Obituaries

Donna Jean Truscott

Donna Jean Truscott, 75, of Yeagertown, went to be with her Heavenly Father at 7:40 p.m., Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Dec. 20, 1943, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Marvin C. and Genevieve (Shehan) Truscott. Donna is survived by: her ...

Ada C. Yoder

Ada C. Yoder, 89, of Reedsville, passed away at 6:15 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at her home. Born Oct. 19, 1929, Reedsville, she was the daughter of Jonathan H. Glick and Maimie (Roth) Glick. Her husband, Darvin J. Yoder, whom she married on May 12, 1951, passed away on May 1, 2012. ...

Gerald E. Koontz Jr.

Gerald E. Koontz Jr., 52, of Juniata Terrace, Lewistown, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at his home. Born May 28, 1966, in Lewistown, he was a son of Gerald E. Koontz Sr. and Mary Jane (Cowan) Koontz, of Lewistown. In addition to his parents, he is survived by: daughters, Samantha ...

John R. Demaree Sr.

John R. Demaree Sr., 75, of Milroy, passed away at 11:38 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at his home. Born Aug. 19, 1943, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Jay and Mary (Rook) Demaree. John will be remembered and missed by his loving wife, Linda (Bower) Demaree; children, John R. ...

Joseph K. Watson Jr.

Joseph K. Watson, Jr., 76, of Lewistown, passed away at 11:26 p.m. on Thursday Feb. 14, 2019 at Geisinger-Holy Spirit Hospital. Born July 9, 1942 in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Joseph K. and Sadie M. (Weyman) Watson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, ...

Robert Paul ‘Red’ Weitzel

Robert Paul “Red” Weitzel, 95, of Lute Lane, Lewistown, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 at his home. Born Dec. 29, 1923 in Reading, he was the son of the late George and Helen (Palmer) Weitzel. He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther (Messenger) Weitzel on Nov. 6, ...

Robin L. (Slick) Guyer

Robin L. (Slick) Guyer, 60, of Mifflin, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 at the Friendship Fire Company No. 1 Social Hall, 212 W. Fourth St., Port Royal. Please visit www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.

Gerald A. Suloff

Gerald A. Suloff, 78, of Palmyra, formerly of Mifflintown went to be with the Lord on Jan. 31, 2019. Gerald was the son of the late Allen and Pauline Suloff of Mifflintown. Gerald was preceded in death by a sister Sandy Leister and a granddaughter Heather Suloff. Gerald is survived by a ...

Robin L. (Slick) Guyer

Robin L. (Slick) Guyer, 60, of Mifflin, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, at her residence. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville, and will be announced upon completion.

Robert ‘Red’ Weitzel

Robert “Red” Weitzel, 95, died at his residence on Lute Lane, Lewistown, on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. The Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory will announce arrangements upon completion.