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Donald H. Summers, 78

February 12, 2020

Donald H. Summers, 78 years old passed away peacefully on February 12, 2020 at Kadima Rehabilitation and Nursing facility in Lititz, PA.

Donald was born in Lewistown, PA. He is preceded in death by his father, Hughie A. Summers, his mother, Sylvia V. Summers, and a brother, Robert C. Summers. He is survived by a sister, Sandra L. Leach (Raymond) of Elizabethtown, PA, a brother, Danny W. Summers of Elizabethtown, PA, and another brother, Jimmy J. Summers (Pamela) of Blain, PA. He is also survived by 4 daughters, Judy L. Galati (John) of Newfield, NJ, Stacey M. Reichert (Richard) of Harrisburg, PA, Kathy Jo Summers of Aston, PA, and Laura S. Varndell of Dauphin, PA.

Donald was blessed to have many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He loved to work with his hands and he was a foreman in machine shops for most of his life. When he was not working, he had a passion for wood working, golfing, bowling, camping, and taking long motorcyle rides. He had a contagious personality that drew others to him. Spending time with his family was very important to Donald and he will be greatly missed.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA from 9:30-11AM, with the Funeral Service to follow at 11AM. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Donald’s memory to Hospice & Community Care, 685 Good Drive, Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.

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Condolences to the Family

February 18, 2020

So sorry to hear of your loss! My thoughts are with you at this time. Don was a good friend and neighbor, always willing to help someone in need. He will be missed!
Steven R. Doan

February 13, 2020

So sorry for your family’s loss.
Sorry we cant make your gathering, but thinking of you today.
Charleen Betz

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
3110 Lititz Pike
Lititz, PA 17543
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Lititz, PA 17543
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