HAMBURG, N.Y. — Sister Mary Helen Royack died peacefully at 8:38 p.m. June 28, 2019, at the Colette Hilbert Care Community in her 87th year of life and her 66th year of religious life.
KULPMONT — Rita (D’Alexander) Douty, 90, formerly of 1201 Chestnut St., Kulpmont, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at Ridgeview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Shenandoah.
STOWE — Alice Bakowicz, 90, passed away July 8, 2019, at her residence in Stowe.
SHAMOKIN — Catherine Lynch, 94, of Shamokin, passed away Tuesday afternoon, July 9, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Coal Township. Funeral arrangements and a full obituary will be printed in Friday’s edition of The News-Item.
SHAMOKIN — John “Jack” Edward Rosini, 80, of 5 N. Market St., Shamokin, passed away while a resident at Nottingham Village skilled nursing facility with his loving family by his side. He was the second of four sons born to Dorothy and Ace Rosini.
MOUNT CARMEL — Daniel J. Joraskie, 59, of 42 S. Pear St., Mount Carmel, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, following a six-month illness. He was surrounded by family and friends.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Norman A. Krepshaw, 100, of 2050 Trevorton Road, Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and formerly of Andrew Street, Elysburg, passed away at 10:35 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Carol Ann McGinn, 76, of 2050 Trevorton Road, and formerly of 1309 W. Spruce St., went to be with her Lord at 7:55 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Margaret M. (Blazek) Kline, 82, of 618 W. Pine St., passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019, at Mountain View: A Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Coal Township. She is survived by nieces and nephews.
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