|Marlin Lee Barick
Marlin Lee Barick, 69, of 118 McCallisters Church Road, Carlisle, died
Monday, Dec. 2, 2002, while hunting in Clinton County.
Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements,
which will be announced at a later date.
Fred V. Barrick
Funeral services for Fred V. Barrick, 85, formerly of West Pennsboro
Township, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Newville Assembly of God,
403 Oak Flat Road, Newville.
He died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2002, in Allied Services and Skilled Nursing
Born Jan. 20, 1917, in Upper Mifflin Township, he was a son of the
late John A. and Grace (Zinn) Barrick, and the widower of Helen (Vargo)
Barrick who died Nov. 28, 1992.
Mr. Barrick served in the U.S. Army during World War II and had been
employed as an engraver for Eby Granite Works, Newville, for more than
He was a member of the Newville Assembly of God.
He is survived by a son, Dr. Ivan J. of Dalton; two brothers, Eber
and Robert, both of Carlisle; three sisters, Vivian Burkholder of Newville,
Edna Tarner of Shippensburg and Polly Barrick of Carlisle; and three grandsons.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Herbert, Quinter and Arthur;
and two sisters, Nellie Negley and Myrtle Burkholder.
The Rev. Jeffrey Kettering will officiate at services. Burial will
follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Newville.
Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Friday at the church.
Egger Funeral Home, Newville, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church at PO Box 85, Newville,
Douglas L. Buffington
A Mass of Christian Burial for Douglas L. Buffington, 84, of New Cumberland,
will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1300
Bridge St., New Cumberland.
He died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2002, in his home.
Born Aug. 20, 1918, in Harrisburg, he was the son of the late Alonzo
B. and Roxane (Lewis) Buffington.
Mr. Buffington was a retired regional parts manager from International
Harvester Co., Harrisburg. He was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church
and its Little Flower Club; Capital City Polka Dancers Association, having
served as president; White Rose Polka Dancers Club of York where he served
on the board and sang in the choir; and the Steelton Moose Club.
He is survived by his wife, Inez M. (Kumpf) Buffington; two sons, Richard
L. of Dover and Robert J. of New Cumberland; three daughters, Carol A.
Leiphart of Lewisberry, Lois M. Eckerd of Etters and Barbara A. Buffington
at home; six grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Marion F. Buffington.
Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Upper Allen Township.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday with a Scripture service
at 7 p.m. and from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at Parthemore Funeral Home
and Cremation Services, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland, PA.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church at 1300 Bridge St.,
New Cumberland, PA 17070, or to VNA Hospice, 3315 Derry St., Harrisburg,
Esther B. Franklin
Esther B. Franklin, 89, a resident of Church of God Home, Carlisle,
and formerly of 199 Hilltop Road, Newburg, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2002, in
Church of God Home.
Born July 20, 1913, in Hopewell Township, she was a daughter of the
late William H. and Bertha G. Snoke Shuman. She was the widow of Ralph
B. Franklin, who died in February 1978.
A homemaker, Mrs. Franklin was a member of New Hope United Methodist
She is survived by a son, Fred Franklin of Newburg; a daughter, Genevieve
Oravic of Linglestown; two grandchildren, Scott Franklin of Newburg and
Beth Abrams of Mechanicsburg; four great-grandchildren; one step-great-grandchild;
and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter,
Kay Fenicle, who died in 1985; one brother; and seven sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in New Hope United
Methodist Church, Newburg, with the Revs. Jeffrey A. Canankamp and John
A. Ile Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Otterbein Cemetery, Lurgan Township.
Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Hope United Methodist Church,
P.O. Box 68, Newburg, PA 17240.
Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg, is in charge of arrangements.
Anna Hockenberry, 83, of Thornwald Home, Carlisle, died Tuesday, Dec.
3, 2002, in the home.
Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements,
which will be announced at a later date.
Jean E. King
Funeral services for Jean E. King, 70, of 200 Cockleys Drive, Spacious
Acres, Upper Allen Township, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. John's
Lutheran Church, 44 West Main St., Shiremanstown.
She died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2002, in Holy Spirit Hospital.
Born in Adams County she was a daughter of the late Ervin L. and Mabel
O. (Guise) Harbold.
Mrs. King retired from Nationwide Insurance Co. with more than 40 years
of service. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Shiremanstown,
and served on the church council.
She is survived by her husband of 50 years in June, Eugene C. King;
a brother, Donald E. Harbold of Mechanicsburg; her twin sister, Joan E.
(Harbold) Trostle of York Springs; another sister, Esther M. (Harbold)
Sanders of Biglerville; her step-mother, Nellie Gardner Harbold of East
Berlin; three half-brothers, Stephen G. Harbold of Dillsburg, Thomas A.
Harbold of East Berlin and Randall S. Harbold of Lancaster; two half-sisters,
Susan Harbold Fahnestock of Lexington Mass., and Margaret H. Harbold of
East Berlin; and 42 nieces and nephews; 37 grandnieces and grandnephews;
and 16 great-grandnieces and great-grandnephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Walter E. and Jay Robert
Harbold; and a half-sister, Charlotte H. Harbold.
The Rev. Michael L. Seifried will officiate at services, assisted by
the pastor emeritus, the Rev. George H. Defrehn. Burial will be in Oak
Lawn Memorial Cemetery, US Route 30 West, Gettysburg.
There will be no viewing or visitation.
Cocklin Funeral Home, Dillsburg, is in charge of the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American
Cancer Society, Capital Unit, 1500 N. Second St., Harrisburg, PA 17102.
Marietta E. (Fisher) Lehmer
Graveside services for Marietta E. (Fisher) Lehmer, 95, of Carlisle
and formerly of Dillsburg will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Dillsburg
Cemetery on Mountain Road.
She died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2002, at the Thornwald Home,Carlisle.
She was born June 4, 1907, in Standing Stone, Bradford County, the
daughter of the late John A. and Lucinda Ellsworth Fisher.
She was a homemaker and local Registrar for the Dillsburg area for
17 years. She was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Dillsburg,
where she taught Sunday school for more than 20 years.
She was a charter member, former board member and two-term president
of the Woman's Club of Dillsburg. She also served as conservation chairwoman
for the Pennsyvlania Federation of Woman's Clubs, where she was instrumental
in the federation's Roadside Table Project.
She helped organize the Dillsburg Girl Scouts and served as chairwoman
of the Girl Scouts of the Northwest District. She was an avid collector
of Bells and "Nodders." She was a member of the American Bell Association
and the Colonial Chapter of the American Bell Association.
She served as Democratic committeewoman in Dillsburg for more than
51 years and was admitted to the York County Democratic Hall of Fame in
1984.In 1978, she was honored as the "Democrat of the Year" by the Northwestern
She was also known for sending greeting cards to members of the community.
She was the widow of the late Isaac C. Lehmer.
He is survived by a son, George F. Lehmer, of Chestertown, Md.; a daughter,
Jane M. Alexander of Dillsburg; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren;
and two great-great-grandchildren.
The Rev. Patrick J. Rooney will officiate at services. There will be
no viewing or visitation.
Memorials may be made to a favorite charity.
Cocklin Funeral Home Inc., Dillsburg, is handling the arrangements.
Charlotte R. Long
Charlotte R. Long, 81, formerly of South High Street, Millerstown,
died Monday, Dec. 2, 2002, in the Carlisle Regional Medical Center.
Born Feb. 24, 1921, in Perry County, she was a daughter of the late
Chester and Lena (Benner) Shellenberger, and the widow of William Long.
Mrs. Long was retired from the Millerstown Dress Factory and was a
member of the Millerstown United Methodist Church.
She is survived by a son, Robert of Florida; five brothers, Chester
and Herbert Shellenberger and Wallace and Jack Brown, all of Montana, and
Harry Brown of Washington; a sister, Miriam Masters of Mifflin; 13 grandchildren;
25 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, William; a daughter, Beverly Frontz;
and two sisters, Betty Orris and Helen Buckley.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at David M. Myers Funeral
Home, Second and Walnut streets, Newport. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery,
Viola M. Nehf
Viola M. Nehf, 87, a resident of the Shook Home, Chambersburg, formerly
of 5420 Greenvillage Road, Chambersburg, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2002, in
the Shook Home.
Born Nov. 3, 1915, in Hopewell Township, she was a daughter of the
late Albert R. and Zella M. Rhoads Thrush. She was the widow of Walter
K. Nehf, who died Aug. 23, 1999.
Mrs. Nehf was retired from the Beistle Co., Shippensburg, where she
worked as a laborer for more than 30 years.
She was a member of Prince Street United Brethren Church and the Golden
Age Club, both in Shippensburg.
She is survived by two daughters, Doris Jean Porecca of Fayetteville
and Kay F. Carbaugh of Chambersburg; two sons, Donald F. Nehf of Orrstown
and Larry A. Nehf of Shippensburg; a stepbrother, Albert Thrush of Carlisle;
10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by a son, David W. Nehf; a grandson, James Pensinger;
a great-grandson, Craig R. Nehf; two sisters; and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Fogelsanger-Bricker
Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg, with the Rev. James Bolich
officiating. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Greene Township.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday
at the funeral home.
Harold L. Taylor
Funeral services for Harold L. Taylor, 76, of Mechanicsburg and formerly
of Dillsburg, will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday at Malpezzi Funeral
Home, 8 Market Plaza Way, Mechanicsburg.
He died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2002, in Holy Spirit Hospital, East Pennsboro
Born Aug. 29, 1926, in Harrisburg, he was a son of the late Harold
J. and Jean Orr Taylor.
Mr. Taylor was a graduate of the former John Harris High School and
attended Gettysburg College. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and later, retired
from CNA Insurance Co.
He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Dillsburg; the Robert
Burns Lodge 464, Harrisburg; and the Tall Cedars of Lebanon.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly (Pannebaker) Taylor of Dillsburg;
a daughter, Laurie A. Taylor of Dillsburg; five sons, Steven M. and Gary
A., both of Wellsville, and Timothy S., Brian C. and Robert V., all of
Dillsburg; a brother, William F. of Enola; eight grandchildren; and three
The Rev. Patrick J. Rooney will officiate at services. Burial will
be in Greenmount Cemetery, Arendtsville.
The viewing will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to Seidle Memorial Hospital Skilled
Nursing Unit, 120 S. Filbert St., Mechanicsburg, PA 17055.
Erma G. Watson
Funeral services for Erma G. Watson, 85, of 1323 Spring Road, Shermans
Dale, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Boyer Funeral Home, 101 W.
Main St., New Bloomfield.
She died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2002, in Carlisle Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 4, 1916, in Shermans Dale, she was a daughter of the late
Elmer L. and Lillian (Hicks) Shatto, and the widow of Clayton H. Watson,
who died in April of 1999.
Mrs. Watson retired from the Bon-Ton stores with 13 years service.
She owned and operated Shatto's Groceries at Crum's Corner.
She was a member of Shermans Dale United Methodist Church where she
taught the primary Sunday school class and was a member of the Shermans
Dale Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by two sons, Keith L. of New Bloomfield and Dane L.
of Camp Hill; two sisters, Elva Lebo of Carlisle and Agetha Smeigh of Shermans
Dale; a brother, Elmer Shatto Jr. of Shermans Dale; four grandchildren;
five step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren;
and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Alta Morrison of Newport; and
two brothers, Lester Shatto of Carlisle and Richard Shatto of Shermans
The Rev. N. Jefferson Brewster will officiate at services. Burial will
be in Newport Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1-2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Shermans Dale United Methodist
Church, 40 Windy Hill Road, Shermans Dale, PA 17090.
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