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Dec 15, 2020

SECULES-Lewis Wellington Secules died Dec. 4, 2020, of COVID-19 after a months-long stay at Muncy Place. He told stories of growing up on a farm on North Mountain, where he was born in 1926, to Grover and Myra Secules.

HAUPT-Phyllis Marie Haupt, 79, of Muncy, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Dec. 4, 2020. Phyllis was born March 22, 1941 in Montgomery, to the late George Norman and the late Jennie Pearl (Hamilton) Hawk.

CHARLES-Sheldon Edgar Charles, 76, of Muncy, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020. Sheldon was born Oct. 31, 1944 in Muncy and was the son of the late Sheldon A. and the late Helen M. (Confer) Charles. Graveside services were held Dec. 8, at St. James Lutheran “White Church” Cemetery, Fairfield Township, Muncy.

RHINE-Robert L. Rhine, Sr., 73, of Hughesville passed away Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020 surrounded by family at his daughter’s home. Born Jan. 26, 1947 in Lock Haven, he was a son of the late Raymond and Margaret (Pringle) Rhine.

STABLEY-Lori Ann Cook-Stabley, 66, of Elimsport, passed away at home, surrounded by family on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. Lori was born in Danville on Jan. 27, 1954, a daughter of John and Jean (Kerstetter) Cook.

HALL- Kay “Lee” Hall, 80, of Muncy, died on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020 at the former AristaCare, now Embassy of Loyalsock. Born Sept. 21, 1940 in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Lawrence M. and Mary A. (Worthington) Hall.

JOHNSON- Eleanor M. Johnson, 80, of rural Turbotville, passed away Friday, Dec. 4, 2020 at home with her family by her side. Born May 14, 1940 in Exchange, Montour County, she was the daughter of the late David Z. and Mildred B. (Buss) Fry. Burial held on the family homestead in Exchange.

DOHL- Charlotte Sarah Dohl, 86, of Turbotville, went home to the Lord, peacefully on Thursday, December 3, 2020. Charlotte was born April 9, 1934 in Williamsport, to the late Francis Richard (aka Judge) and Alma (Bachman) Markley. Interment held in Muncy Cemetery.

SIMON-Dora D. Simon, 86, of Hughesville, passed away Friday, December 4, 2020 at her son’s home in Watsontown. Born November 19, 1934 in Muncy, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Laura (Criswell) Derr. Burial was in Elimsport Cemetery.

CALABRO- Margaret K. “Peggy” Calabro, 85, of Watsontown, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 7, 2020 at Watsontown Health and Rehab Center. Born Dec. 6, 1935 in Watsontown, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Leona (Cromley) McKee. Entombment was in Delaware Run Cemetery.

RIDER- Alice K. Rider, 86, of Hughesville, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020 at Geisinger Medical Center of Danville. Alice was born June 30, 1934 in Unityville, and was the daughter of the late Myron and Velma V. (Robbins) Robbins. Burial was held at Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy.

BETZ- Eleanor F. Betz, 83, Exchange, died Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020. Born March 19, 1937 in Sonestown, she was the daughter of the late William H. and Elizabeth A. (Baker) Rooker. 

WADDELL-Elizabeth A. (Betsy) Waddell, 60, died on December 8 at Geisinger Medical Center after fighting cancer for six months. Born on Aug. 10, 1960, in Oil City, to Mary and the late Thaddeus Budzinski.