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Daily Item Obituaries

July 4, 2013

Peter G. Beck, 84, Mifflinburg

MIFFLINBURG — Peter G. Beck, 84, of Mifflinburg, since 2002, formerly of Groveville, N.J., entered into rest Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at his home.

He was born Feb. 22, 1929, in Trenton, N.J., a son of the late Frank and Anna (Velvis) Bieksza. On Sept. 5, 1955, at St. Hedwigs Church, Trenton, he married the former Dorothy A. Yurchalk who preceded him in death May 22, 2013.

Peter was a veteran of the Navy and a lifetime member of VFW Post 491, Yardville, N.J., and a member of the American Legion Post 410, Mifflinburg.

He was a retired employee of both the New Jersey Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company and Princeton University.

Peter was an avid hunter who enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with his grandchildren.

Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, David P. and Denise Beck, of Morgantown; two daughters and one son-in-law, Janice and Peter E. Luisi, of Kunkletown, and Sandra A. Beck, of Groveville; five grandchildren, Angela DiCrecchio, Erica Luisi, Samantha Kopec, Peter A. Luisi and Jaclyn Luisi; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Frank and Paul Bieksza; and one sister, Jean Bieksza Piatras.

Family and friends are welcome for a time of visitation from 9:45 to 11:15 a.m. Monday at the Peppler Funeral Home, 114 S. Main St., Allentown, N.J.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at noon at St. Vicent De Paul Church, 555 Allentown Road, Yardville, N.J., with the Rev. Stanley Krzyston as celebrant.

Burial will be in the Princeton Memorial Park, Robbinsville, N.J.

Funeral arrangements are by the Roupp Funeral Home, Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg.

 

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  • Thursday, July 24, 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.

    DERCK, BEATRICE A., of Sunbury. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by a graveside service in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

    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. Funeral service at 10:30 a.m. today at New Hope Baptist Church, 38 Route 522 North, Middleburg. Burial in St. John’s ‘Black Oak Ridge’ Cemetery. Pheasant Funeral Home, Beavertown.

    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.

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

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    ZERBE, CHARLES B., 91, of Sunbury. Visitation from noon today at David T. Zweier Funeral Home, 157 Chestnut St., Sunbury, followed by celebration of life at 1:55 p.m.. Burial in Pomfret Manor Cemetery, Sunbury.

     

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