DEATH NOTICES: Tuesday, June 25, 2013

June 25, 2013 

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 CDT’s obituaries department at 814-238-1814 or e-mailed to For information, call the obituaries desk at 238-5000, ext. 3938.


Axt — Patricia Lee Axt, 78, died Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, State College.


Pierce — Colleen Yvonne Pierce, 63, died Sunday, June 23, 2013, at her residence. Arrangements by Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Inc., Lewistown.


Waite — Mary Ellen Waite, 82, died Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Centre Crest Nursing Home in Bellefonte. Memorial service, Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 2 p.m., Eagle Heights Bible Church, Howard, with Reverend Stephen R. Hicks officiating. Arrangements by Wetzler Funeral Service Inc., Bellefonte.


Ditty — Edith V. "Betty" Ditty, 99, died Monday, June 24, 2013, at Windy Hill Village of Presbyterian Homes, Philipsburg. Arrangements by Strange & Weaver Funeral Service, Morrisdale.


Figlin —Thelma Figlin, 93, died Monday June 24, 2013, at Terrace at Brookline. Graveside services, Thursday, June 27, 2013, in Hazleton. Arrangements by Fierro Funeral Service Inc., Hazleton.

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