Archives for August 2015

Brianne Noelle Shenandoah

Brianne Noelle Shenandoah, 19, of Mount Joy passed away unexpectedly on August 28, 2015 at home. She was born December 14, 1995 in Lancaster and is the daughter of Jorena Perry and stepfather James Perry of Mount Joy and Marcus Shenandoah of Tampa, FL. Brianne graduated from Donegal High School in 2014 where she was a cheerleader for football and basketball. She was employed by Houlihan's of Hershey and was making arrangements to begin HACC in the fall of 2016. Brianne enjoyed baking Continue reading

Charles C. Bray

In Memorial

Charles Collins Bray (1928-­2015) Charles C. Bray, 87, of Lancaster, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 28th, 2015 at home, surrounded by his loving family. His life was one of joy, constant adventure and great love. A man of many gifts, Charles graduated from Yale University, Princeton Theological Seminary and received his Ph.D in Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh, though his loyalty always remained with Haverford High School. Born in 1928 to Charles and Celia Bray, Charles Continue reading

Imogene M. Bowman

Imogene M. Bowman, 83, of Ephrata, passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy with her family by her side. Born in Ephrata, PA she was the daughter of the late Clayton and Caroline Kemper and wife of the late Melvin H. Bowman who passed in 1996. Imogene retired from True Precision Plastics after 30 years of service. She was a lifelong Philadelphia Phillies and Eagles fan. Many people will remember her sense of humor and great love for Continue reading

Gloria J. Burnelis

In Memorial

Gloria J. Burnelis, 70, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 in Lancaster, PA. Continue reading

Nathaniel R. Bethea

Nathaniel Robert Bethea, 58, spouse of Ernestine Bethea of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 in Lebanon, PA. Continue reading

A. June Gingrich

In Memorial

A. June Gingrich, 85 of Lebanon, died suddenly on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, in the Good Samaritan Hospital surrounded by her family and loved ones. She was the wife of the late Mark E. Gingrich who died Jan. 14, 2004. She was born in Lebanon a daughter of the late Harry E. and Alice M. Steiner Redinger. She was a member of Salem Lutheran Church and had enjoyed golfing and bowling. Surviving are daughter, Laurie Ann Bathurst wife of Tom Obitko of Latta, SC; 3 grandchildren and 3 great Continue reading

David G. Stryker

David G. Stryker, 71 of Mount Joy, passed away on Sunday, August 16th, 2015, with his family by his side.  He was the loving husband of Brenda J. Stryker.  He was born in Huntingdon County, Pa. a son of Wallace M. Stryker and Esther Ada Rebecca (Lykens) Stryker.  Born August 8, 1944, David was one of ten children. He will be lovingly missed by his wife Brenda J. (Dipperty) Stryker of 44 years, and his twin sons Clint married to Jody (Crider) Stryker of Washington Boro, and Shawn married to Continue reading

James Patrick Moore, Jr.

James P. Moore Jr., 61, of Lititz passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2015. Born in Flemington, New Jersey, he will be greatly missed by his son, Charles Moore; daughters, Christina Stefanick and Jessica Wadsworth; mother, Lois Worthington; sister, Debbie Falk; brothers, Thomas Moore, Raymond Worthington, Earl Worthington and William Worthington, 7 well-loved grandkids, nieces and nephews and great nephew. His family describes him as a kind, selfless, fun, loving, hardworking family Continue reading

Basilio Colon

Basilio Colon, 76, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Monday, August 3, 2015 in Lancaster, PA. Continue reading

Frederick Leo Cusick

Frederick Leo Cusick, 65, beloved husband of Lauren McCartney Cusick, and the doting father of Julia Cusick, Marie Yearick and Katharine Cusick, died Aug. 1 from complications of colon cancer. For 26 years, until 2005, he was a reporter for The Philadelphia Inquirer, covering politics in Harrisburg and general assignment news and features in the Philadelphia region. In 1980, he shared a Pulitzer Prize for general local reporting with a team from The Inquirer that covered the Three Mile Island Continue reading