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Daily Item Obituaries

April 25, 2014

Gladys Cannon Veley, 72, Mifflinburg

— MIFFLINBURG — Gladys Cannon Veley, 72, of 995 Cannon Road, passed to heaven at 11:10 a.m. Thursday morning, April 24, 2014, at her home with her husband, Joe, by her side, holding her hand.

She was born in the family home in Cowan on April 9, 1942, a daughter of the late Eugene and Sara (Bollinger) Cannon. She was married to Joseph E. Veley Sr. on Feb. 17, 1962, at the Sacred Heart Church by the Rev. Gunville and her death breaks a marital union of 52 years.

Gladys was a 1960 graduate of Mifflinburg High School.

She had worked at the Milton Shoe Factory and later at Buffalo Crossroads Elementary School.

Gladys was a member of Sacred Heart Church.

She enjoyed going to flea markets, reading, doing crossword and soduko puzzles, gardening and spending time with her family and friends.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by one son, Joseph E. Veley Jr. and his wife Stacey D. and one granddaughter, Courtney Jo Veley, all of Mazeppa; one brother and sister-in-law, James and Eleanor Cannon, of Milton; one sister and son-in-law, Cora and Gilbert Galbraith, of Sunbury; two brothers-in-law, Charles Weidman, of Jerseytown and Richard Auman, of Northumberland; nieces; and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Tess Weidman and Ruth Auman, and two brothers, John Cannon and Charles Cannon, in infancy.

There will be no visitation or viewing as per her wishes. Private burial will be at the convenience of the family.

The family will provide flowers and donations in Gladys’ memory may be made to either the Evangelical Hospice, 130 Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837; or to Cancer Care of Central Pa., 75 Medical Park Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

Funeral arrangements are by the John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets, Lewisburg.

 

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    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.

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    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.

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