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Obituaries

Barbara J. Spring

Barbara J. Spring, 92, a lifelong resident of Muncy, died Sunday, July 19, 2020, at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. Services were held privately at the convenience of the family in Muncy Cemetery. A full obituary is available at www.grenoblefuneralhome.com.

Melinda Louise (Skinner) Watts

Melinda Louise (Skinner) Watts, 75, of Lock Haven, passed peacefully in her home, Saturday, July 25, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Watts Jr. A full obituary can be found at www.yost-gedonfuneralhome.com and the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home Facebook page.

David L. Fortin

David L. Fortin, 77, of Williamsport, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 26, 2020, at UPMC Susquehanna. A full obituary will appear in the next edition. Arrangements entrusted to Sanders Mortuary. www.SandersMortuary.com

Funerals

HERRING — Della M. Herring, city, 10 a.m. today, Cherry Grove Cemetery, Nordmont. WILLIAMS — Ralph W. Williams, city, 11 a.m. today, St. Boniface Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd., Williamsport. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. KELCH — Ronald J. “Jerry” Kelch, Montoursville, 6 to ...

Kenneth G. ‘Kenny’ Lowe

Kenneth G. “Kenny” Lowe, 78, of Fairfield Township, died July 24, 2020, at his residence. He was born May 31, 1942, in Shamokin, a son of the late Bert I. and Susanna E. (Lewis) Lowe. On Aug. 28, he would have celebrated 21 years of marriage with the former Sharon “Sue” ...

Kenneth P. Groff

Kenneth P. Groff, 82, Wellsboro, died Thursday, July 23, 2020. He was a U.S. Army vet. Visitation will be on Wednesday, July 29, noon to 1 p.m., at Winterstown United Methodist Church, 12184 Winterstown Road, Felton. Followed by a service. Burial will be held at Winterstown UB ...

Dolores Kay Mundy

Dolores Kay Mundy, 80, of Linden, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at her home. Born Oct. 19, 1939 in Huntington, she was a daughter to the late Claire G. Hardy and the former Edna B. Rolls. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers and a ...

Ralph W. Williams

Ralph W. Williams, 79, of Williamsport died, July 23, 2020. The family will receive friends at St. Boniface Church on Tuesday from 10 to 11 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Boniface Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd., Williamsport, 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 28. ...

Beverly A. (Whiting) Mason

Beverly A. (Whiting) Mason, 91, Wellsboro, passed away Friday July 24, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, at Tioga County Memorial Gardens. Arrangements have been entrusted to Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, Wellsboro. www.tusseymosher.com

Richard A. Arzberger

Richard A. Arzberger, 87, Mainesburg, passed away at his home on Sunday, July 26, 2020. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 30, at State Road Cemetery in Mainesburg. Services are under the direction of Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, 637 S. Main St., ...

Funerals

AIKEY — Alice I. “Hon” Aikey, Warrensville, 11 a.m. today, Kaufman Funeral Home, 2102 Northway Road, Williamsport. BURGESS — Ralph Burgess, Roaring Branch, 11 a.m. today, Pepper Funeral Home, Canton. DUNHAM — Krista Lea (Hockenberry) Dunham, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, ...

Jon Randolph ‘Randy’ Gehron

Jon Randolph “Randy” Gehron was born in April of 1940 and shed his mortal coil suddenly on June 14 of this year, surrounded by loved ones. He is survived by his son, Michael Gehron, daughter-in-law, Elizabeth McKay, and grandson, Jacob Gehron; his brother, Robert Gehron (and partner ...

Riley ‘TJ’ Welch

Riley TJ Welch, 8, of Jersey Shore, PA, had become one of God’s Angels on Sunday July 19, 2020. Riley was born June 5, 2012 in Lewis, Delaware. She is an only child survived by mother, Susan Carr, Linden, father, Larry Welch, and an uncle Michael Welch, of Williamsport. She was preceded ...

Howard L. Biichle

Howard L. Biichle, Sr., 93, of Williamsport, passed peacefully, Friday, July 24, 2020 at his home. His wife of 72 years Nancy L. Biichle, passed peacefully Thursday, April 18, 2019. Born March 26, 1927, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Elmer and Vinnie (Sholder) Biichle Howard ...

Peter J. Murphy

Peter J. Murphy, 60, of Williamsport died Monday, July 20, 2020. Peter spent his entire working career defending our country in the U.S. Navy. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.

Ralph W. Williams

Ralph W. Williams, 79, of Williamsport passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 23, 2020, at the home of his daughter in Montoursville, while surrounded by his loving family. Ralph was born in Williamsport on Dec. 19, 1940, a son of Charles S. and Gladys (Overdorf) Williams. He was a member ...

Della M. Herring

Della M. Herring, 90, of Williamsport, died Thursday, July 23, 2020 at the Williamsport Home. Born April 21, 1930 in Muncy Valley, she was a daughter of the late Norman L. Herring and Lucretia (Hamilton) Herring. Della was a hard worker her entire life and loved caring for her family and ...

Ronald J. ‘Jerry’ Kelch

Ronald J. “Jerry” Kelch, 82, of Montoursville, passed away at home on Friday, July 24, 2020. Jerry was born in White Mills, Pa. on March 24, 1938 a son of Charles J. and Violet L. (Kepner) Kelch. He was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church. Jerry retired in 1998 from Lonza. He was ...

Carolyn Barner

Carolyn Barner, 67, born April, 3rd 1954, of Linden went to be with her Heavenly Father on July 19, 2020. She was proceeded in death by her parents, William O. Funk and Jean Funk. Survived by her brothers, Larry Welch, of Jersey Shore, Michael Welch, of Williamsport, K. David Welch, of Lock ...

Arlene S. (Mowery) Huff-Yackel

Arlene S. (Mowery) Huff-Yackel, 78, passed away at home and into the loving arms of her Savior on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Due to the continued COVID-19 attendance restrictions, it is unfortunate and with great sadness that the family is announcing that the memorial service scheduled for ...