Dorothy M. Smeltz of Roosevelt Blvd., Lancaster, died at Lancaster Regional Medical Center on Sunday, July 21, 2013. She was 95.
Miss Smeltz was born in Strasburg, a daughter of the late Isaac and Annie Lahr Smeltz.
She graduated from Quarryville High School and St. Joseph Hospital School of Nursing.
Arthur J. Anderer of Aster Dr., New Providence, died at Hamilton Arms Nursing Home on Saturday, July 20, 2013. He was 82.
Mr. Anderer was born in Somerville, N.J., a son of the late Arthur and Ethel Hannah Anderer.
He served in the U.S. Air Force for 21 years and was a veteran of the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
C. Eugene Peiffer of Quarryville died on Friday, July 12, 2013. He was 85.
Mr. Peiffer was born in Lancaster, a son of the late John R. and Grace Reidenbach
Peiffer. He graduated from Milton Hershey Boys School and then enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps. He served with the 308th Bombardment Wing, Kimpo Air Base,
Mr. Peiffer worked for Burnham and Hamilton Watch before joining Armstrong World
Industries. He retired as a draftsman with Armstrong in 1989.
Brenda E. Blevins of Wyncroft Ln., Lancaster, died at Lancaster General Hospital on Monday, July 8, 2013. She was 55.
Ms. Blevins was the daughter of Joyce Kilby Belvins and the late Clarence Blevins. She lived in Peach Bottom before moving to Lancaster.
She worked as a licensed practical nurse at Ware Presbyterian Villae, Oxford, and more recently at the Mechanic Grove Church of the Brethren daycare center and at the House of the Lord, Willow Street.
Rickie L. Walters of Peach Bottom died at Lancaster General Hospital on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. He was 55.
Mr. Walters was born in Manheim, a son of Mary L. Walters of Quarryville and the late Clair E. Walters.
He worked for the Buck Company.