Obituaries

Christian James Vance

Christian James Vance

March 21, 1995 - September 11, 2017 In loving remembrance; Christian was a loving and devoted father, brother and son who left us much too soon. He is survived by his son Gage Vance, sister Kate Hillyard-Moore, nephew Sawyer Moore, and his mother JoAnn Kerstetter-Moore. He brought ...

Funerals

MOORE — A memorial service honoring the life of John R. “Bud” Moore, 89, who died Sept. 15, 2017 will be held Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 at 7 p.m. in the Cedar Heights Brethren in Christ Church, Mill Hall, with Pastor Scott Garman officiating. Friends will be received in the church from 6 ...

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Dorothy Edith Munro

Dorothy Edith Munro, 95, 31 John Deere Lane, passed away with her family by her side on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, at Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital. Born in Mill Hall on May 5, 1922, she was the daughter of the late George and Mabel (Laubscher) Englert. Dorothy was a lifelong resident of ...

Edward C Clawson

Edward C Clawson, age 90, of 23 Gwynned Wynd, Mill Hall, PA passed away September 22, 2017 at his residence. Ed was united in marriage on August 18, 1956 to the former Gwendolyn Bailey, who survives. Funeral Arrangement are being completed and will be announced by the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home ...

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GARDNER — James “Jim” Gardner, 85, of Bellefonte, died Sept. 18, 2017. Visitation 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, Emmanuel United Methodist Church of Christ, Jacksonville Road, Howard. LINGLE—Wilbur Lingle, 96, died Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 Services today, Sept. 25, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the ...

Lingle, Wilbur

Wilbur Lingle

Wilbur Lingle, 96, formerly of Kephart Plaza and a resident of Susque-View Home passed away Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 at the Lock Haven Hospital. He was born in Millheim on Sept. 20, 1921 to Morris and Agnes Davis Lingle. Wilbur had been employed by PPL for a number of years, he then delivered ...

Harold E. ‘Hezzy’ Zimmerman

Harold E. “Hezzy” Zimmerman, 89, of Snydertown, passed away on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, in Bellefonte. He was born in Elton, Pa., on Dec. 9, 1927, a son of the late Melvin and Jane Hedlund Zimmerman. On June 14, 1953, he was united in marriage to the love of his life, Patricia Miller. ...

Funerals

BICKEL — Dale S. Bickel, 84, died Sept. 18, 2017. Memorial service today 11 a.m., Grace Fellowship Church, 19 West Ridge St., Avis. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. VONADA — Bonnie Lee Vonada died Sept. 19, 2017. Funeral, today, 11 a.m. at Mackeyville United Methodist Church. Visitation one ...

Mildred A. Boatman

Mildred A. Boatman, 98, of Jersey Shore, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, at Manor Care Health Services, Jersey Shore. In keeping with her wishes, there will be no services. Arrangements entrusted to Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, Jersey Shore.

Funerals

BICKEL — Dale S. Bickel, 84, died Sept. 18, 2017. Memorial service 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, Grace Fellowship Church, 19 West Ridge St., Avis. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. GARDNER — James “Jim” H. Gardner, 85, of Bellefonte, died Sept. 18, 2017. Visitation 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, ...

Englert, Cody

Cody J. Englert

Cody J. Englert, 30, of Jersey Shore, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. Born Dec. 31, 1986, he was a son to Richard J. Englert and Rhonda A. Thompson. He was preceded in death by his father, and paternal grandfather, Deward Englert. Cody was employed at Jaflo. He enjoyed hunting, ...

Funerals

CARPENTER — Nancy Catherine Carpenter, 88, of Lock Haven, died Sept. 17, 2017. Service will be held today at 2 p.m. at St. Luke’s United Church of Christ, 1175 W. Fourth St., Lock Haven with Pastor Patty Dodds officiating. PETER — Elsie E. (Casper) Peter, 82, of McElhattan, died Sept. ...

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Dale S. Bickel

Dale S. Bickel, 84, passed away Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 at Nippenose Valley Village. He was married on April 9, 1955 to the former Jeanne M. Hoffman, who survives, and they have celebrated 62 Ω years as husband and wife. Dale was born on Jan. 9, 1933 in White Pine and was a son of the late ...

Richard Clyde Casper

Richard Clyde Casper, 73, of Renovo, passed away Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, peacefully at home after losing the battle with cancer. He was born Nov. 1, 1943, the son of the late William Casper and Erma Casper. In addition to his parents he was predeceased by three brothers; Stanley Casper, ...

Bonnie Vonada

Bonnie Lee Vonada

Bonnie Lee Vonada passed away on Sept. 19, 2017, surrounded by her family. Bonnie was born on Aug. 31, 1940, to Lee and Nellie Rupert. She grew up in Beech Creek and attended Bald Eagle-Nittany High School. She graduated in 1958 and then attended Lock Haven University. She worked briefly at ...

Angelo C. Tasselli

Angelo C. Tasselli, 95, passed away August 16, 2017 at his home in Arlington, Va. He was the son of the late John and Ann Tasselli. Born in Lock Haven, he was a Lock Haven Catholic School graduate. He lived in Arlington for 70 years. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He ...

Fay E. Watkins

Fay E. Watkins, 95, of Marsh Creek, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 at the home of her granddaughter, Alicia Smith. She was born on Dec. 23, 1921, a daughter of Harry and Abbie Woomer. On Oct. 1, 1940, she married Elry Watkins who preceded her in death. Fay was a hard ...

James H. Gardner

James “Jim” H. Gardner, 85, of Bellefonte, passed away at Mount Nittany Medical Center on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Jim was born on April 24, 1932 in Bellefonte, the son of the late Henry C. and Emma M. Wian Gardner. Jim is survived by his wife, the former Gloria J. Pardoe Gardner, ...

Funerals

CARPENTER — Nancy Catherine Carpenter, 88, of Lock Haven, died Sept. 17, 2017. Visitation will be on Wednesday, Sept. 20 from 8 to 8 p.m. at the Donald G. Walker Funeral Home Inc., 231 High St., Flemington. Service will be on Thursday, Sept. 21 at 2 p.m. at St. Luke’s United Church of ...

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Elsie E. Peter

Elsie E. (Casper) Peter, 82, of McElhattan, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 at UPMC Divine Providence Hospital. She was born in Renovo on Sept. 23, 1934, the daughter of the late Lewis R. Casper, Sr. and Madeline Conway Casper. Elsie was a 1952 graduate of Renovo High ...