Ethel I. Ziegler, 94

Ethel I. Ziegler, 94, of Lancaster, PA died October 23, 2008 at Brethren Village. Born in Enola, PA, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Mary Brunstetter Stouffer. Ethel was married to Norman S. Ziegler for 67 years. She was a seamstress with Rose Singer and Shaeffer’s in Lebanon and retired in 1972. Ethel graduated from Annville High School in 1932 and was a member of Central Manor Church of God.

Surviving besides her husband are two daughters; Patricia A. wife of Darryl Petrak of House, New Mexico, Dorothy J. wife of Daniel Forry of Columbia, PA, five grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and a sister Elizabeth Moose of Lebanon. PA. She was preceded in death by four brothers; Howard, Frank, Homer and Carl Stouffer.

A funeral service will be held at Brethren Village Chapel 3001 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA on Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 10:30AM. Interment will be Private. A viewing will be held at Brethren Village on Thursday from 9:30-10:30AM. Contributions may be made in Ethel’s memory to The Good Samaritan Fund at Brethren Village. Arrangements are by the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home and Chapel. To send online condolences, please visit

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Norman and family:                                      10-26-08
I was sorry to hear that Ethel had passed away.  Please accept my deepest sympathy.  I remember well when the twins were born and I have a picture of Homer holding them.  You will have many good memories too.  That will comfort you in the days ahead.
Bea Gibble
Lebanon, PA

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