- Finally: the Ephrata Brewfest!
- The fallout of 11 MC bomb threats
- Memorial Day Parade
- Second Friday the 13th
- Farmers market opens May 21
- Hello (again), Dolly!
- Kreider Farms opens silo observation tower
- ‘Hello, Dolly!’ opens Thursday at EPAC
- ‘Somewhereville Station’ revisits the 50s and 60s
- Manheim Downtown Development Group will dissolve
Marian (Solt) Spickler
90, Luther acres resident, enjoyed
spending time with her family
Marian (Solt) Spickler, 90, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at Luther Acres in Lititz.
She was able to enjoy her 90th birthday celebration with friends and family Oct. 5. Before moving back to Lititz, Marian resided in the Englewood, Fla. area.
Marian was born Oct. 10, 1923 in Lehighton. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She is survived by her two children: Dr. Dennis Solt and his wife Karen of Park Ridge, Ill. and Nannette Solt Scheuch and husband Paul of Waverly; five grandchildren: Dr. Anna Solt and husband Carlo Aiello; Jessica Solt and husband Juan Pablo Horcasitas; John Patrick Solt; Trevar Scheuch and wife Jessica and Dustin Scheuch and wife Jocelyn. She also had four great grandchildren: Sophia Scheuch, Lucas Scheuch, Rowan Scheuch and Loretta Aiello and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by four siblings: infant brother John Harper, Ernest Harper, Evelyn Harper Anderson and Charlotte Harper Heilman.
Marian enjoyed playing cards and board games. She also enjoyed traveling, painting, drawing and spending time with her family. She loved Halloween and loved to dance. Marian was known and loved for her feisty personality, her candor and her kindness toward others.
A memorial service will be held in the community room at Luther Acres at 200 Saint Luke Dr. Oct. 25 at 6:30 in the evening.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice and Community Care at 685 Good Dr., PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.
Condolences can be posted at clauserfh.com.
The family wishes to give heartfelt thanks to Luther Acres staff and Hospice and Community Care for their tireless dedication and support.