Date of BirthFebruary 18, 1933

Lois E. Sechrist Obituary

Date of BirthFebruary 18, 1933

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Date of PassingJuly 03, 2014

Lois E. Sechrist Obituary

from Wilmington, Pennsylvania, United States

Date of BirthFebruary 18, 1933

Lois E. Sechrist Obituary

Date of BirthFebruary 18, 1933

321 Views

Date of PassingJuly 03, 2014

Lois E. Sechrist Obituary

from Wilmington, Pennsylvania, United States


YORK Lois E. (McCullough) Sechrist, 81, of Glen Rock, was called home to be with the Lord on Wednesday July 2, 2014. She was the wife of Elwood W. Sechrist for 29 years. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Glenview Alliance Church, 10037 Susquehanna Trail South, Glen Rock, with her pastor, the Rev. Tim Allen, officiating. A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. The Geiple Funeral Home, Inc. 53 Main St., Glen Rock, is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Sechrist was born on February 17, 1933, in Shrewsbury Township, a daughter of the late Lloyd F. and Dorothy E. (Sehner) McCullough. She had been employed as a data processor for various companies including DuPont, Wilmington, Del., and Glatfelter Paper Company, Spring Grove. She retired in 1985 after 35 years. She also helped her husband for over 20 years with Sechrist Distributing Co. She was a member of Glenview Alliance Church, Triangle Chapter #483 Order of the Eastern Star, Shrewsbury, and the VFW Post 7012 Auxiliary, New Freedom. She loved playing the piano, dancing, camping, and boating. She also leaves her children, Donna Mae Legg of Dover, Frances Peterson and her husband, Jeffery of Dover, and Donald Legg, Jr. of Wilmington, Del.; grandchildren, David Vitatoe and his wife, Jessica of Dover, Jennifer Bartram and her husband, Scott of Dover, and Nicki Luther and her husband, Eric, Amy Moore and husband, Jeremy, Emily Campbell and husband, Chris, and Chelsea Pruitt and husband, Darren, all of Anderson, S.C.; seven great-grandchildren; a brother, Robert McCullough and his wife, Mary of York; a sister, Jane Dodson and her husband, Lonnie of Laguna Woods, Calif.; and Elwood's daughter, Iris W. Graybill and her husband, John, and her family of Spring Grove. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Glenview Alliance Church, (Marked for Great Commission Fund), 10037 Susquehanna Trail South, Glen Rock, PA 17327. Condolences may be shared at geiple.com