Obituaries

Edith Callahan

Edith M. Callahan, 74, of Lewistown passed away at 3:19 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 at Geisinger- Lewistown Hospital. Per her wishes, there will be no services. Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St. Lewistown was in charge of arrangements.

Reba Celeste (Henry) Sigler

Reba Celeste (Henry) Sigler, 91, of Mifflintown, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at Brookline Manor. Born July 29, 1926, in Mifflintown, she was a daughter of the late Dale H. and Charlotte (Groninger) Henry. Her husband, Ralph D. “Mike” Sigler Sr., whom she married Aug. 11, 1948, at Centre ...

Leon F. Gutshall Sr.

Leon F. Gutshall Sr., 80, of Honey Grove, passed away at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born on April 6, 1937, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he was the son of the late Wayne and Edith (Cavanaugh) Gutshall. Surviving are: his children, Emma J. ...

Nathan A. Hurlburt

Nathan A. Hurlburt, 73, of Kingman, Ariz., passed away on Dec. 23, 2017. Nate leaves his wife, Marilee Hurlburt, of Kingman, Ariz.; son, Richard Hurlburt, of San Franciso, Calif.; sister, Beverly Fogleman and husband, Wayne, of Reedsville; brother, Charles Hurlburt and partner, Bryan May, of ...

James Irvin Payne

On Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017, James Irvin Payne passed away, in his home in Richmond, Va., joining his wife of 60 years, Marian Yoder Payne, who preceded him in death on Aug. 6, 2017. He was born Sept. 2, 1931, to Gladys (Roth) and A. Roy Payne, in Pocomoke City, Md., but spent the majority ...

Samuel E. Plank

Samuel E. Plank, 90, of 26 Jenkin Street, Belleville, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at his home. Samuel was born on June 26, 1927, in Belleville, the son of the late Samuel E. and Corinne (Beiler) Plank. He married his wife, Vivian G. (Reed) Plank, on Feb. 17, 1950, who survives. ...

Joseph W. ‘Wes’ Briggs

Joseph W. “Wes” Briggs, 88, of Lewistown, passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at Ohesson Manor. Hoenstine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and will be announced upon completion.

Tarissa N. Treaster

Tarissa N. Treaster, 23, of Mount Pleasant Mills, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was known as “Sissy” by family and friends. Tarissa was born Sept. 14, 1994, in Danville, daughter of Rickey J. and Lisa M. (Hoke) ...

Rev. Harold N. Imes

Rev. Harold N. Imes, 86, of Mifflintown, was welcomed into the arms of his Lord and Savior at 10:30 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Geisinger-Lewis- town Hospital. Born March 17, 1931, in Doyles Mills, Juniata County, he was the son of the late J. Neimond and Sylvia M. (Smith) Imes. ...

Samuel E. Plank

Samuel E. Plank, 90, of 26 Jenkin St., Belleville, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at his home. Arrangements are under the care of Henderson Funeral Home, Belleville, and will be announced upon completion.