Adams County Library System
Index of Local Obituaries
: The library is working in cooperation with the
County Historical Society www.achs-pa.org
to expand this database to include all death notices appearing in
newspapers from November 1800 to the present. It should be noted that that the
names appearing here are typed exactly as they appeared in the various papers.
Many names have variant spellings and researchers should search under several
possible combinations to ensure accuracy in finding information. Neither the
library nor the Society authenticates or otherwise verifies the information
listed here. The information will not be changed but is listed as it originally
appeared in publication.
Status of Database
Gettysburg Times 1800-1815
and 2000 to Present
Gettysburg Truth March 12, 1887 to January 25, 1890, August
here to Order a Copy of an Obituary/Death Notice Listed Here
100 Sample Entries:
Born: 11/13/1933 at Bendersville Died: 3/19/2015 at Gettybsurg Hospital, Gettysburg, PA
Born: 10/5/1928 at Menallen Township Died: 3/22/2015 at Church of God Home, Carlisle, PA
Born: 6/4/1946 at Gettysburg Died: 2/23/2015 at York Hospital
Born: 11/1/1916 at Grove Va. Died: 3/20/2015 at Messiah village in mechanicsburg
Born: 8/10/1933 at newton N.J. Died: 3/21/2015 at The Brethren Home Community
Born: 2/12/1933 at Florham Park N.J. Died: 3/28/2015 at surrounded by his family
Born: 6/10/1949 at Hanover Died: 3/27/2015 at Transitions Health Care Center, Gettysburg, PA
Born: 8/17/1930 at Heilbronn, Germany Died: 3/29/2015 at Cancer
Born: 3/23/2015 at west york hospital Died: 3/24/2015 at west york hospital
Born: 2/8/1949 at Getttysburg Died: 3/29/2015 at Ortanna, PA
Born: 6/30/1922 at Hanover Died: 3/27/2015 at Hanover Hospital
Born: 9/14/1991 at Gettysburg , PA Died: 3/28/2015 at Heidelberg Township, York County
Born: 5/21/1941 at Sparrows Point MD Died: 4/4/2015 at At home in Gettysburg, PA
Born: 7/18/1934 at Getttysburg Died: 3/29/2015 at his home
Born: 11/23/1911 at Getttysburg Died: 4/3/2015 at her home
Born: 11/15/1932 at Hanover Died: 4/3/2015 at York Hospital
Born: 6/20/1927 at Hanover Died: 3/30/2015 at The Brethren Home Community
Born: 3/27/1932 at caldwell N.J. Died: 3/27/2015 at Berkshire Medical Center, Pittsfield, MA
Born: 4/10/1926 at Aspers, PA Died: 4/1/2015 at York Hospital
Born: 8/11/1952 at Getttysburg Died: 4/2/2015 at breif illness
Born: 4/7/1933 at Hampstead, MD Died: 4/3/2015 at Golden Living Center, Gettysburg, PA
Piatt, Dr. Robert
Born: 12/10/1938 at Wilkes Barre, PA Died: 3/30/2015 at his home
Born: 12/26/1954 at Hanover Died: 3/31/2015 at York Hospital
Born: 10/10/1966 at Getttysburg Died: 3/31/2015 at her residence
Born: 12/29/1958 at Lyons, New York Died: 3/30/2015 at Sodus New York
Born: 3/29/1938 at Hanover Died: 3/31/2015 at at her home with family by her side
Born: 3/9/1945 at York County Died: 4/4/2015 at York Hospital
Born: 1/21/1950 at Getttysburg Died: 4/4/2015 at Newville
Marsden sr., Joseph
Born: 8/4/1928 at Washington D.C. Died: 4/3/2015 at homwood at Plum Creek in Hanover
Born: 10/22/1938 at Hagerstown MD Died: 3/25/2015 at Transitions Health Care in Gettbsburg, Pa
Born: 6/28/1953 at Mechanicsburg Died: 4/6/2015 at at home surrounded by family in gettysburg
Born: 3/19/1959 at new york city Died: 4/7/2015 at at his home
Dayhoff, Richard W.
Born: 11/29/1934 at Gettysburg , PA Died: 3/10/2015 at New Oxford PA
Reynolds, William F.
Born: 6/4/1946 at Died: 2/23/2015 at York Hospital, York, PA
Tuckey, Laverne B.
Born: 10/5/1928 at Menaallen Township Died: 3/22/2015 at Church of God Home, Carlisle, PA
Eckenrode Malone, Ada M.
Born: 11/1/1916 at Grove Va. Died: 3/20/2015 at Messiah Village Nursing Center, Mechanicsburg, PA
Gass, Karl E.
Born: 8/10/1933 at Newton, NJ Died: 3/21/2015 at Brethren Home New Oxford
Born: 1/16/1925 at Hustisford Wisc. Died: 3/19/2015 at Gettysburg, PA
Howe, Jack E.
Born: 11/13/1933 at Bendersville, PA Died: 3/19/2015 at Gettysburg Hospital, Gettysburg, PA
Kohn, Dr. Marvin T.
Born: 9/8/1934 at Philadelphia,PA Died: 3/24/2015 at Transitions Health Care Center, Gettysburg, PA
Cole, Thomas T.
Born: at Died: at Mount Dora, PA
Nespeca, Gilbert L.
Born: at Died: at Gettysburg Hospital, Gettysburg, PA
Breighner, Joanne M.
Born: 7/6/1924 at Ambridge, Pa Died: 3/23/2015 at Harrisburg PA
Small, Patricia J.
Born: 7/19/1935 at Orrtanna Died: 2/10/2014 at Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro, PA
Weaver, Leo Curtis
Born: 7/24/1929 at Littlestown Died: 2/1/2014 at Transitions Health Care Center, Gettysburg, PA
Urey, Barbara Dawn
Born: 4/7/1962 at Gettysburg Died: 1/29/2014 at
Herring, Betty Mae
Born: 1/28/1948 at Chambersburg PA Died: 1/29/2014 at York Hospital
Topper Jr., Rosville C.
Born: 11/18/1925 at New Oxford Died: 2/1/2014 at Genesis Center
Koontz, Robert L.
Born: 11/20/1916 at Emmitsburg, MD Died: 3/25/2014 at Genesis Gettysburg Center
Kimple, Kay V.
Born: 11/9/1944 at Died: 3/25/2014 at Falling Spring Nursing Center, Chambersburg, PA
Heverly, Corrine E.
Born: 11/4/1925 at McSherrystown Died: 3/31/2014 at Manor Care North, York, PA
Gerle, Robert E.
Born: 11/17/1939 at Glen Cove, New York Died: 3/31/2014 at Gettysburg
Kirschner, Dawn A.
Born: 11/7/1960 at Syracuse, NY Died: 3/28/2014 at Glen Rock, PA
Stem, Rachel E.
Born: 10/30/1957 at Keyser, W.VA Died: 3/30/2014 at Fairfield
Black, Nancy S.
Born: 5/29/1934 at Gettysburg Died: 3/30/2014 at York Hospital
Leonard, Betty Jane
Born: 9/17/1923 at Adams Co., PA Died: 3/26/2014 at Arendtsville PA
Johnson, Rosetta J.
Born: 11/30/1923 at Buchanan Valley Died: 3/26/2014 at Gettysburg Hospital
Hull, Norma Isabel
Born: 7/8/1930 at Mayaguez, Puerto Rico Died: 3/26/2014 at Lower Burrell
Graham, David A.
Born: at Died: at Gettysburg
Byers Jr., Henry L.
Born: 10/26/1942 at Gettysburg Died: 3/20/2014 at Transition Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA
Lefler, Jacob A.
Born: 4/1/1991 at Hanover Died: 3/21/2014 at littlestown
White, Amy Lynn
Born: 8/11/1970 at Gettysburg Died: 3/21/2014 at Frederick Memorial Hospital
Shanebrook, Patricia M.
Born: 3/17/1924 at Adams Co., PA Died: 3/22/2014 at Gettysburg Lutheran Retirement Village
Pecher, Joseph A.
Born: 8/12/1929 at Fairfield Died: 3/22/2014 at York Hospital
Heffner, Charles H.
Born: 6/20/1937 at Orrtanna Died: 3/21/2014 at Gettysburg Lutheran Center, Gettysburg, PA
Phiel, Alice Marie Shealer
Born: 10/7/1927 at Gettysburg Died: 4/3/2014 at Brethren Home Community, Cross Keys Village
Wagner, Laura M.
Born: 5/30/1923 at Spring Grove, PA Died: 4/1/2014 at Claremont Nursing & Rehabilitation
Anderson, Dale C.
Born: 9/11/1940 at Chicago Died: 3/12/2014 at Ninilchik, Alaska
Sentz, J. David
Born: 11/17/1921 at Gettysburg Died: 3/13/2014 at Hanover Hospital
Blosser, Linda S.
Born: 3/11/1961 at Gettysburg Died: 3/11/2014 at Gettysburg
Griffith, Shirley M.
Born: 11/8/1933 at Hopewell, VA Died: 3/11/2014 at Biglerville
Wortz, Gregory Dean
Born: 11/27/1947 at Fairfield Died: 4/4/2014 at Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Gingrow, Rhea Schott
Born: 12/16/1918 at Hanover Died: 4/6/2014 at Hanover Hall
Staub, Lawrence J.
Born: 8/15/1947 at Hanover Died: 4/5/2014 at Gettysburg Hospital
Alexander, Norma Jean
Born: 3/4/1937 at Bristol, TN Died: 4/6/2014 at Fairfield
Dewberry, Ella L. Brown
Born: 9/26/1945 at Gettysburg Died: 4/3/2014 at York Hospital
Nuaimy, Helen C.
Born: 1/10/1935 at Died: 4/1/2014 at
Conley, Thomas H.
Born: 6/28/1957 at York Died: 4/2/2014 at Gardners PA
Sneeringer, Edward M.
Born: 3/22/1972 at Harrisburg Died: 4/5/2014 at Harrisburg Hospital
Zumbrum, Douglas N.
Born: 10/16/1953 at Hanover Died: 4/5/2014 at New Oxford PA
Born: 3/10/1925 at Baltimore, MD Died: 4/5/2014 at Gettysburg
Smith Sr., Irvin L.
Born: 11/6/1926 at Cranberry, Pa. Died: 4/5/2014 at Gettysburg Hospital.
Myers, Darlene S.
Born: 5/20/1948 at Balitmore, MD Died: 4/4/2014 at Dover
Goodacre, Isabelle Rodgers
Born: 11/20/1918 at Coaldale, PA Died: 4/8/2014 at Transitions Health Care Center, Gettysburg, PA
Eichelberger, Evelyn G.
Born: 7/23/1922 at York Springs Died: 4/7/2014 at Church of God Home, Carlisle, PA
Monroe III, William H. H.
Born: 11/28/1967 at Olney, MD Died: 4/3/2014 at Aspers PA
Shryock, Christine M.
Born: 7/25/1918 at Middletown Died: 4/9/2014 at Harrisburg, PA
Beard, Paul William
Born: 5/17/1926 at Westminster, MD Died: 2/3/2014 at Westminster, MD
Hilbert, Rev. Joseph C.
Born: at Lancaster Died: at St. Anne's Retirement Community, Columbia
Felix Jr., Dale R.
Born: 9/4/1948 at Boneauville Died: 12/22/2013 at Carroll, lowa
Deardorff, Dora E.
Born: 12/17/1928 at Chambersburg PA Died: 3/6/2014 at Cashtown PA
Marvon, Richard T.
Born: 3/22/1930 at Brooklyn, NY Died: 3/7/2014 at Gettysburg Hospital
Gliem, Audrey L.
Born: 8/4/1927 at Schuylkill Haven, PA Died: 3/7/2014 at Schuylkill Center
Elicker, Joseph E.
Born: 11/26/1968 at York Died: 3/5/2014 at Gettysburg Hospital
Rhodes, Matthew C.
Born: 8/31/1981 at Gettysburg , PA Died: 3/7/2014 at New Oxford PA
Warren, Vesta T.
Born: 6/11/1921 at Menallen Township Died: 3/8/2014 at Transition Gettysburg, Gettysburg, PA
Millhimes, Harman C. 'Tiny'
Born: 5/28/1934 at New Chester Died: 3/4/2014 at Hanover Hospital
Eye, Clyde E.
Born: 3/14/1957 at Shady Springs, W. Va. Died: 3/2/2014 at East Berlin PA
Rohanna, Edward J.
Born: 2/27/1923 at Mannington, VA Died: 3/3/2014 at Venetia, PA
Born: at Died: at