|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1933|
|Death: ||Aug. 8, 2011|
John S. Faul, 77, of Steelton, died Monday, August 8, 2011 in his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was a retired teacher in the Harrisburg School District with 38 years of service, a peacetime veteran of the US Army, a graduate of Steelton High School Class of 1951, where he served as Class President; obtained his Bachelors Degree in 1955 from Gettysburg College, and Masters Degrees from Temple University and Penn State University.
John was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Steelton, where he had served as a member of the Church Council, English and German Church Choir, and a Sunday School teacher. He was a member of Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity.
John enjoyed attending the Harrisburg and Hershey Symphonies, and was an avid supporter of music and the arts.
John was the son of the late Sebastian and Katherine Reich Faul and is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Jean Hoerner Faul; two daughters, Cheryl Faul Gingerich and her former husband, Merle of Lititz and Sandra Faul Canning and her husband, James of Harrisburg; four grandchildren, Joshua Adam Gingerich, Elizabeth Ann Canning, Sarah Lynn Canning and John Samuel Gingerich; and a dear family friend, Dejan Icitovic.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2011 at 10:30 am, in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Steelton with Rev. Peter H. Kuebler, officiating. Burial will be in Churchville Cemetery, Oberlin. A viewing will be held on Saturday, from 9:00 until 10:30 am, in the Chapel of his church. Arrangements are being handled by Wiedeman Funeral Home, Steelton.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 221 S. Second St., Steelton, PA 17113, or Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.
Published in Patriot-News August 10, 2011
Sebastian Faul (1895 - 1979)
Katherine Reich Faul (1901 - 1994)
Jean M. Hoerner Faul (1934 - 2016)*
Katherine Faul Faltin (1917 - 2010)*
Anna Faul Pletz (1921 - 1990)*
John Sebastian Faul (1933 - 2011)
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Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: Aug 10, 2011
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