Cornelia Irene Krispin

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Oct. 5, 2017

Cornelia Irene Krispin, 93, Dallas passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017.

Born at home in Ashley on Jan. 17, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Josephine Houck.    

Cornelia graduated from Ashley High School in 1941, a year early, living most of her life on her farm in Dallas Township, and a seasonal resident of Stowell. She enjoyed nature, gardening, cooking, reading and attending church services, as well as being a seamstress, educator, farmer, fisherman, hunter, carpenter, painter and home remedy doctor. Imparting wisdom on her family and encouraging them to work hard and achieve success. 

She was preceded in death by her first husband Charles Fehlinger in 1974; and second husband Stanley Krispin in 1989; as well as brother Wilbur Houck in 2017; and daughter Emma Klose in 2017.

Surviving are Cornelia's niece and caregiver, Barbara Kus and her husband Frank and their children, Frank, Amanda, and Jessica, Dallas; her son Herb Fehlinger and his wife Nancy, Dallas; grandchildren: Charles Fehlinger and wife Trudy of Mechanicsburg, Michael Fehlinger of Merrit Island, Fla., and April Klose; great grandchildren: Charlotte Fehlinger, Jameson Fehlinger and Jordan Nichols; stepson Charles 'Chick' Fehlinger of Montoursville; sister-in-law Beverly Houck of Sugar Run; nieces: Linda Van De Mark of Stowell, Brenda Stoshak, Marc Miller of Corning, N.Y.; nephew Mark Houck and his wife Stacy of Stowell; and many great nieces and nephews, cousins, and friends.  

Death leaves behind a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves behind a memory no one can steal. 

Funeral services were held privately at the convenience of the family from the Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc. 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas, with Rev. James Howell, Pastor, Northmoreland Baptist Church, officiating. Interment was in Maple Hill Cemetery, Hanover Township. Donations in Cornelia's memory may be made to Northmoreland Baptist Church, 49 Ripple Brook Road, Tunkhannock, PA 18657.
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Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc.
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Dallas, PA 18612
(570) 675-3255
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Published in The Wyoming County Examiner on Oct. 18, 2017