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Rebecca J. Cizike

Rebecca J. Cizike, born February 11, 1924, passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 in Endicott, NY.

She was predeceased by her loving husband, Andrew Cizike; her mother, Edna Reed of Susquehanna; brothers, Larry, Ray and Danny Reed.

She is survived by a niece, Cheryl Reed of Florida; nephew, Paul Reed of California; step-daughter, Cynthia Kulikauskas and her family; step-son, Andrew Cizike; cousins, Bobby Counterman of New Jersey, Dawn Painter of Vestal, NY and Dawn Coleman. Special friends and caregivers, Joanne and Dick Kocak, Jim and Robin Leary, neighbor Carol Baleno; cherished friends, Maria, Connie, Chris and Lillian.

Becky retired from IBM after 30 years and was a member of the Quarter Century Club. After retirement she volunteered for the American Red Cross Blood Drive and The Board of Elections. She was an avid hockey fan and season ticket holder for 40 years, starting with the Dusters. After retirement she worked part time for the Rangers, Ice Men and Senators. She was a longtime member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

A special thank you to her dear friends from Twin Tier Nursing Health, Kerri Sckutt and Alanna Bowman.

Calling hours were held Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Coleman & Daniels Funeral Home, LLC, 300 East Main Street, Endicott.

A Funeral service was held on Friday, November 16, 2018 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, followed by burial at Riverhurst Cemetery, 2500 East Main Street, Endicott.

Memorial Donations may be made to: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 200 Jefferson Ave., Endicott, NY 13760.

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Lonnie L. Fisher

Lonnie L. Fisher, 59, of Hallstead, PA entered into rest on November 14, 2018 following a courageous battle with melanoma. He is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, LoriAnn.

Lonnie is also survived by a beloved daughter and son-in-law, Stephanie and Christopher Brown; his siblings, Ronnie and Barb Fisher, Connie and Jack Margets, Donnie and Susan Fisher, Bonnie and Kenny Gumaer; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Alan and Mary Ellen Logan; brother-in-law, Alan Logan Jr.; numerous nieces, nephews and friends including, Rick and Theresa Rickard and family, Cindy and Jim Gillespie and family, Terry Franks and family, Susan and David Callendar, Rick and Dawn Franks, Richard and Teri Fancher, Lonnie's Amphenol family of co-workers, Patti Smith and all of Lori's clients.

Lonnie was predeceased by his parents, Ronald C. Fisher in 2011 and Eleanor "Kewpie" Fisher, three days prior.

The family wishes to express their appreciation to the UHS Neuro Critical Care Team, Dr. Harris, Dr. Yalamanchili and staff, Dr. Haq and staff, Dr. Eder, and especially the entire team on North Tower II at Wilson Hospital. We wouldn't be the same without your caring support.

Lonnie was a Product Design Engineer with 30 years of employment with Amphenol. He loved his work and was the proud owner of four patents. Lonnie served on the Blue Ridge School Board for ten years. He was a member and an adjutant of the Son's of the VFW Post #6223 and also a member and the finance officer of the Son's of the American Legion Post #357. Lonnie's favorite vacation location was on the beach, especially at Wildwood, NJ with all his family and friends. He enjoyed using his boat, golfing, woodworking, singing karaoke and dancing. He was famous for starting many projects and never finishing them, due to his extreme perfectionism. Lonnie consistently volunteered to help others and wanted nothing in return. His vibrant personality and ever present smile will be dearly missed.

A funeral service was held Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Tuttle-Yeisley Funeral Home, Inc. Hallstead, PA.

Internment will be made in Rose Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to: the American Melanoma Foundation, 8929 University Center Lane, Suite 202, San Diego, CA 92122; the American Legion Post #357, PO Box 429, Hallstead, PA 18822; or the VFW Post #6223, 386 Main Street, Great Bend, PA 18821.

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Anna M. Lyons

Anna M. Lyons, 92, of Susquehanna, PA entered into rest on November 11, 2018.

Anna was predeceased by her grandparents who raised her, Anna and Abner Addis; her father, Irving Addis; three children, Carol VanKuren, Albert Hewitt, Sharon Johnson; a grandson, Jay VanKuren; and a son-in-law, Tex VanKuren.

Anna is survived by her daughter, Tonya and Roger Brown; a sister, Barb Swan; grandchildren, Rex (Bobbi Jo) VanKuren, Dixie (Rick) Herbert, Bonni Lynn, Chris (Robert) Hochgraf, Liberty (Kris) VanKuren, Mark (Carolyn) Hewitt, Holly (Patrick) Eddy, Kelly Hewitt, Michael (Gene) Hewitt, Rhonda Ryder, Carrie (David) Eynon, Cassandra, Autumn, and Sierra Brown; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, Lucille Hewitt; a son-in-law, Jack Johnson; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

Anna was known for her many talents in the kitchen, baking and cooking. She enjoyed decorating cakes and crocheting. Most of all she loved spending time with her family, story telling as only she could.

A funeral service was held Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the Tuttle-Yeisley Funeral Home, Inc., 25 Susquehanna Ave., Hallstead, PA.

Interment will be made in the Montrose Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to a local charity of your choice, to benefit children.

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Eleanor D. "Kewpie" Fisher

Eleanor D. "Kewpie" Fisher, 95, of Hallstead, PA went home to be with the Lord on November 11, 2018. She was predeceased by her husband of 64 years, Ronald C. Fisher in 2011; her sisters, Phyllis and Anne; her brothers, Elmer, Alvin, Earle, and Charles.

Kewpie is survived by her children, Ronnie and Barb Fisher, Connie and Jack Margets, Donnie and Susan Fisher, Lonnie and Lori Fisher, Bonnie and Kenny Gumaer; grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Ryan, Aubrey, Aliana, and Wren Fisher, Darci, Matt, Faith and Kinley Cottrell, Tiffany, Andrew, and Ivy Pavlik, Brad Fisher, Stephanie and Chris Brown, Nichole Gordon and Bob Finnerty, Cortney, Shawn, Hunter, and Remmington Colwell; a sister, Janice Brown; a brother, Clyde Stockholm; many nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to express their appreciation to the staff of Barnes-Kasson SNF and her neighbors at Emerson Southgate Apartments for being so kind to our mom. Especially Helene for all of her help, so mom could stay in her apartment as long as she did.

Kewpie enjoyed knitting and playing BINGO with her neighbors.

She was quiet, sincere, and a deeply caring individual. Kewpie served others whenever she could. Her door was always open and Sunday morning breakfast was her specialty. She was known for her always present smile. Kewpie had a strong faith and waited for the Lord to call her home.

At her request, a graveside service was held in Rose Hill Cemetery on Saturday, November 17, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: the American Melanoma Foundation, 8929 University Center Lane, Suite 202, San Diego, CA 92122.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Tuttle-Yeisley Funeral Home, Inc., 25 Susquehanna Ave., Hallstead, PA.

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