SEPT. 8, 1925-NOV. 6, 2009
DOVER, Pa. - Lewis E. Doarnberger, 84, died Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at York Hospital.
He was the husband of the late Kathryn (Toggas) Doarnberger, to whom he was married for 51 years.
Born in Hagerstown, Md., on Sept. 8, 1925, he was the son of the late Harry E. and Nan D. (Lewis) Doarnberger.
Mr. Doarnberger is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Donna K. and Dennis C. Naylor of Mount Wolf, Pa., Carolyn L. and Thomas L. Daugherty of York, Pa., and Mary Ann and Dr. John J. Bobin of York. In addition, he is survived by his grandchildren, Abby L. Naylor, Craig L. Naylor, Alex T. Daugherty, Conner E. Daugherty, Michael J. Bobin and Anne K. Bobin.
He was the brother of the late Grason Doarnberger, Jane Doarnberger, John Doarnberger and Jack Doarnberger.
After being drafted during his senior year in high school in Hagerstown, he served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to '46. He served in the Normandy Northern France campaign, and received the Good Conduct Medal, the European African Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon and the World War II Victory Ribbon. He returned from serving his country and finished his high school requirements in 1946.