|Birth: ||Apr. 8, 1937|
|Death: ||Sep. 30, 2010|
The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA
October 1, 2010
Donald D. Pontius, 73, Milton
— MILTON — Donald David Pontius, 73, of 15 Stone Fence Road since August 2009, and formerly of Washingtonville for 33 years, entered into rest at 6:11 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.
He was born April 8, 1937 in Limestone Township, a son of the late Ambrose D. and Alma V. (Walter) Pontius. On June 23, 1956, in Mifflinburg, he married the former Glenda M. Bowersox, who survives.
He honorably served in the Army Reserves for eight years.
Donald was employed for 33 years at Pennsylvania House, Lewisburg.
He was a member of the Amazing Grace Ministries, Montgomery.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, farming, and riding horses.
Surviving in addition to his wife of 54 years are two sons and one daughter-in-law, Roger D. and Lisa R. Pontius, of Turbotville, and James E. Pontius and his companion, Kelly Sheaffer, of Turbotville; one daughter, Cynthia E. Furr and her companion, Christopher Fausnaught, of Sunbury; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Patsy and Terry Troup, of Mazeppa, and Linda Pontius, of Mifflinburg; seven grandchildren and their spouses, Amanda and Eric Womer, Candice Malone, Timothy Furr Jr., Jacob Furr, Nicole and Jeff Herman, Schuyler Pontius, and Kesley Pontius; and seven great-grandchildren.
Family and friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m., Monday at the Roupp Funeral Home, Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be at 2 p.m., with Pastor Carl Vining, officiating.
Burial will be in the Mifflinburg Cemetery.
Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Oct 02, 2010
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