• Beatrice May Mander, 86, of 907 Vienna Road Niles, OH, died Saturday, October 18, 1997 in her home.

    Hoffman-Roth will announce arrangements when complete.

  • Herman Mandich, 88, of Carlisle, formerly of Trafford, died Saturday, October 18, 1997 at his home.

    He was born August 5, 1909 in Herminie, a son of the late David and Mary Afric Mandich.

    He was a member of St. Patrick Church in Carlisle.

    Prior to retirement in 1975 he was a fire inspector with Westinghouse Electric, Trafford Plant.

    He is survived by his wife, Rosa Sadar Mandich; three sons, Edward C. of Rockville, Md.; Carl H. of Boiling Springs; Joseph G. of Beaufort, S.C.; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

    Friends will be received Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the David A. Ritter Funeral Home, 220 Edgewood Ave., Trafford.

    A funeral mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in St. Regis Church, Trafford.

    Interment will follow in Good Shepherd Cemetery, Monroeville.

    Ronan Funeral Home, South Middleton Township, is handling local arrangements.

  • Services for Elizabeth T. Noftsker, 84, of ManorCare Health Services, South Middleton Township, formerly of Shippensburg, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg.

    She died Friday, Oct. 17, 1997 in ManorCare.

    Born Sept. 24, 1913 in Shippensburg, she was a daughter of the late Paul B. and Ella Coffey Noftsker.

    A 1931 graduate of Shippensburg High School and a 1935 graduate of Shippensburg University, Miss Noftsker worked for one year at the Shippensburg News Chronicle following graduation. From 1936 to 1947, she was registrar at Shippensburg State Teachers College, also serving as dean of women from 1943 until 1945. From 1947 until 1949, she was head resident at Syracuse University. In 1949 she received her master's degree in student personnel administration from Syracuse University. She was was employed by the University of Connecticut at Storrs from 1950 until her retirement in 1971.

    She was a member of Pi Lambda Theta Honorary Educational Fraternity, National Association of Deans of Women, University Association of College Women, University of Connecticut Women's Faculty Club and was past president of Connecticut Association of Women Deans and Counselors.

    Her local memberships include Memorial Lutheran Church, Shippensburg Historical Society, Shippensburg Civic Club and Shippensburg College Club.

    Surviving are her sister, Carolyn N. Seeger of Venice, Fla.; and two nephews.

    The Rev. Bonnie B. Hoffman will officiate at Wednesday's service. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg.

    There will be no viewing; however, friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

    Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Lutheran Church, 34 E. Orange St., Shippensburg 17257.

  • Mass of Christian burial for Anne Terese Potter Scarangella, 42, of New Cumberland, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1300 Bridge St., New Cumberland.

    She died Saturday, Oct. 18, 1997 in her parents' home in Fairview Township, York County.

    Born July 5, 1955 in Ithaca, N.Y., she was a daughter of Lawrence E. and Catherine Titus Potter of New Cumberland.

    A registered nurse with Polyclinic Hospital of Pinnacle Health System, she attended Villa Maria College in Erie and York College. She graduated from St. Benedict Academy in Erie and Harrisburg Area Community College.

    She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church.

    In addition to her parents, surviving are her daughter, Tricia A. Potter, at home; one brother, Robert J. Potter of Erie; and two sisters, Mary A. Swenie of Fayetteville, N.C., and Elizabeth A. Capron of New Cumberland.

    The Rev. Lawrence R. Coakley will officiate at Tuesday's service. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Upper Allen Township.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today and from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Parthemore Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland.

    Memorial contributions may be made to Pinnacle Health Hospice, 3705 Elmwood Drive, Harrisburg 17110.

  • Services for Evelyn J. Stine, 87, of Claremont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Middlesex Township, formerly of Plainfield, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.

    She died Saturday, Oct. 18, 1997 in the center.

    Born July 18, 1910 in Middlesex Township, she was a daughter of the late Samuel E. and Emma F. Hoover Stine.

    A 1929 graduate of Carlisle High School and a 1931 graduate of Shippensburg University, Miss Stine was a retired elementary school teacher. She taught 13 years in rural schools and the remainder in Mt. Holly Springs and Bellaire Elementary schools.

    She was a member, organist and Sunday School teacher for many years of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Plainfield. She also was a member of AARP, Plainfield Golden Age Club, Retired Teachers Association, Carlisle Womens' Democratic Club and Farm Women Group No. 9.

    Surviving are her sister, Freda Stine Rynard of Plainfield; one niece, Donna Burkholder; two great-nieces; one great-great-nephew; and one great-great-niece.

    The Revs. Richard L. Hadfield and Deacon Paul Williams will officiate at Thursday's service. Burial will be in Upper Frankford Brick Church Cemetery, Upper Frankford Township.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

  • Wilson E. Farner, formerly of Carlisle, died Sunday, October 19, 1997 in the Cumberland Crossings Retirement Community, South Middleton Township.

    Services will be held at 11 am Wednesday in the Brethren in Christ Church with viewing 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.

    Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home will announce other arrangements when complete.


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