Nuss, 77, of 3735 Point Township Drive Northumberland PA died Saturday
morning, March 25, 2006 at Geisinger Medical Center Emergency Room Danville
PA. He was born August 15, 1928 in Riverside PA the son of the late John E.
and Isabelle Snyder Nuss.
graduated from Danville High School in 1946. He served in the United States
Navy from 1944 – 1958 on the submarines USS Flying Fish, USS Raton and the
USS Dolphin. He was employed for 40 years by Otto’s Auto Supply in
Danville PA and for Glen-Gery Brick Watsontown PA for 33 years. He was
employed by Butterkrust in Sunbury for two years. He was also employed by
the Holiday Inn in Shamokin Dam PA for 14 years. After his retirement he
was employed part time by the International Garage, Point Township PA until
his health declined.
was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Sunbury PA. He was a life member
of the Danville Moose Lodge #1133, Point Township Fire Company
Northumberland PA, Rescue Hose Company Sunbury PA, Southside Fire Company
Riverside PA. He was a social member for 32 years of the American Legion
Post 44 Northumberland PA. He enjoyed tinkering about his home, being with
his family and friends, basketball, football and the Atlanta Braves. Mr.
Nuss also enjoyed hunting.
survived by his wife of 51 years, Betty Lou Dockey Nuss whom he married July
3, 1954 and two daughters; Toni Lee Herman and son-in-law Marshall of
Sunbury PA and Kelly Jo Webb of Point Township PA. Also surviving is one
grandson Curtis Yohey, Jr. and fiancé Jennifer Griffin of Catawissa PA.
Many nieces and nephews also survive him. He was preceded in death by
two brothers; S. Arthur Nuss and John “Bud” Nuss and three sisters; Lucretia
Herr, Harriet Karpinski and Elizabeth Nuss and twin siblings in infancy.
services will be held Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at 11:00 AM from the
Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W
Mahoning Street Danville PA with his pastor the Reverend Adrian J. Shearer
officiating. Burial will follow in Northumberland Memorial Park Stonington
PA. Friends will be received Tuesday evening from 7-9 PM and from 10:00 AM
until time of service. Memorial contributions may be made to Haven
Ministries 1043 South Front Street Sunbury PA 17801 or The Salvation Army
c/o Majors James & Sandy Spoul 40 S. 4th Street Sunbury PA