John “Sarge” Withey, 73, Trenton, died at 8:51 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at his home of natural causes.

Funeral services will be at a later date in Pennsylvania. Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

A native of DuBois, Pennsylvania, he was born May 7, 1946, the son of the late John Withey and Mary Jane Nicholson.

He was a retired veteran for the U.S. military. He was a lifetime member and state officer of the VFW. He was also a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother and sister.

Survivors include his wife of 19 years, Freda F. Withey, Trenton; his one son and one stepson; his two daughters and one step daughter; his sister; his seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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