Meta B. Grill (“Oma”), 90, of Millersville, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Hospice & Community Care. She was the wife of the late Maximilian Joseph Grill, Sr. who passed away in 2014.
She leaves her daughter, Dorothy Gamaldi; son, Max Grill Jr; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren; as well as countless friends in both Pennsylvania and her ancestral home in Germany.
Meta was born to Anton & Johanna Bonzel, raised in Kelsterbach Germany, and immigrated to America in 1954.
She spent much of her professional career as a kindergarten teacher focusing on early childhood education. She was a true pioneer in Montessori Education, and the founder and administrator of Hansel & Gretel Early Learning Centers, Inc.
In her spare time, she enjoyed knitting and fine needle point embroidery; senior physical fitness and wellness participant.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 750 Greenfield Rd., Lancaster, PA 17601 at 11:00 AM with the Rev. Mark Russell officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Hospice and Community Care, 685 Good Drive, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. To leave an online condolence please visit: www.DeBordSnyder.com