The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

Daily Item Obituaries

Daily Item Obituaries
  • jennieengleman.jpg Jennie E. “Jean” Engleman, 88, Milton

    MILTON — Jennie E. “Jean” Engleman, 88, of Astro Village, passed away Monday morning, April 21, 2014, at the Milton Health and Rehab Center where she had been a guest since last fall.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • frankMarquardt.jpg Franz “Frank” Marquardt, 94, Watsontown

    WATSONTOWN — Franz “Frank” Heinrich Nis Arthur Marquardt, 94, of 119 Marquardt Drive, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at the Watsontown Nursing and Rehab Center.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • paulearnest.jpg L. Paul Earnest, 84, Lewisburg

    LEWISBURG — L. Paul Earnest, 84, of 50 N. Third St., took his final trip to be with Grammy, on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • brighthollenbach.jpg Bright R. Hollenbach Sr., 85, Lewisburg

    LEWISBURG — Bright R. Hollenbach Sr., 85, of 535 Millersbottom Road, passed away on Sunday evening, April 20, 2014, at the Watsontown Health and Rehab Center.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • johnballantine.jpg Rev. John O. Ballantine, 87, Selinsgrove

    SELINSGROVE — The Rev. John O. Ballantine, 87, (Lt. Col. Chaplain (Ret), Pastor) a resident of Grayson View, passed away peacefully on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014, with his wife by his side.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • johnthomas.jpg John P. Thomas, 43, Danville

    DANVILLE — John Paul Thomas, 43, of Danville, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

    April 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hilda R. Mowery, 96, Elysburg

    ELYSBURG — Hilda R. Mowery, 96, a former resident of Elysburg and Shamokin, passed away on Saturday afternoon, April 19, 2014, at the Golden Living Center-Mansion, Sunbury.

    April 21, 2014

  • Douglas L. Getgen, 80, Sunbury

    SUNBURY — Douglas LaRue Getgen, 80, of 137 Pine St., passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

    April 21, 2014

  • Dick A. Witmer, 87, Dewart

    DEWART — Dick A. Witmer, 87, a resident of Dewart for the last 65 years, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Watsontown Health and Rehabilitation where he had been residing the past two months.

    April 21, 2014

  • Terry L. Mook, 64, Watsontown

    WATSONTOWN — Terry L. Mook, 64, of 83 Mook Lane, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, at his home.

    April 21, 2014

The Daily Marquee
Funeral Arrangements
  • Thursday, April 24, 2014

    COTNER, ESTHER, 95, of Washingtonville. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. today and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, followed by the funeral at 11, in Jane E. Delong Memorial Hall, 7 Church St., Washingtonville. Burial in Washintonville Lutheran Cemetery. Brooks Funeral Home, Turbotville.
    ENGLEMAN, JENNIE E., 88, of Milton. Visitation from 12:30 to 2 p.m. today in John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets, Lewisburg, followed by funeral at 2. Burial in Highland Cemetery.
    HERRICK, ROBERT C., 82, of Millmont. Visitation from noon to 1 p.m. today in Shaw Funeral Home, 400 N. Front St., Milton, followed by funeral at 1. Burial in Harmony Cemetery, Milton.
    HOLLENBACH, BRIGHT R. SR., 85, of Lewisburg. Visitation from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday in John H. Shaw III Funeral Home, Market and Eighth streets, Lewisburg, followed by funeral at 11:30.
    JONES, KENNETH L., 84, of Beaver Springs. Visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in Pheasant Funeral Home, 316 W. Market St., Beavertown, followed by funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Beavertown.
    LONGENBERGER, ROBERT C., 79, of Shamokin Dam. Celebration of life at 11 a.m. Saturday in Christ Community United Methodist Church, 3939 Park Road, Selinsgrove, followed by a time of visitation. David T. Zweier Funeral Home, Inc., Sunbury.
    LUNDIN, ULF A., 81, of Middleburg. Memorial service at noon Saturday in St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Penns Creek. Hummel Funeral Home, Middleburg.
    MARQUARDT, FRANZ H., 94, of Watsontown. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, followed by funeral at 11, in St. John’s Lutheran Church (Delaware Run), 6590 Musser Lane, Watsontown. Burial in church cemetery. Cronrath-Grenoble Funeral Home, Watsontown.
    MELLOWSHIP, MONA J., 85, of Sunbury. Visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. today in David T. Zweier Funeral Home, 157 Chestnut St., Sunbury. Funeral at 11 a.m. Friday in Zion Lutheran Church, Fifth and Market streets, Sunbury. Burial in Orchard Hills Cemetery, Shamokin Dam.
    MOWERY, HILDA R., 96, of Elysburg. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday in Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by funeral at 11. Burial in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.
    PATTERSON, LARRY R., 70, of Watsontown. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. today in Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville, followed by funeral at 11. Burial in Presbyterian Cemetery, McEwensville.
    SEBASOVICH, DIANE E., 58, of Sunbury. Visitation from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday in Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury.
    SMITH, RICHARD C., 71, of Linden. Memorial service at 11 a.m. today in Pine Run United Methodist Church, 1719 Pine Run Road, Linden.
    THOMAS, JOHN P., 43, of Danville. Visitation from 9 to 10:45 a.m. today in St. Hubert Chapel, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 18 E. Center St., Danville, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11. Burial in St. Edward’s Cemetery, Shamokin. Visneski Funeral Home, Danville.
    SHOWERS, EMILY L., 97, of Milton. Graveside service at 11 a.m. Saturday in Watsontown Cemetery. Shaw Funeral Home, Milton.
    STAILEY, MANFORD, 91, of McAlisterville. Memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday in Trinity Lutheran Church, McAlisterville.
    WAGNER, JAMES H., 50, of Selinsgrove. Visitation from 9 to 10 a.m. today in St. Pius X Catholic Church, 112 Fairview Drive, Selinsgrove, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10. Burial in Union Cemetery, Selinsgrove. V.L. Seebold Funeral Home, Selinsgrove.

    April 23, 2014