Obituaries

Emma ‘Amy’ A. Forshey

Emma “Amy” A. Forshey, 69, of Lewistown, passed away at 8:20 a.m., Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 at her home. Born May 20, 1948 in Mount Union, she was a daughter of the late Florence (Smith) Forshey. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by: her companion, John D. Stine; and a ...

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Russell A. Alexander Sr.

Russell A. Alexander Sr., 85, of Lewistown, passed away at 12:44 p.m. Wednesday Dec. 13, 2017, at his home. Born June 7, 1932, in Strodes Mills, he was the son of the late Alvin R. and Dorothea (Whitacre) Alexander. Russell was also preceded in death by his brother Richard Alexander and a ...

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Dallas M. Amspacker

Dallas M. Amspacker, 82, of Yeagertown, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 at Forest Park Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Carlisle. Born March 2, 1935, in Yeagertown, he was a son of the late and Luella L. (Snook) and Kenneth L. Amspacker. He was preceded in death by: his wife, ...

Lois B. Norris

Lois B. Norris, 99, who lived a fabulous life, died on Thursday. Surviving are her children, Marlyn B. Norris and her husband, Anthony, of State College, Brent B. Norris and his wife, Frances, of Nipomo, Calif.; and four grandchildren. All services will be private. www.brownfuneral ...

Elsie H. (Peachey) Swarey

Elise H. (Peachey) Swarey, 86, of 8967 Big Valley Pike, Mill Creek, and formerly of Mifflinburg, passed away Thursday, Dec 14, 2017, at home. Born June 4, 1931, in Belleville, she was the daughter of the late Noah H. Peachey and Emma (Bawel) Peachey. On Nov. 25, 1952, she married her husband, ...

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Milton R. Moyer

Milton R. Moyer, 74, of Milroy, passed away at 6:24 am. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at Geisinger- Lewistown Hospital. Born Aug. 22, 1943, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Milton G. Moyer and Maxine (Packard) Moyer, who survives. He was preceded in death by a brother, Dennis Moyer. ...

Alma G. Stuck

Alma G. Stuck, 94, of the Bridges at Brookline, Mifflintown, and formerly of Thompsontown passed away at 4:13 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at Brookline. Born Oct. 26, 1923, in Fermanagh Township, Juniata County, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Jennie (Sheary) Varner. On July 11, ...

Dallas M. Amspacker

Dallas M. Amspacker, of Yeagertown, passed away at 7:10 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at Forest Park Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Carlise. Arrangements are under the care of Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Home Inc., 108 First Ave., Burnham, and will be announced upon completion.

Gary Lee Runk

Gary Lee Runk, 69, of Port Royal, passed away at 1:13 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at Brookline Manor, Mifflintown. Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown.

Russell A. Alexander Sr.

Russell A. Alexander Sr., 85, of Lewistown, passed away at 12:44 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are under the care of the Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan St., Lewistown, which will be announced upon completion.