Our Staff


Calvin T. (Pete) Mosher

Calvin T. (Pete) Mosher

Licensed Funeral Director/Supervisor

Pete is a lifelong resident of the Wellsboro, Tioga County area.  He has spend his entire career as a funeral director at Tussey Funeral Home, which became Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home in 1979.

After graduating from Cowanesque Valley High School in 1971, Pete started working with William H. Tussey at the funeral home.  He continued working with Mr. Tussey while attending Williamsport Area Community College (now Pennsylvania College of Technology), and then Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, graduating in 1975.

Pete is a member of the First Baptist Church of Wellsboro, and OSSEA Lodge No. 317; and has served on many local boards.

Pete and his wife, Cindy, are the proud parents of two sons and daughters-in-law;  Corey and Aleisha, and Casey and Leah.  They enjoy spending time with their family, which also includes three grandchildren.


Jim Wagner

Jim Wagner

Licensed Funeral Director

Jim has served the Wellsboro area for nearly a decade with his work at the Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home.  Although not a lifelong resident he is the 4th generation of his family to make Holliday his home.

After graduating from Grove City College in 1990, he attended the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science and first directed funerals in Franklin, Pennsylvania.  He married his wife Lori, and they have three children:  Joanna, Gene and Isaac.  When the opportunity to relocate to the Wellsboro area presented itself, the family relocated and built their home on property that had belonged to the farmstead.

An active member of the First Presbyterian Church, Jim and his family enjoy and participate in much of what the area has to offer.  Hunting whitetails, and hiking with the dogs are two favorite pastimes, and scholastic athletics, community musical and theatrical presentations and other opportunities happily keep the family involved in a wonderful community to call home. 


Marjorie A. Seiler

Marjorie A. Seiler

Office Manager

Marjorie A. Seiler grew up in California and moved to Pennsylvania in 1972. She is the proud grandmother of 10 grandchildren ranging in age from 8 to 26. Marje and her husband, Keith, are avid motorcyclists and love touring the area and adjoining States.  

Before moving to the Wellsboro area, Marjorie lived and worked in Herndon, PA as a Service Representative for TDS Telecom, a local telephone company, for 18 years. After moving to the Wellsboro area she spent seven years as the Office Manager at Ski Sawmill Resort.  Marjorie has worked for Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, Ltd for the last four years.  She is thoroughly humbled to be able to help families in their time of need.


Reverend Ken Weiss

Reverend Ken Weiss

Aftercare Associate

Our Funeral Homes we believe that our families need our care even after the day of your loved one’s funeral. Therefore, as an Extended Free Service, we have an aftercare program with Rev. Ken Weiss.

Rev. Weiss recently retired from full time ministry after almost 30 years as a pastor. He is now working with us to provide both aftercare services and pre-need services (common practice of people arranging and paying for funerals in advance in order to relieve their families of that stress during a most difficult time as well as being able to lock in current rates). Rev. Weiss is well familiar with helping people experiencing grief.

We believe that with this free extended service, we offer to our families a full package of services that are geared to help you at this most difficult time. We are including a brief introductory bio of Rev. Weiss, he also specializes in assisting families with preplanning services.

You may reach him at anytime at 570-220-9686 or at kweiss1213@gmail.com

Ken moved to Williamsport in 1986 after attending the Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary graduating with highest honors with a Masters of Divinity Degree (1986)

  • Ordained American Baptist in 1986
  • Pastor of East End Baptist Church - 1986- 1990
  • Completed all coursework at Penn State University in the PhD program for Clinical Psychology Worked as a representative of MetLife helping people plan their financial futures - 1990-1996 Pastor of First Church of Christ (Disciples) in Williamsport from 1995 - 2012
  • Member of the Williamsport Kiwanis Club since 1992 and served as President in 1996
  • Received the Ecumenical Service Award from United Churches of Lycoming County - their highest honor - in 2011
  • Served on various boards in this area : The Center in Williamsport, Habitat for Humanity, and Yokefellows Ministry
  • Coached AYSO soccer in town for 12 years
  • Past President of Orchestra Parents Association at the Williamsport High School
  • Served on the Board of Directors of United Churches of Lycoming County for almost 25 years
  • Has Life and Health Insurance Licenses. In addition, is licensed to sell Securities and Investments holding a Series 6, Series 63, and Series 65 License.

Telephone: 1-570-220-9686

Email: kweiss1213@gmail.com


Don Miller

Don Miller

Don Miller moved to Wellsboro 17 years ago and has been actively involved in the First Baptist Church, now acting as Trustee.  He served his country in the Marine Air Wing.  

He has pastured churches in Massachusetts and New York.  He was employed for many years as a science teacher and coach.  He is a former Rotarian and has served as a volunteer at the food pantry.  His favorite pastime is studying the Word of God and discussing it in small groups. 


Donald Warren

Donald Warren

Donald Warren is a lifelong resident of Middlebury Center.  He graduated from Wellsboro High School in 1963.  He graduated from Mansfield State Teachers College in 1967 with a Physics-Math degree.  He taught high school science and math for 40 years.

Donald is a life member of Middlebury Township Volunteer Fire Department, a member and Past Master of Tioga Lodge No. 373 Free and Accepted Masons, and Past Patron and present Worthy Patron of Mary Wells Chapter No. 452 Order of the Eastern Star.

Donald and his wife Shirley have been married for 45 years, have three sons, and three grandchildren.


Doug McMichael

Doug McMichael

Doug and his wife, Carol reside in Wellsboro.  He managed the Wellsboro Super Duper Market for 20 years and the Eckerd Drug Store for 5 years, before retiring.  During these years he was a member of the Chamber of Commerce, served on the Wellsboro Parking Authority.  He is an honorary member and past president of the Wellsboro Rotary Club.  Doug is also a Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary.  He has been involved in fund raisers for American Cancer Society, United Way, Children’s Miracle Network.  Doug serves on the board of directors of the Wellsboro Shared Home and is a 59 year active member of the First Baptist Church.  Doug has been associated with the Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home for 15 years and feels it is an honor and privilege to serve the residents of Wellsboro and surrounding area.


Eugene Charsky

Eugene Charsky

Gene moved to Wellsboro in October 1979 to serve as Chaplain at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital.  He served in that position until retiring in 1995.  During that time he also served as Chaplain at The Green Home, which he still holds.  He also became Chaplain for Laurel Health/Susquehanna Health Hospice, a position he has held for many years.  He was awarded Board Certified Chaplain through the Association of Professional Chaplains in 1981.  He has been married to Marion for 52 years.  They have 3 sons and 7 grandchildren.  He has been associated with Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home since 1999.  Prior to moving to Wellsboro, he served four years during the Korean War in the US Navy.  He is ordained through American Baptist Churches, and served churches in Ohio, Rhode Island, New York and Pennsylvania.


Jim Paxson

Jim Paxson

Lived the majority of his life in Wellsboro, PA, having spent over 40 years as manager/owner of Paxson’s Ben Franklin Variety Store.  Jim continues to be active in the community thru the Chamber of Commerce, Laurel Festival, Rotary, Meals on Wheels, United Methodist Church and the Gideon’s International.  Married to his wife of 50 years and they have 2 sons who live in the area.  Jim has a passion for playing baseball which has given way to puttering in the garden.  Also enjoys the hobby of stamp collecting.


Jim Carpenter

Jim Carpenter

Funeral Home Supervisor

James Calvin Carpenter was born on October 18, 1947, near Hammondsport, NY on Lake Keuka.  Jim moved with his family to the farm near Ellisburg, PA at age five.  He graduated from Northern Potter High School in 1965 and attended Indiana University of PA and graduated Simmons Mortuary School in Syracuse, NY in at Fairfield and Meech Chapel in Syracuse, NY.  Jim was a licensed funeral director at Gray Funeral Home in Port Jervis, NY from 1969 until joining Bob Rearick in Jersey Shore in 1974 where he has been located ever since.  Jim's funeral directing career has spanned over 6 decades.  He currently counsels at Rearick Carpenter in Jersey Shore, Maneval Allen Redmond in Williamsport, Tussey Mosher in Wellsboro and Fickingers in Coudersport.  Jim has ben married for 48 years to the former Jolene Marie Chase of Ulysses and they have four children: William D., Dr. Nathan J., Amy L. Caseman, and Lucas C., along with eight grandchildren.  Over the years, Jim has been a member of the Antique and Classic Boat Society of Clayton, NY, Lions Club, Masonic Organizations in NY, Elks Lodge, Little League Baseball, and Pop Warner Football.  Jim enjoys antique boat restoration, music, meditation, hunting, fishing, theater, and visiting the "retreat" in Ellisburg, The Finger Lakes, The St. Lawrence, and Nashville, TN.


Lisa Rice

Lisa Rice

Lisa resides in the beautiful countryside, just outside of Wellsboro, with her husband Jerry.  

She has been employed by Tioga County 911 for 22 years, where she is currently the Quality Assurance Coordinator, overseeing the daily operations of the Tioga-Potter County Communications Center.  Lisa volunteered with the Wellsboro Ambulance Association as an EMT and was a Firefighter with Wellsboro Fire Department.  She was also a Pennsylvania certified EMT Instructor.  

Lisa is currently actively involved as treasurer in Tioga County’s Law Enforcement Association and is a member of the Tioga County Critical Incident Stress Management Team.  

She enjoys spending time camping with her family, gardening and photography.  She also finds great joy spending time with her three year old golden retriever, Justice, who is in training to become a therapy dog.  

Lisa has been associated with Tussey-Mosher Funeral home since 2009.


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