Anna S. Gumble
Anna (Scaife) Gumble, of Hillsgrove, Pa., died at home on Sunday, Feb. 6, 2005.
Torsten V. Bjalme
Torsten V. Bjalme, 85, of Pleasant Gap, passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2005, at the Fairways of Brookline Village in State College. Born Oct. 5, 1919, in Kalmar, Sweden, as Torsten V. Anderson, he was a son of the late E. Ivan Bjalme and Gerda Otilla Bjalme.
Rosa T. Caffrey
Rosa T. Caffrey, 74, died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2005, at ManorCare in Jersey Shore. She was formerly of the Jersey Shore area.
John W. Betz
John W. Betz, 83, of Danville, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005. Born in Muncy, he was the son of the late Brady and Amanda (Opp) Betz.
Patricia A. Englert
Patricia A. Englert, 69, of 123 Washington Blvd., Williamsport, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005, at home.
Francis W. Ross Sr.
Francis W. Ross Sr., 92, of RR2, Mansfield, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005, at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro.
Yvonne “Vonnie” Kennedy, 38, of Lakeland, died Feb. 8, 2005, of muscular sclerosis. Survivors include her husband, Pat Kennedy of Lakeland; sons, Ian Demerest of Tannersville, and Ryan Kennedy of Lakeland; daughter, Megan Demarest; her parents; two brothers; and one sister.
Donna Sheppard Metzge
Donna Sheppard Metzger, 65, died peacefully in her sleep on Dec. 7, 2004, in Minneapolis, Minn. Born Nov. 5, 1939, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Daniel and Marian Stryker Sheppard. She graduated Muncy High School in 1957. Surviving is her son, Robert (Lynne) Bankes; twin grandchildren, Brynne and Brendan; and sister, Barbara (Thomas) Pidgeon and her family of Sherman, Texas.
Ella Mae Brown
Ella Mae Brown, 61, formerly of the 700 block of Grace St., Williamsport, died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005, in RoseView Center.
Frances Gardner, 90, of Danville, died Monday, Feb. 14, 2005, at Grandview Health Homes, Danville.
Jay A. Garver Sr.
Jay A. Garver Sr., 58, of Martinsburg, passed away Feb. 14, 2005, at home. He was born Oct. 11, 1936, in Roaring Spring, a son of F. Bobb and Evelyn (Herncane) Garver.
Mildred E. Lowe
Mildred E. Lowe, 90, of 539 Taylor Road, Trout Run, PA, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2005, at her home.
Ronald P. Buss
Ronald P. “Butch” Buss, 46, of Allenwood, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2005, at his home. Survivors include his wife, Tammy; parents, Ronald L. and Margaret Buss, Turbotville; a brother; a sister; six children; two stepchildren; and a grandson.
Ruth E. Haueisen
Ruth E. Haueisen, a long-time Hazleton resident, who resided with her granddaughter, Debra Rosbach, for six years, and her other granddaughter, Susan Wensel, for nine years, died early Saturday morning at the Darway Nursing Home in Forksville, PA.