Arlene Jean Summerson, 85, of 4287 Rich Valley Rd., Emporium, PA formerly of Sinnamahoning died at Elk Regional Health Center, St. Marys on Tuesday evening (May 25, 2010)
She was born Dec. 21, 1924 in Big Run, PA a daughter of the late Lawrence and Bertha McCardy Bair
She married the late Dalton "Dean" Summerson
Mrs. Summerson enjoyed traveling to the casino in Salamanca. She also enjoyed reading and spending time with her family.

Son: Sidney Summerson and his wife Mary, Sinnamahoning
Son: Ronald Summerson and his wife Nancy, Sinnamahoning
Son: Dennis Summerson, Emporium
9 Grandchildren
Several Great Grandchildren
Sister: Evelyn, Mrs. Joe Camuso, Florida
Sister: Doris, Mrs. Jim Pifer, Punxsutawney
Sister: Lila Adams, Punxsutawney
Preceded in Death By
Parents: Lawrence and Bertha McCardy Bair Husband: Dalton "Dean" Summerson
Brother: Ronald "Cub" Bair
There will be No Visitation.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Rich Valley Wesleyan Church, 3125 Rich Valley Road, Emporium on Wednesday (June 2, 2010) at 2:00 PM with Pastor Jason Claydon, officiating.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family

BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements
Thomas E. Coon
        Thomas E. Coon, 88, of Victor, NY, formerly of Emporium and New Port Ritchey, FL, died Friday, May 14, 2010, in Highland Hospital, Rochester, NY.
        Born August 16, 1921 in Arroyo, Elk County, PA, he was the son of Rolin and Grace Wallace Coon.  On July 26, 1943 in Bakersfield, CA, he married Edith M. Nelson who died October 4, 2006.
        Mr. Coon grew up in Emporium, was a 1939 graduate of Emporium High School, and took courses at several different colleges.
        He was a veteran of WWII having served with the US Army as a pilot and flight officer.  In England he joined the 50th TCS as a glider pilot and flew a glider over the Rhine landing in Germany.
        After the war he and his brother owned Tom & Gene’s Mens Shop in Emporium.  He later was employed for 29 years by Emporium Trust Company where he became vice president and retired in 1980.  In 1985 he and his wife relocated to New Port Ritchey where they resided until moving to Victor, NY in 2004 to be near family.
        Mr. Coon was a member of the First Baptist Church in Emporium and was treasurer of the American Red Cross, Band Boosters and the Fair Fund, all in Emporium.
        He is survived by: two daughters, Gwendolyn Mix of Newark, NY and Janice (Bruce) Comstock of Victor, NY; two granddaughters, Stacie (Burt) Kem of Victor and Kerri (Michael) Ryan of New Providence, NJ; four great grandchildren; one sister, Marion (Jim) Whiting of St. Marys; and also nieces and nephews.
        In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by three brothers, three sisters, and two sons-in-law, Richard Mix and John Butera.
        Friends will be received in the Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium, Saturday, May 22 from 1-3 p.m. at which time Funeral & Committal Services will be held with the Rev. R. Scott Melott, pastor of the First Baptist Church, officiating.
        Burial will be in Newton Cemetery, Emporium.
        Military honors will be accorded by the Cameron County Memorial Detail.
        Memorials, if desired, may be made to the First Baptist Church of Emporium, or the National Kidney Foundation.
Wayne H. Kingsley, 85 of 159 East Fourth Street, Emporium, Pa, died May 9, 2010 at the Dubois Regional Medical Center. He was born April 8, 1925 in Franklin, Pa, son of Guy Haldean Kingsley and Mary Riddle Kingsley. He married Mallie "Molly" Wulfert of Rochester Mills, Pa, on December 31, 1955, in the First Baptist Church of Emporium, Pa.
Mr. Kingsley was a 1942 graduate of Rocky Grove High School, Franklin, Pa. During WWII, he served in the U.S. Naval Air Force in the Western Pacific, South Pacific and in China, receiving the Air Medal with Gold Star. In 1949, he graduated from Grove City College.
He was employed as a Chemical Engineer for 32 years, first by Sylvania Electronic Products Inc., which later became GTE Sylvania and lastly became North American Philips, from which he retired.
Mr. Kingsley was a sixty-year member of Myrtle Lodge No. 316 F&AM Franklin Pa, the Coudersport Consistory and attended church services at the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church in Emporium. He was also a member of the Sons of the American Revolution, the China Burma India Veterans Association and the Sylvania Quarter Century Club. He enjoyed the outdoors and hunted in many of the Western States and Canadian Provinces.
Surviving in addition to his wife of 54 years are two sons, Dr. David H. Kingsley and wife Betty of Chambersburg, Pa and Larry W. Kingsley and wife Bonnie of Mechanicsburg, Pa, by 5 grandchildren; Kelly, Kristen and Kayla Kingsley of Chambersburg and Benjamin and Jared Kingsley of Mechanicsburg, by one brother Lt. Col. Willard E. Kingsley (Ret.) and wife Faith of Glen Mills, Pa and one nephew, Guy H. Kingsley of St. Louis, MO.
Mr. Kingsley was predeceased by his parents and by his infant brother Edwin Louis Kingsley.
Family and friends will be received at the Barnett Funeral Home, 207 East Fourth Street, Emporium, Pa on Wednesday, May 12th from 5-8 PM. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, May 13th at the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Emporium followed by a Military Service which will be accorded by the Cameron County Memorial Detail. Burial will be in the Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, Pa. 
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Dorothy Jean Berry, 70, of East Fourth Street, Emporium, died Monday, May 3, 2010, in the Guy & Mary Felt Manor.
        Born April 26, 1940 in Lumber City, Clearfield County, she was the daughter of Lawrence “Dorsey” and Catherine Hornung Caldwell.  On October 25, 1958 in Emporium, she married Raymond LeRoy Berry who died October 6, 1995.
        A resident of Emporium for many years, Mrs. Berry was a 1958 graduate of Cameron County High School.
        She was employed for several years by Motor Coils and Cameron Manufacturing, and was a cook for Head Start and the Moose Club, all in Emporium.
        Mrs. Berry was a member of St. Mark Church of Emporium, Ladies of the Moose and VFW Ladies Auxiliary, also in Emporium, and May Hollow Hunting Club.
        She is survived by: three daughters, Denice (Alphonse) Beccard of McDonald, PA, and Robin (John) Overturf and Jennifer (Dean) Weichman, both of Emporium; eight grandchildren; two brothers, Fredrick Caldwell and Joseph Caldwell, both of Emporium; two sisters, Marie Labrozzi of Emporium and Louise Caggeso of Ridgway; and many nieces and nephews.
        In addition to her husband, Mrs. Berry was predeceased by one daughter, Karen Huminski, one brother, William Caldwell, one sister, Clara Rinehuls and one grandson, Henry Huminski.
        Friends will be received Friday, May 7 from 10 - 11:30 a.m. in the Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium.
        A Funeral Mass will follow Friday at 12 noon in St. Mark Church with the Rev. Paul Siebert, pastor, as celebrant.
        Burial will be in Portage Township Cemetery, Sizerville.
        Memorials, if desired, may be made to Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium.

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