Laurence L. “Larry” Rhone, 78, of Bloomsburg PA passed away peacefully on
Monday, October 23, 2017 at Geisinger Medical Center Danville. PA with his
wife by his side. He was born September 3, 1939 in Bloomsburg, the son of
the late Murrel A. and M. Hazel Cashner Rhone.
attended Bloomsburg Schools.
was married for 58 years to Elaine Fetterman Rhone, who survives. They were
married September 19, 1959.
served as a sergeant with the United States Army National Guard, Howitzer
Battery, 1st Recon Squadron, 104th Armd Cav., Danville
PA from 1962 – 1968.
last employed as a fork lift mechanic for Action Lift, Inc., West Pittston
PA. As a sideline, he worked as an electrician wiring new homes.
was a member of Saint Peter’s Union Church (Harger’s), Bloomsburg PA and the
American Legion Post 273 Bloomsburg PA.
was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed hunting,
woodworking and watching old western movies.
addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters; Barbara Rhone Davis
and her husband Trell of Bernville PA and Denise Rhone of Catawissa PA.
Also surviving are two grandsons; Connor Lee and Landon Laurence Davis. He
is also survived by one sister, Donna Stackhouse of Berwick PA and a
half-brother, Rodney Rhone of Catawissa PA. Also surviving are two
brothers-in-law, the Reverend James Fetterman and Ildefonso Gonzalez-Rivera
of Oakland Park FL and one sister-in-law, Laura Rhone of Catawissa as well
as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother,
Thomas Rhone; two half-sisters; Jacqueline Rhone and Katherine Breisch and a
brother-in-law, Ronnie Stackhouse.
Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.
contributions may be made to P.A. Pets Feral Program 208 E. 5th
Street Bloomsburg PA 17815 or AGAPE PO Box 424 Bloomsburg PA 17815.
Arrangements are under the
direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West Mahoning Street Danville