Ronald L. ‘Tex’ Quesenberry, 73, worked at National Bearing Co., fixed and sold bicycles, bluegrass fan

By on May 4, 2016

Ronald L. “Tex” Quesenberry, 73, of Manheim, died peacefully at home Saturday, April 30, 2016.

Born in Jenkinjones, W.Va., he was the son of the late L. Gilmer Quesenberry and Pauline Billips Quesenberry Ruth.

For more than 31 years, Tex worked in the shipping and receiving department for National Bearings Co., Lancaster. Following retirement he was known locally for his expertise in fixing and selling bicycles; and riding bicycles all through the town of Manheim. Tex was of the Pentecostal Faith. Everyone he met soon became a friend. His interests included: listening to bluegrass music and Johnny Cash, playing the banjo and guitar, and watching Western movies. Everyone knew Tex by his Western attire and his sense of humor.

Surviving are three daughters: Donna M. Wolfe of Fredericksburg; Dana L., wife of Kevin Dick, of Lancaster; Betty Jo, wife of Michael Shenigo, of Manheim; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a brother: Henry, husband of Sandy Quesenberry, of Manheim, three sisters: Linda, wife of George Shank; Gilda, wife of Chuck Kocevar, all of Manheim; and Diane Leonard of Mountville.

Preceding him in death is a great-granddaughter.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his funeral service at the Buch Funeral Home, 21 Market Square, Manheim, on Friday, May 6, at 11 a.m. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home on Friday morning from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Interment will be in Manheim Fairview Cemetery.

To send the family online condolences, visit Buch Funeral Home, Manheim, was entrusted with the arrangements.

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