Information for death notices and obituaries is submitted by funeral homes. Families who wish to submit information concerning an out-of-town death directly to the newspaper must provide the name and telephone number of the funeral home. Obituaries may be faxed to the CDTs obituaries department at 814-238-1814 or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. For information, call the obituaries desk at 238-5000, ext. 3938.
Bierly Stephen L. Bierly, 51, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Arrangements by Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home, Jersey Shore.
Confer Shirley Confer, 76, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at her home. Arrangements by Kader-Neff Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Howard, will be announced. www.Kader-Neff.com
Kerschner Jackie Donald Kerschner, formerly of Bellefonte, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012. Arrangements by Clauser Funeral Home, Schaefferstown.
Slother Shirley Lou Slother, 88, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Arrangements by Beezer-Heather Funeral Home, Philipsburg.
Batchelor Pamela D. Batchelor, 62, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at her residence. Online condolences to www.kochfuneralhome.com .
Dumm Margaret Virginia Dumm, 93, formerly of Altoona, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Greenhills Retirement Village. Arrangements by Stevens Mortuary, Inc., 1421 8th Avenue, Altoona.