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Robert L. Allen
Robert L. Allen, 76, of San Antonio, Texas, a city native, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2000. He and his wife, Elfreeda, observed their 54th wedding anniversary recently. He retired as a finance officer in 1963. He was financial manager for the National Advertising program in the Air Force Recruiting Service at Randolph Air Force Base. Allen was a fighter pilot in the U.S. Air Force in Europe during World War II. Born June 20, 1924, city, he was the son of Albert and Elizabeth Allen. Surviving, besides his wife, are three daughters, Karen Malek of Grove, N.Y. and Jeanne Selfridge of Bethany, Okla. and Sharon of Austin, Texas; a son Thomas of Indialantic, Fla.; a brother, Thomas P. of Senatobia, Miss. six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Porter Loring Chapel, San Antonio, Texas. Burial with military honors will be in Ft. Sam Housrton National Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Porter Loring’s, San Antonio.

Elizabeth Grieb Andrews
Elizabeth Grieb Andrews, 80, formerly of Salona, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at Lock Haven Hospital Extended Care Unit, where she had been a resident of three years. Her husband, Harold William Andrews died July 3, 1987. She worked at the former Sylvania plant, Mill Hall and at the Salona Post Office. She formerly attended the Salona Senior Center. She was a member of Salona United Church of Christ. Born April 5, 1920, in East End Nittany Valley, she was a daughter of Aaron and Helen Miller Grieb. Surviving are three sons, Robert E. of Salona, Allen R. of Mill Hall RR 3 and Jeffrey W. of West Henrietta, N.Y.; three brothers, Robert Grieb of Tylersville and Karl and Gerald Grieb, both of Rote; three sisters, Lois Miller of Salona, Marion Weaver of Ocala, Fla. and Gladys Hurd of Clearfield; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Wilbur Grieb. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Yost-Gedon’s, 121 W. Main St., Lock Haven, with the Rev. Jack D. Archer, retired minister, officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Lamar. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 tonight.

Eugene A. Barnhart
Eugene A. Barnhart, 75, of 710 Snaury Town Road, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit. He and his wife, the former Carolyn “Carrie” Clark, would have observed their 51st wedding anniversary Aug. 20. He retired in 1985 as an elementary school teacher at Montgomery where he taught for 32 years he previously taught at Twin Lakes Elementary School on the Navajo Reservation in New Mexico. He was a 1942 graduate of Bellefonte High School and a 1952 graduate of Lock Haven State Teachers College. He was a member of the Pennsylvania State Retired Teachers Association. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Cogan Station. He served in the Navy from 1945 to 1946. He enjoyed playing harmonica, cars, traveling and history. Born Oct. 5, 1924, in New Castle, he was a son of Samuel B. and Grace Barnhart. Surviving, besides his wife, are six sons, Les of Selinsgrove, Jim of Bellefonte, Tom, Andy and John, all of Montgomery and Ben of LaBelle, Fla.; a brother, Samuel of Los Angeles, Calif.; a sister, Grace Luhrs of Boca Raton, Fla; and 26 grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Betzer’s, 108 N. Main St., Muncy, with his son Les, officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

R. Richard Bowers
JERSEY SHORE — R. Richard Bowers, 79, of 1820 Dockwood Trail, Chesapeake, Va., a Jersey Shore Native, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000, at home. His wife, Alva Bowers survives. He was a meat cutter and had worked at Robbs Store, Avis. He was a World War II Marine Corps veteran and a Korean War Navy reserves veteran. He attended Jersey Shore Schools. He was a former member of Phelps Chapel, Jersey Shore and a member of Covenant United Methodist Church, Chesapeake. Born Sept. 15, 1920, in Jersey Shore, he was a son of Harry C. and Esther Armstrong Bowers. Surviving are a son, Dennis of Chesapeake; a daughter, Lee Anne Szwyoek of Chesapeake; a brother, Charles of Jersey Shore; three sisters, Jane Miller, Catherine Lundy and Erba Kibbe, all of Jersey Shore; three grandchildren; and a great-grandson. He was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rearick-Carpenter’s, 1002 Allegheny St. Burial will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park with military honors accorded by Korean War Veterans of Lycoming County. Friends may call at the funeral home from 1 to 2 p.m. The family will provide the flowers.

Bruno J. Guglielmi III
MILDRED — Word has been recieved of the death of Bruno J. Guglielmi III, 24, of this community who died Sunday, July 2, 2000, in an automobile accident in Two Rivers, Alaska, along with his unborn child, Klein Guglielmi. He and his wife, the former Krystal Klein, were married July 4, 1996. A sergeant in the Army, his first assignment was at Fort Drum, N.Y. He was then assigned to Alaska where he and his wife lived in North Pole. He served with Charlie Co. 1-17th Infantry as a team leader with 1st Platoon and later a squad leader with 2nd Platoon. He was a graduate of PLDC, Air Assault, Combat Lifesaver, Field Sanitation, and Cold Weather Leader’s Course. He was promoted to Sergeant Oct. 8. His awards and decorations included a commendation medal, two achievement medals, expert infantry badge, air assault badge and the national defense ribbon. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing, archery and skeet shooting, he was an expert rifleman. He was a graduate of Sullivan County High School. He was a member of the White Ash Land Association and McDermott Post 452, American Legion. He was a member of Mildred Fire Department and an emergency medical technician for Mildred Ambulance Association before he enlisted in the Army. Born Feb. 26, 1976, in Towanda, he was a son of Donna Guglielmi and Bruno John Guglielmi Jr. Surviving, besides his wife, are his mother, Donna; a sister, Melissa Guglielmi Mapes; grandparents George and Hazel Wettlaufer; a nephew; and several aunts and uncles. He was preceded in death by his father, in 1983 and grandparents Millie and Bruno Guglielmi Sr. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, here, with the Rev. Michael B. Harris officiating. Interment will be in the adjoining parish cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Homer’s, 206 Water St., Dushore.

John Edward Lehman
John Edward Lehman, 53, a former city resident, died Tuesday Aug. 8, 2000, while on a business trip in Cincinnati. He lived in Grafton, Ohio for the last 12 years. His wife of 14 years, Pamela, survives. He was employed by J.C. Mottinger Association, Pittsburgh, as a design engineer, for two years and previously with GlowCare, a division of MTD Products. He enjoyed vintage car and auto cross racing. Born Feb. 5, 1947, in Emmaus, he was a son of Revere and Marion Lehman. Surviving, besides his wife, are a daughter, Emily Townsend of Albany, N.Y.; a sister, Sally Markle of Columbia, Ky.; and a grandson, Jonathan Townsend. Funeral and burial services will be scheduled at a later date at Moravian Church Cemetery, Emmaus. Arrangements are being handled by Blackburn’s 1021 Main St., Grafton.

Elwood F. Miller
Elwood F. Miller, 85, of 2123 Blair St., died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. His wife, the former Alzine E. Fulmer died March 19, 1992. He retired in 1980 as a sales representative for Statesville Furniture Co., in North Carolina, after 40 years. Born Dec. 6, 1914, in Montgomery, he was a son of J. Ray Miller and Mabel Elizabeth Fulmer Miller. He was a member of Red Ridge Hunting Club and enjoyed fishing. He was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church. Surviving are a son, Herbert Ray of this city; a daughter, Donna Kay of this city; a sister, M. June Myers of Hughesville; and three grandsons, Timothy Ray, Michael David and Jason Travis Ott. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Dr. Max C. and Donald. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Noll’s, 1 E. Central Ave., South Williamsport, with the Rev. Harlan Frank Showers, Church of the Savior, Lutheran, officiating. Burial will Wildwood Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday. The family will provide the flowers.

Bernard N. Murphy
Bernard N. Murphy, 82, formerly of 1100 Jordan Ave., died Monday, Aug. 14, 2000, at the Meadows, Montoursville. He and his wife, the former Helen B. Vallentine, observed their 57th wedding anniversary March 9. He retired after 24 years as post master in Dushore. He was a member of American Legion Post 452, Mildred, a life member of Dushore Fire Co. and a member of White Ash Land Association, Mildred. He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Montoursville. He was a World War II Navy veteran participating in six invasions at North African, Cicily, Solarno, Normandy, Southern France and Okinawa. H was an avid hunter and fisherman. Born Sept. 15, 1017, in Mildred, he was a son of Francis and Catherine Cunningham Murphy. Surviving are a son, J. Michael of Muncy; a daughter, Carroll D’Mar Shimun of San Fransisco, Calif; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Catherine. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church, 800 Mulberry St., with the Rev. Thomas Shoback, officiating. Burial will be in St. Basil’s Cemetery, Dushore. Arrangements are being handled by Crouse’s, 133 E. Third St. The family will provide the flowers.

Lance Allen Raisch
Lance Allen Raisch, 19, of 233 Hughes St., died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, on Lower Manor Road, Plunketts Creek Twp. Arrangements are being handled by Crouse’s, 133 E. Third St.

Lydia Jane Furst Sente
Lydia Jane Furst Sente, 84, of 23 Ridge Road, Salona, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at home. Her husband, Frank Sente, observed their 57th wedding anniversary Oct. 31. She retired as an english teacher from Bald Eagle Nittany High School, Mill Hall after 14 years, she previously taught at Lock Haven High School and Wood School, Langhorn. She was a 1934 graduate of Lock Haven High School and a 1938 graduate of Lock Haven Normal School. She was a member and past regent of the Daughter of the American Revolution, Col. Hugh White Chapter. She was a member of Great Island Presbyterian Church, Lock Haven and a SUnday school teacher there. Born Aug. 18, 1915, in Bend, Ore, she was a daughter of Luther C. and Laura Karen Williams Furst Jr. Surviving, besides her husband, are two sons, Stephen F. of Lamar and Frank L. of State College; and a grandson. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Helt Hanna Kline’s, 232 Hogan Blvd., Mill Hall, with the Rev. Kenneth G. Page, officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 tonight.

Edna S. Phillips
The memorial service will be today for Edna S. Phillips, 88, formerly of Hughesville who died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2000, at Williamsport Hospital emergency room. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. at Moreland Community Church, Muncy, with the Rev. Harold Teufel officiating. Arrangements were handled by Maneval’s, 500 W. Fourth St.

Eleanor A. Stutzman
Eleanor A. Stutzman, 81, of 3441 Northway Road, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at home. Her husband Harry E. Stutzman died April 11, 1988. Born Sept 8, 1918, in this city, she was a daughter of Edward and Agnes Lambert Eiswert. Surviving are three sons, Stanley E., Earl L. and David L., all Williamsport RR; a daughter, Nina A. Easton of Montoursville; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Green View Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 1955 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, with the Rev. Mark R. Applebee, officiating. Burial will be in Montoursville Cemetery. Friends may call at Spitler’s, 733 Broad St., Montoursville from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Grant F. Trick
CANTON — Grant F. Trick, 49, of Canton RR 1, died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2000, at Troy Community Hospital, Troy. He and his wife, the former LuAnn Allen observed their 27th wedding anniversary Oct. 21. He stepped down in January from his position as fire chief of the Canton Fire Department, he served there for more than 20 years.He was a member of the Innes Hose Company, Loyal Order of the Moose and Canton Lodge 429. Born April 15, 1951 in Muncy, he was a son of Preston H. and Margaret H. Weisbrod Trick. He grew up in Hughesville. Surviving, besides his wife, are a daughter, Sherry Walmsley of Canton; a son, Shawn of Canton; five sisters, Marie Mutschler of Raleigh, N.C., Rose Bacon of Canton, Ruth Boeschen of Latwon, Okla., Mary Rockwell of Troy and Edna Moyer of Picture Rocks; and two brothers, Glenn of Canton and Robert of Montoursville; and a grandson, Chase Walmsley. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Harry, Bruce and Albert. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Pepper’s, Springbrook Drive, with the Rev. Duane Taylor, officiating. Honors will be accorded by area firefighters. Burial will be in Beech Flats Cemetery, Canton Township. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 9 tonight.
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FUNERALS

HARRIS — Robert Dale Harris Sr., Lock Haven, 10 a.m. tooday, Welker’s, 125 N. Main St., Jersey Shore.

SHORT — Alfred W. Short, Wellsboro, 11 a.m. tooday, Tussey-Mosher’s, 139 Main Street, Wellsboro.

KOCHER — Clifford R. Cocher, Muncy, 11 a.m. tooday, Wallis-Grenoble’s, 121 N. Main St., Muncy.

LIMBAUGH — Glenn C. Limbaugh, Milton, 1 p.m. tooday, Bethany United Methodist Church, Milton. Visitation noon to 1 p.m. tooday.

BAIEROSKI — Dorothy E. Baieroski, Flemington, 10 a.m. Wednesday, St. Agnes’ Catholic Church, 3 E. Walnut St., Lock Haven.

SEARFOSS — Joseph N. Searfoss Sr., Wellsboro, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Tussey-Mosher’s, 139 Main St. Visitation 7 to 9 p.m. tooday.

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 tonight.

CRYDER — Wayne LaRue Cryder, Jersey Shore native, noon Thursday, Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery RR 2.

STARKWEATHER — Nancy M. Starkweather, Middlebury Center, 1 p.m. Thursday, Tussey-Mosher’s, 130 Main St., Wellsboro. Visitation 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.

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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