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Butkiewicz, Dr. Bernard L.  
LOYALSOCK — Dr. Bernard L. "Bernie" or "Butchie" Butkiewicz, 60, of Loyalsock, passed away Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, at The Williamsport Home. He was born June 18, 1954, in Danville, a son of Genevieve Butkiewicz and the late Bernard A. Butkiewicz, of Mount Carmel. He graduated from Mount Carmel Area High School before attending the University of Pennsylvania. There he graduated summa cum laude and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He received his Doctor of Medicine from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical School, and did his residency in radiology at The University of Pittsburgh. Bernard was the husband of Dr. Barbara Heere for 34 years. He was a radiologist at several hospitals in Lycoming and Union counties for 23 years before retiring in 2007. A diplomate of the American Board of Radiology, he was also a member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society and the Lycoming Medical Society. Bernie was known for his generosity and quick wit. He loved to travel with his family. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved fishing and hiking with his dog, Bones, along Pine Creek. He was also an amazing wood and stained glass crafter. He built several wooden boats by hand and renovated the entire inside of his Pine Creek cabin. There was very little carpentry, plumbing or electrical problems he could not handle. Surviving, besides his wife and mother, are his sons, Thomas J. Butkiewicz, of Nottingham, N.H., and Michael A. Butkiewicz, of Sunnyvale, Calif.; two sisters, Elaine (Alan Ruof) Butkiewicz, of Alexandria, Va., and Marie (Joe) Gallo, of Lancaster; and a niece, Miah Gallo. /// /// BUTKIEWICZ — Bernard L. "Bernie" or "Butchie" Butkiewicz, M.D., 60, of Loyalsock. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. Burial will be in Newell Cemetery, Stanton, N.J. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Donations can be made in his name to The Huntington's Disease Society of America or through HDSA.org.
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Mazer, Joseph A.  
MOUNT CARMEL — Joseph A. Mazer, 83, of 316 S. Maple St., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, at Mount Carmel Senior Living Community. He was born in Shamokin Hospital, Dec. 19, 1931, a son of the late Joseph and Frances (Lawski) Mazur. He was a lifelong resident of Mount Carmel. Joseph was a 1946 graduate of Our Mother of Consolation Grade School and a 1950 graduate of Mount Carmel High School. He served with the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict, and was stationed in England for two years. He received the Good Conduct Medal and the National Service Defense Medal. On July 28, 1956, in St. Ignatius Church, Centralia, he married the former Mary E. Kripplebauer, who survives. He was employed as a cabinet maker for Cabinet Industries in Danville where he retired after 39 years of service. He was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mount Carmel, and formerly a member of St. Joseph Church. He was a life member of the West End Athletic Club and the Lithuanian Club. He enjoyed walking and spending time with his family. In addition to his wife, Mary, he is survived by two sons, Joseph P. Mazer Sr. and his wife, Janice, of Mount Carmel, and Michael Mazer and his wife, Deborah, of Trevorton; four grandchildren, Joseph P. Mazer Jr. and his wife, Chrissy, of Clemson, S.C.; Erin Mazer and her fiancé, Jarid Berger, of Kulpmont; Timothy Mazer and his wife, Laura, of Bellefonte, and Kayla Mazer, of Trevorton; a great-granddaughter, Claire Mazer; and several nieces and nephews. He was the last member of his immediate family and was preceded in death by a son, John Mazer, Feb. 13, 2011, and his wife, Rebecca Mazer, March 26, 2006; a sister, Frances Taylor, a brother, Leonard Mazur; an infant brother, Francis Mazur, as well as his parents. //// MAZER — Joseph A. Mazer, 83, of 316 S. Maple St., Mount Carmel. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, with the Rev. Francis Karwacki as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Mount Carmel Township. Viewing will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Monday evening with the rosary and vigil prayer service at 8 p.m., and 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at the C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C.J. Lucas IV, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Memorial Fund, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel 17851. To send condolences to the family, go to www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com.
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BUTKIEWICZ — Dr. Bernard L. "Bernie" or "Butchie" Butkiewicz, 60, of Loyalsock. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport. Burial will be in Newell Cemetery, Stanton, N.J. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Donations can be made in his name to The Huntington's Disease Society of America or through HDSA.org. MAZER — Joseph A. Mazer, 83, of 316 S. Maple St., Mount Carmel. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, with the Rev. Francis Karwacki as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Mount Carmel Township. Viewing will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Monday evening with the rosary and vigil prayer service at 8 p.m., and 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at the C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C.J. Lucas IV, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Memorial Fund, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel 17851. To send condolences to the family, go to www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com. PETERS — Rose Marie Peters, 86, of Linwood and formerly of Shamokin. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to noon Monday at the Moreland-Pagano Funeral Home, 825 Main St., Trainer. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mother Cabrini Catholic Church, 214 Shamokin St., Shamokin. Friends may call from 9 to 9:45 a.m. before the service. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Bear Gap. Online condolences may be made by going to www.paganofuneralhome.com. PROSSER — William Alan Prosser Sr., 76, of 5117 Lavery Court, Fairfax, Va. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m Monday at the Farrow Funeral Home, 240 W. Chestnut St., Shamokin, with his cousin, James Williams, presiding. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in Mazeppa Cemetery, Lewisburg. PRZEKOP — Henrietta T. Przekop, 89, formerly of 325 E. Saylor St., Atlas. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Divine Redeemer Church, 300 W. Avenue, Mount Carmel, with the Rev. Martin O. Moran III as celebrant. Burial will be in Our Mother of Consolation Cemetery, Mount Carmel Township. Viewing will be held from 8 to 10:45 a.m. Monday with transferal prayers at 10:15 a.m. at the C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C.J. Lucas IV, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Divine Redeemer Church, 438 W. Avenue, Mount Carmel 17851 or to Our Lady of Lourdes School, 2001 Clinton Ave., Coal Township 17866. To send condolences to the family, go to www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com. RENNER — Eleanor Y. Renner, 92, of Mifflinburg, and formerly of Selinsgrove. A celebration of life visitation will be conducted 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at Christ's United Lutheran Church, the Four Bells Church, 13765 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont, with the Rev. John D. Yost and Rev. Chad Herrold overseeing activities. A private burial at a later date in the Pine Hill Cemetery, Elysburg, will be held at the convenience of the family. The family suggest memorial contributions in Eleanor's name be made to Veteran Affairs of Snyder County, 9 W. Market St., Middleburg 17842 or Veteran Affairs of Union County, 115 N. 15th St., Lewisburg 17837. Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Rd., Mifflinburg. Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com. ROSKO — Eleanor "Ellie" Rosko, 71, of Mount Carmel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mount Carmel, with the Rev. Frank Karwacki as celebrant. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, Bear Gap. Viewing will be held 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. Monday at the Joseph J. Stutz Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, Joseph J. Stutz III, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel 17851. A guestbook can be signed at www.stutzfuneralhome.com. YOCUM — Guy S. "Pappy" Yocum, 96, of 804 Middle Road, Elysburg. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no hours of calling. Farrow Funeral Directors are in charge of arrangements.
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Peters, Rose Marie  
LINWOOD — Rose Marie Peters, 86, of Linwood, and formerly of Shamokin, died Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014. A member of Immaculate Conception of Lourdes Catholic Church, she was devoted to her faith. Rose Marie retired from Elwyn Institute after 31 years as a counselor. She previously worked at Fair Acres Geriatric Center. She is survived by her daughter, Roxanne T. Cain; two grandsons, Edward Cain and Michael Cain and his wife, Amanda; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Antonio and Genevieve Coronetti, she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony R. Peters who died in 1977. PETERS — Rose Marie Peters, 86, of Linwood, and formerly of Shamokin. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. to noon Monday at the Moreland-Pagano Funeral Home, 825 Main St., Trainer. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Mother Cabrini Catholic Church, 214 Shamokin St., Shamokin. Friends may call from 9 to 9:45 a.m. before the service. Interment will be in All Saints Cemetery, Bear Gap. Online condolences may be made by going to www.paganofuneralhome.com.
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Probert Jr., Robert Spencer  
COAL TOWNSHIP — Robert Spencer Probert Jr., 83, of 1428 Trevorton Road, passed away at 6:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital, Coal Township.
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Prosser Sr., William Alan  
FAIRFAX, Va. — William Alan Prosser Sr., 76, of 5117 Lavery Court, passed away Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Fairfax Hospital, Va., after being suddenly stricken ill at home. He was born in Danville April 10, 1938, a son of the late John W. Prosser and the late Charlotte Emma Roth Prosser. He spent his childhood in Shamokin and moved to Fairfax in 1975. He attended Shamokin High School, graduating in 1956. He graduated from Lehigh University in 1965 with his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering. He was a life member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and was a licensed professional engineer. He served in the U.S. Army for two years and was stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. On Aug. 25, 1962, in Ringtown, William married Louise Miller, who survives. William worked as a civil engineer for the Federal Highway Administration (FHA) for 42 years, including 31 years in Washington, D.C. His responsibilities included projects in 49 states. At the FHA, he contributed to numerous nationwide policies and guidelines for highway system development and expansion, and received both individual and team achievement awards. Much of his work focused on the 48,000 mile Interstate Highway System as it was designed and constructed between 1956 and 2007. He was the secretary of both the Geometric Design Task Force and the Technical Committee on Geometric Design of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials for the 12 years spanning 1995 to 2007, and a member of the Transportation Research Board Highway Capacity and Quality of Service Committee. On behalf of FHA, he taught highway capacity and geometric design short courses to subsequent generations of transportation engineers. In his free time he enjoyed model railroading, railfanning, photography, travel, gardening and Freemasonry. He was of the Protestant faith and was a member of St. Stephen's United Methodist Church in Burke, Va. He was also a member of Shamokin Lodge 255 F&AM. He is survived by his wife, at home; a daughter and son, Cynthia Prosser, of Athens, Ga., and William A. Prosser Jr. and his wife, Susan, of Wilmington, Del.; a granddaughter, Letitia L. Prosser, of Elizabethtown; and two brothers, John D. Prosser, of Elizabethtown and formerly of York, and Richard Prosser, of Carlisle. PROSSER — William Alan Prosser Sr., 76, of 5117 Lavery Court, Fairfax, Va. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m Monday at the Farrow Funeral Home, 240 W. Chestnut St., Shamokin, with his cousin, James Williams, presiding. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in Mazeppa Cemetery, Lewisburg.
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Przekop, Henrietta T.  
COAL TOWNSHIP — Henrietta T. Przekop, 89, formerly of 325 E. Saylor St., Atlas, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, where she was a guest the past five years. Born at home, Oct. 19, 1925, at 207 E. Saylor St., Atlas, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Victoria (Duda) Remash (Rymarz). She was a lifelong resident of Atlas and attended Our Mother of Consolation Grade School and was a graduate of Mount Carmel Township High School. She was married in 1943 to the late Joseph Przekop, who preceded her in death April 4, 1998. She was employed at the Bernco Dress Factory in Mount Carmel. Henrietta was a member of Divine Redeemer Church, formerly a member of Our Mother of Consolation Church. She was dedicated to her family and enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren and spending time with her family. Survivors include five daughters, Theresa "Terry" Goles and her husband, Ronald, of Middletown, Patricia Dabulis and her husband, Jack, of Coal Township, Joann Lentini and her husband, Tony, of Strong, Diane Cole, of New Cumberland, and Donna Rothermel, of West Cameron; ten grandchildren, David Goles and his wife, Natalie, Linda Long and her husband, Bill, Jeffrey Dabulis, Stephanie Dabulis and her husband, Rob Bisang, Marie Scicchitano and her husband, Joe, Heather Davis and her husband, Conner, ToniAnn Lentini, Christian Cole, Kaitlyn Rothermel and Cody Rothermel; and twelve great-grandchildren, Gregory Goles, Ryan Long, Jack, Meredith and Andrew Bisang, Joe, Isabella, Sophia, Olivia and James Scicchitano, and Anthony and Nathaniel Davis. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Edward Remash, Helen Grohoski, Bertha Bach, Frank Remash, Joseph Remash, Anthony Remash, Regina Malkiewicz and Henry Remash. PRZEKOP — Henrietta T. Przekop, 89, formerly of 325 E. Saylor St., Atlas. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Divine Redeemer Church, 300 W. Avenue, Mount Carmel, with the Rev. Martin O. Moran III as celebrant. Burial will be in Our Mother of Consolation Cemetery, Mount Carmel Township. Viewing will be held from 8 to 10:45 a.m. Monday with transferal prayers at 10:15 a.m. at the C.J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 27 N. Vine St., Mount Carmel, C.J. Lucas IV, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Divine Redeemer Church, 438 W. Avenue, Mount Carmel 17851 or to Our Lady of Lourdes School, 2001 Clinton Ave., Coal Township 17866. To send condolences to the family, go to www.cjlucasfuneralhome.com.
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Renner, Eleanor Y.  
MIFFLINBURG — Eleanor Y. Renner, 92, of Mifflinburg, formerly of Selinsgrove, entered into rest Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village Nursing Home, Lewisburg. She was born May 10, 1922, in Elysburg, a daughter of the late Alexander S. and M. Margaret (Kase) Yocum. She married Earl A. Renner who proceeded her in death May 14, 2000. She retired from the Lowly Clothier in Selinsgrove, and was an accomplished seamstress with many factories in central Pennsylvania. Eleanor was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Elysburg, and attended the Christ's United Lutheran Church, the Four Bells Church, Millmont. She was a great mother, a loving grandmother and an avid quilter. Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, James E. and Holly Renner, of Duncannon, and Mark A. and Cindy Renner, of Havre De Grace, Md.; two daughters and a son-in-law, Sally Ann and Robert Wilifinger, of Coplay, and Wanda Jo Stamm, of Mifflinburg; a sister-in-law, Arlene Yocum, of Danville; five grandchildren, Stephen and his wife, Dina Snyder, Eric and his wife, Christine Verret, Richard Renner, Jackie Renner and Casey Renner; two great-grandchildren, Gwen Verret and Alex Snyder; and four step-great-grandchildren, Jillian Foulds and Ben, Zach and Bella Roberti. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Lester, Donald and George Yocum; and a son-in-law, John Stamm Jr. //// RENNER — Eleanor Y. Renner, 92, of Mifflinburg, and formerly of Selinsgrove. A celebration of life visitation will be conducted 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., Jan. 3, at Christ's United Lutheran Church, the Four Bells Church, 13765 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont, with the Rev. John D. Yost and Rev. Chad Herrold overseeing activities. A private burial at a later date in the Pine Hill Cemetery, Elysburg, will be held at the convenience of the family. The family suggest memorial contributions in Eleanor's name be made to Veteran Affairs of Snyder County, 9 W. Market St., Middleburg 17842 or Veteran Affairs of Union County, 115 N. 15th St., Lewisburg 17837. Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Rd., Mifflinburg. Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
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Rosko, Eleanor "Ellie"  
MOUNT CARMEL — Eleanor "Ellie" Rosko, 71, of Mount Carmel, returned to her heavenly home Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014. Eleanor was born in Mount Carmel, April 14, 1943, to the late Peter and Violet (Savage) Ferrari. She was a 1961 graduate of Mount Carmel High School. Eleanor was blessed with a large and loving family. Her children and grandchildren were her pride and joy and the center of her universe. She enjoyed her work at the Guardian Angel personal care home in Shamokin, where she made many friends through the years. She loved her church and the Lord, and was an active member of the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Mount Carmel. Ellie is survived by her daughter, Tammi Carta, a daugther, Candice Carta-Myers and her fiancé, Rick Tabor; a son, Nathan Rosko and daughter-in-law, Nicole Rosko, and her daughter Dominique Johansen and son-in-law, Stephen Johansen; and her grandchildren, Emma, Ava, Colton, and Nathan Rosko, and Faith and Grace Myers. She was expecting another granddaughter in May. In addition to her children and grandchildren, she is survived by her sisters, Ginger Malick, Louise Ferrari and Molly Ferrari; numerous nieces and nephews; and her former husband and lifetime friend, Phil Rosko. ROSKO — Eleanor "Ellie" Rosko, 71, of Mount Carmel. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Mount Carmel, with the Rev. Frank Karwacki as celebrant. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, Bear Gap. Viewing will be held 8:30 to 10:45 a.m. Monday at the Joseph J. Stutz Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mount Carmel, Joseph J. Stutz III, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St., Mount Carmel 17851. A guestbook can be signed at www.stutzfuneralhome.com.
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Yocum, Guy S. "Pappy"  
ELYSBURG — Guy S. "Pappy" Yocum, 96, of 804 Middle Road, passed away following a lengthy illness Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, at Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Coal Township, where he had been hospitalized for two weeks. He was born in Shamokin, April 7, 1918, a son of Henry Yocum and Emma Haupt. He was a member of the Shamokin High School class of 1939, and also lived in RD Elysburg for two years. He was the owner of Pappy's Cigar Store, Shamokin, and worked as a mail clerk for Shroyer's Dress Co. On May 4, 1940, in St. John's United Church of Christ, Shamokin, he married Hattie May Jenkins. He served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1946 as a staff sergeant. He also served in Korea for a year. He was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, a life member of the West End Fire Co. and formerly a member of the Shamokin Elks. He is survived by his wife, at home; two sons, Guy A. Yocum and his wife, Cynthia, of Elysburg, and John E. Yocum, of Sunbury; and a granddaughter, Madison Yocum. YOCUM — Guy S. "Pappy" Yocum, 96, of 804 Middle Road, Elysburg. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no hours of calling. Farrow Funeral Directors are in charge of arrangements.
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