DEATH NOTICES: Sunday, October 6, 2013

October 7, 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.


MacDonald — Leslie A. MacDonald, 45, of Fayetteville, died October 3, 2013, at the Hershey Medical Center. As per her request, no services will be held. Auer Cremation Service of Pennsylvania is entrusted.


Watson — Vera Jane Watson, 85, of Julian, died Thursday, October 3, 2013. Visitation 4-8 p.m. Monday, service 9 a.m. Tuesday, Beezer-Heath Funeral Home, Philipsburg;


Gentzel — Lenoa J. Gentzel, of Millheim, died Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College. Arrangements are by Steven R. Neff Funeral Home, Millheim.


Reams — Lavina Reams, 93, died Saturday, October 5, 2013, at her home. Heath Funeral Home, Osceola Mills, is handling arrangements. To sign the online guestbook, go to


Sturm — Dorene C. Sturm, 71, died Tuesday. Visitation Tuesday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., service to follow, Mount Nittany UMC, State College. Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral Home, State College, entrusted.


Gittings — Elizabeth B. Gittings, 84, died Thursday at The Fairways at Brookline Village. Arrangements will be announced by Koch Funeral Home. Online condolences to

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