• Charles “Red” Swisher, 75, Army vet, avid golfer

    Charles H. "Red" Swisher, 75, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012 at Lancaster General Hospital after complications arose from a spinal cord injury after a fall.Charles was married to Diane (Brown) Swisher for 49 years...

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  • Amos Redcay, 83, mason, hat factory employee

    Amos N. Redcay, 83, of Ephrata, passed away Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at Fairmount Retirement Community following a brief illness.He is survived by his wife, Ruth (Mast) Redcay, to whom he was married for almost 61 years....

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  • Eli Nolt, 82, farmer

    Eli M. Nolt, 82, of Ephrata, entered into rest Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at Fairmount Homes.He was born in Earl Township to the late Eli and Mattie (Martin) Nolt and was the husband of Anna Mary (Weaver)...

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  • Helen Maser, homemaker, farmer, Phillies fan

    Helen Elizabeth Young Maser entered into eternal rest Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012 while under the professional and caring staff of Denver Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Lancaster County Hospice & Community Care.She was the widow of Warren...

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  • Abram Klaasen, 91, WWII veteran, Weaver mason

    Abram Klaassen, 91, of New Holland, died Sunday morning, Aug. 12, 2012 at Garden Spot Village.His wife, Mary Jane (Myers) Klaassen, survives. Born in Saskatchewan, Canada, he was the son of the late Jacob and Anna (Funk)...

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  • Donald Jacobs, 64, construction manager

    Mr. Donald E. Jacobs, age 64, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012.Born in Clarksburg, W.Va., he was the son of Betty Lou (McKinney) Jacobs and the late Leon Jacobs.He was employed as a construction manager...

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  • Arthur Hertzler, 70, Ephrata Manufacturing retiree

    Arthur Hertzler, 70, of Denver, passed away Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012 at the Denver Health and Rehabilitation Center.He was born in Ephrata to Arthur and Mary (Sauder) Hertzler.Arthur worked for Ephrata Manufacturing for 35 years before his...

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  • Richard Hardy, Navy commander, GE employee

    Richard Hardy, commander, U.S. Navy retired, died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012 in Lebanon.He was born in Richard City, Tenn., on Aug. 29, 1922, the son of Charles Edson and Marion Faville Hardy. Mr. Hardy was preceded in...

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  • Emma Gonzalez, 87, Denver

    Emma H. Gonzalez, 87, of Denver, went home to her eternal reward Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at Cocalico Christian Home, Denver.She was born in Lancaster County to the late John S. and Amanda (Horting) High and was...

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  • Edwin Doman, Korean War vet, school custodian

    Edwin C. Doman, 80, of Harrisburg, passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012 at Spring Creek Rehabilitation and Health Care.He was born in Lancaster to the late Raymond and Martha (Grossman) Doman and was the husband of Hazel...

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