Delcie J. Hosterman October 22, 1935 July 3, 2014 Delcie J. Hosterman, 78, of State College, passed from this life on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Born on October 22, 1935 in Clearfield, Delcie was a daughter of the late Thomas F. and Dorothy Mae (Bloom) Schickling. She was a 1953 graduate of Clearfield Area High School. On October 20, 1978, Delcie married John M. Hosterman who survives at their home. Delcie was employed as a secretary in the Architectural Engineering Department at Penn State University, retiring with 35 years of service. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Millheim and the Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania in Lemont. Delcie was an avid potter, creating many beautiful pieces that she displayed and sold at the Central Pennsylvania Festival of Arts in State College. In addition to her husband, Delcie is survived by one step-son, John W. Hosterman (Cheryl) of Tunkhannock and one brother, Leonard F. Schickling (Dorothy) of State College. Family and friends will be received at St. John's Lutheran Church in Millheim on Monday, July 7 from 10-11 am, followed by the funeral service at 11:00 am with Pastor Julia Sprenkle officiating. Delcie will be laid to rest in Fairview Cemetery, Millheim. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stevenrnefffuneralhome.com.
Published in Centre Daily Times on July 6, 2014