age 65, of Tioga, PA, died on Tuesday, January
24, 2012 at his home. Richard was born on December 9, 1946 in Blossburg,
PA, the son of Henry and Ruth (Baker) Broadfield. Prior to his retirement,
Richard was self-employed for more than 20 years as a painter with previous
employment in manufacturing with Hardinge Brothers in Horseheads, NY. He
was a US Army veteran and a member of the Roseville United Methodist Church.
Richard enjoyed flower gardening and spending time with his dog, Morris.
Richard is survived by a brother, Edward Broadfield of Catawissa, PA; a
sister, Elizabeth Ann Broadfield of Tioga, PA, and one niece, Reba Broadfield
of Catawissa, PA. Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday,
January 28, 2012 from Noon to 2:00 PM at the Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral
Chapel, Crematory & Monuments, PC, 637 South Main Street, Mansfield,
PA. A funeral service will be held immediately following calling hours
at 2:00 PM at the chapel with Rev. Maxine Mills officiating. In lieu of
flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Richard's name to the Jacquelyn
A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel to assist with expenses. Burial will be made
in the Roseville Community Cemetery, Roseville, PA. Wellsboro Gazette
– January 26, 2012
DRY, Kay Irene - The Reverend Kay Irene Dry Schwab, 68, of Lykens, passed away Friday, May 16, 2014 at her daughter's home in Virginia under the care of hospice. Born Feb. 23, 1946, in Huntingdon, she was the daughter of Melvin A. and Jane Kern Dry. She graduated from Mansfield High School in 1964 and Mansfield State College in 1968. She was employed as a home economics teacher for the Southern Tioga School District until she left to stay home and raise her children. She earned her Masters of Science in home economics in 1987. She was very active in the First United Methodist Church in Mansfield, which led to her decision to pursue ordination as a United Methodist pastor. She served as a local pastor at Middle Ridge and Grover-Shunk, and then as a student pastor at Centenary United Methodist Church in Attleboro, Mass. She graduated from Boston University's School of Theology with a Masters of Divinity in 1997. She served appointments in the Susquehanna United Methodist Conference in Windfall, Sugar Valley, and Lykens United Methodist churches. Kay is survived by her daughters, Jennifer D. (Craig) Swain of Leesburg, Va., Jane M. (Mark) Spohn of Mansfield; her sister, Sondra D. (Charles) Yarrison of Oley; her brothers-in law Tom (Marge) Schwab of Horseheads, N.Y., Frank (Susan) Schwab of Towanda; her sister-in-law Linda Schwab Farrer of Mansfield; her grandchildren, Cade Swain, Jordan Spohn, Sarah Spohn, Megan Spohn, John Spohn; her great-grandson, Daniel Fortney; and several nieces and nephews. Kay's viewing (10 a.m.) and service (11 a.m.) will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Mansfield, on Wednesday, May 21, with the Rev. Thomas R. Searfoss officiating.Her burial will follow on Thursday, May 22, at Union Cemetery in Bellefonte. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mansfield Free Public Library or to the Organ Fund of the Lykens United Methodist Church, 527 North Second St., Lykens, Pa. 17048. – Wellsboro Gazette, May 18, 2014
WALTZ Rosalie L. Connelly 65, of Mansfield, died Friday, July 27, 2012, at Soldiers& Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro. She was born Oct. 17, 1946, in Towanda, the daughter of Ornan and Helen Tuttle Waltz. Rosalie retired from nursing at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital. She was a very active member of the First United Methodist Church of Mansfield, serving as a board member at Mission Central, and as a member of the United Methodist Women, and working with Seeds of Hope. She is survived by two daughters, Marie (Randy) Davis of Bellefontaine, Ohio, Rachael Schrader of Dayton, Ohio; two grandsons, Randall and Justin Davis; her sister, Betty Jane Waltz (Scott) Hall of Springville, and her nephews, Chris Hall of Danville and Dennis Hall of Springville. Friends were invited to call today, Wednesday, Aug. 1, 10 to 11 a.m., at the First United Methodist Church of Mansfield. Funeral services followed there at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Dr. Jonathan West officiating. Burial was in Bloomingrove Cemetery, Cogan Station.