Alma H. Shepley, 94, worked for Sperry New Holland, enjoyed travel, jigsaw puzzles

By on March 11, 2015

Alma H. Shepley, 94, of 19 St. Mark Ave., Lititz, passed away Monday, March 2, 2015, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lititz.

Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late John L. and Catherine Dean Hollinger. She was the widow of John Shepley.

Alma was a member of Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. She graduated from Penn Manor High School where she enjoyed playing field hockey. She enjoyed watching baseball and ice hockey, doing jigsaw and word puzzles, traveling and hanging out with “the girls.”

She retired from Sperry New Holland, and prior to that she worked at Hamilton Watch Co.

Alma is survived by her sister: Janice M. Wallick of Lancaster; and numerous nieces and nephews and their families.

She was predeceased by three brothers: Donald, Kenneth, and Marvin Hollinger; and two sisters: Elva Peters and Ruth Hollinger.

Services were held March 6 in the Community Room of Luther Acres. Private interment will be held at Conestoga Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be sent to the charity of one’s choice.

To send an on-line condolence, visit Kearney A. Snyder Funeral Home, Lancaster, was entrusted with the arrangements.

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