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Daily Item Obituaries

February 2, 2014

John H. Loss, 67, Milton

— MILTON — John H. Loss, 67, of Upper Market Street, passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at his home.

He was born Sept. 18, 1946, in Danville, a son of the late John R. and Alice M. (Sheets) Loss. He was married on April 15, 1967, to the former Joyce M. Long, who survives.

John attended Danville schools and worked at ConAgra until he retired in 2006.

He enjoyed fishing and hunting and liked to work on old cars. He liked Harley-Davidson motorcycles and was a fan of professional wrestling and cooking shows.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, John R. and Janet Loss, of Milton, and Michael L. Loss, of Milton; one daughter, Tracy J. Smith, of Milton; three brothers, Donald L. Loss, of North Carolina, Allen C. Loss, of West Milton, and Terry L. Loss, of New Columbia; one sister, Wanda L. Weber, of Lewisburg; one half brother, John Fowler, of Milton; six grandchildren, John D. Loss, Greg S. Smith, Breanna M. Loss, Kristin L. Smith, Holly M. Smith and Brandon J. Arndt; and one great-grandson, Jonathon Austinson-Loss.

John was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas E. Loss; one sister, Sandra L. Loss; and one grandson, Tilghman Smith.

Friends and relatives will be received from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Friendship Baptist Church, 10 Voris Lane, Watsontown, where the funeral will be conducted at 7 with the Rev. Jerry Caswell officiating.

Arrangements are under the care of the Shaw Funeral Home, Milton.

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  • Thursday, July 24, 2014

    BOWERSOX, CHADF D., 37, of Watsontown. Life celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Washingtonville Fire Hall, 19 Strawberry Ridge Road, Danville.

    DERCK, BEATRICE A., of Sunbury. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by a graveside service in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

    DINSMORE, ELEANORE F., 83, of Selinsgrove. Celebration of life at 2 p.m. Saturday at Sharon Lutheran Church, 120 S. Market St., Selinsgrove. V.L. Seebold Funeral Home, Selinsgrove.

    FULTZ, MARY G., 73, of McClure. Funeral service at 10:30 a.m. today at New Hope Baptist Church, 38 Route 522 North, Middleburg. Burial in St. John’s ‘Black Oak Ridge’ Cemetery. Pheasant Funeral Home, Beavertown.

    GANTT, WESLEY J. JR., 58, of Middleburg. Visitation from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg, followed by funeral at 2.

    HENRY, DORIS E., 76, of Mifflinburg. Memorial service at 7 p.m. Friday at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 404 Market St., Mifflinburg.

    KARCHNER, RUTH M., 94, of Wake Forest, N.C. Visitation from 12:30 to 2 p.m. today at Visneski Funeral Home, 10 W Mahoning St., Danville, followed by funeral at 2. Burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Danville.

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