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Amanda Jane (Ritchey) Pearce

Amanda Jane (Ritchey) Pearce, 40 of of Punxsutawney, PA. , formerly of Cambridge. Amanda Jane (Ritchey) Pearce, 40 of Punxsutawney, formerly of Cambridge Ohio, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2022 at her home in Punxsutawney. Amanda was born July 7, 1981 in Cambridge, Ohio to Richard Dugan and Pamela Ritchey who survive. Amanda graduated in 1998 from Cambridge High School in Ohio where she played clarinet in the marching band. She moved to Punxsutawney with her husband Matt in 2006. She was very excited to be in the process of moving back to her home town of Cambridge Ohio. Amanda enjoyed life. She was an avid reader, enjoyed Star Wars, and her Baby Yoda collection. She loved Baby Yoda! Amanda liked attending yard sales, flea markets, Thrift stores, anywhere she could find a good deal. Most of all Amanda loved her family. She adored her two daughters and would spend countless hours creating memories with them whenever she could. She is survived by her husband of 22 years, Matt Pearce, Punxsutawney, two daughters, Christina J. Pearce, Kayla E. Pearce, both of Punxsutawney, two sisters, Jessica M. Ritchey, OH, Stephanie L. Dickerson and husband James, OH, a brother, David H. Knight and wife Brittney, OH, sister-in-law Valerie J. Powell and husband Chris, OH, two brother-in-law’s, John M. Pearce, OH, Michael L. Pearce and wife Brittany, OK, a bonus sister Audi Guignet, Punxsutawney, two bonus daughters, Hailey Wilson and Sophia Guignet, Punxsutawney, and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her father and mother-in-law Joseph and Lois Pearce, a brother-in-law Timothy Pearce and a nephew Nehemiah Dickerson. Calling hours will be from 12:00 to 2:00 on Saturday July 2, 2022 at Bundy-Law Funeral Home with funeral services to follow at 2:00 at the funeral home with Pastor Ken Harper officiating. Burial will be in Zion Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to Valerie Powell at 5901 Palmer Road, Millersport, Ohio, for future expenses of her daughters and funeral expenses.
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DuBois teen helping others with Parkinson’s disease through boxing

CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A teenager from DuBois is making a difference in her community by using boxing to help others face Parkinson’s disease. The WPAL Boxing and Fitness Center is a place for first responders to exercise for free but Aviana Gillaugh, Head Coach of the Parkinson’s program, is using it to help […]
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Rev. Laurence “Larry” John Williams

Rev. Laurence “Larry” John Williams of Seneca, ended his battle with cancer at 3:35 a.m. on June 29, 2022, in his home surrounded by his loving family, graduating to Heaven to see His Saviour. “He fought a good fight and finished his course.”. Born on May 31, 1953,...
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Cora Elvira (Morgan) Burt

Cora Elvira (Morgan) Burt, 86, of Pleasantville, PA, passed away peacefully on June 24, 2022, at her son and daughter-in-law’s home in Oil City. Cora was born December 17, 1935, in Paintertown, PA, daughter of the late Saul Shuster Morgan & Helen Jane (Gosser) Morgan. Cora was a 1953...
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Mary Florence “Polly” Kruk

Mary Florence “Polly” Kruk, age 82 of DuBois, PA died on Monday, June 27, 2022 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Born on October 17, 1939 in the DuBois Hospital, she was the only child of C. Gordon and Florence Hay. On May 27, 1961 she married...
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Frances M. Himes

Frances M. Himes, 87, of Rockland, went Home to be with the Lord Tuesday afternoon, June 28, 2022 at Oakwood Heights in Oil City, following a lengthy battle with Dementia. She was born in Rockland on July 1, 1934, to the late Kerry E. and Alice (Feltenberger) Marshall. Frances attended...

$400,000 in Federal Funding to Help Redevelop Oil City National Bank Building

A redevelopment project in Oil City is getting $400,000 in federal funding, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey announced Monday. For years, Venango County has been working to redevelop the Oil City National Bank building for multiple uses including a distillery and brewery on its bottom floor, a co-working space on its top floor and other commercial space.

Police Respond to T-Bone Crash on Route 28

WARSAW TWP., Pa. (EYT) – DuBois-based State Police responded to a two-vehicle accident that happened on State Route 28 last Tuesday evening. Police say the crash occurred on Tuesday, June 21, around 8:18 p.m. as a 2016 Chevrolet Cruze operated by 21-year-old Jon T. Silvis, of Brookville, was traveling south on Route 28, at its intersection with Allen Mills Road, while a 2009 Hyundai Sonata driven by 37-year-old Eric T. Herzing, of Ridgway, was heading north on Route 28.
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Oil City Woman Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

LAWRENCE TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman suffered injuries following a two-vehicle crash that occurred on Route 879 in Clearfield County. According to Clearfield-based State Police, this crash happened on Monday, June 20, around 10:02 a.m. on State Route 879, in Lawrence Township, Clearfield County. Police say...