Obituaries

Phyllis I. Davis

Phyllis I. Davis, 90, of Lewistown, passed away at 5:30 a.m., Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at Ohesson Manor. Born Jan. 17, 1927, in Yeagertown, she was a daughter of the late Charles B. Eward and Marguerite (Yeater) Eward. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Larry ...

Dorothy M. Krepps

Dorothy M. Krepps, 81, of Krepps Drive, Huntingdon, died Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at her home. Born Nov. 13, 1936, in Mount Union, she was a daughter of the late Raymond L. and Minnie (Price) Ruby. Her husband, Fern L. Krepps, whom she married in April of 1954, preceded her in death in ...

Gladys L. Rhoades

Gladys L. Rhoades, 84, of Milroy, passed away Friday evening, Nov. 17, 2017. She was born Aug. 20, 1933, in Belltown, a daughter of the late Guy L. and Esther M. (Walter) Wray. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Fred J. Rhoades. Also surviving are, children: Timothy T. Rhoades and ...

William F. ‘Wolfco’ Frey

William F. “Wolfco” Frey, 91, of Mifflintown, died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017. A viewing will at 9:30 a.m. with services at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 22., at the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., Mifflintown, military burial honors will be accorded. Interment will be in Lawn View Cemetery, ...

Carole ‘Vonnie’ Shoemaker

Carole “Vonnie” Shoemaker, 76, of Granville, went to be with her Lord and Savior at 8:20 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at Ohesson Manor. Born Aug. 15, 1941 in Bratton Township, McVeytown, she was a daughter of the late Anna (Corbin) and Harold D. Conner. She is survived by: her ...

Ronald P. Conner

Ronald P. Conner, 79, of 738 Westfield Drive, Belleville, died at 2:04 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at his home. He was born Sept. 9, 1938 in Huntingdon, the son of the late Samuel Paul Conner and Eunice (Jones) Stoner and stepmother Virginia (Harshbarger) Conner. His wife, Carolyn (Boring) ...

Grace A. Haywood

Grace A. Haywood, 99, died at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 at William Penn Nursing Home. Born May 23, 1918 in Alfarata, she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Eva (Thomas) Deamer. She was preceded in death by her husband Edward “Ted” Haywood and son Ronald L. Haywood, and four ...

Herman R. Leach Sr.

Herman R. Leach Sr., 75, of Mifflin passed away at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born on May 16, 1942 in Tuscarora Township, Juniata County, he was a son of the late Stuart R. and Nellie E. (Wileman) Leach. On Aug. 18, 1970, he married his ...

Floyd D. Hostetler

Floyd D. Hostetler, 81, of 2481 state Route 655, Belleville, passed away at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at Valley View Rehab. Born Nov. 25, 1935, in Belleville, he was a son of the late J. Harvey and Stepha D. (Buchka) Hostetler. He was united in marriage to Ruby L. (Peachey) ...

Pearl R. Knepp

Pearl R. Knepp, 84, of McClure, passed away at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at Middletown Home. Born May 6, 1933, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Ella (Ritzman) and Ralph Kerchner. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Orville T. Knepp, on ...