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Roy L. Roush


Roy L. Roush, 87, of Elizabethtown, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at his home.

He was born August 24, 1931 in Middletown and was the loving son of the late Lloyd R. and Vada (Sayger) Roush.

In addition to his parents, Roy was preceded in death by his first wife, Edith Roush, sister, Esther Long, and brother, John Roush Sr.

Roy is survived by his wife of 17 years, Iva (Perry) Roush; son, Bill Cardwell (Christine); brother, Merle Roush; sisters, Mimm Haynes, and Reba, wife of Ralph Zerphey.

A tribute to Roy’s life will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, PA, with the Rev. Larry Keller officiating. There will be a visitation from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.

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