Obituaries

Betty J. Baumgardner

Betty J. Baumgardner, 75, of Lewistown, passed away, Saturday, April 14, 2018. Hoenstine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and which will be announced upon completion.

Dorothy M. Davis

Dorothy M. “Dort” Davis, 86, of Mifflintown, died Friday, April 13, 2018, at Locust Grove Retirement Village. Born Sept. 18, 1931, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Sarah (Hommel) Ort. Her husband, William N. Davis, whom she married Oct. 27, 1953, died on Dec. 13, ...

Ethel V. Bashore

Ethel V. Bashore, 94, of Mifflintown, passed away at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2018, at the Bridges of Brookline, Mifflintown. Born on April 1, 1924, in Fermanagh Township, Juniata County, she was a daughter of the late William Blaine and Carrie Mae (Varner) Walters. In February 1944, ...

Paul Scott ‘Pidgeon’ Aurand

Paul Scott ‘Pidgeon’ Aurand, 54, formerly of Reedsville, passed away Friday morning, April 13, 2018, at Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born, Oct. 29, 1963, in York, a son of Harry G. and Donna M. (Smith) Aurand, of Reedsville. Also surviving are a sister, Pamela J. Johnson of ...

Nola J. Hartsock

Nola J. Hartsock, 79, of Lewistown, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Ohesson Manor. Born Nov. 15, 1938, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Thomas L. and Sarah E. (Limes) Jones. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: an infant son, ...

Helen P. Mark

Helen P. Mark, 84 of Mifflintown, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018, at Brookline Manor, Mifflintown. Born June 14, 1933, in Juniata County, she was the daughter of the late Brooks M. Lauver and Helen M. Wall. Helen is survived by a son, James Leiter, of Mifflintown, and a half-sister, ...

Martha J. Stine

Martha J. Stine, 89, formerly of McVeytown, died at 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Valley View Retirement Community in Belleville. Born May 24, 1928, in Newton Hamilton, she was a daughter of the late Ross T. and Esther (Jones) Morrison. Her husband, John F. Stine Jr., to whom ...

Shirley E. Walls

Shirley E. Walls, 80, of Burnham, passed away at 11:15 a.m., Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born May 1, 1937, in Orbisonia, she was a daughter of the late Ross R. and Mary (Gloss) Rhea. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death ...

Nola J. Hartsock

Nola J. Hartsock, 79, of Reedsville, passed away at 7:12 a.m., Thursday, April 12, 2018, at Ohesson Manor. Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, is in charge of arrangements, which will be announced upon completion.

Betty E. Mitchell

Betty E. Mitchell, 93, of State College and formerly of Lewistown, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at Juniper Village at Brookline. Born Aug. 8, 1924, in Burnham, she was the daughter of the late C. Edward and Agnes (McNerlin) Leeper. On Aug. 30, 1947, she married Donald Elder ...