|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 18, 2008|
Elva S. Earhart, 87, a homemaker, of Mennonite Home Communities, Lancaster, formerly of Willow Street, Paradise and Ronks, went to be with the Lord surrounded by her family on Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at the Essa Flory Hospice Center.
She was the wife of the late Leo T. Earhart, who died in 2006.
She and her late husband were self-employed painting contractors doing mainly agricultural buildings.
Born in Paradise Township on December 11, 1920, she was the daughter of the late John and Bessie E. (Hersh) Eckman.
She was a member of the Willow Street Mennonite Church, Willow Street.
Surviving is one daughter, Frances E. married to Frederick A. Garben, of Hubbard, OH; four grandchildren: Spencer married to Dhari Glass, Kristin Glass, Jillian, married to Clinton Braganza, Trevor married to Angel Glass; two great grandchildren: Nikita and Alexis Glass. She was preceded in death by a sister, Frances E. Drumm, and a brother, Charles Eckman.
Funeral Services will be held at the Willow Street Mennonite Church, 399 East Penn Grant Road, Willow Street, PA on Monday, November 24, 2008 at 10 AM with the Pastor Gerald B. Garber and Pastor Robert A. Breneman officiating. Interment will be in the Paradise Mennonite Cemetery, Paradise, PA. Friends may call at the church on Monday between 9 and 10 AM. Kindly omit flowers. Memorial Remembrances can be made in Elva's memory to Hospice of Lancaster County, 685 Good Drive, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. Arrangements Entrusted to the Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home, 320 Blue Rock Road, Millersville, PA, 717-872-2266.
Lancaster Newspapers, Lancaster PA
November 20, 2008
Leo T. Earhart (1913 - 2006)*
Paradise Mennonite Cemetery
Created by: Carolyn Y Lowe Shifflett
Record added: Nov 20, 2008
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