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Horace Tatem, Jr.


He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Shirley E. Lowery Tatem; two sons Christopher A. Tatem of Elizabethtown, and Timothy A. Tatem Sr. of Middletown; brother Gerald E. and wife Martha Tatem of Dillsburg; six sisters Mary C., wife of Frank Houser, Dorothy M., wife of Ronald Winters, twin sister Evelyn M. O’Donnell (widow of Robert), Darlene M., wife of Charles Hemperly, and Cindy L., wife of David Lines, all of Middletown, and Kay L., wife of Ralph Balchunas of Bainbridge; four grandchildren Travis and Brittany of Elizabethtown, and Timothy A. Jr. and Tiffany of Middletown; and great-grandson Brantley of Middletown.

At the request of Sonny there will be no services, and inurnment will be at the convenience of the family.

Should family and friends desire, in lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Celtic Hospice Care, 220 Wilson St., Suite 100, Carlisle, PA 17013.

Arrangements by Frank E. Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown.