Clarence M. Redcay, 70, King’s chips truck driver

By on July 2, 2013

Clarence M. Redcay, 70, of Lititz, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at the Corn Heritage Village, Corn, Okla. Clarence’s son lives in Lititz.

He was born in Manheim to the late Henry and Lizzie (Martin) Redcay and was the husband of Stella M. (Weber) Redcay with whom he would have shared 50 years of marriage with on July 29.

Clarence was a member of the Hahnstown United Zion Church. During his working years, he was a truck driver for King’s Potato Chips. Clarence enjoyed gardening and working in his yard. He enjoyed his family, especially his grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons: Ray L. Redcay of Millersville; Clair L., husband of Karri (Lee) Redcay of Corn, Okla.; Mervin E., Sr., husband of Christine (Wentzel) Redcay of Lititz; Clarence L., husband of Betty (Walter) Redcay of Reinholds; a daughter: Karen L. Sweigart of Manheim; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four brothers and seven sisters.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandson and one brother.

A funeral was held July 1 at the Hahnstown United Zion Church, Glenwood and Frysville Rd., Ephrata, with Pastors John Fry and John Leisey officiating. Interment took place in the Red Run Cemetery.

If desired memorial contributions in Clarence’s memory may be made to the Stevens United Zion Church, 49 South Line Rd., Stevens, PA 17578.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at stradlingfuneralhome.com.

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