Darvin P. Headdings


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Darvin P "Check" Headdings, 74, of 15 South 2nd Street, Apt 411, Lykens, formerly of Valley View, died Monday, Sept. 24, at Manor Care, Sunbury.

He was born on Tuesday, March 1, 1938, in Klingerstown, a son of the late Paul C. and Helen M. Wiest Headdings.

His wife Phyllis L Scheib Headdings passed away in 2006.

He was employed as a channel welder at Moen, Pine Grove, prior to his retirement.

Check enjoyed hunting and fishing with his long time friend Thomas Stoneroad of Valley View. He loved to go camping with Steve and Carol Miller of Lykens.

He is survived by two sisters Leona Scott of Herndon and Alma Stuppy of Spring Glen; a step brother Larry Stine of Shippensburg; a step sister Patsy Stine of Shippensburg; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 27, at 11 a.m., at Union Cemetery, Gratz, with Rev. Curtis Zemencik officiating. Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left for the family at www.buffingtonreed.com.

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