• Ruby K. Dice, 84, of 265 Duncan Road, Shippensburg, died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 1997 in the Chambersburg Hospital.
    Born Dec. 22, 1913 in Pleasant Hall, she was a daughter of the late William F. and Mabel Hammond Newton.
    She was a member of the Prince Street United Brethren Church and its Golden Rule Sunday School class.
    Mrs. Dice was a 1932 graduate of Chambersburg High School.
    She is survived by her husband, Roy J. Dice, who she married on Oct. 29, 1936; two sons, Harold E. Dice of Fredricksburg, Pa., and Merle A. Dice of Shippensburg; one daughter, Gladys L. Bender of Shippensburg; one sister, Abbie Heck of Shippensburg; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by two brothers.
    Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Inc., Shippensburg, with the Rev. Garry L. Culler officiating.
    Burial will be in Norland Cemetery, Greene Township.
    Viewing will be at the funeral home one hour prior to the services on Friday.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Prince Street United Brethren Church, 20 North Prince Street, Shippensburg, PA 17257.
  • Alice S. Goodyear of Carlisle died Wednesday morning, Dec. 24, 1997 in the Thornwald Nursing Home, Carlisle.
    Funeral services will be held Saturday morning, Dec. 27, in the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Carlisle, with the Rev. William C. Jacobs officiating. Burial will be in Ashland Cemetery, Carlisle.
    The Ewing Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements.
    A complete obituary will follow at a later date.
  • Viola M. Hoover, 83, formerly of Carlisle, passed away in Hopkins, S.C., on Sunday, Dec. 7, 1997.
    She was born to the late Joseph and Mable Boyd Negley of Newville.
    Surviving are one daughter, Geraldine Crabtree of Hopkins, S.C.; three sisters, Gertrude Ginter and Ruth Brown, both of Carlisle, and Isabel Mountz of Boiling Springs; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
    Graveside services were held at Greenlawn Memorial Park in South Carolina.
  • Rolf I. Porko, 64, of Mechanicsburg, died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 1997 in Lebanon VA Medical Hospital, South Lebanon Township.
    He was a U.S. Army war veteran of Vietnam. He was retired from the U.S. military.
    He is survived by his wife, Margaret Kitzmiller Porko of Mechanicsburg; one step-daughter, Pennie Houser of Harrisburg; one brother, Ray Paglia of Kent, Washington; one sister, May Lund of Canada; and one step-granddaughter.
    A graveside memorial service will be held Tuesday, Dec. 30 at 11 a.m. at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery with Chaplain Bruce Farrell officiating.
    Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society Cumberland County Unit, 117 North Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013.
    Myers Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, is handling arrangements.
  • Clyde W. Preisler, 65, of 841 Forest Road, Chambersburg, died Monday, Dec. 22, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.
    Born March 4, 1932 in Chambersburg, he was the son of the late Dyer and Artiscia King Preisler.
    He was a 1950 graduate of Chambersburg High School. He retired in 1989 after 25 years of service as an electrician at IBEA Local 143, Harrisburg.
    He attended St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Williamson, and Abundant Life Chapel in Chambersburg.
    He was a life member of the Franklin Fire Company Station 4, Chambersburg.
    Survivors include his wife, Betty J. Daugherty Preisler of Chambersburg; one daughter, Vickie L. Negley of Chambersburg; three sons, Robert L. Preisler of Chambersburg, Timothy S. Preisler of Pom Bay, Fla., and Stephen R. Preisler of East Berlin; one sister, Alice Stouffer of Landsdown; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by one sister, Audrey Preisler, and two brothers, Ralph Preisler and Dyer Preisler Jr.
    A religious service will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5327 Warm Spring Road, Williamson, with the Rev. Alan R. Wilson officiating.
    Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.
    Viewing will be Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. in the church.
    In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, 6041 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17112-1200.
    Arrangements are by Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Inc., Chambersburg.
  • Reginald M. Suzuki, 87, of 120 E. Winding Hill Road, Mechanicsburg, died Monday, Dec. 22, 1997, at Manor Care Health Services.
    Born Aug. 13, 1910, in Perth Amboy, N.J., he was the son of the late Reginald G. and Margaret Josko Susuki.
    He was a graduate of Perkiomen Prep School and graduated in 1936 from Dickinson College in Carlisle.
    Mr. Suzuki was a former employee of Hunt Corporation and P.R. Hoffman, both of Carlisle, and retired from Progresso Services, Harrisburg, with 27 years of service.
    He was president of Leper Farm Sportsman's Club and a member of the American Association of Retired Persons.
    Surviving are two foster sons, Edward Renard of Newville and Clyde Mumma of Mechanicsburg, and a cousin, Andrew Josko of Sarasota, Fla.
    Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle. Friends may call there from 10 to 11 a.m.
    Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
    Memorial contributions can be made to Pinnacle Health Hospice, 3705 Elmwood Road, Harrisburg 17110.
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