Obituaries

Ruth A. Knepp

Ruth A. Knepp, 92, of McAlisterville, passed away at 2:57 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at Bridges at Brookline, Mifflintown. Born Dec. 3, 1926, in McClure, Snyder County, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Cutman) Knepp. She is survived by: her children, James Knepp and his ...

Phyllis J. ‘June’ (Flanagan) Shifflett

Phyllis J. “June” (Flanagan) Shifflett, 87, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at Transitions Healthcare in Gettysburg. She was the wife of the late Robert Lane, James Black and Jack Shifflett. June was born June 13, 1932, in Lewistown, the daughter of the late Alfred and Ethel (Walters) ...

Elizabeth M. Yetter

Elizabeth M. Yetter, 86, of Lewistown, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019. Born Aug. 10, 1932, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Harry J. Tallon and Lena M. (Bloom) Frohm. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by; a son, William C. Stence. She is survived by; ...

James E. Boone Jr.

James E. Boone Jr., 76, formerly of Lewistown, passed away Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin. Services will be private. The Rex Funeral Home, Port Royal, is charge of the arrangements.

Ned A. Boonie Sr.

Ned Allen Boonie Sr., 81, of Walker Street, McClure, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Ohesson Manor in Lewistown. He was born Oct. 26, 1937, in McClure, a son of the late Carl W. and Rosaline (Baker) Boonie. On May 5, 1961, he married Betty M. (Williams) Boonie who survives. Ned was a ...

Jane L. Wagner

Jane L. Wagner, 70, of Mount Union, passed away at 6:15 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, at her home. Born Dec. 9, 1948, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late David E. and Anne (Fry) Wolfgang. Jane is survived by: her sister, Anne Becker and companion, Richard Dillman, of Lewistown; a ...

Phyllis Jean House

Phyllis Jean House, 87, formerly of McVeytown, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Valley View Haven in Belleville. Born Jan. 6, 1932, in Bratton Township, she was a daughter of the late Nelson I. and Alma Goldie (Moist) Rutherford. Surviving are: four children, Kathy Casner ...

Ronald L. Kauffman

Ronald L. Kauffman, 88, of Lewistown, passed away at 8:29 a.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at his home. Born March 16, 1931, in Mifflin County, he was the son of the late Walter and Edith (Wagner) Kauffman. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Michele R. Kauffman, on ...

Margaret E. Bowers

Margaret E. Bowers, 79, of Lewistown, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are pending with Bohn Funeral Home.

Marjorie A. Kinzer

On August 4, 2019, Marjorie A. Kinzer was met at the Rainbow Bridge by every dog she has ever loved. Leading the pack were her beloved grand-dogs, Reba and Buddy. And yes, her husband Glenn met her as well, as he preceded her to paradise on December 17, 2006. Born May 30, 1928, in East ...