• Services for George Cekovich, 72, of Silver Spring Township, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Musselman Funeral Home, 324 Hummel Ave., Lemoyne.

    He died Thursday, Oct. 16, 1997 in West Shore Health and Rehab- ilitation Center, East Pennsboro Township.

    Born April 3, 1925 in Enola, he was a son of the late Mike and Sophia Cekovich.

    An Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Cekovich was retired from the former Mechanicsburg Defense Depot, Hampden Township.

    He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Enola; and American Legion Post 109 and NARFE Groups 1816 and 1465, all of Mechanicsburg.

    Surviving are his wife, Florence V. Cekovich; one son, Gary N. of Enola; one daughter, Cheryl A. Baker of Mechanicsburg; one brother, Eli of Enola; one sister, Ann Wilson of Shermans Dale; and four grandchildren.

    The Rev. Eric N. Anderson will officiate at Monday's service. Burial will be in Rolling Green Memorial Park, Lower Allen Township.

    Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

    Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity or St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 6839 Wertzville Road, Enola, Pa. 17025.



  • Arthur C. Wise, 85, formerly of 126 N. Middlesex Road, Middlesex Township, died Friday, Oct. 17, 1997 in Church of God Home, North Middleton Township.

    Born March 9, 1912 in Middlesex Township, he was a son of the late I. Raymond and Anna Bell Clouser Wise.

    A retired farmer, thrasher and corn sheller in Middlesex Township, Mr. Wise also had been employed by Cumberland County Board of View. After retiring, he was a school bus driver for Cumberland Valley School District.

    He was a charter member of Bonnybrook Riding Club and a member of Middlesex United Methodist Church and the national AARP.

    Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Mary Preston Wise; one brother, Howard L. of Carlisle; and several nieces and nephews.

    Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with the Revs. Gene W. McCallips and J. Roy Bower officiating.

    Burial will be in Kutz's Cemetery, Middlesex Township.

    Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

    Memorial contributions may be made to Middlesex United Methodist Church, 118 N. Middlesex Road, Carlisle, Pa. 17013.



  • S. Grover Starner, 98, formerly of 756 Gun Club Road, York Springs, died Friday, Oct. 17, 1997 in Forest Park Nursing Home, Carlisle.

    Born July 4, 1899 in Menallen Township, Adams County, he was a son of the late Charles C. and Rosie P. Starner Starner.

    His first wife, Mary Ann Stouffer Starner, died in 1955 and his second wife, Mabel Brenizer Starner, died in 1991.

    A former employee of Knouse Foods Coop Inc., Peach Glen, for 40 years, Mr. Starner was a member of Mt. Tabor United Methodist Church.

    Surviving are one son, Cornelius S. of York Springs; one stepson, Clarence Brenizer of Carlisle; one stepdaughter, Evelyn Wilson of Newport, Va.; two sisters, Marion Black of Biglerville and Bertha Murtoff of Gardners; three brothers, Roland of New Oxford and Richard and Ralph, both of Gardners; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and numerous stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren.

    Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Dugan Funeral Home, 111 S. Main St., Bendersville, with the Rev. Douglas C. Hahn officiating.

    Burial will be in Mt. Tabor Cemetery.

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



  • Services for Miriam Mansberger, 96, of Eagle River, Wis., formerly of New Cumberland, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Baughman Memorial United Methodist Church, 228 Bridge St., New Cumberland.

    She died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 1997 in Eagle River Health Care Nursing Home.

    Born Jan. 4, 1901 in New Cumberland, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Ann Ross Koch. She was the widow of Bruce Mansberger.

    Mrs. Mansberger was a graduate of the former Harrisburg School of Business and was a retired secretary for the school.

    She was a member of Baughman Memorial United Methodist Church, New Cumberland.

    Surviving are one daughter, Lois M. Mansberger of Sugar Camp, Wis.

    The Rev. Robert A. Graybill will officiate at Thursday's service. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fairview Township, York County.

    Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the church. Parthemore Funeral Home, New Cumberland, is handling arrangements.

    Memorial contributions may be made to her church.

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