Walter J. Schell

YORK Walter J. Schell, 79, died on Thursday, January 24, 2013, at 8:38 a.m. at York Hospital. He was the husband of the late Barbara Ann (Spangler) Schell and good friend of Mary Price. A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at Workinger-Semmel F.H. & Crematorium, Inc., 849 E. Market St., York and again from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday at Mount Zion UCC, 1054 Ridgewood Rd., York. The funeral service will follow at 12 p.m. at the church with the Rev. Cathy H. Sherry officiating. Burial will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery with military honors given by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. Mr. Schell was born September 18, 1933, in York County, the son of the late Floyd and Helen (Smith) Schell. He was a retired roofer and a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War. Mr. Schell is survived by his good friend; three daughters, Stephanie Allison Dasher of York, Helen Schell of Sunderland, England, and Linda S. McClellan of Cincinnati, Ohio; a son, Steven Spagnola of York; four grandsons, Timothy Allison, Joshua Zortman, Ross McClellan, and Gage; a great-granddaughter, Riley; and a brother, Jimmy Schell of Lebanon VA Hospital.

Funeral Home

Workinger-Semmel Funeral Home - York
849 E. Market Street York, PA 17403
(717) 854-2315

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Jan. 30, 2013