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Doris M. Wetzel, 96, formerly of Herndon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at The Manor at Penn Village, Selinsgrove.
She was born July 9, 1921, in Herndon, a daughter of the late Earl C. and Kathryn (Keefer) Newman. On April 25, 1943, in Herndon, she married Howard R. Wetzel who preceded her in death in 1982.

Doris was a lifelong resident of Herndon. She was a 1939 graduate of Herndon High School.
Doris and her husband were the former owner/operators of Wetzel Service Station in Herndon for many years.
She was a member of Seibert Church, Herndon, and Lower Northumberland County Action Center.

She is survived by one son, Rodney H. Wetzel, of Herndon; one grandson, Shane E. Wetzel; two granddaughters, Sierra Wetzel and Lindsey Roth; seven great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Larry Newman, of Sunbury and Ivan Newman, of Herndon.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Thomas Newman; and one sister, Leta Mae Leitzel.
There will be no calling hours. Services will be at the convenience of the family.

The Robert G. Foust Jr. Funeral Home, 841 W. Shamokin St., Trevorton, is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Published on January 28, 2018
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