Lewistown Obituaries

Lewistown Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Lewistown, PA

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  • Sunday Feb 7 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Jonathan L. Burkett

    In addition to his father he is also survived by: his daughter, Tiesa Burkett, of California; brothers, Paul Burkett Jr., and companion, Amanda, and Harold Elmer Burkett III, both of Lewistown; maternal grandmother, Kathryn Rieffannacht, of Lewistown; and aunts and uncles, Anne Royer and husband, Dick, Carol and John Potts, Nelson Rieffannacht and wife, Mary Lee, all of Lewistown, Andy Burkett, of Fort Myers, and Robert Burkett and wife, Cheryl Lynn, of Killeen, Texas.

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  • Sunday Feb 7 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Barbara A. (Chambers) Lauver

    Born July 6, 1969, in Derry Township, Mifflin County, she was a daughter of Frank Chambers and his wife Kathy, of Lewistown, and Margaret Haubert and her husband, Warren Jr., of Richfield. On Oct. 29, 1988, she married her surviving husband, Harry O. Lauver III, with whom she was blessed to share more than 27 years of marriage.

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  • Sunday Feb 7 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Anna M. Weaver

    Born Feb. 25, 1929, in the Walnut/Nook area of Juniata County, she was the daughter of the late William and Helen Toner. Her husband, Earl "Pete" Weaver Sr. preceded her in death on Feb. 10, 1994.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Grace E. Weiler

    Grace E. Weiler, 97, of Milroy, passed away at 10:16 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Geisinger- Lewistown Hospital. Born July 21, 1918, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin Harry and Emma Nora Smucker, of Belleville.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Maddox R. Herrington

    In addition to his parents, he is survived by: his maternal grandparents, Kathleen Taylor, of Lancaster, and Norman Levy and wife, Nancy, of Harrisburg; paternal grandparents, Robert Herrington and Jennifer Shirey and her companion, Russell Blessing, all of Lewistown; his aunts, Kelly Ninos, Lori Hetrick, Paula Durazo and Tiffani Snook; and his brothers and sister, Xavier and Elijah Kahley, and Gavin, Liam, Ryker and his twin sister, Mariska Herrington, who all loved him very much. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, at Heller-Hoenstine Woodlawn Funeral Home, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown, with the Rev.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Beverly G. Fisher

    Beverly G. Fisher, 78, of Burnham, formerly of Granville, died at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Hershey Medical Center. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by: her son, Roy L. "Mick" Fisher in 1990; a brother, Michael Gasper; and a sister, Barbara Shoemaker.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Dorothy Jean Krepps

    Dorothy Jean Krepps, 94, of Lewistown, died at 5:40 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at Golden Living Center- William Penn. Born May 24, 1921, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Edward C. and Mabel O. Snook.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via Southwest Times 

    Willis (Bill) Edward Turpin Jr.

    Willis Edward Turpin Jr., 63, of Dublin, Va., passed away Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. Bill's zest for life and fun-loving spirit left its mark on everyone who knew him, and the many who called him "friend" were blessed by his kindness and generosity.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Frederick G. Cassidy

    Frederick is survived by: his son, Dyson Cassidy and wife, Heather, of Lewistown; sisters, Edith Seby and husband, Ronald, Jo Ann Snyder, and Deborah D. Penias, all of Lewistown; and two grandchildren, Dylan and Erica Cassidy. Frederick served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Harold Augustus - Gus' Harper

    Harold A. Harper, 94, of Lewistown, died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at Golden Living Center-William Penn, in Lewistown, within two hours of his 95th birthday. Born Jan. 29, 1921, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Harold Inman Harper and Edith Edna Harper.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Ellen Elizabeth Holzman

    Ellen Elizabeth Holzman , 96, formerly of Brower Road, McClure, passed away at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at Ohesson Manor, Lewistown. Born Oct. 11, 1919, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Daniel Victor Armstrong and Helen Cordelia Armstrong.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Raymond H. Snook Jr.

    Raymond H. Snook Jr., 71, of Lewistown, died at 5:20 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016 at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born Aug. 9, 1944, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Raymond H. Snook Sr. and Dorothy Snook.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Wanda M. - Boots' Knepp-Wright

    Wanda M. "Boots" Knepp-Wright, 87, of Reedsville, died at 6:25 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016 at Ohesson Manor. Born May 12, 1928, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Dorothy Pennebaker and her stepfather, George Pennebaker.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Marjorie C. (Penepacker) Gaither

    Marjorie C. Gaither, 88, formerly of U.S. Highway 522 South, McVeytown, went to be with her Lord and Savior at 5:50 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at Golden Living Center-William Penn, Lewistown. Born Jan. 6, 1928, in Strodes Mills, she was a daughter of the late Clyde B. and Matilda C. Penepacker.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Calvin D. Forshey

    He is survived by: his wife, Sandra D. Forshey, whom he married on April 22, 1972; his daughter, Christine Bratton and husband, Jim, of McVeytown; his son, Kevin Forshey and wife, Karey, of McClure; his siblings, Marsha Fultz, Mary Jo Huffman and husband, Richard, both of Lewistown, Carl Forshey and Scott Forshey, both of Burnham; grandchildren, Stephanie Byler and husband, Curtis, Kade Nickel and Carter Forshey; stepgrandson, Alan Walker; and great-grandchildren, Lucie and Camryn. Calvin liked hanging out in his garage with his son, and he enjoyed being with his grandchildren.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Anna A. Sechrist

    Anna A. Sechrist, 86, formerly of U.S. Highway 522 South, McVeytown, and most recently of Ohesson Manor, Lewistown, died at 2:17 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born Aug. 24, 1929, in Longfellow, she was a daughter of the late J. Grant Youtzy and the late Elizabeth Boaz.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Donald E. Davis

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his step mother, Freda Davis; his first wife, Esther M. Partchey, in March 2000; a daughter, Cheryl L. Moser, in 2013; his second wife, Helen E. Davis, on April 17, 2010; two brothers, Harry and Johnnie Davis; and a sister, Mary Magill.

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  • Monday Jan 25 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Donald C. Fisher

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Ronald Fisher, Naomi George, Madeline Barker, Velma Pennabaker, Clifton "Jack" Fisher and Ruby Dailey. He is survived by his wife, Marlene Fisher, whom he married on July 14, 1956, and his daughter, whom he loved dearly, Jill M. Douglas and her husband, Daniel, of New Cumberland.

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  • Thursday Jan 21 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Randolph - Randy' W. O'Neal

    Randolph "Randy" W. O'Neal, 54, of Lewistown died at 10:47 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, at his home. Born April 7, 1961, in Fairfax County, Virginia, he was a son of the late Hudean Randolph O'Neal, USCG and Jennie Lee O'Neal.

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  • Thursday Jan 21 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    John Charles Hammond Jr.

    John Charles Hammond Jr., 73, of Yeagertown, passed away at 5:25 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born March 15, 1942, in Sewickley, he was the son of the late John C., Sr. and Francis Hammond.

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