Obituaries

Georgine Moorhead

Mrs. Georgine Moorhead, 96, of Newark, Del., formally of Williamsport, Pa., passed away peacefully during the early hours, on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at Brookdale Assisted Living in Newark, Del. Georgine graduated from New Castle High School, and later worked at the Alcoa aluminum plant during ...

Ruth A. Burkholder

Ruth A. Burkholder, passed away Nov. 6, 2018. Gathering of family and friends 1 to 2 p.m. Sat., Nov. 24, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 142 Market St., Williamsport. Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Reception to follow in the fellowship hall. Obituary and condolences at ...

Funerals

BUTLER — Oliver P. Butler, Wellsboro, noon to 4 p.m., today, family camp. LUTCHER — Mr. C. Robert Lutcher, South Williamsport, 11 a.m. Monday, Messiah Lutheran Church, 324 S. Howard St., South Williamsport. Visitation at Charles M. Noll Funeral Home tonight from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 ...

Nancy L. Brewer

Nancy L. Brewer, 80, of Mosquito Valley, passed away, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at her home. Surviving is her husband and high school sweetheart, Douglas L. “Doug” Brewer, with whom she would have celebrated 60 years of marriage with on Nov. 27. Born July 22, 1938, in Williamsport, she was ...

Margaret ‘Meg’ Eileen Finn

Margaret “Meg” Eileen Finn, born Dec. 17, 1975, died unexpectedly while traveling to China on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Meg was the daughter of Doctors David and Martha Finn. She was a graduate of Kent School in Connecticut and Harvard University. After living in Boston and Los Angeles, she ...

Jane E. Kuzio

Jane E. Kuzio, 89, of Williamsport, passed away on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at AristaCare at Loyalsock. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the newspaper and the family will provide the flowers. Crouse Funeral Home & Cremation Services are handling ...

Sandra R. (Heckler) Ringler

Sandra R. (Heckler) Ringler, 53 passed away on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2018, due to an automobile accident in Nelson, Pa. Family will receive friends at Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland, on Nov. 19 from noon to 3 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com

William ‘Bill’ Peele

William “Bill” Peele, 64, of Lawrenceville, Pa., passed away Nov. 14, 2018. Friends and family are invited to call on Monday Nov. 19, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA. A service will follow at 7 p.m. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com

George M. ‘Mac’ Lehman

George M. “Mac” Lehman, 68, of Elkland, passed away Nov. 15, 2018. Friends are invited to call at the Kenyon Funeral Home, Elkland, Tuesday from noon to 2 p.m. where funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. Please visit kenyonfuneralhome.com for a complete obituary.

Mr. C. Robert Lutcher

Mr. C. Robert Lutcher, 84, longtime resident of Main St., South Williamsport, died, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2018 at The Williamsport Home. Born Feb., 3, 1934, in Elimsport, he was a son of the late Robert and Laura M. (Kaiser) Lutcher. Bob was a graduate of the South Williamsport High School, ...

Funerals

EAKIN — David L. Eakin, Montgomery, 11 a.m. today, St. John’s Lutheran “Brick” Church, 196 Brick Church Road, Montgomery. Visitation from 9 to 11 a.m. HESS — Judith M. Hess, Canton, 11 a.m. today, North Street Community Church, Canton, PA. LUSCHYK — Altheda C. (Reademan) ...

William H. Murphy

William H. Murphy, Jr., 84, of Williamsport, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the Williamsport Home. William was the husband of the late Jacqueline A. Hassel Murphy, with whom he shared 48 years of marriage. William was born in Williamsport, on Feb. 8, 1934, and was the son of the ...

Adeline (Tomei) Nardi

Adeline (Tomei) Nardi, of Williamsport, passed away on Nov. 13, 2018, at Geisinger Hospice, in Danville. Born on Dec. 23, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Pacifico and Mary Lippoli Tomei. She was retired from Personal Appearance and was a longtime member of Mater Dolorosa ...

Paul F. ‘Slugger’ Bower

Paul F. “Slugger” Bower, 68, husband of Linda L. (Cohick) Bower, of 1654 McGill Hollow Rd., Linden, PA, went home to be with the Lord, on Nov. 13, 2018, following a brief stay at Hershey Medical Ctr., Hershey, Pa. Born on May 24, 1950, in Williamsport, he was the son of the late William ...

Carole L. Shaffer

Carole L. Shaffer, 73, of Jersey Shore, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at her home. In keeping with her wishes, there will be no services. Arrangements entrusted to Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, Jersey Shore. www.WelkerFuneralHome.com

Migrants fill Tijuana shelters, more on way to US border

TIJUANA, Mexico — Members of a migrant caravan started to meet some local resistance as they continued to arrive by the hundreds in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, where a group of residents clashed with migrants camped out by the U.S. border fence. About 100 migrants declined offers ...

Thomas N. ‘Jake’ Batchelor II

Thomas N. “Jake” Batchelor II, 76, of North Bend, Pa., died, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at the Bucktail Medical Center, Renovo, Pa. Born in Pottstown, Pa., he was the son of the late Thomas N. and Hazel (Houser) Batchelor. He was a former resident of Spring City, Pa., before moving to North ...

C. Richard ‘Dick’ Pratt

C. Richard “Dick” Pratt, 86, of Troy, Pa. (husband of Joyce), died Nov. 13, 2018. Hours are 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, at Pepper’s, in Canton, service at 1 p.m. Memorials to Faith Baptist Church, c/o 2307 Southside Rd., Canton, PA 17724. Full obituary/condolences ...

Evelyn K. Matson

Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, Evelyn (Kilmer) Matson, of Canton, passed away at Bradford County Manor. She was 97. She was born July 27, 1921, in Ellenton. Calling hours Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Church of Christ, Canton, followed by a celebration of Evelyn’s life at 1 ...

Funerals

MURPHY — William H. Murphy, city, Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. today, St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. NOWAK — Richard C. Nowak, Mansfield, Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. today, Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, 138 Saint Mary’s St. Blossburg, ...