Obituaries

Arthur Ostrosky

Arthur Ostrosky, 89, of Reedsville, passed away on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 17, 2018, at William Penn Healthcare, Lewistown. Born Sept. 6, 1929, in Forest, Pa., he was a son of the late John and Wilhelmina (Kizina) Ostrosky. He is survived by his wife, Dolores M. (Conklin) Ostrosky, whom he ...

Stanley J. Gabel

Stanley J. Gabel, also known fondly as “Stumpy” or “Junior,” 90, of Mifflintown, entered the heavenly realm at 1:15 a.m. on Oct. 15, 2018, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hopsital. He died from complications of Parkinson’s Disease. Born at home near Wila on Jan. 29, 1928, he was delivered by ...

Samuel J. Kauffman Jr.

Samuel J. Kauffman Jr., 81, formerly of Lewistown, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at Ohesson Manor, Lewistown. Born June 30, 1937, in Bratton Township, he was a son of the late Samuel J. and Margaret C. (Renninger) Kauffman Sr. His wife, Mary L. (McCartney) Kauffman, whom ...

Mary N. Conley

Mary N. Conley, 91, of Lewistown, passed away at 5:23 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center-Danville. Born Aug. 21, 1927, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Maria (Sacchetta) Nelli. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving ...

Richard Lee ‘Rick’ Colabine

Richard Lee “Rick” Colabine, 68, of Maple Grove, Minn., passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at the Villa at Osseo, Osseo, Minn. Born Jan. 13, 1950, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Harry L. Sr. and Helen L. (Conner) Colabine. Rick is survived by: his wife, Lisa Mann, ...

Charles Thomas Rodkey

Charles Thomas Rodkey, 74, of Lewistown, died on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Arrangements will be announced upon completion by Barr Funeral Home Inc.

Patricia ‘Pat’ A. Clemens

Patricia “Pat” A. Clemens, 82, of 690 Water St., Newton Hamilton, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday morning, Oct. 17, 2018. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Robert D. Heath Funeral Home, Mount Union, and will be announced in the next edition.

Ethel M. Moyer

The funeral service for Ethel M. Moyer, 77, wife of Ernest H. Moyer, of Locust Run, will be held at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at the Rex Funeral Home in Port Royal. A viewing will precede the service at 6 p.m. Private interment will take place in Locust Run Cemetery.

Robert Wade ‘Howie’ Hughes

Robert Wade “Howie” Hughes, 61, of Potlicker Flats in Milroy, passed away on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at his home. Born July 25, 1957, in Castine, Maine, he was the son of the late Bernice Peachey and Richard Hughes. He is survived by: his companion, Joanne Carter; children, Travis Hughes ...

Jacqueline Sanchez-Valez

Jacqueline Sanchez-Velez, 54, of Lewistown, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family and friends at 12:30 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Sept. 18, 1964, in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was the daughter of Cristino Jimenez and Milila ...