Connie R. Himes

Connie R. Himes, 72, of Milroy, passed away Friday afternoon, Sept. 10, 2021, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.

Born Jan. 15, 1949, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late George E. Havice Sr. and Evelyn I. (Sweitzer) Havice. Her husband, John R. Himes, whom she married Sept. 10, 1971, exactly 50 years ago, survives.

Also surviving are children, John R. Himes Jr. and wife Jackie of Belleville, Troy Lynn Tallon of Lewistown, Julia Tallon of Reedsville; siblings, George E. Havice Jr. and wife Joyce of Reedsville, Linda K. Knouse and husband Gregory of Lewistown, Amy L. Nale and husband William of Reedsville; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Jack A. Havice.

She worked at Scotty’s Fashions in Lewistown and was a 1967 graduate of Kishacoquillas High School.

A funeral service will be held 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at Barrville Mennonite Church, with Pastor Carl Geissinger officiating. There will be a viewing one hour before the funeral, Thursday at the church. Interment will be in Juniata Memorial Park, Lewistown. For online condolences visit bohnfuneral- home.com.