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Barbara Bingaman

 

 Barbara A. Bingaman, 70, of Harrisburg, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, April 28, at Hershey Medical Center. For more information, visit our website at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:45

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Theresa Davis

 

Theresa H. Davis, 96, of Middletown, passed away  on Sunday, April 19.

 

 Born September 17, 1918, in Bainbridge, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Hannah Ely. 

 

 Theresa graduated from Bainbridge High School in 1936. She worked for the Grant Co., McCrory’s, and retired from Kinetic Co. She was a member of American Legion Auxiliary, and a 50 year member of Women of the Moose. 

 

 She is survived by her daughters Carolyn Potter, and Patricia Davis; son Grant Davis Jr; 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

 

 Services will be private.

 

 Arrangements by Cremation Society of Pennsylvania Inc.

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:44

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Thomas Tucker Sr.

 

Thomas M. Tucker Sr., son of the late Lester and Grace Tucker, passed away surrounded by his family at his home in Middletown, on Monday, April 27, at the age of 83.

 

 Tom is survived by his loving wife of nearly 54 years, Barbara A. Ulmer Tucker; his children Thomas M. Tucker Jr. of Muncy Valley, and Timothy A. Tucker of Middletown; his grandchildren Rhiannah Tucker, and Summer Rose Tucker, wife of Sean E. Frailey of Middletown; his great-granddaughter Aila Rose Frailey; his sister Catherine G. Young of Loomis, Calif.; and his dog Jenny. 

 

 Tom was an Air Force veteran of Foreign War, and a Verizon retiree. Throughout his life he enjoyed riding his motorcycle, volunteering to help with disaster relief through the American Red Cross, and spending time with his family. In his later years he enjoyed reading, researching his family history, spoiling his dog Jenny with treats and love, and playing with his great-grandaughter Aila Rose.  

 

 Graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family at Middletown Cemetery.

 

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Evangelical United Methodist Church, 157 E. Water St., Middletown, PA 17057.  

 

 Rest in peace, Tom. Your suffering is finally over, and you are going to a better place.  We love you.

 

 The family has entrusted the care to Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown, to handle the arrangements.

 

 Online condolences can be sent to www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:42

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Chief Warrant Officer CW4 Retired John Calaman

 

 Chief Warrant Officer CW4, Retired, John H. Calaman,  of New Cumberland, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, April 30, at M. S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey. For more information, visit our website at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:40

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Betty Phillips

 

Betty G. Phillips, 89, of Elizabethtown, entered into eternal rest on Thursday April 30, at Hershey Medical Center, Hershey.

 

 She was born on February 10, 1926 in Middletown and was the daughter of the late William and Thelma G. Myers Conrad.

 

 She was a wonderful homemaker, mother and grandmother and loved caring for her family and grandchildren, and was of the Protestant faith.

 

 In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband William E. Phillips in  2014.

 

 She is survived by her son Harvey E. Phillips and wife Karin of Middletown; daughters Lynne M. Hess of Linglestown, and Laurie A. Boyer and husband George Jr. of Elizabethtown; seven grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

 

 Services and burial will be at the convenience of the family.

 

 In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Betty’s honor to Hospice of Central Pa., 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

 

 The Family has entrusted the care to The Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown, to handle the arrangements.

 

 Online condolences can be sent to www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:39

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Retired Lt Col USAF Joseph Balazik

 

 Retired Lt Col USAF Joseph C. Balazik, 92, of Hummelstown, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, April 28, at Hershey Medical Center, Hershey. For more information, visit our website at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:37

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Donald Hix

 

 Donald L. Hix, 80, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 3, at Harrisburg Hospital.

 For more information, visit our website at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:35

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Nancy Moure

 

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 Nancy Louise Kinsey Moure, 82, of Hummelstown, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Thursday, April 30, at Community General Osteopathic Hospital, Harrisburg.  

 

 She was born Monday, September 12, 1932 in Harrisburg to the late Galen T. and Dorothy A. Arbogast Kinsey. 

 

 Nancy was a graduate of Middletown High School and; she retired from Chloe Textiles; she was an avid bowler and loved going to the casino and playing cards with her children and grandchildren; and she was a member of Middletown Moose Family Center 410 Chapter 553, and a huge Washington Redskins and Notre Dame football fan. Most importantly she was a proud and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister who will be deeply missed. 

 

 She was preceded in death by her former husband Arthur E. Moure in 2012, a son Arthur E. Moure Jr., and four siblings Galen Kinsey Jr., Donna Ricker, Sandra Dengler, and Cindy Carlson. 

 

 She is survived by three daughters, Vicki L. Via and husband Richard C., Cathy A. Sukley and husband Peter, and Darla K. Via and husband Charles W. II; five grandchildren, Shari Vallati, Stefani Smith and husband Robert, Brian M. Moure, Charles Via III and wife Cara, and Valarie K. Via; six great-grandchildren Robert Jr., Hunter, Kaitlyn, Kooper, Carter, and Tyler; two sisters Miriam Bretz, and Ruth Firnhaber; and a niece Gayle Lorraine Geesey. 

 

 Funeral services were held on Tuesday at Fager-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory (formerly Cobel-Reber Funeral Home), Middletown, with Pastor Leon Via III officiating.   

 

 Burial was in Middletown Cemetery.  

 

 In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her honor to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 897, Hershey, PA 17033.  

 

 Condolences and memories may be shared at www.fager-finkenbinder.com.    

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 16:33

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Kathleen Jumper

 

Kathleen Jumper, 46, of Elwyn, Pa., entered into eternal rest on Saturday, April 25, at the Elywn Institute, Elwyn.
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She was born on June 30, 1968, in Harrisburg, and was the daughter of Donette “Dee” Weirich Pond and the late Ray W. Jumper Jr.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents Laura and Donald Weirich, and paternal grandparents Ann and Ray W. Jumper Sr. In addition to her mother, she is survived by her brother Ronald Jumper and wife Linda of Devon, England; a niece Ashlee Jumper; and a nephew Brandon Jumper.

Memorial services for Kathleen: Friday, May 1, at 3 p.m. at New Beginnings Church, 630 S. Union St., Middletown, with Pastor Britt Strohecker officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

The family has entrusted the care to The Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown, to handle the arrangements.

Online condolences can be sent to www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 28 April 2015 15:54

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Doris Kovalic

 

 

 

Doris M. Kovalic, 93, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, April 19, at Frey Village Nursing Home, Middletown.

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 She was born on February 6, 1922 in NorthEast, Md., and was the daughter of the late Preston and Margaret Patchell Miller.

 

 Doris was retired from the Pa. Department of Education, was a parishioner at Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, Middletown, and a member of the Council of Catholic Women, Londonderry Seniors and Golden Agers Club.  She was also a wonderful homemaker for her loving family, a school librarian at Seven Sorrows School, a member of a local women’s card club, and worked at Aberdeen Proving Grounds during World War II.

 

 In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband John J. Kovalic, daughter Susan Kovalic Yingst, brothers Joseph Miller, Thomas Miller, and James Miller, two sisters Ciddie (Helen) Essig and Mary Frances Hansen, and son-in-law James L. Root.

 

 She is survived by her daughters Jean Kovalic Root and Kathy Kovalic Semic and husband Michael, all of Lower Swatara Township; granddaughters Abbey J. Root of New York, N.Y., Jessica L. Root and Amanda L. Semic, both of Middletown; Katelyn M. Louer and husband Christian of Biloxi, Miss.; and great-granddaughter Emma E. Gutshall of Middletown.  

 

 Mass of Christian Burial for Doris will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 1, at Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 280 N. Race St., Middletown, with the Reverend Ted Keating, her pastor, officiating. 

 

 A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass.

 

 Burial will follow the Mass at Middletown Cemetery.

 

 A special thank you to the caregivers and the Abiders at Frey Village Nursing Home in Middletown.

 

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in the care of Doris to Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 280 N. Race St., Middletown, PA 17057 or to Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

 

 The family has entrusted the care to Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. to handle the arrangements.

 

 Online condolences can be sent to www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 April 2015 15:54

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Frances Paul

 

Frances C. Paul, 83, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, April 16, at Middletown Home. For more information, visit our website at www.matinchekanddaughterfuneralhome.com.

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 April 2015 14:39

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