Dale V. Sponseller
07/28/1942 - 08/11/2017
Dale V. Sponseller, 75, of New Oxford, passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017, at his home with his family by his side. He was the companion of 25 years with Linda Gribble. Born July 28, 1942 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Guy V. and Carrie A. (Riley) Sponseller. Dale was a retired from R. H. Sheppard Co. in Hanover and also owned and operated D & L Treasures Antique Shop in New Oxford. He was a member of First Lutheran Church in New Oxford, Hanover Eagles, New Oxford Social Club, McSherrystown Moose, McSherrystown Fish & Game Assoc., and the Rock Run Hunting Club. Dale enjoyed hunting, fishing, antiques, and especially spending time with family and friends. Surviving in addition to his companion are four children, Wendy Sponseller of New Oxford, Kristi Laughman and husband Chad of MD, Steve Sponseller of New Oxford and Michael Sponseller of MD; four step-children, Laura Reichert and husband Robert, Richard Flickinger and wife Joy, George Flickinger Jr. and Steven Flickinger and wife Amy; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; five siblings, Linda McCowen of Hanover, Larry Sponseller and Tammy Noel both of Abbottstown, Sally Staub of New Oxford and Becky Tracey of Littlestown. He was preceded in death by a brother, Burnell Sponseller. A visitation will be held 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Ave. McSherrystown. The funeral service and burial will be held privately. Contributions in memory of Dale may be made to WellSpan Adams Cancer Center, 40 V Twin Drive, Gettysburg, PA 17325.
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Posted at:08/15/2017 12:12 pm
Michael and Kellie Longo - firstname.lastname@example.org
A wonderful, gentle soul, Dale was liked by everyone! He will always be remembered and missed!