Roy L. Wert, born Aug. 8, 1924, in Sunbury, Pa., son of John C. and Jennie E. Wert, passed away on July 7, 2013.
Roy graduated from Sunbury High School in 1942.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1946, in the United States, and the Philippines. After his return from the service, he attended the former Williamsport Technical Institute, now the PA College of Technology. He worked as a machinist for Avco, Sylvania and Litton Electron Devices. He retired from Litton in 1987.
Roy was married to the former, Lillian E. Mosso for 33 years until her death in 1979.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley; his son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Susan Wert of New Hope, Pa.; two step-sons, Gary Bernardi of New Cumberland, Pa. and Douglas and Connie Bernardi of Williamsport, Pa.; a step-daughter, Cynthia Getgen of Lewisburg, Pa.; four step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren.
In accordance with Roy's wishes, there will be no viewing. There will be a committal service at the Montoursville Cemetery to be announced at a later date.
Gifts in lieu of flowers can be made to the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or to the charity of your choice.
Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville will be assisting the family in these matters.