Eugene F. "Gene" Fisher, Sr., 80, of Manheim, PA, was called home to Heaven on Tuesday morning, April 15, 2014 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon, PA following a brief illness. Born in West Hempfield Twp., he was the son of the late Daniel H. and Esther Seitz Fisher. He was the husband of Ruth N. Hoffer Fisher for 51 years on April 5th.
Gary R. Myers, 67, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on April 12, 2014 unexpectedly. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Raymond and Eleanor (Sturm) Myers. Gary was the husband of Sandra L. (Hatton) Myers.
Kenneth Lee Shuler, 69, formerly of Little Britain, PA, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Lancashire Hall, Lancaster. He was born in Little Britain Township and lived there 67 of his 70 years. He was the son of the late D. Sherman "Sy" and Marian A. Jamison Shuler.
Marguerite L. "Margie" Ditzler, 93, of Manheim and formerly of Lebanon passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Mount Hope Nazarene Retirement Community, Manheim. Born in Lebanon, she was the daughter of the late George and Matilda Miller Donten. She was the wife of the late James S. "Chet" Ditzler who died in 1993. Margie retired as a seamstress at the former Manheim Garment Factory and Noggles Garment Factory. She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Congregational Church, Manheim. Margie enjoyed collecting and fixing jewelry. She loved to spend time with her family.
Richard P. Mongeau, Sr., 80, of Lancaster, died on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy, after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Dorothy A. (Hiney) Mongeau, who died on November 14, 1985.
Ruth Arlene Bowman, 85, passed away following a brief stay at Moravian Manor. Born in Peach Bottom, she was the daughter of the late Hayes and Elsie (McCoy) Brown. She was preceded in death in 2010 by her husband, John F. Bowman.
Diane Lynn Schley, 49, a homemaker, of Lancaster, died April 15, 2014 at home of natural causes. Surviving is her husband, Juan "Misterio" L. Davila, Sr. & three children, Diane, Juan L. "Jun-Jun" & David.
Ella Ruth Miller of New Holland passed away on April 15 at Garden Spot Village at the age of 91 years. Born on April 10, 1923, she was the eldest daughter of Ruth Eaby Brown and John [Bender] Brown of New Holland. Ella was the widow of Russell H. Miller, a mechanic employed by the New Holland Machine Company. She was preceded in death by her son, Russell H. Miller, Jr., and by her sister, the former Gladys Mae Brown, wife of Willis L. Shirk of New Holland. She is survived by two nephews, Willis L. Shirk, Jr., of Lancaster, husband of Sandra J. Strunk and Alexander M. Shirk of New Holland, husband of Beverley Sentman Shirk. She is also survived by two grandnephews, Mark Shirk, husband of Fiona Shirk, of Baltimore, Maryland, and Craig Shirk of New Holland.
Judith Zucker Clark, 81, of Rothsville, PA passed away peacefully from a heart condition on Sunday, Apr. 13, 2014 just before sunset at Ephrata Community Hospital. There to say goodbye were 15 members of her family, gathered around her, telling stories they remembered and saying thanks for her years of loving care.
Lena M. Hildebrand, 99, of Lancaster, passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Hamilton Arms Center. She was the wife of the late Richard H. Hildebrand to whom she was married for 64 years. Born in Lancaster, PA, she was the daughter of the late John G. and Fannie Mae (Shellenberger) Glick.