Archives for October 2016

Lester E. Parsons, Jr.

On October 27, 2016, Lester E. Parsons, Jr., 61 years old from Gap, passed away at Mt. Joy Hospice Care Unit. He was the husband of Carole (Combs)Parsons for 27 years. He is also survived by Lester Parsons, III of York, Leslie Parsons of Lancaster, son Dakota R. Parsons (serving in USAF Dover Delaware); one step-son Tyler Karmilowicz (wife Lauren) of Ephrata. Siblings include: Donna Parsons of Conestoga, William Parsons of Conestoga, Allen Parsons (wife Lisa) of Christiana; several nieces and Continue reading

John Edward Trego, Sr.

In Memorial

John Edward Trego, Sr., of Coatesville, PA, passed away on October 25, 2016. Cremation Services of Lancaster, (717)273-6283.   Continue reading

Joan Ann Vennick

In Memorial

Joan Ann Vennick, of Manheim, PA, passed away on October 24, 2016. Cremation Services of Lancaster, (717) 273-6283.   Continue reading

Maria Cintron Vargas

In Memorial

Maria Cintron Vargas of Willow St., passed away on October 22, 2016. Cremation Services of Lancaster, (717) 273-6283. Continue reading

Greg A. “Grubby” Mellinger

Greg A. "Grubby" Mellinger 56, of Ephrata Passed away Tuesday October 18, 2016 at home. He is survived by his loving daughter Kayla Mellinger He was the son of the late Rose and Leon Hertzog.  Predeceased in death by his loving spouse Cathy Brossman.  Employed at Skyline Homes for 30+ years. Grub was the recipient of the Carnegie Hero Medal. Grubby enjoyed Nascar, Bingo and getting away to his camp in Huntingdon County with friends to drink old mud. Grub had an excellent green thumb, he Continue reading

Tina Marie Marks

Tina Marie Marks (Jones), age 46, of Lancaster passed away of natural causes after a long illness at Lancaster General Hospital on October 15, 2016. She was born March 11, 1970 in Lancaster, daughter of Frank & Pat Jones of Wakefield, PA. She was predeceased by her father, Frank, her husband’s Nick Henry and Rick Marks.  She is survived by her mother Pat, her brother Dwayne, her sister Amanda Reed and her children Dustin, Desiree & Nick and two grandchildren. Tina was a local Continue reading

Jean Marie Ciarrocca

Jean M. Ciarrocca, age 67, of Lancaster, formerly of Elmira NY, died on Saturday, October 15th, 2016 at Conestoga View Nursing Home in Lancaster.  She was born Jean Marie Gagliardi on July 1st, 1949, to the late Paul J. Gagliardi and the late Ann P. Smith, in Elmira NY.   Jean was a loving mother and grandma with a kind heart who was very proud of her children and grandchildren.  She had an outgoing, fun personality and was a generous lady who loved to paint.  She was involved in many Continue reading

Doris Ann Waltz

In Memorial

DORIS ANN WALTZ October 22, 1955 – October 7, 2016 Resided in Elizabethtown, PA Doris Ann Waltz, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, October 7, 2016, as the result of a car accident in Lancaster County. She was 60 years old. Born on October 22, 1955 in Baltimore, Maryland to the late Thomas Dewey and Evelyn Virginia Bice, she was a graduate of Bel Air High School in Bel Air, Maryland. She worked in a variety of jobs including caretaker at a Plant Nursery Plants, waitress, school cafeteria Continue reading

David E. Horst

In Memorial

David E. Horst, 58, of Lancaster, passed away on September 22, 2016.  Cremation Services of Lancaster.  (717) 273-6283 Continue reading