Mary F. Booth,
98, of Harrisburg, died Friday June 28, 2002 at the Hershey Medical Center.
She was retired from Hershey Foods and later was self-employed in ceramics and cosmetics. She was a member of Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Hershey Italian Lodge, and a former member of Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Church.
Surviving are one sister, Esther DeAngelis of Harrisburg and several nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, July 2, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at her church. Rev. Msgr. Robert Lawrence will be officiating. There will be a viewing from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made to: Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, 6150 Allentown Blvd., Harrisburg, PA 17112.
Beatrice Elizabeth Bostdorf
Beatrice Elizabeth Bostdorf, 85, formerly of Etters, died Saturday, May 31, 2003 at Manor Care South, York.
Mrs. Bostdorf was a retired operator for Bell Telephone, a member of the United Church of God, and was a fine pianist.
She was the widow of Glen G. Bostdorf, and is survived by three sons Glen A. of York Haven, Robert J. of Stewartstown, Lawrence E. of Dover, one daughter Nancy McNeely of Etters, one sister Evelyn L. McNickle of Harrisburg, thirteen grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P. M. Tuesday, June 3rd at the funeral home with viewing from 1:00 P. M. until time of service. Interment will be in East Harrisburg Cemetery.
John H. Bowers, Sr.
John H. Bowers, Sr., 72, of West Fairview, died Thursday at his home. He retired from Deforest Sign Company, was a member of the Enola Sportman Club, West Fairview American Legion and was an avid hunter and fisherman. Surviving are his wife, Marie E.; a step-father, Chester Black of Harrisburg; two sons, John H. Jr., and Brian E., both of Enola; four daughters, Wanda Gauker of Marysville, Holly Farner of Mechanicsburg, Cynthia Adams of Harrisburg and Valerie Beane of Dillsburg; one brother, Ronald Bowers of Millersburg; two sisters, Patricia Davis of Carlisle, and Barbara Black of Marysville; thirteen grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Monday at 7 p.m., at New Life Baptist Church, New Cumberland. Pastor Ronald Riggins will be officiating. There will be a viewing from 6-7 p.m. at the church. Arrangements are being handled by Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street, Harrisburg. Memorial donations can be made to New Life Baptist Church, 530 Big Spring Road, New Cumberland, PA 17070 or to PinnacleHealth Hospice, 3705 Elmwood Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
52, of Harrisburg, died Saturday, August 4, 2001 at her home.
She was the assistant manager of the deli for Weis Market, Jonestown Road.
Surviving are her husband, Charles F. Brickner, Sr.; one son, Charles F. Brickner, Jr., of Harrisburg, three daughters; Tracey A. McClucas of Duncannon, Tabatha A. Stuckey of Swatara Twp., Michelle L. Belle of Halifax, and eight grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 9th, at 3:00 P.M. at the funeral home. There will be a viewing Thursday from 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
Memorial Donations can be made to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements by Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp.
Lillian May Burke
Lillian May Burke, 79, of Harrisburg died Wednesday, January 7, 2004 at Hershey Medical Center.
She is the widow of Richard N. Burke, and is survived by two sons Richard E. of West Hanover Township, Ricky A. of Middletown, two daughters Carol A. Leonard, Rose M. Algoso, both of Harrisburg, one brother William Dietman of Rehoboth, NJ, one sister Margaret Dusick of Shamokin, seventeen grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 11:00 A. M. Tuesday, January 13, 2004 at the funeral home. Reverend C. Alvin Cott will be officiating. Viewing will be from 10:00 A. M. until time of service. Interment will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3211 N. Front Street, Suite 100, Harrisburg, PA 17110.
Clarence R. Stine,
67, of Lower Swatara Township, died Friday, July 20, 2001 at him home.
He was the founder and owner of C.R. Stine Heating and Cooling. He was a member of the William S. Snyder Lodge # 756 F&AM, the Harrisburg Consistory, and the Zembo Temple.
He is survived by his son Clarence A. Stine; one daughter, Deborah A. Getz both of Harrisburg; three brothers, Jay Stine of Bollingreen KY, Melvin Stine of Alaska and Merril Stine of Mechanicsburg; one sister, Kathryn Cree of Tulsa AZ, and also 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 25 at 1:00 P.M. at the Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp.
Burial will be at the Rolling Green Memorial Park in Camp Hill.
There will be a viewing Tuesday evening, July 24 from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Masonic Service at 8:00 P.M.
Bernard M. Coleman, Jr.,
76, of Lower Paxton Twp., formerly of 28th Street in Penbrook, died Friday, April 19, 2002 at he Blue Ridge East Nursing Home, in Susquehanna Twp.
He was a retired electrician for the Electrical Local # 143; an Army Veteran of World War II; and a lover of children and dogs.
He was a member of the Penbrook Church of God, The Perseverance Lodge # 21 F & AM, The Tall Cedars of Lebanon Forrest # 43, the Penbrook Fire Company, former President and Member of the Penbrook Athletic Association, and the V.F.W. Post # 718, in Penbrook.
He started the Penbrook American Legion baseball program, funding it with his own money.
Surviving are his wife, June E.; one son, Bernard J. Coleman, of New Cumberland; three daughters, Nancy L. Wojnar, of Allendale, Susan J. Sholtis, of Mechanicsburg, and Patricia J. Coleman, of Penbrook; two brothers, Russell Coleman, of Steelton, and Earl Coleman, of Harrisburg; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be on Wednesday, April 24, at 11:00 a.m., at the Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street, Susquehanna Twp. Burial will be at the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, in Lower Paxton Twp.
Viewing will be on Tuesday, from 7 - 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Donations can be made to his church, 2735 Banks Street, Harrisburg, PA 17103.
Paul Charles Davis
Paul Charles Davis, 68, of Harrisburg, died Monday, June 16, 2003 at Harrisburg Hospital. He retired from Hempt Brothers and was a member of the First Assembly of God.
Surviving are his wife Alberta "Jane" Davis, two sons Roger and Paul both of Dillsburg, one step-son Chuck Saul of Harrisburg, one step-daughter Susan Maxwell of Williamsport, two sisters Grace Meckley and Joan Stevens both of York, and two grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held 11:00 A. M. Thursday, June 19th at Shoop's Cemetery with his pastor, Reverend Stephen P. Rhoades officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church at 4100 North Progress Avenue, Harrisburg 17110.
Ronald A. Dunn,
70, of Harrisburg, died Saturday, March 9, 2002 in Harrisburg Hospital.
He was an Army veteran of the Korean War; served on the President's Honor Guard during the war; and was a member of the Penbrook VFW and Lawnton American Legion posts.
Surviving are two sons, Kevin of Harrisburg and Jeffrey of Shermans Dale; three daughters, Susan Dunn of Florida, Carole Cover of New Cumberland and Shelly Herzing of Harrisburg; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Wednesday in Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp. Burial, with military honors, will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Viewing will be from 6 P.M.. to 8 tonight in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to VFW Post 1718, 18 Laurel Road, Harrisburg, PA 17103.
Eva R. Feeser,
86, formerly of Lower Paxton died Thursday, July 11, 2002 at the Harrisburg Hospital.
She was a retired registered Nurse at the Harrisburg Hospital.She was the widow of William R. Feeser, Sr. She was a graduate of Camp Hill High School and the Harrisburg Hospital School of Nursing.
She was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church of Lower Paxton, the Harrisburg Hospital Nurses' Association. She was a former communion stewart and Sunday School teacher.
Surviving are her son, Rev. William R. Feeser of Penbrook; one daughter, Carole A. Katz of Santa Anna CA; one brother, Gerald Holler of Mechanicsburg; also five grand-children and two great grand-children.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 16, 2002 at the Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Township.
Burial will be at the Shoop's Cemetery.
Donations may be made to: Calvary United Methodist Church Scholarship Fund, Locust Lane and Houck's Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17109 or to Frey Village Chapel Fund, 1020 N. Union St., Middletown, PA 17057.
There will be a viewing Tuesday, 10 - 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home.
John H. Gamber,
89, of Susquehanna Township died Wednesday, June 12, 2002 at the Polyclinic Hospital.
He was a retired Assistant Manager at the Sears and Roebuck Store in Colonial Park. He was an Army veteran of WW II where he served in the Army Air Corp.
He was a Lt. Col. in the Civil Air Patrol in the Harrisburg Area and was in charge of communications. He was a member and past president of the Optimist Club of Harrisburg, the Dauphin Dog Training Club and the Borzoi Club of America.
He is survived by his wife Mary Bowen Gamber.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 17, 2002 11:30 A.M. at the Resurrection Cemetery in West Hanover Township. There will be a viewing at the Hetrick Funeral Home in Susquehanna Township on Monday from 10:00 - 11:00 A.M.
Doris "Ginger" Ludlow,
71, of Lower Paxton Township, died Tuesday, July 10, 2001 at Harrisburg Hospital.
She was a member, usher, and deacon of Market Square Presbyterian Church, a member of the Eastern Star, Capital Lodge, she held several positions with the Hemlock Council of the Girl Scouts, was a volunteer at the Bethesda Mission, and was Judge of Elections in the First Ward of Harrisburg.
Surviving are her husband, George R. Ludlow; one daughter, Susan Ludlow of Harrisburg; and three grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be held Monday, July 16th at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to her church at: Market Square Presbyterian Church, 21 South Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101.
Arrangements by Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp.