Obituaries

Vara H. Landis

Vara H. Landis, 107, of 838 W. 4th St., Lewistown, passed away at 12:49 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2019, at Ohesson Manor, Lewistown. Born March 3, 1912, in Winnebago, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Harry F. and Meryl (Runk) Strauser. Her husband, Russell S. Landis, whom she married ...

Mary A. Walls

Mary A. Walls, 64, of McClure, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown, and will be announced upon completion.

Dalton E. Ewing

Dalton E. Ewing, 82, of Stage Road, passed away May 16, 2019, at William Penn Nursing Home in Lewistown. He was born March 17, 1937, in Crossgrove, a son of the late Charles F. and Ada M. (Pheasant) Ewing. Dalton was a 1955 graduate of McClure High school. He was an Army veteran and ...

Linda D. Bachman

Linda D. Bachman, 75, of McClure, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill. She was born on May 20, 1943, in Lewistown, a daughter of the late Merle and Evelyn (Klinger) Guyer. In 1957 she married Blaine E. Bachman Sr. who preceded her in death April ...

Jacob C. Swarey

Jacob C. Swarey, of Belleville, died at 12:40 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019. He was born April 18, 1951. He was a son of the late David C. Swarey and Rebecca (Zook) Swarey. He was preceded in death by his first wife Kate L. (Zook) Swarey on Oct. 13, 1972. Jacob is survived by his wife, ...

Jack R. Griffith

Jack R. Griffith, 88, of McClure, passed away May 16, 2019, at his home. Arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown. Per his wishes, no services will be held.

Sandra L. (Clemens) Hicks

Sandra L. (Clemens) Hicks, 84, of 24 Barben St., Newton Hamilton, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at her home. She was born on Dec. 1, 1934, in Lewistown, the daughter of the late Ray A. Clemens Sr., and Julia Marie (Jones) Clemens. She was united in marriage to Robert ...

Carol A. Frankhouser Walls

Carol A. Frankhouser Walls, 69, formerly of Barrville, went to be with her Lord and Savior, surrounded by her family, Wednesday evening, May 15, 2019, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born April 22, 1950, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Alfred Benton and Doris Evelyn (Harlan) ...

Cindy J. Price Martin

Cindy J. Price Martin, 64, of Seven Valleys, formerly, of McVeytown, went to be with the Lord on May 13, 2019, at Wellspan York Hospital, following a brief illness. Born on Jan. 20, 1955, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Richard and Hazel Price. In addition to her parents, she ...

Betty J. Johnson

Betty J. Johnson, 80, of Lewistown, passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Ohesson Manor. She was born on Oct. 5, 1938, and was preceded in death by her husband, Carl S. Johnson, and a son, Keith Johnson. Betty is survived by her children, Mary Warner, Carl H. Johnson, Kenny Johnson and ...