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Margaret Lillian Peace Hauck, 90

September 18, 2013

Margaret Lillian Peace Hauck, age 90, of Ellenboro, N.C., died Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 at her residence.

Margaret was born June 10, 1923, in Clearfield County, Pa., to the late Reese Irvin Peace and Kathryn Melinda Shepler Peace. 

Robert Clair Shaffer, 82

September 18, 2013

Robert Clair Shaffer, 82, of Pansy Ringgold Road, Summerville, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Jefferson Manor.

Robert was born on Oct. 1, 1930, at the family home on Pansy Ringgold Road, a son of the late Clair Charles and Melda Mae (Spare) Shaffer.

On July 13, 1951, he married the former Alice Jean Sushereba. She survives.

Early in his career he worked for the U.S. Dept of Agriculture, then on to Sylvania. He then owned and operated the Interchange Sunoco, which was located at the intersection of routes 28 and 322, until 1965.

Ethel M. Kolodick, 90

September 18, 2013

Ethel M. Kolodick, 90, died with her family at her side, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Jefferson Manor, Brookville.

She was born Sept. 22, 1922, in Horatio, Pa., a daughter of the late Stephen and Anna (Hardick) Gresock.

On Feb. 11, 1942, in Punxsutawney, she married the late Joseph Kolodick.

She was a member of the Saint Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church of Punxsutawney.

Mrs. Kolodick was a member of the Ladies Altar Society and the Rosary Society.

She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and cook.

Chet A. Haddow, 33

September 18, 2013

Chet A. Haddow, 33, of Rossiter, passed away Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, in Perry Twp.

Mr. Haddow was born Nov. 17, 1979, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Gary E. Haddow and Cathy (Emerick) Haddow.

Spending time with his family and friends was what he loved most.

He was employed in the Marcellus Shale industry and really enjoyed his work.

Chet is survived by a brother, Chad E. Haddow of Indiana; a sister, Tammy Courteau and husband Brian of Erie; his grandmother, Dorothy Haddow of Cape Coral, Fla.; and his beloved friends, Kayla Hanley and Isaac Hanley.

Third Eggs and Issues Breakfast covers health care reform

September 18, 2013

BROOKVILLE — As 2013 comes within months of its close and 2014 begins to move in, some of the first provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are starting to slide into place.

As they continue to foster debate and raise questions, health care reform became the topic of the Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce's third Eggs and Issues Breakfast.

For a re-cap of the presentation, see Thursday's print edition of The Spirit.

DuBois state police report fatal accident on Interstate 80

September 18, 2013

DUBOIS — DuBois-based Pennsylvania State Police reported early Wednesday morning that an Ashtabula, Ohio, man was killed in an accident at the 90.2 milepost on Interstate 80 westbound Tuesday night.

Police said that at 7:04 p.m., a crash occurred as a 2007 Ken-
worth truck pulling a 2009 Trail King trailer, driven by James M. Gilchrist, 35, of Meadville, was stopped on the interstate due to traffic ahead of his unit.

When it comes to children riding in cars, safety always comes first.
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