Edward ‘Ted’ McCall, 91, WWII vet, worked at Lititz Mutual Insurance, model airplane builder

By on March 18, 2015

Edward “Ted” McCall, 91, of Lititz, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2015, at the Lebanon VA Hospital.

He was the husband of the late Beverly L. Schubauer McCall, who passed away in 2011. Born in Harrisburg, he was the son of the late Edward Sr. and Gertrude White McCall.

Ted was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, serving in the Pacific Theatre with the 3rd Air Commando Group in the campaigns of New Guinea, the Philippines, and Luzon.

A licensed insurance agent, Ted worked for Lititz Mutual Insurance Co. for many years. He has served as past president of the NEPA Insurance Association. Ted was has served with the Warwick and Manheim Ambulance associations as a crew member and with the Susquehanna Valley EMS.

He was a member of the NRA, the American Legion and Elks Club in the Scranton area, and had coached Little League Baseball and served as commissioner. He enjoyed chess, reading, going to the Brunnerville Hotel, music, and building model airplanes.

Ted is survived by his son: Geoff E., married to Carol McCall of Brunnerville; and his two grandsons: Bryan and Cory.

He was preceded in death by his son: Greg; and his sister: Betty Tritt.

Please make memorial contributions in Ted’s memory to the Manheim Veterans Memorial Ambulance Association, 26 E. High St., Manheim, PA 17545 or to the Warwick Community Ambulance Association, 151 North Lane, Lititz, PA 17543.

To send an online condolence, visit SnyderFuneralHome.com. Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, Lititz, handled the arrangements.

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