William E. Riggle

 
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William E. Riggle, 83, of Elizabethtown, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at Masonic Village. He was the husband of the late June G. Riggle, who passed away on July 7, 2013. He was born in Lima, OH, son of the late Fred E. and Dorothy E. Kohli Riggle. He was a Supervisor for RCA Corp., and owned several local restaurants: Foxshire, Wood's Edge, and the Pantry Deli. He was a member of Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd and the Masonic Lodge #43 F&AM, Lancaster. He was a Veteran of the US Navy, serving during the Korean Conflict and a member of the Millersville-Manor VFW Post #7294.

He is survived by one son: William E. (Theresa) Riggle, Jr., Rising Sun, MD. One daughter: Tambrey Lee (the late Michael) Diehm, Lancaster and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one sister: Patsy Lee Allen.

The Graveside Service and Burial will be held at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery on FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019 AT 10:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: Masonic Village Hospice. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Walter J. "Jim" Shaub

 
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Walter J. "Jim" Shaub, Jr., 78, of Columbia, entered his Heavenly Home on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 following a three month illness and a 35 year journey with Diabetes at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy. Jim is survived by his best friend and wife, Linda L. Rider Shaub to whom he was married for 60 years. He was born in Columbia, son of the late Walter J., Sr. and Mary E. Horner Shaub. He was a graduate of Columbia High School, Class of 1958 and retired from Anvil International after 40 years of service.

Surviving in addition to his wife, three children: Keith A. Shaub, Mark C. (Charlotte A.) Shaub, all of Columbia, and Lynne D. Shaub, at home. Two grandchildren: Tiffanie L. and Mark C., Jr. One great-grandson: Alaric James.

The Memorial Service will be held at Mountville Mennonite Church, 205 Froelich Avenue, Mountville on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. with Pastor Jim Laverty and Pastor Phil Shertzer, officiating. Visitation with the family will follow the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: the American Diabetes Association, 150 Monument Rd., Suite 100, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Edward J. Kasper

 
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Edward J. Kasper, 79, of East Petersburg, passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. He was born in Luzerne County, son of the late Peter Kasper and Josephine H. Swipps Wagner. He was the owner of Epic Dental Lab, Annapolis, MD before his retirement. Ed was a Veteran of the US Air Force; a former member of Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Middletown; and a member of Knights of Columbus Council #3501. He enjoyed writing poetry, the NY Times Sunday crossword puzzles, in pen, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by two daughters: Jill M. (Charles R., Jr.) Kurtz, Mountville; and Krystal K. Little, Beaufort, SC. Five grandchildren: Charles R. Kurtz, III; Benjamin, Nathaniel, Brandon, and Gabriel. Two great-grandchildren: Aiden and Ruby. He was preceded in death by one sister: Wendy Lyons.

The Memorial Service will be held at the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Mountville on SATURDAY, JUNE 8, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: the American Diabetes Association, 150 Monument Rd, Suite 100, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 or the American Heart Association, 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Howard B. Larsen

 
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Howard B. Larsen, 104, of St. John's Herr Estate, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019 at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy. He was the husband of the late Beatrice V. Larsen, who passed away on December 29, 2003 and Elizabeth Kershner Kline Larsen with whom he celebrated their 14th wedding anniversary in December of 2018. He was born in Brooklyn, NY son of the late Jens and Margaret Thompson Larsen. Howard worked as a Supervisor in Telephone Services, Manhattan, before his retirement. He was a member of Reformation Lutheran Church and he enjoyed bowling, traveling, Big Band Music, and dancing.

Surviving in addition to his wife, one son: Kurt H. (Judy) Larsen. Two daughters: Janet E. (Tom) Fabian and Kristine B. (Jay) Lowman. One step-daughter: Renee E. (Thomas) Haag. One step-son: Jason S. (Louise) Kline. Four grandchildren. Three great-grandchildren. Five step-grandchildren. Five step-great-grandchildren. One sister: Madelyn Rowe. He was preceded in death by one step-son: Richard Kline and one step-grandson: Gregory Amato.

The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at St. John's Herr Estate, 200 Luther Lane, Columbia, PA 17512 on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. with Chaplain Dione M. Klepetka and Pastor Luke Seamon, officiating. Interment in Silver Spring Cemetery. Friends may call at the Chapel from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: St. John's Herr Estate or Reformation Lutheran Church, 2100 Manor Ridge Dr., Lancaster, PA 17603. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Lisa A. Stephenson

 
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Lisa A. Stephenson, 52, of Columbia, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019 while under the care of Hospice and Community Care. She was born in Sayre, PA daughter of Gordon C. Stephenson, Bloomington, MN and Judith C. Aylesworth Kerstetter, Mount Joy. She worked in Medical Records at RGI for 15 years. Lisa enjoyed reading, crocheting, hiking, riding motorcycles, and animal rescue.

Surviving in addition to her parents, her fiancée Michele Benham, Columbia. One step-daughter: Kristin L. Mason, Wilmington, NC. One sister: Fawn Stephenson-Lilly, Columbia. Two brothers and sister-in-laws. One niece and two nephews. Also, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A Visitation and Time of Sharing will be held at the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Mountville on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to: the Lancaster County PSPCA, 848 South Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17602 or the Humane League of Lancaster County, 2195 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Michael D. Graybill

 
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Michael D. Graybill, 45, of Lancaster, passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2019. He was born in Lancaster, son of Dennis E. Graybill and Donna J. Smith (Butch) Collins. He was an auto retailer for the Manheim Auto Auction. He enjoyed golfing, playing the guitar, motorcycles, wrestling, Philadelphia Eagles, and he loved his grandchildren.

Surviving in addition to his parents, his fiancé Leslie Hertzog. Three daughters: Alyssa R., Angela M., and Vanessa N. Graybill. Three grandchildren: Nevaeh Campbell, Benjamin M. Graybill, and Zander A. Delgado. Former wife: Stefanie L. Boyce. Siblings: Richard D. (Jessica) Graybill. Michelle L. (Robert, Jr.) Rhone. Two nieces: Kayla Graybill and Courtney Rhone. One nephew: Robert R. Rhone, III.

The Memorial Service will be held at Central Manor Church of God, 387 Penn Street, Washington Boro on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 3:00 PM. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Gerald F. Yeaglin

 
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Gerald F. Yeaglin, 69, of West Hempfield Township passed away following a courageous, three year battle with Pancreatic Cancer on Monday, April 29, 2019 at home. He was the husband of Sharon L. McCracken Yeaglin with whom he celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on November 3, 2018. They were together since he was 18 years old. He was born in Lancaster, son of the late Paul L. and Bertha M. Wargo Yeaglin. He was a Superintendent for Lancaster Home Builders for 15 years. He was a member of St. Leo the Great Catholic Church; a very avid Philadelphia sports fan; and a graduate of Lancaster Catholic High School, Class of 1968. He enjoyed hunting, playing golf, and socializing with his friends. He had been in the construction field most of his life. He was a volunteer coach and umpire for all three of his son's sporting events and shared his extended home building skills with his sons. His passion was his handyman skills which he also shared with family and friends.

Surviving in addition to his wife, three sons: Johnny P. Yeaglin, Boca Raton, FL; Kevin M. Yeaglin, Houston, TX; and Bryan C. (Vera) Yeaglin, Chattanooga, TN. Two grandchildren: Brooks and Caroline. He will be sadly missed by his eight brothers and sisters: Catherine (Terry) Baughman; Paul Yeaglin; William (Coral) Yeaglin; Ruth (Gary) Carmen; Theresa (the late Jere) High; James (Kim) Yeaglin; Margaret (Tom) Leddy; and Irene (Mark) Detwiler. He was preceded in death by one brother; Joseph Yeaglin.

The Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 409 Cherry Street, Columbia, PA on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Stephen P. Kelley, as Celebrant. Final Commendation and Farewell will be in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: Cancer Research at Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1800 Orleans St., Baltimore, MD 21287. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Thomas T. Stohler

 
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Thomas T. Stohler, 79, of Columbia, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019. He was the husband of the late Patricia A. Stohler, who passed away on May 31, 2016. He was born in Mount Joy, son of the late Thomas L. and Vern Stohler. He was a tool & die maker and a Veteran of the US Marine Corp. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and training hunting dogs. Tom loved his family, especially his grandchildren.

He is survived by his son: Thomas L. Stohler, Columbia. Two grandchildren: Thomas D. and Zachary W. Stohler. Twin brother: Nev (Cathy) Stohler, Lebanon.

Private Services will be held for the family. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Betty J. Hoffman

 
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Betty J. Hoffman, 96, of Columbia, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at St. Anne's Retirement Community. She was the wife of the late Elwood L. Hoffman, who passed away in 1989. Betty was born in Columbia, daughter of the late Verne R. and Florence H. Miller. She was a very active, and longtime member of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church; a lifelong member of the Order of Eastern Star, Columbia Chapter #366; and a very active volunteer for many area organizations.

She is survived by one daughter-in-law: Bonnie M. Hoffman, Columbia. Three grandchildren: Keith (Kathy) Hoffman, Manheim; Scott Hoffman, Tulleson, AZ; and Kyleann (Mitch) Heim, Columbia. Two great-grandchildren; Ashley (Terry) Spangenburg; and Alec Hoffman. Three great-great-grandchildren: Nathan, Emma, and Benjamin. One sister: Arlene (John) Landis, Lancaster. She was preceded in death by one son: Dennis E. Hoffman and nine brothers and sisters.

The Memorial Service will be held at St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, 655 S. Tenth St., Columbia, PA 17512 on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 4:00 P.M. with Rev. Mark S. Kopp, officiating. Private interment in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens. The Family will greet friends after the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to St. James Lutheran Church. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.


John R. Swarr

 
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John R. Swarr, 85, of Columbia, passed away on Friday, April 26, 2019 at Juniper Village, Mount Joy. He was the husband of the late Mary Jane Swarr, who passed away on November 21, 2018. John was born in Columbia, son of the late Christian and Florence Smith Swarr. He was an inspector, having worked for Alcoa and Wyeth Laboratories before his retirement. John was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Korean Conflict with the Signal Corps at Fort Monmouth, NJ. He graduated from Lancaster Catholic High School, Class of 1953; was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church; a lifetime member of Red Rose Memorial VFW Post #2435; a former member of Hambones Pool League; was an avid bowler; worked with his dad as a paper hanger; and enjoyed going to the hunting camp in Perry County with his family and friends.

He is survived by one daughter: Kathy A. (Keith) Hoffman, Manheim. Two sons: John M. (Dora) Swarr, Columbia; and Mark L. (Krista J.) Swarr, York. One granddaughter: Madison Jane Swarr. He was the last of his immediate family having been preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.

The Funeral Service will be held at the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., 31 South Eighth Street, Columbia on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. Final Commendation and Farewell will be in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with Full Military Honors. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: Masonic Village Hospice, 98 Masonic Dr., Suite 101, Elizabethtown, PA 17022. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Mary (Hamm) Carper

 
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Mary (Hamm) Carper, 91, of Willow Valley Lakes Manor, formerly of Manheim and Millersville, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. She was the wife of the late Richard G. Carper to whom she was married for 59 years before he passed away in 2014. Mary was born in Lancaster, daughter of the late Henry H. and Catherina Braun Hamm. She graduated from J.P. McCaskey High School, Class of 1946 and worked at Armstrong World Industries from 1943-1954. Mary was a lifelong member of Calvary Church. She volunteered for Calvary Homes, and Calvary Care Food pantry. Mary worked tirelessly in her husband’s deli business: Carper’s Home of Fine Foods, for 30 years. In 1969, Mary joined her husband in forming Garden Spot Promotions, assuming the role of CEO after Richard’s illness, while continuing the mission of providing and presenting Gospel Music and it’s message throughout South Central Pennsylvania until she retired in 2004. Mary lived her life with courage, integrity and good humor, leaving all who knew her with an example of hardworking perseverance and resilience.

Mary is survived by two sons: Ronald J. husband of Barbara Carper, Mount Joy and Roger L. husband of Barb Carper, Lancaster. One daughter: Marianne wife of Karl Neuenschwander, Leola. Six grandchildren. Seven great-grandchildren. Three step-grandchildren. Two step-great-grandchildren. One sister: Helen wife of Jerry Frey, Landisville. She was preceded in death by three siblings: Albert Hamm; Erna Brodhecker; and Anne Acker.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Mary’s Celebration of Life Service at Willow Valley Lakes Manor Auditorium, 300 Willow Valley Lakes Drive, Willow Street on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. Friends may visit with the family at the auditorium from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent in Mary’s memory to: Hospice and Community Care, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125 or visit www.hospiceconnect.org/gift. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Ida S. Kennedy

 
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Ida S. Kennedy, 83, of Lancaster, left this world on Saturday, April 20, 2019, from her home and joined her late husband, Shelburn R. Kennedy, who passed away on March 11, 1985. She was born in Millersburg, daughter of the late Harry J. and Mary Gregg Miller. She worked her entire life in retail, finally retiring from E.M. Herr, Ace Hardware, Columbia. Ida previously lived in Harrisburg, Shippensburg, Chambersburg and the Lancaster area. She loved Country Music, taking long car trips, the mountains, and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Her favorite saying was "You better or I will bop you one!"

She is survived by her children: David (Marie) Kennedy, Scranton; Cynthia (James) Maley, Lancaster; Shelburn (Judith) Kennedy, Jr., Seneca; Robert (Kelly) Kennedy, Walnutport; Charles Kennedy, McConnellsburg; and Candice (Greg) Williams, Bradenton, FL. She was a beloved Grandma who had numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, step-children: Shelby, Melanie, and Nancy, and their families. She was preceded in death by one step-daughter: Theresa. Brothers: John, Russel, William, George, and Harry Miller, Jr. Sisters: Doris Mease, Carrie Salmons, Bessie Romberger, and Agnes Garmon.

The Family would like to thank Hospice and Community Care for the compassion and care during Ida's last journey.

Private Services will be held for the family. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Clyde Hess Herr

 
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Clyde Hess Herr, 96, of Lancaster, passed away on April 22, 2019 at the Mennonite Home. He was the husband of the late Cecile L. Thumma Herr to whom he was married for 52 years. Clyde was born in Providence Township, son of the late Ira C., Sr. and Emma Hess Herr.

As a young man, Clyde was engaged in farming and later was employed by Martin's Chicks as a maintenance foreman for over 50 years. He was a charter member of Hempfield United Methodist Church and was dedicated to his wife and family. In retirement, he volunteered for over 15 years as a Meals-on-Wheels driver. Designing and creating furniture and wood projects was a favorite pastime in his basement wood-shop. Clyde also enjoyed fishing, hiking, traveling, and making video recordings of his trips.

He is survived by his daughters: Beverly A. (wife of the late J. Richard) White, Mount Joy; and Jeanne Herr (wife of Michael) Cassidy, Maytown. One grandson: Patrick Cassidy, Bellefonte. One brother: Ira C. (Mary Jean) Herr, Jr., Lititz. One sister: Dorothy (Joseph) Stoltzfus, Leola. He was preceded in death by one daughter: Nancy Eileen Herr Lawrence, and three brothers: J. Robert Herr, Roy D. Herr and Raymond Herr.

The Funeral Service will be held at Hempfield United Methodist Church, 3050 Marietta Avenue, Lancaster on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 12:00 Noon with Rev. John F. Longmire, officiating. Private interment will be held. Friends may call from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory will be to: Masonic Village Hospice, One Masonic Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022 or VisionCorps, 244 North Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Ruth Lillian Davis

 
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Ruth Lillian Davis, 83, of Columbia, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019. She was born in Takoma Park, Maryland daughter of the late Oscar Wunder and Lillian Isabelle Shermer Scherger. Ruth was a graduate of Montgomery Blair High School, and thereafter attended the University of Maryland, College Park for two years. After getting married in February of 1956, to the late Alton Kenneth Davis, her next 13 years were occupied with being a homemaker and mother of three children.

It was after relocating to Elizabethtown that she decided to complete her education and find a career path. She enrolled in Elizbethtown College as a full-time student, all the while being a devoted full-time mother and maintaining a part-time job on campus. She graduated in 1972 with honors. Several years later, while teaching full-time, she completed her Masters in Education at Millersville State College (now Millersville University), and her story of being a 40 year old wife and mother returning to school to earn a degree with fellow students half her age was featured in the Lancaster newspaper at the time of her graduation.

Ruth taught in the Donegal School District for 24 years, primarily as a kindergarten teacher at the Maytown Elementary School. She had a passion for reading both as a teacher and as her own personal pastime. She took great pleasure in travel, both domestic and in Europe, always looking for a new, interesting place to visit. She loved being a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and she loved losing her heart to a rascally cat or dog.

Ruth was preceded in death by her longtime companion, Albert McLaughlin. She is survived by her three children: Anne-Marie (Timothy) Killian; Kevin (Deborah) Davis; and Catherine Davis. She is also survived by four grandchildren: Matthew (Shannon) Killian; Jonathan (Valerie) Killian; Brian (Kaitlyn) Davis and Caroline Davis. Three great-grandchildren: Tyler, Austin and Sawyer Killian.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Peter Catholic Church, 121 South Second Street, Columbia on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. Final Commendation and Farewell will be in Fairview Cemetery, Wrightsville. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Columbia Public Library, 24 South Sixth St., Columbia, PA 17512. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Mary J. King

 
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Mary J. King, 88, of Mountville, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2019 at LGH. She was the wife of Paul O. King, Jr. with whom she celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on October 3, 2018. She was born in Lancaster, daughter of the late J. Fred and Anna Frey Shoffstall. Mary was a charter member and very active in Westminster Presbyterian Church, where she was a Deaconess.

Surviving in addition to her husband, one daughter: Lynn D. (Charlie F.) Kopf, Sun City West, AZ. One son: Craig D. (Linda K.) King, Ephrata. Two grandchildren: Joy (Drew) Scally and Michelle (Colby) Vickers. Five great-grandchildren. One brother: Fred Shoffstall. Two sisters: Carol Seymour and Wanda Mowery. She was preceded in death by one sister: Ann VanAken.

The Funeral Service will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2151 Oregon Pike, Lancaster on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Dr. John S. Light, officiating. Interment in Mountville Cemetery. Friends may call at the church from 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Patricia Ann Hallacher

 
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Patricia Ann Hallacher, 83, of Columbia, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy. She was the wife of the late Raymond F. Hallacher, Sr., who passed away in 2011. She was born in Lancaster, daughter of the late Walter A. and Sara S. Rittenhouse McComsey. She worked as a bus aide at the S. June Smith Center before her retirement. Pat was a member of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, and a former member of Columbia #1 Fire Company.

She is survived by her children: Raymond F. (Paula) Hallacher, Jr.; Dianne P. (Larry) McCauley; and Wanda J. (Tim) Fischer, all of Columbia. Seven grandchildren: Paul Hallacher (companion of Winnie), Fairfax, VA; Brett (Jennifer) Hallacher, Manheim; Raymond F. (Michelle) Hallacher, III, Marietta; Sara (Scott) Enedy, Willow Street; Nathan Fischer, Columbia; Angela (Justin) Paul, Columbia; and Tim Fischer, Columbia. Nine great-grandchildren. Two sisters: Evelyn Snyder, Mount Joy; and Susan Ortega, Carlisle. She was preceded in death by one sister: Barbara Keperling.

The family would like to thank her friends at Trinity House Apartments and Hospice and Community Care for the amazing care given to Pat and her family.

The Funeral Service will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church, 23 South Sixth Street, Columbia, PA 17512 on Monday, April 15, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Beth J. Costlow, officiating. Interment in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held at the church from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to: St. John's Lutheran Church or Hospice and Community Care, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Columbia/Mountville. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Catherine E. Glick

 
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Catherine E. "Kitty" Glick, 102, of Mountville, waltzed into heaven and was caught by Ben on Monday, April 1, 2019 at St. Anne's Retirement Community. She was the wife of the late Benjamin L. Glick who passed away in 2008. She was born in Lancaster, daughter of the late Frank and Clara Ortman Ackerman. She worked as a folder at Standard Garment Co., Columbia. She was the oldest member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church. She loved her dogs, reading, her family, especially her grandchildren, great- and great-great-grandchildren. Kitty was a nurturer.

She is survived by three sons: Benjamin F. Glick; Gary D. (Doris) Glick, all of Mountville; and Jay N. (fiance of Penny) Glick, Kingman, AZ. Five grandchildren. Six great-grandchildren. Two great-great-grandchildren. Four step-grandchildren and nine step-great-grandchildren. One nephew: Fred Palmer. She was preceded in death by one sister: Irene Brubaker.

The Funeral Service will be held at the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Mountville on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with Chaplain Dan Derk, officiating. Interment in Mountville Brethren Cemetery. Friends may call from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to: Hospice and Community Care, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

Rose E. Kauffman

 
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Rose E. Kauffman, 82, of Stokes, NC, formerly of Lancaster, PA passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019 at home. She was the wife of the late Charles A. Kauffman, who passed away on July 7, 2017. She was born in Cambria County, PA, daughter of the late Francis A. and Della M. Judson Pierce. She was a custodian for Manheim Township Schools, Lancaster and in her earlier years was a nurse's assistant at Pitt Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed bowling, crocheting, hunting, fishing, traveling, birds, being outdoors, singing, Southern Gospel Music, cooking for her family, family gatherings, and going to yard sales. Rose was a woman of her faith.

She is survived by her children: Frederick Wilson, Timothy Wilson, Wayne Wilson, Carol Briley, and Marie (Larry) Sutton, all of North Carolina. One step-son: Jeffrey A. (Cindy) Kauffman. Two step-daughters: Connie Weaver, and Charlene Burkholder. One step-daughter-in-law: Susan Kauffman, all of Lancaster County. Seven grandchildren; Six great-grandchildren; Six step-grandchildren; and Eight step-great-grandchildren. One brother: Jerry (Bonnie) Pierce, Wellsboro, PA. Two sisters: Marian Deutcher, Williamsport, PA and Pat Kirk, Texas. She was preceded in death by ten brothers and sisters.

The Graveside Service and Burial will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 10:30 A.M. Please omit flowers. Arrangements by the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., Mountville/Columbia. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.

 
 

Earl R. Musser, Jr.

 
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Earl R. Musser, Jr., 72, of Columbia passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2019. He was the husband of Lynn A. Deets Musser with whom he celebrated their 37th wedding anniversary on December 5, 2018. He was born in Lancaster, son of the late Earl R., Sr. and Dorothy M. Moore Musser. He was a bricklayer for more than 30 years. Following his retirement, he worked at Columbia High School as a custodian/security guard for 15 years on the weekends.

Surviving in addition to his wife, his children: Brenda M. Musser, Mary C. Musser, Christine Musser, Earl R. Musser, III, all of Columbia; Michael B. McKenney, Florida, Kelly R. Musser, and Drew M. Musser, both of Columbia. Four grandchildren and one great-grandson. One brother: John (Joann) McKenney, Florida. One sister: Georgia (George) Kennedy, Columbia. He was preceded in death by one sister: Rebecca Musser.

The Memorial Service will be held at the Workman Funeral Homes, Inc., 31 South Eighth Street, Columbia on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. with visitation from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to: Trout Unlimited, PO Box 7400, Woolly Bugger, WV 25438. To send an online condolence, visit the condolence page.