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.
Rhoads Mary "Dolly" Rhoads, 81, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Arrangements, by Wetzler Funeral Service Inc., Bellefonte, will be announced.
Smith Angela Hope Smith, 25, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at home. Arrangements by Wetzler Funeral Service Inc., Bellefonte. www.wetzlerfuneralhome.com
Somsky Janet A. "Granny" Somsky, 84, of Gearhartville, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at her residence. Arrangements by Beezer-Heath Funeral Home, Philipsburg. beezerheathfh.com
Dixon Joseph A. Dixon, 93, of State College, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. In keeping with Joes wishes, there will be no viewing or public memorial service. Donations in his memory may be made to the Joseph A. Dixon Endowment in Chemistry and should be mailed to the Chemistry Department, 101 Chemistry Building, University Park, PA 16802. Online condolences to www.kochfuneralhome.com.
McDaniel Travis E. McDaniel, 90, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at his residence. Online condolences to www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com.
Bennett Leroy E. Bennett Jr., 78, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at Tyrone Hospital. Arrangements by Derman Funeral Home, Inc., Tyrone.