Ray A Sterner

Ray A Sterner[1]

Male 1936 - 2018  (81 years)

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  • Name Ray A Sterner 
    Born 22 Jul 1936  Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 2018  Palm Bay, Brevard County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Hanover - Ray A. Sterner, 81, passed away in his sleep, Sunday, February 25, 2018 in Palm Bay, FL.
      Born July 22, 1936 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Delphia and Mary Ellen (Wildasin) Sterner. Ray was the loving husband of Sylvia V. (Reck) Sterner with whom he shared 64 years of marriage.
      Ray attended Eichelberger High School, class of 1954, Hanover. Ray worked as a truck driver for 50 years with several companies and retired from Frock Brother's Trucking.
      Ray was a member of Calvary Bible Church, Hanover. He was a life member of the Hanover Fire Company No. 1, the Friendship Fire Company, and Grangeville Fire Company, all in Hanover.
      Ray's hobbies included watching Penn State football, NASCAR racing, and attending car races.
      In addition to his loving wife, Sylvia, Ray is survived by a son, Alan Sterner and his wife, Wanda of Hanover; and daughters, Laurie (Sterner) Zeigler and husband, John of Gaines, PA and Sara (Sterner) Hagler and husband, David of Palm Bay, FL; grandchildren, Katie (Sterner) Null, Jared Ayers, Joel Ayers, Emily (Sterner) Rhodes, Jeremiah Ayers and Brayden Hagler; eleven great-grandchildren; and a brother, James Sterner of Atlanta, GA. He is also survived by his sister-in-law, Sonnie (Reck) Stein and husband, Clint. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Rae Ann (Sterner) Ayers; brother, Gerald Sterner; and two sisters, Thelma (Sterner) Mummert and Dolores (Sterner) Kessler.
      Following cremation, a memorial service will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, March 8, 2018 at the Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, with the Rev. Dr. James Ayers and the Rev. Jared Ayers co-officiating. The family will receive friends and share memories from 9 -11 a.m., Thursday, March 8, 2018 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover.
      In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Ray's memory to The Rae Ann Ayers Scholarship Fund at Lancaster Bible College 901 Eden Rd Lancaster PA 17601.
      The Kenworthy Funeral Home, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, has been entrusted by the family with the funeral arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at
      www.kenworthyfh.com
      Published in Evening Sun on Mar. 4, 2018
    Cremated Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I25503  runkle
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2018 

    Father Delphia Sterner 
    Mother Mary Ellen Wildasin 
    Family ID F24751  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sylvia Reck 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [1
    Children 
    +1. Alan Ray Sterner
    Family ID F5553  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Jul 1936 - Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Feb 2018 - Palm Bay, Brevard County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCremated - - Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] The Runkle Family of York County, Pennsylvania, June Runkle Grove, (June Runkle Grove, November 1999).

    2. [S43] Obituary.