Obituaries

James C. Graham

James Cunningham Graham, 93, of Port Royal, passed away at 12:35 a.m. on Friday, July 6, 2018 at his residence. Born on Dec. 24, 1924, in Spruce Hill Township, Juniata County, he was a son of the late William and Mabel (Cunningham) Graham. On Jan. 1, 1950, he married the late Mary (Cleck) ...

John B. Fuhrman

John B. Fuhrman, 83, of Burnham, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018. Heller Hoenstine Burnham Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and will be announced upon completion.

Thomas R. Metz

Thomas R. Metz, 97, of 11907 Metz Lane, Mill Creek, passed away at 10:31 a.m., Thursday, July 5, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Born March 21, 1921, in Brady Township, Huntingdon County, Thomas was the son of Roy B. Metz Sr. and Minnie M. (Headings) Metz, who preceded him in death. Thomas ...

Lester H. Eisenacher

Lester H. Eisenacher, 92, of Mifflintown, passed away at 7:55 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at his home in Licking Creek Valley, surrounded by his loving family. Born Aug. 13, 1925, in Harrisburg, he was a son of the late Charles E. and Anna Mae (Straining) Eisenacher. He was raised in ...

Joyce R. (Zettle) Griffith Nicholas

Joyce R. (Zettle) Griffith Nicholas, 84, of Lewistown, passed away at 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3, 2018. Born May 13, 1934, in Pleasant Gap, Centre County, she was a daughter of the late Hayes R. Zettle and Beulah (Hoar) Zettle Parker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in ...

Thomas R. Metz

Thomas R. Metz, 97, of 11907 Metz Lane, Mill Creek, passed away at 10:31 a.m. on Thursday, July 5, 2018, at Mount Nittany Medical Center, State College. Arrangements are under the care of Henderson Funeral Home, Belleville, which will be announced upon completion.

Terry L. Yocum Sr.

Terry L. Yocum Sr., 80, of McVeytown, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018. Hoenstine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which will be announced upon completion.

Richard L. ‘Rich’ Beamenderfer

Richard L. “Rich” Beamenderfer, 53, of Lewistown, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, July 2, 2018. Born Jan. 24, 1965, in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Glenn E. and Gretchen F. (Rank) Beamenderfer. Rich will be remembered and missed by: his loving wife, Lora J. ...

Irvin ‘Irv’ Steve Tubbs

Irvin “Irv” Steve Tubbs, 87, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018. Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 7, 2018, at Crossroads Baptist Church in Eatonton, Ga. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the service time. Mr. “Irv” was born in Lewistown, on April 30, ...

Susan J. Varner

Susan J. Varner, 73, of Lewistown, passed away on Sunday, July 1, 2018, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born Nov. 7, 1944, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Russell G. and Mary Alice (Elmer) Loht. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her loving husband, ...