Kevin A. Dube, 27, of Frogtown Road, Pequea, PA died unexpectedly at his residence on Tuesday, January 28, 2020.
Born in Lancaster, he was the son of Susanne M. Ronan Dube and David L. Dube.
Kevin had been employed as a metal fabricator.
He was baptized in the Catholic faith.
Kevin enjoyed being with his family, nieces, nephews and friends. Playing X-box, 4 wheeling, going on cruises, Disney World, the Poconos, and being outside were also great enjoyments for him.
Tilden Glen “Mike” Haley, passed away peacefully at his home in Nottingham, PA on Tuesday evening, January 28, 2020.
Known to his family as “Glen”, he was born in Charleston, WV on October 1, 1936, the oldest son of the late Tilden Creel and Beulah Grace Haley.
Friends and family also know him as “Mike”, loving husband of Cindy for 34 years, and devoted father to his stepdaughter, Heather (Greg) McCummings of West Grove, PA, son, Michael Haley of Hainesport, NJ, and his youngest son, the late Jason Haley. He was also a beloved Poppy/Pop Pop/Old Pop to his grandchildren, Hannah, Colton and Austin McCummings, Delaney and Anthony Haley, Angela Cluck, Brielle Hervey and the late Shay Rose Haley; and great grandchildren, Hunter, Leah Ann and Emily. He is also survived by his two sisters, Lenora Susan Hood of Lorain, OH and Maryann Crowder of Charleston, WV, and many nephews and nieces.
Barry W. Graver, Sr., 71, of Holtwood, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 25, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. He was a devoted husband, father and pappy who is dearly missed already.
Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Lester R., and Mabel E. (Miller) Graver.
Barry and his wife, Nadine (Aukamp) would have celebrated 49 years of marriage on March 6, 2020.
Barry worked for Goodhart Sons, Inc. Steel Fabrication for over 35 years. In his retirement years, he was dedicated to helping his son farm. He was his son’s right-hand-man. Hardly a day went by that you wouldn’t see him on a John Deere tractor.
Robert Conrad Shuler of Little Britain died on Tuesday, January 14, 2020. He was 83.
Born in Little Britain Township, he was a son of the late Ira and Esther Shuler.
In his early years, he was a star player for a baseball team in Oakwood, Md. He usually played shortstop but could play any position. His performance earned him the nickname Ty Cobb.
He joined the U.S. Army and was stationed in Ft. Bliss, Texas, where he tested and fired missiles in the White Sands Providing Ground.
Heaven’s kitchen gained a baker when Elsie P. Minnich, 82, of Quarryville, entered into rest on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at the Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community where she had been residing.
Born in Strasburg, she was a daughter of the late Aldus J. and Nora (Metzler) Peters. Her husband, Walter G. Minnich, Jr. passed away in 2008.
After graduating from Solanco High School, Elsie was first employed at the former Rhoads Restaurant, and later worked at the former Walter & Hassel Lumber Yard. She then went to work for the Acme Corporation, where she retired after 30 years.
Helen Louise Nebel, Quarryville, PA, born in Medina, New York on May 29, 1938, joined her Lord on January 22, 2020 after a short illness. She was a member of True Gospel Baptist church in Quarryville, PA.
She was predeceased by her husband Oswald “Art” Nebel in 2014.
Helen is survived by her children: Mary Hughes of Quarryville, PA, Elizabeth Carpenter of Lyndonville, NY, Teresa Bryan of Lynchburg, VA, and Marco Rey of Virginia Beach, VA. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson.
Lifelong Lancaster County resident, Jean E. (Brown) Bradford (affectionately known as Mom-Mom), 87, of Strasburg, passed away peacefully on the morning of January 18, 2020 of natural causes. The family rejoices in knowing that she is in the Kingdom of Heaven reunited with her loving husband, Kenneth W. Bradford (Pappy), of whom she was married to for 69 years.
Jean is survived by 2 sisters, a brother, a son, a daughter, 2 grandsons, and a great granddaughter to whom she adored, Emily Jean Loraw. She was predeceased by her parents and 2 brothers.
Matthew I. Kinsey, 56, of Willow Street, PA, passed away unexpectedly at his home on January 22, 2020.
He was a graduate of Solanco High School and was employed at Graybill Plumbing and Heating, Paradise, PA. Matthew always had a smile on his face and enjoyed working on cars in his spare time.
Proceeding him in death was his long-time companion, Jill Kelly of Willow Street, PA. She is survived by her children, Sarah, Patrick, Corey, Samuel (Buck), and Marina who considered Matthew their step father.
Rita A. Sturgis, 53, formerly of Oxford, PA, passed away unexpectedly at Conestoga View, Lancaster, on January 21, 2020.
She was the daughter of the late Joan Arrowood, and Leo and Theresa Becker Sturgis.
Jeanne Marie (Herr) Finefrock Burkins, 93, of Lititz and Florida, entered into rest on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Hospice and Community Care.
Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Hurald K. and Mary E. (Martin) Herr. She was married to the late John A. Burkins for over 50 years.
Jeanne graduated from McCaskey High School and went on to study nursing at Jefferson University School of Nursing. She graduated from Millersville University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Jeanne worked as a registered nurse with the Solanco School District for over 30 years. She enjoyed traveling, playing cards and being with her large family. She was a member of Lancaster Church of the Brethren and also the First Christian Church in Haines City, Florida.