Ethel G. Danner, 89, formerly of Strasburg, died at Garden Spot Village on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. She was the wife of the late Charles L. Danner, Jr., who died in 2015.
Ethel graduated from the Quarryville High School, Class of 1946. She was a seamstress at Hershey Garment Factory and retired from Calvary Fellowship Home.
She was a long time member of Leacock Presbyterian Church, where she taught Sunday school.
Ethel was a life member of Strasburg Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary; a member of the Auxiliary to the Keystone State Fireman’s Association and the American Legion Auxiliary.
She enjoyed knitting and crocheting.
Born in Holtwood, she was the daughter of the late Walter L. and Margaret J. (Cowden) Turner. She is survived by a daughter, Dori married to Ted Markley of Strasburg; a son, Dennis and companion Joyce Philips of New Holland; grandchildren Adrienne (Craig) Cauler, Adam (Melissa) Markley and Heather (Josh) Bender; great grandchildren Brody Cauler, Alexis and Caleb Markley and Micah, Cole and Cameron Bender; two sisters-in-law, Millie Eby of Lititz and Leoda Felsinger of Lancaster and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by Catherine Delp, Louis Turner, Albert Turner, Mable Rankin, Romaine Turner, Woodrow Turner, Edward Turner and Howard Turner.
There will be a visitation on Monday, May 1, 2017 from 10 until 11 AM in the Chapel at Garden Spot Village, 433 South Kinzer Avenue, New Holland, PA. The funeral is 11 AM in the Chapel with Chaplain Chet Yoder officiating. Interment in Paradise Presbyterian Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers, please consider sending a contribution in Ethel’s memory to the Strasburg Fire Company No.1, P.O. Box 64, Strasburg, PA 17579.