• John F. Marchi, 68, of South Middleton Township, died Tuesday, June 10, 1997 at Hershey Medical Center.

    Born July 4, 1928 in Braddock, he was a son of the late Marino and Amelia Leverotti Marchi.

    Mr. Marchi, a veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars, was retired from the U.S. Air Force as a senior master sergeant. He was a self-employed vocational and rehabilitation counselor.

    He attended Carlisle Barracks Chapel and was senior vice commander of the VFW in Boiling Springs. He was a member of Boiling Springs Investment Club; Mt. Holly Springs Lions Club; National Rehabilitation Counseling Association; National Rehabilitation Association; American Board of Vocational Experts; International Rehabilitation Institute; Non-Commissioned Officers Association; Air Force Sergeants Association; Retired Enlisted Association; and the New York Academy of Sciences.

    He graduated from St. Mary's University, San Antonio, Texas, with a master's degree.

    Surviving are his wife, Margaret L. Burke Marchi; a son, John F. Jr. of Easton; a daughter, Camille Marchi of Owings Mills, Md.; and a grandson.

    Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in the Carlisle Barracks Chapel with the Rev. Andrew Fontenelli as celebrant. Burial with military honors will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.

    There will be no viewing or visitation.

    Arrangements are being handled by Gibson-Hollinger Funeral Home, Mt. Holly Springs.

    Memorial contributions can be made to Domestic Violence Services, P.O. Box 1039, Carlisle 17013.

  • Darlene M. Rohm, 48, formerly of RD 1, Loysville, Perry County, died Tuesday, June 10, 1997 in Swaim Health Center, West Pennsboro Township.

    Born Feb. 20, 1949 in Columbia, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth G. and Margaret C. Frysinger Rohm.

    She was a 1969 graduate of West Perry High School and attended Penns Creek Bible College in Lewistown. She was associated with the Brethren in Christ Church, Ickesburg.

    Surviving are three brothers, Keneth G. Jr. of Bluefield, W.Va., Edward E. of RD 1, Landisburg, and Franklin S. of Dillsburg; two sisters, Sandra M. Eklund, of Lewisberry and Jeanette L. Smith of Shermans Dale; and several nieces and nephews.

    Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with the Rev. James R. God officiatng. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

  • Services for Eugene C. Smith, 49, of 401 Steigerwalt Hollow Road, New Cumberland, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Cocklin Funeral Home, 30 N. Chestnut St., Dillsburg.

    He died Sunday, June 8, 1997 at his home.

    Born Jan. 15, 1948 in Huntington, he was the son of Rose Mascarra Smith of Panama City, Fla. and the late Eugene C. Smith Sr.

    Mr. Smith was a truck driver for Roadway.

    He attended Mt. Pleasant Church of God, Dillsburg and was a member of Teamsters No. 776; AOPA; the NRA; and "The Drive."

    Surviving, besides his mother, are his wife, Joan Katherine Malosky Smith; two sons, Jay Jeremy and Jeffrey E., both at home; three sisters, Priscilla Shoffner and Caroline Reynolds, both of Lewisberry and Lois Wiechman of Etters; and one stepbrother, Robert Brown of Miami, Fla.

    The Rev. Phillip Sturr will officiate at Saturday's service. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Dillsburg.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

    Memorial contributions can be made to his church, 146 S. York Road, Dillsburg 17019.

  • H. Eugene Steffen, Jr., 71, of Lewisberry, died Tuesday, June 10, 1997 in his home.

    Born April 4, 1926 in Selinsgrove, he was a son of Harry E. Steffen Sr. of Lewisberry and the late Beatrice E. Miller.

    Mr. Steffen, a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, was a retired clerk for the railroad division of Bethlehem Steel Corp., Steelton.

    He was a member of Mt. Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lewisberry and a graduate of Steelton Highspire High School.

    Surviving, besides his father, are his wife, Doris Koller Steffen; two sons, David E. of Lewisberry and Dale J. of Germantown, Md.; two daughters, Linda K. Gibson of Newberry Township and Keely A. Stewart of Lakeland, Fla.; a brother, Garry L. of Lewisberry; three sisters, Mary E. Calhoun of Lewisberry, Phyllis E. Spaseff of Harrisburg and Nancy A. Plessinger of Mechanicsburg; and 10 grandchildren.

    Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at his church, 863 Lewisberry Road, Lewisberry, with the Rev. Timothy L. Hoffman officiating. Burial will be in Emanuel Cemetery, Fairview Township.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Parthemore Funeral Home, Inc., 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland.

    Memorial contributions may be made to his church.


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