Justin A. Markel

YORK Justin A. Markel, 30, died on Monday, February 11, 2013, at his residence. Born in York, on December 24, 1982, he was the son of James A. "Jim" and Kathy J. (Sechrist) Markel of York. He was a buyer for Graham Architecture, and previously had worked for GAE FES and for Tyco for five years. Justin was a 2001 graduate of Central York High School, where he played on the ice hockey team, and was a 2005 graduate of Lebanon Valley College. He coached the JV ice hockey team for Central, he played for the Lancaster Firebirds, and was a member of the York Jaycees. He enjoyed watching the Flyers, Eagles, Orioles, and Penn State. In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Tiffany N. Markel of York; a maternal grandmother, Thelma J. Benedict and her husband, Ray of Hellam; an aunt, Karen Doverspike and her husband, Michael of Dover; and an uncle, Ricky Sechrist of York. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 16, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the Etzweiler Funeral Home 1111 E. Market St., York, with the Rev. Alison Grove officiating. A viewing will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the , 610 Community Way Lancaster, PA 17603. www.etzweiler.com

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Etzweiler Funeral Home
1111 East Market Street York, PA
(717) 843-0216

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Feb. 14, 2013