|Mansfield PA and Richmond Township in Tioga County PA|
|1947 view of Mansfield High School. Front section , the gym, was built about 1927 attached to the old Brick School. In 1939, the Brick School was torn down and the new school built surrounding the central gym..|
|Aldrich||Sylvene||1942||HE||Earle Pratt||05245||1924-2016||Watson Cemetery|
|Baker||Margaretta||1942||CP||Walter Swezey||85552||1924-2010||Oakwood Cemetery|
|Beagle||Ellery||1942||CP||Shirley Sours||82576||1924-2008||Prospect Cemetery|
|Benson||Arlene||1942||CP||Loren Hakes, Deo Carlyle||03548||1924-2016|
|Bunn||Dorothy||1942||CP||James Hall||80821||1924-1994||Tioga C. Memorial Gardens|
|Case||William||1942||CP||Same as Bill Bradshaw||83397|
|Cole||Keith||1942||Vo||Wilma Allen, Elizabeth Macie||22766||1924-1991||Prospect Cemetery|
|Farrer||John||1942||CP||Marieta Goodwin||83197||1924-1994||Oakwood Cemetery|
|Fralic||Norma||1942||Cm||William Roberts, Storms||54223||1924-2012|
|Jenkins||Stuart||1942||46608||1922-2014||Oak Hill Cemetery|
|Luke||Irene||1942||Cm||Kwasneski||d. 2010||St.Mary's, Wellsboro|
|Rarrick||Deyo||1942||CP||Dora Decker||16181||1924-1993||Maple Grove|
|Rumsey||Elizabeth||1942||CP||Herman Seelye||06263||1924-2005||Oakwood Cemetery|
|Steadman .||Mary D||1942||CP||Rothrock|
|Thomas||Irene||1942||Cm||Ermin Dunkelberger||24416||1924-1980||Bradford CMG|
|Wilson||Richard||1942||Vo||Collette - Unknown||54579||1924-2007||Oakwood Cemetery|
|Franklin Alden||Sylvene Aldrich||Margaretta Baker
ALDRICH, Sylvene B. (SRGP 05245) - Sylvene B. Pratt, 91, of Roseville, passed away Aug. 28, 2016, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Elmira, N.Y. She was born Sept. 27, 1924, in Covington, the daughter of Elmer and Leona Ingalls Aldrich. Sylvene was a retiree of St. Joseph's Hospital, a member of the Daggett United Methodist Church, and the Mansfield Hose Company Auxiliary. She had also volunteered at St. Joseph's Hospital for 52 years. Sylvene is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Helen and Frank VanDelinder of Millerton; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Bill and Eula Pratt of Horseheads, N.Y., Larry Pratt of Philadelphia, Gary and Mary Helen Pratt of Millerton; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter. She was predeceased by her husband, Earle in 1986; her sister, Florilla Shaw; her brothers, Elmo and Barrett Aldrich; her grandson, Joshua; and her great-grandson, Benjamin. Friends are invited to call at the Gary Wilston Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 130 S. Main St. Mansfield, Thursday, Sept. 1, 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will follow there at 7 p.m., with Pastor Jennifer Wolfe officiating. Burial will be in Roseville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Sylvene's memory may be made to Care First, 3805 Meads Creek Road, Painted Post, N.Y. 14870; the Daggett United Methodist Church, 84 Church St., Millerton, Pa. 16936; or the Mansfield Hose Co., Auxiliary 378 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa. 16933. The Pratt family wishes to extend a sincere thank-you to the hospice team and the 5th floor nurses at St. Joseph's Hospital for the loving care shown to their mother. - Mansfield Gazette, August 31, 2016
BAKER, Margaretta - Margaretta Gret Swezey, age 85, of Mansfield, PA, died on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 in the Williamsport Hospital, Williamsport, PA. Gret was born on December 24, 1924, a daughter of George R. and Mildred (Bennett) Baker. She was predeceased by her husband, Walter Swezey on September 15, 1994. Gret was the matriarch of the Baker family. Prior to her retirement, she was employed for 57 years with the Pennysaver. She was a member of the First Baptist Church and enjoyed friends, family, her church and gardening. Gret is survived by two sisters-in-law, Mary Jane Baker of Williamsport, PA, Jeanne Baker of Covington, PA; the following nieces and nephews: Walter Tiger Baker, Terri Krohn, James Baker, Jon Michael Baker, Lori Demchak, Kim Schmitz, Amy Meyer and several great nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Walter, she was also predeceased by one sister, Evelyn Baker on March 5, 2010 and two brothers, George Walter Baker on Oct. 13, 2008 and Clarence John Baker on Sept. 18, 2009. Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, September 25, 2010 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, Crematory & Monuments, PC, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA. A memorial service will be held immediately following calling hours at 4:00 PM at the funeral home with the Rev. Steve Case officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield, PA. Memorial contributions may be made in Grets name to the First Baptist Church, Main Street, Mansfield, PA 16933. - Buckheit Funeral Chapel, September 23, 2010
BEAGLE, Ellery I.
Age 83, of Mansfield, PA, died Tuesday, January 15, 2008, at his home in Mansfield, PA. Ellery was born on March 17, 1924 in Arnot, PA, the son of James and Hazel Beagle. He was a graduate of Mansfield High School, served in combat in the European Theater during WWII. He married his wife Shirley Sours on June 2, 1948. They would have observed their 60th wedding anniversary on June 2, 2008. Ellery was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Mansfield, PA. He had been employed as a meat cutter at Mudge's Grocery Market, and later, following the death of Pete Mudge, became a partner with Irene Mudge. Later still, the business became "Ellery's Market". Finally, he became a government meat inspector. He had a passion for sports and became the sponser and coach for the "Mansfield Ravens" basketball team and the "Ravens" softball team. The basketball team became well known for its outstanding record in competition with other area teams, especially in Elmira and Williamsport. For many years, he was an avid deer hunter, golfer and snowmobiler. In retirement, he took great pride in the care of his home and property. Though he and Shirley had no children of their own, Ellery took great interest in the children of the community and encouraged their participation in sports. Ellery is survived by his wife, Shirley; cousins, David and Geraldine Lapp, Dennis and Nancy Johnson, all of Horseheads, NY, Danny and Shari Grafius of Elmira, NY. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and two sisters. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Sunday, January 20, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel, Crematory & Monuments, PC, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA. Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church, Academy St., Mansfield, PA 16933.. Published in the Star-Gazette from 1/17/2008 - 1/18/2008.
BENSON, Arlene - Arlene Wanda Carlyle, 91,
of Sayre, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2016, at the Green Home in Wellsboro,
following an extended illness. She was born on Dec. 10, 1924, in Covington,
the daughter of the late Ralph H. and Doris (Mudge) Benson. Arlene graduated
from Mansfield High School in 1942 and then attended Elmira Business Institute
from 1942-1943. She married Deo G. Carlyle on June 12, 1952, celebrating
56 years of marriage before Deo's passing in 2008. Arlene was an office
clerk at Claverack Rural Electric in Wysox, retiring Dec. 31, 1979. She
was a member of the Sayre United Methodist Church and attended the First
Baptist Church in Wellsboro after moving to that area. She was a member
of the Daughters of American Revolution, and the Athens Senior Citizens.
She is predeceased by her husband Deo G. Carlyle; aunts, Marion Kennedy
and Rachel Carson. Arlene is survived by her brother and sister-in-law
W.R. "Bud" and Rose Benson of Covington; aunt, Dorna Heyler of Westfield;
nieces, Dena Benson of Covington, Carla Jungquist of Canandaigua, N.Y.,
Elizabeth Quetschenbach of Hilton, N.Y.; great-nieces, Sara and Jeff Herbst
of Blossburg, Danielle Jungquist and Andy Wielgosz of Rochester, N.Y.;
great-nephews, Eric and Nicki Gee of Mansfield, Brian and Colleen Jungquist
of Florida; many great-great-nieces and nephews, and several cousins.Graveside
services will be held on Saturday, March 26, at 10:30 a.m., at Tioga Point
Cemetery, 803 North Main St., Athens, with the the Rev. Jeff McCleary officiating.
family is being assisted by Jay E. Lowery Funeral Home and Cremation Services,
Inc., Athens. Burial will be in Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens. -
Mansfield Gazette, March 23, 2016
|Crystal Bolt||Betty Brace|
See William Case
|Bill Bradshaw||Dorothy Bunn
BUNN, Dorothy J. [SRGP 80821] – Dorothy J. Hall, 69, of Mansfield RR#3 died Thursday, Oct. 21, 1993, at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro. Born April 29, 1924, in Mansfield, she was the daughter of Jay L. and Rose Morey Bunn. She was a member of the Holy Child Catholic Church, Mansfield,, and was a retired employee of the Mansfield University. Surviving besides her mother of Mansfield are one son, J. Scott Hall of Springville; one sister, Betty Rieppel of Mansfield; two grandsons; three nieces. There were no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Holy Child Catholic Church with the Rev. Michael Finn officiating. Burial was made at Tioga County Memorial Gardens. Memorial donations may be made to the Tioga Chapter of the American Cancer Society, 5 East Ave., Wellsboro, PA 16901. Arrangements were handled by the Scureman Funeral Home, Mansfield. – Wellsboro Gazette, 27 October 1993, p.38
|William Case a.k.a. Bill Bradshaw||Lester Colby
Bradshaw, William Case
William Case Bradshaw died on September 6, 2017 at Wellsboro Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, surrounded by loved ones. Bill earned a B. S. in Education from the then Mansfield State Teacher's College and Dartmouth College, and subsequently a Masters of Education Degree from Mansfield University. He served four years in the U. S. Navy as an officer candidate in Flight Training and Aviation Ordnance. Bill spent his early career in the construction industry, and in a 20-year period designed, planned and built numerous facilities in Mansfield and the surrounding area. He worked for 25 years as a faculty member and administrator at the Penn College of Technology (formerly Williamsport Area Community College), where he designed several innovative educational programs. Bill was the Mansfield Chamber's Max Colegrove Citizen of the Year in 2007 for his service to his community, including the Mansfield Lions Club, the Mansfield Hose Company & Ambulance Association, Mansfield Borough Council and Planning Commission, the Red Cross, United Way, the Parent Teachers Association and other civic organizations.
Bill was a member of the Lions Club for 69 years, and was awarded the 2016-2017 Pennsylvania Counsellor's Distinguished Award for Community Leadership and Service. As a member of the Lions Club, Bill was co-chair of the Eyeglass Committee and initiated numerous fundraising efforts for a variety of community projects. He was a Lions Club board member for 20 years, zone chairman for four years and served two years as Deputy Governor of District 14-G. Bill served as president of the Cooperative Education Association of Pennsylvania, and was a Vice-president of the Pennsylvania Vocational Cooperative Education Association. He was a life member of the Mansfield Hose Company and a charter member of the Mansfield Ambulance Association. Bill chaired the 4th of July Antique/Vintage Auto Show. He served on the Vestry of St. James Episcopal Church. Bill directed the Tioga County Sports Hall of Fame and was inducted there in 2016.
Bill was member of the Sports Car Club of America and the Glen Region
Sports Car Club for nearly 60 years. He held many positions in these two
clubs including Assistant Regional Director, Rally Master, Chief Grid Steward,
and Divisional Safety Administrator. He received divisional and national
recognition over the years in the form of several awards. The 1st William
Bradshaw Award for the SCCA Pro Rally series was established in 2004.
Bill enjoyed hunting and fishing in the Pine Creek area, and loved to
explore the wonders of nature with friends and family. He loved telling
stories, dancing, and feeding the birds.
Bill was predeceased by his wife of 57 years, Pauline Schanbacher Bradshaw,
in 2003. He is survived by his three children and their spouses, four grandchildren,
and two great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in William Case Bradshaw's
name to the St. James Episcopal Church, 18 W. Wellsboro St., Mansfield,
PA 16933; the
1948 E. Third St.,Williamsport, PA 17701; and to the Red Cross, 320 E.
3rd St., Williamsport, PA 17701 - specifically for hurricane victims. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1:00 P.M.
at St. James Episcopal Church, E. Wellsboro St., Mansfield, PA with Rev.
Rowena Gibbons officiating. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc.,
637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the family
COLBY - Lester E. Colby, 76, of Oak St., Warsaw, N.Y., formerly
of Wyoming, N.Y., died Sunday, April 23, 2000, at Wyoming County Community
Hospital, Warsaw. Born June 9, 1923, in Elmira, N.Y., he was the son of
Leonard and Cornelia Celmer Colby. For many years he owned and operated
Lester Colby Construction in Wyoming, N.Y. He was a veteran of World War
II having served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Wyoming Hook
and Ladder Co., Wyoming Exempt Firemen, American Legion, Wyoming Sportsmen's
Club and was an avid baseball and softball player and was a former Little
League coach. He was a former Middlebury town clerk and a former member
of Wyoming Village Board. Preceding him in death were two brothers, Louis
Colby and Donald Colby. Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Marjorie Stevens
Colby; and several nieces and nephews. There are no calling hours. Memorial
services will be held Saturday, June 3, at 7 p.m. at Robinson and Hackemer
Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw. Burial will be made at Wyoming Cemetery,
Wyoming, N.Y. Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice Family Care,
550 E. Main St., Batavia, N.Y. 14020. - Wellsboro Gazette, May 3, 2000
|Charles Cole||Keith Cole
COLE - KEITH T. COLE - The funeral will be Saturday for Keith
T. Cole, 67, of 200 North Academy Street, Mansfield, who died Wednesday,
April 17, 1991, in Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro. He
was the father of Roy D. Cole, of this city. He was the retired director
of security at Mansfield University. He also was employed at the Pennsylvania
Railroad, Elmira, NY, for 18 years. He was a member of the Fraternal Order
of Police. Cole was a member of the Friendship Lodge 247, F&AM, the
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6757, and Corey Creek County Club, Mansfield.
He was a life member of the First Baptist Church, Mansfield, and was serving
on the church Diaconate Board.. Born Feb. 16, 1924, in Mansfield, he was
a son of Tom R. and Jessie Cleveland Cole. Surviving, besides his son,
are hi wife, the former Elizabeth Maciel; three sons, David M. Thompson
of Mansfield, Donald D. Thompson of Orange City, Fla., and Terry N. Thompson
of Athens, PA; three brothers, Harry of Mansfield, Cassius of Baltimore,
Md., and Alston of San Jose, Calif.; three sisters, Mrs. Harriet Colegrove
of Mansfield, Mrs. Luella Townsend of Bradenton, Fla., and Mrs. Mary Wheeler
of Leesburg, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The
funeral will be at 1 pm at the church, North Academy and Sherwood Streets,
with the Rev. Benjamin E. Nevin, his pastor, officiating. Burial will be
in Prospect Cemetery. Friends may call at Scureman's, 130 South Main Street,
Mansfield, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Friday. The family will provide the flowers.
|Marie Costley||Douglas Dart
|Betty Doughton||John Farrer
Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield
FARRER - John K. Farrer, 69, of Mansfield RR#3 died Sunday, June 5, 1994, at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro. Born Dec. 1, 1924, in Blossburg, he was the son of Philip and Constance Kohler Farrer. He was a retired postmaster. He served in the U.S. Army in the South Pacific during World War II, and during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church of Mansfield; member and past master of Friendship Lodge #247 F&AM; member of the Coudersport Consistory; charter member of the Mansfield Hose Company. He was a trustee and board member of the Wheel Inn and a member and former treasurer of Corey Creek Golf Club. He was an avid fan of Penn State football. Surviving are his wife of 51 years, the former Marieta Goodwin; three sons, Gerald of Mansfield, John of Horseheads, NY, and James of Elmira Heights, NY; one daughter, Linda Doud of Mansfield; one brother, Thomas of Mansfield; one sister, Mary Lou Townsend of Mansfield; one brother-in-law, Chester Goodwin of Tioga; nine grandchildren. Friends may call at the Wilston Funeral Home, 18 N. Main St., Mansfield, on Wednesday, June 8, from 7 to 9 p.m. Friendship Lodge #247 F&AM will conduct services at 8:45 p.m. Services will be held there Thursday, June 9, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Thomas D. Thomas officiating. Burial with military rites will be held at Oakwood Cemetery, Mansfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the First United Presbyterian Church of Mansfield, the American Cancer Society or to the charity of one’s choice. - Wellsboro Gazette, June 8, 1994
Fralic, Norma [SRGP 54223] Norma F. Storms, 87, of Imbler, died
at her residence on Tuesday, July 24. No services are being planned at
this time. Loveland Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
Norma was born in Mansfield, Pa., to Henry W. Fralic and Elva E. O’Dell Fralic on September 23, 1924. She grew up and graduated from high school in Mansfield. In 1945 she married William B. Roberts. In 1965 she married James R. Storms. She lived in Hillsboro, Ore., before she moved to Lopez, Wash., where she lived for 30 years prior to moving to Imbler nine years ago.
Norma was a bookkeeper before her retirement. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, painting, and gardening as well as golfing, boating and collecting antiques. She was a member of the Lopez Country Club.
Surviving her are two children, Judy (Rodney) Payant of Elgin; Rip Roberts of Imbler; one sister in law Mrs. Bob (Joyce) Fralic of Lopez, Wash.; 3 grandchildren, Lori Cooney and Kara Meyers of Joseph; Frank Kee of La Grande and 7 great grandchildren. Norma was preceded in death by her husband James; two sons Brad and Mike Roberts; brother Bob Fralic and her parents, Henry and Elva.
HAGAR - Claude Willard - Claude W. Hagar, 86, of 1217 Mulberry
St., Montoursville and a guest at Valley View Nursing Center, passed away
Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at the home. He was born Jan. 9, 1924, in Richmond
Township, Tioga, Pa., a son of Claude L. and Jennie Bly Hagar. Claude retired
in 1983 from Edwards Motor Transit, where he worked as a bus mechanic,
and had also worked for Susquehanna Transit. He was a veteran of both World
War II and the Korean War, and was a member of the V.F.W Post No. 6757
in Mansfield. He was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Montoursville;
the Eureka Lodge No. 335 and the Williamsport Consistory. He enjoyed woodworking
and watching sports on T.V. Claude was married to C. Esther Egli, with
whom he was married to for 54 years. Surviving, besides his wife, are nieces
and nephews. He was predeceased by ten brothers and sisters. The funeral
service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at Spitler Funeral Home,
733 Broad St., Montoursville, with Rev. James R. Bramer officiating.
Interment will follow in Montoursville Cemetery. Friends will be
received on Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers
contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund at Bethany Lutheran Church,
369 Broad St., Montoursville, PA 17754.
|Betty Jupenlaz||Dolores Luke||Irene Luke
LUKE Irene Helen Kwasneski, Greece, died Oct. 19, 2010, at age 85. Irene was predeceased by her husband, Edward Kwasneski; sisters, Dolores Thomas and Leona Berzinski. She is survived by her children, Ronald (Lori) Kwasneski, Ann (Robert) Barrows; grandchildren, Kevin, Bianca, Christopher and Jennifer; several nephews, cousins and many dear friends. Friends may call Sunday, Oct. 24, from 3 to 6 p.m. at Vay-Schleich and Meeson Funeral Home, Greece Chapel, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, Oct. 25, 9 a.m. at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Her graveside service will be held Monday at 1:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Cemetery, Blossburg (please meet family at the grave). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society in her memory. Wellsboro Gazette - October 22, 2010 (Mansfield High School Graduate 1942 - Luke Irene 1942 Cm Kwasneski)
|Janice Madigan||Christine McClure||William Mold|
|Dale Palmer||Katherine Palmer||Deyo Rarrick
|Gordon Rose||Elizabeth Rumsey
|Helen Seeley||Mary D. Steadman||Edward Stiles|
THOMAS - DUNKLEBLRGER, Irene Gertrude: Age 55 of Millerton RD 2, Sunday, February 3, 1980 at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. Friends are invited to call at the Kuhl Funeral Home in Mansfield Tuesday 2-5 p.m. Funeral Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Roseville United Methodist Church, Rev. James W. Garthoff and Rev. Harry Krause officiating. Burial in Bradford County Memorial Park in Towanda. Survived by husband Ermin; sons, James of Columbia Crossroads and Thomas of Mansfield RD 2; sister, Mrs. Wayne (Elaine) Strange of Mainesburg; brothers, Donald of Millville, Pa., Douglas and Clifford of Mansfield, Lee of Wyoming, Robert of Mainesburg; three grandchildren. She was a member of the Roseville United Methodist Church. She was born November 21, 1924 in Nelson, Pa. the daughter of Clarence and Mary Finch Thomas. The family will furnish flowers. Those who wish may make donations to the Roseville United Methodist Church Building Fund.
|Mary N. Whitehouse||Mary J. Wilson||Richard Wilson
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