The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

August 20, 2013

John J. Backes, 83, Coal Township


The Daily Item

— COAL TOWNSHIP — John J. Backes, 83, of Coal Township, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at his home.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Seventh Street Primitive Methodist Church, Shamokin.

Funeral arrangements are by the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury.