Mass of Christian burial for Helen J.
Dmochowski, 74, of 100 Mt. Allen Drive, Upper Allen
Township and formerly of Camp Hill, will be held 10 a.m. Monday in
Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Camp Hill.
She died Wednesday, June 11, 1997 at Messiah Village.
Born July 2, 1922 in Stamford, Conn., she was the daughter of the
late William V. and Jennie Shocik Maslowski and the widow of Lucian
She was the owner of the first Dairy Queen in Pennsylvania. She was
a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Camp Hill and a former
member of the Hampden Township Civic Club.
Surviving are two daughters, Karen J. Dmochowski of Gettysburg and
Cheryl M. Zeigler of Grantville; a sister, Teresa F. Lacerenza of
Newville; a brother, Thomas R. Maslowski of Mechanicsburg; two
grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, John
Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Upper Allen
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in Myers Funeral Home, 37
E. Main St., Mechanicsburg, with the Rosary recited at 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Messiah Village Endowment
Fund, 100 Mt. Allen Drive, Mechanicsburg 17055.
Services for Thomas F. Drum, 97, of 675 Willow
Valley Square, Lancaster, and formerly of Carlisle, will be held
10:30 a.m. Monday in Allison United Methodist Church, 99 Moreland
He died Wednesday, June 11, 1997, at the Glen at Willow Valley
after a long illness.
Born in Williamstown, he was the son of the late George W. and
Margaret Miller Drum.
Mr. Drum, a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic
Medicine, was a retired osteopathic physician who worked in Lykens
and Carlisle for 50 years.
He was a member of the Pennsylvania and American Osteopathic
Associations; Ashlar Lodge 570 Free and Accepted Masons in Lykens;
Harrisburg Consistory; and Zembo Temple. He was also a member of
the Rotary Club of Carlisle and past president of the Rotary Club
of Lykens, where he was a Paul Harris Fellow. He was a member of
Allison United Methodist Church in Carlisle.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War I.
Surviving are his wife of 70 years, Evalyn Taylor Drum; a daughter,
Doris D. Smith of Lancaster; four grandchildren; and seven
The Rev. Karen E. Layman will officiate at Monday's services. A
private burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in New
Friends may call at the church on Monday from 10 to 10:30
Kearney A. Snyder Funeral Home, Lancaster, is handling the
Please omit flowers. Memorial contributions can be made to his
Services for Clora Harvill, 71, of Turkey
Blind Road, Crossville, Tenn., will be held at 1 p.m. Friday in the
chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, Crossville, Tenn.
She died Tuesday, June 10, 1997 in Cumberland Medical Center.
Born July 23, 1925 in Overton County, Tenn., she was a daughter of
Ambrose and Ollie House Murphy. Mrs. Harvill was a homemaker of the
Surviving are her husband, John Harvill; a daughter, Edith Compton
of Crossville; three sons, Jim of New Weston, Ohio, Ron of
Crossville and Gerald of Carlisle; two sisters, Flora Hargis of
Crossville and Roxie Hoover of Hanging Limb, Tenn.; a brother,
Roscoe Murphy of Green Pond, Tenn.; seven grandchildren; and three
The Rev. Hoyt Looper will officiate Friday's services. Burial will
be in Lovejoy Cemetery, Monterey, Tenn.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral
Services for John L. Knizner, 82, of 650 Easy
Road, North Middleton Township, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in
Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle.
He died Wednesday, June 11, 1997 at his home.
Born Oct. 15, 1914 in Mt. Pleasant, he was a son of the late John
J. and Anna Ziaps Knizner and the widower of Sarah M. Blackburn
Knizner, who died June 30, 1981.
Mr. Knizner was retired from Carlisle Beverage, where he was
employed for 33 years.
He was a life member of the White Circle Club, Carlisle and a
member of the Cumberland-Goodwill Fire Company, Carlisle. He
resided most of his life in Carlisle.
Surviving are a son, Ronald L., with whom he lived; two brothers,
Joseph "Red" of Mt. Pleasant and Clarence "Sonny" of Detroit,
Mich.; a sister, Viola Patrick of Mt. Pleasant; seven
grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Andrew and George, and
two sisters, Julie Knizner and Margaret Misenko.
The Rev. Randy Zook will officiate at Monday's service. Burial will
be in the Westminster Memorial Gardens, North Middleton
Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Cumberland County Unit of
the American Cancer Society, 117 N. Hanover St., Carlisle
Memorial services for Charles D. Liles, 73, of
Swatara Township, will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday in Good Shepherd
Lutheran Church, 3700 Rutherford St., Harrisburg.
He died Wednesday, June 11, 1997 in Dauphin Manor.
Born Oct. 15, 1923 in Bennetsville, S.C., he was the son of the
late Edgar and Dora Harris.
Mr. Liles, a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, was retired from
Gipe Floor and Wall Covering in Harrisburg. He was a member of Good
Shepherd Lutheran Church, Paxtang.
Surviving are his wife, Helen M. Windeker Liles; two daughters,
Robin Lynn Arnold of Dover and Janice Marie Whary of Elizabethtown;
a son, Charles E. of Halifax; two brothers, Mallory L. and William
C., both of Bennetsville, S.C.; seven grandchildren; and a
The Rev. Dr. J. Richard Eckert will officiate Tuesday's services.
Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Arrangements are being handled by Malpezzi Funeral Home,
Memorial contributions can be made to his church.
Rosetta M. Casner Smee, 72, of 702 Sherwood
Road, New Cumberland, died Thursday, June 12, 1997 in Hospice of
Central Pennsylvania Hospice House, Linglestown Road,
Born Dec. 31, 1924 in Newport, she attended Community United
Mrs. Smee was a former assembler for Carlisle Shoe Co. She was a
member of American Legion Post No. 143, Ladies Auxiliary and VFW
Post No. 7415, Ladies Auxiliary, both of New Cumberland.
Surviving are her husband, William L. Smee; two daughters, Rose M.
Bendet of New Cumberland and Sandra L. Farley of College Park, Ga.;
a sister, Marie Webster of Enola; and five grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Parthemore
Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland, with the Rev.
Lawrence C. Focht officiating. Burial will be in Rolling Green
Memorial Park, Lower Allen Township.
Friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 Monday at the funeral
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Central
Pennsylvania, P.O. Box 263, Enola 17025.