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Obituaries

Karen A. (Keavney) Wilson

Karen A. (Keavney) Wilson, 66, of Little Marsh, Pa., passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 1, 2019. Family and friends are invited to pay their respects on Thursday, March 14, from 7 to 9 p.m., at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, Wellsboro. www.tusseymosher.com.

Kenneth B. ‘Ken’ Wagner

Kenneth B. “Ken” Wagner, 58, of Jersey Shore, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He was born on Dec. 31, 1960 in Jersey Shore and was the son of Jack C. Wagner, of Jersey Shore, and the late Mary J. (Jameson). He graduated from Jersey Shore Area ...

Funerals

STRAYER — Lena M. Strayer, Montoursville, 10:30 a.m. today, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville. LAPOINT — Jane M. Lapoint, Middlebury, 3 p.m. today, Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 Main St., Elkland. Visitation from 1 to 3 p.m. DOANE — James L. Doane, ...

Charles W. White

Charles W. White, 86, of Clearwater, Fla., went to be with the Lord on Feb. 24, 2019, at the hospital in Daytona, Fla. He shared over 57 years with his wife, Katherine Zachos White, and two sons, Basil White and Dr. Alexander White, M.D., both from Daytona Beach, Fla. Charles was preceded ...

Helen D. Bartle

Helen D. Bartle passed away peacefully at The Williamsport Home on March 2, 2019, where she received excellent care from the entire staff for many years. Helen was born Feb. 21, 1947, to Robert N. and Mabel Q. Dennis in Wellsboro. She was preceded in death by her parents, her former ...

William E. ‘Bill’ Foresman

William E. “Bill” Foresman, 75, of Allenwood, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Milton Nursing and Rehab Center where he had been residing the past two days. Born June 2, 1943 in Williamsport, he was the son of the late Robert Lawrence and Hazel M. (Lindenmuth) Foresman. His wife ...

Naomi Pepper

Naomi Pepper, 81, of Monroeton, Pa., died peacefully on March 3, 2019, at home, while surrounded by her loving family. Services will be private. Pepper’s Funeral Home, Canton is assisting the family. www.pepperfuneralhomes.com

M. Aldeen Bauer

M. Aldeen Bauer, 96, formerly of Williamsport and Hughesville, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at AristaCare of Loyalsock with her daughter, Diane, at her side. Aldeen was born in Sykesville on June 4, 1922, the daughter of William and Mary Crawford Stahl. She was a graduate of ...

James L. Doane

James L. Doane, 78, Wellsboro, passed away peacefully, on Monday, March 4, 2019, at UPMC Susquehanna Soldiers & Sailors Hospital in Wellsboro. Family and friends are invited to pay their respects on Friday, March 8, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main ...

Jane M. LaPoint

Jane M. LaPoint, 74 of Middlebury, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019, at her home. Family will receive friends at the Kenyon Funeral Home, 214 W. Main St., Elkland, on Thursday, March 7 from 1 to 3 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com

Cora B. Sawyer

Cora B. Sawyer born Aug. 27, 1946, passed away unexpectedly in her home in Lindley, N.Y., on March 4, 2019. Private services held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in care of Kenyon Funeral Home. www.kenyonfuneralhome.com

Funerals

LEWIS — Ann L. Lewis, Nisbet, 11 a.m. today, Crouse Funeral Home and Cremation Svcs., 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. SCAIFE — Richard S. Scaife, city, 11 a.m. today, Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. WEISEL — Harry M. Weisel Jr., ...

Robert H. Drick

Robert H. Drick, 89, of Allenwood, passed away peacefully in the loving care of the AristaCare Nursing Facility in Loyalsock Township, on Friday, March 1, 2019. Born May 16, 1929 in Allenwood, he was the son of the late Fred and Kathleen (Fritz) Drick. He was married to Shirley (Baker) ...

Martha A. ‘Marty’ Pryor

Martha A. “Marty” Pryor, 92, of Williamsport, died peacefully, with her sons by her side, on Feb. 24, 2019 at The Gatehouse of Divine Providence Hospital. Born Aug. 14, 1926 in Elkland, Pa., she was a daughter of Norman Earnest and Edith Kohler Tracy. She was a 1944 graduate of Williamsport ...

Velma A. Otis

Velma A. Otis, 94, of Morris, passed away Friday, March 1, 2019, at Broad Acres Nursing Home, Wellsboro. Family and friends are invited to pay their respects Wednesday, March 6, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St. Wellsboro, where the funeral service will be held at ...

Edith F. ‘Edie’ Tweedie

Edith F. “Edie” Tweedie, 81, of Ulysses Township, Genesee, Pa., died Saturday, March 2, 2019. Services will be private. Arrangements are entrusted to Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses.

Nancy Jane Gruver

Nancy Jane Gruver, 77, of Montgomery, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, while traveling in Florida. Born April 5, 1941 in Lewisburg, she was a daughter of the late Ambrose and Martha (Reaser) Simon. On Dec. 30, 1960, she married Dennis M. Gruver, who survives, and together they celebrated 58 ...

Kathy L. Gottschall

Kathy L. Gottschall, 63, of Jersey Shore, entered into her Lord’s Holy presence on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at The Gatehouse in Williamsport; where she was surrounded by her loving family. Jesus looked at her glowing face, smiling he said, “Well done, my good and faithful servant”. ...

Chief Petty Officer Melvin K. Kepner

Chief Petty Officer Melvin K. Kepner, United States Navy, Retired, 84, of Montoursville and formerly of Hughesville, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at Lady Lake, Fla. Born April 25, 1934 in Sonestown, he was a son of the late Kenneth V. and Viola E. (Wilson) Kepner. He and his wife, Ann Marie ...

Martha W. Stahl

Martha W. Stahl, 81, of Williamsport, passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at Rose View Center. Born Feb. 21, 1938 in Rochester, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late John and Caroline (Albert) Webb. She enjoyed traveling to Florida, spending time in the sun, swimming, painting and ...