Arther M. Berkley, 81, of Park Place in Wyalusing, PA passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at the Memorial Hospital (Skilled Unit) in Towanda. He was born on Feb. 13, 1931, a son of the late Merle and Amanda Price Berkley in Pike Twp.
He attended the LeRaysville High School and worked throughout the area at several local farms until he retired. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed sharing his catch with his many friends and family.
Survivors include a sister, Mary Neiss and husband, Merritt; two nephews, Carl and Kevin; a nephew and wife, Ellis and Susan Berkley; several nieces and nephews that he loved very much including his friends at Park Place in Wyalusing.
Arther was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Dorothy Smith and Ina and Earl Tinna: two brothers and a sister-in-law, Edward Berkley and Earl and Charlotte Berkley and a niece, Kristin Barnes.
A graveside service will be held in the Terrytown Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Wyalusing Fire Company, PO Box 86, Wyalusing PA 18853, in Arther’s memory.
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