Bernard ‘Skip’ Lefley, 72, Ephrata, Anderson Pretzel Bakery packer, enjoyed time with his family

By on September 11, 2019

Bernard ‘Skip’ Lefley, 72, of Ephrata, passed away on Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Hospital.

Born and raised in Lancaster, he was married to Deborah A. (Watts) Lefley, of Lancaster, for 46 years.

Skip worked as a packer at Anderson Pretzel Bakery for 38 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family.

He is survived by a son: Anthony; and four granddaughters: Kailey, Julia, Emilie, and Kimberly, all of Oklahoma.

He was predeceased by his daughter: Aneissa.

The family would like to thank the staff of the trauma center at LGH for their dedication and care.

Several celebrations of Skip’s life are planned for different groups of family and friends.

He was cremated by Stradling Funeral Home, Ephrata.

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  1. Pamela Nolan

    September 28, 2019 at 11:36 am

    Skip was my uncle whom I loved very much. It is very sad that he is no longer with us anymore but I now know that he is in a better place. I will miss all the Christmas holidays and parties we enjoyed together as a family.

  2. Pamela Nolan

    September 28, 2019 at 1:59 pm

    Skip was a great dad and husband and was family oriented and we will miss him very much. We love him. Love Pam and Tiny

  3. Kailey

    September 30, 2019 at 10:15 pm

    He was my grandpa aka my poopy and I miss him so much I wish I could’ve said goodbye to him and been there when he passed and told him I love him and always will me and George Devonshire love u so much and we both wish u could of been there to say goodbye

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