Obituaries

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Barbara J. Baker

Barbara J. Baker, 84, of Dry Valley Road, Burnham, went to be with her Lord, Thursday Oct. 19, 2017. She was born June 2, 1933, in Ferguson Valley, the daughter of the late William and Helen (Specht) Elliott. Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, Cyril B. Baker, on May 9, 2015. She ...

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Howard F. Thomas

Howard F. Thomas, 80, of Burnham, passed away Thursday morning, Oct. 19, 2017, at his residence. Born June 29, 1937, in Burnham, he was a son of the late Edward A. and Mary C. (Knepp) Thomas. His wife, Hazel G. (Grose) Thomas, whom he married April 19, 1956, survives. Also surviving are: ...

Andrea Parks

Andrea Parks, born Feb. 4, 1972, in Staten Island, N.Y., and passed away Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, at her home in Lewistown. She is survived by: her daughters, Jennifer Parks, Rachel Parks, Nicole Parks and companion, Anderson Gonzalez, Sara Parks and Kimberly Kalynycz, all of Lewistown; and ...

Barbara J. Baker

Barbara J. Baker, 84, of Dry Valley Road, Burnham, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. Barr Funeral Home, Inc. will announce arrangements on completion.

Marilyn J. Skillman

Marilyn J. Skillman, 87, of Lewistown, passed away at 7:20 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 at her home. Born Nov. 11, 1929 in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late William Brady Hetrick and Helen (Lauver) Hetrick. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, ...

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Elder J. Foulk

Elder J. Foulk, 95, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at his farm in Dover, Pa. He was the loving husband of the late Martha A. (McMillin) Foulk. They were married 63 years prior to her death. Elder (Jim) was born in Lewistown, on Feb. 7, 1922. He was one of six children ...

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Helen I. (Fisher) Sunderland

Helen I. (Fisher) Sunderland, 95, formerly of state Route 103 N., Lewistown, passed to her heavenly home at 9:35 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Born July 25, 1922, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Lee R. Fisher and Clara E. (Buchanan) Fisher. In addition to her parents, she was ...

Irene M. Regan

A funeral Mass celebrating Irene M. Regan’s life will be held at 11 a.m., on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, with the Father Jayson officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Rock Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Barr Funeral Home Inc. and ...

Stephen Bruce Heller

Stephen Bruce Heller, 70, of Elkton, Va., went to be with Jesus on Oct. 17, 2017, at his home after a two year battle with cancer. He was born on Nov. 20, 1946, in Bronx, N.Y., and was the son of the late Jonas and Florence Kantor Heller. He received his former schooling in New York City ...

Robert A. Mizerek

Robert A. Mizerek, 85, of Lewistown, passed away at 10:44 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born Jan. 8, 1932, in Glen Ridge, N.J., he was the son of the late Peter and Frances (Wissing) Mizerek. Robert is also preceded in death by his sister Norma Mizerek and ...