Verlen G. Rufenacht, 68, passed away following surgery at Lancaster General Hospital, Wednesday, September 19, 2018. He was born in Wauseon, OH to Olen and Viola Rufenacht. An educator, he taught at Lancaster Mennonite Schools for 36 years. He is survived by three sisters, Mary Louise Lehman, (Wilmer), Harrisonburg, VA, Helen Hofstetter, (Clint), Apple Creek, OH, Geneva Rufenacht, (Mel), Lititz, PA, twin brother Verle Rufenacht, Mount Joy, PA, and nieces and nephews. Family and friends were important to Verlen.
A Memorial Service will take place Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 6:30 p.m. at Blossom Hill Mennonite Church, 333 Delp Road, Lancaster, PA. There will be no visitation. Friends may greet family members after the service in the Fellowship Hall. Light refreshments will be available.