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Daily Item Obituaries

July 18, 2013

Michael J. Sheeler, 54, Middleburg

MIDDLEBURG — Michael John Sheeler, 54, of Pitzer Road, passed away unexpectedly at 10:47 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in the emergency room at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.

He was born Jan. 22, 1959, in Lewistown, a son of the late Melvin J. and Alma (Silks) Sheeler. On July 20, 1985, he married the former Stephanie A. Lawler, who survives.

Mike was a 1977 graduate of Lewistown High School and served in the Army from 1978 to 1981.

For the past 30 years, he was employed as a residential service aide at the Selinsgrove Center.

He was a member of the American Legion and loved to ride the motorcycle. He was especially proud of his 100th anniversary model Harley-Davidson.

In addition to his wife of nearly 28 years, he is survived by one daughter, April Christina Courtright, of Edenton, N.J.; two grandchildren, Christina Leeann and Andrew; one sister, Bonnie Bearley, of Lewistown; and three brothers, George Sheeler, of Bellefonte, Jerry Sheeler, of Mifflinville, and Timothy Sheeler, of Berwick.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Connie Lou, in infancy.

A viewing will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Hummel Funeral Home, 574 Hill St., Middleburg, followed by military honors at 6 accorded by the Middle West Veterans.

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  • Wednesday, July 23, 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.

    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. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. today at New Hope Baptist Church, 38 Route 522 North, Middleburg, followed by funeral at 10:30 a.m. Thursday. Burial in St. John’s ‘Black Oak Ridge’ Cemetery. Pheasant Funeral Home, Beavertown.

    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. Thursday at Visneski Funeral Home, 10 W Mahoning St., Danville, followed by funeral at 2. Burial in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Danville.

    RESSLER, GALE L., 63, of Sunbury. Visitation from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by a memorial service at 8.

    ROBBINS, RAYMOND D., 90, of Lewisburg. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Roupp Funeral Home, 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg, followed by funeral at 11. Burial in Mazeppa Union Cemetery.

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