N. Ernest Whitsel

N. Ernest Whitsel, 93, of Mill Hall, passed away Saturday morning, June 9, 2018, at his residence.

He was born Dec. 29, 1924, in Milroy, a son of the late Forest Earl and Ellen F. (Fultz) Whitsel.

He is survived by: children, Diane L. Fultz and husband, Terry, of Milroy, Robin D. Whitsel, of Milroy, Douglas E. Whitsel, of Shoemakerville, Thomas A. Whitsel, of Strodes Mills, and Lois E. Finton and husband, Jason, of Moravia, N.Y.; siblings, M. Evelyn Fernburg, of Mill Hall, and Lewis E. Whitsel and wife, Carol, of Bellefonte; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Warren E. Whitesel, in 2016.

Ernest had been a logger and lumberman. He was a U.S. Marine veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Milroy American Legion and had been commander of the Snow Shoe VFW for 20 years.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Friday, June 15, 2018, at Bohn Funeral Home, Reedsville, with interment in Salem Cemetery, Siglerville. Military honors will be provided by the Lewistown VFW Post 7011.

There will be a viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.

Online guest book and condolences at bohnfuneral home.com.