|Mansfield PA and Richmond Township in Tioga County PA|
|1947 view of Mansfield High School. Front
section , the gym, was built about 1927 attached to the old Brick School.
In 1939, the Brick School was torn down and the new school built surrounding
the central gym.
At right: The Class of 1956 held their SIXTIETH Reunion at The History Center Septmber 2016.
|.Aumick||June Rose||1956||78532||1938-1955||State Road Cemetery|
|Bell||Richard||1956||Barbara Foreman||87537||1938-1972||Oakwood Cemetery|
|Brown||Wilbur La Mar||1956|
|Farrell||Ronald||1956||Linda Seymour||15751||1938-2002||Oakwood Cemetery|
|Higley||Barbara||1956||79272||1938-2001||Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens|
|Knowlton||Loris||1956||Strange -Deming||19402||1938-1999||Prospect Cemetery|
|Smith||Basil||1956||Marilyn Heffner||79274||1937-2005||Tioga County Memorial Gardens|
AUMICK, ROSE Miss Rose Aumick, 17, daughter of Mrs. Roy Aumick and the late Roy Aumick, died Thursday night, Oct. 6, 1955, at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro, from injuries received in the school bus accident near Mainesburg Monday morning, Oct. 3. Miss Aumick had been in a critical condition since the accident. Her kidney was punctured and both legs were fractured at the pelvis. Her death was the second resulting from the accident in which Vern Dee Jackson died instantly. June Rose Aumick was a senior at the Senior High School, taking the home economics course. She was a member of the Future Homemakers of America and an enthusiastic sports fan. She attended the State Road Baptist Church. Survived by mother, Mrs. Ruth Aumick; sisters, Mrs. Harold Knowlton, Mrs. Clifford Thomas, Mrs. Edwin Kingsley, Mrs. Clifford Cross, all of Mansfield, Mrs. Larue Bastian of Sayre, and Mrs. George Towners, of Elmira; brothers, Stanley, Roy Jr., John, George, James and Dennis Aumick, all of Mansfield; paternal grandmother, Mrs. Henry Campbell of Mansfield R. D. 2. Prayer service was held Mon. at 1 at the family home at Mansfield R. D. 3 followed by funeral at 2 at the State Road Baptist Church, the Rev. David J. Griffiths officiating. Burial was in State Road Cemetery.
Richard C. Bell, age 34 of 117 Vinel Circle, Horseheads, formerly of Mansfield, died Thursday, December 7, 1972. Funeral services were held Monday at 2 pm at the Mansfield United Methodist Church. The Rev. Lewis Bachman officiated. Burial was in the Prospect Cemetery, Mansfield. Please make contributions to the Cancer Society. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Barbara Foreman Bell; daughter, Deborah and son, Daniel, both at home; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Carl C. Bell of Mansfield; brother, Dennis Bell, also of Mansfield. He was a member of the Methodist Church, was an employe of the Elmira Star-Gazette and a member of Friendship Lodge No. 247 F.&AM. He was a graduate of Mansfield High School and a former employee of the Mansfield Advertiser.
BOLT, DAVID F. 56, (SRGP 17041)of Millerton RR 2 died Tuesday,
July 19, 1994, at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Elmira, New York. Born,
Jan. 31, 1938, in Canton, he was the son of Harold D. and Elouise M. Smith
Bolt. He retired after 27 years in construction and was a member of Local
1358. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a member of several
antique daughters-in-law, William E., and Michele, Roger D, and Douglas
F. and Jarose, all of Millerton; two daughters and sons-in-law, Ralph and
Sarah Jane Johns of Mansfield and Carlton and Lisa A. McClain of Millerton;
four brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald R. and
Amanda of Millerton, Jack H. and Sandy of Mainesburg, Jessie L. and Liz and Freddy T. and Kim, all of Mansfield,; mother-in-law, Caroline Avery of Mansfield; 12 grandchildren; and several other relatives and friends. Friends called at the Wilston Funeral Home, Mansfield, on Friday, July 22, 1994. Services were held there Saturday, July 23, with the Rev. Raymond Valimont officiating. Burial was made at Mainesburg Cemetery, Mainesburg.
CADY, Marilyn KEMP
Marilyn Age 64, of Lemont, died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at her residence. Born October 10, 1938 in Mansfield, she was the daughter of the late Hugh W. and Martha E. Bodnick Cady. She attended Mansfield University and graduated from the South Hills Business School. She was a Library Assistant at the Pattee Library at Penn State University for 17 years. She was a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church. She is survived by a sister, Alice Kelly of Mt. Dora, FL; two brothers, Philip Cady of Lemont, and John W. Cady of Mansfield; nieces and nephews, Stephen and Kathy Cady, Joyce and Daniel Driscoll, Michael and Lori Cady, Sherri and Roger Stager, Jon and Melanie Cady; great-nieces and nephews, Erin and Shannon Driscoll, Jonathan and ZacharyStager, Megan Cady, James and Janet Cady, Michelle, Kristin, Matthew, Monica and Justin Cady; and great-great-niece and nephew, Natalie and Trevor. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a nephew, Alan Cady. Visitation will be private at the convenience of the family. A Memorial Mass be held at 10:30 AM on Thursday, March 6, at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, 820 Westerly Parkway, State College, with the Reverend James D.Zatalava officiating. Private burial will take place at the convenience of the family at Prospect Cemetery in Mansfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Brookline Home Care & Hospice, 3901 South Atherton St., State College, PA 16801. Arrangements are under the direction of the Koch Funeral Home, State College, PA.
DAVIS, Caroline Ann - Caroline Ann Davis Prevette, age 80. Passed away 8-9-19 with her family at her side from the results of an accidental fall at her home in Twinsburg, Ohio. She is survived by her 61 year marriage. Anniversary date 7-28-1958 with husband, Robert E. "Bob" Prevette of Twinsburg, Ohio, her son Steven Scott Prevette and wife Jennie of Graniteville, South Carolina, her son Gregory "GREG" Earle Prevette and Grand Children Robert James, Olivia Ann, and Virginia Shields all of Twinsburg Ohio. Her Niece Vanessa and Al Folsom. Children Julia and George of Geneva, Alabama, and her Second Cousin Katherine Louise McCarthy of Bloomington , Minnesota. Caroline was preceded in Death by her middle son Robert "Rob" Eugene Prevette age 35 on December 5th 1997. In lieu of Flowers donations can be made to her Grandchildren's College Education Fund or the charity of your choice . A Memorial Service and Luncheon Honoring Caroline will be held at the First Congregational Church of Hudson, Ohio. Saturday September 7th, 2019. Time to be determined. - Cleveland Plain Dealer, Ohio, 18 August 2019
RONALD C. FARRELL [SRGP 15751]
Dr. Ronald C. Farrell VMD, 63, of Mansfield RR 1 died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2002, at home. Born Oct. 25, 1938, in Mansfield, he was the son of Alfred "Hap" and Gertrude (Powell) Farrell. He was the husband of Susan M. (Welch) Farrell. He graduated from Mansfield High School in 1956, Mansfield State College in 1960 as the class president with a bachelor's degree in math and general science. In 1961 he taught math at Horseheads Junior High School. He also owned and operated the Mansfield Mobil Station from 1960 to 1962. In 1966 he graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinarian Medicine. He was a member of the Alpha Psi and Phi Zeta 4. In 1968, he started the Mansfield Veterinarian Clinic and practiced there until 1988. He retired in 1999 from the USDA. Dr. Farrell was a member and past president of Corey Creek Golf Club, a member of the F.& A.M. Friendship Lodge #247, and a member of the First Baptist Church in Mansfield. He also served in the National Guard for many years. Surviving are his wife, Susan; son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey R. and Kelly Farrell of Mansfield; daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer L. and Fred Everetts of Salladasburg; three grandchildren, Joshua Michael Everetts, Andrew Michael Everetts and Ronald Jeffrey Farrell; three brothers, William "Bill" (Bonnie) Farrell of Wellsboro, James "Tim" (Sharon) Farrell of Hornell, N.Y., and Wayne Farrell of Lakeland, Fla.; nieces and nephews, Kevin, Beth, Tim, Sean and Shalane. Calling hours were held Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, Crematory and Monuments, P.C., Mansfield. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Jan. 23, at the First Baptist Church of Mansfield, Mansfield, with the Rev. John C. Whitfield officiating. Burial was made at Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield.
HIGLEY, Barbara [SRGP 79272]
CRON Barbara A. Age 63, of 129 Pine Tree Rd., Athens Township, PA passed away Saturday December 15, 2001 at the Robert Packer Hospital following a lengthy illness. Born February 15, 1938 in Elmira, NY the daughter of Lewis and Celia Cleveland Higley. She was raised in Mansfield, PA. She attended Mansfield High School and graduated from Mansfield Teachers College. She received her masters degree from Elmira College, while she was teaching full time and raising two children. Barbara retired in June of 1993 after 34 years in elementary education. She enjoyed her vacations at the beach and traveling. She will be remembered for her witty sense of humor and the love and commitment she gave to her family. She was a member of the Athens United Methodist Church, the WTCU of the church, the Athens Area Education Association and the Pennsylvania State Education Association. Her father predeceased her. She is survived by her loving and devoted husband, James Cron. They would have celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on June 16, 2002. She is also survived by her son, Alan Cron of Athens, PA; a daughter, Karen Cron of Waverly, NY; three grandchildren, Dylan Arnold, Devin Soper and Kaylin Soper all of Waverly, NY. She is also survived by her mother, Celia Higley who resides at the Sayre House; her sister, Carol Leach of Bath, NY; a sister-in-law, Joyce Goodell of Zephryhills, FL; brothers and sisters-in-law; Bill and Shirley Cron of Dublin, PA; Don and Kathy Cron of Waverly, NY; Jerry and Juanita Cron of Athens Township, PA; Ken and Cindy Cron of Milan, PA; Gary and Terri Cron of Athens, PA and her very special friend, Gladys Knowles, several nieces and nephews. Family and friends may call Tuesday from 6-9 p.m. at the Lowery Funeral Home, 225 South Main St., Athens, PA. Funeral and committal services will be held Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at the Athens United Methodist Church with her pastor Rev. Donald Anderson and Rev. James Donahoo, pastor of the Sayre Christian Church co-officiating. Burial will be in the Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, PA. Memorial donations may be made to the Athens United Methodist Church 118 South Main St, Athens, PA 18810 or to the Spalding Memorial Library 724 South Main St, Athens, PA 18810.
KNOWLTON - Loris K. Deming, 60, of Mansfield died Sunday, Jan. 3, 1999, at Manor Care North, Williamsport. Born Oct. 5, 1938, in Blossburg, she was the daughter of Richard and Dorothea Rose Knowlton. Preceding her in death were her father and one sister, Mary Jeanine. Surviving besides her mother of Blossburg are two sons, Daniel Strange and Michael Deming, both of Wichita Falls, Texas; one daughter, Debra Campbell of Mansfield; one stepson, John Deming Jr. of Blossburg; two brothers, Harold and David Knowlton, both of Mansfield; and two sisters, Pat Loud of Morresville, NC, and Peg Bogaczyk of Blossburg. There were no calling hours. Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 5, at the Wilston Funeral Home, Mansfield, with the Rev. James Bellamy officiating. Burial was made at Prospect Cemetery, Mansfield. - Wellsboro Gazette, 6 January 1999
MATHERN, Joan - Joan M. Kilmer, 79, formerly of Wellsboro, passed away October 21, 2017 at UPMC Susquehanna Skilled Nursing & Rehab. in Muncy, PA. She was born in Mansfield, PA, on May 19, 1938, the daughter of the late Howard and Genevieve (Knapp) Mathern. Joan was a graduate of Mansfield High School with the class of 1956; she studied at Williamsport Area Community College. During the 70’s she resided in Jamestown, NY and was a caretaker for the Hillcrest Baptist Church. In addition, she worked at Crawford Furniture and Fenton Park Nursing Home. She retired as a nurses aide at the Green Home in Wellsboro. Joan was a member of the First Baptist Church of Wellsboro. Joan is survived by her sons, Mark Kilmer (wife, Jodi), Elysburg, PA and Robert Pierce of Wellsboro, PA; daughter, Susan Pierce Salgado (husband, Carlos) of Jamestown, NY; grandchildren, Misty Pierce-Wilson ( husband, Michael), Jenny Pierce, Rebecca Mothershed, Amy Millar, Matthew Hillman, Michael Hillman, Ryan Leisenring and Adam Leisenring; great-grandchildren, Alexis M. Pierce, Reese M. Wilson and thirteen more great-grandchildren; one great great-grandchild; her grand dog, Maggie, whom she loved dearly and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Joan was preceded in death by her brother, Howard Mathern, Jr. (Sonny). Joan’s Life Celebration will be held at the First Baptist Church of Wellsboro, 25 Central Ave., Friday, October 27, 2017 from 1-2 PM with memorial service to follow at 2:00 PM with Pastor Jeff McCleary officiating. Interment will be in the Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield, PA. At Joan’s request, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Green Free Library, 134 Main St. Wellsboro, PA 16901. Joan was a longtime member of the library. Local arrangements are entrusted to Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro, PA. - Mansfield Gazette, 26 October 2017
MUDGE Linda Lou Mudge Pellot
Concord, NC: Linda Lou Mudge Pellot, 74 of Concord, formerly of Mansfield, PA died on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Tucker Hospice House. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Mansfield. Linda was born on April 17, 1938 to the late Cole Joe Mudge and Ruth Mae Ellis Mudge. She is survived by her husband Samuel Pellot of NY, NY; son, Matthew Leach of South Korea; daughter, Nancy Leach Kuhns and husband Joe of Concord; Two grandchildren, Joseph and Abigail; sister, Nancy Pieri of Painted Post, NY; nephew, Michael Pieri of Tampa, FL; niece, Susan Burt of Rochester, NY and nephew Jay Pieri of Charlotte. Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord is serving the Pellot family. Star Gazette – July 24, 2012
MUDGE Linda Lou Mudge Pellot
74 of Concord, N.C., formerly of Mansfield, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2012, at Tucker Hospice House in Concord, N.C. Linda was born on April 17, 1938, to the late Cole J. Mudge and Ruth Ellis Mudge. She was a long-time resident of Mansfield before relocating to North Carolina in 2007 to be closer to family. She had a long career in health care and served as a home health nurse for many years in Tioga County before taking a position as a psychiatric nurse at St. Joseph's Hospital in Elmira, N.Y. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She is survived by her husband, Samuel Pellot of New York, N.Y.; son, Matthew Leach of South
Korea; daughter, Nancy Leach Kuhns and husband Joe of Concord, N.C.; two grandchildren, Joseph and Abigail; sister, Nancy Pieri of Painted Post, N.Y.; nephew, Michael Pieri of Tampa, Fla.; niece, Susan Burt of Rochester, N.Y. and nephew, Jay Pieri of Charlotte, N.C. A memorial! service is being planned for a later date this fall in Mansfield
Sargent Ruth D. Thomas, age 87, of Mansfield, PA, went to be
with her Lord and Saviour Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Broad Acres Health and
Rehabilitation Center in Wellsboro, PA. She was born July 31, 1929 in
Ogdensburg, NY, a daughter of Frank and Florence (Barnes) Sargent. Ruth was
married for 62 years to the late Douglas E. Thomas, Sr. who died in 2009. She
worked at the cafeteria at Mansfield High School for many years. She was a
member of the former Lambs Creek Bible Church; enjoyed spending time with her
family and attending all their sporting events.
Ruth is survived by 3 sons and daughters-in-law, Michael Thomas of Greenville, MA, Dave and Pam Thomas of Morris Run, PA, Douglas and Jody Thomas, Jr. of Mansfield, PA; a daughter, Joy Cummings of Mansfield, PA; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Joe Thompson of Mansfield, PA, Joan and Bob Heichel of Mansfield, PA, Joanna and Jack Shaw of Blossburg, PA; special sister-in-law, Ruth Powlinson of Mansfield, PA, Ellie and Doris Sargent of Mansfield, PA; several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, and nephews; 8 grandchildren, Mike (Nikki) Chris (Pam), Erick (Nicole), Chad, Laura (Luke), Josh (Amy), Erin (Andy), and Jake (Joyce); 14 great grandchildren. In addition to her husband she was predeceased by a son, Terry Thomas in 2014, brothers, Robert, Leo, William, Richard, Frank, Jr., Douglas, Neal, Nathaniel, Eugene Sargent, and a sister, Frances.
Family and friends are invited to call on Monday, February 13, 2017 from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA. Funeral services will follow at 6:00 P.M. at the funeral chapel with Pastor Guy Thompson officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield, PA. Memorial contributions may be made in Ruth's memory to the Community of Grace Church, c/o Pastor Guy Thomas, 4109 Lambs Creek Road, Mansfield, PA 16933.
SHERMAN, Donald W. - Donald W. Sherman, 81, Ness City, Kansas, died Friday, April 19, 2019, at Cedar Village Long Term Care, Ness City, Kan. Mr. Sherman was born Nov. 28, 1937, in Mansfield, the son of Lyle Bert and Iva Matilda (Smith) Sherman. He was a resident of Penrose, Colo., moving briefly to La Crosse, Kansas, before becoming a resident of Cedar Village, Ness City, Kansas, in February 2018. A 1956 graduate of Mansfield High School, Mansfield, he was a system installer for Cable Television for 44 years before his retirement. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp. and the Army National Guard. On July 23, 1965, he married Sharon Burdick at Florida, Mass. Survivors include: his wife, Sharon Sherman, Buffalo, Okla.; three sons, Donald Sherman (Sue), Williamsport, Wes Sherman (Rhoda), La Crosse, Kan., and Russell Sherman (Claudia), Corpus Christi, Texas; one daughter, Tammy Foster (Nic), Buffalo, Okla.; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four brothers, Lynn Sherman, Mansfield, Joseph Sherman, Tioga, Milton Sherman, Troy, and Walter Sherman, Mansfield; and two sisters, Delphine Copp, Wellsboro, and Mable Bradley, Mansfield. He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son, Dale Sherman; one brother, Arthur Sherman; and one sister, Dorothy Smith. Visitation will be Monday, April 22, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Janousek Funeral Home, La Crosse, Kansas, with the family receiving friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Church visitation will be Tuesday, April 23, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the First Christian Church, La Crosse, Kan. Funeral service will be Tuesday, April 23, at 10 a.m. at the First Christian Church, La Crosse, Kan., with Pastor Mark Sizemore officiating. Interment will be in the La Crosse City Cemetery, La Crosse, Kan. In lieu of flowers or plants, the family request memorials to Cedar Village Long Term Care, Ness City, Kan. Arrangements were by Janousek Funeral Home, 719 Pine St., PO Box 550, La Crosse, Kan. – Mansfield Gazette, 25 April 2019
SMITH, Basil G. (SRGP 79274)
Age 67, of Lawrenceville, Pa, lost the fight on Saturday, January 22, 2005 at Arnot Ogden Hospital in Elmira, NY. Basil was the husband of Marilyn (Heffner) Smith. Basil and Marilyn would have a 31st wedding anniversary on February 21st. Basil was born on December 4, 1937 in Mansfield, Pa, the son of Maurice W. and Catherine (Plumley) Smith. Basil retired from Corning Country Club in 2002. He was a US Army veteran. Basil was a member of the American Legion in Corning, NY, VFW Post 524 in Corning, NY, and the AARP. Basil’s favorite pastime was woodworking. Basil is survived by his wife, Marilyn; three daughters and sons-in-law, Julie and Kevin Smith of Tioga, Jackie Carter of Lawrenceville, Pa, Marie and Raymond Horton of Kansas; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Edward and Linda Lind of Lawrenceville, Barry Webster of NC; 12 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a sister, Frances Walizer of Michigan City, MD; brother and sister-in-law, Philip and Joan Smith of Tyaskin, MD; and several nieces and nephews. His parents Maurice and Catherine Smith; a son Martin “Marty” Ayres; a sister, Phyllis Piontek; and a brother, Robert Smith, predeceased him in death. Family and friends are invited to call on Wednesday, January 26,2005, from 6 to 8 pm at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, Crematory & Monument, Pc, 637 S. Main St. Mansfield, Pa. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2005 at 1pm at the funeral home with the Rev. Howard Woodruff officiating. Burial will be in Tioga County Memorial Gardens, Charleston, Twp.
SUNDBERG Susan Welch
age 73, of Mansfield, PA, died Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro, PA. Susan was born March 23, 1938 in Rome, PA, a daughter of Albert and Sarah (Blackwell) Sundberg. Susan was the wife of the late Jimmy Weller J.W. Welch who died in 2010. She was a teacher at R.B. Walter Elementary School for 28 years. Susan served on the board of the Mansfield Free Public Library. Susan is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Douglas and Susannah Welch of Magna, UT; a daughter, Amy Welch of Mansfield, PA; five grandchildren, Carlene Welch, Dylan Welch, Jacob Welch, Gunnar Welch, and Douglas Kilgore. Family and friends are invited to call at Susans home on Saturday, December 10, 2011 from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Mansfield Free Public Library, 71 N. Main St., Mansfield, PA 16933. The Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, Crematory & Monuments, PC, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the family. Wellsboro Gazette - December 9, 2011
Philip H. Wilson, of Wayne, PA, passed away on March 9, 2017
after a long battle with cancer. He was 78. Phil is survived by Annabel,
his devoted wife of 56 years, his children Tim Wilson of Yardley, PA, Chris
Wilson (Sandi) of Newtown Square, PA and Laura Samborski (Kenn) of Centerville,
OH, his grandchildren Lindsay and Steve Wilson and Annika and Kendall Samborski,
his sister Ann Youmann of Mansfield, PA and numerous family and friends.
Phil was born on November 9, 1938 to Harold and Phyllis Wilson. He
had a distinguished career as a Purchasing Director in the railroad industry.
Phil served as the International Chairman for the Purchasing Management
Association. Phil was deeply committed to charitable work. He was the President
of the Board of Directors for the Radnor Chapter of A Better Chance (ABC).
He was President and Treasurer of the Lions Club of Wayne.
A Funeral Service will be held at Wayne Presbyterian Church, 125 E.
Lancaster Avenue, Wayne, PA on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM with
visitation beginning at 10:00 AM, followed by a reception at the Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American
Cancer Society, 1626 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.
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