Archives for July 2018

Jean Evelyn Camp

Jean Evelyn Camp, “Jeannie”, 69, of Marietta PA, peacefully entered into rest at home surrounded by family, July 27, 2018. Jean was born February 21, 1949 in Congo, Africa. She was the daughter of missionaries Earl and Ida Camp. She married Juan Quiles Jr., and had two sons, Juan and Joel Quiles. She spent her entire life working as an RN helping people. Jean was a beloved mother, and grandmother. She was caring, generous, giving, kind, and gentle. She had a big heart, and would give Continue reading

Craig S. Schwartz

Craig S. Schwartz, 61, of Lancaster, passed away Thursday the 26th of July, 2018 at his home surrounded by family.  He was the loving husband of Sandra E. Schwartz.  He was born in Lancaster, PA to George and Helen Schwartz. He graduated from Conestoga Valley before earning a degree from Valparaiso University in '85 and later his Juris Doctorate from Widener University in '96.  After passing the bar exam he practiced law for the State Treasury until his retirement.                            Continue reading

Mark E. Hopple

Mark Eugene Hopple, 51, of Bainbridge, PA, passed away on July 20, 2018.  He was the loving husband of Susan Stone-Hopple, and father of Felicia Ann Beaver and Victoria Layne Hopple. He was born on July 12, 1967 in Harrisburg, PA, to Melvin E. Hopple, Jr. and Connie L. Cunningham .  Mark attended John Harris High School in Harrisburg, PA and graduated from Middletown Area High School, Class of 1986.  He is an active member of the Conoy Brethren in Christ Church where he assisted with the Food Continue reading

Darlene M. Fetter

Darlene M. (Watson) Fetter, of Lancaster, PA, died at home on July 17th, 2018.  She was 80 years old. Darlene was born in Altoona, PA to Russell W. and Viola (Irwin) Watson on April 24, 1938. Darlene is survived by her husband Gerald; daughters, Debra E. Foultz and Linda M. (Charles) Reed; 4 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and a sister Mary Lou Martin.  She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers; Russell, John “Jack” and George Watson and sisters, Betty Foor and Doris Continue reading

Dorothy L. Haywood

Dorothy L. Haywood, 81 of Lancaster,  entered into God’s embrace on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Hospice and Community Care, Mt Joy PA with her loving family surrounding her. Born in Chester, PA she was the daughter of the late Howard and Mary Ellen Smith Taggart. Dorothy was a graduate of Lancaster Mennonite High School and a Registered Nurse, graduate of Chester County Nursing School. She was a longtime member of South Christian Street Mennonite Church. She enjoyed reading her Bible, Continue reading

Charles F. Taney

In Memorial

Charles F. Taney, 73, of Gordonville, passed away on July 15, 2018. Cremation Services of Lancaster, (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

Raymond Kenneth Sweeney

Raymond Kenneth “Ken” Sweeney, 79, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on July 15, 2018. He was the loving husband of Dr. Jane Weierbach and devoted father of Sam Sweeney and Megan Anderson. Ken was born in 1939 in Lebanon, PA to parents Raymond Earl Sweeney and Alice Long Sweeney. He graduated from Southern Lebanon High School. He was a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College with a degree in business and economics. He also studied at Villanova University. Ken worked over 50 years in the Continue reading

Philomena C. Tomko

  Phyllis (Philomena) C. Tomko, 86, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on July 13, 2018, from complications of Leukemia.  Phyllis, and her husband John, were active residents of the Homestead Community in Lancaster. She was born on October 12, 1931 in Derby, CT, and she and John spent most of their lives in Connecticut and Massachusetts, before relocating to Lancaster. Phyllis and John were married for 64 years and had two children, John, Los Angeles, CA, and Carole, Seattle Continue reading

Doris P Doll

In Memorial

Doris P. Doll, 84, of Lancaster passed away July 7, 2018 Cremation Services of Lancaster,  717-273-6283 Continue reading

Howard A. Miller II

In Memorial

Howard A. Miller II, 32, of Lancaster, passed away on July 1, 2018. Cremation Services of Lancaster (717) 273-6283 Continue reading

John E. Poisal

John Emory Poisal, Age 88, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on July 2nd, 2018. He had been a resident of Hamilton Arms Center in Lancaster since July of 2015. Born in Baltimore, Mr. Poisal was the son of the late John Robertson Poisal and Anne Getz Poisal. He was a graduate of Thaddeus Stevens College, Class of 1952. Proudly serving for the U.S. Army Military Police during the Korean War, he received the Good Conduct and National Defense Service Medals. He retired from J. L. Clark & Continue reading