport. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Q.A. Carl. Born December 6, 1933 in Webster, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Chalmers and Henrietta (Yost) ...

Funerals

FEASTER — Kenneth W. Feaster, Montgomery, 6 p.m. Thursday, Galen R. Betzer Funeral Service, 108 N. Main St., Muncy. CROWE — Michael Edward Crowe Sr., 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, 1971 Poco Farm Road.

Michael Edward Crowe Sr.

Michael Edward Crowe Sr. passed away on May 5, 2020, peacefully in his sleep. Mike was one of funniest men you would ever meet; he always put a smile on everyone’s face around him. He loved golfing and bowling, especially with his family; he loved his children and his brothers. Mike was an ...

Deborah ‘Deb’ Holmes

Deborah “Deb” Holmes, 69, passed away on May 1, 2020, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Arrangements were entrusted to Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation & Funeral Home, Williamsport. To read her full obituary, leave a condolence or your fondest memories, visit ...

Raymond H. Luhta

Raymond H. Luhta, 84, of Oval, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2020, at The Williamsport Home. Raymond and his wife, the former Harriet McNitt, were married on July 18, 1959 and celebrated 60 years together. Raymond was born on Jan. 21, 1936 in Negaunee, Mich., and was the son of John and ...

Kenneth W. Feaster

Kenneth W. Feaster, 86, a resident of Montgomery, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020, in The Gatehouse at Williamsport. Born Friday, Feb. 23, 1934 at Montgomery, he was a son of the late Nelson W. and Amy (Myers) Feaster. Ken was the husband of Esther (Hill) Feaster with whom he celebrated a ...

Funerals

BACHMAN — John Wayne Bachman, Montoursville, 10 a.m. today, Green Lawn Memorial Park. HINDS — Irma E. Hinds, Trout Run, 2:30 p.m. today, State Road Cemetery, 6738 Doughertys Run Road, Cogan Station.

Lester L. ‘Jack’ Lessig Jr.

Lester L. “Jack” Lessig Jr. passed away in Bluffton, S.C., on April 27, 2020. He was 90. Jack is survived by his sister, Mary Lessig Sieger of Willow Grove; and his children, Kitty Lessig Lyman of Atlanta, Ga., Lawrence Lessig (Bettina) of Brookline, Mass., and Leslie Lessig Walker of ...

Wee Chu Wong

Wee Chu Wong, 90, of Meadowood Senior Living, in Worcester, and formerly of Williamsport, passed away May 1, 2020, due to complications from COVID-19. He was the beloved husband of Gloria C. Wong and loving father of Carol Wong, Diane (David) Gattelin, Alan (Sally) Wong and Bryan (Kei) ...

Marian Meyer Schell

Marian Meyer Schell, 87, of Loyalsock Township, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at UPMC Williamsport. Marian was born on Jan. 16, 1933, in her family home in Lebanon County. She was the youngest child of the late Rev. Samuel Gibble Meyer and Elizabeth Royer Miller ...

Mr. Charles E. Smith, Sr.

Mr. Charles E. Smith, Sr., 89, of South Williamsport, passed away on Thursday, May 7, 2020, at The Williamsport Home. He was born in Williamsport on May 3, 1931, and was the son of the late Howard E. and Edith Frymire Smith. He was a resident of South Williamsport for most of his life and had ...

Magdalene Eck Morton

Magdalene passed away peacefully May 3, 2020. She was born in Williamsport, Aug. 2, 1920, to Eugene J. and Magdalena (Haefner). She graduated from St. Mary’s High School and attended secretarial school. She then became an executive secretary at the military base in Oak Ridge Tenn. After ...

Betty J. Homler

Betty J. Homler, 96, of Jersey Shore, passed away peacefully Thursday, May 7, 2020, at her home. Born Jan. 9, 1924, in Jersey Shore, she was the daughter to the late Harvey R. Hartzel and the former Bessie May Sweeley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, ...