Archives for November 2014

William E. Wood

William E. Wood, 74, resident of Manor Care, died peacefully on Wednesday, November 26, 2014.  Born in Providence, R.I., he was the son of the late Ernest and Esther Wood.  He is survived by siblings George Wood of Columbia and Janice Wood of Wrightsville; a nephew Garrett and a niece Lauren Wood. Bill was a member of: Rolling Rhody’s Antique Car Club, Mediator Fellowship Club, International House of Brown University, Red Cross of Lancaster and the Lancaster Historical Society. A Memorial Continue reading

Isabel A. Lieberman

In Memorial

Isabel Acker Lieberman, 67, of Kinzers, PA passed away on Friday, November 28, 2014. She was the loving wife of Ronald Lieberman at the Old Mill. She was born in York, PA, a daughter of the late Della Kurtz Acker and George N. Acker. There will be a memorial service in the Spring or Summer of 2015 at the Old Mill on Newport Road, Kinzers. For information, please call (717)442-0220. Continue reading

William L. Warmkessel

In Memorial

William L. Warmkessel, 59, of Lancaster passed away on Monday, November 17. He was the son of Gerald E. Warmkessel and the late Ellen (Frey) Warmkessel. Known as "Billy Warmth," he hosted trivia shows in the Lancaster area for many years. He was a graduate of Hempfield High School and served in the U.S. Air Force. In addition to his father he is survived by a daughter, Heather L. Warmkessel of Anchorage, AK, a sister, Sharon Presto of Mount Joy, a brother, James Warmkessel of Lititz, a Continue reading

Dorothy Louise Minion Helm

Dorothy Louise Minion Helm was born on January 23, 1922 on a farm in southwestern Minnesota. She left this earth surrounded by loved ones on November 16, 2014. Dorothy grew up on the family farm raising 4H steers and riding her beloved pony, Spot. In 1941 she entered nursing school at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Washington, D.C. During her first year there she met Richard Charles Helm. They were married on June 12, 1942 in Bingham Lake, Minnesota. Following WWII Dorothy and Richard Continue reading

Londa R. Allen

In Memorial

Londa (Roxanne) Allen, 63, passed into the Loving Arms of her Savior Monday Nov 17 in the presence of her loving family, and husband  Holmes Allen of Lancaster. They were married 40  years. She was the daughter of Rose M (Mentzer) Lancaster and the late Richard L Wettig. A life long resident of Lancaster she was preceeded in death by two daughters Selena Allen and Marisol Ruiz and two granddaughters Iysis Allen and Desiree Denise. She is survived by her children Tyree Allen, Mary LaRochelle Continue reading

Joseph A. Coppola Jr.

Joseph A. Coppola, Jr., 88, spouse of Marie  (Trabbold) Coppola of San Diego, CA, passed away on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 in Coatesville, PA. Continue reading

Arlene R. Grimaud

In Memorial

Arlene R. Grimaud, 86, spouse of James  H. G. Grimaud of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Thursday, November 13, 2014 in Lancaster, PA. Continue reading

Kenneth Robert Buck

In Memorial

Kenneth Robert Buck 43 of Lancaster, PA went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday October 28.  Mr. Buck was originally from Neptune and Colts Neck, New Jersey. He had nearly completed a degree in business at Millersville University. He was an accomplished guitarist and pianist.  He is survived by his companion, Melissa Fern of Lancaster, his parents, Jack and Sandy Buck of New Providence, a brother Steven and his wife Stephanie, a niece Alexandra, and two nephews Jarrod and Jordon Buck of Continue reading