Betty Jane Frey Fridinger, 82, of Lancaster, died Sunday, February 22, 2009 at Hospice of Lancaster County in Mount Joy. She was the wife of the late Charles R. Fridinger, Sr. who died January 29, 2009. Born in Smithville, she was the daughter of the late Sylvester A. and Florence N. Kline Frey. Mrs. Fridinger was a self- employed beautician… Read complete obituary here.
Curtis Samuel Lehman
Curtis Samuel Lehman, 83, of Willow Valley Manor, Lancaster, died Sunday, February 22 at Arbor View of Willow Valley after gracefully enduring years of declining health. He and his wife, Janice Weaver Lehman, have celebrated 57 years of marriage. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Linda Lehman, her life partner, Sharon Bumbarger and their children… Read complete obituary here.
Joan H. Stauffer
Joan H. Stauffer, 76, of Lancaster, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, at Lancaster General Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Edgar M. and Mary E. Pyle Houck. She was the wife of the late Donald A. Stauffer who passed away in January of 2007. They had been married for… Read complete obituary here.
MaryEllen Reynolds Sebastian
MaryEllen Reynolds Sebastian, in her 73rd year, died at her home on February 16, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Walter Worth Reynolds and Marie Kuhnle Kreider and the stepdaughter of the late J. Mark Kreider. She is survived by two daughters, Caren S. Sebastian of Lancaster, and Cindy… Read complete obituary here.
Beryl G. Righter
Beryl G. Righter passed away Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009, with her son at her side. She was born Oct. 11, 1920, at Columbia, Penn., to Albert R. and Mabel Hull Gable. She was the baby of the family and had an older brother Charles and sister Florence, both of whom are de-ceased. Her maternal grandfather, Gilmer Hull, was a plasterer… Read complete obituary here.
Terry L. Mentzer
Terry L. Mentzer, 61, of Lancaster, was called to his eternal home by his Lord and Savior on Friday, February 13, 2009. Born in Reamstown, he was the son of the late Eugene B. and Alverta Miley Mentzer. Terry was employed in retail sales most of his life. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lancaster…. Read complete obituary here.
Beatrice E. “Betty” Brubaker Bender
Beatrice E. “Betty” Brubaker Bender, 91 of Conestoga View, formerly of Spring Manor Apartments and Rohrerstown, died Thursday, February 12, 2009. Betty was the 8th generation of Brubakers that settled in Rohrerstown in 1717. She was married 67 years to the late Charles R. Bender who died April 2, 2004. Born July 17, 1917 she was the daughter of the… Read complete obituary here.
Robert M. McCullough
Robert M. McCullough, 81, a resident of the Willow Valley Retirement Communities, Lancaster, PA died Thursday, February 12, 2009 at Willow Valley. He was married 59 years to Cathryn V. Whiteside McCullough. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late William T. and Anna C. McCullough. Mr. McCullough retired from DuPont where he had been employed as a… Read complete obituary here.
Joseph Gabriel Cerullo
Joseph Gabriel Cerullo, beloved son of Brian and Elizabeth Cerullo, entered and departed this life on Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at Women and Babies Hospital. In addition to his parents, he is loved and will be dearly missed by: his big sister, Mia; maternal grandparents Paul and Lois Geist of Ephrata; paternal grandparents Anthony and Cynthia Cerullo of Pottsville; great-grandmothers,… Read complete obituary here.
Allen Bushong Graybill
Allen Bushong Graybill, of Lancaster, died on February 9, 2009 at the age of 84. He was born on March 30, 1924 in Lancaster, PA, the son of Chester and Blanche Bushong Graybill. He married Bernice Confer on September 24, 1974; she died in November 2006. Allen was a graduate of Wheaton Academy in West Chicago, IL; he then served… Read complete obituary here.