Obituaries

Michael Joseph Stravolo

Michael Joseph Stravolo, 61, formerly of Lewistown, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at Ohesson Manor. Born July 24, 1957, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Roland W. and Julia (Teenie) Stravolo. He is survived by an aunt, Ann M. Teenie, of Lewistown and many ...

Christ R. Yoder

Christ R. Yoder, 72, of Reedsville passed away, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at the home of Christ R.J. Yoder. Christ is survived by his wife, Katie B. (Hostetler) Yoder. A funeral service will be held, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, at his home. Interment will take place in Green Lane Amish Cemetery, ...

Ruth E. Bingaman

Ruth E. Bingaman, 95, of U.S. Highway 522 South, McVeytown, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at her home. Harshbarger Funeral Home, McVeytown, is in charge of arrangements which will be announced when complete.

Esther A. “Bun” Smith

Esther A. “Bun” Smith, 86, of McAlisterville, passed away at 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. at the Ohesson Manor, Lewistown. Born on Aug. 22, 1932 in Lewistown, Mifflin County, she is a daughter of the late Clarence and Esther Elizabeth “Cricket” (Zeiders) Travitz. On Aug. ...

Lillian C. Houtz

Lillian C. Houtz, 98, of Lewistown, passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 at Ohesson Manor. Born May 20, 1920, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Harry H. Ruhl and Lillian C. (Steinmiller) Ruhl. She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Houtz, in 2011. Lillian is ...

James R. Carson

James R. Carson, 50, of Lewistown, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at Hershey Medical Center. Born March 30, 1968, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late James C. Carson and Anna M. (Gill) Carson, who survives. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by: grandparents, ...

Jack Henry Port

Jack Henry Port, in his 90th year of earthly life, passed on to eternal life from his home in Huntingdon, on Jan. 9, 2019. Jack was born on Aug. 17, 1929 to Walter W. and Mertie E. (Howell) Port in Petersburg and was wed to Joyce Lejeune Bell on April 30, 1955 in Mount Union. The union of Jack ...

Betty V. Stuck

Betty V. Stuck, 91, of Lewistown, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at William Penn Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, Lewistown. Born Jan. 31, 1927, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Blanche (Gingerich) Clinger. In addition to her parents, she was ...

Hannas Y. Hostetler

Hannas Y. Hostetler, 50, of 8107 East Back Mountain Road, Reedsville, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 at his home. Born March 21, 1968 in Lewistown, he was a son of J. Yost and Nancy Y. (Hostetler) Hostetler also of Reedsville. His funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, ...

Betty V. Stuck

Betty V. Stuck, 91, of Lewistown, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at William Penn Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, Lewistown. Born Jan. 31, 1927, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Blanche (Gingerich) Clinger. In addition to her parents, she was ...