WEST YORK Leroy G. Hoffheins, 91, died Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at Providence Place in Dover. He was the husband of Arlene E. (Blessing) Hoffheins, who passed on December 12, 2007. Born in West York, on May 21, 1923, he was the son of the late Charles and Almenia (Welsh) Hoffheins. Leroy was a graduate of West York High School Class of 1941 and a U.S. Army Air Force Veteran, having served in WWII. He received the distinguished Flying Cross for his services. Leroy was a painting contractor and owner of Hoffheins & Blessing. He leaves a daughter, Lora H. Phippin and her husband, David of Ocean City, Md.; daughter-in-law, Debra Senft of East Berlin; four grandchildren, Joshua D. Phippin of Atlanta, Ga., Jonathan D. Phippin of Ocean City, Md., Jenna L. Kuhn and her husband, Robert of Hanover, and Rick A. Hoffheins and his wife, Jeana of Hanover; and two great-granddaughters, Alexandra R. Kuhn and Grace E. Hoffheins, both of Hanover. He was preceded in death by a son, Frank A. Hoffheins, and a brother, Charles Hoffheins. Viewing will be 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 30, 2014, at Koller Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 2000 W. Market St. in York. The service will follow at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Officiating will be the Rev. John D. Nelsen, Chaplain of Providence Place. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery with military honors presented by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project of PA, 301 Grant St., Pittsburgh, PA 15219. www.rfkoller.com
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Robert F. Koller Funeral Home, Inc.
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Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Aug. 28, 2014