|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
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
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.
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
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.