Ronald E. Keefer, Sr. Ronald E. Keefer, Sr., 57, of Orrstown, died Saturday, October 5, 2013, at home from the result of a tractor accident. He was born February 20, 1956, in Chambersburg. Ronald was a son of the late Paul C. and Elsie V. Byers Keefer. Ronald served as a medic with the U. S. Army for nine years, and was currently working at Letterkenny Army Depot as an electrical equipment worker. He was a 1974 graduate of Chambersburg Area Senior High School. Ronald was an active firefighter and EMT with the Pleasant Hall Volunteer Fire Company. He held various offices and was a lieutenant at the fire company. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Ronald E. Keefer, Jr., and one brother, Paul E. Keefer. Ronald is survived by his fiancee, Donna J. Greenawalt; one daughter, Tamara L. Keefer and her fiance Sebastian Schmitt of Müs, Germany; two brothers, Jay E. Keefer and his wife Susan of Chambersburg, and Jeffrey L. Keefer and his wife V. Kyline of Newburg; one granddaughter, Alara Keefer of Mechanicsburg; His fiancee's daughter, Laura Leese and her husband Anthony of Shippensburg; his fiancee's three grandchildren, Aiden, Dominick, and Ethan Leese, all of Shippensburg; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, October 11, 2013, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg, with the Rev. Stan V. McCammon officiating. Burial with military honors conducted by the Shippensburg American Legion and VFW Posts will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens. A visitation will be held Thursday evening from 5-8 p.m. in the funeral home. There will be no visitation the day of the funeral service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Pleasant Hall Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 115, Pleasant Hall, PA 17246. Online condolences may be expressed at fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com
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Published in Public Opinion on Oct. 8, 2013