Roman Musser, 90, owned floor covering business

By on August 22, 2012

Roman G. Musser, 90, of Lititz, passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2012 at Landis Homes.

He was born in Fivepointville to the late Noah and Mary (Sauder) Musser and was the husband of the late Anna K. (Martin) Musser, to whom he shared 69 years of marriage.

He was an elder at Bethany Church of East Earl. Roman was the owner of Musser’s Floor Covering. He also worked as a farmer in his early years. He enjoyed woodworking and volunteering at Landis Homes.

Roman is survived by his children: Wilmer R., husband of Shirley (Heller) Musser, of Leola; Darlene L., wife of Earl Groff, of Lititz; Marilyn M., wife of Barry Hershey, of Lititz; five grandchildren: Cordell Musser, Jodi Groff, Julie Dietzel, Jennifer McCamant and Jeremy Hershey; four great- grandchildren: Caitlin, Nathan, Kristen Musser and Caleb McCamant; and a brother: Harvey, husband of Alberta Musser, of Stevens.

In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by an infant son: Bruce Musser; grandson: Keith Musser; and three sisters: Edith Weiler, Edna Hollinger and Lucy Rutt.

A memorial service was held on Aug. 21 at Calvary Church, Lancaster, with Pastor David Allen officiating. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in Roman’s memory can be sent to Hospice & Community Care, formerly Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604 or the Landis Homes Caring Fund, 1001 E. Oregon Road, Lititz, PA 17543.

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

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