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.
Ripka John E. Ripka, 85, died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Neighborhood Hospice of West Chester. Funeral service, Saturday, May 11, 2013, 10:30 a.m., Thorndale United Methodist Church, 3503 Lincoln Hwy., Thorndale, PA 19372. Contributions to Thorndale United Methodist Church or Neighborhood Hospice of West Chester Inpatient Unit, 400 E. Marshall St., West Chester,PA 19380.
Barr Valmeda (Val) G. Barr, 94, died Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Centre Crest.
Baylor John E. Baylor, 90, died Sunday, May 5, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, State College. www.kochfuneralhome.com
Miller Arlene S. Miller, 72, died Monday, May 6, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, State College. www.kochfuneralhome.com