MIFFLIN - H. Sonja Hockenberry, 68, of Mifflin, died at 3:22 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, at the Lewistown Hospital.
Born March 15, 1944, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, she was a daughter of the late Frederick C. and Marjorie M. (Renninger) Casner. Her husband, William L. "Bill" Hockenberry Sr., preceded her in death on Aug. 26, 2005.
She is survived by: her children, Tony A. Ruble, of Mexico, Crystal Horning, of Lewistown, Jon Ruble, of Mifflin, and William L. Hockenberry Jr., of Port Royal; stepchildren, Gary L. Hockenberry, of Mifflin, and Cindy Hartsock, of Lewistown; siblings, Robert P. Casner, Stanley B. Casner and William H. Casner, all of Mifflintown, Esther Dunn, of McAlisterville, Roxie Goshorn, of Mifflintown, and Marjorie Kistler, of East Waterford; and she also leaves behind 11 grandchildren.
H. Sonja Hockenberry
Sonja was preceded in death by three brothers, Henry C. "Cal" Casner, Merrill S. Casner and Frederick B. "Barry" Casner, and one stepdaughter, Pamela Yorks.
A memorial service will be held at 8 p.m., Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown, with Pastor Judy Rowles officiating. Interment will private.
There will be no viewing; however, the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, followed by the memorial service.
For online tributes and condolences, please visit www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.