HANOVER Eugene M. "Geno" Kemper, 66, entered into God's eternal care Monday, December 9, 2013, at his residence. Born January 11, 1947, in Hanover, Geno was the son of the late Merle and Romaine (Barnhart) Kemper. He was the loving husband of Peggy L. (Bridges) Kemper to whom he was married for 30 years. Geno was a 1965 graduate of South Western High School. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and served his country proudly in the U.S. Army. He was a member of Bethel Assembly of God, Littlestown. Mr. Kemper retired from Harley Davidson of York after 18 years of service. Prior to this, he was employed by Black & Decker for 23 years. Geno was also an avid golfer and bowler. In addition to his loving wife Peggy, Geno is survived by his daughters, Melissa A. Plank and husband Jason of Hanover, and Teresa Baile and husband Mark of Finksburg, Md.; sons, Christopher L. Whited and wife Amy of Hanover, and Philip Whited and wife Amy of Parker, Colo.; six grandchildren, Samantha, Travis, Gage, Gabriel, Landon, and Griffin; his brother, Dave Kemper of Hanover; and his sister, Carolyn Miller of New Freedom. Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Friday, December 13, 2013, at the Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick St., Hanover, PA with his pastor, the Rev. Garry Sheaffer officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover. A visitation and time to share memories with the family will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The Hanover Allied Veterans Honor Guard will provide full military honors. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Geno to Bethel Assembly of God, 2075 Fish & Game Road, Littlestown, PA 17340. Serving as casketbearers will be Philip Whited, Christopher Whited, Jason Plank, Mark Baile, Dave Kemper and Kenny Miller. 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
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Published in Evening Sun on Dec. 10, 2013