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Elmer Shreiner

Elmer Shreiner Jr.

Saturday, January 8th, 1927 - Sunday, April 28th, 2019
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Elmer Shreiner, Jr., 92, of Akron, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy.

He was born in Warwick Twp. to the late Elmer, Sr. and Grace (Weachter) Shreiner and was the husband of the late Vera M. Shreiner who passed away in 2016

Elmer was a heavy equipment operator. He served in the US Navy during World War II era.

Elmer is survived by two sons, Terry L., husband of Gail Shreiner of Great Mills, MD, Dale R., husband of Kimberly Shreiner of Lititz; 6 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren and four siblings, Gloria Wolf of Lititz, Charles L. Shreiner of Shiremanstown, Richard Shreiner of Mt. Joy, Nancy, wife of Kenneth Fern of Manheim.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by four siblings, Evelyn Cammauf, Jane Houser, Miriam Burkholder, Lilly Gochnaur, an infant son Larry Shreiner and great-granddaughter Danielle Burris.

A viewing will be held on Monday, May 6, 2019, from 10 to 11 AM at Stradling Funeral Home, 30 North Ninth Street, Akron, followed by funeral services at 11:00 AM. Interment will take place in the Rothsville Lutheran Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Elmer's memory may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P. O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA, 17604.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata.
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  • Visitation

    Monday, May 6th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Monday, May 6th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Stradling Funeral Home
    30 North Ninth Street
    Akron, PA 17501
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, May 6th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Monday, May 6th, 2019 11:00am
    Stradling Funeral Home
    30 North Ninth Street
    Akron, PA 17501
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Rothsville Lutheran Cemetery
    Church Street
    Rothsville, PA
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Donations are being accepted for: Hospice & Community Care-Lancaster.


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Jake Regennas

Posted at 10:52pm
I had the honor of getting the A/C working in the D-9 that Elmer operated while at Brubacher Excavating for the first time. He was a great man to know and remember.

Jake Regennas

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