Akron Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Jun 27 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Emmett L. Hanna, 94, skilled chain woodworker and wo...

    He was born in Little Britain Township to the late Leroy W. and Mary Hanna, and was the husband of Mary M Hanna, who passed away in 2009. Emmett is survived by three children: Emmett Jr., husband of Kathy Hanna of Akron; David Edwin, husband of Karen Hanna of Lewistown; Genevieve, wife of Douglas Ranck of Rothsville; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and a sister: Esther Diem of Narvon.

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  • Wednesday Jun 27 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Robert N. Hufford, 83, Hunter Peterbilt mechanic, en...

    He was born in Akron to the late George F. and Catherine Hufford, and was the husband of Gloria Fay Hufford, with whom he shared 64 years of marriage. Robert was a member of Lititz Church of the Brethren.

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  • Jun 13, 2018 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Dorothy M. Binkley, Akron, Colebrook-Terry plant man...

    Dorothy M. Binkley, the widow of Christ Binkley Jr. of Akron, passed away at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital on Thursday, June 7, 2018 Born Dec. 6, 1945, in Bird-in-Hand, Dorothy, one of a family of 10 children, was a daughter of Curtis Sweigart and Minnie Sweigart. Surviving Dorothy are her children: Christian S. Binkley III, husband of Kathy of Ephrata; Michael Binkley, husband of Vanessa of Ephrata; and Tina Sweigart, wife of Steven Sweigart of Myerstown; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

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  • Jun 6, 2018 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Elsie H. Good, 95, homemaker, mother of 15, Denver M...

    She was born in Brecknock Township, the daughter of the late Eli and Hettie Good, and was the wife of the late Raymond R. Good, who passed away in 2011. Elsie is survived by four sons: Jerry Good of Narvon; Clarence, husband of Victoria Good of Akron; Nevin, husband of Diane Good of New Holland; Bruce, husband of Joyce Good of Fredricksburg; four daughters: Joyce, wife of the late Leonard Martin of New Holland; Hettie, wife of John Zimmerman of Red Run; Lillie Good of Ephrata; Sally Good of New Holland; 24 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister: Maggie High of Lititz.

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  • Jun 6, 2018 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Rodney James Isenberg, 67, gifted carpenter, woodwor...

    Rod was a singular individual who regarded friendship, honesty and integrity as the most valuable things in life. He was an intelligent observer of all things and spoke with authority on numerous subjects.

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  • Jun 6, 2018 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Karen L. 'Lynsie' Lorditch, 47, K-mart HR director, ...

    Karen L. "Lynsie" Lorditch, 47, of Ephrata passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. She was born in Ephrata to Ruth M. Leed and the late Wilbur Leed Jr., and was the wife of Matthew Lorditch, with whom she shared 25 years of marriage.

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  • Jun 6, 2018 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Anthony James Ramer, 35, Royal Pain tattoo artist, e...

    He was most recently employed by Royal Pain Tattoos as a tattoo artist and previously he worked for several technology companies including four years for Dell. He was a graduate of Thompson Institute and was currently working on a bachelor's of computer science at Albright College.

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  • May 30, 2018 | via The Ephrata Review 

    Naomi S. Prince, 97, Akron Lioness Club charter memb...

    Naomi S. Prince, 97, of New Holland, formerly of Akron, passed away on Monday, May 21, 2018, at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital after a brief illness. She was born in Honey Brook to the late Ralph and Ruth Styer, and was the wife of the late Harold Raymond Prince, who passed away in 1984.

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