Erla S. Good, 61, Lititz, former co-owner of Green Acre Lawn and Garden

By on June 4, 2014

Erla S. Good, 61, of Lititz, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy.

She was born in Ephrata to Jacob G. Reiff of Rothsville and the late Katie (Sensenig) Reiff. She was the wife of Ervin H. Good with whom she shared 40 years of marriage.

Erla was a member of the Lime Rock Mennonite Church. She and her husband were the former owners of Green Acre Lawn and Garden, Lititz, and they also managed the Ice Shack in Lock Haven, which was a Mission for Bald Eagle Boys Camp.

In addition to her husband and father, she is survived by three children: Douglas Good of East Earl, Sheila Williams of Ark., Michelle Rhoads of Ark.; eight grandchildren; three siblings: Wilmer, husband of Lorraine (Good) Reiff of Annville, Anna Mae, wife of Earl Reiff of Ephrata and Glenn, husband of Charlene (Nolt) Reiff of Lititz.

A viewing will be held on Thursday, June 5, 2014, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., at the Midway Mennonite Reception Center, 210 E. Lexington Rd., Lititz. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 6, at 9:30 a.m., at the Meadow Valley Mennonite Church, Meadow Valley and Rettew Mill Road, Ephrata, with Bishops Melvin Martin and Ken Gehman and Officiating Ministers Henry Horning, Ray Martin, N. Lamar Hurst and Eric Hoover officiating. Interment will take place in the Lime Rock Mennonite Cemetery.

Kindly omit flowers. The family would like to extend its thanks to Hospice & Community Care for the special care given to Erla.

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

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