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John Kevin Lee, 51, Euharlee, GA, formerly of Susquehanna, PA passed away on Monday, March 6, 2006 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

He is survived by his wife, Cassandra Lee, Euharlee; two sons, Jacob Lee, Susquehanna, Caleb Lee, Susquehanna; one daughter, Samantha L. Cramer, Susquehanna; two brothers, David Lee, Susquehanna, Timothy Lee, Blakeslee, PA; stepmother, Irene Lee, Florida; one stepbrother, John Andrews, Apalachian, NY; one stepsister, Renee Gregg, Florida; two grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

The funeral service was held on Monday, March 13 at Hennessey’s Funeral Home, Susquehanna, and at St. John’s Church, Susquehanna, where a Mass of Christian Burial was offered by Rev. Robert Simon.

Interment, Vestal Hills Cemetery, Vestal, NY.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Church, 101 Jackson Ave., Susquehanna, PA 18847.


Anthony Claude Hicks Sharp, F.S.A., 87, formerly of Thompson, PA passed away March 10, 2006, in Susquehanna, PA.

He is survived by his son, Rowland Sharp and Beth Resseguie, Kingsley, PA; and by a sister, Jean Rishovd, England.

Anthony was a member of the Episcopal Church. Until retirement six years ago he worked as a consulting life actuary. He was a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (F.S.A.) and an Enrolled Actuary. He enjoyed his work and consulted with various insurance companies and health care clients from 1976 until his retirement.

A funeral service will be held at the Tuttle-Yeisley Funeral Home, 5 Susquehanna Avenue, Hallstead, PA on Thursday, March 16, at 11:00 with the Reverend Charles Cesaretti officiating. Interment will be in Ararat Cemetery, Thompson, PA.

The family will receive callers from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at the funeral home.

Should friends so desire, expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Grand Central Station, P.O. Box 4777, New York,  NY 10163; or to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1507, New York, NY 10018.


Guy L. Craft, Jr., 79, New Milford, PA, died Wednesday, March 8, 2006 at Endless Mountains Health Systems, Montrose, PA. Born January 16, 1927 in Gibson, PA, he was the son of the late Guy L. and Frances (Moore) Craft, Sr. His wife of 58 years, Pauline (Shobat) Craft survives him.

He was a member of Hallstead-Great Bend American Legion Post #357 and also the St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Great Bend, PA. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was an avid sportsman and conservationist and had a great appreciation for the outdoors.

Besides his wife, survivors include, son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Elizabeth M. Craft, Fayetteville, NC; daughter, Patti Smith, New Milford, PA; grandchildren, Jason, Joshua, Henry and Daniel Craft, Andrea Smith; great grandchild, Madison Smith; brother, James Arnold Craft, Thompson, PA; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Phil Nelson, Windsor, NY; nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a grandson, Guy Lewis Craft III.

Services will be private. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Bartron-Myer Funeral Home, Inc., a Selected Independent Funeral Home, 74 Church Street, Montrose, PA.


Raymond J. Specht, 67, Harford, PA died Sunday, March 5, 2006 at Endless Mountains Health Systems, Montrose, PA.

Born July 23, 1938 in Goshen, NY, he was the son of Jerry J. and Leona F. (Baldwin) Specht.

He was a member of the Susquehanna County Fire Police and the Harford Fire Company.

He was affiliated with the First Congregational Church of Harford.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Harford Volunteer Fire Department, P.O Box 206, Harford, PA 18823.


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