Tricia Allyn Zimmerman, 49

June 15, 2020

Tricia A. Zimmerman, 49, of Lititz passed away Monday, June 15, 2020 at Hospice & Community Care in Mount Joy surrounded by her loving family. Born in Reading, PA she is the daughter of Jacquelyn (Balthaser) Haas and the late Larry L. Haas. She was the loving companion to Melvin Fahnestock with whom she shared over 11 years.

She was a 1989 graduate of Warwick High School where she played varsity softball and basketball. After high school she attended the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacology. Tricia worked for several pharmaceutical companies but most recently served as the Quality Control Manager at GSK in Marietta.

She is survived by her children, Megan and Joshua Zimmerman, sister, Lyndell Sahd, wife of Nicholaus, and niece, Claire Sahd.

Funeral Services and Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Tricia’s memory may be made to Hospice, via

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June 19, 2020

So sorry to hear about Trish’s passing. She was an awesome human being and this is truly heartbreaking. My sincerest condolences to Mel and the entire family.
Owen Sommers

June 19, 2020

We are so deeply sorry to hear of Tricia’s passing and we are lifting your family up in our prayers and sending our love to all of you. May God hold each of you close in His loving arms. With love, The Richards Family. ~ Mark, Julie Andrew and Thomas 

June 19, 2020

We are so sorry to hear about Tricia’s passing.  We will always remember her as wonderful, smart and compassionate .    Sending prayers of healing and comfort to her entire family.  Anne and Tom Wentzel

June 19, 2020

So sorry to hear about Tricia. Sending prayers and strength during this difficult time.
Deana Cunningham Mahlandt

June 18, 2020

Trish was such an amazing, kind, smart and fun woman. So many silly and fun memories I have of our times together. Proud to have been her friend. I will miss her dearly. Condolences and prayers to her family. So sorry for your loss.  
Michelle (Conlin)Nissly and Peter Nissly

June 18, 2020

Trish was a great person. I can say she made me a better person. Me and her would disagree sometimes, but we would always have a solution in the end. If I didn’t know the answer I know she would. I can’t thank her enough for what she has done. Me and her talked about how you never knew how influencial people are until something tragic happens. I always knew Trish could change things, she never needed to use fear, just her words of influence.
So many wonderful, funny memories of her. Her Buffalo game at Hollywood casino. She always said, that one is the lucky one. So, if you end up in Hollywood casino, try the Buffalo slot machine.
I would always make her my strawberry lemonade for her 4th of July party. She made a wicked drink with that lemonade.
I will miss her, and remember what she has taught me in life. To Mel, Josh, Megan and the entire family my prayers are with you.
Karen Wolf

June 18, 2020

I was so sad to hear of Tricia’s passing.  Many, many fond memories on the baseketball court and softball diamond of WHS.  I remember her humble, giving spirit and wonderful laugh.  Much love and many prayers to her family.  With sincere sympathy, Wendy (Kiehl) Hoyer and Family
Wendy Hoyer

June 18, 2020

Trish was a selfless caring person – I was honored to be her friend.  I will cherish the time that I had with Trish as a friend and colleague.  Love and Friendship Connie Chilcott

June 18, 2020

Sorry for the loss of a wonderful women and friend.  Trisha will be greatfully missed.  My prayers are with the entire family.
Tina & Merrill Yorgey

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