Mr. John A. " Skip " Singer,Jr., 83 of Williamsport, passed away on Tuesday Nov. 18, 2013.
Mr. Singer was a member of the New Covenant United Church of Christ at Williamsport. He was a graduate of Lafayette College. He was awarded a Bachelors degree in chemical engineering in 1952. He was also a graduate of the Mining Mechanical Institute at Freeland in 1948.
Mr. Singer had served his country with honor in the United States Army during the Korean War.
Born Sept. 6, 1930 at Williamsport, he was the son of the late J. Anson and Martha Schweikle Singer.
Skip is survived by his sister, Carol Singer of Williamsport, His nephew and Godson, Brian J. Hess, of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey; nephew, Stephen Singer of Dallas, Texas; his niece, Susan Singer of Nacogdoches, Texas; and a great niece, Brianna M. Hess, of Egg Harbor Township, N.J., and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Monday at the New Covenant United Church of Christ, 202 East Third Street, Williamsport. His pastor, Rev. Karen Storke Whitson, will officiate. Interment will immediately follow at the Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at the church from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service.
The family declines to receive floral tributes and respectfully requests that contributions in memory of Mr. John A. Singer, Jr. may be made to the New Covenant United Church of Christ, 202 E. Third Street, Williamsport, Pa. 17701.
Arrangements are being directed by the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, 1 East Central Avenue, South Williamsport, Pa. www.charlesmnollfuneralhome.com