Cletus B. Messer, Jr.
Cletus B. Messer, Jr., 67, of 1747 S. Colebrook Road, Manheim, PA died on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Hospice of Lancaster Co. Mt. Joy Facility. He was the husband of JoAnne Furnari Messer. Born in Columbia, PA, he was the son of the late Cletus B., Sr. and Elizabeth Friend Messer. Cletus retired as the Lead Carpenter for Wickersham Construction Co. in Lancaster, PA where he was employed for 10 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and wood crafting. In addition to his wife he is survived by a Son: Dale R. husband of Sandy Messer of Charleston, SC and Daughters: Terrie wife of Randy Siegrist of Columbia, PA, Bernadette Newcomer of Millersville, PA, Michele
wife of John Koser of Palmyra, PA and Heidi Wagner of Columbia, PA; 7 Grandchildren and 4 Great-Grandchildren; and a Brother: Ronald husband of Mary Messer of Columbia, PA. Funeral Services for Cletus will be held from the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc., 519 Walnut St., Columbia, PA on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11:00 AM (VIEWING: 10:00 AM-11:00 AM) with his pastor, Rev. Mark Kopp, officiating. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens. At Cletus's request, please omit flowers. Memorial Contributions in his memory may be made to St. James Lutheran Church, 10th & Manor Streets, Columbia, PA 17512.