Obituaries

Joseph M. Long

Joseph M. Long, 62, of Bellefonte, passed away unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Born Oct. 13, 1955, in Lewistown, he was the son of Joseph W. and the late Ruth (Peace) Long. Along with his father, Joey is survived by the love of his life, wife of 39 years, Glenda (Singer) ...

Matthew E. Reichert

Matthew E. Reichert, 20, of McAlisterville, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Fayette Township, Juniata County. Born on April 27, 1998, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he was a son of Joseph I. and Sue E. (Messimer) Reichert of ...

Jonas Jesse Zook

Jonas Jesse Zook, 80, of Allensville, passed away at 9:55 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, at his home. Born Nov. 14, 1937, in Belleville, he was the son of Israel B. Zook and Mattie (Yoder) Zook. He is survived by his wife, Sarah B. (Detweiler) Zook, at home, who he married Nov. 5, ...

Robert C. Fisher

Robert C. Fisher, 93, of Maitland, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College. Born at home on June 9, 1925, in Sunbury, he was the son of the late Guy and Martha (Haas) Fisher. He was preceded in death by: his wife, Mae J. (Strawser) Fisher in ...

Helen R. Austin

Helen R. Austin, 77, of McAlisterville, passed away at 8:02 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born Feb. 8, 1941, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Bertha (Rothrock) Bowersox. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her ...

Thomas A. Hall

Thomas A. Hall, 22, of Belleville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, at his home. Born Aug. 12, 1996, in Hampton, Va., he was the son of the late Christopher A. Hall and Melissa R. (Groff) Groff-Knight, of Belleville, who survives. In addition to his mother, Thomas is survived ...

Matthew E. Reichert

Matthew E. Reichert, 20, of McAlisterville, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Fayette Township, Juniata County. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville, and will be ...

Donald R. Bossinger

Donald R. Bossinger, 85, of Bossinger Road, Lewistown, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Ohesson Manor, Lewistown. Born Feb. 17, 1933, in Bratton Township, he was a son of the late Charles I. and Mary (Frymyer) Bossinger. His wife, Barbara J. (Yoder) Bossinger, whom he ...

Rocky W. Reinhart Sr.

Rocky W. Reinhart Sr., 64, of Lewistown, passed away at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday Sept. 13, at his home. Born Dec. 19, 1953, in Cumberland County, he was the son of the late George “Manny” and Jean E. (Stewart) Reinhart. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, ...

Shirley A. Aurand

Services for Shirley A. Aurand will be held on Sept. 17 at Ellen Chapel Church. The viewing is being held from 10 to 11 a.m., with a funeral service to follow. Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.