Obituaries

Relda Arlene (Woomer) Lyons

Relda Arlene (Woomer) Lyons, 94, of Milesburg, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 at Eagle Valley Personal Care Home. She was born on July 8, 1924 in Marsh Creek, the daughter of the late Floyd T. and Dora (Nyman) Woomer. Relda was a graduate of Howard High School. On June 29, ...

Peggy Lou (Heller) Holter

Peggy Lou (Heller) Holter, 87, of Lock Haven, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at Susque-View Home. Born Nov. 3, 1930 in Lamar, she was the daughter of the late Paul R. and Helen Mae (Hoy) Heller. Peggy was a graduate of Lock Haven High School. On Jan. 20, 1956 she married Gerald E. ...

Rebecca Kustanbauter

Rebecca Kustanbauter, 91, of Bellefonte, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at Centre Crest Nursing Home. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Howard Christian Church on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 at 11. a.m. with Pastor Ron Savits officiating. Friends and family will be received ...

Funerals

DRAKE — Helen Muthler Drake, of Windsor Heights, Iowa, died Sept. 5, 2018. Funeral service, 10:30 a.m. today, Short Funeral Home, 500 N. Defiance St., Archbold, Ohio. Visitation, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. MECKLEY — Sara Faye Packer Meckley, 90, of Julian, died Sept. 10, 2018. ...

Melvin L. Leathers

Melvin L. Leathers, 92, of Lock Haven, died, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 at his residence. He was born Jan. 30, 1926 in Salona a son of the late Walter Letterman, Sr. and Ruth (Wert). Melvin was married 65 years to the former Margaret I. Hanna. She preceded him in death June 1, 2011. He ...

Robert Carl Bloom

Robert Carl Bloom, 47, of Bellefonte, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Born on June 17, 1971, in Clearfield, he was the son of Carl R. and Lucy A. (Schurer) Bloom, who are both surviving at their home in Jersey Shore. On July 27, 1996, in Jersey Shore, he married the ...

Peggy Lou (Heller) Holter

Peggy Lou (Heller) Holter, 87, of Lock Haven, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at Susque-View Home. Born Nov. 3, 1930 in Lamar, she was the daughter of the late Paul R. and Helen Mae (Hoy) Heller. Peggy was a graduate of Lock Haven High School. On Jan. 20, 1956 she married Gerald E. ...

Dana T. “Tom” Eberhart

Dana T. “Tom” Eberhart, 73, of West Fourth Street, Lock Haven, passed away Sept. 10, 2018 at his home. Tom was born in Lock Haven on June 7, 1945, the son of the late Russel P. and Leota Hollick Eberhart. He was a 1963 graduate of Lock Haven High School where he served as a student ...

Jean M. Funk

Jean M. Funk, 85, of Jersey Shore, died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at the Manor Care North Health Center in Williamsport. Born April 11, 1933 in Blossburg, she was the daughter of Richard and Anna Leonard. She was preceded in death by two sons, Ronald H. Welch and Robert T. Welch. For ...

Funerals

MILLER — Truman Leroy Miller, 78, of Spotsylvania County, Va., died Aug. 29, 2018. Funeral service, 12 noon today, Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. DRAKE — Helen Muthler Drake, of Windsor Heights, Iowa, died Sept. 5, 2018. Funeral service, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Short Funeral Home, ...

Mary E. (Wert) Glenn

Mary E. (Wert) Glenn, 75, of Jersey Shore, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at the UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport. She was born on Aug. 23, 1943 in Lock Haven and was the daughter of the late Clarence I. and Jennie I. (Miller) Wert. Mary graduated from Lock Haven High School in 1961 ...

Geraldine G. (Ishler) Stroup

Geraldine G. (Ishler) Stroup, 96, a former resident of Avis, passed away, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at Maybrook Hills Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Altoona. She was born April 15, 1922 in Spring Township, near Zion, a daughter of the late Martin Luther and Laura (Sampsell) ...

Robert D. Gerst

Robert D. Gerst, 73, of Milesburg, passed away on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 at Centre Crest Nursing Home in Bellefonte. Robert was born in Pittsburgh on March 26, 1945. In 1989, he married his beloved wife, Carole (Myers) Gerst, who survives him at home. Robert attained his master’s degree in ...

Charlotte K. Edler

Charlotte K. Edler, 85, of 17 Peg Lane, North Bend, died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018 at Eagle Ridge Personal Care Home. Born Jan. 21, 1933 in Renovo, she was the daughter of the late Charles L. and Leona Shaffer Kime. On June 21, 1958 in Trinity Episcopal Church, she married Irvin W. Edler, who ...

Marcellus “Marty” Haupt

Marcellus “Marty” Haupt, 78, a Renovo native, passed away peacefully on May 3, 2018 in Los Angeles, Calif., where he resided. A graduate of Drexel University, Philadelphia, he was retired from Hughes Aircraft as an analyst in the space program. He enjoyed hiking and has hiked Mt. ...

Buddy Brickell

Buddy Brickell’s Life Tribute Celebration will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, from St. John’s Evangelical Church, 229 S. Broad St., Jersey Shore, Pa., with Rev. Dr. Kerry Aucker officiating. Friends and relatives are invited to call from 9:30 a.m. until service time Saturday ...

Funerals

MILLER — Truman Leroy Miller, 78, of Spotsylvania County, Va., died Aug. 29, 2018. Funeral service, 12 noon Friday, Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. DRAKE — Helen Muthler Drake, of Windsor Heights, Iowa, died Sept. 5, 2018. Funeral service, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Short Funeral Home, ...

Sara Faye Packer Meckley

Sara Faye Packer Meckley, 90, of rural Julian, passed away on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at Haven Skilled Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Lock Haven. Faye was born on Jan. 19, 1928, a daughter of the late James C. and Ada J. Watson Packer. On March 11, 1951, she married James A. Meckley, ...

Geraldine G. (Ishler) Stroup

Geraldine G. (Ishler) Stroup, 96, a former resident of Avis, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at Maybrook Hills Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Altoona. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Helt Funeral Chapel, Mill Hall.

Marie T. Cyckowski

Marie T. Cyckowski, 90, of Jersey Shore, passed away at Manor Care - Jersey Shore on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. Arrangements were entrusted to the Wayne P. Urbine Funeral Home, Inc. d/b/a Cremation Society of North Central PA, 408 S. Main St., Jersey Shore. “Our Family Serving Your Family.”