Paul S. Hollinger, 85, Gehman Feed worker, minister, enjoyed fishing with his grandchildren

By on May 8, 2019

Paul S. Hollinger, 85, of Stevens, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at home.

He was born in Lititz to the late Arthur and Susan (Snavely) Hollinger, and was the husband of Eunice M. (Mack) Hollinger, with whom he would have shared 63 years of marriage on August 4.

He was a member of Living Water Fellowship, Reinholds. He enjoyed fishing with his grandchildren, gardening, and reading.

Paul worked as a truck driver/salesman for Gehman Feed Mill, Inc. He also served as minister and bishop at various churches for 36 years prior to his retirement.

In addition to his wife, Paul is survived by six daughters: Carolyn A. Hollinger of Reinholds; Linda S., wife of Wilbur Hartranft Jr. of Selingsgrove; Anna Mary, wife of Martin Layman of Cumberland, Va.; Ruth Ann, wife of Jonas Zook of Womelsdorf; Lois M., wife of John Stauffer of Reinholds; and Susan J., wife of Ben Schrock of Cumberland, Va.; two sons: Glenn D, husband of Romaine Hollinger of Ephrata; and Philip L., husband of Lisa Hollinger of Westminster, S.C.; 33 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a brother: James, husband of Mae Hollinger of Myerstown.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother: Alvin Hollinger.

Services were held May 6 at Living Water Fellowship, Reinholds. Interment took place in the adjoining church cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions in Paul’s memory may be made to Hospice & Community Care, P. O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA, 17604; or Christian Aid Ministries, 2412 Division Highway, Ephrata, PA, 17522.

Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services, Denver. Online condolences can be given at roseborostradling.com.

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