Lewistown Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Billy Joe - Tink' Erb

    Billy Joe "Tink" Erb, 61, of Lewistown, was born June 18, 1953, and died Thursday, April 23, 2015, at his home. He is survived by: his father, Archie E. Erb and wife, Jean; sisters, Toni Peachey and husband, John, of Reedsville, and Heidi Traxler and husband, Greg, of Lewistown; his daughter, Carrie Roe and Jeffrey Plank, of Lewistown; his son, Glenn Erb and Connie Moore, of Yeagertown; his grandchildren, Dakotah Roe and Wyatt Erb; and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Yesterday | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Charles Melvin - Mel' Swartz

    Charles Melvin "Mel" Swartz, 74, of Ohesson Manor, Lewistown, and formerly of Mifflintown died at 4:50 a.m. on Friday, April 24, 2015, at the manor. Born March 23, 1941, in Spruce Hill Township, Juniata County, he was a son of the late William and Miriam Swartz.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Janice L. Clark

    Janice is survived by: her children, Ralph E. Santos, of Lewistown, Lisa R. Marcki and husband, Stephen, of Placerville, Calif., and David P. Santos, of Placerville, Calif.; grandchildren, Spencer S. Marcki, Jennifer Lee Marcki, Aundrea Couts, Sarah Santos; great-grandchildren, Dawson D. Santos and Ashley Couts; and a brother, William P. Hawn of McClure. Janice loved shopping and would shop any chance she could get.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Raymond C. Vogt Sr.

    Raymond C. Vogt Sr., 86, of Lewistown, died at 9:25 p.m., Monday, April 20, 2015, at Golden Living Center, William Penn. Born May 11, 1928, in Strodes Mills, he was a son of the late Albert Vogt and Frieda Diegal.

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  • Tuesday Apr 21 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Mary Lou Burdick

    Born June 24, 1929, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Malachi O'Dwyer and Edna Grace Burkholder. She was the last of the Burkholder siblings, having been preceded in death by four brothers, John, Robert, David and Larry Burkholder and four sisters, Dorothy Rhodes, Ann Allen, Helen Hunt and Marie Corkins.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Marjorie S. Maunder

    Born Dec. 5, 1919, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Foster Snook Snyder and Jeanette Snyder. She is survived by: her daughter, Christine L. Maunder, of Altamont Springs, Fla.; son, Dale E. Maunder and wife, Joyce, of York; a nephew whom she helped raise, Ronald Maunder and wife, Silvia, of Dunkirk, Md.; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and other surviving nephews and nieces.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Paul S. Fisher

    Paul S. Fisher, 49, of Lewistown, died at 11:50 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Nov. 29, 1965, in Columbia, he was the son of Jack Fisher and Barbara Cunningham, both of Myrtle Beach, S.C. Also surviving are: his wife, Sandra Fisher, whom he married Nov. 24, 2004; children, Paul S. Fisher Jr., of Va., Heather Wagner, of Lewistown, Justin Weyant, of Newport, and Ashley Fisher and husband, Brian, of Lewistown; brothers, Mark J. Fisher Sr. and wife, Becky, of Ft.

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  • Friday Apr 17 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Ruth M. Appleby

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband, Lloyd D. Appleby, in 1972; an infant daughter, Shirley Edna Appleby; three brothers, Ernest, Roy and Paul Koontz and three sisters, Evelyn Weikel, Elveretta Traxler and Naomi Platt. Ruth is survived by: a son, Lloyd H. Appleby and wife, Joyce E., of Lancaster; daughter, Beverly R. Tackett, of Carneys Point, N.J.; sister, Phyllis Smith, of Lewistown; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

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  • Friday Apr 17 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Hilde Fisher

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E. Fisher, on Feb. 2, 1992, and one sister. She is survived by: daughters, Patricia E. Fisher Allgood, of Fishers, Indiana and Charlene K. Fisher Elliott, of Dell City, Okla.; two grandchildren, Cassandra R. Knecht and husband, Matthew, of Fishers, Ind.

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  • Thursday Apr 16 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    John C. Fye

    John is also survived by: his daughter, Tiffany Fye, of Harrisburg, and his son, Eric Fye, of Elizabethville; grandchildren, Brittany, Preston, Meadow, Shanika, and Shantel; great-granddaughter, Alayla; siblings, Wendy Davis and husband, Randal, of Indianhead, Md., and Karen Barraclough and husband, John, of Lewistown. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday, April 17, at Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown.

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Imogene M. Kauffman

    Born April 18, 1954, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Jesse L. "Mush" Aumiller and Ruth L. Aumiller. She is survived by: children, Roy S. Kauffman, III, of Milroy, and Charity L. Stuck and husband, Shawn, of Milroy; siblings, Nellie Kratzer, of Milroy, Naomi Robinette, of Lewistown, and Patrick E. Aumiller, of Dry Run; grandchildren, Ty Stuck and Collin Stuck.

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    William H. - Jock' Peoples Jr.

    William H. "Jock" Peoples Jr., 71, of Belleville, died at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at his home. Born May 23, 1943, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late William H. Peoples Sr. and Hester Peoples.

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Renee V. Kirk

    Renee V. Kirk, 55, of Harrisburg, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at her home. Born Dec. 25, 1959, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, she is a daughter of the late Emery C. and Lois Rae Kirk.

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  • Tuesday Apr 14 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    James D. Hammill Jr.

    James D. Hammill Jr., 69, of Columbia, died peacefully, Friday, April 10, 2015, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born in Lewistown, he was the son of the late James D. Sr. and the late Ida Hammill.

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  • Monday Apr 13 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Frances M. Imes

    Frances M. Imes, 84, of Mifflintown, died at 11:15 a.m. Sunday, April 12, 2015, at Locust Grove, Mifflin. She is survived by: her husband, Rev.

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  • Friday Apr 10 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Ila A. Fultz

    Ila A. Fultz, 85, formerly of Granville, died at 10:19 p.m. Thursday, April 9, 2015, at Ohesson Manor. Born July 16, 1929, in Granville, she was a daughter of the late Harry F. and Nellie I. Watt.

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  • Friday Apr 10 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Orris C. - Orrie' Knepp Jr.

    He is survived by: his stepfather Delwain "Babe" Yocum; his wife Marjorie Knepp, whom he married Jan. 9, 1982; children Tammy Wilt and her companion, John Fitzgerald, of McClure, Orris C. Knepp, III and wife Nikki, of Lewistown, and Carrie M. Mitchell, of Lewistown; grandchildren are Cody Wilt, Abigael L. Knepp, Kathryn E. Knepp, Danielle M. Bryan, Christopher M. Reeder, Justin L. Wertz, Nicolas D. Mitchell, and Deric T. Forshey, three great-grandchildren; and twin brothers, Barry W. Knepp and wife Vickie, and Larry M. Knepp, all of Lewistown. Orris worked at Standard Steel for 18 years and then at Trinity Plastics for another 28 years before retiring in 2014.

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  • Friday Apr 10 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Clarence W. - Mac' McLaughlin

    Clarence W. "Mac" McLaughlin, 81, of Mifflintown, passed away at 8:46 a.m. Thursday, April 9, 2015, at the Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill. Born Sept.

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  • Thursday Apr 9 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Tyna M. Earnest

    Born on July 7, 1965, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Charles Leon Earnest and Shirley May Earnest. Tyna is survived by: her companion of 32 years, Michael D. Hartley; children, Kevin M. Earnest, of Yeagertown, Matthew D. Hartley and Dustin Allen Hartley, both at home; siblings, Leonard C. Earnest, of Lewistown, Janet L. Benjamin, of Yelm, Wash., and Starr A. Henderson, of Lewistown; and grandchildren, Preston Lee Earnest, Blaine Allen Hartley and one expected soon.

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  • Tuesday Apr 7 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Christine S. Schultz

    Christine S. Schultz, 84, of Burnham, died at 1:52 p.m. Monday, April 6, 2015, at Golden Living Center-William Penn. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her husband, James L. Schultz, on Sept.

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