“Andy” Toth, 95, of Lancaster, PA, and formerly of Cleveland, OH,
escorted through the gates of Heaven on
November 24, 2011, at Lancaster Hospice Center. He was born in
Kisvárda, Hungary to the late András and Borbála Toth.
Andy is survived by his wife, Theresia, with whom 62nd
wedding anniversary was celebrated on November 26.
Theresia immigrated to the USA in 1951 after working for the US
Army in post-war Germany following service with the Hungarian Army
during WWII. He proudly served his country and was proud to be an
from the Ford Motor Company, Cleveland, OH, after 29 years.
hiking, gardening, home upgrades, ballroom dancing, family
vacations, bird-watching, playing bocce ball, and listening to
classical and Hungarian music. He sacrificed many of his personal
interests in favor of his family. Andy is remembered most of all
for his humor, his zest for life, for being a devoted and loving
husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
addition to his wife of 62 years, he will be lovingly missed by
daughter, Teri Sclafani with son-in law Dr. Alan Sclafani DPM of
Lancaster, and son, John, of Reno, NV.
known as "Nagypapa," Andy is also survived by three grandsons whom
he loved very much: Daniel, David and Adam. He also has a
granddaughter Mandi by marriage to David, and a great-grandson
Andrew born in September. Several nieces and nephews live in
Hungary and around the world. He was predeceased by brothers
Joseph and Mihaly, and sisters Erzsebet and Ilonka.
thanks the Patient and family Care staff of Hospice of Lancaster
County for becoming part of our family with the kind and
compassionate care during the last week of Andy’s life.
Memorial Service will be celebrated on Saturday, February 4, 2012,
at 11am in Ephrata Community Church, 70 Clay
School Road, Ephrata, PA 17522 Tel (717) 733-4071. Friends
will be received by his family following the service. A Mass in
Andy’s name will be celebrated February 5, 2012, at St. John
Neumann Catholic Church, 601 E. Delp Rd., Lancaster, PA 17601.
There are no funeral services as Andy chose cremation.
In lieu of
flowers, memorial contributions to Hospice of Lancaster County, PO
Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125 (
www.HospiceOfLancaster) in András’s memory are deeply
appreciated. To send an online condolence to the family, please
visit SnyderFuneralHome.com. Charles F. Snyder Jr Funeral Home &