Archive - Obituary
November 21st, 2010
Virginia Shall, 94, formerly of 410 N. Fraley St., died Friday (November 19, 2010) at the Lutheran Home at Kane where she resided.
Born Oct. 25, 1916, in St. Marys, she was a daughter ofÂ the late Charles and Hilda Jesberger Gerber. In 1933, she married Foster Bean who preceded her in death and then, in 1976,Â she married Charles Shall who also preceded her in death.
Mrs. Shall had been employed at Stackpole Corp. from which she retired in 1965. She was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church.
James W. Bailey, 78, of 130 Greeves St., Kane, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010 at his residence.
Born June 25, 1932 in Wilkes Barre, he was the son of William G. and Jeanette Morgan Bailey.
Mr. Bailey served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.Â He was a life member of both the VFW #1132, where he was a trustee,Â and the F.O. Eagles Aerie # 307, both in Kane.
Surviving are two sons, William (Jill) Bailey of Vowinkle and Eric (Brandy) of Westminster, Colo.Â Eleven grandchildren also survive.
PrecedingÂ him in death, besides his parents, is a brother, Richard Bailey.
Katherine Ann Causer, 75, of 152 W. Main St., Mt. Jewett, died Sunday (Nov. 14, 2010) at her home.
Born Sept. 9, 1935, in Mt. Jewett, she was a daughter of Charles and Ruth Wallace Thomas.Â On July 27, 1953, in Mt. Jewett, she married Lavern Causer who survives.
Mrs. Causer was a homemaker and provided home care for her disabled aunt for many years. She belonged to the Birthday Card Club and was a member of TOPS, Mt. Jewett chapter, where she served as a weight recorder for 32 years.
She alsoÂ was a member of St. Josephâ€™s Catholic Church and had been active in the 4-H for several years.
Jane C. Lundgren, 84, of 130 Greeves St., formerly of Birch Street, both in Kane, died Sunday morning, Nov. 14, 2010 at Hamot Medical Center in Erie.
Born Jan. 19, 1926 in Kane, she was the daughter of Charles O. and Svea C. Hultin Johnson.Â On May 3, 1948, she married Herbert C. Lundgren, who died in 1998.
She was a member of Tabor Ev. Lutheran Church in Kane, and had worked as a nurses aid at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Bonnie L. "Tubby" Weirich, 81, formerly of Walnut Street, Kane, died on her birthday Thursday morning, Nov. 11, 2010 at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born Nov. 11, 1929 in Wellsville, N.Y., she was the daughter of Wayne and Bernice Walker Weirich.Â
A 1947 graduated of Kane Area High School, she worked for the Kane Shirt Factory briefly, then for Stackpole in Kane for 37 years.Â
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Kane, the Women's Bowling League for over 40 years and enjoyed her card clubs, friends and her dogs.Â She also volunteered at The Lutheran Home at Kane.
Clayton F. Austin, 73, of 6732 Highland Rd., Kane, died Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 9, 2010 as a hospice patient at his home after suffering a recent stroke.Â
Born June 15, 1937 in Ceres, he was the son of Erwin L. and Martha V. Taylor Austin.Â For 49 years he wasÂ married to the former Judy M. Orcutt, who he married on Nov. 11, 1961 at Tabor Lutheran Church in Kane.
Raymond David Asp, 87, of Ellettsville, Ind., went to be with his Lord on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010 after an brief illness.
Donald Paulson, 85 of 58 Venetian Parkway, Lake Placid, Fla., died early Friday morning, Nov. 5, 2010. Born June 4, 1925, he was the son of Algott Paulson and Emma Smith.
Donald was the former owner of Don Paulson Trucking in Mt. Jewett for many years and a retired employee of the United State Postal Service office in Mt. Jewett. He served in the U.S. Army during world war to in both France and Germany.
Mr. Robert W. â€śBobâ€ť McMillen, Sr., 68, peacefully passed into the next life in Hamot Medical Center, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010 at 2:50 am following a cerebral-vascular event.
Michael J. Gelsick, 82, formerly of Wilcox, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, in the Elk Haven Nursing Home, St. Marys.
He was born Nov. 27, 1927, in Rasselas, son of the late Peter and Katherine Gomola Gelsick.