Archives for September 2020

Horace Hess

Horace Hess, 83 of Lancaster passed away at Hospice and Community Care of Mt Joy on Monday September 28, 2020.   He was the companion of Doris Walton of Lancaster; they were together for 40 years.  Born December 24, 1936 in Gap, he was the son of the late Edna Pauline & Thomas Hess.  Surviving are his children, Rose Helsel wife of Michael Helsel, of Holtwood; Jeffrey Hess, Justin Walton of Lancaster and Brandon Walton husband of Melissa Walton of Lancaster.  He had 2 stepchildren, Jason Continue reading

Ethel M. Clarke

In Memorial

Ethel M (King) Clarke, born December 6, 1934, passed peacefully on September 28, 2020 in the care of Hospice. She was proceeded in death by her husband, William Clarke, a grandchild and her son, Ronald A King II, husband of Judy King.  She is survived by 3 sisters and 1 brother and her daughters, Kimberly Buffington, Wendy King and Jodi Fry, wife of Jeff Fry; and 7 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. No services are planned.  Contributions may be made to Hospice and Community Care in Continue reading

John Bunda

In Memorial

John Bunda, 68, of Lancaster, passed away Friday, September 25, 2020.  He was the husband of Valera Dkhar. Cremation Services of Lancaster    717-273-6283 Continue reading

Michael Wendell Phillips

Michael W. “Pappy” Phillips, 79, loving husband and father went to be with his savior on September 22, 2020. He was born in Quakake, PA on December 4, 1940 to the late Evan and Helen (Michael) Phillips. He was happily married to Darlene (Zeigler) Phillips for 61 years with whom he had two children, Deborah Shirk and Michael Phillips. A hard-working man, Mike served as General Foreman at High Streel Structures, where he retired after 36 years of service and continued to work for Primitives by Continue reading

Charles D. Champlin

In Memorial

Charles D. Champlin, 73, of Lebanon, passed away Friday, September 18, 2020. Cremation Services of Lancaster     717-273-6283 Continue reading

Gary L. Weik

In Memorial

Gary L. Weik, 66, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, September 17, 2020. Cremation Services of Lancaster     717-273-6283 Continue reading

Barbara J. Norman

In Memorial

Barbara J. Norman, 72, of Hershey, passed away Thursday, September 24, 2020. Cremation Services of Lancaster     717-273-6283 Continue reading

Pablo Juan Moreira-Rivera

In Memorial

Pablo Juan Moreira-Rivera, 76, of Lebanon, passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020. Cremation Services of Lancaster    717-273-6283 Continue reading

Harry E. Imhoff

Harry E. Imhoff, 85, of Lancaster passed away on September 14, 2020.  He was born in Lancaster to the late Anna Imhoff and Harry Eisenberger and was a lifelong resident of this area.  He started his employment at Mount Airy Lumber before working as Maintenance Supervisor in the water dept. for the City of Lancaster.  Then he got into the car detailing business. Harry loved hunting, fishing, and all wildlife, especially the family dogs.  He had a great sense of humor Continue reading

Susan M. Opple

Susan M. Opple, age 60 passed peacefully on September 16 surrounded by her loved ones after a short battle with cancer.  She was married for 37 years to Carey R Albright, Sr.  Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Margaret L Waugh.  She was employed with Willow Valley Bakery, Darrenkamps and Giants bakery for several years.  Surviving beside her husband, is a daughter Melinda A Warner, wife of Rodney Warner Jr, a son Carey R Albright Jr, husband of Heather Continue reading

Lester L Johnston

On September 12 2020, our precious husband, father, brother and friend Lester Lee Johnston went to be with the Lord at the age of 77.  He is the husband of Arlene F Johnston with whom he was married to for 41 years. He is also survived by daughters Brandi Lee Johnston and Gail Marie Johnston, his grandchildren: Jordan Martin, Blake Martin, Issac Montchal, Autumn Patrick-Johnston and his three brothers Ed Johnston, Larry Johnston and Dennis Johnston.   Lester was born in Buffalo, New York on Continue reading

Randy Dale Murr

Randy Dale Murr, 77 of Mountville passed away at Hospice of Mount Joy on Friday, September 11, 2020. He was the husband of Deborah (Matson) Murr. They were together for 39 years. Born August 11, 1943 in Lancaster. He was the son of the late Joseph and Evelyn (Burkholder) Murr. He was preceded in death by a sister Jolyn Oberholtzer. Who lived in Arizona with her husband Obie and raised two beautiful children. Randy was a devoted fan of Penn State Football. He also received his Electrical Continue reading