Earl T. Strausbaugh

  • "To the family. We were sorry to learn about Earl's..."
    - Bob & Betty Sheets
  • "Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Buddy and Jo Ecker"
  • "Sorry to hear of your father's passing. May your memories..."
    - Karen Sheaffer
  • "Karen and family, so sorry for your loss, God Bless!!!"
    - Amy Sentz-Forbes
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    - Molly Musselman

LITTLESTOWN Earl T. Strausbaugh, 87, died Tuesday, December 31, 2013, at his home. He was the husband of Luella F. (Angell) Strausbaugh, who died September 26, 2007. Born February 18, 1926, in Hanover, he was the son of the late John H. and Mamie A. (Becker) Strausbaugh. Earl served in the Army during WWII. He was a mechanic for Sheets Truck Center in Hanover, retiring in 1988 after 32 years of service and then worked for Direct to You in Gettysburg. Earl is survived by four daughters, Beverly Unger and Melissa Dennis, both of Hanover, Connie Yingling of Littlestown, and Karen Mathna of Gettysburg; three sons, Earl T. Strausbaugh, Sr. of Spring Grove, Robert Strausbaugh of Littlestown, and Ronald Strausbaugh of Abbottstown; 15 grandchildren, Earl Jr., Freja, Angela, Tony, Michael, Steve, Stacey, Chad, Jackie, Joshua, Julie, Jill, Sara, Jessica, and Timothy; and 11 great-grandchildren, Brittani, Jacob, Katie, Collin, Jordyn, Mason, Ella, Nathan, Jaxon, Jaden, and Alexa. Earl was predeceased by a son, Donald Strausbaugh; brothers, Edward, Glenn, and Johnny Strausbaugh, and George Topper; and sisters, Claudine Brown, Marie Grove, and Mamie "Peg" Rohrbaugh. Earl was a life member of Littlestown VFW, was an avid sportsman, gardener, and loved his family. Funeral service will be Friday, January 3, at 11 a.m. at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown, with the Rev. Matthew A. Day of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Harney, Md., officiating. There will be a viewing Friday at the funeral home 1 hour prior to the service. Interment will be in Mountain View Cemetery, Harney, Md. Flag will be folded by the Littlestown Allied Veterans Council. Contributions have been asked to go to a . Online condolences may be shared on www.littlesfh.com
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Little's Funeral Home
34 Maple Avenue Littlestown, PA 17340
(717) 359-4224
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Published in Evening Sun from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3, 2014
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