Francis E. Mull
Francis E. Mull, 89, of Selinsgrove, passed away on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, at the Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.
He was born April 20, 1930, in Union Township, Union County, a son of the late Samuel and Beulah (Straub) Mull. He was married to the former Shirley Bartholomew for the past 62 years.

Francis was a mechanic by trade and was formerly employed by Princess Homes and the Rea and Derrick garage. He owned Mull's Speed Shop where he built hot rods. He was the founder of the first area drag strip, Drag Away 522, at Kreamer.
Francis enjoyed hunting and fishing and the time he spent with his family at his cabin in Slate Run. He will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved him.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by five children and their spouses, Kim and Maria Mull, Keith and Marcie Mull, Tehani and Alan Hartman, Tammi and Scott Schinkel, and Traci and Edward Hennessey; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two brothers, William and Kenneth; and four sisters, Helen Walters, Mary Botticher, Shirley Ramsey and Lynn Heddings.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Arlene Thomas and Nancy Stahl; two infant siblings; and his dog, Puppy Jack.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at the Sound of the Gospel Church in Monroe Township, followed by the funeral at 11.
Interment will be in Orchard Hills Cemetery, Shamokin Dam.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Francis' memory may be made to Sound of the Gospel Church.

Arrangements are by the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 309 Water St., Northumberland.
Published on September 10, 2019


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Ona Bolig
Sep 11, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I'm sorry for your loss. Ona
Tammy shepherd
Sep 11, 2019
I don't know if I ever met u before but I love u and miss u. I know ur up there looking down on all of us. Keep ur head up hight
Rick Berry
Sep 11, 2019
RIP my old fishing buddy from R&D..............
Larry bohner
Sep 10, 2019
Praying for everyone God be with you all
Tim and Susan Hendricks
Sep 10, 2019
So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all his family and friends.