Carl A. ‘Reds’ Nevius, 75, of 425 Columbia Hill
Rd., Danville, PA, went peacefully home with the Lord, Sunday, September 4,
2016 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on January 30, 1941
in Danville, PA, the son of the late William ‘Bill’ and Alice (Bell) Nevius.
Fifty years ago Carl married his lifelong
sweetheart Norma (Sterling) Nevius.
He graduated from Danville Senior High School in
1958 where he was a noted athlete. Carl attended classes at Bloomsburg State
He served his country in the United States
Carl was employed by PP&L as a multiple crew
foreman for 40 years.
He was a member of the Washies and East End Fire
Carl was the 1957 Regional Soap Box Derby
Champion. He coached successfully in the Danville Little League and was
instrumental in having lights installed at the Little League field. He was
an avid sportsman, especially hunting and fishing at his favorite location
Little Pine State Park. Carl’s greatest enjoyment in life was spending with
his family, his good friends Stephen ‘Rundy’ Stoudt and Larry Rudy, and his
faithful companion, his dog, Buster.
Carl is survived by four sons; Jeff Nevius and his
wife Shirley; Brian Nevius and his companion Becki; Russ Nevius and Heidi
and Greg Nevius and his wife Lori. He is also survived by three
grandchildren; Logan, Hannah and Blake. Also surviving is one brother; Randy
Carl was preceded in death by two brothers; David
Nevius and William ‘Bunk’ Nevius and one sister; Carol Nevius.
Services and burial will be private at the
convenience of the family.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Danville
SPCA, 2801 Bloom Road, Danville, PA 17821, or Geisinger Columbia-Montour
Hospice, 410 Glenn Avenue, Suite 200, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski
Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.