Archive - Mar 9, 2011 - Obituary
John M. McMillen, 92, Marion Center, died Monday, March 7, 2011, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
He was born in 1918 in South Mahoning Township, a son of the late Samuel A. and Emma (Martin) McMillen.
He was married to his wife of 63 years, Helen M. Plyler McMillen, who survives.
Mr. McMillen was a member of the Punxsutawney Alliance Church for 63 years, having served as elder and a board member for more than 30 years.
For 35 years, he was a director with the Indiana County Conservation District, and was named district director emeritus.
Samantha Painter, 22, of Big Run, formerly of Punxsutawney, died Tuesday, March 8, 2011 at home.
Arrangements are incomplete and under the direction of Brenda D. Shumaker Funeral Home Inc., Big Run.
Joline C. Pifer, 80, DuBois, formerly of Punxsutawney, died Monday, march 7, 2011, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
She was born Jan. 3, 1931, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Willis and Dorothy (Anderson) McGee.
Mrs. Pifer was a member of the Woodland Avenue United Methodist Church and was a 1949 graduate of Punxsutawney High School.