|WILLIAM M. FAHNESTOCK
William M. Fahnestock, 75, of Eisenhower Blvd., Duncannon, died
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 1999 in Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill.
He was born Nov. 12, 1923 in Chambersburg to the late Charles
and Vella (Foreman) Fahnestock.
He retired from United Engineers & Constructors, Philadelphia;
was a Navy veteran of World War II; a member and past commander of VFW
Post 255 and American Legion Post 340, Duncannon; and a member of F&AM
Lodge 458 in Marysville, the Tall Cedars of Lebanon and Nashua (N.H.) Consistory.
Surviving are his wife, Helen Johns Fahnestock; two sons, W.
Michael of Duncannon and Paul J. of Dillsburg; and six grandchildren.
Services were held Feb. 22 in Smith Funeral Home, Duncannon,
with the Rev. Robert Wittlinger officiating. Burial, with military
honors, was in Evergreen Cemetery, Duncannon.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kidney Foundation of Central
Pennsylvania, 4813 Jonestown Road, Suite 101, Harrisburg 17109, or American
Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Road, Suite 200, Wormleysburg 17043.
HAROLD L. FARNER
Harold L. Farner, 78, of Sterretts Gap Avenue, Carlisle, died
Thursday, Jan. 28, 1999 in Thornwald Home, Carlisle.
He was born Sept. 17, 1920 at Shippensburg to the late Percy
W. and Della Ida (Fisher) Farner.
He retired in 1979 from Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg,
with 38 years of service; was a member of Mount Zion Lutheran Church, Landisburg;
and an Army veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Gladys Kline Farner; a brother,
Charles E. of Rogers, Ark.; and four sisters, Violet Alleman, Rosalie Strayer
and Dorothy Baker, all of Shippensburg, and Patsy Wright of Newburg.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, William, Galen and Eber.
Services were held Feb. 2 in Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle,
with the Rev. Donald March officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church, RR 1, Landisburg
CAROL A. FEARNBAUGH
Carol A. "Indian" Fearnbaugh, 58, of Polecat Road, Landisburg,
died Tuesday, April 13, 1999 at home.
She was born Nov. 12, 1940 in Ephrata to Pearl M. (Wrightstone)
Kogan of Camp Hill and the late George Spangler.
She was a homemaker; a member of the Ickesburg Ambulance Club
and Born Losers CB Club of Ickesburg; and a lifetime member of the Ickesburg
In addition to her mother, surviving are her husband, George R. Fearnbaugh
of Elliottsburg; three daughters, Wanda K. Geesaman of Hamilton, Ohio,
Carol S. "Wimp" Fearnbaugh of Elliottsburg and Dena R. Dupert of Landisburg,
with whom she lived; three brothers, Donald Spangler of Mechanicsburg and
Kenneth Spangler and Jay Spangler, both of New Cumberland; her twin sister,
Kay Rittenhouse of Etters; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held April 16 in Nickel Funeral Home, Loysville,
with the Rev. Karen Easterly officiating. Burial was in Blain Cemetery,
Blain RR 1.
ELEANOR B. FENICAL
Eleanor B. Beers Fenical, 83, a resident of Kinkora Pythian
Home, Duncannon, formerly of Marysville, died Saturday, Aug. 7, 1999 in
Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill.
She was a telephone operator at the former Duncannon Telephone
Exchange; a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Marysville, where
she was a Sunday school teacher; a former Girl Scout and 4-H leader in
the Marysville area; and was very active in Christian Endeavor.
She was the widow of Leurie M. Fenical.
Surviving are one daughter, Rebecca S. Richards of Marysville;
two sisters, Norma Jane Knaub of Cove and M. Irene Bitting of Marysville;
and one grandson, Aaron Richards of Marysville.
Services were held Aug. 12 in her church. Burial was in Chestnut
Grove Cemetery, Marysville.
Shalonis Funeral Home, Marysville, handled arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church, 400 Lansvale St.,
HAZEL S. FENICLE
Hazel S. Fenicle, 78, formerly of New Bloomfield RR 2, died
Saturday, May 29, 1999 in Kinkora Pythian Home, Duncannon.
She was born Feb. 21, 1921 in Perry County to the late Charles
and Rebecca (Irvin) Smith.
She was retired from C.H. Masland and a member of Jehovah Witnesses,
She was the widow of John J. Fenicle.
Surviving are two sons, Joseph J. of Newport and Charles W.
of Green Park; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services were held June 2 at Myers Funeral Home, Newport, with
Louis Ferreira officiating. Burial was in Buffalo Cemetery.
Rosanna Wagner Finkenbinder, 82, of Dellville Road, Duncannon,
formerly of Marysville, died Thursday, Dec. 23, 1999 at home.
She was retired from Pinnacle Health at Harrisburg Hospital.
She was the widow of Warren C. Wagner Sr.
Surviving are two daughters, Rose Miller of Duncannon and Peggy
Nelson of Mechanicsburg; one son, Warren C. Jr. of Marysville; one sister,
Ella Steward of Lemoyne; 19 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; three
Services were held Dec. 28 in Shalonis Funeral Home, Marysville.
Burial was in Perry Heights Cemetery, Marysville.
SAUNDRA J. FINTON
Saundra J. "Sandy" Finton, 52, of S. Fifth Street, Newport,
died Thursday, Aug. 12, 1999 at home.
She was born Feb. 8, 1947 in Lewistown to Rhoda Jane Davis of
Newport and the late Marland S. Davis.
She was an employee of the state Department of Public Welfare's
Perry County Assistance Office, New Bloomfield; a 1965 graduate of Newport
High School; and a member of Incarnation United Church of Christ, Newport.
In addition to her mother, surviving are her husband, Gary E.
Finton; two sons, Bret W. Campbell of Millerstown and Bart L. Campbell
of Newport; a daughter, Kelly A. of Newport; a brother, Larry M. Davis
of Newport; two sisters, Constance A. Buffington of Poway, Calif., and
Marilyn Joy Reisinger of Newport; and five grandchildren, Holly and Rachel
Zaring, Eric Foster, and Cody and Hunter Campbell.
Services were held Aug. 14 in Myers Funeral Home, Newport, with
the Rev. A.O. McGill officiating. Burial was in Newport Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association,
6041 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg 17112, or Newport Ambulance League, P.O.
Box 66, Newport 17074.
JAMES ALAN FISHER
James Alan Fisher, two days old, of Loysville RR 2 died Sunday,
Oct. 10, 1999 in Harrisburg Hospital.
Surviving are his parents, Samuel I. and Katheryn A. Stoltzfus
Fisher; a sister, Rosanna Mae Fisher, at home; his paternal grandparents,
Elam H. and Suvilla F. (Stoltzfus) Fisher of Loysville RR 2; his maternal
grandparents, Elam L. Jr. and Ruth L. (Peachey) Stoltzfus of Loysville
RR 2; his paternal great-grandmother, Salome (Fisher) Fisher of Lancaster;
and his paternal great-grandparents, John M. and Katie Stoltzfus of Lancaster.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Lee Fisher.
Services were held Oct. 13 at the home of his parents. Burial
was in Ridgeview Cemetery, Loysville RR 1.
Nickel Funeral Home, Loysville, handled arrangements.
ELMA I. FLEISHER
Elma I. Fleisher, 86, of New Bloomfield RR 2, formerly of Middletown,
died Tuesday, Aug. 10, 1999 at the home of her son.
She was the widow of Dale J. Fleisher.
Surviving are two sons, Doyle of Burnville and Gary of New Bloomfield;
three daughters, Arlene M. Lake of Riverside, Calif., Patricia McDermaid
and Betty Rudy, both of Middletown; three sisters, Vesta Romberger of Jacksonville,
Fla., Emma Wolfe of Halifax and Ione Scruggs of Camp Hill; five brothers,
Paul Kolva of Lykens, Karl Kolva of Rochester, N.Y., Galen Kolva and James
Kolva, both of Lewisberry, and William Kolva of Halifax; 13 grandchildren;
15 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
Services were held Aug. 13 in Knight Funeral Home, Highspire. Burial
was in Highspire Cemetery.
HELEN L. FLEISHER
Helen L. Fleisher, 76, of Landisburg RR 1 died Thursday, Jan.
7, 1999 in Hershey Medical Center.
She was born June 24, 1922 at Loysville RR 1 to the late James
M. and Mary Ellen (Swarner) Morrow.
She had been a state clerk/secretary, a cafeteria worker for
the West Perry School District, an employee of H.R. Wentzel and Son Inc.,
and was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Landisburg. Surviving
are her husband, Harold E. Fleisher; three sons, Gary W. of Mechanicsburg,
James R. of Elliottsburg and John K. of Shermans Dale; two grandchildren;
and a great-grandson.
Services were held Jan. 11 in her church with the Revs. George
C. Martz and E. Levain Fouse officiating. Burial was in St. Peter's United
Church of Christ Cemetery, Landisburg RR 1.
Nickel Funeral Home, Loysville, handled arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to the Landisburg Charge of her
church, P.O. Box 343, Landisburg 17040; Landisburg Ambulance Club, P.O.
Box 122, Landisburg; or Landisburg Fire Company, P.O. Box 143, Landisburg.
HELEN M. FLEISHER
Helen M. Fleisher, 86, of Columbus Avenue, Lemoyne, formerly
of Juniata Twp., died Thursday, Nov. 11, 1999 in Holy Spirit Hospital,
She was born Jan. 20, 1913 in Juniata Twp. to the late Harvey
O. and Zora (Miller) Fleisher.
She retired as a lieutenant colonel from the Army Nurse Corps
and also retired from the Army Reserves; was a member of Camp Hill United
Methodist Church; and a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh's nursing
program, completing her training in the Overlook Hospital, Summit, N.J.
Surviving are her brother, Lester W. Fleisher of Camp Hill;
two sisters, Eva P. Fleisher and Arlene A. Fleisher, both of Camp Hill;
and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Nov. 15 in Myers Funeral Home, Newport, with
the Rev. Robert E. Reasey officiating. Burial was in Newport Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church, 417 S. 22nd
St., Camp Hill 17011.
WILDA A. FLEISHER
Wilda A. Fleisher, 70, of Newport RR 5 died Tuesday, May 11,
1999 at home.
She had worked at Bitting's Restaurant and Store; was a member
of the Newport Fire Company Auxiliary; and enjoyed traveling and taking
She was the widow of Glen D. Fleisher.
Surviving are two sons, William J. of Newport RR 4 and G. Daniel
of Newport RR 2; two daughters, Robin A. Shetrom of Newport RR 5 and Christine
K. Fleisher of Harrisburg; three brothers, William Mumper of Mechanicsburg
and Benjamin and Ronald Mumper, both of New Germantown; two sisters, Rae
Carlin of New Germantown and Wanda Reisinger of Millerstown; seven grandchildren;
and a great-great-grandchild.
Services were held May 15 in Myers Funeral Home, Newport. Burial
was in Bloomfield Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Preferred Choice,
4811 Jonestown Road, Suite 235, Harrisburg 17109.
JOSEPHINE L. FLICKINGER
Josephine L. Flickinger, 86, of Main Street, York Springs, died
Saturday, Dec. 18, 1999 in Gettysburg Lutheran Retirement Village.
She was born June 12, 1913 in Lancaster to the late Hiram and
Mary Emma (Stauffer) Lindsay.
She assisted her late husband in a family medical practice;
was a graduate of the former Stevens High School, Lancaster, and Goucher
College, where she was a member of Delta Gamma sorority; attended Johns
Hopkins University; and was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church and
the American Association of University Women.
She was the widow of Dr. William Flickinger.
Surviving are a son, Dr. Frederick W. of Ripon, Wis.; a daughter, Joann
Lindsay Flickinger of Santa Monica, Calif.; and two sisters, Bettie L.
Myers and Mary K. Lindsay, both of Newport.
Services were held Dec. 26 in her church with the Rev. Timothy
Sandler officiating. Burial was in Jefferson Cemetery, Jefferson.
Myers Funeral Home, Newport, handled arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church, Main Street,
York Springs 17372.
LAURA M. FLICKINGER
Laura M. Flickinger, 90, of Landisburg RR 2 died Sunday, Jan.
3, 1999 in Perry Village Nursing Home, New Bloomfield.
She was born March 16, 1908 at Blain RR 1 to the late Jacob
A. and Mary A. (Neidigh) Smith.
She formerly was employed by the Mt. Joy Box Factory and Mt.
Joy Grey Iron, and was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Blain, and Landisburg
She was the widow of Benjamin A. Flickinger.
Surviving are three daughters, Nina M. Wilson, with whom she
had resided, and Dorothy A. Cooper and Irene M. March, both of Carlisle;
a sister, Ethel Hess of Elliottsburg; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren;
and seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by five sisters, Ida Johnson, Lottie
Shambaugh, Helen Gutshall, Alice Flickinger and Grace Evans, and three
brothers, John, Levi and William Smith.
Services were held Jan. 6 in Nickel Funeral Home, Loysville,
with the Rev. Donald L. March officiating. Burial was in Blain Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Landisburg Ambulance Club,
P.O. Box 122, Landisburg 17040, or Tressler Memorial Lutheran Church, P.O.
Box 904, Loysville 17047.
JAMES G. FORD
James G. Ford, 82, of S. Market Street, Duncannon, died Thursday,
July 8, 1999 in Hershey Medical Center.
He was born Dec. 23, 1916 in Duncannon to the late Howard and
Nellie Bender Smith Ford.
He was the retired owner of J. LeRue Hess Agency, Duncannon;
an Army Air Forces veteran of World War II; a member of Christ Lutheran
Church, Duncannon, American Legion Post 340, VFW Post 255, Duncannon High
School Alumni Association, Marysville F&AM Lodge 458, Harrisburg Consistory,
Zembo Shrine and Newport Social Order of Owls; and enjoyed fishing.
Surviving are his wife, Janet Hess Ford; a son, James G. II
of Marysville; a daughter, Jane L. Welfley of Newport; four grandchildren;
and four great-grandchildren.
Services were held July 11 in Smith Funeral Home, Duncannon,
with the Rev. John Schaertel officiating. Burial was in Union Cemetery,
Memorial contributions may be made to Kinkora Pythian Home Auxiliary,
25 Cove Road, Duncannon 17020, or Hershey Medical Center Trauma Unit, 500
University Drive, Hershey 17033-2390.
BRUCE E. FORNEY
Bruce E. Forney, 67, of Newville died Saturday, Oct. 16, 1999
in the Swaim Health Center, West Pennsboro Twp., Newville.
He was born Nov. 25, 1931 in Lower Mifflin Twp. to the late
Earnest B. and Janetta Mary (Russell) Forney.
He was employed as a laborer at Knause Foods for 38 years; a
1950 graduate of Big Spring High School, an Army veteran of the Korean
War; a member of Newville First Church of God and the Newville Senior Center;
and an avid hunter and fisherman.
Surviving are his wife, Barbara B. Wright Forney; one son, William
L. of Mt. Vernon, Wash.; one brother, Dean W. Forney of Newville; and one
sister, Chloe E. Forney of Plainfield.
Services were held Oct. 20 in the Egger Funeral Home, Newville,
with the Rev. Cronise Barr officiating. Burial was in Newville Cemetery.
TEDDY E. FOSSELMAN
Teddy E. Fosselman, 69, of Newport RR 2 died Sunday, March 21,
1999 in Harrisburg Hospital.
He was born May 29, 1929 in Donnally Mills to the late Vincent
and Ellen (Barnes) Fosselman.
He retired from the Capitol Security Force; was a Navy veteran;
a member of Market Street United Methodist Church, Newport; a beekeeper;
and enjoyed woodworking.
He was the widower of Joanne V. Fosselman.
Surviving are a companion, Ann Marie Wesloskie of Colonial Park;
two daughters, Ellen S. Nestos of Coral Springs, Fla., and Lynn P. Haunstein
of Marysville; two brothers, Warren C. of Donnally Mills and Harold R.
of Palmer, Alaska; a sister, Pauline Bennett of New Bloomfield; five grandchildren;
and a great-grandchild.
Services were held March 28 in his church with the Rev. Aden
Myers Funeral Home, Newport, handled arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church, P.O. Box 38, Newport
DOUGLAS S. FOSTER
Douglas S. Foster, 56, of Meadow Grove Road, Newport RR 1, died
recently at home.
He retired from Honeywell Inc.; was a former member of the Perry
County Planning Commission; and a master carpenter.
Surviving are a son, Charles H. of Goose Creek, S.C.; two daughters,
Marie Foster-Sasaninejad of Roanoke, Va., and Aleta Foster Minium of Enola;
and seven grandchildren.
Services were held in Roanoke.
Myers Funeral Home, Newport, handled arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Newport Lions Club, c/o
Daniel Morningred, treasurer, 16 Green Hill Drive, Newport 17074.
MARY S. FOSTER
Mary S. Foster,78, of Kamp Street, Duncannon, died Tuesday,
April 27, 1999 inPolyclinic Hospital, Harrisburg.
She was born May 6, 1920 in Penn Twp. to the lateJohn and Mellie
She retired from Lemoyne Sleeper; was a member ofOtterbein United
Methodist Church, Duncannon, Liverpool AmericanLegion Auxiliary, VFW Auxiliary
Unit 255, Newport Moose lodgeand Duncannon High School Alumni Association;
a life member ofMeadow Grove Chapter 1, Perry County Sportsmen's Club;
and enjoyedfishing and travel.
She was the widow of James R. Foster.
Surviving are a companion, Walter A. Wright Jr.; twosons, Barry
W. of Duncannon RR 4 and Paul E. of Duncannon; a daughter,Mary Jane Sheaffer
of Duncannon; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son, Richard J. Foster,and
one daughter, Kay S. Hirt.
Services were held May 1 in Smith Funeral Home, Duncannon,with
the Rev. Kenneth Forbes officiating. Burial wasin Evergreen
Memorial contributions may be made to American HeartAssociation,
1019 Mumma Road, Suite 200, Wormleysburg 17043, orAmerican Cancer Society,
Capital Region Unit, 1500 N. Second St.,Harrisburg 17102.
STANTON E. FOY
Stanton E. Foy, 67, of Hoffman Road, Duncannon, died Thursday,
Nov. 25, 1999 at home.
He retired from United Parcel Service in Harrisburg; was an
Army veteran of the Korean War; and a member of Duncannon Presbyterian
Church, American Legion Post 340, New Bloomfield F&AM Lodge 319 and
the Steelton Moose lodge.
Surviving are his wife, Helen P. Horton Foy; three sons, Donald G.
of Duncannon, Craig A. of New Cumberland and Douglas E. of Marysville;
a brother, David R. of Mechanicsburg; seven grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held Nov. 28 in Shalonis Funeral Home, Marysville.
Burial was in Rolling Green Memorial Park, Camp Hill.
Memorial donations may be made to American Heart Association,
1019 Mumma Road, Wormleysburg 17043, or American Lung Association of Central
Pennsylvania, 6041 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg 17112.
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