Walter Stonesifer Jr.

Walter Stonesifer Jr.

Hanover - Walter C. Stonesifer, Jr., age 73, passed away at home, on August 17, 2018. He was the loving husband of Patricia A. (Auchey) Stonesifer; together they shared over 41 years of marriage.

Walter was born in Hanover and was the son of the late Walter C. Sr. and Lydia (Erb) Stonesifer. He proudly served his country in the US Marines during the Viet Nam War and was honorably discharged. He was a member of the Pipefitter Union Local #520 in Harrisburg, the VFW in East Berlin and Gettysburg Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife Patricia; he is survived by his son Troy Stonesifer; his daughter Sherry Anthony; his stepson Mitchell Michael and wife Teresa; his step daughters Preshcia Albright and husband Mark and Gingera Slagle and husband James and 7 grandchildren. He is also survived by his sisters Marie Gibble, Phyllis Stonesifer and Judy Staub. He was predeceased by his sister Arlene.

Following cremation, a memorial service in celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Gettysburg Baptist Church, 3003 Old Harrisburg Pike, Gettysburg PA 17325 with Pastor Bill Mummert officiating. Family services are under the direction of Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service Inc., of Spring Grove.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Gettysburg Baptist Church. Or the VNA of Hanover and Spring Grove, 440 Madison St., Hanover PA 17331.

Condolences may be shared at


Funeral Home

Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc.
175 N. Main Street Spring Grove, PA 17362

Published in Evening Sun on Aug. 19, 2018