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Conor Joel Zeiset, 26

November 13, 2016

Conor Joel Zeiset, 26, passed away peacefully, Sunday, November 13, 2016. Conor was born on June 8, 1990 in Ephrata, PA.
Conor is survived by his parents, Barbara and Lloyd Zeiset, step-mother, Karen Zeiset, three sisters, Amy Gordon (wife of Wesley Gordon), Pensacola, FL, Melissa Kreider (wife of Loren Kreider), Mount Joy, PA, Caitlin Zeiset (wife of Christopher Olshefski), Pittsburgh, PA, two brothers, Brendan Zeiset (husband of Shanna Zeiset), Ephrata, PA, Seth Zeiset, Philadelphia, PA, two step-sisters, Luree and Celine Miller, Pittsburgh, PA, two nieces, three nephews, maternal grandparents, Russell and Esther (Hertzler) Garber, Millersville, PA, paternal grandmother, Emma B. (Weaver) Zeiset, Denver, PA as well as his two housemates and the staff at his Community Services Group home in Columbia, PA.
Conor graduated from the IU13 program at Conestoga Valley high-school. He worked at Lighthouse Vocation Services and volunteered with Excentia. He attended Oasis Fellowship and LCBC and the Shepherd’s class at Calvary Church where his favorite thing was dancing, singing, and “air-guitaring” to worship music. He also enjoyed movies (shout out to Star Wars!), bowling, playing video games, UNO, eating out and attending Barnstomer’s games. He especially loved anything related to his superhero squad: The Hulk, Spiderman, Superman, and Batman.
His celebration of life service will be held at 3PM, Friday, November 18, 2016, at Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA. Friends will be received for a time of visitation from 1-2:30PM at the funeral home. In memory of Conor, please dress casually and wear your favorite superhero shirt. His family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be sent to Lighthouse Vocational Services, 144 Orlan Rd, New Holland, PA 17557.

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November 21, 2016

Dear Barb and Lloyd.  We are grieved to hear of Conor’s passing.  Our son Patrick knew Conor, having worked with him at Lighthouse, and misses him.  We pray that God’s peace will be with you and your family in this most sorrowful time.  Tim and Margaret Ryan, Ephrata

November 19, 2016

As Conor’s former Supports Coordinator, I was saddened to read that he left us so soon. I enjoyed my time with Conor and his family, and I will remember him in my prayers. Barry Bence, Winnipeg, Manitoba

November 18, 2016

I have many memories of Conor including never ending Barney and Annie and endless hours of UNO! and lately the odd Barnstormers game,  I will miss him.love and prayers for all of you, Ronnie

November 17, 2016

As a neighbor we got to watch Connor grow up and watched him enjoy shooting basketball. He always seemed to be happy. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family.
 
Joy and John Waltman
 

November 17, 2016

I was following news on Conner and am sorry for your loss!

November 16, 2016

Dear Zeiset families, Barbara and Lloyd, we are sorry to hear of your loss of Conor. Hoping for comfort in the memories of celebrating life with Conor.
On behalf Hinkson Christian Academy (HCA- Chris and Caitlin’s co-workers and friends) we give thanks for Conor’s life.
Jane Lessman for the HCA community.

November 15, 2016

My thoughts and prayers remain with your family at this difficult time. I know what a blessing Conor was to all the people he was near. I am so sorry for your loss. 
RachaelShaub  and Kathy Lewis

November 15, 2016

Conor was a special student of mine during his elementary school years.  He truly loved my teacher assistant, Mrs. Bills and missed her terribly when she was absent! I had the pleasure of watching him graduate from IU13 program and see what a handsome young man he became. My thoughts and prayers are with the Zeiset family. He holds a special place in our hearts. 
 
Marian Jones

November 15, 2016

We at Meals on Wheels of Lancaster send our deepest condolences to Conor’s family. Conor volunteered for us at Meals on Wheels with the CSG Group and was a pleasure to have met and worked with. He truly brightened our days and he will always be remembered. May your family find peace and calmness in the days to come and may his memory live on.

November 15, 2016

To the Zeiset Family.
know that our Love and prayers are with you
Ellen and Jon Yoder

Visitation
Friday, November 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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Friday, November 18, 2016
3:00 PM
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Lititz, PA 17543
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