• E. Titus Shenk, 98, dairy farmer, 66-year deacon

    E. Titus Shenk, 98, a resident of Fairmount Homes, Ephrata, went home peacefully to be with the Lord Friday, June 3, 2011 after a short illness.He was born on July 23, 1912 in West Cocalico Township, son...

    • Posted June 8, 2011
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  • Deaths of local interest

    Mary Elizabeth Hope, 90, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 4, 2011 after a brief illness. Mary served in the US Army from March 1944 to January 1946 as a Technician 5th grade where she served on Luzon...

    • Posted June 8, 2011
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  • Edna Mae Smith, 87, seamstress

    Edna Mae (Stauffer) Smith, 87, of Lancaster, passed away Friday, June 3, 2011 at Lancashire Hall.She was born in Lebanon County to the late Samuel O. and Susannah (Martin) Stauffer. She was the wife of Harold T....

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • Paul Zimmerman, active in church, M. Hershey welder

    Paul R. Zimmerman, 83, of Hershey, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at Hershey Medical Center.He was born in Ephrata to the late Clayton and Katie (Rissler) Zimmerman. He was the husband of Annetta M. Zimmerman.Paul has...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • Voldemar Ures, 90, Kerr retiree

    Voldemar Ures, 90, of Ephrata, passed away Saturday, June 4, 2011 at his home.He was born in Narva, Estonia, to Jaan and Lisa Ures. He was the husband of Saima (Trout) Ures, of Ephrata.Voldemar was a member...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • Kermit K. Shook, 93, teacher, veteran

    Kermit K. Shook, 93, a WWII veteran, died peacefully on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2011, in Bethlehem Township.After moving to the Ephrata area over 50 years ago, he returned to the Bethlehem area a little over...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • Clair Martzall, 82, PennDOT worker

    Clair H. Martzall, 82, of Denver, passed away Friday, June 3, 2011 at Reading Hospital.Born in Denver, he was the son of the late Norman and Sallie (Hirneisen) Martzall and was the husband of Evelyn J. (Texter)...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • E. Titus Shenk, 98, dairy farmer, 66-year deacon

    E. Titus Shenk, 98, a resident of Fairmount Homes, Ephrata, went home peacefully to be with the Lord Friday, June 3, 2011 after a short illness.He was born on July 23, 1912 in West Cocalico Township, son...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • Betty Cammauf, 84, homemaker

    Betty Lou (Houser) Cammauf, 84, of Lititz, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at Hospice of Lancaster County.She was born in Lock Haven, a daughter of the late Roland and Pauline (Thatcher) Houser. She was the wife...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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  • LancasterOnline – News 2011-06-01 17:42:13

    By: Andy FasnachtAnd as of next Monday evening, when the 88th edition of Pennsylvania’s largest street fair rolls into town, that tradition will go the way of five-cent balloons as the Ephrata Farmers Day Association (EFDA) convinced...

    • Posted June 1, 2011
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