Emma (Hehr) Reiff, 88, born in Germany, RCA retiree, Ephrata Legion Auxiliary member

By on March 4, 2015

Emma (Hehr) Reiff, 88, of Lititz died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 at Mennonite Homes, Lancaster.

Emma was born in Germany in 1926 to the late Karl and Elisa (Grandel) Hehr and was the wife of the late Donald N. Reiff who passed away in 1989.

Emma was of the Lutheran faith and worked as a laborer for RCA for 34 years until her retirement in 1987. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Ephrata.

Emma is survived by her daughter: Donna Bedi of Lancaster; three grandchildren: Michael Bedi, husband of Melissa; Jonathan Bedi; and Sarah Bedi; eight great-grandchildren: Kayla, Killian, Luke, Jayd, Clayton, Ryan, Rachel, and Jordan; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, Emma is also preceded in death by a brother and sister.

All services for Emma will be private and at the convenience of the family.

The family kindly asks that flowers be omitted. Contributions in Emma’s name may be made to the Humane League of Lancaster County, 2195 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602 or to Furever Home Adoption Center Inc., 5984 Main St., East Petersburg, PA 17520.

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


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