Grace M. Weinhold, Husin Shirt, J.C. Penney worker

By on September 4, 2013

Grace M. Weinhold, 86, of Ephrata, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 at Ephrata Manor after a long illness.

Her husband, the late Robert W. Weinhold, passed away April 3, 2008.

Born in Ephrata, Grace was a daughter of the late George and Ruth (Weaver) Bowers. She was an active member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Ephrata.

Grace worked for many years at Ephrata’s former Husin Shirt Factory and she was most recently employed at the former J.C.Penney store in Ephrata.

Grace was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by a son: John R. Weinhold, husband of Kathy A. (Sweigart) Weinhold of Ephrata; a daughter: Jane L. Imhoff of York; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, Grace was preceded in death by a son: William Weinhold; a sister: Nancy J. Brendle and a brother: Richard Weaver.

Friends will be received at Paul L. Gravenor Home For Funerals, 100 W. Main St., Ephrata, from 1 to 2 p.m. Sept. 5. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Henry E. Herbener officiating. Place of interment will be Wolf’s Cemetery, Ephrata Township.

Donations in Grace’s memory may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association at

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