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Gail L. Strunk
HALIFAX - Gail L. Strunk, 49, of 25 N. 5th St., died Sunday May 18 at home.  
Born in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of the late Edmond and Marjorie Wagner Dockey. 
She was a clerk at the former Uni-Mart in Halifax and a member of Reigle's Bible Fellowship Church in Millersburg.  
Surviving are her husband Randy L. Strunk; a daughter Jessica Stone of Halifax; two sons Lannie Smeltz of Halifax and Kirby Enders of Millersburg; a sister Nancy Etzweiler of South Mountain; eight grandchildren; and a step granddaughter. 
Memorial services were held May 22 at her church.  
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society Capital Region Unit, 3211 N. Front St., Suite No. 100, Harrisburg 17110.  
Hoover Funeral Homes, Inc. Millersburg was in charge of arrangements.  

Margaret A. Deitrich 
Clarksville, Tenn. - Margaret A. Deitrich, 90, of 639 East Glenn Ridge Lane, formerly of Carsonville, died Saturday, May 17 at Spring Meadow's Healthcare Nursing Home in Clarksville.
She was the daughter of the late Francis and Josephine Abbott and the widow of Troy R. Deitrich. 
She was of the Catholic faith.
Surviving are a son, Robert J. Deitrich of Lewis, Del.; a daughter, Margaret A. Deitrich of Clarksville, Tenn.; a sister, Dorothy of Boise, Idaho; four grandsons; and two great-grand-
daughters. She was preceded in death by a brother, Albert Abbott.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated May 23 at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Millersburg. Burial was in Riverview Memorial Gardens in Halifax.
Hoover Funeral Homes, Inc. Millersburg was in charge of arrangements. 

Evelyn G. Hain 
MILLERSBURG - Evelyn G. Hain, 92, of 544 State St. died Tuesday, May 20 at home.
Born in Trevorton, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Annie Haupt Hain. 
She retired from PP&L with 44 years of service as a customer service representative and was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Millersburg.
Surviving are a sister, Myrtle Hain of Millersburg. She was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Barnhart. 
Graveside services were held May 24 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Millersburg.
Memorial donations may be made to Visiting Nurses Assoc. Upper Dauphin Branch, 230 Market St., Millersburg 17061; or Millersburg Ferryboat Association, P.O. Box 93, Millersburg 17061.
Hoover Funeral Homes, Inc. in Millersburg is in charge of arrangements. 

Alexis I. Mauser 
BERRYSBURG - Alexis I. Mauser, 1 month, 7 days, of 181 N. Second Street, died Monday, May 19 at Harrisburg Hospital Neonatel I.C.U.
She was the daughter of Herbert D. and Trisha J. Hoffman Mauser of Berrysburg.
Surviving, in addition to her parents, are paternal grandparents Albert G. and Audrey M. Chubb Mauser of Berrysburg; maternal grandparents, Dennis G. and Bonita L. Starr Hoffman of Berrysburg; maternal great-grandparents, Thomas and Jean Hoffman Enders of Halifax and Fredrick Starr of Berrysburg; and aunts and uncles.
Services were held May 22 at Peace United Church of Christ in Berrysburg. Burial was in Union Cemetery in Pillow.
Memorial donations may be made to NICU Pinnacle Health, 101 South Front Street, Harrisburg 17111.
Hoover Funeral Home Inc. in Elizabethville was in charge of arrangements. 

Linda T. Klinger
MILLERSBURG - Linda T. Klinger, 57, of 609 Light St., died Wednesday, May 21 at home.
Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Norma Hoffman Trunzo and was a graduate of Cedar Cliff High School. 
She was employed as an administrative assistant from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry and was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Millersburg. 
Surviving are her husband, Alphus S. Klinger II; a son, Alphus III of Millersburg; and a daughter, Kara Hale of Millersburg.
A Celebration of Life service was held May 31 from her church. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Preferred Choice, 4813 Jonestown Road, Suite 211, Harrisburg 17109; or to her church at 324 North St., Millersburg 17061.
Hoover Funeral Homes, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. To sign the guest book go to hooverfuneralhomes.com.

Ira W. Fetterhoff
TOWER CITY - Ira W. Fetterhoff, 80, of 416 E. Wiconisco Ave. died Thursday, May 22 at Harrisburg Hospital.
Born March 21, 1923 in Tower City, he was the son of the late Henry and Gerte Koons Fetterhoff.
He was retired from the former J.E. Morgan garment factory with more than 40 years of service and was of the Protestant faith.
He was the widower of Jean Bixler Fetterhoff. Surviving are a son, Ronnie L. Bixler Sr. of Shoemakersville; a brother, Rowland Fetterhoff of Muir; a grandson and a great-granddaughter.
Funeral services were held May 27 from the chapel of Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc. in Tower City. Burial was in St. Andrews Cemetery in Valley View.

M. Marie Snyder
ELIZABETHVILLE - M. Marie Kissinger Snyder, 78, of 77 Mayfeild St., died Tuesday, May 20 at the Susquehanna Lutheran Village in Millersburg.
Born Sept 13, 1924 in Gratz, she was the daughter of the late Ernist and Mabel Wagner Kissinger.
She was a retired seamstress from the former Elizabethville shirt factory and a member of Salem United Church of Christ in Elizabethville.
She was the widow of Francis O. Snyder.
Surviving are a son, Francis L. "Sonny" Snyder of Rife; a brother, Harold "Boots" Kissinger of Berrysburg; four sisters, Mildred Artz of Colonial Park, Betty Spicher and Faye "Dolly" Werner, both of Elizabethville, and Phyllis Keefer of Millersburg; two granddaughters; and four great-
grandchildren.
Services were held May 24 at Hoover Funeral Home Inc. in Elizabethville. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery in Elizabethville.
Memorial donations may be made to her church at 143 West Main St., Elizabethville 17023.
Condolences to the family may be made at hooverfuneralhomes.com.

Donald R. Lebo
TOWER CITY - Donald R. Lebo, 74, of 201 S. Yohe St., died Thursday, May 22 at his home.
Born April 7, 1929 in Clarks Valley, he was the son of the late Clarence and Ruth Hossler Lebo.
He was the retire co-owner of the former Lebo Saw Mill in Kalmia and was of the Protestant faith.
Surviving are his wife of 55 years, Carol "Guelle" Brown; two daughters, Yvonne M. Seiger and Linda J. Faust, both of Tower City; five brothers, Paul of Florida, Richard of Tower City, Harry of Bernville, Fred of New Cumberland and Dale of Grantville; three sisters, Dorothy Bender of Tower City, Betty Kemmerling of Pine Grove and Carol Walker of South Carolina; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Rose Marie.
Funeral services were private. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery in Tower City RD.
Memorial donations may be made to PinnacleHeath Hospice, 301 One Norwegian Plaza, Pottsville 17901. 
Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.

Mark E. Heddings
HALIFAX - Mark E. Heddings Sr., 71, of 116 S. Forth St., died Friday, May 23 at home. 
Memorial services will be held Thursday, May 29 at 11 a.m. at the Valley's United Church of Christ in Halifax. Visitation will be from 10 to 11:00 a.m., prior to the services. 
Memorial contributions may be made to the Valley's United Church of Christ, P.O. Box H, Halifax 17032; or Pinnacle Health Hospice, 3705 Elmwood Drive, Harrisburg, 17110. 
Hoover Funeral Homes. Inc. in Millersburg is handling arrangements.

Lee I. Henninger
ELIZABETHVILLE - Lee I. Henninger, 82, of 331 Locust Road, died Friday, May 23 at home. 
Born in Lykens Twp., he was the son of the late Charles and Clara Troutman Henninger. 
He was a retired carpenter and farmer and a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ in Lykens RD, where he was a choir member for 67 years and Sunday school teacher for 60 years. He was a member of the Lykens Valley Charge of the Men's Brotherhood and the Lykens Valley Charge Bible study group. He was sexton of the the St. Peter's Church cemetery and a member of the Upper Dauphin branch of the Gideon's International.
Surviving are his wife, Jean K. Straub Henninger; a daughter, Yvonne Henninger of Elizabethville; and two brothers, Pershing and Russell, both of Elizabethville RD. He was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Leer. 
Services were held May 28 from his church. Burial was in the church cemetery. 
Memorial contributions may be made to his church at 1289 S. Crossroads Road, Lykens 17048. 
Hoover Funeral Homes, Inc. of Elizabethville was in charge of arrangements.

Chet Douglas Hubler
LYKENS - Chet Douglas Richard Hubler, infant son of Shannon Zerby and Chester Hubler III, died Saturday, May 24 at Harrisburg Hospital.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by maternal grandparents, Charlene and Ronald Zerby Jr. of Lykens; paternal grandparents, Donna and Chester Hubler Jr. of Lykens; maternal great-grandparents, Arlene Ressler of Wiconisco and Charlotte and Ronald Zerby Sr. of Lykens; paternal great-grandparents, Helen Heintzleman of Tower City and Marian and Chester Hubler Sr. of Halifax RD; and maternal great-great-grandmother, Ruth Ressler of Lykens.
Funeral services were held May 28 from John R. Shultz Funeral Home in Lykens. Burial was in Calvary United Methodist Cemetery in Wiconisco.

Jean C. McGraw
TOWER CITY - Jean C. McGraw, 80, of 2210 E. Grand Ave., died Sunday, May 25 at her home.
Born Nov. 21, 1922 in Williamstown, she was the daughter of the late Mark and Bessie Shriener Routzhan.
She was of the Protestant faith.
She was the widow of John J. McGraw. Surviving are a daughter, Linda M. Kafora of Tower City; two sons, Karl J. Sierer of Lancaster and John E. McGraw of Baltimore Md.; four grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services will be private. Burial will be in the Methodist cemetery in Williamstown.
Memorial donations may be made to PinnacleHealth Hospice, 301 One Norwegian Plaza, Pottsville 17901. 
Dimon Funeral Homes, In. in Tower City is in charge of arrangements.

Wanda M. Bailey
MILLERSBURG - Wanda M. Bailey, 46, of 1221 Meetinghouse Road, Ambler, formerly of Millersburg, died Wednesday, May 21 at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian Hospital.
Born Jan. 18, 1957 in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of Grace Robb Forney and the late Dale Forney and was a 1975 graduate of Millersburg Area High School.
She was a member of the Christ Evangelical Congregational Church in Jarrettown, where her husband of 25 years, Rev. David T. Bailey, is currently serving as pastor. She and her husband moved throughout Pennsylvania serving Evangelical Congregational churches in Herndon, Lebanon, Hazleton and Palmerton.
She was a member of the Business and Professional Women's organization and the Herald Biblical Theatrical Group.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Martha Grace.
Surviving, in addition to her mother and husband, are two sons, Bryn of Sarasota, Fla., and Bryan of Allentown; a daughter, Brianne Bailey of Ambler; a brother, Dale Forney of Shippensburg; and a sister, Diana Nyman of Lock Haven.
Funeral services were held May 27 from Welsh Congregational Church. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Reigel's Bible Fellowship church cemetery in Millersburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the benevolent fund of Christ Evangelical Congregational Church, 1221 Meetinghouse Road, Ambler 19002.

Carl J. Miller
HALIFAX - Carl J. Miller, 95, of 40 N. Sixth St., died Thursday, May 22 at home. 
Born in Jackson Twp., he was the son of the late Eddie and Annie Hoke Miller. 
He was retired from Willits Shoe factory in Halifax and was a member of Miller's Church and treasurer of the cemetery. He also served as pas Sunday school superintendent. 
Surviving are his wife of 69 years, Pauline F. Stoneroad Miller; a son, William L. of Ottumwa, Iowa; a daughter, Sandra Hoffman of Halifax; a half-sister, Esther Wright of Millersburg; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter. He was preceded in death by an infant daughter and a son, Gerald.
Funeral services will be held Monday June 2, at 11:00 a.m. from Hoover Funeral Homes, Inc. in Elizabethville. Viewing will be from 9 to 11:00 a.m., prior to the services. Burial will be in Miller's Church cemetery in Halifax RD. 

Rodney C. Hartwig
GRATZ - Rodney Charles Hartwig, 73, of Spruce St., died Sunday, May 25 at his home.
Born July 18, 1929 in Flint, Mich., he was the son of the late Donald and Shirley Betleyton Hardwig. 
He was a retired U. S. Air Force flight controller and a member of Simeon United Lutheran Church in Gratz and Susquehanna Lodge No. 364 F&AM of Millersburg.
Surviving are his wife, Barbara March Hardwig; three daughters, Debra Baker of Tampa, Fla., Sharon Hartman of Dauphin and Terry Snyder of Gratz; a sister, Lea Jean Weber of Santa Rosa, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grand-
children.
Memorial services will be held Friday, May 30 at 11 a.m. from his church. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the services. Burial will be in the Gratz Union Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Simeon United Lutheran Church, Gratz 17030.
James A. Reed Funeral Home in Pillow is in charge of arrangements.

Raymond C. Donley
LYKENS - Raymond C. Donley, 89, formerly of Lykens, died Thursday, May 22 at Susquehanna Lutheran Village in Millersburg. 
He was a teacher and principal at both Lykens and Upper Dauphin Area School Districts and was a member of St. Christopher Evangelical Lutheran Church and Ashlar Lodge No. 570 F&AM, both of Lykens, and the Pennsyvania Education Association. He also worked as director of Miner's Bank of Lykens/Mid Penn.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, "Honey." Surviving are a daughter, Linda Sheesley of Elkton, Md.; a son, Stephen of Leesburg, Fla.; a twin brother, Ronald; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Memorial services were held May 27 from his church.
John R. Shultz Funeral Home of Lykens was in charge of arrangements.

Harry G. W. D. Wetzel
ELIZABETHVILLE - Harry G.W.D. Wetzel, 88, of 29 Grayson View Court in Selinsgrove, formerly of Elizabethville, died Thursday, May 22 at Sunbury Community Hospital.
Born Aug. 8, 1914 in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of the late Dr. Tobias H. and Eva A. Dorran Wetzel.
He was a retired machinist at TRW in Harrisburg and a member of Salem Lutheran Church in Elizabethville; Ashler Lodge No. 570 F&AM in Lykens; charter member of Upper Dauphin Lion's Club in Elizabethville; Tall Cedars of Lebanon; Zembo Temple Shrine; Upper Dauphin Shrine Club and IOOF Lodge of Dornsife. 
He was the widower of Eva A. Shade Wetzel. Surviving are a son, William L. of Selinsgrove; two grandsons; and two great-grandsons.
Funeral services were held May 27 from his church. Burial was in Riverview Memorial Gardens in Halifax.
Memorial donations may be made to Upper Dauphin Lions Club, Elizabethville 17023.
James A. Reed Funeral Home in Pillow was in charge of arrangements.

Paul E. Swartzlander
SACRAMENTO - Paul Emanuel Swartzlander, 95, of 2171 Kenbrook Rd. in Lebanon, formerly of Sacramento, died Friday, May 23 at Spangcrest Manor in Lebanon.
Born March 13, 1908 in Sacramento, he was the son of the late Jacob and Sallie Kimmel Swartzlander.
He was a retired coal miner and also a retired construction worker from the former Murray Shield Construction of Harrisburg. He was a member of VFW Post No. 3432 in Pine Grove; Ravine Fire Company and Rock Fish and Game Club.
He was the widower of Naomi Bixler Swartzlander.
Surviving are four sons, Norman L. of Warner Robins, Ga., Lester E. of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Larry J. of Ocoee, Fla., and Paul T. of Bethel; three daughters, Gloria J. Zimmerman of Lebanon, Janice R. Mars of Pine Grove and Patricia A. Mindy of Tremont; two sisters, Edna Hornberger of Schuylkill Haven and Florence Moyer of Milton; 20 grandchildren and 18 great-
grandchildren. 
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Shirley V. Swartzlander; a sister, Erma Schade; and three brothers, Ralph, Wayne and Ray.
Funeral services were held May 27 from Buffington-Reed Funeral Home in Valley View.
Burial was in St. Andrew's Cemetery in Valley View.

Joan Durbin Bonham
WILLIAMSTOWN - Joan Durbin Bonham of Sea Cliff, N.Y., formerly of Williamstown, died Monday, May 26 in New York. 
She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elsie Chenoweth Durbin and was the widow of Williams Bonham. 
Surviving are her children, Jeanne Hoskins, James Nolan, William Bonham and Elizabeth Moussazadeth; two grandchildren; and two great-
grandchildren. 
Graveside services will be held Saturday, May 31 from the Methodist cemetery in Williamstown.  
Dimon Funeral Homes, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.

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