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April 25, 2014

Carl R. Slack, 81, Trevorton

— TREVORTON — Carl Robert Slack, 81, of 364 E. Shamokin Street passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014, at his home. He was in ill health for the past eight months.

He was born in Lower August Township on Oct. 7, 1932, a son of the late Alice (Eyster) Bastian. Carl was married on May 7, 1955, in Trevorton, to the former Alice B. Keim, who survives.

Carl worked at the former Mandata Poultry Plant for many years and retired from the former Paper Magic Company, Elysburg.

He was a member of Evangelical Congregational Church, Trevorton.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are two daughters and sons-in-law, Debra and Ed Nyswaner, of Elysburg, and Pamela and Mark Brown, of Sunbury; two grandchildren, Michelle Miller and Brook Brown, both of Sunbury; first great-grandson on the way, Camden Robert Weirick; three sisters, Betty Snook, of Dover, Janet Peck, of Fairfield, and Connie Long, of Trevorton Road; one sister-in-law, Shirley Bastian, of North Wales, Pa; nieces; and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Frank Bastian.

Visitors may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton, followed by the funeral at 11 with the Rev. Richard Sweppenhiser officiating.

Burial will be in Northumberland Memorial Cemetery, Stonington.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Carl’s memory to Evangelical Congregational Church, 613 W. Shamokin Street, Trevorton, PA 17881.

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