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DAPP — Patricia A. Dapp, Loyalsock Township, 11 a.m. Monday, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. MAST — Tina Marie (Rovenolt) Mast, Troy, noon Monday, Bakerburg Community Church, Mainesburg, and noon Tuesday, East District Mennonite Church, ...

Mary Alice Ann Caffrey

Mary Alice Ann Caffrey, 88, formerly of Williamsport, passed away Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, at Valley View Rehab & Nursing Center following a long decline precipitated by the ravages of dementia. Born on Nov. 17, 1931, in Wilkes-Barre, Mary Alice was the daughter of Peter F. Goobic and ...

Arlene M. Weaver

Arlene M. Weaver, 94, of Montoursville, died Dec. 13, 2019, at The Gatehouse. She was born Nov. 18, 1925, in Dubois, a daughter of the late Oscar and Dorothy (Mann) Swanson. Arlene retired from C.E. McCall Middle School, in Montoursville, where she was a secretary and library aide. She ...

Delos Peter Lowe

Delos Peter Lowe, 68, of Elkland, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, at his home. In honoring Delos’ wishes, there will be no services. Burial will take place in Nelson Cemetery. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc. 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the ...

Rebecca Ann Emig

Rebecca Ann (Aurand) Emig, fondly known as “Becky”, 60, formerly of Williamsport, currently of Rosenberg, Texas, passed away on Dec. 12, 2019, in Sugar Land. She was born on May 23, 1959, in Hampton, Va. To say Becky loved the outdoors was an understatement. She enjoyed walking around ...

Joyce Rinehart

Joyce Rinehart, 64, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, with company of her family. She was born March 26, 1955, and was the daughter of the late Max A. and Thelma (O’Brien) Lukens. Joyce graduated from Williamsport High School in 1973 where shortly after, she met Earl and fell in ...

Max E. Newman Jr.

Max E. Newman Jr., 37, of Hughesville, died Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. Born Aug. 23, 1982, in Williamsport, he was a son of Mary I. (Snyder) Little and the late Max E. Newman Sr. Surviving, in addition to his mother, are a son, Max E. Newman III; his ...

Robert H. Ransom

Sept. 11, 1963 — Dec. 10, 2019 Pastor Robert H. Ransom, 56, of Hollidaysburg, passed away Tuesday at Garvey Manor from complications with Alzheimer’s. He was born in El Paso, Texas, the son of Jerry and Rita (Fry) Ransom. Rob married Grace Marie York in Roseville in 2002. Surviving ...

Doris M. Winter

Doris M. Winter, 85, of Watsontown, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 17 in the Chapel at Twin Hills Memorial Park, Montoursville. www.grenoblefuneralhome.com

Funerals

ATTS — Anita Kay Watts, Muncy, 10 a.m. today, Katy’s Church, 440 Katy’s Church Road, Muncy. COLLINS — Cory Rich Collins, city, 11 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. Visitation from 9:30 to 11 a.m. GEHRET — James J. Gehret, Loyalsock ...

Scott ‘Russ’ Bailey

Scott “Russ” Bailey, 70, died Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, after an extended illness. Born March 10, 1949 in Williamsport, he was the son of the late Edwin and Mary Kathryn Bailey. Russ graduated from South Williamsport Area High School and the former Williamsport Area Community ...

Tina Marie (Rovenolt) Mast

Tina Marie (Rovenolt) Mast, 58, Troy, died Wed., Dec. 11, 2019. Visitation is 10 a.m. to noon Mon., Dec. 16, Bakerburg Community Church, Mainesburg, service at noon.; and 11 a.m. to noon Tues., Dec. 17, East District Mennonite Church, Watsontown, service at noon. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com

Frances K. ‘Fran’ (Manning) Rice

Frances K. “Fran” (Manning) Rice, 68, Newark, Ohio, passed away Wednesday Dec. 11, 2019. Friends and family are invited to pay tribute to her life 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro, with a funeral to follow. www.tusseymosher.com

Sandra J. Bright

Sandra J. Bright, 79, of Montoursville, died Dec. 10, 2019, at her residence. She was born Feb. 17, 1940, in Watsontown, a daughter of the late James R. and Beatrice (Yocum) Criswell. Sandra was schooled in Watsontown and graduated from Watsontown High School in 1958. She was active with ...

James J. Gehret

James J. Gehret, 80, of Loyalsock Township, died Dec. 11, 2019, at The Gatehouse. He was born Feb. 22, 1939, in Williamsport, a son of the late Reginald J. and Helen L. (McKeown) Gehret. Jim was a graduate of Williamsport Area High School in 1957 and afterwards served in the U.S. Navy ...

Funerals

LESKO — John A. Lesko, 11 a.m. today, Christian Church at Cogan Station, 5904 Lycoming Creek Road, Cogan Station. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. MILLER — Nancy T. Miller, Lock Haven, 11 a.m. today, Yost-Gedon Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LLC, Lock Haven. ATTS — Anita Kay Watts, ...

Scott Lamont Watson

On Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, the Heavens opened, and God called home his child, Scott Lamont Watson. Scott was born on June 15, 1962, in Newark, N.J., to Arthur Lee and Connie Patricia (Ashford) Watson. From an early age, Scott’s parents instilled in him the value and importance of family, ...

Patricia A. Dapp

Patricia A. Dapp, 82, of Loyalsock Township, died Dec. 10, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna. She was born Feb. 13, 1937, in Williamsport, a daughter of the late Norris and Grace (Lupole) Hofer. Patricia retired from Lycoming County United Way. She was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church and ...

Sandra Bright

Sandra Bright, of Montoursville, died at her residence on Dec. 10, 2019. A full obituary will appear in the Friday edition of the Sun-Gazette. Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Nancy T. Miller

Nancy T. Miller, 86, Lock Haven, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, at Lock Haven Skilled Nursing & Rehab. Nancy married Dale G. Miller who preceded her in death. Services will be held Friday, Dec. 13, at 11 a.m., at Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC, Lock ...