Spc. Cameron J. Stambaugh

  • "Never forgotten brave young man."
    - Lance Richardson
  • "Blessings to Cameron's family. Thanks to Cameron and to all..."
    - Jacqueline Rowles
  • "Leaves from the vine Falling so slow Like fragile tiny..."
  • "I read in the paper this morn. that Cameron would have been..."
    - Jacqueline Rowles
  • "Spc. Wells from the 200Th MP Co. I want to basic training..."
    - Spc. Reginald Wells Jr

SPRING GROVE Spc. Cameron J. Stambaugh, 20, was killed in action while serving his country in Afghanistan on Sunday, July 8, 2012. Cameron was born in York, on May 28, 1992. He graduated from Spring Grove Area High School class of 2010. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, 978th Military Police Company of Fort Bliss, and was stationed in Afghanistan. He was awarded the rank of Specialist post humus. He is survived by his loving mother, Pamela Smith and her husband, Arnold, Jr. of Hanover; his loving father, Mitchell L. Stambaugh and his wife, Jackie of Spring Grove; his brothers, Chad Stambaugh and his wife, Shayna of Richmond, Va., Andrew Stambaugh of Hanover, and Jeffery Stambaugh of Fort Hood, Texas; his nephew, Logan Stambaugh; his maternal grandparents, Darlene and Jim Leib; his paternal grandfather, Quentin Stambaugh; and his maternal stepgrandparents, Arnold and Judy Smith, Sr. He is also survived by his stepbrothers, Jacob Smith, Derek Smith, David Williams, and Joey Williams; his stepsisters, Jen Swanner and Heidi Wildasin; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was predeceased by his paternal grandmother, Bertha Stambaugh, and his cousin, Gina Stambaugh. Family and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Irwin-Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service PC, 175 N Main St., Spring Grove. and on Saturday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Harvest Chapel, 6947 York Road, Abbottstown 17301, followed by a funeral service in celebration of his life at 11:30 a.m. with the Rev. Don Wolabaugh officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Roth's U.C.C. Cemetery, 6417 Church Road, Spring Grove, with full military honors provided by the U.S. Army Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Spc. Cameron J. Stambaugh Memorial Scholarship, c/o Spring Grove Area Scholarship Foundation, P.O. Box 66, Spring Grove, PA 17362; or the Wounded Warriors Project, 1120 G St. NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20005. Condolences may be shared at www.irwinbeck.com
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Irwin-Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service, PC
175 N. Main Street Spring Grove, PA 17362
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on July 18, 2012
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