|Aldas L. “Pete” Carpenter Sr.
Aldas L. “Pete” Carpenter Sr., 84, of 6200 S. Route 220 Highway, Linden,
died Friday, Aug 11, 2000, at Manor Care Health Services. He and his wife,
the former Helen Doebler, observed their 33rd wedding anniversary June
23. He was an inspector for Textron Lycoming for 28 years. He was an Army
veteran of World War II. He was a life member of Woodward Township Fire
Co. He enjoyed farming. Born March 26, 1916, in Linden, he was a son of
William and Florence Waltz Carpenter. Surviving, besides his wife, are
two daughters, Patricia Lehman of Oriole and Pamela Meixel; two sons, Aldas
Jr. of Rauchtown and Franklin of Jersey Shore; two sisters, Ruth Smith
and Bertha Palmeter, both of Linden; a brother, William F. of Linden; grandchildren;
and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, John; and
two sisters, Marintha Wagner and Ethel Knauss. The funeral will be at 11
a.m. Monday at Sander’s, 821 Diamond St., with the Rev. Judi Hulslander,
of Pine Run United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Woodward
Township Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 to 11 a.m.
Lucy I. Curchoe Dietrick
Lucy I. Curchoe Dietrick, 89, of 1409 Hepburn St. died Wednesday, Aug.
9, 2000. She and her husband, Harry A. Dietrick, observed their 66th wedding
anniversary June 16. She was co-founder of Curchoe’s food stores with her
mother and three brothers. They opened their first store in the 1930s and
she retired in 1982 when the last of the markets were sold. She was a volunteer
at Divine Providence Hospital. She was a member of Messiah Lutheran Senior
Citizens group. A member of St. Boniface Catholic Church, she was a past
member of Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court of Our Lady of Victory
532. Born Sept. 4, 1910, in this city, she was a daughter of Royal S. and
Josephine Cosentine-Donato Curchoe. Surviving, besides her husband, are
four daughters, Carol J. Sortman and Joan J. Sortman, both of this city,
Dr. Lucille A. of Cleveland, Tenn. and Debbie D. Anthony of Northampton;
two sons, Harry A. Jr. of this city and Louis R. of Tucson, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren;
and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant son,
Joseph F.; an infant grandson; four brothers, Ernest F. Eugene A., Carl
A. and Lawrence S. Curchoe; and two sisters, Rose and Adaline. A Mass of
Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, in the church, 326 Washington
Blvd., with Msgr. Stephen D. McGough, as celebrant. Burial will be in St.
Boniface Cemetery. Friends may call at Crouse’s, 133 E. Third St. from
7 to 9 p.m. Friday.
Mildred C Fox
Mildred C. Fox, 83, formerly of Mackeyville, died Thursday, Aug. 10,
2000 at Mayfair Valley Retirement Center, Columbus, Ohio. Her husband Thomas
A. Fox died Dec. 18, 1994. She was a homemaker. Born Oct. 9, 1916, in Mackeyville,
she was a daughter of James T. and Carrie Jones Walizer. Surviving are
a daughter, Shirley Funt of Columbus, Ohio; a sister, Nellie Hayes of Mingoville;
two brothers, Harry Walizer of Zion and Grant Walizer of Nazareth; and
two grandchildren. The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Wetzler’s, 320
Main St., Mill Hall, with the Rev. Thomas Jones officiating. Burial will
be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Mill Hall. Friends may call at the funeral home
from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Robert Dale Harris
Robert Dale Harris Sr., 59, of HCR 80, Lock Haven, died Tuesday, Aug.
8, 2000, at Walton Medical Center, Monroe, Ga. He and his wife, the former
Jennette J. Maines, observed their 41st wedding anniversary Jan. 24. He
was employed by Reese Lumber for 20 years and American Lumber for 10 years.
Born March 27, 1941, in this city, he was a son of Donald C. and Edna R.
Ott Harris. Surviving, besides his wife, are four daughters, Betty R. Getgen
of Jersey Shore, Robin K. Krape of Avis, Donna J. of Monroe and Lisa M.
Douberman of Lock Haven; a son Robert Jr. of this city; a sister, Evelyn
Baney of Lock Haven; a brother, Donald of Loganton; 14 grandchildren; and
two great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Welker’s,
125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore, with the Rev. John Baney, officiating. Burial
will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home
from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.
Glenn C Limbaugh
MILTON — Glenn C. Limbaugh, 87, of Milton RR 2, died Thursday, Aug.
10, 2000, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg. His wife, the former
Evelyn Bastian, died in July of 1997. He retired as owner and operator
of the former Limbaugh Bakery, C&L Restaurant and was a partner of
Timms Bakery Co., Lock Haven. Earlier in life he was a member of the Civilian
Conservation Corps and was a baker at Stroehmann Bros., in this city. He
was a member of Gideon’s International, Milton Lions Club and the chamber
of commerce. He was a 50 year member of Bethany United Methodist Church,
a trustee and auditor and a member of its finance board and Sunday school.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a graduate of Jersey Shore
High School. Born Jan. 30, 1913, in Jersey Shore, he was a son of Wilson
and Rachel Cox Limbaugh. Surviving are three sons, the Rev. Glenn C. Jr.
of Berwick, John W. of Sandpoint, Idaho and Don C. of Lock Haven; eight
grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by
a son, Larry B. and a brother, Chester. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday
at the church, with the Rev. Elwood E. Leigey. Burial will be in Sallasasburg
Cemetery with military honors accorded by the combined veterans organizations.
Friends may call at Shaw’s, 400 N. Front St., from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and
at the church from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Wallace D Manuel
WELLSBORO — Wallace D. Manuel, 78, of Wellsboro RR 5, died Friday Aug.
11, 2000, at home. He and his wife, the former Ethel MacKinney observed
their 55th wedding anniversary in October. He was well known as “Whistling
Wally Bird.” He and his wife opened Ethel & Wally’s Lucheonette and
Deli, Maple Shade, N.J. he was the former owner and operator of Wellsboro
Natural Foods Center. He was a member of the National Rifle Association.
He was an Army veteran of World War II. He attended Independent Bible Church.
Born Oct. 22, 1921, in Philadelphia, he was a son of Loren W. and Viola
Hancheck Manuel. Surviving, besides his wife, are two daughters, Audrey
M. Norton of Browns Mills, N.J. and Cheryl L. Garson of Bellmawr, N.J.;
five grandsons; and a great-grandson. The funeral will be at noon Monday
at Carleton’s, Route 6 East of Wellsboro, with the David Bliss officiating.
Burial will be in Tioga County Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the
funeral home from 10 a.m. to noon Monday.
Alfred W Short
Alfred W. Short, 61, of Austin Street, Wellsboro, died Thursday, August
10, 2000 at his home. He was married to Elaine A. Knaus Short for 30 years.
He worked at the former Mergenthaler Linofilm retiring in 1983, and then
was a self-employed data base programmer. He was a 1955 graduate of Liberty
High School. He was a Methodist. He enjoyed golf, bowling, fishing, hunting
and card playing. He was a member of the Wellsboro and Liberty Veterans
of Foreign Wars, Tyoga Country Club and the Wellsboro Moose. He was an
Air Force Veteran. Surviving, besides his wife, are three sons, Chris Maynard
of Cranberry Township, Jeffrey and Jack Maynard, both of Palmyra, Va.;
two daughters, Sheila Hansen of Dryden, N.Y. and Susan Zammer of New Ringgold;
three sisters, Mary Kuryla of Seneca Falls, N.Y., Lynda Fogus of North
East, and Bonnie of Wellsboro; a brother, Raymond of Ebensburg; a step-grandmother,
Callie Butler of Wellsboro; and 13 grandchildren. He was preceded in death
by three sisters, Edna Kelly, Iva More and Dorothy Haines. The funeral
will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Tussey Mosher’s, 139 Main Street, Wellsboro,
with the Rev. Peter A. DeVantier officiating. Burial will be in the Tioga
County Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to
9 p.m., Monday.
RENOVO — Helen Weber, 82, of Kettle Creek, died Thursday, Aug. 10,
2000, at home. Her husband James E. Weber died March 27, 1990. She was
a member of Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a member of Zion’s
Evangelical Lutheran Church. She enjoyed fishing and bird watching. Born
Aug. 23, 1917, in Renovo, she was a daughter of Harry E. and Anna Leahy
Dickey. Surviving are three granddaughters, Linda Schmidt, Laura Fink and
Rachael Goss; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by
two daughters, Helen Schultz and Carol Carter; and infant son, Peter; two
sisters, Jennie Proctor and Doris Dickey; and two brothers, Harry E. and
John “Jack” Dickey. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Maxwells’,
205 Fifth St., with her pastor, the Rev. Steven Brauner, officiating. Burial
will be in North Bend Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from
6 to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Lucy M White
Lucy M. White, 84, of Waterloo, N.Y., mother of a city woman, died
Friday, Aug. 11, 2000 at Seneca Nursing Home. She was the widow of Kenneth
White. She was a homemaker. She was born in Dundee, N.Y., Feb. 14, 1916
a daughter of Burton and Saphronia Bump Wilcox. Surviving are three sons,
George of Bluff Point, N.Y., John of Tocca, Ga. and Bill of Penn Yan, N.Y.;
three daughters, Alice Wright of Stanley, N.Y., Arlene Watson of Dresdon,
N.Y. and Betty Furman of this city; two brother, Ellory Wilcox of Caddo
Mills, Texas and Dean Wilcox of Dade City, FLa.; a sister, Frances Gantz
of Newark, N.Y.; 29 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Weldon’s, 102 E. Main St., Penn
Yan, with the Rev. Robert Reagan, officiating. Burial will be in Lakeview
Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday
and 1 to 2 p.m. Monday.
FOX — Mildred C. Fox, formerly Mackeyville, 3 p.m. today, Wetzler’s,
320 Main St., Mill Hall. Visitation 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday.
DALKE — Thelma Rosencrans Smith Dalke, city native, 10 a.m. Monday,
Rolling Green Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg area.
RICHARDSON — Kyle Richardson, Middlebury Center RR 2, 10 a.m. Monday,
Tussey-Mosher’s, 149 Main St., Wellsboro. Visitation 2 to 4 and 7 to 9
SPACEK — Mary Elizabeth Spacek, Canton native, 10 a.m. Monday, St. Michael’s
Catholic Church, Canton. Visitation 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday Morse and Kleese’s,
40 N. Center St., Canton, rosary 8:30. Prayers 9:30 a.m. Monday, church.
CARPENTER — Aldas L. “Pete” Carpenter Sr., Linden, 11 a.m. Monday, Sander’s,
821 Diamond St. Visitation 10 to 11 a.m.
MAGARGLE — Hazel M. Magargle, city, 11 a.m. Monday, Christian Church
at Cogan Station, 5904 Lycoming Creek Road, Cogan Station. Visitation 10
to 11 a.m.
MANUEL — Wallace D. Manuel, of Wellsboro, noon Monday, Carleton’s, Route
6 East of Wellsboro. Visitation 10 a.m. to noon Monday.
HARRIS — Robert Dale Harris Sr., Lock Haven, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Welker’s,
125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. Visitation 7 to 9 p.m. Monday.
SHORT — Alfred W. Short, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Tussey Mosher’s,
139 Main Street, Wellsboro. Visitation 7 to 9 p.m., Monday.
LIMBAUGH — Glenn C. Limbaugh, Milton, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Bethany United
Methodist Church, Milton. Visitation 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Shaw’s, 400 N.
Front St., Milton and noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, church.