HOWERTER — Edith R. (Long) Howerter, 89, of Timberwood Apartments, Kulpmont. A funeral service will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are in care of C. J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 1053 Chestnut St., Kulpmont, Malcom C. Farrow IV, supervisor. To send condolences to the family, go to

KOBELIS — Priscilla I. Kobelis, 80, of 201 W. Mulberry St., Shamokin. At her direction, funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family with a friar from Mother Cabrini Church officiating. The interment of her cremains will be held at All Saints Cemetery, Elysburg. The family is being assisted by the James Kelley Funeral Home, James F. Kelley, director, 1001 W. Arch St. at Maple Street, Coal Township. To share a memory or offer the family condolences, sign the guest book at

PENSYL — Leon K. Pensyl Jr., 85, of Bear Hollow Road, Elysburg. A memorial will be held at noon Monday at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, 739 Airport Road, Paxinos, with Pastor Paul Gurba officiating. Interment will immediately follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service Monday. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St Peter’s United Church of Christ, 739 Airport Road, Paxinos 17860. Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Home, of Elysburg, is in charge of arrangements. Joe Murray, supervisor, Charles Heizenroth III, funeral director. For condolences, go to

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