Beverly “Bev” A. Kline, age 72, of Lewes, Delaware, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at UPMC Carlisle Hospital. She was born Nov. 18, 1948, in Gardners, the daughter of the late George and Janet May.
Everett G. Shover, 91, of Gettysburg, passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at SpiriTrust Lutheran, The Village at Gettysburg. He was the companion of the late Luella Sterner.
Ralph D. Spence, age 88, of Arendtsville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Transitions Health Care in Gettysburg. He was born Thursday, May 26, 1932, in Orrtanna, the son of the late James E. and Gladys V. (Kime) Spence.
Mary S. “Strat” Lawrence, 93, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. She was the wife of Leon B. “Pepper” Lawrence who died June 23, 2020.
Ricky L. Peck, age 61, of New Oxford, passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, at Gettysburg Hospital. He was born Thursday, July 2, 1959, in Carlisle, the son of Virginia ( McDilda) Winters of Mt. Holly Springs and the late Andrew Peck.
Barbara VanBrakle Weedon, 86, a long-time resident of Emmitsburg, Maryland, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at Laurel Lakes Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chambersburg, Pa.
Dianne M. Giampietro, “Miss Dianne”, age 75, of Spring Grove, passed away at home, on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. She was the life partner and best friend of Claire L. Wentz for over 40 years.
Dennis Eugene Bitzel, 67, of Littlestown, died on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021 at Carroll Hospice Dove House in Westminster, Md. Born Sept. 14, 1953 in Hanover, he was the son of the late William Levine Bitzel and the late Betty Jane (Hollinger) Mikesell. He was the devoted husband of Sheryl “She…
R. Douglas “Doug” Knox, 88, of Carlisle, passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle. He was born on Jan. 16, 1932, in Baltimore, Md., and was raised in Gettysburg, the son of the late Francis I. Knox Jr. and Mary (McSherry) Knox.
Cynthia A. (Kohler) Linebaugh, 69, entered into God’s eternal care on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at her home. She was the wife of Thomas E. Linebaugh, her husband of 52 years.
Jane T. Taylor, age 92, of Biglerville, passed peacefully Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, at her home. She was born Friday, Nov. 23, 1928, on a farm near New Windsor, Md., the daughter of the late Edwin W. and Henrietta A. (Snader) Talbott.
Mary Josephine (Rexroth) Smith, 76, Church Road, Orrtanna, passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021, at the Gettysburg Hospital. She was born Jan. 11, 1945, in Adams County, the daughter of the late Marlyn and Rose Scott Rexroth. Mary is survived by her husband of 56 years, Garland Joseph Smith.
Marsha Marion Carruthers (Mills), was born on Jan. 20, 1944, in Philadelphia, Pa., and was raised on a beautiful farm in New Bethlehem, Pa., with her parents, James and Geraldine Mills (Huffman), and six siblings, Christina (Deedee), Gerrie, Gloria, Mary, Jamie, and James (Jim). Marsha loved…
Donald E. Knox, whom many knew instead as “Don” or “Donnie” and who passed away at Gettysburg Hospital on Jan. 5 from complications from Covid-19, would probably not have wanted to be remembered as someone who died of a deadly pandemic that terrorized the globe.
Annette M. Stahler, age 61, of New Oxford, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Gettysburg Hospital. She was born Sunday, June 14, 1959, in Harrisburg, the daughter of the late Kenneth E. Stahler Sr. and the late Barbara (Boyce) Guarino.
Mr. Walter Thomas Mills, 80, of Thurmont, Md., passed away Jan. 9, 2021, at Frederick Memorial Hospital after a brief illness. He was the husband of Laurie Mills, his wife of 27 years.
Anna (Marge) Beard Davis, age 97, passed away Dec. 24, 2020, at New Horizon Assisted Living in Inverness, Fla. She was the wife of the late Ronald W. Davis, her husband of 50 years.
Shirley C. Spence, age 83, of Arendtsville, passed away Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at Gettysburg Hospital. She was born Thursday, May 6, 1937, in Gettysburg, the daughter of the late Chester S. and Vallie S. (Adams) Cashman.
Robert E. “Bob” Strausbaugh, 86, of Hanover, Pa., formerly of Gettysburg, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at his home surrounded by his family and friends after a short battle with Myelodysplastic Syndrome.
During the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, G. Richard Reaver, age 88, of Gettysburg, passed from this life at his home. Born Jan. 8, 1932, he was the son of the late C. Glenn Reaver and Laura Ethel Shriver Reaver.
Merle A. Wagner, age 80, passed away on Jan. 3, 2021, at Hanover Hospital and entered in God’s eternal hands. He was the loving husband of Clara J. (Kibler) Wagner, who passed away in September of 2020.
Robert H. Gilbert, age 74, of Gettysburg, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, at his home. He was born Wednesday, April 17, 1946, in Gettysburg, the son of the late John R. and Janice M. (Raffensperger) Gilbert.
Waybright Revere “Bud” Thomas, age 96, passed away on Jan. 1, 2021. He was born on July 1, 1924 in Brooklyn, New York, and was the youngest of three children born to the late Guy and Eva Rice Thomas. He spent most of his life in Biglerville.
Sylvia R. (Wagaman) Krichten, age 94, passed away at Cross Keys Village/The Brethren Home Community in New Oxford on Dec. 30, 2020. She was the loving wife of the late Leo J. Krichten, who passed away in 2009.
Grace A. Ernst, 101, of Hanover, entered into God’s eternal care on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020, at SpiriTrust Lutheran Village, Utz Terrace. She was the wife of Joseph H. Ernst who passed away on Aug. 5, 2005.
Edna R. (McDannell) Showers, 80, of Orrtanna, passed away Wednesday, Dec.30, 2020, at home with her family by her side. She was the loving wife of Barry L. Showers who died Dec. 27, 2020.
Kathryn R. “Kas” Morehead, 96, formerly of Littlestown, died Wednesday, Dec. 30, at The Brethren Home, New Oxford. She was the wife of the late John W. Morehead who died Nov 9, 2007. Born Oct. 20, 1924 in Hanover, Kas was the daughter of the late John L. and Jennie M. (Walters) Rebert. She a…
Joan Ditzler, 92, of Biglerville went to be with the Lord and rejoin her loved ones in heaven on Dec. 30. For many years, she was lovingly cared for by the three youngest daughters, Mary Joan and Barbara as caregivers and Cindy, a regular visitor, always within calling distance, willing and …
Donald “Don” Keith McCauslin, age 78, of Biglerville, passed away Monday, Dec. 28, 2020 at Transitions Health Care in Gettysburg. He was born Jan. 23, 1942 in Gettysburg, the son of the late Dale and Gladys M. (Knouse) McCauslin.
Mike Phipps left his family and friends on Dec. 17, 2020, at the Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Florida, from complications of a stroke. He was born on April 12, 1957 and was the son of George “Jerry” Phipps and the late Ruth Lowe Phipps.
Barbara M. Angstadt, age 83, of Gettysburg, passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020 at Doey’s House in Hagerstown. She was born Monday, Oct. 4, 1937 in Aspers the daughter of the late John and Ruth (Little) MacBeth.
Barbara Lynn Hubley, age 64, of Gettysburg, passed away Saturday, Dec. 26, 2020 at York Hospital. She was born March 2, 1956 in Baltimore, the daughter of Victor and Ruby (Peaks) Martin.
Barry Showers, 80, of Orrtanna, passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020, at home with his family by his side. He was the loving husband of Edna Regina (McDannell) Showers, Orrtanna. Together they shared 41 years of marriage.
Robert “Bob” E. Taylor, age 89, passed away Christmas morning, Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 surrounded by his family at his residence in Aspers. He was born Oct. 23, 1931 in Menallen Township, Adams County, the son of the late Richard A. and Vida I. (Thomas) Taylor.
Donald “Don” Edward Mays, 78, left this world suddenly Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 at his home in Biglerville. Heaven’s gates opened wide as he went into the arms of our Lord and Savior. He now joins his wife, Arlene, who passed May, 3 2012. They shared 43 years of marriage. Leaving behind their d…
Theresa M Strausbaugh, 92, of Hanover, formerly of McSherrystown, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2020 at Hanover Hall. Born on March 18, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Nellie and Paul Kaehler Sr.
Evers Edward Keplinger, Sr., 78, of New Oxford, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020 at The Brethren Home, New Oxford. He was the loving husband of Rita V. (Smith) Keplinger. Together, they shared over 59 years of marriage.
Deloris E. Schrader, 81, of Boiling Springs, died Sunday morning, Dec. 27, at UPMC Carlisle Hospital. She was the wife of Francis H. Schrader of Boiling Springs for 51 years. Born July 3, 1939 in Carlisle, Deloris was the daughter of the late Emerson and Ethel (Brown) Miller. She had been em…
Edna E. Wantz, 91, of Gettysburg died Saturday, Dec. 26, at Transitions Health Care, Gettysburg. Born Sept 8, 1929 in Carroll County, Md., Edna was the daughter of the late Addison and Esta (Kindig) Mikesell. She was a machine operator for Sonoco Products of Hanover.
William (Bill) H. Vitelli, age 68, formerly of Gettysburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at ManorCare Health in Chambersburg, Pa. Born in Oakhurst, N.J., on Feb. 5, 1952, Bill is survived by his sister Helene Ajello and preceded in death by parents William and Rita Vitelli.
Marian Beth Anne (Pente) Matthews, cherished wife of the late John W. Matthews, and beloved daughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Angelo P. Pente (Naomi J. Coscia), left this world to dance in heaven for an eternity with her husband and soul mate.
Janet Marie (Edwards) Hall, formerly of the Gettysburg area, born Dec. 11, 1945, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 10, 2020. She is survived by her husband, R. Dennis Hall, who was holding her hand; son Matthew T. (Liana) Hall of Evergreen, Clo.; son R. Zachary (Luciana) Hall of Boise, Idaho;…