Paul Stitzel

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Paul F. Stitzel, 86, of Hamburg, died September 8, 2018, in his residence. Paul was the widower of Helen L.

(Rubright) Stitzel who died December 7, 2008.

Paul was born in Windsor Township and was the son of the late Charles and Ada (Rentschler) Stitzel. His stepmother was the late Perma (Rismiller) Stitzel.

Paul was the owner/operator of Stitzel Farm Equipment, Windsor Township, for many years. He was a member of NFIB, NAEDA, Indiana Farm Bureau, New York Farm

Bureau, Pennsylvania Farm Bureau and Hamburg Our Town Foundation, Virginville Grange and Zion's Church, Windsor Castle.

Two sons survive: Paul, Kevin P., husband of Amy Stitzel, Brian A., husband of Debra Stitzel, both of Windsor Township; five grandchildren: Kevin P. Stitzel Jr., husband of Jan Stitzel, Brandon A., husband of Kristy Stitzel, Amanda L. Stitzel, wife of Jason Belovich, Jessica M., wife of Steven Becker, and William J. Stitzel; and great-grandchildren:

Caleb, Mya, and Mason; and a goddaughter, Renea

Reifsneider; and several nieces and nephews.

Paul was predeceased by a brother, Luther Stitzel.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in Zion's Church, 770 Zion's Church Road, Hamburg, with a viewing beginning at 10:00 a.m. until time of service with an additional viewing Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. held at Burkey & Driscoll Funeral Home Inc., 40 S. 4th St., Hamburg. Burial will be in Zion's Cemetery, Perry Township.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the memorial fund at Zion's Church at the above address.

Online condolences may be expressed at

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Burkey & Driscoll Funeral Home, Inc. - Hamburg
40 South Fourth Street
Hamburg, PA 19526
(610) 562-2955
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Published in Reading Eagle from Sept. 11 to Sept. 12, 2018