Obituaries

Helen N. Smith

Helen N. Smith, 95, of Montoursville, passed away, Tuesday March 20, 2018, at Valley View Rehab and Nursing Center. A full obituary will appear in Sunday’s edition. www.KnightConferFuneralHome.com

Carl E. Morrison Jr.

Carl E. Morrison Jr., 74, of Montoursville, passed away at home on March 3, 2018. Arrangements were entrusted to the Cremation Society of North Central Pennsylvania, 408 S. Main St., Jersey Shore. “Our Family Serving your Family”

Brice A. Goodell

Brice A. Goodell, 25, of Williamsport, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2018. A full obituary will appear in a later edition. Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary. www.SandersMortuary.com

Alice S. Reitenbach

Alice S. Reitenbach, 71, of 346 Louisa St., Williamsport, passed away on March 20, 2018, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. Arrangements were entrusted to the Cremation Society of North Central Pennsylvania, 408 S. Main St., Jersey Shore. “Our Family Serving your Family”

Funerals

BUSSOM — Sandra L. Bussom, Montoursville, 11 a.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. WOODSIDE — Mary Jean Woodside, Unityville, 11 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. MACK — Bonnie C. Mack, ...

Thelma Mae Sager Ryder

Thelma Mae Sager Ryder, 99, of Muncy Creek Township, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at Wolf Run Village, Hughesville. Born Dec. 7, 1918, in Williamsport, she is the daughter of the late Edward Nelson and Minnie Mae (Smith) Snyder. Thelma grew up on her family farm near Muncy and ...

Michael D. Jenkins

Michael D. Jenkins, 66, of Williamsport, passed away on March 20, 2018, at his home following a courageous battle with cancer. Born on Nov. 15, 1951, he was the son of Harold and the late Elizabeth (Goldy) Jenkins. Mike was a 1969 graduate of South Williamsport Area High School where he ...

Michael T. Warfel

Michael T. Warfel, 65, of Lower Allen Twp., New Cumberland, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at Penn State Health, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Derry Twp. He retired as a Master Fire Fighter for Montgomery County Fire & Rescue, Maryland; a graduate of the former Bloomsburg State College ...

Virginia ‘Anne’ Scala

Virginia “Anne” Scala, of Plainfield, Ill., formerly of Stanhope, N.J., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Lakewood Nursing Home, under hospice care, at the age of 58. Anne was born in Washingon, D.C. on May 24, 1959, to the union of Harold and Mary ...

Kim T. Ball

Kim Ball, 66, died Friday, March 16. Kim spent his childhood in Williamsport, Pa. and was the son of Vaughn and Helen Wisor Ball. He is survived by wife of 43 years, Donna Kaltreider Ball; his sons, Kent V. Ball and Wade A. Ball; his sister, Connie Ball; and brother, Kent V. Ball. Kim was ...

Dr. Robert J. Durrwachter

Dr. Robert J. Durrwachter, 82, of Montoursville, beloved husband and father, peacefully passed into the healing hands of the Almighty God on Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Dr. Durrwachter was born May 25, 1935, to the late John W. and Carrie A. (Fry) Durrwachter. He was a member of the First ...

Funerals

READY — Annie L. Ready, city, formerly of Ridgeland, S.C., 12 noon today, Ebenezer Baptist Church, 527 Park Ave. Visitation from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Additional funeral service 10 a.m. Saturday, Padgett Branch Baptist Church, 3311 Langfordville Road, Ridgeland, S.C. Visitation from 9 to 10 ...

Allethea Elaine Bruce

Memorial service will be held at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 251 Derr Drive in Lewisburg at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 24. The family invites you to lunch at La Primavera afterwards to share stories and celebrate Allethea’s life. Route 45 West of Lewisburg. Submitted by family.

Shirley Ann Mussina

Shirley Ann Mussina died peacefully on March 13, 2018, in Sparks, Nev., after an extended illness. The daughter of Oliver L. and Olive F. Fortney, Shirley grew up in Williamsport along with two sisters, Theresa (Ostrander), Mary (Kranz) and one brother, Oliver. She married her high school ...

Annie L. Ready

Annie Lee (Garvin) Ready, 98, of Williamsport, formerly of Ridgeland, S.C., passed away at her home in Williamsport on Saturday, March 17, 2018. She was born on Feb. 17, 1920, in Ridgeland, S.C. and was the daughter of the late Moses Edward and Geneva (Cohen) Garvin. In her early years, she ...

Sandra L. Bussom

Sandra L. Bussom, 70, of Montoursville, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport Regional Medical Center. She was born May 2, 1947, in Harrisburg, a daughter of Warner G. and Peggy L. Kuhlwind Gens. Sandy was a 1965 graduate of Montoursville High School, a 1967 ...

Eleanor J. McCracken

Eleanor Jean McCracken, 83, of Montoursville, passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018, at Arista Care at Loyalsock. Services will be private. Arrangements being handled by Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation & Funeral Home, 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. Send condolences at www.jamesmaneval.com.

Amos A. Young

Amos A. Young, 76, of Williamsport, died Sunday, March 18, 2018, at ManorCare South, Williamsport. He was born on Feb. 9, 1942, in Watsontown, and was the son of the late Raymond and Stella (Kurtz) Young. On July 25, 1961, Amos married the former Patricia A. Dunkle, who survives and they ...

John H. Gebhart Jr.

John H. Gebhart Jr., 90, of Cogan Station, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, at UPMC-Susquehanna, Williamsport. Born April 22, 1927, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late John H. and Hilda (Nelson) Gebhart Jr. John was a graduate of South Williamsport High School and retired from the ...

Richard A. Simes Sr.

Richard A. Simes Sr., 73, of Trout Run, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc, PC, 124 Main St., Watsontown. www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com