Obituaries

Pauline Elaine Watling Castle

Pauline Elaine Watling Castle, 86, died in Indianapolis, Ind., on May 26, 2018. Prior to moving to Indiana in 2014, she lived in Tioga County, Pa., for almost 62 years. She was predeceased in 2001 by her husband Robert B. Castle, who taught science at Liberty Jr.-Sr. High School for 30 ...

Funerals

McNEAL — Kenneth L. McNeal Jr., Covington, 2 p.m. today, Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield. Visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. MOREY — John Leon Wayne Morey, Montgomery, 2 p.m. today, Cronrath-Grenoble Funeral Home, 308 Main St., Watsontown. Visitation from ...

Jamie Michelle Bates

Jamie Michelle Bates, 39, of Williamsport, died at her home on Thursday, June 7, 2018. Born Jan. 2, 1979, in Williamsport, she was a daughter to Michael Bates and Jody (Diebler) Glace (Gary) both of Williamsport. Jamie was a graduate of Williamsport High School. She was employed by ...

Gene Richard Jones

Gene Richard Jones, 79, of Columbia, Tenn., passed away on June 6, 2018, at his home. Family will receive friends at Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland on Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A graveside service will be held following in Tioga County Memorial Gardens at 2 p.m. ...

Valerie L. Hahn

Mrs. Valerie L. Hahn, of South Williamsport, died Thursday, June 7, 2018, at home. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no visitation. Interment will be private at Green Lawn Memorial Park.

Johnathan Mark Hurlburt

Johnathan Mark Hurlburt, 59, of Canton, Pa., died unexpectedly June 7, 2018. A graveside service will be held at Beech Flats Cemetery at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23. Pepper’s in Canton is in care of arrangements. www.pepperfuneralhomes.com

Carl D. “Chip” Rutan II

Carl D. “Chip” Rutan II, 56, of Linden, died peacefully with his family by his side Thursday, June 7, 2018, at the Gatehouse of Divine Providence Hospital. Born August 24, 1961, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Carl. D. Rutan and Bernadine (Miller) Carr of South Williamsport. ...

Funerals

BLASZ — Richard ‘Dick’ Blasz, Troy, Pa., 10 a.m. today, Canton’s St. Michael’s Church. JAQUISH — David F. Jaquish, Mansfield, Pa., visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, Wiilston Funeral Home, 130 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa. RAIFSNIDER — Barbara Elizabeth Raifsnider, ...

Edna R. Chamberlain

Edna R. Chamberlain, 95, of Covington, Pa., died Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at Broad Acres Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Wellsboro, Pa. She was born Jan. 18, 1923, in Sullivan Twp., a daughter of Wilmot and Diantha (Ashley) Purvis. Edna celebrated 66 years of marriage to Olin L. Chamberlain ...

Mary Murray

Mary (Moyer) Murray, 87, of Mansfield, Pa., passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Dec. 11, 1930, in Schwenksville, Pa., a daughter of Henry and Emma (Grubb) Moyer. Mary was the wife of the late Charles C. Murray who died in 2013. She ...

Doris Isobell Dixson

Mrs. Doris I. (Harman Moore) Dixson, 92, former South Williamsport resident, died at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York, on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Born Feb. 4, 1926, at Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Max LaRue and Ruth May (Hurr) Harman. She was a graduate of ...

Robert Bolt

Robert Bolt, 52, of Millerton, Pa., passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, June 9, 2018, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the West Jackson Baptist Church, 1815 Alder Run Road, Millerton. A memorial service will immediately follow at 2 ...

Richard ‘Dick’ Blasz

Richard “Dick” Blasz, 89, of Troy, Pa., died June 5, 2018. Calling hours are 2–4 p.m. and from 6–8 p.m. June 8 at Pepper’s in Canton. Mass is 10 a.m. Saturday at Canton’s St. Michael’s Church. www.pepperfuneralhomes.com.

Barbara Elizabeth Raifsnider

Barbara E. Raifsnider, a resident of Souderton, Pa. and previously Hughesville, peacefully passed away while in Hospice Care at Grand View Hospital, Wednesday June 6, 2018. She was 80. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Carl A. Rilling and Elizabeth (Young) Rilling ...

Funerals

EISWERTH — Inge E. Eiswerth, city, 10:30 a.m. today, Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St. Visitation from 9 to 10:15 a.m. MOORE — Earl R. Moore Sr., Lock Haven, 11:30 a.m. today, Donald G. Walker Funeral Home Inc., 231 High St., Flemington. Visitation from 10 to 11:30 a.m. LeBLANC — ...

Colonel Vernon L. ‘Pete’ Rozelle

Colonel Vernon L. “Pete” Rozelle, 93, of 118 Church St., South Williamsport, passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at UPMC Williamsport following a brief illness. He and his wife the former Patricia Bowman celebrated 37 years together. He was born on August 9, 1924, in Scottville, ...

Clifford Byron Cole

Clifford Byron Cole, 66, passed away May 30, 2018, in Palm Bay, Fla. Born July 29, 1951, in Williamsport, he was the son of the late Russell Byron Cole, and Kathleen Joyce Fischer. Cliff will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 15 years, Penelope (Penny Thomas). Surviving are his ...

Charles Richard (Rich) Miller Sr.

Charles Richard (Rich) Miller Sr., 76, of Harrisburg, died on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Visitation from 5-7 p.m. June 11 at the Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield. Funeral service on June 12 at the Sullivan State Road Baptist Church, ...

Kenneth L. “Butch” McNeal Jr.

Kenneth L. “Butch” McNeal Jr., 70, of Covington, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Visitation on Sunday, June 10, 2018, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa. Funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Gray ...

Jane “Joog” McCarty

Jane “Joog” McCarty, 68, of Muncy, died Monday, June 4, 2018, at Williamsport Hospital. Born May 10, 1950, in Muncy, she was a daughter of the late Rothrock and Sarah (Smith) Ulrich. She married Ray E. McCarty, who survives. Joog enjoyed watching tv, seek and find-a-word puzzles, ...