DEATH NOTICES: Sunday, January 5, 2014

January 5, 2014 

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.


Decker — Margaret C. Decker, 92, formerly of Bellefonte, passed away Saturday, January 4, 2014, at Brookline. Arrangements are under the direction of Wetzler Funeral Service, Inc. in Bellefonte.


Bala — Edward F. Bala, of Boalsburg, died on January 4, 2014. Arrangements will be announced by Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral and Cremation Services, Centre Hall.


Gardner — Howard F. (Tuff) Gardner, 78, died Friday, January 3, 2014 at Centre Crest. Arrangements by Steven R. Neff Funeral Home, Millheim.


Stewart — Lydia “Deed” A. Stewart, 95, died, Jan. 1, 2014. Funeral service 11:00 a.m., Jan. 6, 2014 at Christian Missionary Alliance Church, Lewistown. Arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine F.H.


Fleck — Robert Housum Fleck, 92, of State College, died Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at The Atrium at Penn State Village. Memorial service 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.


Fulton — Donald L. Fulton, 80, of State College passed away today at the Fairways. Services under the direction of Dean K. Wetzler Funeral Home of Milesburg.


Haffly — John J. Haffly, 84, died Dec. 31, 2013. Family and friends will be received from 6-8pm on Jan. 18, 2014, at Koch Funeral Home, State College. Celebration of John’s Life will be held in the spring.

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