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Daily Item Obituaries

March 1, 2013

Yvonne D. Dawson, 45, Danville

DANVILLE — The Lord opened the gates of Heaven and welcomed his angel home, freeing her of the bonds of pain and suffering. Yvonne D. Dawson, 45, of Steltz Road, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at her home after a 15-year battle with cancer.

She was born on Jan. 21, 1968, in Lewisburg, a daughter of Lloyd Sr. and Barbara (Schultz) Craig of Danville.

Yvonne was a graduate of Danville High School Class of 1986 and later attended Williamsport Area Community College.

She worked at Bloomsburg University for more than seven years.

She had a love for animals and a soft spot for strays.

Yvonne started indoor yard sales for the Espy Fire Company and enjoyed playing Bingo there as well. She was a Girl Scout Leader and was the cookie chairman.

She loved camping with her family in their RV and enjoyed cross stich and going to yard sales.

Her love was simply spending time with her children, family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her beloved husband of seven years, Jeff Dawson Jr.; one son, Brandon Snyder; one daughter, Katie Snyder; two brothers and sisters-in-law,  Lloyd Jr. and Teresa Craig and Shane and Kristy Craig, all of Danville. Yvonne is also survived by her father and mother-in-law, Jeff Sr. and Mary Anne Dawson of Espy, one brother-in-law, Chris Dawson of Florida; one niece, Kendra Craig; as well as one nephew, Austin Craig.

A celebration of Yvonnes’ life will be held 6 p.m. Friday, March 8 at the Espy Fire Company, 300 Tenny Street, Espy.

The family will provide flowers.

For those who are able, the family requests that you donate blood at Geisinger Medical Center in Yvonnes’ name.

For those who are not able to donate blood, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, Montour County Chapter, Theresa’s Trees Team Relay for Life, 1948 East 3rd Street, Williamsport, PA 17701.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Brady Funeral Home of Danville. Please send online condolences to BradyFuneralHome.com

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    BROUSE, DAVID O., 82, of New Columbia. Visitation from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. today at Dominick T. Adamo Funeral Home, 247 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg, followed by funeral at 10:30. Burial in East Side Cemetery, Mifflinburg.
    EBELING, CLAUDIA N., 62, of Lewisburg. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets, Lewisburg, followed by celebration of life at 12:30. Inurnment in Lewisburg Cemetery.
    FAUL, RUTH ANN, 75, of Penns Creek. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Mountain road God’s Missionary Church, Penns Creek, followed by funeral at 1. Burial in Geneva Memorial Cemetery, Conneaut Lake. Hummel Funeral Home, Middleburg.
    GLACE, GEORGE T., 88, of Mount Pleasant Mills. Visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. today with Masonic service at 8:30 at George P. Garman Funeral Homes, Inc., 9366 Route 35, Mount Pleasant Mills, and from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at St. Thomas Independent Church, St. Thomas Road, Mount Pleasant Mills, followed by funeral at 3. Burial in St. Thomas Cemetery.
    HEIMBACH, DAVID C., 66, of Mifflinburg. Visitation from 10 to 11:30 a.m. today at Roupp Funeral Home, Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg, followed by a graveside service at noon in Forest Hill Cemetery.
    HOOVER, ELIAS M., 57, of Selinsgrove. Funeral service at 10 a.m. today at Shade Mountain Mennonite Church, 134 Center Road, Mount Pleasant Mills. Burial in Union Township Old Order Mennonite Cemetery, Port Trevorton.
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