Obituary Notice: William T. Markley Jr.

William T. Markley Jr., 40, of Osceola Mills died Saturday, July 15, 2017 at his home.

Born June 22, 1977 in Columbia, Pa., he was the son of William T. Markley Sr. and his wife, Jackie of Wrightsville, Pa., and Carolyn Heath of Picton Ontario, Canada. 

He married Elizabeth A. (Sypa) Markley on Oct. 10, 2015 in Osceola Mills. She survives at home.

Mr. Markley was a member of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary’s Orthodox Church in Osceola Mills.

He was employed at Drucker Diagnostics in Philipsburg. He was a 1996 graduate of the Columbia High School, and he attended the Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Pa.

In addition to his parents and wife, he is survived by one sister, Kelly Ressel and her husband, Shawn of Lancaster, Pa.; three brothers, Cory Markley and his wife, Catherine, Zach Wright and Frederick Wright III, all of Columbia, Pa.;  and his step-father, Frederick Wright Jr. of Columbia, Pa.

A burial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Nativity of the Virgin Mary Orthodox Church in Osceola Mills with Archimandrite Jacob Piruta officiating.  Burial will be at the Nativity of the Virgin Mary Orthodox Cemetery in Osceola Mills.

Friends will be received from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Osceola Mills.

Panikhida will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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