Christ S. Haldeman, WWII corporal, High Concrete

By on August 28, 2013

Christ S. Haldeman, 93, Denver, died at home Aug. 22, 2013.

Born in Deodate, Dauphin County, he was a son of the late Christian H. and Katie (Scheaffer) Haldeman.

A World War II Army corporal, he served in the Pacific Theatre with the 77th Division. Christ worked for High Concrete, Denver, was a life member of Reinholds VFW and an avid Phillies fan.

Surviving are his companions: Ruth and "Buster;" children: Doris E. (David) Lutz, Reinholds; William C. Haldeman, Reading; Diane E. (George) Dionysious, Ephrata; David P. (Shirley) Haldeman, Denver and Robert L. (Debbie) Haldeman, Adamstown; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; siblings: Alice Levengood, Schaefferstown; Betty Peiffer, Myerstown; Merle Haldeman, Dubois and George Haldeman, Monaca. He was predeceased by a son: John and siblings: Florence Rittle, Marian Fernsler and Phares and Joseph Haldeman.

Funeral were held Aug. 28 from Good Funeral Home, Reamstown. Burial with military honors was in Memory Gardens Memorial Park, Ephrata.

Rather than flowers, contribution may be sent to Reamstown Ambulance Association, Box 276, Reamstown, PA 17567 or Compassionate Care Hospice, 1513 Cedar Cliff Drive, Suite 100, Camp Hill, PA 17011.

Arrangements by Good Funeral Home. For online condolences, visit

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