November 5, 2006
RONKS, Pa. - Calvary Temple Church will sponsor a bus trip to Millennium Theatre near Lancaster for a production of Sight & Sound's "Miracle of Christmas" Friday, Dec. 8. The bus will leave Hagerstown at 1 p.m., followed by a Chambersburg pick-up. For information and tickets, call 301-842-3732.
March 7, 2003
HILTON HEAD, S.C. - James D. Spofford, 73, of Sun City and formerly of Lancaster, Pa., died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at his home. Born Sept. 6, 1929, in Wheeling, W.Va., he was the son of the late Jean Dimmick and Franklin Spofford. He was a 1947 graduate of Hagerstown High School. He received a bachelor of arts degree from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., in 1951. He retired from Exxon in 1986, after 33 years. He held executive marketing positions in Cumberland, Md., Harrisburg, Pa., Richmond, Va., Roanoke, Va., Washington, D.C., and Lancaster.
March 21, 2009
Anna B. Mosemann, 89 -MARCH 20, 2009 CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Anna B. Mosemann, 89, of Meadow Haven Nursing Home and formerly of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Friday, March, 20, 2009, at the nursing home. She was the daughter of the late Abe and Mary Martin Burkhart. She was a registered nurse. She was a Mennonite missionary in Uruguay and Argentina. She is survived by her husband, Clyde R. Mosemann; two daughters, Leticia Petersheim and Patricia Kauffman, both of Greencastle; two sons, Richard Mosemann of Warfordsburg and Barry Mosemann of Senoia, Ga.; five sisters, Esther Shives of Reno, Nev., Ruth Shaffer of Lancaster, Pa., Martha Shultz of Halifax, Pa., Betty of Lititz, Pa., and Edna Haugh of Red Lion, Pa.; two brothers, Amos Burkhart and John Burkhart, both of Lancaster; 11 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
January 13, 2012
Betty L. (Sheely) Feeser, 85, of Fahrney-Keedy Home & Village in Boonsboro, Md., and formerly of Lancaster, Pa., died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Kenneth E. Feeser, who died in 2010. She was a secretary-receptionist for most of her life. Her last secretary job before retirement was with Moore Engineering Co. in Lancaster. Born in Hanover, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Cyril T. and Grace E. (Dodrer)
December 21, 2005
CLARKS SUMMIT, Pa. - Two 2005 Heritage Academy graduates, Whitney Schlimgen and Heather Stamper, were members of the Baptist Bible College volleyball team that won the National Christian College Athletic Association Division II regional volleyball tournament and participated in the NCCAA national championships in Lincoln, Ill. Schlimgen, daughter of Jim and Denise Schlimgen of Smithsburg, had five kills, two aces and 15 digs as BBC swept Lancaster...
March 3, 2009
OCT. 21, 1988-MARCH 2, 2009 GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Nathan "Nate" Byers, 20, of 10180 Grindstone Hill Road, and a resident of 429 N. Charlotte St., Lancaster, Pa., died peacefully in his sleep Monday, March 2, 2009, at his home in Greencastle. Born Oct. 21, 1988, in Chambersburg, Pa., he was the son of James A. and Laura Schmelder Byers of Greencastle. He was a 2006 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School and received his associate degree from YTI in York, Pa. He was employed by Cimbrian of Lancaster as a computer networker.
February 15, 2011
APRIL 6, 1924-FEB. 15, 2011 WAYNESBORO, Pa. — Barbara Swain Lancaster, 86, of 1597 State Line Road, Waynesboro, Pa., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at her home surrounded by her family. Born Sunday, April 6, 1924, in Buffalo, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late H. Wainwright Swain and Dorothy Quimby Swain. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Franklin J. Lancaster; daughter, Nanette L. Lash; sister, Nancy S. Paschall; and brother, Howard Swain.
April 21, 2013
Kimberly Ann Lancaster, 46, of Hagerstown, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013, at the home of her sister-in-law surrounded by her loving family. Born Dec. 9, 1966, in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of William Victor and Barbara Ann (Yeckley) Valis. Kimberly was a mother and homemaker, and the recipient of many, many true friends. She had worked as a real estate agent in Hagerstown. Kimberly was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Hagerstown. In addition to her parents, she also is survived by four children, Mark T. Lancaster, Michael W. Lancaster, Megan V. Lancaster and Molly Ann Lancaster, all of Hagerstown; one brother, Kevin W. Valis and wife, Tara, and their children, Max, Violet and Lily of Cleveland; aunts and uncles, Marlene and Robbie Lieb of Baltimore, and Jackie and Bob Lazorick of Madison, Wis.; first cousins, Jason Lieb, Erin Lieb, Brian Lazorick and Katlyn Lazorick; and her Carrolltown, Pa., aunts, uncles and cousins.
March 6, 2012
William F. “Bill” Lancaster Jr., 83, of Ranson, W.Va., died Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at his home. The family will receive friends Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town, W.Va. The service will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, Charles Town. Burial will be in Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town.
August 5, 2012
Christ Lutheran Church, at 216. N. Cleveland Ave. in Hagerstown, is planning a bus trip to Lancaster, Pa., on Saturday, Sept. 22. The trip costs $20 per person. The fee is for bus fare only. Planned stops are at the Wilbur Candy Co. in Lititz, Pa., the Bird-in-Hand (Pa.) Farmers Market, the shops at the Kitchen Kettle Village in Intercourse, Pa., and a stop at the Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant for lunch. Payment must be made by Monday, Sept. 17. For more information, call Sandy Busey at 301-739-7925