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FAWN GROVE Francis J. "Red" Volz, 85, died July 13, 2014, at Barbara J. Egan Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Shrewsbury. Viewings will be held 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary, Inc., 19 S. Main St., Stewartstown, Pa., with a Masonic Service by Friendship Lodge #663 at 7:30 p.m. and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Fawn Grove United Methodist Church, 67 S. Main St., Fawn Grove, Pa. The Funeral Service will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church. Interment will be in Fawn Grove Cemetery, with military rites by York County Veterans Honor Guard. Francis was born August 11, 1928, in Philadelphia, son of the late Theodore and Ann (McFadden) Volz. He was the husband of Verda (Kegley) Volz. Francis, "Red" was a life long member of Fawn Grove United Methodist Church, a former Sunday School Teacher and served as Finance Chairman for the church replacement. He also was a member of Fawn Grove Fire Co. and was a former Scout Master and committee member of Troupe #83, Fawn Grove. Red served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a 50-year member of Fawn Grove Friendship Lodge #663, Free and Accepted Masons and was a Past Master. He was employed with Philadelphia Electric at Conowingo Hydroelectric Generating Station for 30 years and with Peach Bottom Atomic Power Station, retiring in 1987. Red and his wife Verda celebrated 60 years of marriage this past June. Francis is survived by two sons, Joseph S. Volz and his wife Tina M. of Holtwood, and Francis J. "Moe" Volz, Jr. and wife Crystal of Felton; three grandchildren, Scott, Sarah and Samantha; five great-grandchildren; a foster brother, William Scott of Coatsville; and a foster sister, Betty Skinner of Delaware. He was predeceased by a son, Richard Volz; and two brothers. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Fawn Grove United Methodist Church, 67 S. Main St., Fawn Grove, PA 17321.
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on July 15, 2014
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