Archives for December 2016

Michael E. Whitcraft

Michael E. Whitcraft, 59, of Lancaster, passed away December 24, 2016 at his residence in Lancaster. He is preceded in death by his brother Steven D. Whitcraft. Michael was born in Lancaster, Pa. on May 26, 1957. He was a son of Ronald D. Whitcraft and the late Shirley R. (Weaver) Whitcraft. Michael was of the Christian faith. Michael was a mechanic. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and repairing them as well. He liked golfing and traveling. Mike had a short stint as a race car driver at Clyde Continue reading

Hermann E. Grill

In Memorial

Hermann E. Grill, 87, of Lancaster, passed away on December 25, 2016.  He was the husband of Joan Grill.   Cremation Services of Lancaster, (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Jon Michael Keller, D.O.

Dr. Jon Michael Keller passed from this world to be with the Lord on December 22nd, 2016 at age 67. Born in Ephrata and raised in Lititz, he was a 1967 graduate of Warwick High, a 1971 graduate of Juniata College, and a 1975 graduate the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.  He was one of the first Board Certified Emergency Physicians in the nation, serving Lancaster Co. as the first Emergency Medical Resource Director. In later years he became Board Certified in Family Practice, Continue reading

Marjorie F. Gearhart

Marjorie L. Feigley Gearhart, age 92 born in Cuddy, PA, and raised in Pittsburgh, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 in her Lancaster residence. She was born September 20, 1924 to the late Lawrence I. and Willa B. Stom.  She graduated from South Fayette Township High School, Class of 1942.  She was preceded in death by both of her husbands, David A. Feigley (1965) and Earl T. Gearhart (1982) and her brother, Eugene (1971). Marjorie worked in different occupational Continue reading

Larry W. Eckman

In Memorial

Larry W. Eckman, 69, of Lancaster, passed away on passed away on December 21, 2016.  Cremation Services of Lancaster.  (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Kevin D. Brewer

Kevin D. Brewer, 65, of Mount Joy, passed away surrounded by family on Monday, December 19th, 2016 at Lancaster General Hospital. He was the loving fiancé of Barbara Hess, and father to Tara Reinhold and Janel Jenkins He was born near Horsham England to David and Patricia Brewer, on December 9, 1951 He studied Engineering at Crawley Technical College, and retired from tool and dye manufacturing. Kevin loved spending peaceful, quality time with his fiancé Barb and Gracie, his pet boxer.  Continue reading

Russ A. McPherson, Jr

In Memorial

Russ A. McPherson, Jr, 73, of Lancaster, Pa, passed away on December 20, 2016. Cremation Services of Lancaster, ( 717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Jacqueline A. Axe

In Memorial

Jacqueline A. Axe, 77, of Lancaster, Pa, passed away on December 17, 2016. Cremation Services of Lancaster  ( 717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Richard l Hamilton Sr.

Richard l Hamilton Sr. at the age of 73 of Delta, Pa. Went home to the lord on December 15, 2016. Richard was born in York, PA to Henry Hamilton and Janet Anderson. Dick Grew up on his Grandparents farm in Lower Chanceford and later built his home on that site, where he enjoyed all the beauty of the farm. After graduating from Red lion high School, he pursued a career in welding which he excelled. He worked throughout the country on pipe lines and power plants. Dick ended his career at Continue reading

T. Jane Stauffer

In Memorial

T. Jane Stauffer, 87, of Lancaster, Pa, passed away on December 14, 2016. Cremation Services of Lancaster (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Richard L Woerner

Richard L Woerner of Lancaster, PA passed away on 12/15/16 at Golden Living Center. He was born in Lebanon, PA to the late Roy G Woerner and Barbara A Woerner. He was employed at the Friendly Greek on South Prince Street for over 35 years. He mostly enjoyed shooting darts and shuffle alley, and cheering on his Buffalo Bills and Atlanta Braves. He was is survived by his mother Barbara A Woerner of Lancaster, His sister Sherry Marquart, wife of Anthony Marquart of Lancaster, His Continue reading

Robert Lee Deery, Jr, ” Cowboy”

Robert Lee Deery, Jr, "Cowboy", entered into rest on December 4, 2016. Born in West Chester, Pa, he is preceded in death by his father, Robert Lee, Sr, mother Bettina ( Catena) and daughter Katie. He leaves behind his loving wife Cathy ( Christophel), son Robert Lee III, brothers Steve, Bill, Larry and Philip and sisters Tina and Theresa. He was a talented and respected mechanic who often said " I can fix anything except your dog". He was an awesome husband, father and friend. Donations can be Continue reading