Miscellaneous Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Obituaries


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Wayne L. Cryder
Wayne LaRue Cryder, 49, of 112 W. Melrose St., Marion Heights, a Jersey Shore native, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2000, at home following an illness of two months. A baker, he had been disabled for the past four years. He and his wife, the former Tammy L. Bitler, were married 21 years on July 14. He was a graduate of the Milton Hershey School, Hershey. He was a Lutheran. Born May 8, 1951, he was a son of Mervin John and Caroline Randecker Cryder. Surviving, besides his wife, are two sons, Donald and Nathan, both of Schuylkill Haven; his stepfather and mother, Gerald and Caroline Umstead of Montgomery; four sisters, Ruth Little of Daly City, Calif., Joyce Lane of Brooksville, Fla.; Crystal Smith of Turlock, Calif., and Kimberly Thompkins of Montgomery, and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be at noon Thursday in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery RR 2. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are being handled by Kelley’s, 1001 W. Arch St., Shamokin.

Leah E. Dwulet
LOCK HAVEN— Leah E. Dwulet, 77, of 18 Parkwood Drive, Lock Haven, formerly of Shamokin, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, in Lock Haven Hospital.Her husband, Harry F. Dwulet, Jr., died Feb. 28, 1981. She was a homemaker. Born, April 9, 1923 in Shamokin, she was a daughter of Amos and Sarah Heim Lahr. She was predeceased by three sisters, Pearl Wehry, Carrie Neary, and Kate Miller, and two brothers, Clarence and Raymond Lahr. Surviving is a son, Gregory Dwulet, with whom she lived. A private funeral will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by Helt Hanna Kline’s, 232 Hogan Blvd. Mill Hall.

Joseph N. Searfoss Sr.
WELLSBORO — Joseph N. Searfoss Sr., 62, of Wellsboro RR 2, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2000, in Soliders and Sailors Memorial Hospital after a lengthy battle with cancer. He and his wife, Jane A. Alexander Searfoss, observed their 38th wedding anniversary April 21. He was co-owner and operator of Seal’s Building Supply, Blossburg, and Hill’s Creek Truss Co., Wellsboro. He previously was manager of the Wellsboro and Troy Acme Markets. He was a member of the Wellsboro Moose chapter. Born April 9, 1938, in Sayre, N.Y., he was a son of Joseph F. and Anna L. Bourdette Searfoss. Surviving, besides his wife, are a son, Joseph N. of Wellsboro; a daughter, Polly Getgen of Wellsboro; four brothers, Harold and Ronald, both of Waverly, N.Y., Robert of Beaver Dams, N.Y. and David of Corapolis; five sisters, Helen Rimbey of Gillett, Joanne Jones of Painted Post, N.Y., Beverly Russell and Florence Vernon, both of Waverly N.Y. and Lois Wood of Alster; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Paul, and a sister, Ruth. The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Tussey-Mosher’s, 139 Main St., with the Rev. Kenneth Kitzmiller officiating. Internment will be in Wellsboro Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Nancy M. Starkweather
MIDDLEBURY CENTER — Nancy M. Starkweather, 55, of Middlebury Center RR 2, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2000, in Robert Packer Memorial Hospital, Sayre. She and her husband, Thomas L. Starkweather, observed their 39th wedding anniversary in December. She was employed by Wundies, Inc., Wellsboro Division, for more than 20 years. She was secretary of Niles Valley Cemetery. He was a member of Antrim Baptist Church. Born Oct. 5, 1944, in Wellsboro, she was a daughter of Anna Hughes Smith and Clarence W. Smith. Surviving, besides her husband, are a son, Randy L. Starkweather of Middlebury Center; a daughter, Cindy Turner of Frederick, Md.; her mother of Antrim; and seven brothers, Richard, Walter and Rick Smith, all of Antrim, Eugene, Jerry, and Bernard Smith, both of Wellsboro, and Thomas Smith of Mansfield. She was predeceased by brothers, Ronald and Robert Smith. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Tussey-Mosher’s, 130 Main St., Wellsboro, with the Rev. Dennis Crumb officiating. Internment will be in Niles Valley Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Grant F. Trick, 
Retired Canton Fire Chief
CANTON — Grant F. Trick, 49, of Canton RR 1 died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, in Troy Community Hospital, Troy. He recently retired as chief of the Canton Volunteer Fire Co. Arrangements are being handled by Pepper’s, Springbrook Drive.


DALKE — Thelma Rosencrans Smith Dalke, a city native, 10 a.m. today, Rolling Green Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg area.

RICHARDSON — Kyle Richardson, Middlebury Center RR 2, at 10 a.m. today, Tussey-Mosher’s, 149 Main St., Wellsboro.

SPACEK — Mary Elizabeth Spacek, a Canton native, 10 a.m. today, St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Canton. Prayer service 9:30 a.m.

CARPENTER — Aldas L. “Pete” Carpenter Sr., Linden, 11 a.m. today, Sander’s, 821 Diamond St. Visitation 10 to 11 a.m.

WEBER — Helen Weber, Kettle Creek, 11 a.m. today, Maxwells’, 205 Fifth St., Renovo.

MAGARGLE — Hazel M. Magargle, city, 11 a.m. today, Christian Church at Cogan Station, 5904 Lycoming Creek Road, Cogan Station. Visitation 10 to 11 a.m.

MANUEL — Wallace D. Manuel, Wellsboro, noon today, Carleton’s, Route 6 East of Wellsboro. Visitation 10 a.m. to noon.

HARRIS — Robert Dale Harris Sr., Lock Haven, 10 a.m. Tuesday, Welker’s, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore. Visitation 7 to 9 tonight.

SHORT — Alfred W. Short, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Tussey-Mosher’s, 139 Main Street, Wellsboro. Visitation 7 to 9 tonight.

KOCHER — Clifford R. Cocher, Muncy, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Wallis-Grenoble’s, 121 N. Main St., Muncy. Visitation 7 to 9 tonight.

LIMBAUGH — Glenn C. Limbaugh, Milton, 1 p.m. Tuesday, Bethany United Methodist Church, Milton. Visitation 7 to 9 tonight, Shaw’s, 400 N. Front St., Milton, and noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday at church.

BAIEROSKI — Dorothy E. Baieroski, Flemington, 10 a.m. Wednesday, St. Agnes’ Catholic Church, 3 E. Walnut St., Lock Haven. No visitation.

MYERS — Hope S. Myers, Montgomery, 11 a.m. Wednesday, St. John’s Lutheran (Brick) Church, 196 Brick Church Road, Montgomery. Visitation 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church.

FOOTE — Helen M. Foote, South Williamsport, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Noll’s, 1 E. Central Ave., South Williamsport. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

GUGLIELMI — Bruno J. Guglielmi III, Mildred, 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Fancis of Assisi Catholic Church, Mildred.

MORSE — Carole N. Morse, formerly of this city, memorial service, 11 a.m. Sunday, World’s End State Park, Forksville.

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