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Allan R. Ziegler, 59

December 16, 2013

Allan R. Ziegler, 59 of Lancaster passed away unexpectedly on Monday, December 16, 2013 at LGH. Born in Rochester, NY he is the son of Edward Ziegler and the late Geraldine (Himes) Ziegler. He was married to Nadinne (Eby) Ziegler with whom he shared 10 years of marriage.
Allan graduated Magna Cum Laude from Drexel University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and worked for the university for many years in various jobs. He went onto work for the First Presbyterian Church of Lancaster for over 12 years serving as their Business Administrator. Allan was a member of the National Association of Church Business Administrators for many years. He was very good with computers, enjoyed reading, music and riding motorcycles.
In addition to his loving wife Nadinne, he is survived by his stepmother, Lorraine (Fischer) Ziegler, of Willow St, a stepson, Steven Richard, of Lancaster, and a step-daughter, Tania Alissa, of Ephrata. Also surviving are 5 step siblings, Tracey Harber, wife of Bruce, Kelley Ross, wife of Daniel, Audrey Steinmetz, wife of Donald S., L. Thomas Martin, husband of Alison, and Denise Maharg, wife of Dale. He was preceded in death by a brother, David H. Ziegler.
A Service Celebrating Allan’s Life will be at 11AM on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at First Presbyterian Church, 140 E. Orange St, Lancaster, PA 17602 with Rev. Geoffrey S. Kohler, Rev. Donald W. Hackett and Rev. William P. Worley officiating. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Interment will be private in St. Joseph New Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Allan’s memory may be made to the First Presbyterian Church Piano Restoration Fund or the Pastor’s Discretionary Fund at the above address.

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Condolences to the Family

December 30, 2013

Dear Nadinne, 
  This note is tardy, but no less sincere. I really didn’t know where to send a card or I would have done so sooner. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy.  
   I was very surprised and sad to learn that Allan had passed.  I knew that he hadn’t been fully well in recent months, but I didn’t realize the seriousness of his condition.  I’ll miss seeing him here in my barber chair. I hope you can find some peace of mind in memories of happier times.  
Warm regards,
Dave Wagner
 

December 21, 2013

Dear Nadinne:
My prayers are with you.  I am so very sorry for your loss.  Your faith will emerge the darkness into light.    
Toni Tice
 

December 20, 2013

So sorry to read of your lose.  Mike has been gone for six months now.  Stay strong and remember the good times.  It does help a little.  Rely on your faith and family during this time of darkness.  Thinking of you.

December 19, 2013

Dear Nadinne,
We are very sorry about Allan.  We were shocked and sadden by his lose.  He was always a very pleasant man when he came into our office.  We know how much you will miss his presence in your life.  We hope you be strong and have the strength to carry on with your life.  Take care.
The Staff of West Lancaster Animal Hospital

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Saturday, December 21, 2013
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
First Presbyterian Church
140 E. Orange St.
Lancaster, PA 17602
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Saturday, December 21, 2013
11:00 AM
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140 E. Orange St.
Lancaster, PA 17602
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