D. Henry Bair

HANOVER D. Henry Bair, 89, entered into God's eternal care, Sunday, March 16, 2014, at the Transitions Nursing center, Gettysburg. Born September 27, 1924, in Hanover, he was the son of the late Daniel and Sadie (Forry) Bair. Henry was the loving husband of Sarah M. (Kuhns) Bair with whom he would have shared 64 years of marriage on April 8th, 2014. Henry was a member of Bair's/ Hostetter's Mennonite Congregation and the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. He was a farmer all his life until his retirement. In addition to his wife, Henry is survived by two children; Lauren K. Bair and wife Joyann of Hanover, Karen E. Bair of Hanover; four grandchildren; Lori, Danny, Kevin and his wife Heather, and Ellie, and four great-grandchildren; Carlie, Jose, Mackenzie, and Savannah; and one sister; Sadie Whisler of Hanover. He was preceded in death by a two sisters; Elizabeth Fuhrman and Emma Herr. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Bair's Mennonite Meeting House, York Road, Hanover. Burial will be in York Road Cemetery, Hanover. Viewings will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at the Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 2215 Millstream Road, Lancaster, PA 17602. Serving as casketbearers will be: Danny Bair, Kevin Bair, Glendon Whisler, Dale Fuhrman, Mark Forry, and Willard Kauffman. The Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick St., Hanover, is assisting the family with the funeral arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.kenworthyfh.com

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Kenworthy Funeral Home
269 Frederick Street Hanover, PA 17331

Published in Evening Sun on Mar. 18, 2014