Edward E. Chandler Sr.

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THE MEMORIAL SERVICE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE THAT HAS NOT BEEN DETERMINED. GLEN ROCK Edward E. Chandler, Sr., 77, died Friday, January 31, 2014 at Pleasant Acres, York. He was the husband of the late Janet L. (Sopotnick) Chandler. A memorial service to celebrate his life HAS BEEN POSTPONED. There will be no viewing and burial will be at the convenience of the family. The Geiple Funeral Home, Inc., 53 Main St., Glen Rock, is in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Chandler was born in Endwell, N.Y., on October 10, 1936, a son of the late Dana D. and Bertha Mae E. (Hakes) Chandler. He graduated from Union Endicott (NY) High School in 1955. He was a truck driver for M&M Trucking and McCory's, and was a tow motor operator for United Defense, (BAE) York, for 25 years, retiring in 1998. After retirement he worked in maintenance at Wal-Mart in Shrewsbury for 10 years. Ed was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Glen Rock. He was also a past president of Glen Rock Lions Club and an assistant coach for Southern York County baseball. Ed was a social member and NASCAR Race Club member at the Austin L. Grove Legion Post 403 in Glen Rock. He enjoyed bowling, camping, fishing, hunting, NASCAR, dancing, and he loved to travel. He leaves a son, Edward E. Chandler, Jr. and his wife, Donna of Glen Rock; four daughters, Rose Jean Bell and her husband, Brandon of Glen Rock, Kathleen M. Kursar and her husband, James of Liverpool, N.Y., Lynette R. Huff and her husband, Clark of Highspire, and Denise L. Chilcoat and her husband, Dennis of Seven Valleys; 10 grandchildren, Chaz R. Bupp, Eric Ryan Blevins, Katlyn R. Blevins, Kristian B. Brotherhood, David W. Swords, Breanne M. Chandler, Anders J.C. Kursar, Gina M. Swords, Robyn A. Chandler, and Colton J. Chilcoat; three great-grandchildren, Ryan S. Blevins, McKenzie S. Blevins, and Maddex C. Holtke; a sister, Delores Rogoff of Bethel, N.Y.; two brothers, Emerson Chandler of Johnson City, N.Y., and Clair Chandler of Johnstown. He was predeceased by a brother-in-law, Joseph Rogoff, and a nephew, Jeffrey Rogoff. Memorial contributions may be made to Austin L. Grove Legion Post 403 Baseball Team, 4035 Manchester St., Glen Rock, PA 17327. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the nurses and staff at Pleasant Acres for the excellent care given to Ed. Condolences may be shared at geiple.com
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Geiple Funeral Home
53 Main Street Glen Rock, PA 17327
(717) 235-6822
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Feb. 5, 2014
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