Dorothy A. Walton, 85, formerly of Quarryville, entered into rest on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Conestoga View.
Born in Quarryville she was the daughter of the late Walter O. and Esther (Fisher) Gregg.
Dorothy had retired from I.S.C. She enjoyed crochet and playing cards.
Dorothy is survived by 4 daughters: Gloria Blevins (Charles) of VA; Deborah Herring (James) of TN; Joanna Walton of MD; Pamela Walton of MD; 9 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and 8 great-great grandchildren; 3 half brothers, and a half sister and special friends, Kim Jones and Lenny Bowman.
Esther E. Kistler, 81, of Lancaster PA, formerly of Willow Street, PA passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2018.
She was the widow of the late Luther B. “Red” Kistler, Jr, who passed away April 3, 2018.
Esther was born in Willow Street PA, a daughter of the late Edwin and Esther Adamire Herman. She was an avid birdwatcher and card player.
She is survived by her 3 children, Desiera Elliott, Millersville, Debra Hess, Quarryville, Daniel Kistler, Conestoga, 5 grandchildren, Troy Probst, Katelin Enck, Ashley Elliott, Brittany Kistler, Austin Kistler, great grandchild Chase Melton, siblings Bobby Robert Herman, Butch Herman, Leck Herman and Betty Eby.
Mary P. Tice, 94, of Quarryville PA, formerly of Oxford, PA, passed away on Sunday, October 28, 2018.
She was the widow of the late Bobby Jack Tice who passed away in 1991.
Mary was an award-winning quilter. Friends and family enjoyed Mary’s great sense of humor, her fantastic cooking, her amazing memory and her sincere devotion to her family.
A birth right Quaker, Mary was born in West Grove, PA, a daughter of the late John G. and Rebecca Clement Pugh.
C. Michael Aument, 72, of Conestoga PA, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018.
He was the husband of Mary Groff Aument. They had celebrated 52 years of marriage.
Mike was a retired truck driver. He was a member of F. & A.M. # 156, Quarryville. Over the years, Mike had organized a huge milk bottle collection.
Born in Strasburg, PA, he was a son of the late Charles S. and T. Arlene Boettner Aument.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by 4 daughters, Trasee, wife of Alan D. Bleacher, Delta, PA, Jeannette Binkle, Conestoga, Wendy Ressler, Conestoga, Karin, wife of William Cohen, Conestoga., 4 grandchildren, 2 step grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 3 step great grandchildren, siblings; Linda Aument, M. Patrick Aument, and Jenny Cutugno.
Wyatt Treavor Teaman, 20, of Center Road, Quarryville, died Wednesday at Lancaster General Hospital from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born in Owatonna, MN, he was the son of Treavor M. and Sheri L. Bollinger Teaman.
He was a 2016 graduate of Solanco High School and a 2018 graduate of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology. While in high school, he was a 3 year member of the Solanco golf team that won 5 consecutive league championships, enjoyed weight lifting, played soccer and was a member of FFA.
An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, and gardening.
Wyatt was employed in electrical maintenance for Rhi Magnesita, York, PA and recently won the maintenance department golf tournament.
He attended Mechanic Grove Church of the Brethren and was a member of Washington Lodge No. 156, F. & A. M., Quarryville.
Norma Reynolds passed away just after sunset on a clear autumn night at the age of ninety years and thirteen days. She was born in Refton on October 10, 1928, to Ray A. and Kathryn (Rohrer) Reese.
She was a lifelong member of Zion UCC. She graduated from Quarryville High School and married Carl (Bud) Reynolds, Jr. They were together for fifty years before his passing in 1998.
Norma worked part-time as an LPN, and loved playing bridge, big band music, antiquing, Stone Harbor, and singing in the chorus of many Kiwanis musicals.
She is survived by sons, Carl, and Joel, husband of Mary Ellen Reynolds, both of Quarryville. Also, by sisters Glenna Book and Barbara Sample, seven nieces and a nephew.
Shirley D. Fantom, 72, of Peach Bottom, passed peacefully at home on Friday, October 19, 2018 (her Mother’s birthday), after a battle with cancer.
She was born in Elizabethtown to the late David and Mildred (Nauss) Dohner. She was the loving wife of Jacob A. Fantom for 52 years.
She was surrounded in the last 5 days of her life by many friends and family. Shirley’s desire was to say: “see you later” to as many people as she could. As a family, we thank each of you who made that happen.
Shirley was a member of Chestnut Level Church. She had a great love for Jesus, which she shared through her card ministry. She had sent thousands of homemade cards through the years, each one was specific to the person she was sending the card to.
Shirley’s smile and hearty laugh lit up a room. She loved to spend time with her family and friends. She loved playing games, going to breakfast with friends, going to the beach, crocheting, church activities, going to the Y to swim, shopping for clothes, and had a passion for flower gardening.
Shirley graduated from Elizabethtown High School, Lancaster School of Cosmetology, Consolidated School of Business and took many classes for reflexology.
Robert D. Swinehart, Sr. passed away on October 19, 2018 at Lancashire Hall at the age of 89. He was just four months shy of his 90th birthday on February 19.
He was born in Lancaster to the late Chester and Martha (Stock) Swinehart.
Robert is survived by his wife of 70 years Clara Mae (Hamilton) Swinehart. They resided most of their lives in the Strasburg and New Providence area.
He loved collecting model military airplanes and received 2nd place at the Lampeter Fair for a balsa wood F-16 airplane.
Samuel W. Supplee, III, 83, of Robert Fulton Highway, Peach Bottom, PA died at his residence, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, October 20, 2018.
He and his wife Janet Hoffman Supplee were married 60 years. Born in Lionville, PA he was the son of the late S. Warren and Mildred McBride Supplee.
Sam was a lifelong dairy farmer, both in Lionville and then in Peach Bottom when he and his family moved in 1990. A hard worker, he missed only one milking out of 730 in one year. He was proud of being awarded and recognized for his cows producing 1 million pounds of milk in 1998. He was a member of FFA and served as its county president from 1953-1954.
Sam was a member of Windsor Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, sang in the choir and also dug graves for the church cemetery.
He graduated from Downingtown High School where he participated with the marching band. His biggest hobby was that of fox hunting.
Brenda Ruth Compton, 74, of Oxford passed away Saturday, October 20, 2018 at her home.
She was the wife of the late Comas R. Compton.
Born in Ashe County, NC she was the daughter of the late Edward and Gladys Keys Wyatt.
Brenda attended State Line Baptist Church, Rising Sun, MD.
She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her family. Brenda was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother.
She is survived by three sons, David R. Compton of Oxford, Jason S. Compton and his wife, Heather of Peach Bottom, and Jeffrey A. Compton and his wife, Casey of North East, MD; one daughter, Tracy D. Compton of Nottingham; twelve grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert Wyatt of Atglen; and one sister, Joyce Way of Lansing, NC.