Obituaries

Susan Carol Wise

Susan Carol Wise, 72, of Millsboro, Del. formerly of State College passed away with her loving husband by her side on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del. Susan was born in Lewistown on Nov. 27, 1946, daughter of the late Paul and Ethel (Ramsey) Wilson. She ...

Betty Jean Shirk Byler

Betty Jean Shirk Byler, 90, died March 19, 2019, at Yoder House, VMRC. She was born Aug. 2, 1928, in Paradise, to parents, Paul E. and Bertha Mae Denlinger Shirk (deceased). She was married to Jesse T. Byler (deceased) on Oct. 20, 1951. She is survived by her three children and their ...

Joleen M. Aurand

Joleen M. Aurand, 61, of Milroy, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019, at her home. Born Jan. 10, 1958, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Joseph L. Sheetz Sr. and Donna B. (Benner) Sheetz. She is survived by: her husband of 20 years, Jeffrey H. Aurand, of Milroy; step children, ...

Marjorie L. Stumpff

Marjorie L. Stumpff, 101, formerly of Lewistown, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019, at Valley View Haven, Belleville. Born Dec. 17, 1917, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Carl D. and Martha (Bossinger) McLucas. She was raised by her caring maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. ...

Catherine ‘Kay’ Dughi Santorum

Kay Santorum, 100, was born Oct. 30, 1918, in Lewistown. She died peacefully at home on March 16, 2019. She retired to St. Augustine, Fla,, in 1990 and was a member of the Corpus Christi Catholic Church for 28 years. She received her undergraduate B.S. degree from Seton Hill University and ...

Martha H. Price

Martha H. Price, 83, of Mifflin, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019, at Geisinger Lewistown Hospital. All services and interment will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown Please visit www.brownfuneral homesinc.com.

Richard O. ‘Huggie’ Hugendubler

Richard O. “Huggie” Hugendubler, 89, of Hummelstown, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at The Middletown Home. Born in Hershey, he was the son of the late Ralph C. and Bertha (Peters) Hugendubler. He will be lovingly missed by his wife, Darlyn L. (McNeil) Hugendubler, with whom he ...

Gary Hinkle

Gary Hinkle was born on Nov. 12, 1944, in Mifflin County, to Orville and Dorothy Hinkle. Gary was the youngest of six siblings and enjoyed causing trouble as a height-challenged red-headed kid filled with confidence. One sister, Mary Ellen Parsons, of Tulsa, Okla., survives him. Gary grew ...

Wanda L. Hook

Wanda L. Hook, 95, formerly of N. Main St., Milroy, passed away Wednesday afternoon, March 20, 2019 at William Penn Healthcare, Lewistown. Born March 7, 1924 in Milroy, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Lillian Ellen (Mitchell) Mills. Her husband, Carl L. Hook, preceded her in death on ...

Marjorie L. Stumpff

Marjorie L. Stumpff, 101, formerly of Lewistown, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019, at Valley View Retirement Community. Arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine Funeral Home.