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.
Riedel Shannon Ripka Riedel, 41, died Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Bluefield Regional Medical Center. Arrangements by Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory.