David Nolt, 85, Ephrata, Nolt Brothers vice pres.

By on October 26, 2011

David Stehman "Stemie" Nolt, 85, of Ephrata, passed away Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 at Hospice of Lancaster County.

Born in Leacock Township, Leola, he was the son of the late Amron R. and Rhoda R. (Stehman) Nolt and was the husband of Arlene (Zimmerman) Nolt .

He was a member of Muddy Creek Lutheran Church. David was also a member of the Blue Lodge #665 F&A.M. He joined the lodge because of his son’s illness. His other memberships include the Lancaster Lodge of Perfection, the Reading Consistory, 32nd degree and lifetime membership of the American Legion, Ephrata. David enjoyed watching sports and was an avid Phillies fan. David also enjoyed going to the mountains and spending time with his grandchildren. David was vice president at Nolt Brothers, Ephrata.

In addition to his wife, David is survived by his daughter: Mary Jane, wife of Joseph D. Green Jr., of Stoughton, Mass.; his son: Robert L., husband of Dinah L. (Stoyer) Nolt, of Ephrata; his step-son: Jeff, husband of Christina (Miles) Sullivan, of Morgantown; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four brothers: Burnell, Levi, Gilbert and Donald Nolt; and his sister: Eleanor (Nolt) Dumbach.

He was preceded in death by his first wife: Maggie Arlene (Lorah) Nolt; two brothers: John Henry and Herbert Nolt; and a sister: Clara Belle Nolt.

Funeral services took place on Oct. 24 at the Muddy Creek Lutheran Church, Denver, with Pastor Paul Smeltz officiating. Burial took place in the Muddy Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in David’s memory may be made to Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604 or the American Cancer Society-Lancaster County Unit, 314 Good Drive, Lancaster, PA 17603.

Arrangements were made by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at roseborostradling.com.

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