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Eugene M. Baker
Born in Neodesha, Kan.
COLUMBIA Eugene M. Baker, 78, of Columbia, died Thursday at his home.
The service and burial will be private at the convenience of the family. The Cremation Direct Service of the John W. Keffer Funeral Home Inc., 902 Mount Rose Ave., York, is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Baker was born June 27, 1920, in Neodesha, Kan. He was the son of the late Orville and Mary (Prall) Baker.
He was a jeweler and a U.S. Army veteran.

Chad L. Brackett Sr.
RED LION Chad L. Brackett Sr., 37, of Red Lion, died at 9:13 a.m. Friday at York Hospital. He was the husband of Tammy L. (Diehl) Brackett.
The John W. Keffer Funeral Home Inc., 902 Mount Rose Ave., York, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Clarence W. Cashour III
Social Security Administration retiree
GLEN ROCK Clarence W. "Bill" Cashour III, 61, of Glen Rock, died at 6:49 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Margaret L. (Lloyd) Cashour. The couple observed their 27th wedding anniversary June 17.
A prayer service will be 3 p.m. Monday at the J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary Inc., 24 Second St., New Freedom. Following cremation, burial will be at the convenience of the family. Viewings will be 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary.
Mr. Cashour was born April 29, 1937, in Baltimore. He was the son of the late Mary J. (Lyons) and Clarence W. Cashour Jr.
He was a senior personnel management specialist at Social Security Administration in Baltimore, retiring in 1984 after 33 years of service. After retirement, he was assistant vice president and branch manager at York Federal on Bannister Street in York, and the Shrewsbury Branch until 1992. He was treasurer and served on the board of directors at York Little Theatre for many years, where he was also a volunteer. He organized and coordinated many charitable events for the Theatre and York Little Theatre Children's Centre. He was a member of the Optimist Club and Kiwanis Club, both in Shrewsbury, and Pikesville Jaycees in Pikesville, Md.
Mr. Cashour also is survived by three sons, Charles L. Cashour of Baltimore, and Clarence W. Cashour IV and James J. Cashour, both of York; a granddaughter; and a sister, Mary Lou Cashour-Arbin of Bowie, Md.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Michael Bahn, Deacon of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in New Freedom.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mount St. Joseph High School, 4403 Frederick Ave., Baltimore, Md., 21228.

Lester L. Crabbs
Bethlehem Steel retiree
YORK SPRINGS Lester L. "Ted" Crabbs, 93, of Whispering Pines in York Springs, formerly of McSherrystown, died at 7:40 p.m. Thursday at York Hospital. He was the husband of the late Isabel (Smith) Crabbs.
The service will be 10 a.m. Monday at the Wetzel Funeral Home, 549 Carlisle St., Hanover. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Gettysburg. Viewing will be 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mr. Crabbs was born July 5, 1905, in Oxford Township. He was the son of the late Maurice F. and Mary (Becker) Crabbs.
He retired from Bethlehem Steel in 1970, after 49 years of service. He was a member of Lohr's Memorial United Methodist Church in Hanover, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elk 763 in Hanover, McSherrystown Home Association, McSherrystown Fish and Game Association, Hanover Republican Club and Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees Local 03139, and life member of Gettysburg Eagles Aerie 1562, Hanover Moose Lodge 227 and New Oxford Social and Athletic Club.
Mr. Crabbs is survived by a granddaughter, Sharron Pate of Hanover; a great-granddaughter; two brothers, Clinton Crabbs of New Oxford and Richard Crabbs of Silver Springs, Fla.; and two sisters, Berneda Sipe of Gettysburg and Mary Louise Myers of Hanover. Mr. Crabbs was preceded in death by two sons, Lester C. Crabbs and Donald Crabbs.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. C. Leroy Doverspike.
Memorial contributions may be made to South Central Outdoors for Youth, P.O. Box 37, Mount Holly Springs 17065.

Shirley A. Heath
YORK Shirley A. Heath, 61, of York, died Friday at her home.
The John W. Keffer Funeral Home Inc., 902 Mount Rose Ave., York, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Dorothy M. Keener
York City School District retiree
YORK Dorothy May (Klingaman) Keener, 89, of York, died at 4:35 p.m. Thursday at Rest Haven-York. She was the wife of the late Melvin Roy Keener.
A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Monday in Prospect Hill Cemetery. There will be no viewing. The Workinger-Semmel Funeral Home Inc., 849 E. Market St., York, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Keener was born Nov. 14, 1909, in Lemasters. She was the daughter of the late J. Edward and Cora May (Bankes) Klingaman.
She was a school teacher for York City School District, retiring in 1971 after 40 years of service. She was a member of Heidelberg United Church of Christ and its church school, College Club of York and York Audubon Society. She was a graduate of William Penn High School, Millersville College and University of New York, where she received her master's degree. She had also attended University of Pittsburgh, where she received special education credits.
Mrs. Keener is survived by three brothers, Eddie Klingaman and Albert Klingaman, both of York, and Howard Klingaman of Jacobus; and nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be her pastor, the Rev. F. Christopher Anderson.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Heidelberg United Church of Christ Memorial Fund, 47 W. Philadelphia St., York 17403.

Hazel L. Klinefelter
CLEARWATER, Fla. Hazel L. (Mundis) Klinefelter, 92, of Clearwater, Fla., formerly of Dallastown, died at 2:15 a.m. Friday at Stratford Court of Palm Harbor Nursing Home in Palm Harbor, Fla. She was the wife of the late Kenneth L. Klinefelter.
The Burg Funeral Home Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Mitchell R. Koros
American Can Co. retiree
AIRVILLE Mitchell R. Koros, 67, of Airville, died at 3:45 a.m. Friday at York Hospital. He was the husband of Lorraine C. (Gentile) Koros. The couple observed their 41st wedding anniversary Nov. 2.
Following cremation, a memorial service will be 2 p.m. Monday at the Harkins Funeral Home Inc., 600 Main St., Delta.
Mr. Koros was born Dec. 7, 1931, in Baltimore. He was the son of the late Stanley and Veronica (Drzewiecka) Koros.
He was a seamer mechanic at the former American Can Co. in Baltimore, retiring after 25 years of service. He was a member of Slate Ridge Post 182 American Legion in Whiteford, Md. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.
Mr. Koros also is survived by a son, Michael R. Koros of Airville; and a brother, Francis J. Koros of Baltimore.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Ronald W. Joynes, pastor of Mount Hope United Methodist Church in Quarryville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity.

Clarence E. Miller
Health food store owner
ORIOLE Clarence E. Miller, 93, formerly of Oriole, died Wednesday at Manor Care Health Services in Williamsport. He was the husband of the late Theda (Bernstine) Miller.
The service will be at the convenience of the family. The Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport, is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Miller was born Dec. 1, 1905, in Mexico. He was the son of the late Elmer Edgar and Sarah (Miller) Miller.
He owned and operated a health food store at Kingston Corners in Kingston, worked for the Pennsylvania Railroad for 30 years, having installed the communications equipment between Harrisburg and Philadelphia, and installed the telephone system in Trout Run in the 1920s. He was a member of William S. Snyder Lodge 756, Free and Accepted Masons in Harrisburg.
Mr. Miller is survived by a son, James L. Miller of New Kingstown; a daughter, Joanne L. Stover of York; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Clair E. Mundis
Flinchbaugh Products retiree
NEW PARK Clair E. Mundis, 82, of New Park, died at 10:53 a.m. Wednesday at York Hospital. He was the husband of Janet E. (Libhart) Mundis. The couple observed their 62nd wedding anniversary July 18.
The service will be 2 p.m. today at the Burg Funeral Home Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion. Burial will be in Machpelah Cemetery in Lower Windsor Township. Viewing will be 1 to 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Mr. Mundis was born Dec. 11, 1916, in Winterstown. He was the son of the late W. Elmer and Minnie (Sechrist) Mundis.
He was a self-employed farmer. He retired in 1979 from Flinchbaugh Products in York, and had also worked at Red Lion Table Co. and Lion's Metal in York.
Mr. Mundis also is survived by a son, Dale E. Mundis of Winterstown; five daughters, Doris E. Kline of York, Nancy L. Watson and Kay M. Little, both of Stewartstown, Norma Jean Mundis of Selinsgrove and Linda A. Ring of Felton; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a brother, Emerson Mundis of Red Lion; a sister, Pauline Dettinger of Springvale; and nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Ronald B. Schmuck, pastor of Red Lion Bible Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 2997 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion 17356.

Sherry E. Murray
Colebrook-Terry employee
YORK Sherry Etta Murray, 53, of York, died at 4:50 a.m. Wednesday at 1010 S. Pine St.
The service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Shiloh Baptist Church, 629 S. Pershing Ave., York. Burial will be in Holy Saviour Cemetery. The Boulding Mortuary Inc., Boundary and Cleveland avenues, York, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Murray was born June 19, 1945, in York. She was the daughter of Bessie L. Miller, and stepdaughter of Oscar Miller, both of York.
She was a seamstress at Colebrook-Terry for 20 years. She was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church and its choir and Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post 297.
Mrs. Murray also is survived by three sons, Donald C. Murray Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla., Matthew F. Murray of Fort Campbell, Ky., and Robert S. Murray of York; a daughter, Shanett D. Murray of York; nine grandchildren; three brothers, Samuel Moon Jr. and Rodney B. Moon, both of York, and Raymond Moon of Dover; two sisters, Marcia A. Long of Philadelphia and Stephanie A. Bland of Las Vegas; and nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Dr. Carl Easley.

Howard E. Resh
Resh's Garage owner
NEW OXFORD Howard E. Resh, 67, of 2990 Carlisle Pike, New Oxford, formerly of 11 York St., Hanover, died Friday at the Brethren Home Community.
The service will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Wetzel Funeral Home, 549 Carlisle St., Hanover. Viewing will be noon to 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Mr. Resh was born Dec. 12, 1931, in Pennsylvania. He was the son of the late Howard C. and Effie (Anderson) Resh.
He owned and operated Resh's Garage on Third Street in Hanover. He was a graduate of Hanover High School.
Mr. Resh is survived by two sisters, Dorothy Reynolds of Hanover and Nadine Murphy of Gettysburg.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Bruce P. Bouchard.

Minnie D. Stead
YORK Minnie D. (Tate) Stead, 97, of York, died at 5:12 p.m. Friday at her home. She was the wife of the late L. Lawrence Stead.
The Geiple Funeral Home Inc., 53 Main St., Glen Rock, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

John D. Wimer
Shadowfax Day Program employee
YORK John D. Wimer, 61, of Springettsbury Township, died at 8 a.m. Thursday at his home.
The service will be 10 a.m. Monday at the William E. Little Funeral Home Inc., 60 S. Main St., Manchester. Burial will be in Paddletown Cemetery. Viewing will be 9 to 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Mr. Wimer was born Aug. 10, 1937, in Pennsylvania. He was the son of the late Charles A. and Agnes A. (Fox) Wimer.
He worked at the Shadowfax Day Program, and attended Bible Baptist Church.
Mr. Wimer is survived by seven sisters, Burnace Goeree of Dover, Rosie Sherman of York Springs, Betty McNaughton of Landisburg, Doris Garber of Shermansdale, and Waneda Fleshman, Patsy O'Dell and Constance Wimer, all of Anderson, S.C.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Kevin E. Trout of Bible Baptist Church.

Frances A. Bose
Born in Jackson Township
YORK Frances Arlene (Heilman) Bose, 94, of York, died at 2:16 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Lewis S. Bose.
Following cremation, a visitation will be 1 to 4 p.m. May 8 at her home, 1004 S. Pine St., York. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no viewing. The Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Bose was born March 28, 1905, in Jackson Township. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Sara Ellen (Alwine) Heilman.
She was a former member of Christ Lutheran Church in York and an animal caregiver.
Mrs. Bose is survived by two sons, Charles L. Bose of Pembrook Pines, Fla., and Thomas H. Smith of Hanover; a daughter, Betty Lou Bose of York; four grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Memorial contributions may be made to Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Thomasville RD 1 17364; or to Animal Rescue Inc., P.O. Box 35, Maryland Line, Md. 21103.

Virginia T. Brown
Tioga Textiles Co. employee
DALLASTOWN Virginia T. Brown, 82, of Dallastown, died at 7:25 a.m. Saturday at York Hospital. She was the wife of the late Ralph W. Brown.
The service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at New Fairview Church of the Brethren, 1873 New Fairview Church Road, York. Burial will be in New Fairview Cemetery. Viewing will be 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. The Austin H. Eberly Funeral Home Inc., 104 W. Main St., Dallastown, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Brown was born Feb. 26, 1917, in Virginia. She was the daughter of the late Samuel E. and Eva (Via) Thacker.
She was a weaver and inspector at Tioga Textiles Co. in York. She was a member of Emmanuel United Church of Christ in York.
Mrs. Brown is survived by a daughter, Barbara A. Knaub of York and Miami; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Louise Sero of Petersburg, Va.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Donald Myers.

Ann N. Crumbling
CAMP HILL Ann N. Crumbling, 82, of Camp Hill, died Thursday at Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill. She was the wife of the late John Crumbling.
The Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Marian E. Fohringer
Messiah College retiree
MECHANICSBURG Marian Elizabeth (Miller) Fohringer, 77, of Messiah Village in Mechanicsburg, died Saturday evening at the village. She was the wife of the late Ray D. Fohringer.
The service will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Messiah Village Chapel in Mechanicsburg. Burial will be 1 p.m. Wednesday in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Mill Hall. Viewing will be 1 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the village chapel. The Cocklin Funeral Home Inc., 30 N. Chestnut St., Dillsburg, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Fohringer was born Dec. 8, 1921, in Mill Hall. She was the daughter of the late Henry S. and Sara N. Niesley.
She retired from Messiah College in Grantham, where she was a food service employee. She was a member of Grantham Brethren in Christ Church and Messiah Village Brethren in Christ Church, and life member of Messiah Village Auxiliary.
Mrs. Fohringer is survived by two sons, Ray D. Fohringer Jr. of New Kingston and Gary L. Fohringer of Annville; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a brother, Henry N. Miller of Englewood, Ohio; and two sisters, Anna Verle Miller of Messiah Village and Esther M. Gregg of Lake Forest, Calif.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Richard Long.
Memorial contributions may be made to Messiah Village Endowment Fund, P.O. Box 2015, Mechanicsburg 17055.

H. Ray Hunt
United Defense retiree
EAST BERLIN H. Ray Hunt, 62, of 104 Conewago Drive, East Berlin, died Saturday at Hershey Medical Center. He was the husband of Deloris A. (Johnson) Hunt.
A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Faith Baptist Church, 760 Germany Road, East Berlin. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. There will be no viewing. The Feiser Funeral Home Inc., 306 Harrisburg St., East Berlin, is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Hunt was born Feb. 22, 1937, in Leewood, W.Va. He was the son of the late Charles R. and Opal I. (Davis) Hunt.
He retired from United Defense on March 1 after 22 years of service. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church, where he was a deacon and active in the mission phase of the church. He was a coach for the East Berlin Pony League.
Mr. Hunt also is survived by a son, Rusty E. Hunt of East Berlin; two daughters, Sherry L. Copenhaver and Kimberly A. Hunt, both of East Berlin; two foster sons, Timothy R. Johnson of East Berlin and Jackie R. Johnson of California; a foster daughter, Debra L. Topper of East Berlin; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four brothers, James Hunt of Sissonville, W.Va., Rommie Hunt of Gettysburg, William Hunt of Hanover and Rocky Hunt of York Haven; and four sisters, Patsy Hollis of Belle, W.Va., Brenda Hudson of Jacksonville, Fla., Sharon Dahlin of Pratt, W.Va., and Deloris Hudson of Belle.
Officiating at the service will be his pastor, the Rev. Charles D. Diegel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Church, 760 Germany Road, East Berlin 17316.

Mildred E. Markey
Office worker
DALLASTOWN Mildred E. Markey, 73, of Dallastown, died at 9:43 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of Clayton M. Markey.
A memorial service will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Austin H. Eberly Funeral Home Inc., 104 W. Main St., Dallastown. A graveside service will be private in Mount Rose Cemetery. There will be no viewing.
Mrs. Markey was born March 13, 1926, in Dallastown. She was the daughter of the late Curvin A. and Sara E. (Lutz) Lentz.
She was an office worker, having worked at McCrory Co. in York for 10 years and Autokraft Box Co. in Red Lion for 10 years. She was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Dallastown and Ladies Auxiliary American Legion Post 605 in Dallastown.
Mrs. Markey also is survived by a son, Michael A. Markey of Dallastown; a daughter, Sandra A. Wolf of York; a grandchild; and a sister, Jean Saam of Binghamton, N.Y.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Thomas C. Webb.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, 2997 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion 17356; or to Yoe Ambulance Club, Yoe 17317.

Harry F. Pfeiffer
STEWARTSTOWN Harry F. Pfeiffer, 95, of Stewartstown, died at 6:20 a.m. Sunday at Manor Care Health Services Dallastown. He was the husband of the late Florence Pfeiffer and the late Ida (Eaton) Pfeiffer.
The J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary Inc., 19 S. Main St., Stewartstown, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Joyce A. Sewell
New Bethel Baptist Church member
WHITE HALL, Md. Joyce A. Sewell, 57, of White Hall, Md., died at 11:05 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of Robert T. "Shorty" Sewell. The couple observed their 23rd wedding anniversary Nov. 23.
The service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at the J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary Inc., 19 S. Main St., Stewartstown. Burial will be in New Bethel Baptist Cemetery. Viewings will be 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary.
Mrs. Sewell was born May 23, 1941, in Eolia Letcher County, Ky. She was the daughter of the late Shelby Ray and Olga Castle (Engle) Hampton.
She was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church in Stewartstown.
Mrs. Sewell also is survived by a daughter, Donna J. Sewell of White Hall; two brothers, Royce Ray Hampton of Cockeysville, Md., and Newell Reed Hampton of Richmond, Va.; and three sisters, Pricey H. Hopkins of Monkton, Md., Lena C. Stanley of Pound, Va., and Brenda D. Richardson of Stewartstown.
Officiating at the service will be her pastor, the Rev. Blaine E. Vannoy.

Pauline Stambach
Union Brethren Church ordained clergy
LEBANON, Ohio Pauline Stambach, 96, of Lebanon, Ohio, formerly of York, died at 10:40 p.m. Thursday at Otterbein Lebanon Retirement Community in Lebanon, Ohio. She was the wife of the late Rev. Jerome S. Stambach.
The services will be 11 a.m. today at Otterbein United Methodist Church, Otterbein Lebanon Retirement Community in Lebanon, Ohio, and 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York. Burial will be in Mount Rose Cemetery. Viewings will be 10 to 11 a.m. today at the church, and 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Stambach was born Sept. 2, 1902, in York. She was the daughter of the late Clarence and Amanda (Kissinger) Haverstock.
She was an ordained clergy in the United Brethren Church, attended Bonebrake Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio, where she completed the Reader's Course; and member of Otterbein United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Espanola Hospital Auxiliary.
Mrs. Stambach is survived by a daughter, Ruth Marie Stambach of Lebanon, Ohio; two granddaughters; two great-grandsons; a sister, Marie Weaver of York; and nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service in York will be the Rev. Dr. Paul E. Stambach, superintendent of the State of College District of Central Pa. Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to McCurdy School, 261 McCurdy Road, Espanole, N.M. 87532; or to Otterbein Lebanon Retirement Community, 585 State Route 741 North, Lebanon, Ohio 45036.

Rosella B. Swartz
St. Mary's Catholic Church member
YORK Rosella B. (Munchel) Swartz, 93, of York Township, died at 4:09 p.m. Saturday at her home. She was the wife of the late Carl G. Swartz.
A Funeral Liturgy will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 309 S. George St., York. Burial will be in Holy Saviour Cemetery. Viewing will be 7 to 9 p.m. today, with Rosary at 8 p.m., at the John W. Keffer Funeral Home Inc., 902 Mount Rose Ave., York.
Mrs. Swartz was born March 31, 1906, in York. She was the daughter of the late Albert G. and Kate (Hilbert) Munchel.
She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, its Altar Rosary Society and Merry Makers.
Mrs. Swartz is survived by two sons, Peter A. Swartz of San Antonio, Texas and George J. Swartz of York; two daughters, Catherine A. Hack and Theresa Crisamore, both of York; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Lawrence Hemler.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church, 309 S. George St., York 17403.

Anna E. Tate
Director
GLEN ROCK Anna Eugenia "Jeanne" Tate, 62, of Glen Rock, Shrewsbury Township, died at 6:01 a.m. Sunday at her home. She was the wife of Leo C. Tate Sr. The couple observed their 36th wedding anniversary June 30.
The service will be noon Saturday at Shrewsbury Assembly of God, 124 N. Main St., Shrewsbury. Burial will be private in Holy Saviour Cemetery. Viewings will be 6 to 9 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the church. The Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Tate was born Aug. 27, 1936, in Baltimore. She was the daughter of the late Walter A. and Anna (Knell) Hafner.
She was director of New Life Center for Children and Mothers in Glen Rock for 13 years. She was a member of Shrewsbury Assembly of God, honored as Pennsylvania Outstanding Women by Pennsylvania Women of Today in 1993, had been nominated by the Glen Rock Chapter; received the Citizen Recognition Award by residents at the Southern York County Business Show in 1998, and was a graduate of Mount St. Agnes High School in Baltimore.
Mrs. Tate also is survived by three sons, Steve Tate of Dover, Leo Tate Jr. of Glen Rock and David Tate of York; three daughters, Theresa Quickel of Brogue, Carol DePolo of Rochester Hills, Mich., and Jeanne Gageby of Glen Rock; 16 grandchildren; two brothers, W. Albert Hafner of Jarrettsville, Md., and Raymond Baer of Columbia, Md.; and two sisters, Doris Fallon of Littlestown and Louise Eldredge of Emmittsburg, Md.
Officiating at the service will be her pastor, the Rev. Robert S. Harris.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Life Center for Children and Mothers Building Fund, P.O. Box 157, Glen Rock 17327.

Sara R. Topper
YORK Sara R. (Smyser) Topper, 86, of York, died Sunday morning at her home. She was the wife of the late Richard Topper.
The John W. Keffer Funeral Home Inc., 902 Mount Rose Ave., York, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Mabel S. Wagner
St. Paul's (Dubs) Lutheran Church member
DOVER Mabel S. (Ruhlman) Wagner, 92, of Dover, died at 7:15 p.m. Thursday at York Hospital. She was the wife of the late John E. Wagner.
The service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul's (Dubs) Lutheran Church, Box 328, Hanover RD 10. Burial will be in St. Paul's (Dubs) Cemetery. Viewing will be 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Mrs. Wagner was born Nov. 13, 1906, in Adams County. She was the daughter of the late George and Saranda (Mummert) Ruhlman.
She was a member of St. Paul's (Dubs) Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Wagner is survived by nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Marshall H. Gante, interim pastor.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's (Dubs) Lutheran Church, Box 328, Hanover RD 10 17362.

Carolyn I. Weikel
School teacher
RED LION Carolyn I. (Jacobs) Weikel, 85, formerly of Red Lion, died at 7:30 a.m. Saturday at York Lutheran Home at Sprenkle Drive, after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Robert D. "Bob" Weikel.
The service will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Burg Funeral Home Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery. Viewing will be 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Weikel was born Feb. 12, 1914, in West York. She was the daughter of the late Rev. Charles F. and Puria (Krout) Jacobs.
She was a school teacher, having taught at Violet Hill in York Township and fourth grade at Windsor Manor in Red Lion School District; and an antique dealer. She was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in York, 1936 graduate of Millersville State Teacher's College and graduated from high school in 1929 at the age of 15.
Mrs. Weikel is survived by nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be her pastor, the Rev. E. Gordon Ross.
Memorial contributions may be made to York Lutheran Home at Sprenkle Drive, 1801 Folkemer Circle, York 17404.

Anne E. Frutiger Zarfos
St. Paul's UMC member
DALLASTOWN Anne E. (Kuronyi) Frutiger Zarfos, 87, of Dallastown, died at 9:45 p.m. Thursday at Dallastown Nursing Center, after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Thomas W. Frutiger and the late Gerald L. Zarfos.
The service will be 2 p.m. today at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 45 First Ave., Red Lion. Burial will be in Red Lion Cemetery. Viewing will be 1 to 2 p.m. today at the church. The Burg Funeral Home Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Zarfos was born June 26, 1911, in Bethlehem. She was the daughter of the late Sandor and Sophia (Ballek) Kuronyi.
She was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Red Lion, a former member of Friendly Girls Sunday School class and was formerly active in the United Methodist Women.
Mrs. Zarfos is survived by two sons, Thomas W. Frutiger of Pittsford, N.Y., and Robert A. Frutiger of Red Lion; a daughter, Beverly Z. Slenker of Glen Rock RR 3; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be her pastor, the Rev. Charles W. Keller.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 45 First Ave., Red Lion, 17356; or to Visiting Nurse Association Hospice, 218 E. Market St., York 17403; or to Red Lion Area Historical Society Heritage Fund, P.O. Box 94, Red Lion 17356.

Harrison W. Bisker
House of Windsor mechanic
RED LION Harrison W. Bisker, 92, of Red Lion, died at 4:57 p.m. Monday at York Hospital. He was the husband of Creda L. (Frey) Bisker, to whom he was married for 60 years.
A graveside service will be 10 a.m. Friday in Red Lion Cemetery. There will be no viewing. The Burg Funeral Home Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion, is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Bisker was born April 24, 1907, in Hellam Township. He was the son of the late Joseph E. and Gertrude S. (Heindel) Bisker.
He was a mechanic for the House of Windsor in Red Lion.
Mr. Bisker also is survived by a sister, Margaret B. Wantz of Lancaster; and a niece and a nephew.

Mary E. Bowman
Retired secretary
YORK Mary E. Bowman, 89, of Spring Garden Township, died Sunday morning at her home.
The service will be 2 p.m. Friday at the Baumeister, Orcutt and Small Mortuaries Inc., South Queen and Jackson streets, York. Burial will be in Paddletown Cemetery in Newberrytown. Viewing will be 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.
Miss Bowman was born Sept. 2, 1909, in Pike Township. She was the daughter of the late Jonathan and Edna S. (Bloom) Bowman.
She was a retired secretary, having worked for Attorney Arthur Markowitz. She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, charter member of Alpha Iota Sorority, graduate of York Junior College and had attended Indiana Normal School in Indiana.
Miss Bowman is survived by a niece and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Asbury United Methodist Church, 340 E. Market St., York 17403.

Carl W. Fenninger Jr.
SANDY SPRING, Md. Carl W. Fenninger Jr., 86, of Sandy Spring, Md., formerly of York, died at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Friends House Nursing Home in Sandy Springs. He was the husband of Natalie V. Fenninger and the late Mary C. (Castle) Fenninger.
The Baumeister, Orcutt and Small Mortuaries Inc., South Queen and Jackson streets, York, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Herbert W. Frankenfield
U.S. Army veteran
BOWIE, Md. Herbert W. Frankenfield, 76, of 17610 Central Ave., Bowie, Md., formerly of New Oxford and Hanover, died Monday at Washington Adventist Hospital in Tacoma Park, Md. He was the husband of Clara V. (Thomas) Frankenfield, who died Aug. 13.
The service will be 2 p.m. Friday at the Feiser Funeral Home Inc., 302 Lincoln Way West, New Oxford. Burial will be in New Oxford Cemetery. Viewings will be 7 to 9 p.m. today at the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater, Md., and 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the Feiser Funeral Home.
Mr. Frankenfield was born Sept. 28, 1922, in New Oxford. He was the son of the late Robert D. and Lulu E. (Rhineheimer) Frankenfield.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Mr. Frankenfield is survived by a son, Steven J. Frankenfield of Bowie; a daughter, Judy L. Brent of Charleston, S.C.; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Angela Cooley-Bulhof, pastor of Conewago Circuit of United Methodist Churches.

Kathe Krill
Dining room hostess
NORTH YORK Kathe Krill, 61, of North York, died April 29 at her home.
Following cremation, a memorial service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Advent Lutheran Church, 1775 E. Market St., York. There will be no viewing or visitation. The Etzweiler Funeral Home, 1111 E. Market St., York, is in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Krill was born Oct. 9, 1937, in Danzig, Germany.
She was a dining room hostess for McDonald's Corp. on Memory Lane in York.
Ms. Krill is survived by two sons, Klaus D. Krill of York RD 9 and Ricky K. Krill; three daughters, Barbara Stambaugh of Dover, Regina R. Kessler of York RD 9 and Tammy Lewis of Chambersburg; and 11 grandchildren. Ms. Krill was preceded in death by a daughter, Sylvia Krill, who died in 1964.
Officiating will be the Rev. Richard L. Ehrhart, associate pastor of Advent Lutheran Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Advent Lutheran Church, 1775 E. Market St., York 17402.

Hulda O. Norris
Born in Peach Bottom Township
DELTA Hulda O. Norris, 93, of Delta, died at 2:15 a.m. Tuesday at York County Nursing Home. She was the wife of Thomas W. Norris, who died in 1976.
The service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the Harkins Funeral Home Inc., 600 Main St., Delta. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Norris was born Jan. 17, 1906, in Peach Bottom Township. She was the daughter of the late Andrew Ramsay and Miriam (Norris) Smith.
She was a former nurse's aide at York County Nursing Home and worked on the family dairy farm with her husband for many years.
Mrs. Norris is survived by three sisters, Olive R. Steele of York, Essie M. Smith of Delta and Edith Pierce of Joppa, Md.; and several nieces and nephews.
Officiating at the service will be the Rev. Richard Leonard of Salem United Methodist Church.

Raymond L. Smith
DOVER Raymond L. Smith, 83, of Dover, died at 3:15 p.m. Monday at his home. He was the husband of Velzetta I. (Hughes) Smith.
The Emig Funeral Home, 47 N. Queen St., Dover, is in charge of arrangements, which were incomplete.

Betty A. Williams
Inspector
YORK Betty A. (Roelke) Williams of York, died Saturday at her home. She was the wife of the late Amer Williams.
Following cremation, a memorial service will be 3 p.m. Saturday at the Second Church of the Brethren, 869 E. Princess St., York. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. There will be no viewing. The Heffner Funeral Chapel and Crematory Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Williams was born in York. She was the daughter of the late William E. and Ethel May (Scheffer) Roelke.
She was an inspector for York Casket Co. and worked for the former Bernstein Sewing Factory in York. She was a member of the Second Church of the Brethren, Jolly Seniors of York, Mall Walkers of the Galleria Mall and American Legion Auxiliary in Pleasureville.
Mrs. Williams is survived by two daughters, Mary Ann Furst of Dover and Anna May Groves of Georgia; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
Officiating at the service will be Pastor Courtland Howard.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, 2040 Linglestown Road, Suite 106, Harrisburg 17110; or to Hospice Preferred Choice, 4813 Jonestown Road, Suite 211, Harrisburg 17109.


 

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