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 Eugene Edgar “Gene” Eppley

Eugene Edgar “Gene” Eppley

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Death 13 Apr 2006 (aged 86)
Burial York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Green Acres
Memorial ID 13962244 · View Source
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Eugene "Gene" E. Eppley, 86, died Thursday, April 13, 2006, at 1:52 a.m. at Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Dorothy (Jones) Eppley, who died March 4, 1979. Funeral Monday, April 17, at WorkingerSemmel Funeral Home and Crematorium, York, Rev. Dr. E. Gordon Ross, retired Lutheran minister, officiating. Burial in Mt. Rose Cemetery with graveside military rites conducted by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. Mr. Eppley was born December 24, 1919, in York. He was a son of the late Harry and Mary (Brenneman) Eppley. Mr. Eppley was an industrial relations manager with ACCO Industries, retiring after 30 years of service. He was subsequently employed in the maintenance department at York College of Pennsylvania for 11 years. Mr. Eppley was a U.S. Navy veteran of W.W.II. He served as a submariner aboard the U.S.S. Sabalo-302 in the Atlantic and attained the rank of quartermaster. He was a member of Dallastown American Legion, Post #605; Victory A.A.; Liberty Social Club; Fraternal Order of the Eagles, York Aerie #183 and the U.S.S. Sub Vets, Red Rose Chapter in Lancaster. He was a life member of the Viking A.A. and of W. Manchester V.F.W., Post #7374. Survivors include two daughters, Jacqueline E. Lichty and Donna J. Eppley, both of York; one son, Ricky L. Eppley and his wife, Debra of Wrightsville; three grandchildren, Kristen Lichty, Kent Lichty and his wife, Maria and Jessica Eppley; two great-grandsons, Ian Lichty and Patrick Lichty; and one sister, Sadie Mattheuson of NC. He was preceded in death by a son, Eugene Charles Eppley. [York Daily Record]



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  • Created by: GerbLady
  • Added: 15 Apr 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13962244
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eugene Edgar “Gene” Eppley (24 Dec 1919–13 Apr 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13962244, citing Mount Rose Cemetery, York, York County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by GerbLady (contributor 46637511) .