Merle ‘Gene' Alden

RICHLAND TWP. Merle E. "Gene" Alden, 71, of Richland Township, Venango County, passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at UPMC Northwest in Seneca. He has survivors in Clarion County.

David A. Hollis Sr.


David Allan Hollis Sr., 72, of Reynoldsville passed away in his home in the early hours of Sunday, October 10, 2021. He has survivors in Clarion County.

Jessica E. Judy Davis

PITTSBURGH -- Jessica A. Judy Davis, 42, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Lucinda, died October 10, 2021, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh after a long, courageous battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. She was born on September 10, 1979, in Erie; daughter of William "Bill" and LaJean Ditty Judy of Lucinda.

Elizabeth Louise Kiser service set

CLARION The family of Elizabeth Louise Kiser invite family and friends to attend a celebration of life in her honor. Louise passed away on June 8, 2021. The celebration will be held on Saturday, Oct. 16 at the First United Methodist Church, 600 Wood Street in Clarion. The family will greet friends from noon to 12:30 p.m. in the gathering area followed by a celebratory service at 12:30 p.m. in the main sanctuary.

Eva Ruth Shaffer

BROOKVILLE Eva Ruth Shaffer, 98, of Brookville, died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at the McKinley Health Center, Brookville. She was a 1940 graduate of Clarion-Limestone High School.

Edward J. Sheffer

FRANKLIN Edward J. Sheffer, 77, of Franklin, formerly of West Freedom, Parker, Emlenton area, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at Autumn Grove. Born on March 19, 1944, he was the son of the late Louise Peters Sheffer Leary and Bern Sheffer.

Ronald C. Shumaker

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Professor Ronald C. Shumaker, Ph.D., 81, died at his home in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on October 05, 2021. He was a Professor of English at Clarion University, Clarion. He received many honors, one of which was the professor emeritus status from Clarion University.

Darlene S. Walker

WESTMINSTER, S.C. -- Darlene S. Walker, 76, of Westminster, S.C., passed away on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at Medical University of South Carolina. She was born on July 10, 1945, in Knox, to Robert and Martha (Switzer) Patton.

CLARION – Valerie D. Grant, 64, of Clarion, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 5, 2021, at her home.