Obituaries

Pauline E. ‘Polly’ Portzline

Pauline E. “Polly” Portzline, 92, of Mifflintown, passed away at 10:47 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the home of her daughter, Nancy, surrounded by her loving family. Born on Jan. 31, 1927 in Lewistown, Mifflin County she is a daughter of the late Cloyd E. and Ella N. (Hartman) ...

Leroy M. ‘Bud’ Gladfelter Jr.

Leroy M. “Bud” Gladfelter Jr., 71, of 2908 Ferguson Valley Road, McVeytown, went to be with the Lord Tuesday evening, May 21, 2019, at his home. He was born July 31, 1947, in Brady Township, Huntingdon County, the son of the late Leroy M. Gladfelter Sr. and Harriet (Henry) ...

Stacie L. Velez

Stacie L. Velez, 44, of Lewistown, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019. Arrangements are under the care of The Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan Street, which will be announced upon completion.

Mark Edward Ganoe

Mark Edward Ganoe, 70, of Lewistown Borough, went to be with His Lord and Savior at 10:34 a.m., Monday, May 20, 2019, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born April 17, 1949, in Williamsport, he was the son of the late Robert E. and Margaret (Rupert) Ganoe. Mark is survived by: sons, ...

Ruth I. Sunderland

Ruth I. Sunderland, 97, formerly of McVeytown, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at William Penn Healthcare in Lewistown. Born Sept. 12, 1921, in McVeytown, she was a daughter of the late Frederick L. and Hazel I. (Stine) Sunderland Stewart, and a stepdaughter of the late Andrew ...

Mary A. Walls

Mary A. Walls, 64, of McClure, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Born June 8, 1954, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Guy and Geraldine (Knepper) Arnold. She is survived by her husband, Charles E. Walls, whom she married in April of 1974; ...

Lena Y. Hostetler

Lena Y. Hostetler, 66, wife of Benjamin R. Hostetler, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019, at their home. A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at 12834 Stage Road, McClure. Interment will take place at Stage Road Cemetery. Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Burnham, is ...

Dawn A. Wentle

Dawn A. Wentle, 69, of Burnham, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Heller-Hoenstine Burnham Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which will be announced upon completion.

Harold Calvin Arnold

Harold Calvin Arnold, 91, of Millerstown, entered into rest Friday, May 17, 2019, at Brookline Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Mifflintown. Harold was born at home in Knousetown on July 31, 1927. He was the son of the late Cloyd Calvin and Learie (Knouse) Arnold. He attended Quaker Run ...

James Jonah Thornton

James Jonah Thornton, 35, of 608 Benner Road, Bellefonte, passed away at 4:30 a.m., Friday, May 17, 2019, at his home. Born Sept. 22, 1983, in Waynesboro, he was a son of Dr. Joseph K. Thornton and Donna (Silcox) Thornton of Greencastle. He was united in marriage for 11 and a half years to ...