Elizabeth ‘Lizzy’ Kilheeney

Elizabeth “Lizzy” Kilheeney, 77, of Loyalsock Township, passed away on May 27, 2019, at UPMC Williamsport.

Born in Williamsport on Oct. 26, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Roscoe and Edna (Snyder) Heim.

Elizabeth graduated from Montoursville Area High School in 1959 and retired from Tetley Tea. She was a member of St. John’s United Methodist Church, an avid reader, and enjoyed going to the casino. She also loved her dogs, Buddy and Elsa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Olafur Gudmundsson, and her sister, Marlene.

She is survived by her best friend and companion, Edgard Andreassen; her son, Jay (Deborah) Kilheeney, of Williamsport; two step-daughters, Erika Gudmundsson and Elfrida Gudmundsson; three grandchildren, Cory (Mary), Austin, and Emily Kilheeney; and one great-granddaughter, Kendra.

A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, May 31, at Montoursville Cemetery. A luncheon will follow at St. John’s United Methodist Church, 2101 Newberry St., Williamsport. Burial will be in Montoursville Cemetery.

The family of Elizabeth wishes to extend appreciation to the staff at Manor Care South and the nurses and doctors at UPMC Williamsport.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lycoming County SPCA, 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport.

Arrangements are being handled by Spitler Funeral Home.