Preston H. Reese
09/12/1980 - 06/30/2015

Preston H. Reese, 34, of East Berlin, passed away, Tuesday, June 30, 2015 as the result of an automobile accident. He was the husband of Stephanie A. (McDowell) Reese. Born September 12, 1980 in Hanover, he was the son of Howard Reese and step-son of his ...

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Sandra M. Reese
03/26/1950 - 06/23/2015

Sandra Marie Reese, 65, of Abbottstown, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at her home with her loving husband. She was the wife of Steven L. Reese, whom she was together with for 22 years. Born March 26, 1950 in York, she was the daughter of Stewart and E ...

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Gerald E. Utz
04/23/1937 - 06/22/2015

Gerald E. Utz, 78, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Monday, June 22, 2015 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. He was the husband of Nancy (Gise) Utz who died October 2, 2000.  Born April 23, 1937 in Hanover, he wa ...

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Charles A. Legore
01/30/1935 - 06/17/2015

Charles Alan Legore, 80, of Hanover, died peacefully from complications of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at the Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Yvonne C. (Frock) Legore, to whom he was married 60 years ...

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William E. Sheaffer
12/04/1935 - 06/13/2015

William E. “Bill” Sheaffer, 79, of Spring Grove, entered into God’s eternal care, Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Genesis HealthCare in Gettysburg. He was the husband of Shirley E. (King) Sheaffer for 53 years. Born December 4, 1935 i ...

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Alexander W. Griest
06/10/1929 - 06/08/2015

Alexander W. “Al” Griest, 85, of Hanover, was given to us from the Lord on Monday, June 10, 1929 and returned to the Lord at his home on Monday, June 8, 2015. He was the husband of Joanne M. (Miller) Griest, to whom he was married 62 &frac1 ...

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Priscilla A. Darrow
04/01/1931 - 06/04/2015

Priscilla A. “Percy” Darrow, 84, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care, Thursday, June 4, 2015 at the Brethren Home Community, New Oxford. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Darrow. Born April 1, 1931 in Aurora, IL, she ...

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Madeline E. Price
04/28/1921 - 06/01/2015

Madeline E. Price, 94, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Monday, June 1, 2015 at the Village of Laurel Run, Fayetteville.  She was the wife of Donald C. “Candle” Price Sr. who died August 8, 2001. Born April 28, ...

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Louise A. Fleischman
05/12/1931 - 06/01/2015

Louise A. Fleischman, 84, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Monday, June 1, 2015 at Transitions Health Care, Gettysburg. She was the wife of Lawrence U. Fleischman who died September 4, 2009.  Born May 12, 1931 in Han ...

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Claudia J. Fratta
09/04/1949 - 05/31/2015

Claudia J. Fratta, 65, of Hanover, PA, who is now in God’s care, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015 at Hershey Medical Center. She was the wife of Martin John Fratta Jr. to whom she was married 46 years. Born September 4, 1949 in Washington DC, she w ...

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Gloria M. Smith
05/08/1931 - 05/30/2015

Gloria M. Smith, 84, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at home, Saturday, May 30, 2015 with her family by her side. She was the wife of Pius J. Smith who died September 6, 1986.  Born May 8, 1931 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late ...

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Deborah A. Klunk
02/28/1948 - 05/28/2015

Deborah A. (Hockensmith) Klunk, 67, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care Thursday, May 28, 2015 at the Brethren Home Community in New Oxford. Born February 28, 1948, in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late George and Dorothy (Noel) ...

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Joyce A. Horwedel
04/19/1939 - 05/26/2015

Joyce A. Horwedel, 76, of Brushtown, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at her home. She was the wife of Charles G. “Herb” Horwedel who died October 23, 2014.  Born April 19, 1939 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Charles ...

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Marie A. Gebhart
11/06/1930 - 05/26/2015

Marie A. Gebhart, 84, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at the Hanover Hospital.  She was the wife of William H. Gebhart to whom she was married 40 years.   Born November 6, 1930 in Adams County ...

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Howard E. "Howie" Hughes II.
02/15/1989 - 05/25/2015

Howard E. “Howie” Hughes II., 26, of New Oxford, entered into God’s eternal care Monday, May 25, 2015 as the result of a car crash on May 16, 2015. Born February 15, 1989 in Gettysburg, he was the son of Howard E. and Christin ...

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M. Angela McCleaf
08/07/1927 - 05/18/2015

Angela McCleaf, 87, of McSherrystown, passed away peacefully Monday, May 18, 2015, at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. She was the wife of Russell C. McCleaf Jr. to whom she was married 64 years. Angela was born on August 7, 1927, in McSherrystown, ...

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Burnell L. Sponseller
12/25/1945 - 05/08/2015

Burnell L. Sponseller, 69, of Hanover, died Friday, May 8, 2015 as the result of an auto accident in Littlestown. He was the husband of Patricia A. (Myers) Sponseller, his wife of 50 years.  Born December 25, 1945 in Hanover, he was the son of Carrie A. (Riley) Sponseller of Gettysburg and the late Guy V. Sponseller.  Burnell was the owner of Sponseller’s Egg Co. in Ha ...

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Frederick E. Krepps
03/01/1934 - 05/07/2015

Frederick E. Krepps, 81, of New Oxford, died Thursday, May 7, 2015 at his home. He was the husband of Margaret M. (Taylor) Krepps to whom he was married for 56 years. Born March 1, 1934 in McSherrystown, he was the son of the late Mark E. and Edn ...

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Brenda S. Kerchner
02/09/1944 - 05/06/2015

Brenda S. Kerchner, 71, of Hanover, passed away Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the York Hospital. She was the wife of William W. Kerchner to whom she was married for 27 years. Born February 9, 1944 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Francis (Doll) Stair of Hanover and the late Sterling Stair. Brenda was a 1962 graduate of Hanover High School. She previously worked at the former A & P Grocery St ...

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Edward L. "Jim" Trumpower
02/13/1931 - 04/30/2015

Edward L. “Jim” Trumpower, 84, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Homewood at Plum Creek in Hanover. He was the husband of Lois A. (McCusker) Trumpower, who died March 2, 2005. Born February 13, 1931 in Big Pool, MD, he was the son of Alonzo “Buck” and Fanny (Hull) Trumpower. Jim was retired from the Baltimore County Board of Ed ...

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Monica L. Long
05/04/1929 - 04/27/2015

Monica L. Long, 85, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care Monday, April 27, 2015 at her home, with her family by her side. She was the wife of Clarence E. “Barney” Long who died April 24, 2013. Born May 4, 1929 in McSherry ...

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Ralph E. Balzanna Sr.
09/29/1942 - 04/23/2015

Ralph E. Balzanna Sr., 72, of Hanover, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the companion of Sherry Livelsberger.  Born September 29, 1942 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Samuel W. and Ida (Bend ...

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Mary Agnes Stonesifer
09/26/1924 - 04/21/2015

Mary Agnes Stonesifer, 90, of Hanover, met Jesus face to face on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at her home. She was the wife of Charles E. Stonesifer who died June 12, 1974. Born September 26, 1924 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Earl J. and Violet V ...

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Mary Jane Zepp
11/13/1938 - 04/15/2015

Mary Jane Zepp, 76, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully April 15, 2015 at her home in San Diego, California. She was the wife of the late Claude J. Zepp Jr. who recently passed away on October 28, 2014. Born November 13, 1938 she was the daughter of the late Earl R. and Nadine (Wagner) Yingling of Littlestown. Mary Jane was a 1956 graduate of New Oxford High School; she was a homemaker ...

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Raymond J. Etzler Jr.
08/22/1949 - 04/15/2015

Raymond J. Etzler Jr., 65, of Hanover, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at the Hanover Hospital.  Born August 22, 1949 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Raymond J. Etzler Sr. and Rose E. (Hartlaub) Etzler.  Ray w ...

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Gary L. Curry
02/19/1961 - 04/13/2015

 

Gary L. Curry, 54, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Monday, April 13, 2015, at the York Hospital.  Born February 19, 1961 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Vergie P. (Markle) Curry.  Gary was a member ...

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Richard J. "Dick" Smith
11/15/1932 - 04/03/2015

Richard J. “Dick” Smith, 82, of McSherrystown, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015 at the York Hospital. He was the husband of Manuela P. (Lewis) Smith, his wife of 62 years. Born November 15, 1932 in Hanover, he was the son of Bernard G. ...

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Miriam C. "Teenie" Long
03/29/1938 - 03/31/2015

Miriam C. “Teenie” Long, 77, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was the wife of Jerome F. Long who died July 10, 2006. Born March ...

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Marjorie I. Hardy
06/02/1954 - 03/30/2015

Marjorie I. Hardy, 60, of Hanover, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Gettysburg Hospital, with her loving family by her side. She was the wife of Steven E. Hardy Sr., who died January 26, 2015. Born June 2, 1954 in Carlisle, she was the ...

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David F. Jones
01/20/1933 - 03/25/2015

David F. Jones, 82, of New Oxford, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Susquehanna Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Columbia. He was the husband of Sandra L. (Huffman) Jones, his wife of 51 years.  Born January 20, 1933 in Des Moines, Iowa, he was the son of the late David E. Jones and Cecil (Anderson) Jones Neal. David was a retired roofing estimator at Sears ...

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Carolyn L. Krichten
10/11/1946 - 03/21/2015

Carolyn L. Krichten, 68, of McSherrystown, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Brethren Home Community in New Oxford. She was the wife of Arthur R. “Pee Wee” Krichten, who died May 25, 2005.  Born October 11, 1946 in Baltimore, MD., she was the daughter of the late William L. and Kathryn E. (Myers) Varnell.  Carolyn was a 1964 graduate of North Carroll Hi ...

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Arlene M. Rickrode
07/20/1915 - 03/11/2015

Arlene M. Rickrode, 99, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center.  She was the wife of Robert H. Rickrode who died July 7, 1995.  Born July 20, 1915 in Philadelph ...

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Charles E. Woodall
04/09/1944 - 03/04/2015

Charles E. Woodall, 70, of Hanover, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at Genesis Healthcare Gettysburg Center. He was the husband of Linda (Leonard) Woodall of Hanover.Born April 9, 1944 in Paw Paw Lake, MI, he was the son of Bessie Mae (Lebow) Wooda ...

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Sherry L. Amig
07/03/1967 - 02/26/2015

Sherry L. Amig, 47, of New Oxford, entered into God’s eternal care on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at her home with her family by her side. She was the wife of Scott B. Amig to whom she was married 12 years.Born July 3, 1967 in Hanover, she was t ...

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James B. Myers
02/21/1925 - 02/22/2015

James B. Myers, 90, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Sunday, February 22, 2015 at his home with his family by his side. He was the husband of Helena A. “Dot” (Noel) Myers who passed away June 30, 2004.Born February 21, 1925 ...

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Doris L. Sneeringer
01/10/1931 - 02/20/2015

Doris L. Sneeringer, 84, of Reisterstown, MD, passed away Friday, February 20, 2015 at Gilchrist Center in Towson, MD. Born January 10, 1931 in Edgegrove, she was the daughter of the late John L. and Marie G. (Livelsberger) Sneeringer. Doris retired from the Federal Government as a Medical/Surgical Nurse. She was a graduate of Delone Catholic High School in McSherrystown and a 1952 graduat ...

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Wayne F. Herrell
07/18/1949 - 02/14/2015

Wayne F. HerrellWayne F. “Whitey” Herrell, 65, of Hanover, passed away peacefully, Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Hanover Hospital. Born July 18, 1949 in York, he was the son of the late George and Rita G. (Groft) Herrell. Whitey was a 196 ...

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Thomas J. Hufnagle Jr.
04/24/1943 - 02/12/2015
Thomas J. Hufnagle Jr., 71, of Hanover, passed away with his family by his side on Thursday, February 12, 2015, at his home. He was the husband of Eileen M. (Staub) Hufnagle who died July 20, 2005. Born April 24, 1943 in Hanover he was the son of Margaret “Jo” (Rose) Hufnagle of Hanover and the late Thomas J. Hufnagle Sr. Tom was the owner and operator of Hotel Hanover for many years, where h ...

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George B. Groft
06/12/1932 - 02/11/2015

George B. Groft, 82, of Hanover, passed away Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at Hershey Medical Center.  He was the husband of Margaret G. (Smith) Groft who passed away November 24, 2003.Born June 12, 1932 in Adams County, he was the son of the late William and Mildred (Long) Groft.George was the founder and owner of G.B. Groft Excavating Inc. George proudly served in the US Army during the K ...

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Daniel J. Olinger
05/30/1940 - 02/11/2015
Daniel J. Olinger, 74, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at the York Hospital. He was the husband of Darlene A. (Orndorff) Olinger who recently passed away on December 5, 2014. Born May 30, 1940 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Edward B. and Margaret M. (Hawn) Olinger. Dan was retired from Wampler/Longacre in New Oxford. He was a member of St. ...

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Walter J. Kachele
07/03/1933 - 02/07/2015
Walter J. Kachele, 81, of Hanover, passed away on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy. He was the husband of Estella (Carrasco) Kachele who died September 2, 2013. Born July 3, 1933 in Altoona he was the son of the late Reinhold and Louise (Artinger) Kachele. Walt retired from SKF USA Inc. He served proudly in the United States Marines during the Korean Con ...

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Vernon J. Sponseller
04/24/1935 - 02/03/2015
Vernon J. Sponseller, 79, of Hanover, passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. He was the husband of Elaine M. (Slagle) Sponseller to whom he was married 56 years. Born April 24, 1935 in Biglerville, he was the son of the late John H. and Anna Mae (Cole) Sponseller. Vernon retired from the Hanover Boro Police Department after 34 years of service. ...

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Harold B. Bollinger
11/27/1923 - 02/01/2015
Harold B. “Sam” Bollinger, 91, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Sunday, February 1, 2015, at the Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Dorothy G. (Stonesifer) Bollinger who died September 15, 1975. Born November 27, 1923 in Hanover he was the son of the late Charles and Cecilia (King) Bollinger and was raised by Mervin “Pappy” and Romaine “Nanny” Bollinger. Sam was a pre ...

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William B. Staub
06/28/1932 - 01/31/2015
William B. “Wheaties” Staub, 82, of Hanover, passed away Saturday, January 31, 2015 at his home. He was the husband of Barbara E. (Conrad) Staub to whom he was married 54 years. Born June 28, 1932 in McSherrystown, he was the son of the late Ignatius M. and Jennie M. (Bair) Staub. Wheaties retired from Bethlehem Mines Co. after 27 years of service. He was a 1950 graduate of Delone Catholic Hig ...

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Dixie S. Jack
03/08/1949 - 01/22/2015
Dixie Selen Jack, 65, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Thursday, January 22, 2015 at the Hanover Hospital. Born March 8, 1949 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Helen (Grove) Gouker. Dixie graduated from Lakewood High School, OH. She retired from R.H. Sheppard Co. in Hanover where she was employed for over 20 years. She was a member of the Hanover Home Ass ...

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H. Allen "Louie" Meckley
10/12/1948 - 01/17/2015
H. Allen “Louie” Meckley, 66, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday January 17, 2015. He was the adoring husband of Amanda L. (Groft) Meckley, his wife and best friend of 37 years. Allen was born on October 12, 1948, in Hanover, the son of the late David S. and J. Maxine (Hamme) Meckley. Fun loving and an avid adventurer, Allen found his greatest joy in the outdoors ...

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Gloria G. Miller
08/25/1926 - 01/16/2015
Gloria G. Miller, 88, of Hanover, passed away Friday, January 16, 2015 at the Brethren Home Community in New Oxford. She was the wife of Elmer H. Miller Jr. to whom she was married 67 years. Born August 25, 1926 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Hester (Chase) Garrett. Gloria was an Independent Sales Contractor and worked for many years with Dutchmaid Clothing. She was ...

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Raymond H. Feeser
11/08/1921 - 01/13/2015
Raymond H. Feeser, 93, of Hanover passed away Tuesday, January 13, 2015. He was the husband of Patricia R. (Timmins) Feeser to whom he was married 45 years. Born November 8, 1921 in Carroll County, MD, he was the son the late Mervin W. and Nellie (Harner) Feeser. Raymond was a truck driver most of his life. He was a life member of the McSherrystown Home Assoc., Littlestown Fraternal Ord ...

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Irl A. "Zed" Smith
06/15/1927 - 01/12/2015
Irl A. “Zed” Smith, 87, of Hanover passed away peacefully Monday, January 12, 2015 at his home. He was the husband of Sharon M. (Rudasill) Smith. Born June 15, 1927 in McSherrystown, he was the son of the late C. Fred and E. Regina (Krichten) Smith. Zed was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church, McSherrystown and a life member of the McSherrystown Knights of Columbus and New Oxford Soc ...

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Fay A. Staub
07/21/1963 - 01/02/2015
Fay A. Staub, 51, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Friday, January 2, 2015 at her home. She was the wife of Steve A. Staub to whom she was married 8 years. Born July 21, 1963 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Merle L. and Aliene (Thoman) McMaster. Fay was employed at Snyder’s of Hanover for the past 27 years. She was a graduate of Hanover High School and a member of ...

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George H. Brown
02/02/1922 - 01/01/2015
George H. Brown, 92, of Hanover, passed away peacefully Thursday, January 1, 2015 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. He was the husband of Nellie Ann (Davis) Brown who died February 17, 2004. Born February 2, 1922 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Harry L. and Bertha S. (Shue) Brown. George was retired from B.C. Schuchart as a truck driver and was a member of St. David’s UCC for 77 years ...

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Holly A. Bouthner
11/30/1977 - 12/29/2014
Holly A. Bouthner, 37, of Spring Grove, passed away, Monday, December 29, 2014 in Baltimore. She was the wife of Troy H. Bouthner to whom she was married 13 years. Born November 30, 1977 in Baltimore, she was the daughter of James L. Fogle Sr. and Nancy M. (Kirk) Fogle. Holly enjoyed crafting, always reaching out to help others and especially spending time with family and friends. Surviv ...

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Avamariea Grimes
01/31/1961 - 12/29/2014
Avamariea C. Grimes, 53, of Hanover entered into God’s eternal care Monday, December 29, 2014 at the Hanover Hospital. Born January 31, 1961 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Yvonne F. (Miller) Grimes and the wife of the late Anthony J. Jury. Ava was a 1979 graduate of Delone Catholic High School of McSherrystown as well as a graduate from the Peg Horn Beauty School ...

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Robert A. Shrader
11/21/1964 - 12/19/2014
Robert A. “Rob” Shrader, 50, of New Oxford entered into God’s eternal care Friday, December 19, 2014 at his home following a brief battle with cancer. Born November 21, 1964 in Hanover, he was the son of Anita L. (Groft) Shrader of McSherrystown and the late Gerald F. Shrader. Rob worked many years in the concrete construction industry. He was a 1983 graduate of Delone Catholic High Schoo ...

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Renee A. Clowney
11/16/1994 - 12/14/2014
Renee Alexandra Clowney, 20, of Gettysburg, entered into Gods eternal care on Sunday, December 14, 2014, as a result of a vehicle accident south of Gettysburg. Born November 16, 1994, in Hanover, Pa., she was the daughter of John M. and Peggy C. (Murren) Clowney of Gettysburg. She was a 2013 graduate of Gettysburg Area High School, where she was a member of the Battlefield Chapter of Fut ...

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Robert A. Groft
08/23/1935 - 12/11/2014
Robert A. Groft, 79, of Hanover, passed away, Thursday, December 11, 2014 at the Hanover Hospital. Born August 23, 1935 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Robert and Marie (Little) Groft. Bob was employed by various grocery stores in the area for many years, and then for the past 40 years he was a self-employed janitorial salesman. He was a 1954 graduate of Delone Catholic High School i ...

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Amy L. Thomas
07/03/1980 - 12/09/2014
Amy L. Thomas, 34, of Bryn Mawr, PA, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, December 9, 2014. She was the wife of John A. “Andy” Maynard. Born July 3, 1980 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Thomas and Rose (Thomas) Kerns of McSherrystown. Amy was a 1998 graduate of New Oxford High School where she was involved with the Environmental Club. She was a 2003 graduate of Ursinus College wh ...

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Theresa G. Overbaugh
11/07/1925 - 12/07/2014
Theresa G. Overbaugh, 89, of New Oxford died peacefully Sunday, December 7, 2014 at her home. She was the wife of Clair S. “Zeke” Overbaugh, who died December 1985. Born November 7, 1925 in Adams County, she was the daughter of Elmer J. and Grace M. (Sadler) Smith. Theresa was retired from Madison Square Furniture Co. in Hanover. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church i ...

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Darlene A. Olinger
08/07/1939 - 12/05/2014
Darlene A. Olinger, 75, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Friday, December 5, 2014 at her home with her family by her side. She was the wife of Daniel J. Olinger to whom she was married 55 years. Born August 7, 1939 in Bonneauville, she was the daughter of Anna R. (Chrismer) Orndorff of Gettysburg and the late Earl Orndorff. Darlene was retired from Utz Quality Foods, Hanove ...

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Cody Alan Laughman
02/09/1993 - 11/25/2014
Cody Alan Laughman, 21, of Hanover, entered into God’s Kingdom on Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Born February 9, 1993 in Hanover, He was the son of Vickie (Kuykendall) Noel and step father Bill Noel, as well as the brother of his twin sister LaChelle Laughman, both born on February 9, 1993. Cody was preceded in death by his father Bart Laughman. Cody attended South Western High School and g ...

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Donald C. Smith
06/16/1934 - 11/25/2014
Donald C. “Dud” Smith, 80, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at the York Hospital. He was the husband of Mary Lou (Miller) Smith to whom he was married 57 years. Born June 16, 1934 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Richard and Regina (Lawrence) Smith. Dud retired from Caterpillar in York after 31 years of service. He was a member of St. Anne’s Byzantine ...

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Mary R. Bollinger-Worley
03/04/1921 - 11/23/2014
Mary R. Bollinger-Worley, 93, of New Oxford, entered into God’s eternal care on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at Transitions Healthcare Gettysburg. She was the wife of Richard O. Bollinger who died July 7, 1972 and Edgar C. B. Worley who died April 23, 2005. Born March 4, 1921 in Menomonie, Wisconsin, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Inez (Moore) Duffy. Mary worked at the Gettysbu ...

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Margaret E. Lenhart
10/29/1926 - 11/22/2014
Margaret E. “Maggie” Lenhart, 88, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Saturday, November 22, 2014 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. She was the wife of Guy L. Lenhart who died March 28, 2011. Born October 29, 1926 in Garrett, she was the daughter of the late Hiram and Margaret (Mimmie) Flowers. Margaret was retired from R. G. Miller in Hanover. She was a member of Old Paths Baptist C ...

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Benedict J. Lawrence
11/10/1953 - 11/21/2014
Benedict J. Lawrence, 61, of Hanover, transcended into the next realm, Friday, November 21, 2014 at his home in the arms of his loving wife. He was the husband of Jacqueline L. (Smith) Lawrence to whom he was married 40 years. Born November 10, 1953 in Hanover, he was the son of Elizabeth R. (Smith) Lawrence of McSherrystown and the late James A. Lawrence Sr. Ben was employed by R. H. Shep ...

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Mary M. Hufnagel
06/07/1929 - 11/20/2014
Mary M. Hufnagel, 85, of Hanover, passed away Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Columbia Cottage in Hanover. She was the wife of Peter T. Hufnagel, who died October 28, 2011 to whom she shared 57 years of marriage. Born June 7, 1929 in New Chester, she was the daughter of the late Luther H. and Maggie N. (Shanebrook) Decker. Mary attended the Pines School in New Chester. She enjoyed spendin ...

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Jean M. Bunty
07/30/1926 - 11/14/2014
Jean M. Bunty, 88, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care Friday, November 14, 2014 at the Brethren Home Community in New Oxford. She was the wife of William L. Bunty, who died February 3, 2001. Born July 30, 1926 in McSherrystown, she was the daughter of the late Roy G. and Florence G. (Strasbaugh) Miller. Jean was a 1944 graduate of Delone Catholic High School in McSherrystow ...

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Anthony F. Slagle
06/20/1950 - 11/13/2014
Anthony F. Slagle, 64, of Hanover, passed away Thursday, November 13, 2014 at his home. He was the husband of Dorothy G. (Crites) Slagle to whom he was married 35 years. Born June 20, 1950 in Hanover, he was the son of the late James R. and Gertrude A. (Timmins) Slagle. Tony was retired from Glatfelter Paper Company, Spring Grove and most recently spent his time volunteering at Lutheran So ...

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Jean E. Morse
07/24/1934 - 11/10/2014
Jean E. Morse, 80, formerly of Hanover, passed away Monday, November 10, 2014 at Quincy Village in Waynesboro. Born July 24, 1934 in East Berlin, she was the daughter of the late Glenn V. and Gladys E. (Trostle) Rinehart. Jean was retired from The Brethren Home, New Oxford as a nurse’s aide. She was a graduate of East Berlin High School and was a former member of Salem-Guldens Unite ...

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John P. LaLota
09/30/1929 - 11/04/2014
John Philip LaLota, 85, entered into God’s eternal care on November 4, 2014, after a long bout with cancer. He was a first generation Italian-American, born September 30, 1929 in Astoria, New York, he was the son of Joseph and Maria (Intoci) LaLota, and lived in Queens and on Long Island, New York, and in South Central Pennsylvania. John is survived by Jean T. (Palacino) LaLota, his wife of si ...

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Claude J. Zepp Jr.
12/19/1937 - 10/28/2014
Claude J. “Sonny” Zepp Jr., 76, passed away October 28, 2014 surrounded by his family in San Diego, CA. He was the husband of Mary Jane (Yingling), Zepp to whom he was married 44 years. Born December 19, 1937, in Hanover, he was the son of the late Claude and Ruth (Becker) Zepp. Sonny was a 1955 graduate of Delone Catholic High School, McSherrystown and was a long time member of St. Vi ...

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Charles G. "Herb" Horwedel
08/02/1938 - 10/23/2014
Charles G. “Herb” Horwedel, 76, of Brushtown passed away on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. He was the husband of Joyce A. (Trimmer) Horwedel to whom he was married 56 years. Born August 2, 1938 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Charles E. and Mildred (Willet) Horwedel. Herb was retired from Thomasville Stone and Lime Company after 44 years of service. He w ...

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Barry W. Bower
10/26/1932 - 10/22/2014
Barry W. Bower, 81, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care, Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was the husband of Suzanne M. (Del Barto) Bower of Hanover. Born October 26, 1932 in Batavia, NY, he was the son of the late Roland H. and Vivian (Chapman) Bower. Barry was retired from Scott Foresman Company in New Jersey after working there many yea ...

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Yvonne E. Little
12/16/1949 - 10/19/2014
Yvonne E. Little, 64, of New Oxford, entered into God’s eternal care, Sunday October 19, 2014 at her home. Born December 16, 1949 in Hanover, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Jean Little. From the time she was a baby Yvonne was raised with the help of Jeune L. Shanebrook who recently passed away. Yvonne had been employed with Gerard Daniel Worldwide in Hanover for 26 years. She w ...

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Jordan K. Rang
12/11/1991 - 10/13/2014
Jordan K. Rang, 22, of East Berlin, passed away, Monday October 13, 2014. Born December 11, 1991 in Clearfield, he was the son of Craig P. and Georgia K. (Welder) Rang of East Berlin. Jordan was a 2010 graduate of Bermudian Springs High School and was employed at R. H. Sheppard Co. as a lab tech. He was an avid Baltimore Orioles and Pittsburg Steelers fan and enjoyed spending time with his ...

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Marguerite L. Lafferty
09/14/1922 - 08/05/2014
Marguerite L. Lafferty, 91, of McSherrystown, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at her home where she spent her whole life, from birth to death. She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence L. “Jack” Lafferty who passed away recently on June 3, 2014. Born September 14, 1922 in McSherrystown, She was the daughter of the late Henry and Elsa (Pebbler) Hemler. Marguerite w ...

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Falon T. Scott
09/01/1985 - 08/04/2014
Falon T. Scott, 28, of McSherrystown passed away Monday, August 4, 2014, at her home. Born September 1, 1985 in Gettysburg, she was the daughter of George M. and Laurie B. (Good) Scott of McSherrystown. Falon was a 2004 graduate of New Oxford High School and a graduate of Millersville University. She was a member of the Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority. She enjoyed spending time with family an ...

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Kenneth J. Glaeser
03/09/1958 - 07/25/2014
Kenneth J. Glaeser, 56, of Littlestown passed away peacefully Friday, July 25, 2014, at his home. He was the husband of Twyla M. (Furgison) Glaeser who died June 13, 2006. Born March 9, 1958 in Cleveland, Ohio, he was the son of Annamae (Onuska) Glaeser of Brunswick, OH and the late Leroy Glaeser. Kenny was currently employed at PAC Industries, Harrisburg. He was an avid biker, a member ...

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Francis J. Baker
03/22/1928 - 07/23/2014
Francis Joseph Baker, 86, of McSherrystown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 after struggling with a recurrence of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He was the husband of 56 years to Mary Gloria (Small) Baker, who he married on November 9, 1957. Born March 22, 1928 in Hanover, he was the son of the late James and Frances (Hemler) Baker. Frank graduated from Delone Catholic High School ...

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Lisa D. Becker
08/12/1961 - 07/21/2014
Lisa D. Becker, 52, of Hanover entered into God’s eternal care Monday, July 21, 2014, at Homewood at Plum Creek in Hanover. She was the wife of David E. Becker for 27 years. Born August 12, 1961 in Hagerstown, MD, she was the daughter of Betty (Fry) McDaniel of Westminster, MD and the late Jacob McDaniel. She was the daughter-in-law of Donald E. and Jean Becker of Hanover. Lisa was employed ...

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Rosie A. Garvick - Hershey
10/31/1924 - 07/18/2014
Rosie A. Garvick Hershey, 89, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Friday, July 18, 2014 at The Lutheran Village at Utz Terrace, Hanover. She was the wife of the late George W. Garvick who died August 1963 and Kenneth Hershey who died April 2014. Born October 31, 1924 in Edgegrove, she was the daughter of the late Augustus and Rosa A. (Weaver) Strausbaugh. Rosie was a member of An ...

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Stacey M. Klinedinst
01/13/1975 - 07/11/2014
Stacey Marie (Leonard) Klinedinst, 39, of Hanover, passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at Manor Care South in York. Born January 13, 1975 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Richard A. and Linda R. (Keeney) Leonard of Hanover. Stacey was a 1993 graduate of Delone Catholic High School in McSherrystown and was employed with Hanover Foods Corp. for over 13 years. Surviving in addition to her ...

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Rose M. Sheely
01/04/1925 - 07/05/2014
Rose M. Sheely, 89, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Hanover Hall Nursing Center. Born January 4, 1925 in McSherrystown, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Helen (Lawrence) Sheely. Rose was retired from Sylvania Manufacturing Co. in McSherrystown with over 30 years of service. She was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church in McSherrysto ...

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C. Roseanne Baublitz
10/25/1941 - 06/28/2014
C. Roseanne Baublitz, 72, of Hanover passed away Saturday, June 28, 2014, at the York Hospital as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident on June 5. She was the wife of H. Edward Baublitz to whom they shared 52 years of marriage. Born October 25, 1941 in McSherrystown, she was the daughter of William J. and Cecilia C. (Livelsberger) Keffer. Roseanne was a member of St. Joseph Cat ...

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Judith A. Walter
02/24/1953 - 06/19/2014
Judith A. Walter, 61, of New Oxford, peacefully entered into God’s eternal care Thursday, June 19, 2014, with her family by her side. She was the wife of Steven H. Walter to whom they shared 42 years of marriage. Born February 24, 1953 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Charles and Leona (Gross) Klunk. Judy was a member of Sacred Heart Basilica, Hanover and was a 1971 graduate of Delone C ...

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Betty L. Smith
06/11/1933 - 06/17/2014
Betty L. Smith, 81, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at her home with her family by her side. Born June 11, 1933 in Bonneauville, she was the daughter of Bernard J. and Mellie N. (Wheekly) Myers. Betty was retired from Sylvania Shoe Manufacturing Co. She was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church and AARP Chapter 2812. She was the loving mot ...

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Annabelle M. Groft
03/03/1921 - 06/15/2014
Annabelle M. Groft, 93, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Transitions Health Care, Gettysburg. She was the wife of Francis A. Groft who died May 26, 1984. Born March 3, 1921 in Hoffmanville, MD, she was the daughter of the late Emory and Ruby (Buell) Matthews. Annabelle retired from Smith Cigar Factory and previously worked in the Hanover Centennia ...

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Mason Patrick Brady
07/03/1991 - 06/14/2014
Mason Patrick Brady, 22, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at York Hospital as a result of an auto accident. Born July 3, 1991 in Hanover, he was the son of Randy A. and Lisa M. (Sneeringer) Brady of Hanover. He was the owner/operator of Mason Brady Excavating in Hanover. Mason was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hanover and a member of several ...

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Joseph R. Altland
07/19/1958 - 06/10/2014
Joseph R. Altland, 55, of Hanover, died Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at the York Hospital. Born July 19, 1958 in Gettysburg, he was the son of the late Edward J. and Julia A. (Wetzel) Altland. Joe was employed at Hanover Foods Corp for over 35 years. He was a 1976 graduate of Delone Catholic High School, McSherrystown, a member of Annunciation Catholic Church, McSherrystown and the McSherrystow ...

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Isaiah Anthony Richard Noel
06/06/2014 - 06/06/2014
Isaiah Anthony Richard Noel, infant son of Chad F. and Amber E. (Reese) Noel of Hanover, was born Friday, June 6, 2014 at the York Hospital and was placed into God’s loving arms later that evening. Surviving in addition to his parents are three siblings, Ryder, Gianna and Jackson Noel; maternal grandparents, Richard and Lou Ann Reese of Hanover; paternal grandmother, Dianne Noel of Hanover; a ...

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William T. Mummert
12/17/1917 - 06/03/2014
William T. Mummert, 96, of Hanover, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at the Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Kathleen E. (Klunk) Mummert who died April 24, 2007. Born December 17, 1917 in Hanover, he was the son of Mertis and Earlie (Houck) Mummert. Bill was retired from Diller Wierman Inc. after 35 years of service. He was a 1935 graduate of Hanover High School, a l ...

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Clarence L. Lafferty
06/26/1921 - 06/03/2014
Clarence L. “Jack” Lafferty, 92, of McSherrystown, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Marguerite L. “Peg” (Hemler) Lafferty to whom he was married 68 years. Born June 26, 1921 in Dover, he was the son of the late Grace E. (Lochbaum) Lafferty. Jack was a retired plumber from H.N. Bange Co, Hanover. He proudly s ...

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Dollie F. Neiderer
02/11/1931 - 05/27/2014
Dollie F. Neiderer, 83, of Hanover, passed away, Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Homewood at Plum Creek in Hanover. She was the wife of Donald J. Neiderer, who died January 5, 2001. Born February 11, 1931 in York, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Mollie (Sterner) Jacobs. Dollie was a graduate of Hanover High School and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Hanover. Surviving is ...

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Kelly A. Myers
03/08/1977 - 05/25/2014
Kelly A. Myers, 37, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Sunday, May 25, 2014, at her home with her family by her side. Born March 8, 1977 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Perry R. and Jane E. (Neiderer) Myers of Hanover. Kelly was employed with the Hanover Hospital. She was a 1995 graduate of New Oxford High School, was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church, McSherrystown, ...

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Regina M. "Jean" Orndorff
01/27/1958 - 05/16/2014
Regina M. “Jean” Orndorff, 56, of Hanover, passed away peacefully Friday, May 16, 2014, at her home, following a courageous three year battle with ovarian cancer. She was the wife of Ronald F. Orndorff for 34 years. Born January 27, 1958 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Anna L. (Groft) Sentz of McSherrystown and the late Guy R. Sentz. Jean was employed with the Hanover Hospital. She w ...

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Terrance L. "Terry" Elder
11/19/1936 - 05/15/2014
Terrance L. “Terry” Elder, 77, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care peacefully, Thursday, May 15, 2014 at his home. He was the husband of Loretta “Peg” Bennett-Elder for 20 years. Born November 19, 1936 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Lavere and Naomi (Kaehler) Elder. Terry was a brick and stone mason all his life, and retired from Lawver Masonry Co. He was a member of the BPOE ...

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Grace E. Topper
04/18/1928 - 05/11/2014
Grace E. Topper, 86, of New Oxford, entered into God’s eternal care, Sunday, May 11, 2014 at her home, surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Donald F. Yealy and Rosville C. “Ross” Topper Jr. who died February 1, 2014. Born April 18, 1928 in New Oxford, she was the daughter of the late Edward S. and Luella (Hoffman) Dennis. Grace retired from NOPCO in New Oxford. She was a m ...

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William C. "Billy" Bortner
04/06/1928 - 05/05/2014
William C. “Billy” Bortner, 86, of Hanover, passed away Monday, May 5, 2014, at Golden Living Center in Gettysburg. He was the longtime companion of Bernice P. Becker of Hanover. Born April 6, 1928, in Hanover, he was the son of the late Melvin and Miriam (Sterner) Bortner. Billy was retired from Liberty Nissan in Hanover and was a former member of the Hanover Moose. Surviving in addit ...

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Robert B. Hickey III
11/09/1985 - 04/26/2014
Robert B. “Bobby” Hickey III, 28, of Hanover, passed away at home, Saturday, April 26, 2014. He was the husband of Acacia G. (Canby) Hickey. Born November 9, 1985, in Frederick, MD, he was the son of Robert B. Hickey Jr. of Gerrardstown, W. VA. and E. Jeanenne Boyer of Abbottstown. Bobby was employed with Orgill Products in West Virginia where he was a truck driver. He was a 2003 graduate ...

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William H Hilbert
05/05/1931 - 04/23/2014
William H. Hilbert, 82, of Hanover, passed away suddenly Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at his home. He was the husband of Wilma J. (Howard) Hilbert, his wife of 60 years. Born May 5, 1931 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Harvey W. and Marie I. (Lawrence) Hilbert. Bill was a 1949 graduate of Eichelberger High School. He retired from the U. S. Air Force and then was employed with Miller Hano ...

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Paul E. Topper
02/15/1935 - 04/18/2014
Paul E. “Gene” Topper, 79, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Friday, April 18, 2014 at Hershey Medical Center. Born February 15, 1935 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Paul W. and Alice A. (Orendorff) Topper. Paul was a member of Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown and the McSherrystown Senior Center. Surviving are two sisters; Mary Alice Forbes an ...

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Robert J. Noel
10/27/1939 - 04/18/2014
Robert J. Noel, 74, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care Friday, April 18, 2014 at Hanover Hospital. He was the husband of Sonia M. (Klinedinst) Noel who died October 31, 2000. Born October 27, 1939 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Melvin P. and Jessie G. (Hamilton) Noel. Bob was retired from Conewago Contractors with over 40 years of service. He was a member of the McSherrysto ...

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Elaine S. Murren
07/04/1946 - 04/13/2014
Elaine S. Murren, 67, of McSherrystown, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, at the Brethren Home Community in New Oxford where she was a resident for 6 years. Her death followed a courageous 17 year battle with dementia. Born July 4, 1946 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Amy M. (Moore) Sherdel of McSherrystown and the late William J. Sherdel. Elaine was a 1964 graduate of Delone Catho ...

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Mark E. Stock
12/27/1935 - 04/10/2014

Mark E. Stock Jr., 78, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care Thursday, April 10, 2014 at The Brethren Home Community, New Oxford. He was the husband of Sylvia A. (Smith) Stock to whom he was married 54 years. Born December 27, 1935 in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Mark E. Stock Sr. and Anna (Dillon) Stock. Mark was retired from Adams County as the Director of Vetera ...

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