Obituaries

The most recent obituaries are listed below in alphabetical order.

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Richard A. Bates, 91
Richard A. Bates, 91, of Brethren Village, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016. Born in Steubenville, OH he was the son of the late John L. and Frances (Poague) Bates. He was married to Margaret “Peggy” Bates for over 65 years.
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Alma L. (Herre) Brockhouse, 96
Alma L. (Herre) Brockhouse, 96, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, February 7, 2016 at Masonic Village. Born in Harrisburg on February 3, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Ludwig G. and Alma (Hamaker) Herre.
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MinhTam T. Chu, 75
MinhTam T. Chu, 75, of Mountville, passed away peacefully, on Thursday, February 4, 2016. Born in Vietnam, she was the daughter of the late Tuyet Chu and Khue T. Phan. She was the wife of Son K. Nguyen, with whom she celebrated 57 years of marriage.
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Nancy L. Deppe, 87
Nancy L. Deppe, 87, of Lititz, PA, passed away on February 8, 2016 at Luther Acres. Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Charles P. and Eva M. (Imhoff) Ringer. Nancy was the wife of the late Lawrence L. Deppe who passed away on April 3, 2014.
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T.E.D. Farenwald, 92
T.E.D. Farenwald, 92, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on February 6, 2016. He was the husband of Betty (Benson) Farenwald.
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Omaly Flores-Sandoval, 20
Omaly Flores-Sandoval, 20, of Lancaster went to be with the angels on February 6, 2016. Omaly was born December 2, 1995 in Cholula Puebla Mexico to mother Rosaura Sandoval-Castillo of Lancaster, and father Honorato Flores of Mexico.
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Ralph A. Gehring, 73
Ralph A. Gehring, 73, of Mountville, Companion of Helene M. Mowday of Pequea, died February 8, 2016.
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Robert S. Gibble, 79
Robert S. Gibble, 79, of Brethren Village, formerly of Rowena passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2016. He was the husband of Rose E. Gibble and the son of the late John and May (Shearer) Gibble.
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Nelson R. Gingrich, 60
Nelson R. Gingrich, 60, of Manheim, died Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy, following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer over a 4-1/2 yr. period. He was born to John Musser Gingrich of Woodcrest Villa and the late Blanche Kreider Gingrich. Nelson was the devoted husband of Yvonne Bomberger Gingrich for 37 years.
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Ralph H. Greenawalt III, 71
Ralph H. Greenawalt III, 71, of Lancaster, died suddenly Saturday, February 6, 2016 at his residence. Born in Lancaster, he was the husband of Claire (Ranck) Greenawalt of Lancaster, and the son of Ruth (Henne) Greenawalt of Mountville and the late Ralph H. Greenawalt, Jr.
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Olive G. “Ollie” Jennings, 95
Olive G. Jennings passed away peacefully on February 5, 2016. She was born on August 6, 1920, in Pittsburgh, PA, the fourth of five children born to Margaret A. (Dressel) and William A. Doench.
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Agnes H. Kelec
Agnes H. Kelec, of Lancaster, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Hamilton Arms. Agnes was born in Turtle Creek, PA in Allegheny County and was the daughter of the late Alex and C. Mary (Teti) Garrison.
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Merle D. Kilby, 82
Merle D. Kilby, 82, of Landis Homes, passed away on February 7, 2016. Born in Kennett Square, PA, he was the son of the late Ivan G. & Kathryn (Ulmer) Kilby. Merle was the husband of the late Joyce (Felker) Kilby who died October 2003.
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Dorothy A. Leahy, 87
Dorothy A. Leahy, 87, of Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community died February 4, 2016.
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Florence B. Lochel, 96
Florence B. Lochel, age 96, of Sarasota, FL, formerly of Willow Valley and Levittown, PA, passed quietly into the presence of the Lord on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, surrounded by family.
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Pastor Dennis E. Loose, 61
Pastor Dennis E. Loose, 61, of Lititz, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, suddenly of natural causes, on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Heart of Lancaster Hospital. Born in Harrisburg to June (Walters) Loose and the late James E. Loose, Dennis was the loving husband of Karen L. (Rowe) Loose.
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Jere G. Martin, II, 53
Jere G. Martin, II, 53, of Lititz, passed away at Lancaster General Hospital on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, following a lengthy illness. Born in Lancaster, Jere was the son of Jere G. and Helen F. (Swinehart) Martin, of Lititz.
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Noemi Rodriguez, 75
Noemi Rodriguez, 75, of Lititz, died Saturday, February 6, 2016, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center. She was born in Naguabo, Puerto Rico to the late Miguel and Eva (Marte) Lopez. Noemi was the loving wife of Miguel A. Rodriguez for 50 years.
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Joseph M. Rumberger, 88
Joseph M. Rumberger, 88, of Lancaster passed away Monday, February 8, 2016 at Conestoga View after a brief illness. Born in Shamokin, PA he was the son of the late John J. and Rita (Dugan) Rumberger. He was married to Mary Ann (Darrenkamp) Rumberger for over 24 years.
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Encarnacion Jose Sanchez, 93
Encarnacion Jose Sanchez, 93, of West Earl Township, PA, died at Lancashire Hall on Monday, February 2, 2016. He was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico. Jose was married to the late Mary Larue E. Schwanger Sanchez for over 50 years before her death in 2005.
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Ray “Toby” C. Sigman, 77
Ray “Toby” C. Sigman, 77, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016. He was the husband of Joan L. Brenner Sigman, with whom he celebrated 32 years of marriage this past July 1st. Born in Marticville, he was the son of the late Ray C. Sr. and Anna M. Erb Sigman.
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Anna E. Swartz, 92
On Friday, February 5, 2016 Anna E. Swartz, 92, of Lancaster, passed away at The Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lititz. Born in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of the late Henry B. and Mildred V. (Stober) Radle. She was married to the late William “Billy” Cox, Sr. and then the late Benjamin Swartz.
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Stephen Valentine Whiskeyman, 62
Stephen Valentine Whiskeyman, 62, of Lancaster, PA passed away on February 6, 2016 at Lancaster Regional Medical Center after a long battle with cancer. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Kenneth Whiskeyman & Fern (Kissinger) Kleinstuber.
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Francis “Frank” Wilson, 91
Francis “Frank” Wilson, 91, of Lititz, PA, and formerly of York, passed away peacefully at Hospice and Community Care in Mount Joy on February, 8, 2016. He was the husband of Wanda L. Piper Wilson, with whom he shared 69 years of marriage this past May 18th. Born in Memphis, TN, he was the son of the late Richard L. and Josie Ohlhausen Wilson.
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Robbye Winger, 89
Robbye Winger, 89, of Lititz, PA passed away Friday, February 5, 2016 at Moravian Manor. She was the wife of William C. Winger, Jr. to whom she was married for 70 years.
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