Archives for June 2018

Betty Jane Ruth

Betty Jane Ruth, 85, passed away peacefully at Brethren Village on June 25, 2018. She was a lifelong resident of the area. Betty was an accomplished pianist. She could put the “jazz” in any piece of music that she played. Betty also accompanied weekly services and was Choir Director of Zeltenreich UCC. She especially loved her backyard pool where her children and grandchildren spent their weekends every summer. Our mother was a genuinely beautiful person and she will be missed by many. Betty is Continue reading

Judy Ann Ruth

In Memorial

Judy Ann Ruth, 69, of Columbia,  passed away on June 24, 2018.  She was the wife of Dennis E. Ruth.  Cremation Services of Lancaster.   (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Leroy W. Mowrer

In Memorial

Leroy W. Mowrer, 71, of Lebanon, passed away on June 23, 2018.  Cremation Services of Lancaster.  (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

John C. Lyster

In Memorial

John C. Lyster, 79, of Wagontown, passed away June 21, 2018. Cremation Services of Lancaster,  717-273-6283 Continue reading

William Weiler

William V. Weiler passed away on June 18, 2018 at Lakeside, Willow Valley Communities.  He was born June 28, 1929.  Bill was the son of the late Henry R. and Anna Mae (Beckstedt) Weiler. He is survived by his beloved wife of 68 years, Esta (Graybill), and four children: Gregg (Richard), Karen Abernethy (Richard), Dena Fritz (Daniel), Kevin (Renee), ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, and two brothers, Henry (Rita) and R. Louis (Jeanie). Bill was a graduate of Continue reading

Catherine A. Deaver

In Memorial

Catherine A. Deaver, 56, of Lancaster, passed away on June 17, 2018. Cremation Services of Lancaster (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

James Melvin Brown

In Memorial

James M. Brown, formerly of York, PA, entered his eternal heavenly home surrounded by family on June 17th.  James will be lovingly missed by his family and all who had known him throughout the years.  He was always able to bring a smile to your face with his gentle heart and positive outlook on life.  A former Marine and avid Cleveland Browns and Indians fan, Pap also loved painting, drawing, woodworking and boating in his earlier years.  He and his wife Katharine enjoyed traveling. James was Continue reading

Stephanie Lee Leeds

In Memorial

Stephanie Lee Leeds, 46, of Mount Joy, passed away June 9, 2018 at Hospice & Community Care of Mount Joy. Cremation Services of Lancaster, 717-273-6283 Continue reading

Miriam A.  Hoffman

Miriam Adele Hoffman, 79, of Ephrata, PA passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 2, 2018 in presence of family. Born May 14, 1939 in Lititz, she was the daughter of the late Reverend Paul S. Wenger and Bertha (Sensenich) Wenger.  She was the loving wife of Paul R. Hoffman, Sr.  They celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary March 1st of this year. In addition to her husband, Miriam is survived by four children, Paul R. Hoffman Jr., husband of Barbara, Lancaster, PA, Dennis L. Continue reading