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Layne H. Plott


Layne H. Plott, 91, of Middletown, Pa., entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at his daughter’s home in Mechanicsburg, Pa.

He was born on October 4, 1927 in Middletown and was the son of the late Harry W. and Lizzie (Pickel) Plott.

Layne was retired from the New Cumberland Army Depot where he worked as an aircraft sheet metal foreman. He was a former barber in Royalton.

He was an Army veteran having served in both WWII and the Korean War. Layne was a member of the American Legion Post 594, Middletown, where he spent many mornings playing cards with his friends. He was also a member of the VFW Post 1620, Middletown. He liked working on word search and crossword puzzles, enjoying meals and friends at the 230 Café, and being a snowbird with Joyce in Clearwater Beach, Fla. His greatest joy was spending precious time with his great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Layne was preceded in death by his loving wife of 65 years, Joyce Plott and a brother, Harry Plott.

He is survived by his three daughters, Sheree Stehr and her husband Dale of Mechanicsburg, Alayne Leskawa of Hummelstown, and Raelyn Vosburg and her husband William of Wake Forest, N.C.; two brothers, Warren Plott of Hummelstown, and Glenn Plott of Middletown; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Graveside services with military honors were held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Middletown Cemetery, with the Rev. Amy Raser officiating.

The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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