Obituaries

Shannan C. Fanning

Shannan C. Fanning, 47, of Avis, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. Born March 2, 1971 in Jersey Shore, she was the daughter to Robert L. Edkin and the late Anna Jean “AJ” (Ludwig) Edkin. Also preceding her in death was her mother in law, Kathryn E. ...

Lois Cohen Feldstein

Lois Cohen Feldstein, 85, of Baltimore, Md., passed away Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. She was born on April 20, 1932, in Baltimore, the daughter of the late Jack and Bertha Baer Cohen. Lois lived in Lock Haven from 1944 until she graduated from Lock Haven High School, Class of 1950, after which ...

M. Jean (Snoke) Bechdel

M. Jean (Snoke) Bechdel, 87, of Howard, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at her residence. She was born April 25, 1930 in Chambersburg, a daughter of the late Wilbur and Viola (Weingert) Snoke. She was married to Glenn M. Bechdel who died June 1, 2005. Mrs. Bechdel worked for the ...

Lawrence E. ‘Larry’ Harrow

Lawrence E. “Larry” Harrow, 69, of Jersey Shore, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018 at his home. Born Nov. 27, 1948 in Jersey Shore, he was the son to the late Herman and Marie (Schmidt) Harrow. He is survived by his sister, Betty Harrow, of Kissimmee, Fla. Services will be held at ...

Funerals

GATES — Sandra G. Gates, 77, of Howard, died April 16, 2018. Funeral services, 10 a.m. today, Kader-Neff Funeral Home, Howard. PEASLEY — Thomas Peasley, of Lock Haven, died April 12, 2018. Family and friends will be received from 6-7 p.m. Saturday at Yost-Gedon Funeral Home, Lock ...

Marlene E. (Karstetter) Heggenstaller

Marlene E. (Karstetter) Heggenstaller, 73, widow of Dennis D. Heggenstaller of 1391 W. Winter Road, Loganton, passed away at home on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Born in Lock Haven on Nov. 11, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Arnice (Duck) Karstetter. Marlene was a 1963 ...

M. Jean (Snoke) Bechdel

M. Jean (Snoke) Bechdel, 87, of Howard passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at her residence. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Helt Funeral Chapel, Mill Hall.

Funerals

GATES — Sandra G. Gates, 77, of Howard died April 16. Funeral services, tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Kader-Neff Funeral Home, Howard. Friends will be received at funeral home today from 6-8 p.m. Burial, Schencks Cemetery, Howard. PEASLEY — Thomas Peasley of Lock Haven, died April 12, 2018. ...

Mabel Ellen Overdorf

Mabel Ellen Overdorf (Moyer), 95, went to be with the Lord and Savior on Sunday, April 16, 2018. She was born on Nov. 13, 1922, in Roaring Branch, a daughter of the late Lee and Sara Moyer. She married Donald Leon Overdorf on June 22, 1941 and had 60 wonderful years together. She was a ...

Sandra G. Gates

Sandra G. Gates, 77, of Howard passed away on Monday, April 16, 2018 at her home. She was born on Oct. 7, 1940 in Blanchard, a daughter of the late William and Sarah DeHaas Bechdel. She was married for 51 years to Joseph Gates. He preceded her on April 22, 2010. Sandra was the owner of ...

Funerals

PEASLEY — Thomas Peasley of Lock Haven, died April 12, 2018. Family and friends will be received from 6-7 p.m. Saturday at Yost-Gedon Funeral Home, Lock Haven. RIPKA — Richard Allen Ripka, 66, of Mill Hall, died March 1, 2018. Memorial gathering, 4-8 p.m. today, Red Eye Center, 516 Canal ...

Charles C. ‘Buck’ Kramer

Charles C. “Buck” Kramer, 89, of Beagle Road, Mill Hall, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018 at Haven Skilled Rehabilitation and Nursing, Lock Haven. He was born in Salona on Aug. 26, 1928, the son of the late John H. and Nora Mae Gates Kramer. On March 20, 1948, he married the former ...

Rev. Leatha Archer

The Rev. Leatha Archer was born an only child to Lloyd and Hannah Arnold on July 5, 1938 in Lewistown. While attending Heidelberg College in Ohio, she met Jack whom she married on Nov. 1, 1958. Leatha and Jack attended the Lancaster Theological Seminary where she pursued a post-secondary ...

Edna Marie Traeger Hannegan

A memorial service honoring the life of Edna Marie Traeger Hannegan will be held Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the Faith United Methodist Church, 512 Hughes St., Bellefonte, with her pastor, Pastor Andrew Morgan, officiating. Friends will be received in the church one hour prior to ...

Edward H. George

Edward Harry George, 72, a resident of Fulmer’s Personal Care Home, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018 at Jersey Shore Hospital. Born on April 12, 1946 in Lock Haven, he was the son of the late Harry A. and Edna P. Confer George. Edward attended Hillview Wesleyan Church. He enjoyed ...

FUNERALS 

PEASLEY — Thomas Peasley of Lock Haven, died April 12, 2018. Family and friends will be received from 6-7 p.m. Saturday at Yost-Gedon Funeral Home, Lock Haven. RIPKA — Richard Allen Ripka, 66, of Mill Hall, died March 1, 2018. Memorial gathering, 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Red Eye Center, 516 ...

‘Night Court’ star Harry Anderson, dies at 65 suddenly in his home

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Harry Anderson, the actor best known for playing an off-the-wall judge working the night shift of a Manhattan court room in the televised comedy series "Night Court," has been found dead in his North Carolina home. Anderson was 65. A statement from the Asheville ...

Charles L. Marshall, Sr.

Charles L. Marshall, Sr., 79, of Vesper Street, Beech Creek, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Susque View in Lock Haven. He was born on July 27, 1938 to Russell L. Marshall and Mabel E. Quick. Charles graduated from Wellsboro High School and later entered the U.S. Army. He ...

Kenneth Wayne King

Kenneth Wayne King, 68, of McElhattan, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018 at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. Born on Feb. 5, 1950 in Lock Haven, he was the son of Elmer and Phyllis Snyder King. Kenny was a 1968 graduate of Lock Haven High School. He then served in the United States Army ...

Funerals

LONG — J. Francis Long, of Flemington, died April 11, 2018. Services, 1 p.m. today, Immaculate Conception Church, Water Street, Lock Haven. POWERS — Rhoda M. Powers, 81, of Jersey Shore, died April 11, 2018. Funeral service, 11 a.m. today, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1407 Allegheny ...