Funerals

Victoria A. Stewart, 87, of Sayre, Pa., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at Sayre Health Care Center.

John Findon Perry II, 30, of Sayre, Pa., passed away unexpectedly at home on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021.

Surrounded by her family and those that meant the world to her, Ann L. Salsman, 66, of Sayre, Pa., passed away on the evening of Jan. 19, 2021 at her home, following a valiant fight with cancer.

Victoria A. Stewart, 87, of Sayre, Pa., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at Sayre Health Care Center.

John Findon Perry II, 30, of Sayre, Pa., passed away unexpectedly at home on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021.

Victoria A. Stewart, 87, of Sayre, Pa., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021 at Sayre Health Care Center.

John Findon Perry II, 30, of Sayre, Pa., passed away unexpectedly at home on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021.

A Celebration of Life Service for Charles L. Morgan, of Sayre, Pa. on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 11 a.m. at the Waverly United Methodist Church. Pastor Cindy Schulte officiated the service.

A Celebration of Life Service for Lori Lyn Robinson, 56, of Waverly, N.Y. was held for the family on Friday, January 15, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, Sayre.

Charles Lewis Morgan died at home on Jan. 8, 2021 with his wife by his side.

A well-attended graveside service for Marikay Buiniskis was celebrated on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at 11 a.m. at the North Barton Cemetery, Lockwood, N.Y. Pastor Tyson Wahl of Crossroads Family Ministries officiated. Daughter-in-law Courtney Buiniskis gave the eulogy.

Lindy “Jay” Sampson, 68, of 409 Lincoln St., Sayre, passed away peacefully on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Funeral services for Eleanor A. Seelye, 88, of Sayre, Pa., were held on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 at 1 p.m. at Lowery-Urban Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Athens, Pa. The Rev. Linda Rogers officiated the service. The pastor opened with words of comfort for the family from the Scriptures.

Lori Lyn Robinson, 56, of Waverly, N.Y., passed away on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 at Robert Packer Hospital, following a courageous battle with cancer, with her family by her side.

Stephen E. Shipman, 92, a lifelong resident of Waverly, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021.

Lori Lyn Robinson, 56, of Waverly, N.Y., passed away on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 at Robert Packer Hospital, following a courageous battle with cancer, with her family by her side.

A well attended graveside service for Marikay Buiniskis was celebrated on Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at 11 a.m. at the North Barton Cemetery, Lockwood, N.Y.

Elizabeth Ann Taylor-Soules passed away peacefully at her home in Windsor Gardens, Aurora, Colo., on Dec. 13, 2020.

Well attended funeral services for Raymond C. “Carl” Arnold, 63, of Athens, PA were held on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 5 p.m. at the Lowery-Urban Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Athens, PA.

Stephen E. Shipman, 92, a lifelong resident of Waverly, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021.

Lori Lyn Robinson, 56, of Waverly, N.Y., passed away on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 at Robert Packer Hospital, following a courageous battle with cancer, with her family by her side.

Marikay Irene Jacqueline (Jensen) Buiniskis, 69, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021.

Elizabeth Ann Taylor-Soules passed away peacefully at her home in Windsor Gardens, Aurora, Colo., on Dec. 13, 2020.

Nancy C. Polasky, 80, of Huntersville, N.C., formerly of Sayre, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at Novant Presbyterian Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C., following an extended period of declining health.

Eleanor Rifenbury Seelye, 88, of Sayre, Pa., passed away on New Year’s Eve 2020.

Nancy C. Polasky, 80, of Huntersville, N.C., formerly of Sayre, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at Novant Presbyterian Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C., following an extended period of declining health.

Raymond Carl “Ray” Arnold, 63, of Athens, Pa., passed away surrounded by his family at home on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021.

Eleanor Rifenbury Seelye, 88, of Sayre, Pa., passed away on New Year’s Eve 2020.

Nancy C. Polasky, 80, of Huntersville, N.C., formerly of Sayre, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020 at Novant Presbyterian Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C., following an extended period of declining health.

Douglas R. Graham, 94, of Englewood, Fla., and formerly of Smithboro, N.Y., passed away on Dec. 27, 2020.

Douglas R. Graham, 94, of Englewood, Fla., and formerly of Smithboro, N.Y., passed away on Dec. 27, 2020.

Raymond Carl “Ray” Arnold, 63, of Athens, Pa., passed away surrounded by his family at home on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021.

Raymond Carl “Ray” Arnold, 63, of Athens, Pa., passed away surrounded by his family at home on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021.

Douglas R. Graham, 94, of Englewood, Fla., and formerly of Smithboro, N.Y., passed away on Dec. 27, 2020.

Brandon Wayne Roberts, 36, passed away Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.

Eddie “Baby” J. Phams, 60, of Sayre, Pa., originally of Memphis, Tenn., passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020 with his loving family by his side after a courageous battle with bone cancer.

Brandon Wayne Roberts, 36, passed away Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.

Eddie “Baby” J. Phams, 60, of Sayre, Pa., originally of Memphis, Tenn., passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020 with his loving family by his side after a courageous battle with bone cancer.

Brandon Wayne Roberts, 36, passed away Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.

Eddie “Baby” J. Phams, 60, of Sayre, Pa., originally of Memphis, Tenn., passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020 with his loving family by his side after a courageous battle with bone cancer.

Eddie “Baby” J. Phams, 60, of Sayre, Pa., originally of Memphis, Tennessee, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, December 24, 2020 with his loving family by his side after a courageous battle with bone cancer.

A Mass of the Divine Liturgy for Andrew “Andy” “Juny” Bobick Jr., 92, a lifelong and highly regarded resident of Sayre, Pa., was held Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 11 a.m. at the Ascension of Our Lord Ukrainian

Our hearts were broken on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 with the unexpected passing of our beloved Timothy Parker Hawthorne, 39, of LeRaysville, Pa. Tim was a loving son, brother, father, uncle, cousin, nephew and a loyal friend.

Mildred Marie (Tripp) Eiklor, 91, of Ulster (North Rome), Pa., went to be with the Lord on Friday evening, Dec. 18, 2020 at the Athens Health and Rehabilitation Center, where she had been a resident since September 2020.

Llewellyn “Pete” B. Wilkinson, 78, of Berwick Turnpike, Ridgebury Township, passed away at home on Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.

Cynthia “Cindy” Felicita, 64, of Waverly passed away on Thursday, December 10, 2020 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre.

Cynthia “Cindy” Felicita, 64, of Waverly passed away on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre.

Andrew “Andy” “Juny” Bobick Jr., 92, a lifelong resident of Sayre, Pa., except for his World War II deployment time, passed peacefully at his Garden Street home Saturday evening, Dec. 12, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

Cynthia “Cindy” Felicita, 64, of Waverly passed away on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre.

Cynthia “Cindy” Felicita, 64, of Waverly passed away on Thursday, December 10, 2020 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.