Obituaries

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A. Jeanette Swisher

A. Jeanette Swisher, 91, of Kinley Hollow Road, Mill Hall, passed away July 19, 2017, at the Williamsport Regional Hospital. She was born Jan. 17, 1926, in Loganton (Mt. Zion), to David F. and Bertha Munro Bixel. Mrs. Swisher was a 1944 graduate of the Lock Haven High School and a 1947 ...

20MazzanteOBIT

Joseph E. Mazzante

Joseph E. Mazzante, 59, of Montoursville, died July 18, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna surrounded by his loving family who never left his side. He was born April 28, 1958, in Williamsport, the son of the late Louis J. Jr. and Eleanor C. (Cillo) Mazzante. He was the owner of Mazzante Disposal, which ...

Shirley A. Kemp

Shirley A. Kemp, 70, of Elkland, passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. Private family services will be held at their convenience. Memorial donations may be made in Shirley’s honor to a charity of your choice. To send an online condolence ...

Alisha M. Christensen

Alisha M. Christensen, 24, of Elkland, passed away on Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com.

Funerals

HOUSEKNECHT — Brian L. Houseknecht, Millville, 10 a.m. today, Bunnell Funeral Home Inc. 179 E. Main St., Millville. FISCHLER — Audrey Ames Fischler, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. today, Shumway Hill Cemetery. WEINER — Walter A. Weiner, 12:30 p.m. today, Faith Lutheran Church, 71 W. First St., ...

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Robert A. Carothers

Robert A. Carothers, 87, formerly of Williamsport, went to be with the Lord Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Hospice of the Panhandle, Kearneysville, W. Va. Born Oct. 31, 1929, in Lock Haven, he was a son of the late LeRoy I. and Catherine E. Wetzel Carothers. Robert was a 1949 graduate of ...

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Evelyn K. McElwee

Evelyn K. (Bowman) McElwee, 66, of Coudersport, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Cole Memorial Hospital with her husband by her side. Born Dec. 2, 1950, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Robert T. and Eva P. (Runkle) Bowman Sr. She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Herbert ...

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Clifford J. ‘Sonny’ Edwards

Clifford J. Edwards, 81, of Henderson NV, passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2017. He was born on November 22, 1935, in Muncy, to the late Clifford W. and Ruth M. (Shnyder) Edwards. He was also predeceased by his sister Mary Lou (Edwards) Lunger in 2006. Clifford played baseball for the ...

Helen L. Ulmer

Helen L. Ulmer died peacefully in her sleep July 18, 2017, at home with her family by her side. She was born April 9, 1920, in Rose Valley, the daughter of the late Lawrence S. and Pearl A. (Heim) Bower. She married Elwood F. Ulmer on Nov. 1, 1941, and they celebrated 55 years of marriage ...

Greyson Mackenzie Barner

Baby boy, Greyson Mackenzie Barner, left footprints in our hearts on Monday, July 10, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. He was survived by his loving parents, Terry A. Jr. and Kimberly Ann (Cox) Barner; paternal grandparents, Terry and Esther Barner, of Mill Hall; paternal great ...

Leona Mae Sabo

Leona Mae Sabo, 91, of Williamsport, passed away at UPMC Susquehanna on Wednesday July 19, 2017. She was born in Williamsport on Feb. 10, 1926, a daughter of Samuel S. and Elsie Mae Williams. Leona was a member of Pine St. United Methodist Church, and had been employed at the former GTE ...

Joseph E. Mazzante

Joseph E. Mazzante, 59, of Montoursville, died July 18, 2017, at UPMC Susquehanna. A full obituary will appear in Friday’s edition of the Sun Gazette. Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.

Robert Lee Miller

Robert Lee Miller, 97, of Jersey Shore, passed away on July 18, 2017, in Bedford, Ky. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 24, 2017, at Trinity United Methodist Church, Jersey Shore, with visitation from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Online condolences may be made at ...

Funerals

ELLIOTT — Marvin G. Elliott, Watsontown, 11 a.m. today, Watsontown Cemetery. KELLER — Dorothy E. Keller, Montoursville, 11 a.m. today, McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville. Visitation from 10-11 a.m. SHRECK — Harriet P. Shreck, Montgomery, 11 a.m. today, First ...

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Ann Claudette Jackson

Ann Claudette Jackson, a resident of Enterprise, Alabama, died Sunday, July 16, 2017, at her residence. She was 77. Mrs. Jackson was born March 14, 1940, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania to the late Claude William and Annis Dorothy Brandt Lucas. She was a military wife and eventually moved to ...

Joshua R. Dillon

Joshua R. Dillon, 26, of Liberty, died Saturday July 15, 2017. Born Oct. 3, 1990, Josh was the son of Robert Dillon, Anderson, Ind. and Lisa Dillon, Lexington, S.C. Josh was a 2009 graduate of Liberty High School. He was employed by Wheeland Lumber Co. Surviving besides his parents are ...

Lindsay Michael Lowe

Lindsay Michael Lowe, 25, of Ulysses, died Monday, July 17, 2017. Friends may call at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, on Friday, July 21, 2017, from noon to 2 p.m. with funeral services following at 2 p.m.

G. Roy Ackley

G. Roy Ackley, 87, of Westfield, died Monday, July 17, 2017. Friends may call Friday, July 21, 2017, from 7-9 p.m. at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses. A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday in Ackley Cemetery, Sabinsville.

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Walter A. Weiner

Walter A. Weiner went home to be with his Lord and Savior on July 18, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, July 21, 2017, at the Faith Lutheran Church, 71 W. First St., Corning, N.Y., with visitation from 10:30 a.m. until time of service. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com.

Funeral

McDERMOTT — Jean Lorraine McDermott, city, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St. Visitation 9-9:50 a.m. WARD — Joyce Mary Ward, 1 p.m. today, Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. ZELLER — Joyce Shaffer Zeller, ...