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Elizabeth Jane Meyer, 53, of Gettysburg, formerly of Chicago, left this earthly world on March 14, 2023, to be with her Lord and Savior.
Benny M. Akers passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 28, 2023. He was born on February 13, 1938, to Lewis and Lucy Akers of Matoaka, West Virginia, and was the youngest of nine children. He had four sisters and four brothers, one of which was his twin brother. He was the last surviving …
James H. “Jim” Seamans, 82, passed Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital. He was the husband of Donna C. (Carpenter) Seamans, his wife of 48 years.
Sara C. (Smith) Sneeringer, 85, passed Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at Homewood at Plum Creek surrounded by her family. She was the wife of John H. Sneeringer, her husband of 67 years.
On March 23, 2023, Sean Michael Watkins, loving husband, devoted father, brother and son, passed away unexpectedly in Lewiston, Maine, with his beloved wife Jennifer Watkins by his side, whom he shared 30 wonderful years.
For the people
The Migration Policy Institute (MPI), a pro-immigration, Washington, D.C.-based research organization whose self-described mission is to “impr…