Mary E. Anstine

YORK Mary E. (Williams) Anstine, 87, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013, at Manor Care Health Services-North. She was the wife of Albert W. Anstine, Sr., to whom she was married 59 years on June 6, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 24, 2013, at Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, 2500 Pine Grove Road, York, with her Priest, Father Andrew Tsikitas, officiating. A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery. Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York, is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Anstine was born December 15, 1925, in Clearfield, a daughter of the late William M. Williams, Sr., and Mary (Amick) Williams. She was employed with various companies throughout the York area as a bookkeeper until her retirement. A member of Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, she also loved spending time with her grandchildren, reading the Bible, crocheting, and traveling with her husband. In addition to her husband, Mrs. Anstine is survived by one son, Albert W. Anstine, Jr. and wife, Georgia of York; two daughters, Sharon E. Ealey and husband, Lance of Cleveland, Ohio, and Nancy E. Brindle and husband, John of Wrightsville; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Joseph Williams of Cleveland, Ohio, and Rolland Williams of Florida; one sister, Evelyn Raubenstine of Lititz; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, William Williams, Jr. and Jack Williams. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mary may be made to Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, 2500 Pine Grove Road, York, PA 17403. Send Condolences at

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Jan. 23, 2013