In Remembrance: Remembering Those We Lost in December

Arlene L. Holzschuh, 79, of Titusville, died Dec. 2, 2021.

Cindy Jo Seigworth, 58, of Shippenville, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Matilda “Tillie” Sarah Nugent Beichner, 98, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Julian A. Males, 97, of New Bethlehem, died Dec. 2, 2021.

James W. “Jim” McCloskey, Sr., 73, of Fisher, died Dec. 1, 2021.

P. Maxine Motter, 93, formerly of Venus, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Clair “Dean” Eugene Rice, Jr., 78, of Franklin, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Bonnie Lou Pfendler, 76, of Franklin, died Dec. 1, 2021.

David Charles Heckathorne, 63, of Oil City, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Clifford “Cliff” Spence, 76, of Oil City, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Crist Summerville, 69, of Knox, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Judy C. Swartzfager, 79, of Cochranton, died Dec. 1 2021.

Judy L. Lesko, 59, of Titusville, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Timothy Alan Bell, 65, of Shippenville, died Dec. 4, 2021.

Donald “Doc” Lavely, 82, died Dec. 3, 2021.

James “Jim” Conner, 54, of Strattanville, died Dec. 3, 2021.

James R. Disque, 68, of Oil City, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Joseph G. Tighe, 85, of Homer City, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Marvin Craig Hansen, 73, of Oil City, died Dec. 4, 2021.

Alvin W. Beach, 91, of Polk, died Dec. 4, 2021.

Andrew G. Mohney, 47, of Kittanning, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Rodney “Bruce” Forsythe, 67, of Sligo, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Raymond Earl Hudson, 78, of Stoneboro, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Dora Ruth Mapes, 82, of Knox, died Dec. 5, 2021.

Francisca Milliron died Dec. 4, 2021.

James L. “Jim” Conner, 54, of Strattanville, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Christy Leigh Cresto, 33, of Export, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Margaret Irene Brakeman, 72, of Franklin, died Dec. 5, 2021.

Jeffrey Lowell Bickel, 65, of Oil City, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Loren J. Prichard, 78, of Harborcreek Township, died Dec. 4, 2021.

Gary Howard Force, 66, of Oil City, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Cecil E. Smith, Jr., died Dec. 2, 2021. 

Margaret Elizabeth “Maggie” Aaron, 81, of Crates, died Dec. 7, 2021.

James C. Groner, 71, of Seneca, died Dec. 7, 2021.

Derek G. Smith, 56, of New Bethlehem, formerly of Oil City, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Ansel A. “Tony” Redfield, 69, of Oil City, died Dec. 7, 2021.

Frederick James “Fred” Dunlap, 57, of West Freedom, Parker, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Timothy A. “Tim” Kapp, 60, of Seneca, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Alice M. Gates Godfrey, 94, of Pleasantville, died Dec. 5, 2021.

Yolanda Sue McWilliams, 68, of Tionesta, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Karen L. Fry, 74, of Cranberry, died Dec. 7, 2021.

Mary E. McBride, 88, of Oil City, died Dec. 8, 2021.

David H. Armagost, 79, of Corsica, died Dec. 8, 2021.

Marlene Reynolds Booher, 78, of Sandy Lake, died Dec. 6, 2021.

Larry Eisenman, Jr., 43, of Pleasantville, died Dec. 8, 2021.

William Rocco Lutz, 74, died Dec. 8, 2021.

David A. Clark, 60, of Franklin, died Dec. 7, 2021.

Paula Rose Smith, 77, of Franklin, died Dec. 8, 2021.

Joseph LeRoy “Kokomo Joe” Fenstermaker, 75, of Titusville, died Dec. 8, 2021.

Bonnie Jean “Chucky” Wade, 40, of Emlenton, died Dec. 8, 2021.

Wendy L. Seidel, 68, of Cranberry, died Dec. 9, 2021.

Edward Brazier, 108, died Dec. 8, 2021.

Louis A. “Tony” Bauer, 67, of New Castle, formerly of Lucinda, died Dec. 3, 2021.

Dennis Horner, 86, of Rimersburg, died Dec. 8, 2021.

Kenneth R. “Ken” Foster, 77, of Chicora, formerly of the Rimersburg area, died Dec. 7, 2021.

Loretta Ann McNaughton (Novak), 90, died Dec. 9, 2021.

Douglas Andrew “Doug” Anderton, 74, of Erie, died Dec. 5, 2021.

Robert E. “Bob” Perry, 83, of Seneca, died Dec. 9, 2021.

Becky Faith Dombrosky, 61, of Franklin, died Dec. 9, 2021.

Frederick “Fred” R. O’Polka, 72, of Meadville and Palm Beach Gardens, FL, died Dec. 7, 2021.

Jamie Wilson, 61, of Franklin, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Donna L. Brown, 78, of Oil City, died Dec. 12, 2021.

 Sandra Louise Morrison (Blake) died Dec. 11, 2021.

Cory M. Griffen, 37, of Franklin, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Van E. Stewart, 75, of Seneca, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Jeffrey S. Walter, 66, of Tionesta, formerly of Reading, died Dec. 10, 2021.

David “Dave” H. Leadbetter, 82, of Corsica, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Claradean S. Stiglitz, 96, of Oil City, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Chavaree Blauser, 76, of Oil City, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Edward D. Greenawalt, 80, of Rimersburg, died Dec. 9, 2021.

Heather Lynn Crum, 49, of Shippenville, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Todd Edward Simmers, 42, of Oil City, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Bonnie Jean Cotterman Williams, 81 of Fort Worth, Texas, died Dec. 5, 2021.

Judith A. March, 58, of Conneaut Lake, died Dec. 12, 2021.

Richard L. Yard, 88, of Grove City, died Dec 11, 2021.

Robert Eugene “Bob” Gates, 74, of Emlenton, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Thomas James “Jim” Best, 66, of Boardman, Ohio, formerly of Lincoln Park, Mich., and West Freedom, died Dec. 12, 2021.

Rose M. Adams, of Cranberry, died Dec. 13, 2021.

Jonathon E. Kudrick, 55, of Athens, Ga., died Dec. 8, 2021.

Joseph G. Skelly, 86, of New Cumberland, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Bonnie Ann Lieberum, 67, of Emlenton, died Dec. 13, 2021.

Robert J. “Bob” Douglass, 74, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Francis E. Baughman, Sr., 81, of Shippenville, died Dec. 13, 2021.

Richard Burkholder, 89, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Margaret A. “Peg” (Collett) Emrick, 87, of Clarion, formerly of Elk City, died Dec. 12, 2021.

Cecelia Antonia Johnson (Ciamarra), of Shippenville, died Dec. 12, 2021.

Greg Brazel, 32, died Dec. 10, 2021.

Bonnie Gail Reese Lucas, 74, of Polk, died Dec. 8, 2021.

V. Dewayne Doutt, 91, of Polk, died Dec 14, 2021.

Thomas F. Siegel, 67, of Tionesta, died Dec. 13, 2021.

Orville L. Gadsby, 88 of Polk, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Thomas Lee Bickel, of Polk, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Margaret M. “Peg” Shuffstall, 64, of Seneca, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Margaret “Marge” Helzel Gough, 82, of Franklin, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Charlotte “Joyce” Dorothy Sherman, 83, of Shippenville, died Dec. 16, 2021.

Virginia J. Matthews, 82, of St. Petersburg, died Dec. 16, 2021.

William “Bill” Walter Attleberger, Jr., 49, of Franklin, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Dorothy A. Kingsley Stalker (Rankin), 83, formerly of the Emlenton/Eau Claire area, died Dec. 11, 2021.

Jason James Monarch, 46, died Dec. 14, 2021.

Bernadine L. Doyle, 79, of Utica, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Karen Ann (Covington) Hoover, 62, of Franklin, died Dec. 16, 2021.

Winifred A. Black, 85, of Franklin, died Dec. 16, 2021.

Cornelius G.W. Stover, 86, of Knox, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Scott A. Salser, 59, of Indiana, formerly of Knox, died Dec. 18, 2021.

Peter “Pete” Stanislaus Lukasiak, 78, of Monrovia, Md., died Dec. 18, 2021.

Patricia Ann Blum, 77, of Shippenville, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Mary Agnes Kidder Say, 61, of Franklin, died Dec. 18, 2021.

Robert N. “Bob” Botts, 80, of Oil City, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Elaine R. Adam, 96, of East Hickory, formerly of Saegertown, died Dec. 19, 2021.

Clifford Allen Kistler, 68, of Franklin, died Dec. 19, 2021.

Charles Leroy Ohl, Jr., 72, of Erie, died Dec. 13, 2021.

Virginia I. Kuney, 83, of Oil City, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Marjorie Grace Rodgers, 97, of Franklin, died Dec. 21, 2021.

Tobias Frazier, 26, of Polk, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Robert Lee Neely, 63, of Franklin, died Dec. 18, 2021.

Donald Frederick Fischer, 94, of Oil City, died Dec. 21, 2021.

John Richard Carlson, 93, died Dec. 20, 2021.

James W. King, 75, of Rimersburg, died Dec. 21, 2021.

Walter R. Brooks, Jr., 95, of Oil City, died Dec. 21, 2021.

Karen E. Barr, 77, of Knox, died Dec. 22, 2021.

Bennie Lee Loud, 66, of Oil City, died Dec. 15, 2021.

Mona L. Noziglia, 88, of Oil City, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Michael A. Reitz, 72, of Strattanville, died Dec. 22, 2021.

Anthony L. “Tony” Hockman, 62, of Shippenville, died Dec. 22, 2021.

Daniel Scott Armstrong, 58, of Franklin, died Dec. 17, 2021.

Rowenna K. “Renny” Reagle Mansfield, 77, of Franklin, died Dec. 25, 2021.

Pauline A. Master, 96, of Clarion, died Dec. 23, 2021.

Don David Lewis, of Clarion, died Dec. 25, 2021.

Joan S. Kaltenbach, 86, of Lucinda, died Dec. 24, 2021.

Wilma McHenry 83, of Strattanville, died Dec. 24, 2021.

Elizabeth A. “Betty” Porter, 103, of Oil City, died Dec. 24, 2021.

John Sloss, 57, of New Bethlehem, formerly of Dunmore, died Dec. 21, 2021.

Oakley C. Osborne, 93, of Franklin, died Dec. 23, 2021.

Linda Garner, 71, of Grove City, died Dec. 22, 2021.

Ross Z. Neidich, 74, of Bradford, died Dec. 23, 2021.

Beverly M. Gilmore, 80, of Monroeville, died Dec. 25, 2021.

Harry Leonard Schultz, 96, of Franklin, died Dec. 25, 2021.

Richard E. “Dick” Wonderling, 81, of Centerville, died Dec. 26, 2021.

Richard L. “Dick” Brown, 92, of Oil City, died Dec. 27, 2021.

David Eugene Mealy, 70, of Tionesta, died Dec. 26, 2021.

Raymond L. Winger, 86, of Seneca, died Dec. 26, 2021.

Edith Sullivan Foster died Dec. 27, 2021.

Robert Netzler, 99, of Franklin, died Dec. 26, 2021.

Nancy L. Smith, 69, of Oil City, died Dec. 28, 2021.

Larry T. Riley, 74, of Clarion, died Dec. 27, 2021.

Paul F. “Pete” Knight, of New Castle, died Dec. 28, 2021.

Amy Etzel, 61, of Shippenville, formerly of Oil City, died Dec. 21, 2021.

Mark W. Garris, 60, of Parker, died Dec. 28, 2021.

Bonnie I. Benzie, 87, of Tidioute, died Dec. 28, 2021.

Patricia Ann Summerville, 87, of Shippenville, died Dec. 28, 2021.

Dorothy L. McGiffin, 79, of Knox, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Frederick T. “Fritz” Anthony, 95, of St. Petersburg, FL., formerly of the Parker-Foxburg area, died Dec. 25, 2021.

Carl W. Owens, 81, of Versailles, Ohio, died Dec. 20, 2021.

Norma R. Poulson, 91, of Oil City, died Dec. 23, 2021.

Tina Marie Wolfe, 54, of Emlenton, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Ashbaugh, 91, of St. Petersburg, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Karol A. Miller, 74, of Franklin, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Dale E. Graham, 73, of Erie, died Dec. 29, 2021.

Nancy E. Guth, 79, of Franklin, died Dec. 29, 2021.

Raymond P. “Buzz” Latchaw died Dec. 30, 2021.

Bonnie Jean Selker, 75, of Franklin, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Ronald E. Porter, 63, of Oil City, died Dec. 30, 2021.

David Warren Baker, 83, of the Knox area, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Anna Marie Slusar, 90, of Franklin, died Dec. 29, 2021.

Roger A. Wagner, 66, of Shippenville, died Dec. 31, 2021.

David C. Lenhart, 57, of Clarion, died Dec. 1, 2021.

Dorothea “Dottie” R. Lauer, 70, of Lucinda, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Howard John “Howie” Lockwood, Jr., 69, of Seneca, died Dec. 31, 2021.

Virginia M. Upham, 85, of Rouseville, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Jane McElhattan, 66, of Franklin, died Dec. 30, 2021.

Richard “Dick” Hawke, 75, died Dec. 14, 2021.

Carol “Tootie” A. Hagerty, 77, of Franklin, died Dec. 27, 2021.

Elizabeth A. “Betty” Porter, 103, of Oil City, died Dec. 24, 2021.

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