YORK Richard E. Noll, 83, formerly of New Freedom, died, Saturday, September 15, 2012, at Misericordia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in York. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Margaret C. (Semelsberger) Noll. A Viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary, 24 N. Second St., New Freedom. A Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic (Historic) Church 315 N. Constitution Ave, New Freedom with Fr. Samuel E. Houser officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery with military honors by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. Born on September 8, 1929, in New Freedom, Richard was the son of the late Edward H. and Theresa M. (Strickler) Noll. Richard served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He graduated from the former New Freedom High School. Richard retired after 38 years working for Met-Ed. He was a life member of New Freedom V.F.W. Post 7012. He was also a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church in York, Knights of Columbus in York, Yorktown Senior Center, NRA and the Jane Brown Hunting Camp in Perry County. Richard enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking, canning, playing cards with friends, and loved spending time with his grandchildren. Richard is also survived by his children; Stephen E. Noll and his wife, Fran of York, Susan A. Noll of Minneapolis, Minn., Martina C. Noll-Dohne and her husband, David of Manchester, Daniel S. Noll and his wife, Deborah of York; grandchildren, Jason, Matthew, Caitlyn and Christian Noll; great-granddaughter, Braylee Noll; step-great-grandchildren, Ashlynn and Kahlea; sister, Arlene Hollenbaugh of Cockeysville, Md; brothers, Joseph Noll of Summerville, S.C., and Raymond Noll of New Freedom. In addition to his late parents, Richard was preceded in death by five sisters and one brother. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Richard's name may be made to: Hospice & Community Care, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604 or St. Patrick Catholic School, 235 S. Beaver St., York, PA 17401.
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Sept. 17, 2012