Obituaries

JoAnn Eichenlaub

JoAnn Eichenlaub, 85, of 236 Hunters Knoll Lane, Loganton, passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport. JoAnn was born in Bellefonte on August 22, 1932, the daughter of the late Bruce and Faery Shearer Emerick. She was a 1950 graduate of Hublersburg High School ...

David A. Decker

David A. Decker, 59, of Woolrich, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018. He leaves behind a daughter, Lindsey Decker, of McClure, Pa.; his mother, Wanda Decker, of Woolrich; and six siblings. Dave was preceded in death by his father, Glenn Decker; and brother, Randy Decker. There will be ...

Darl E. Pletcher

Darl E. Pletcher 75, of Bellefonte, passed away on March 31, 2018. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, April 6, 2018, from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home, 201 Spring St., Milesburg. Arrangements are under the direction of the Dean K. Wetzler Funeral, ...

Funerals

BOWER —Timothy Jon Bower, 34, of Lock Haven, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018. Memorial gathering for family and friends, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, April 8, Flemington First Church of Christ, 714 Canal St., Mill Hall. PLETCHER — Dale E. Pletcher, 75, of Bellefonte, died March 31, 2018. ...

Nickel L. Bierly

Nickel L. Bierly, 54, of Bellefonte, passed away at home on Sunday, April 1, 2018. Born on Dec. 28, 1963, in Bellefonte, she was the daughter of Jack E. Witmer, who is surviving her, and Peggy E. Witmer, who preceded her in death. She was married to her beloved husband David S. Bierly, who ...

Edith E. Longo

Edith E. Longo, 85, of Howard, passed away at Mount Nittany Medical Center on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. Born on Oct. 17, 1932, in Beech Creek, she was the daughter of the late James H. and Mina K. Martin Falls, Sr. Edith attended the Lock Haven High School. She was employed at Corning ...

Brenda K. Pletcher

Brenda K. Pletcher, 63, of Blanchard, passed away at her home on April 1, 2018. Born on Sept. 22, 1954, in Bellefonte, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Margaret Harter Pletcher. Brenda was a 1972 graduate of Lock Haven High School. She attended the Beech Creek Wesleyan ...

Richard Simes

Richard Simes, 73, of Trout Run, passed away March 19, 2018. He is survived by wife, Grace; son Rick (Mary); four grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, two brothers and one sister. He formerly worked as maanger for Denney Electric, Lock Haven. Funeral services, 11 a.m. Saturday, ...

Funerals

BOWER —Timothy Jon Bower, 34, of Lock Haven, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at Lock Haven Hospital. A Memorial Gathering for family and friends will be held on Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 1 until 5 p.m. at the Flemington First Church of Christ, 714 Canal St., Mill Hall. Arrangements are ...

Olive S. Miller

Olive Shields Miller, 84, formerly of the Rich Manor in Woolrich passed away April 1, 2018 at the Susque-View Home where she had resided. She was born Nov. 19, 1933 in Jersey Shore to Harry B. and Claire Forcey Shields. Olive was a graduate of the Jersey Shore High School and the Allentown ...

Fred C. Yearick

Fred C. Yearick, 87, 1351 Fox Hollow Road, Mill Hall, passed away Sunday April 1, 2018 at his home. Born July 11, 1930, in Mill Hall he was the son of the late Robert Musser and Clara Yearick. Fred was a 1948 graduate of the Lock Haven High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and was ...

Ruth E. Soo

Ruth E. (Berry) Muthler Soo, 86, of Lock Haven, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Susque-View Nursing and Rehabilitation Home. She was born April 25, 1931 in Salona, the daughter of the late William and Margaret (Barner) Berry. Ruth was a member of Phelps Chapel Church, Jersey ...

Howard B. Conway

Howard B. Conway, 77, of Mill Hall, passed away Sunday April 1, 2018 at ManorCare Health Services, Jersey Shore. Born October 30, 1940, in Renovo, he was the son of the late Mabel Stroub. Howard was a truck driver who had last worked for Green Logging. He is survived by one daughter, ...

Funerals

CARIS — Anna Kathryn Caris, 84, of Lock Haven, died March 30, 2018. Funeral mass, 11 a.m. today, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lock Haven. PLETCHER — Dale E. Pletcher, 75, of Bellefonte, died March 31, 2018. Celebration of Life, 4-5:30 p.m., Friday, April 6, Dean K. Wetzler ...

Raymond E. Wolfe

Raymond E. Wolfe, 77, of Lock Haven, passed away Friday, March 30, 2018 at his home. Born Dec. 22, 1940 in Loganton, he was a son to the late James and Edith (Fiedler) Wolfe. Also preceding him in death was a brother, Kenneth Womeldorf. Raymond honorably served his country in the United ...

Anna Kathryn Caris

Anna Kathryn Caris, 84, of 26 Woodward Meadows, Lock Haven, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on March 30, 2018. Born Dec. 28, 1933 in Orviston, Pa., she was the oldest daughter of Thomas and Garnetta Gunsallus Packer. She attended Robb Elementary School and ...

Darl E. Pletcher

Darl E. Pletcher, 75, of Bellefonte, passed away at his residence on Saturday, March 31, 2018. Darl was born on Nov. 10, 1942 in Lock Haven, a son of the late Harold D. and Anna Kovacic Pletcher. On Oct. 7, 1966, he married the former Janet Pletcher, who survives at home. Also ...

Olive Shields Miller

Olive Shields Miller, 84, formerly of the Rich Manor, Woolrich, passed away April 1, 2018 at the Susque View Home where she had resided. She was married to Clifford A. Miller who passed away July 8, 2004. Arrangement are being completed and will be announced by the Yost-Gedon Funeral ...

Funerals

TAURENCE — Eleanor Jane Taurence, 67, of Flemington, died March 29, 2018. Funeral, 11 a.m. today, Howard Christian Church, Howard. Visitation from 10 a.m. until time of funeral. BOWER — Timothy Jon Bower, 34, of Lock Haven, died March 23, 2018. Memorial gathering, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, April 8, ...

Funerals

TAURENCE — Eleanor Jane Taurence, 67, of Flemington died March 29, 2018. Funeral, 11 a.m. Monday, Howard Christian Church, Howard. Visitation from 10 a.m. until time of funeral. BOWER — Timothy Jon Bower, 34, of Lock Haven, died March 23, 2018. Memorial gathering, 1-5 p.m. Sunday, April ...