Clara R. Armold, 90, Manheim H.S. grad, worked at Warner-Lambert, Knit Wits co-founder

By on April 25, 2018

Clara R. Armold, 90, of Manheim, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at the United Zion Retirement Community.

Born in Manheim, she was the daughter of the late Harrison and Mary Reppert Knier. She was the loving wife of the late Benjamin F. Armold, who died in August of 2002.

For over 26 years Clara worked at Warner-Lambert, Lititz. She was a graduate of the former Manheim High School. Clara was a faithful and active member of Salem United Methodist Church, Manheim, where she was a member of the women’s Bible study class and one of the founders of the Knit Wits, a knitting group of the church. Clara’s interests included word puzzles, reading, and crocheting.

Surviving is a son: J. Duane Armold of Manheim; two sisters: Melissa K., wife of Larry Reagle of Mount Bethel; Deborah S. Grundza of Columbia; four grandchildren: and nine great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death is a son: Steven R. Armold.

Services were held April 21 at Salem United Methodist Church, Manheim. Interment was in Ruhl’s United Methodist Cemetery.

Please omit flowers. Contributions may be sent in Clara’s memory to Caring Hospice-Lancaster, 101 Good Drive, Lancaster, PA 17604.

To place a condolence online, visit BuchFuneral.com. Buch Funeral Home, Manheim, handled the arrangements.

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