George A. Glusko
George A. Glusko, 54, of Harrisburg, died recently at his home. He was a self employed financial consultant, a member of the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, a former CFO of Polyclinic Medical Center. Mr. Glusko was involved in various civic organizations throughout his life.
Survivors include three sons George, Jr., of Michigan, Jonathan and Anthony of Harrisburg, four daughters Lisa of Bradenville, Heather of Hoboken, NJ, Stephanie and Jeaneatte of Harrisburg, three brothers Tom, Ted, and John, all of Seward, and one sister Jean Chavez of New Mexico.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:00 A. M. Friday, July 11th at his church. Visitation at the funeral home from 6:00 to 9:00 P. M. Thursday.
Memorial donations may be made to his church at 6150 Allentown Boulevard, Harrisburg 17112.
Violet E. Gray,
92, of Levittown, formerly of Penbrook, died Sunday, January 27, 2002 at home.
She was a retired registered nurse, serving in the Harrisburg area.
She was the widow of William H. Gray. Surviving are a son, Gene Smith of Arona; two daughters, Norma Kirner of Levittown and Ollie Gaus of Harrisburg; eleven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and numerous great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, January 31 in Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp. Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Lower Paxton Twp.
Viewing will be from 6 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Fernando Luis Agosto,
21 of Guineveres Dr., Susquehanna Township died Sunday October 15, 2000 at his home. He was a student at the Harrisburg Area Community College. He is survived by his mother Sara E. Bernier of Harrisburg, his father, Fernando L. Agosto of Philadelphia, one sister Vanessa A. Agosto of Swarthmore, also a maternal grandmother, Maria Gutierrez of Philadelphia. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Mass of the Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday, 10:00 A.M. at the St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church. There will be a viewing Friday evening from 6-8 P.M. at the Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp.
Harold "Pete" Elwood Grubb
Harold "Pete" Elwood Grubb, 92, of Letort Manor, passed away Saturday at Carlisle Regional Hospital. He was born in Harrisburg, PA, the son of S. B. Grubb and Maize Koons Grubb. He graduated from John Harris High School in 1929. Harold graduated from the Wharton Extension School in 1933. He retired from Miller's Mutual Fire Insurance Company, was a life long member of the Penbrook Church of God, where he served as a deacon, elder, and treasurer, and he was a former member of the Progress Lions Club. Surviving are his wife Ruth Longenecker Grubb; one son, Edgar Harold Grubb of Walnut Creek, CA; one daughter, Suzanne G. Keller of Havertown; five grandchildren, Dennis Grubb, Lisa Elliott, MaryAnn Grubb, Brett Keller, Jennifer Grubb; five great grandchildren and several cousins. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 am at Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street Harrisburg. Rev. William Groff will be officiating. There will be a viewing from 10 am to 11 am at the funeral home. Burial will be at Shoop's Cemetery Association. In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations can be made to the Church of God Home, 801 N. Hanover Street, Carlisle, 17013.
Vincent G. Hoch
Vincent G. Hoch passed away peacefully on Friday, July 16, 2004 in the Harrisburg Hospital. Vince graduated from John Harris High School in 1956, where he earned nine varsity athletic awards, he received a full athletic scholarship and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Pfeiffer University, NC, where he earned eight varsity awards and recently was inducted into their sports hall of fame. Vince coached division I college football from 1970-1993 at Temple, Memphis State, University of Kansas, Mississippi State, Tulane/New Orleans and University of North Carolina. He was the head football coach and athletic director at Millville High School from 1965-1969, Assistant football coach at John Harris High School for five years and baseball coach from 1963-1965. He played professional baseball in the minor leagues for Washington Senators and Chicago Cubs. He was inducted into Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame in May 1997. He recently retired as a teacher with Alternative Rehabilitation Communities from 1994-2003. He was a member of Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife, Connie; his father Vincent J. Hoch; sister Pam and her son Jason; daughter Sharon and her husband Chris Baxter and granddaughter Olivia. Also surviving is Vince's extended stepfamily Michele Hackett, Lynne and her husband Phil Honsberger and grandchildren Emily and Kyle and three stepson, Joe, Bill and John Hackett. His life will be celebrated in a Memorial services on Tuesday at 6:30 pm at Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street, Harrisburg. Msgr. Robert E. Lawrence will be officiating. There will be a visitation from 6 pm to 6:30 pm at the funeral home.
Sara C. Holler,
93, formerly of Lower Paxton, died Thursday, July 11, 2002 at Frey Village in Middletown.
She was a retired cook for the Polyclinic Medical Center in Harrisburg and enjoyed gardening and watching things grow.
She was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church in Lower Paxton.
She is survived by many friends and distant relatives.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 16th at 11:00 A.M. at the Hetrick Funeral Home in Susquehanna Twp.
Burial will be at the St. John's Cemetery in Camp Hill.
There will be a viewing Tuesday from 10 - 11 A.M. at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to: The Calvary United Methodist Church, Locust Lane and Houcks Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17109 or the Frey Village Chapel, 1020 N. Union St., Middletown, PA 17057.
Helen K. Jante
Helen K. Jante, 67, of Duncannon, passed away Friday, at her home peacefully surrounded by her family. She was a member of St. Margaret Mary's Catholic Church, Harrisburg, a caregiver, loved reading, watching movies, going to her grandchildren's activities and yard sales. Surviving are two sons, Larry C. , Jr. of Lemoyne, Mark of Halifax; one daughter, Michelle of Halifax; one sister Barbara Ann Tropp of Mt. Joy; two granddaughters, Danielle of Marysville, Sarah of Halifax and one step-grandson, Chad Johnson of Lemoyne. She was preceded in death by her mother Katherine Murphy, and two granddaughters Jennifer Genner and Shawnee Sposili.Memorial Services will be held Friday at 1 pm at the Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street, Harrisburg. There will be a visitation from noon to 1 pm at the funeral home. Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, P.O. Box 266, Enola, PA 17025 or to the American Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Road, Wormleysburg, PA 17043.
Victoria Hamaker, 80, of Enola, died Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at Hershey Medical Center.
She is the widow of Edward Hamaker and is survived by two sons John E. of Dillsburg, PA, David E. of Ellicott City, MD, three daughters Mary Ann Chaney and Nancy L. Panzerelli both of Severn, MD, Elaine V. Wasielevski of Mechanicsburg, four sisters Julie Porter and Dorothy Grenier of Harrisburg, Cornelia Sheaffer of Mechanicsburg, Helen Suciu of Dillsburg, seven grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A. M. Wednesday, August 27th at the funeral home. Viewing will be Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 P. M. Interment will be in Shoop's Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Christian Missians in Many Lands, 419 Baileys Corner Road, P. O. Box 13, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-0013
Bonnie L. Jones
Bonnie L. Jones, 61, of Lancaster St. in Swatara Township, died Tuesday in a pedestrian vehicle accident in Swatara Township. She was a retired Registered Nurse in the Harrisburg area, a member of the St. Catherine Laboure Catholic Church in Paxtang, and the Pennsylvania Nurse's Association. She is survived by her parents Geraldine and Alexander Moleski, one son Randy L. Bowers of Valencia, and a daughter Michelle Proper of Etters. Also surviving are 2 grandchildren. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area, Inc., 7790 Grayson Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17111. Arrangements made by the Hetrick Funeral Home in Susquehanna Twp.
Michael Kadenko, 62, of Mt. Joy, died October 18th. Born in Brody, Ukraine the son of Paul and Maria (Sosnitski) Kadenko. Mr. Kadenko was a retired railroader. Survivors include his fiancÚ Erin Nall of Mt. Joy, one son Michael Kadenko, Jr., three daughters Melody Kadenko-Ludwa of Seattle, WA, Michele Kadenko-Monirian, Ft. Wayne, IN and Wendy Kadenko, one brother Wasyl Kadenko, one sister Olga Bodnarczuk, his favorite brother-in-law Taras, and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P. M. Friday at Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street, Harrisburg, PA. There will be a visitation at the funeral home from 1:00 P. M. until time of service.
Herman F. Kinter
Herman F. Kniter, 89, of Newport and formerly of Dauphin, died Thursday at Community General Osteopathic Hospital. He retired from Vibra Tech Engineers, a member of Calvary United Methodist Church, Army veteran of World War II, received a battlefield commission under General Mark Clark, and was a graduate of William Penn High School and Penn State University. He is the widower of Betty Kinter. Surviving are several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Monday at 10 am at the Funeral Home, . Rev. Dr. Ronald Parks will be officiating. There will be a visitation from 9 am to 10 am at the funeral home. Burial will be at Fairview Presbyterian Cemetery, Glen Moore. Memorial donations can be made to his church, 4901 Constitution Avenue, Harrisburg, 17109.
Catharine Jane Knipple
Catharine Jane Knipple, 93, passed away Wednesday at Luther Acres. She is the widow of the late James D. Knipple Surviving our two daughters, Carolyn Spare of Lancaster, Beverly Paulk of Longwood, FL.; four grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Vera P. Lloyd,
78, of Marysville, died Wednesday, July 10, 2002 at the Camp Hill Care Center.
She was a retired registered nurse for the Harrisburg Hospital and over her career helped deliver approximately 45,000 babies.
She was a Methodist. She was a member of the Harrisburg Hospital Nurses' Alumni Association and loved the outdoors.
She is survived by her husband James L. Lloyd, two sons, James W. Lloyd of Mechanicsburg and Kenneth E. Lloyd of Enola; one sister, Lois Patterson of Camp Hill; also three grand-daughters and one grand-son.
Funeral services will be Monday, July 15, 2002 at 11:00 A.M. at the Hetrick Funeral Home in Susquehanna Twp.
Burial will be at the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens in Lower Paxton.
There will be a visitation Sunday night from 6 - 8 P.M. at the funeral home.
Donations may be made to: Harrisburg Hospital Nurses' Alumni Association c/o Norma E. Behrens, 1194 Sand Beach Rd., Hummelstown, PA 17036-7912.
Kathryn A. Longenecker-Gunsallus
Kathryn A. Longenecker-Gunsallus, 92, of Linglestown Rd., Susquehanna Township, PA, formerly of Lehigh Acres, Florida died Sunday, June 15, 2003 at the Jewish Home in Susquehanna Township.
She was the widow of William C. Gunsallus and is survived by one brother Charles L. Longenecker of Swatara Township, one sister Thelma E. Harpster of Penbrook, PA, two nieces and one nephew.
Services will be at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in East Harrisburg Cemetery, Penbrook, PA.
Clarence Everett Machamer,
74, of Spring Road, Shermansdale, died Sunday, July 29, 2001 at his home.
He was a retired mechanic for the American Can Company, a Army Korean War Veteran.
Surviving are one step-son Richard K. Holtzin of Prescott, AZ; and one step-daughter, Linda C. Acri of Harrisburg; four grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Graveside service will be held Thursday, August 2, 2001 at 2:00 P.M. at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Memorial Donations can be made to the Shermansdale Ambulance Association.
Arrangements by Hetrick Funeral Home, Susquehanna Twp.
Donald William O'Neil
Our beloved father, Donald William O'Neil, 69, of Harrisburg died Tuesday, October 12th at Harrisburg Hospital. Mr. O'Neil was a native of Harrisburg, the son of Homer and Esther (Bowers) O'Neil. He was a former member of the American Legion and Moose, and was a retired surveyor. Survivors include four daughters Debra Southard of Florida, Barbara Noggle of Harrisburg, Tammy Fetrow of Lewisberry, Donna Fuller of Georgia, three brothers Robert of Florida, Joseph of Duncannon, Homer of Harrisburg, one sister Betty Martz of Florida, ten grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and many beloved family members. Mr. O'Neil was preceded in death by his wife Gloria and a daughter Bonnie. Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A. M. Saturday at East Harrisburg Cemetery. There will be a visitation at Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut Street Saturday morning from 9:00 to 10:45 A. M. Memorial donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Association, 119 Aster Drive, Harrisburg, PA, 17112. Arrangements by Hetrick Funeral Home, 3125 Walnut St., Harrisburg (545-3774).
Grace J. Scott
Grace J. Scott, 79, of Wormleysburg died Monday at her home. A graduate of Harrisburg Catholic High School, she was a former employee of the Penn. Dept of Unemployment Compensation, the Mechanicsburg Naval Depot and the former Olmsted Air Force Depot. Survivors include her husband Russel E. Scott, three daughters Sally Ann. and Son In Law Warren H. Keller and Carole S. and Son In Law Jerry O. Bush both of Harrisburg and Kathleen S. and Son In Law Leland Ellison of Sacramento CA, one sister Claire Shiprak of Lawnton Also surviving are Grandsons; Mathew Keller, Alexander Bush, Colin, Liam and Wesley Ellison Mrs. Scott was very active in local charity and civic organizations. She was a volunteer tour guide for the Pennsylvania State Museum. She was a member of the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Camp, Hill, the R.S.V.P., the Central Pennsylvania Garden Club and the Camp Hill Women's Club. She also enjoyed needlework, was a local patron of the arts and had a love for the piano, which she played since childhood. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday 1:00 PM at Saint Margaret Mary's Catholic Church in Penbrook. There will be a viewing Thursday from 6-8 PM at the Hetrick Funeral Home in Susquehanna Township with a Prayer Service at 7:30 PM Burial will be at the Resurrection Catholic Cemetery in West Hanover Twp. Arrangements by the Hetrick Funeral Home in Susquehanna Township.