Obituaries

Mary A.J. Geedey

Mary A.J. Geedey, 83, of Mifflintown, passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019. A viewing will be held on Monday, March 11, 2019, from 10 a.m. until the time of her funeral services at 11 a.m. at the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown. Please visit www.brownfuneralhomesi- nc.com.

Rev. M. Eugene Heidler

Rev. M. Eugene Heidler, 82, formerly of Mifflintown, died Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at his home outside of Millerstown. The arrangements are in the care of Guss Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, and will be announced when they are complete.

Wilfred C. ‘Wiff’ Smith

Wilfred C. “Wiff” Smith, 88, of Burnham, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019, at his home. Born Jan. 29, 1931, in Burnham, he was a son of the late Charles J. and Sarah K. (Baker) Smith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his first wife, Gladys L. (Bressler) Smith; ...

Patricia Ione Walters

Patricia Ione Walters, 85, of Granville Township, Lewistown, passed away at 9:44 a.m., Saturday, March 2, 2019, at her home. Born Aug. 26, 1933, in Ellsworth, Maine, she was a daughter of the late Clyde Vivian and Ferne C. (Richmond) Tracy. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in ...

Carla L. Keber

Carla L. Keber, 52, of Sherdian, Oregon, formerly of Lewistown, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2019 after fighting a brave battle with a form of Parkinsons. Born May 17, 1966 in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Carl F. Humann and Sharon L Humann. In addition to her parents, she was ...

Barbara L. McElhenny

A funeral service in loving memory of Barbara L. McElhenny will be held tomorrow March 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. at The Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan Street, with Pastor Chad Howard officiating. There will be a viewing held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until time of service. ...

Margaret E. ‘Meems’ Winters

Margaret E. ‘Meems’ Winters, 72, of Lewistown, passed away at 4:06 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2019, at Ohesson Manor. Born Sept. 21, 1946, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth D. and Florence (Gregg) Miller. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her ...

Jay I. Hartzler

Jay I. Hartzler, 78, of 262 Lower Stone Mountain Road, Belleville, passed away at 5:33 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2019. Born Nov. 24, 1940, in Mill Creek, Jay was a son of the late Jesse and Bertha (Hertzler) Hartzler. He is survived by a wife, Ellen R. (Showalter) Hartzler, who he married April ...

Barbara L. McElhenny

Barbara L. McElhenny, 77, of Lewistown, joined her loving husband in heaven at 5:54 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2019, at William Penn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born June 29, 1941, in Toledo, Oh., she was the daughter of the late Russell and Betty (Parish) Wise. In addition to her parents, ...

Richard L. Kratzer

Richard L. Kratzer, 82, formerly of Milroy, went home to be with the Lord, Friday, March 1, 2019, at his daughter, Emily Henry’s, home. Born Dec. 2, 1936, in Middleburg, he was a son of the late Doyle H. and Hazel M. (Bingaman) Kratzer. He was preceded in death by his wife Nellie C. ...