June 11, 1938 - - June 22, 2017
Charles E. “Skip” Hockenberry, 79, of Beaver Springs and formerly of East Waterford passed away at 11:55 a.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at home.
Born on June 11, 1938, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, he was a son of the late Charles C. and Beatrice W. (Neiman) Hockenberry.
Surviving are 2 daughters, Linda M. Lauver and her husband David, of Mifflin, Barbara K. Lamey and her ...
May 19, 1937 - - June 22, 2017
George Ronald Knouse, 80, of McAlisterville passed away at 4:37 a.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
Born on May 19, 1937, in Fayette Twp., Juniata County, he was the son of the late George M. and Daisy A. (Alleman) Knouse.
Surviving are his cousins, Janet R. Heckman, Richard B. Roush, both of Mifflintown, and Susan Sheaffer, of Beavertown. ...
May 28, 1944 - - June 17, 2017
Harold L. “Shine” Woodward, 73, of Honey Grove, passed away at 6:51 p.m. on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
Born on May 28, 1944 in Lewistown, Mifflin County he was a son of Maxwell H. and Irene (Buchanan) Woodward. On August 3, 1968 he married his surviving wife, Edna “Fred” (Peck) Woodward, with whom he was blessed to share more than ...
July 27, 1960 - - June 16, 2017
Edward L. Brown, 56, of Port Royal, died at 2:25 p.m. on Friday June 16, 2017 at his home.
Born on July 27, 1960 in Derry Twp., Mifflin County he was a son of the late Harry and Patricia J. (Farmer) Brown.
Surviving are: his niece and nephew: Danielle L. Brown and her companion Michael J. Palm of Mifflin, Robert M. Brown Jr., of Lewistown; great nieces and nephews, Khaya Palm, ...
August 22, 1941 - - June 16, 2017
Roy Lester Brubaker, 75, of Mifflintown, died June 16, 2017, in a farming related accident at his family’s farm in Cuba Mills, cutting short a life of love and service. He was born on Aug. 22, 1941, in McAlisterville. An educator, missionary, pastor and organic farmer, Roy was one of eight children born into the family of Roy M. and Elva Brubaker (Auker) of McAlisterville. Ro ...
August 21, 1926 - - June 15, 2017
Kenneth E. “Ken” Swartz, 90, of Thompsontown and formerly of Mifflintown passed away at 9:07 p.m. on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill.
Born on August 21, 1926 in Milroy, Mifflin County he was the son of the late Alton Swartz and Ethel (Collins) Swartz-Leyder. On April 21, 1950, he married his surviving wife A. Pearl (Oberlin) Swartz w ...
July 14, 1927 - - June 12, 2017
R. Eugene “Gene” Rhine, 89, of Mifflintown died at 6:20 a.m. on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin.
Born on July 14, 1927, in Beale Twp., Juniata County, he was a son of the late Jesse H. and Ruth (Lauver) Rhine. On June 30, 1948, he married his surviving wife, Esther (Ellis) Rhine, with whom he was blessed to share nearly 69 years of mar ...
June 05, 2017 - - June 11, 2017
Hudson Alan Gibson, infant, of McAlisterville was welcomed into heaven at 5:05 p.m. on Sunday, June 11, 2017.
Born on June 5, 2017 in Derry Township, Mifflin County he was the son of William R. Gibson Jr. and Jill M. Adley.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his siblings, Silas M. Gibson, Anna M. Cluck, both at home; paternal grandmother, Mary Gibson, of Lewisburg; ...