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Yvonne Graffius

Yvonne L. Graffius

Friday, January 22nd, 1937 - Thursday, February 13th, 2020
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Yvonne L. Graffius, 83, of Lititz, passed away on Thursday, February 13, 2020, at home.

She was born in Rothsville to the late Harvey and Martha E. (Fassnacht) Hershey and was the wife of Herbert M. Graffius with whom she shared 63 years of marriage.

She was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Congregational Church, Rothsville.

In earlier years, Yvonne worked in the packing department for Dutchmaid and later for Wilbur Chocolate. She enjoyed reading, collecting snowmen and decorating for holidays. She was also an avid Elvis fan.

In addition to her husband, Yvonne is survived by four children, Jeffrey L., husband of Pattie (Mayer) Graffius of Sinking Spring, Michael D., husband of Dawn (Wolfhope) Graffius of Ephrata, Troy L., husband of Karen S. (Guyer) Graffius of Lititz, Marsha A., wife of Rob Vital of Lititz; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Mumma.

A viewing will be held on Sunday, February 16, 2020, from 6 to 7 PM at the Stradling Funeral Home, 30 North Ninth Street, Akron, followed by funeral services at 7:00 PM. Interment will be private in the Rothsville Lutheran Cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions in Yvonne's memory may be made to Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute, 2102 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA, 17601.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 16th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Sunday, February 16th, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Stradling Funeral Home
    30 North Ninth Street
    Akron, PA 17501
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, February 16th, 2020 | 7:00pm
    Sunday, February 16th, 2020 7:00pm
    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: Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute.


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Posted at 01:23pm
Dear family,
We're so sorry to learn of your recent loss. We know how heartbreaking it is to lose your Mom. We hope that all the wonderful memories of her will help to comfort you at this difficult time. We pray the Lord will also comfort and strengthen you. Know that the thoughts and prayers of friends are with you asking for blessings of peace for the family.

Hugs and love,
Pat and Deb Busser

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