Obituaries

Charles Hockenberry

Charles E. ‘Skip’ Hockenberry

Charles E. “Skip” Hockenberry, 79, of Beaver Springs and formerly of East Waterford passed away at 11:55 a.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at home. Born on June 11, 1938, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he was a son of the late Charles C. and Beatrice W. (Neiman) Hockenberry. Surviving are ...

Ron Knouse

George Ronald Knouse

George Ronald Knouse, 80, of McAlisterville passed away at 4:37 a.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born on May 19, 1937, in Fayette Township, Juniata County, he was the son of the late George M. and Daisy A. (Alleman) Knouse. Surviving are his cousins, ...

Gladys P. Smith

Gladys P. Smith

Gladys P. Smith, 88, formerly of Reedsville, passed away at 8:26 a.m., Thursday, June 22, 2017, at William Penn Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born Aug. 2, 1928, in Belleville, she was a daughter of the late Eli Yoder and Sara (Kauffman) Black. In addition to her parents, she was ...

Richard-D.-Druckemiller

Richard D. Druckemiller

Richard D. Druckemiller, 92, of Lewistown, passed away at 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at his home. Born Feb. 13, 1925, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Russell H. and Ada M. (Schildt) Druckemiller. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his wife, Betty J. ...

Charles E. ‘Skip’ Hockenberry

Charles E. “Skip” Hockenberry, 79, of Beaver Springs and formerly of East Waterford, passed away at 11:55 a.m., on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at home. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville, and will be announced upon completion.

George Ronald Knouse

George Ronald Knouse, 80, of McAlisterville, passed away at 4:37 a.m., on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville, and will be announced upon completion.

Gladys P. Smith

Gladys P. Smith, 88, of Reedsville, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017. Hoenstine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and will be announced upon completion.

Evelyn-Barton

Evelyn M. ‘Pinkie’ Barton

Evelyn M. ‘Pinkie’ Barton Evelyn M. “Pinkie” Barton, 94, of Mifflin, who formerly lived in Honey Grove, Florida and Carlisle, passed away, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at Locust Grove Retirement Village. Born March 13, 1923, she was the daughter of the late John and Pearl (Clark) ...

James G. Williard

James G. Williard, 88, of Lewistown, passed away on Dec. 29, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m., with a receiving of friends from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at Grace United Methodist Church, 101 Logan St., Lewistown, with Pastor Rick Bender ...

Richard D. Druckemiller

Richard D. Druckemiller, 92, of Lewistown, passed away, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Hoenstine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and will be announced upon completion.