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October 16th

William Carl “Bill” Anderson Jr., 62

October 16, 2013

William Carl “Bill” Anderson Jr., 62, of Pittsburgh, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at his home with family.

Bill was born Dec. 6, 1950, in Philadelphia, Pa., son of the late William Carl Anderson Sr. and the late Lenna “Marlys” Hubbard.

Bill is survived by his three children, William Carl Anderson III of Denver, Colo., and Corrie Ann Anderson and Amy Marie Anderson of Pittsburgh; his ex-wife Jessie Ann Anderson of Punxsutawney; as well as his beloved dog, Ruby.

Jane Olga Milliron Baun, 82

October 16, 2013

Jane O. Baun, 82, Punxsutawney, went to be with her Lord, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh.

She was born Oct. 2, 1931, a daughter of the late Alexander and Olga (Anderson) Campbell.

She was first married to John Milliron, Jr., who preceded her in death on July 15, 1976. She then married Elmer Baun, who survives, on Oct. 1, 1981.

Jane was a kind and gentle spirit, a true lady, as beautiful on the inside as she was on the outside, who loved her family above all else. She will always be remembered for her kindness and generosity to everyone.

October 15th

Rocco E. Pape, 80

October 15, 2013

Rocco E. Pape, 80, of Rossiter, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at DuBois Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Pape was born Aug. 16, 1933, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Louis Pape and Anna (Galletta) Pape.

He was married to Martha E. (Kendra) Pape, who survives, of Rossiter.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the U.S. Army with the 776 Field Artillery.

Rocco was the former chief of the Rossiter Volunteer Fire Co. for many years.

Sylvia (Miller) Fisher, 37

October 15, 2013

Sylvia (Miller) Fisher, 37, of Punxsutawney, died Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, at home.

She was born Dec. 17, 1975, in DuBois, a daughter of Mervin E. and Esther J. Miller of Punxsutawney.

On Nov. 17, 1994, she married Daniel C. Fisher. He survives.

James Louis Stellabuto, 86

October 15, 2013

James Louis Stellabuto, 86, of DuBois, formerly of Big Run, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at DuBois Nursing Home.

He was born Jan. 20, 1927, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Antonio and Emma (Manzzoni) Stellabotta. After his mother's early death, his father was remarried to Domenica "Margaret" Lorelli.

Mr. Stellabuto was a member of the United States Navy, serving during World War II, where he earned the American Theater Ribbon and the Victory Medal.

October 14th

Betty E. Myers, 87

October 14, 2013

Betty E. Myers, 87, Worthville, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, at McKinley Health Center in Brookville.

She was born Oct. 18, 1925, in Rural Valley, Pa., a daughter of the late Charles Shaffer and Alma Glontz Shaffer.

On March 31, 1946, in Worthville, she married Harry I. “Cal” Myers, who survives. They were married for 67 years.

Betty worked at Sylvania in Brookville, as a waitress at Ruth & Harry’s Restaurant in Punxsutawney, and also as a caregiver and nurse’s aid at Blose-McGregor Nursing Home in Punxsutawney.

October 11th

William G. “Gurn” Satterlee, 83

October 11, 2013

William G. “Gurn” Satterlee, 83, Mahaffey, died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at home.

He was born Oct. 6, 1930, in Marion Center, the son of the late William F. and Esther C. (Good) Satterlee.

On March 21, 1997, he married Beverly K. Campbell, who survives.

He was a member of the Mahaffey United Methodist Church.

He was a graduate of the Marion Center Class of 1950.

He served two years in the U.S. Navy in the early 1950s.

He was a member of the Masons and the Shriners.

On May 15, 1959, he started his own business, William G. Satterlee and Sons.

October 9th

Lois Marie Schumacker, 79

October 9, 2013

Lois Marie Schumacker, 79, of Punxsutawney, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at DuBois Regional Medical Center.

She was born Aug. 28, 1934, in Rossiter, a daughter of the late Rheed and Edna (Henry) States.

Mrs. Schumacker was Methodist by faith.

She enjoyed word puzzles, reading the Bible, crocheting and needlepoint. She was a tremendous help in caring for her grandson, John Paul Holeva, during his illness.

Richard G. Pence, 84

October 9, 2013

Richard G. Pence, 84, Ringgold, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at Jefferson Manor, Brookville.

He was born Aug. 12, 1929, in Brookville, a son of the late Dolly Agnes (Shreckengost) and Foster Grant Pence.

On July 5, 1951, he married Lois (Shirey) Pence, who survives.

He was a member of the Ringgold United Methodist Church.

He was a member of the Ringgold Fire Company, the New Bethlehem Masonic Lodge #522 and a Scout Leader.

He was retired from Citizen Utilities of New Bethlehem.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved woodworking, tying flies and loading shells.

Larry Boyd “Squeak” Smith, 68

October 9, 2013

Larry Boyd “Squeak” Smith, 68, Canoe Ridge Road, Rossiter died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at home with his loving family.

Born on April 17, 1945, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Virgil and L. Marie (Knisley) Smith.

On Jan. 4, 1965, he married the former Jane Marie Hofman. She survives.

Prior to his retirement in 2007, Larry worked as a coal miner at Greenwich Colliers, he was a mechanic for Murray Ford, Don Vite, Conrad’s, and the Brookville Truck Stop and was a foreman for Whipstock.

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