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.
Emel Philip G. Emel, 90, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at James E. Van Zandt Medical Center, Altoona. Arrangements by Wetzler Funeral Service Inc., Bellefonte. www.wetzlerfuneralhome.com
Schaeffer Donald R. Schaeffer, 91, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Centre Crest. Arrangements by Wetzler Funeral Service Inc., Bellefonte. www.wetzlerfuneralhome.com
Carlson Axel Robert Carlson, 95, died Sept. 8, 2013, at Fairways at Brookline Village, State College. Memorial service, Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, 3:30 p.m., State College Evangelical Church, 1243 Blue Course Drive, State College. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, 2401 South Atherton Street, State College. On-line condolences and signing of the guest book, www.kochfuneralhome.com
Odland Steven Martin Odland, 65, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at his home. Arrangements by Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral and Cremation Services, State College. www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com
Saxion Joseph Edward Saxion, 94, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Centre Crest. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, State College. www.kochfuneralhome.com