Vernon H. Study Sr.

GETTYSBURG Vernon H. Study, Sr., 98, formerly of Littlestown, died Tuesday, November 26, 2013, at Golden Living Center, Gettysburg. Vernon was the husband of Bernice O. (Wintrode) Study, who died September 15, 1997. Born September 22, 1915, in Silver Run, Md., he was the son of the late John E. and Mary Ellen (Bemiller) Study. Vernon worked for the Keystone Cabinet Company, Littlestown, which later became Aristocraft from which he retired. He served with the Army 629th Engineer Construction Battalion in the Pacific Theater of Operations during WWII. He is survived by sons, Vernon H Study, Jr. and wife, Donna of Littlestown, and Bruce A. Study and wife, Michelle of Bonneauville; a daughter, Sandra L. Mummert and husband, Stephen of Spring Grove; grandchildren, Matthew Study, Caroline Foreman, Bradley Mummert, Brian Mummert, Kristy Cambuca, and Dustin Study; a step granddaughter, Erica Barnes; great-grandchildren, Grant, Jacob, Katherine, Margaret, Lauren, Katherine, Addison, Emme, Max, and Roslyn; and a sister, Catherine Williams of Littlestown. Vernon was predeceased by a brother, Roy E. Study Sr., and a sister, Elizabeth Shamer. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, American Legion where he was a past Commander, V.F.W., and Alpha Fire Co., all of Littlestown. Vernon enjoyed his time at Golden Living playing bingo and attending Bible study. Funeral service is Monday, December 2, at 11 a.m. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown, with The Rev. Alex officiating. A viewing will be one hour prior to the service, 10 to 11 a.m., at the funeral home. Interment will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hanover. The flag will be presented by the Littlestown Allied Veterans Council. Memorials may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 53 W. King St., Littlestown, PA 17340. Online condolences may be shared at

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Published in Evening Sun on Nov. 28, 2013