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Kiene, Earl L.  
Earl L. Kiene MYERSTOWN Earl L. Kiene, 73, entered into rest Saturday, August 29, 2015, at his residence, surrounded by his loved ones. Born in Jonestown on June 8, 1942, he was the son of the late John A. and Lillian C. (Degler) Kiene. A member of New Beginnings Grace Brethren Church, Myerstown, Earl enjoyed spending time with his family. He was employed as a maintenance mechanic at Whitmoyer Laboratories, Myerstown, for 22 years. He was also employed as building superintendent at the Lebanon County Courthouse for 20 years, retiring in 2005. He is survived by his companion, Patricia Ream, of East Petersburg; daughters, Christine, wife of Christopher Bohanan, of Lancaster, Julia, wife of Brian Smith, of Lancaster; a son, David, husband of Melody Kiene, of Richland; eight grandchildren; sisters, Lila, wife of Ralph Bowman, of Bethel, Catherine, wife of Myron Derr, of Richland, Joanne, wife of Roger Weaver, of Myerstown; brothers, Norton Kiene, of Myerstown, John Kiene, Jr., of Lebanon, Paul, husband of Shirley Kiene, of Myerstown; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Yolanda McCue; and brothers, Harold and Theodore Kiene. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. at New Beginnings Grace Brethren Church, Myerstown, preceded by a visitation beginning at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Friedens Memorial Park, Myerstown. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Beginnings Grace Brethren Church, 430 E. Lincoln Ave., Myerstown, PA 17067; or Hospice and Community Care, 685 Good Drive, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604. Grose Funeral Home, Myerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements. www.GroseFH.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Aug. 31, 2015
Kirchoff, Thomas F.  
Thomas F. Kirchoff PITTSFORD, NY Thomas F. "Tom" Kirchoff, 86, passed away peacefully, with family by his side on, Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Born in Lebanon, in 1929, he graduated from Lebanon Catholic High School in 1947 and from Lebanon Valley College in 1952. He was a self-made man who, while raising five children, earned a B.S. in chemistry and later a law degree. He worked as a chemist and then as a patent attorney, while working multiple jobs during this time to support his growing family. In 1967 he moved his family from Levittown, Pa., to Rochester, N.Y., to join the International Patent Department of Eastman Kodak, from which he retired in 1992. Tom was a founder of Church of the Transfiguration in Pittsford, N.Y., and his profound Catholic faith deeply sustaned him. His compassion and commitment toward those less fortunate than himself led him to decades of charity work with many organizations in concert with his beloved wife, Ann. He was predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Anna "Ann". He is survived by his children, Thomas, Kathleen, Eileen, Karen and Christine; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Louise Batdorf; several nephews, including Frederic Fox and Christopher Batdorf; great-nephews; and many dear friends. Funeral Mass was hald Saturday, August 30, at Church of the Transfiguration, followed by interment in St. Patrick's Cemetery in Victor, NY. In Tom's memory, contributions may be made to Oblate Healing Ministry, Rev. Richard McAlear, OMI, 486 Chandler St., Tewksbury, MA 01876. To share a memory of condolence, visit AnthonyChapels.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Sept. 4, 2015
Lampkin, Lawrence  
Lawrence Lampkin HARRISBURG Lawrence "Larry" Carlton Lampkin, 64,went to be with Jesus on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the M.S. Hershey Medical Center. He was born Saturday, June 9, 1951 in Crisfield, Md. to the late Robinson Brown and Ollie Mae (Lampkin) Wilson. He was lovingly raised by his mother and her husband, Edward Wilson and late grandmother, Ardelia Lampkin. Larry graduated from Lebanon High School in 1970, earned an Associates Degree from Montgomery County Community College and spent his professional career with UPS as a package handler and later advancing to audits and quality assurance. He had a passion for cars, especially fond of his Corvette, enjoyed sports and working out at the gym. He was also known by family and friends for his unique charismatic ability to bring a story to life. Most of all he loved God and his family with every ounce of his being. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him. He is survived by five children, Brandon Lampkin of Lebanon, Ardelia Lampkin and husband, Kevin Smith of Harrisburg, Antonio Kreiser and fiance, Iris Rosario of Shillington, Jeanne Lampkin and Cordelia Lampkin of Hershey; five grandchildren, Avery Lampkin, Jaelyn Kreiser, Jasadie Hammond, Ava Kreiser and Aven Kreiser; two step-sons, E.J. Bertolet of Virginia Beach, Va. and K.C. Bertolet of Palmyra; step-daughter, Jennifer Greenawalt; step-granddaughter, Sienna Proctor of Hershey; step-mother, Henrietta Brown of Chester, Md.; seven siblings, Arthur Lampkin, Jerry Lampkin, Kathy Lacour, Debra Wilson-Harris, Louise Wilson, Jacqueline Ressler and Edward Wilson. A Home-Going Celebration will be held Saturday, September 5 at 11 a.m. at St. John's AME Church, 1244 Walnut Street, Lebanon, PA 17042 with the Rev. George H. Tarrant, Sr. officiating. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Rothermel-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 25 W. Pine St., Palmyra, has been entrusted with the arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.rothermelfuneralhome.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Sept. 2, 2015
Long, Ralph H.  
Ralph H. Long ZEBULON, NC Ralph H. Long, 90, formerly of Annville, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015, at his home. He was the husband of Florence "Bunny" Long (nee Rivlin), to whom he was married 56 years on August 29. He was the son of Amos W. Long, Sr. and Lizzie (Palm) Long, and was born and raised in Cleona. After being drafted into the Navy, he served on the U.S.S. Saratoga from September 1943 to March 1946. He worked as an auto mechanic until enlisting in the Air Force from June 1954 to June 1958, where he served as an airplane mechanic. After, he worked at General Steel, Hauck Manufacturing for 17 years, and Hershey Foods for five years. He was a member of the church of Christ in Cary, N.C. He is survived by his wife, Bunny; two sons, Scott, husband of Maureen of Annville, and Doug, husband of Holly of North Carolina; six grandchildren, Theresa, Timothy U.S.N., Tabitha, Alyssa, Hannah, and Elizabeth; and one great-grandson, Tristan. He was preceded in death by a brother, Amos Long, Jr., and a sister, Joyce Lattanze. Interment will be held at a later date at Indiantown Gap Memorial Cemetery.
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Sept. 2, 2015
Longenecker, Irene E.  
Irene E. Longenecker PALMYRA Irene Elizabeth Longenecker, 79, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015, in the Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon. She was affectionately known as Rene or Renie. She was born March 18, 1936, to the late Howard and Mary (Gesford) Nye. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Richard F. Longenecker; sons, Gary L. Longenecker, George E. Longenecker, and Jeffrey L. Longenecker; and siblings, Charles Nye, Howard Nye, Alice Nauman, Donald Nye, and Mary Jane Shaud. She attended Naftzinger's Country School, Palmyra, was a homemaker, a housekeeper at Spinners Inn for many years, and was meticulous with everything she did. She was a "mama bear" to many more than her own children, and instilled a strong work ethic in them. A passionate Philadelphia Phillies fan, she followed the Little League World Series every year, was an avid reader, enjoyed watching murder mysteries on TV, and loved flowers, especially African Violets. Before rheumatoid arthritis and other health problems limited her mobility, she was always busy working, cooking, and caring for others. Holidays will never be the same without her famous pumpkin rolls. She baked 30 to 40 every Christmas season. She was loved and respected. She leaves to mourn, her two sons, Richard W., husband of Janet Longenecker of Carlisle, and Michael T. Longenecker of Palmyra; two daughters, Cathy M. Geib of Palmyra, and Kelly J., wife of Matthew Gordon of Pittsburgh; and a young man she took into her arms, loved and cared for, and made him her son, Kyle M., husband of Charlene Leeper of Palmyra. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Scott R. Longenecker, Dustin L. Longenecker, Chyna M. Geib, Chelsey R. Geib, and Malcolm J. Gordon; step grandchildren, Justin Cook, Jared Cook, and Jessica Bazoalto; siblings, William Nye of Benton, Larry Nye of Benton, Gloria Gingrich of Annville, and James Nye of England; great-great-great-nieces, Kyrah Leeper and Ciarah Leeper; and her dear and faithful friends, Marlene, Via, Dottie, Carol, Betty, and Brenda. A time of sharing will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, September 26, 2015, at Buse Funeral Home, 145 N. Grant St., Palmyra, preceded by a visitation from 1 p.m. Private interment in Gravel Hill Cemetery, Palmyra. Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 201, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Share condolences at BuseFuneralHome.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Aug. 30, 2015
Reber, Judith A.  
Judith A. Reber LEBANON Judith A. Reber, 62, passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015. View the complete obituary and service information at www.thompsonfuneralhomelebanon.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Aug. 30, 2015
Reed, Kenneth C.  
Kenneth C. Reed MORGANTOWN Kenneth C. Reed, 54, passed away Aug. 25, 2015. Memorial Service will be at 6 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 29 at 79 Walden Rd., Lebanon. View obituary and sign online guestbook at www.thompsonfuneral homelebanon.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Aug. 29, 2015
Reist, Gary Fedder  
Gary Fedder Reist LEBANON Gary Fedder Reist, 51, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2015 at his home. He was born on Monday, January 13, 1964 to Eunice Reist nee Fedder and the late Frank Reist in Lebanon. He worked as an Onsite Manager at Swift Transportation. He was a Cedar Crest graduate in 1981 and enlisted in the Army in 1982. He enjoyed his Harley Motorcycle, Harley Davidson poker chip collection, model cars, hats, Zippo lighter collection and Pittsburgh Steelers. Gary was an organ and cornea donor to help someone in need. Surviving are wife, Valerie J. Reist nee Petry; children, Shane, spouse of Noel Petry, Ryan Reist and fiance, Naomi Burkholder, Chelsea Reist, Cody Hitz, Danielle Reist and fiance, Thomas Thomson, Nicole Prout, Shannon Strickler; grandchild, Caleb Tauscher; brothers, Carl Reist, Frank Jr., spouse of Lucinda Reist, Donald, spouse of Cathy Reist; aunt, Joan, spouse of Elmer Books; brothers-in-law, Joseph Petry, Keith Petry; sisters-in-law, Josie, spouse of Tim Wolfe, Cindy Prout, Kimmie, spouse of Mike Dohner, Mariann, spouse of Lee Bomberger; dog, Pookie Bear. Pallbearers will be Jasper Vignone, Steve Magee, Mike Zserai, Ismael Vazquez, Shane Petry, Cody Hitz, Ryan Reist, Thomas Thomson, Mike Dohner and Wayne Sease. Viewing will be on Friday, September 4, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. at Lebanon Valley Exposition Center and Fairgrounds, 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon. Graveside services will be at Kimmerling's Cemetery, Lebanon, at 11 a.m. Thomas Thomson will be playing the bagpipes. Please meet at 10 at the Lebanon Expo Parking lot for the procession. Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Lebanon County, 150 N. Ramona Road, Myerstown, PA 17067. For more information, to order flowers, or to send messages of condolence, please visit www.christmans funeralhome.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Sept. 1, 2015
Showers, Thomas G.  
Thomas G. Showers GREENWOOD, DE Thomas G. Showers, 64, formerly of Lebanon, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at his home in Greenwood. He was born in Lebanon, on September 10, 1950, son of the late George R. and Patricia (Balor) Showers. Tom worked on his family owned farm and was also employed by the Township of North Lebanon on their road crew from where he retired. He was a member of the Lebanon Valley Motor Cycle Club. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, April Showers. Tom is survived by his wife of 46 years, Leslee A. Showers; a son, Korey Showers and his wife, Jennifer of Milton, Del.; a daughter, Kerri Harmon and her husband, Mannon of Austin, Texas; a brother, Dennis Showers and his wife, Wendy of Fredericksburg; four grandsons, Damian, Zachary, who is currently serving on the U.S.S. George H.W. Bush aircraft carrier out of Norfolk, Va., Michael, and Kale; and one granddaughter, Kasi. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at a later date. The family suggests contributions in Tom's memory to your local animal shelter or any other charity of choice. Arrangements handled by Rogers Funeral Home, Milford, Del. Condolences may be left on line by visiting www.rogersfhmilford.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Aug. 29, 2015
Shuey Sr., Thomas D.  
Thomas D. Shuey, Sr. EAST HANOVER TWP. Thomas D. Shuey, Sr., 85, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, at his home. He was the husband of Lucille J. Long Shuey. On July 2nd, they celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary. Born in E. Hanover Twp., on June 14, 1930, he was the son of the late John and Ida Reich Shuey. He was retired from his family dairy farm and he attended the Ono United Methodist Church. Thomas was the last founding member of the Triangle Camp in Clinton County. He was a former member of the Northern Lebanon Young Farmers and the PA Landrace Association. He attended the Lincoln School House and was an avid hunter and Phillies fan. He will be sadly missed and will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his sons, Thomas D. Jr., husband of Cherita Shuey of Jonestown, Robert D., husband of Laurie Shuey of Jonestown and Michael S., husband of Amy Jo Shuey of Westfield, Pa.; daughters, Barbara G., wife of E. Richard Schamber of Jonestown and Debra A., wife of Timothy Shuey of Jonestown; brother Paul A. Shuey of Annville; sister, Carrie "Jo" Meyerhoffer of Annville; and a sister-in-law, Romaine Shuey of Campbelltown; 14 grandchildren; and seven great- grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Brenda F. Shuey; brothers, Stanley and Herman Shuey; and a sister, Anna Struphar. A viewing will be held on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kreamer & Lum Funeral Home & Crematory, Rt. 72 & Camp Meeting Rd., Jonestown. The funeral will be held on Saturday, at 11 a.m. at the Ono United Methodist Church, preceded by a viewing at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at the Gravel Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to his church at 9 Main St., Ono, PA 17077. www.kreamerlumfh.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Sept. 3, 2015
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