Lewistown Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Barbara A. Christoff

    Barbara is survived by: her husband, Michael E. Christoff, whom she married June 30, 1956; her daughters, Shari, of Kentucky, Julie, of Lewistown, and Patricia, of Burnham; grandson, Ryan and great-grandchild, Savannah.

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  • Yesterday | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Norma K. Carper

    Norma K. Carper, 87, of Mifflintown, went to be with her Lord on Friday morning, March 27, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born June 12, 1927, in Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, she was a daughter of the late Norman L. and Ada K. Keener.

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  • Yesterday | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Tessa Marie Smith

    Born Nov. 5, 1990, she was the daughter of Jody A. Smith and Harold M. Smith II, both of Lewistown, and Harold's companion, Lenita Wenrick, of Shippensburg. She is also survived by: a brother, Alec J. Smith; grandparents, Frank D. and Jane H. Miller, of Lewistown; a grandmother, Glenda E. Goss, of Dry Run; a great-grandfather, Harold M. Smith, of Belleville; uncles, Jeffrey A. Miller, Brian K. Miller, Tim Smith and John Spence; aunts, Shari Miller, Stacey Miller, Melinda Spence and Cheniene Leiter.

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  • Yesterday | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Charles E. - Charlie' Brought

    Charles E. "Charlie" Brought, 75, of Lewistown, died at 2:49 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Feb. 9, 1940, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late John H. and Nora G. Brought.

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  • Monday Mar 23 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Jackie Fischer

    Jackie was born May 13, 1924, in Lewistown. She attended Lewistown schools before serving in the Women's Army Air Corps in World War II.

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  • Sunday Mar 22 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Denise Reich

    Born July 30, 1971, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of Barry Beaver and Hope Reich and her stepfather, Robert Reich. Denise is also survived by: her separated spouse, Ray Keister, of Middleburg; her fiance, Barney Smith, of Lewistown; her children, Cassandra Roberts and Carley Bingaman, both of Lewistown; her sister, Jennifer Reich, of Lewistown; stepchildren, Luke Keister, of Virginia, Camille Keister, of Lewisburg, Jesse Keister, of Penns Creek, and Jessica Smith, of Mifflintown; grandchildren, John Boyer, Peyton Culp and Austyn Day, all of Lewistown; and a step-grandchild, Henna Minium, of Mifflin.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Ted M. Keith

    Ted Max Keith, 88, of Iron Street, Rockhill Furnace, died at 12:51 p.m., Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital, Lewistown. Born December 12, 1926, at Iron Street, Rockhill Furnace, he was the son of the late Earl H. and Martha Keith.

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  • Thursday Mar 19 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Mildred L. - Millie' Osman

    Mildred L. "Millie" Osman, 83, of Port Royal, passed away at 7:50 p.m., Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at the Geisinger- Lewistown Hospital. Born on April 22, 1931, in Locust Run, Juniata County, she was the daughter of the late Robert R. and Veda Slagle.

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  • Thursday Mar 19 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Helen L. Harpster

    She was also preceded in death by her husband, Russell E. Harpster, in 1970, and siblings, Elva Earnest and Carl Bousum. Helen is survived by a sister, Jean Walters, of Lewistown, and a brother, George Bousum, whom she raised, of Lewistown.

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  • Wednesday Mar 18 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Shirley P. Ritter

    Shirley P. Ritter, 88, of Milroy, died at 12:59 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her first husband, Charles T. Ayers, on Jan. 31, 1962; her second husband, William B. Ritter, on Feb. 21, 2005; one brother, William Osborne; and one sister, Virginia Tate.

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  • Tuesday Mar 17 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Jane Reed

    In addition to her parents, Jane was preceded in death by: her brother, Robert Johnson; and three sisters, Dorothy Kline, Erma Kochenderfer and Louise Koontz. Jane is survived by: her sister, Gladys Burd Wert, of Lewistown; her brother, Dennis L. Johnson and wife, Mary Lou, of Enola; many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

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  • Monday Mar 16 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Verna C. (Glick) Morris

    Verna C. Morris, 90, of Golden LivingCenter - William Penn, Lewistown, and formerly of Belleville, died at 9 p.m. Sunday, March 15, 2015, at William Penn. Born April 12, 1924, in Belleville, she was a daughter of the late Alphie and Bertha Glick.

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  • Friday Mar 13 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Earl T. - Tom' Yeager Jr.

    Earl T. "Tom" Yeager Jr., 72, of Lewistown, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 4:45 p.m. Thursday, March 12, 2015, at Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill. Born on Nov. 10, 1942, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Maxine and Earl T. Yeager Sr. Tom is survived by: his wife, Ruth Ann Yeager, whom he married on July 25, 1964; sons, Bryan T. Yeager and wife, Holly, of McClure, and Thomas K. Yeager and wife, Amy, of Mifflintown; grandchildren, Megan, Brady, Clay and Emma; and a sister, Charlene Swineford and husband, Roy T., of Lewistown.

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  • Thursday Mar 12 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    James R. Sellers

    Surviving are: his mother, Judith Folk; his daughter, Ashley McCallips and husband, Michael, and their son, Evan, all of Lewistown; two sisters, Tammy Rhodes and husband, Randy, of Lewistown, and Kelly Arentz, of Lewistown; and a brother, Curtis Folk and wife, Monica, of Burnham. He was a graduate of Lewistown High School.

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  • Wednesday Mar 11 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    James R. Sellers

    Surviving are: his mother, Judith Folk; his daughter, Ashley McCallips and husband, Michael, and their son, Evan, all of Lewistown; two sisters, Tammy Rhodes and husband, Randy, of Lewistown, and Kelly Arentz, of Lewistown; and a brother, Curtis Folk and wife, Monica, of Burnham. James was a member of the City Hook and Ladder Fire Co., VFW Post No.

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  • Wednesday Mar 11 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Norman L. Bleacher Jr.

    Born March 18, 1940, in Coatesville, he was a son of the late Blanche and Norman L. Bleacher Sr. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a son, Norman L. Bleacher III, and three brothers. He is survived by: his wife, Helen D. Bleacher, whom he married Dec. 29, 1985; his children, Betty Lou Bleacher, Warren Bleacher Sr., of Lancaster, Leroy Norman Bleacher, of Ephrata, and Debbie Himelright, of Lewistown; four sisters, Linda, Betty Ann, Peggy and Bonnie; a granddaughter, Tiffany Elliott, whom Norman raised; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

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  • Monday Mar 9 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Betty Jane Shank

    Betty Jane Shank, 90, of Lewistown, died at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Locust Grove Retirement Village, Mifflin. Born Sept.

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  • Monday Mar 9 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Robert Louis Bell

    Robert Louis Bell, 92, of Lewistown, died at 7:42 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Altoona VA Hospital. Born April 9, 1922, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Raymond C. and Esther Elizabeth Bell.

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  • Friday Mar 6 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Nancy A. Seachrist

    Born on June 6, 1940, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Earnest "Red" and Maude Seachrist. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Daniel and Robert Sea- christ and two sisters, Teenie Musser and Carol J. Folk.

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  • Friday Mar 6 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    John A. Bay

    Born on April 10, 1932, in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Earl P. and Mary C. Bay. John is survived by: his wife, N. Marie Bay, whom he married on Sept.

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