Obituaries

Wayne L. Mitchell

Wayne L. Mitchell, 74, of Beech Creek, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at his home. Born on Feb. 14, 1943, in Lock Haven, he was the son of the late Lloyd Mitchell and Ada Kathryn Andrews Mitchell Haagen. On Feb. 10, 2006, in Mill Hall, he married Mary E. O’Connor who survives at ...

Ronald L. Kitt

Ronald L. Kitt, 81, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nev. He was the son of the late Louis and Pauline Kitt of Windber. Ronald Kitt was a graduate of Lycoming College. He taught school for 31 years in the Jersey Shore School District and retired in 1993. His many ...

Susan M. Kramer

Susan M. Kramer, 59, of Mill Hall passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Feb. 23, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born on January 22, 1958, Sue was the daughter of the late Earl and Margaret (Considine) Muthler. Sue is survived by her sons, Lance R. (Anna) Kramer and Chad C. ...

Kathleen H. Barner

Kathleen H. Barner, 96, a resident of the Susque-View Home, formerly of Mill Hall, died Feb. 24, 2017, at Susque-View. Born Nov. 15, 1920, in Mill Hall, she was the daughter of the late Dean and Essie Butler Bennett. Her husband, Raymond M. Barner, died May 3, 1989. Earlier in her life Kay ...

Funerals

RISLEY — Fred L. Risley Jr., 62, of North Bend, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. Memorial service at noon today, Renovo Fire Department, 230 Eleventh St., Renovo. Visitation 10 a.m. until the time of the service. SHOOP — Keith Ray Shoop, 58, died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. Memorial service 11 a.m. ...

Grayson Michael Strunk

Our Gray A mission of pain and plea We will find our ways together, yes your mom and me -another day’s passed, a father’s love cannot be lost. Hold our hands, dear son. Like Daedalus to Icarus we’ll show you the sun. Far away, yet so close- Deep within our grieving ...

James A. Palski

James A. Palski, 78, of Jersey Shore, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at Manor Care South, Williamsport. Born Sept. 23, 1938, in Clearfield, he was a son to the late Anthony R. Palski and the former Dorothy M. Rummings. For many years he was the owner of the Gulf & AAMCO Gas ...

Arlington ‘Buck’ Walizer

Arlington “Buck” Walizer, 87, 1726 Long Run Road, Mill Hall, died Feb. 20, 2017, at Haven Skilled Rehab and Nursing Center. Born June 22, 1929, in Salona, he was the son of the late Raymond R. and Beulah N. Burner Walizer. In 1954 he married Delphine E. Lucas who died Jan. 24, 1985. ...

Billie Jean Albertson

Billie Jean Albertson, 74, of Milton passed away on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, at her home. Born in Milton on Nov. 24, 1942, she was the daughter of the late William H. and Loretta (Crosley) Albertson. She was married to William E. Albertson. Her death breaks a marital union of 20 years. Billie ...

Funerals

BEAVER — Shirley A. Beaver, 69, of Remington, Va., died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. Mass of Christian Burial, 1 p.m. today, Precious Blood Catholic Church, 114 E. Edmonson St., Culpeper, Va. 22701. RISLEY — Fred L. Risley Jr., 62, of North Bend, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. Memorial service at ...

Ralph Paul Manno, Jr.

Ralph Paul Manno, Jr., 68, of 555 Fishing Creek Road, Mill Hall, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, at Mt. Nittany Medical Center. Born Aug. 28, 1948, in Lock Haven, he was the son of the late Ralph Paul Manno, Sr. and Angeline Bonadio Manno. Ralph was a 1966 graduate of Bald ...

Fred L. Risley, Jr.

Fred L. Risley, Jr., 62, of North Bend, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at Bucktail Medical Center. Born Oct. 22, 1954, in Williamsport, Fred was the son of the late Fredrick L. Sr. and Anna M. (Blair) Risley. He served his country in the U.S. Navy for four years as a boiler ...

Clifford G. Yarnell

Clifford G. Yarnell, 59, 621 Frederick St., Flemington, died Feb. 21, 2017, at his home. Born Dec. 7, 1957, in Lock Haven, he was the son of Leona Romayne Heltman Yarnell who survives in Flemington and the late Robert G. Yarnell who died Oct. 7, 2012. Clifford was a 1976 graduate of the ...

Alice Trostle Terrill

Alice Trostle Terrill, 95, of New Cumberland, formerly of South Highland Street in Lock Haven, died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at Messiah Lifeways, Upper Allen Township. She retired from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare. Prior to that, she worked for the former ...

Funerals

GILL — Constance Marie Gill, 80, of Lock Haven, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. Funeral service today at noon at the Salvation Army Church, 119 E. Church St., Lock Haven. Visitation 10 a.m. until the time of the service. LAMEY — Eleanor Jean Lamey, 80, of Loganton, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. ...

Keith Ray Shoop

Keith Ray Shoop, 58 years young, walked his own path through life. His journey ended unexpectedly on Jan. 22, 2017. Born on May 15, 1958, at Jersey Shore Hospital, he was the third of five sons for Jeanne VanEmon Shoop Shreckengast (Joseph Sr.) of Castanea, and James Shoop (Catherine) of ...

Shirley A. Beaver

Shirley Ann Beaver, 69, of Remington, Va., died on Feb. 21, 2017, at Brookside Health and Rehab in Warrenton, Va. She was born in Jersey Shore on Jan. 6, 1948, a daughter of Wallace and Esther Rhinehart, who preceded her in death. Mrs. Beaver was a member of Precious Blood Catholic ...

Clifford G. Yarnell

Clifford G. Yarnell, 59, 621 Frederick St., Flemington, died Feb. 21, 2017, at his home. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, Pa. Online condolences can be made at www.wetzlerfuneralhome.org.

Funerals

STROUP — Robert B. Stroup, 79, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. Visitation for friends and family will be on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 11 a.m. to noon. GILL — Constance Marie Gill, 80, of Lock Haven, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. Funeral service Thursday, Feb. 23, at noon at the Salvation Army ...

Eleanor Jean Lamey

Eleanor Jean (Kulp) Lamey, 80, wife of Robert D. Lamey of 1346 E. Winter Road, Loganton, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. Born in Loganton on May, 3, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Chester F. and Ardena R. (Heltman) Kulp. “Jean” and Bob ...