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John R. Newswanger

August 22, 1941 ~ December 29, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old

John Newswanger Obituary

     John R. Newswanger, 82, of Roaring Spring, passed away Friday Evening, December 29, 2023, at his home. He was born on August 22, 1941 in Lancaster County; son of the late David and Alice (Ringler) Newswanger. On March 29, 1966, he married Mabel (Horst) Newswanger in Bowmansville, Pennsylvania.

     In addition to his wife, John is survived by a son, Lloyd Newswanger (Lisa) of Newville; two grandchildren, Brenden of San Diego, California and Rachel at home; brothers, Leroy of Bowmansville, Earl (Alta) of Kentucky, Amos (Edna) of Martinsburg, and Leon (Dianne) of Bowmansville; sisters, Elsie (Morris Ramer) of Missouri, Ruth of Bowmansville, Susie (John Aaron Shirk) of Goodville, Faye (David Esh) of Florida; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Lavon; and a brother, Lester (Bertha) of Indiana.

     John was a long-time dairy farmer and owned Newswanger’s Bike Shop. He was a member of the Old Order Mennonite Church, Groffdale Conference.

     Viewing will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2024 from 2:00PM-4:00PM and 6:00PM-8:00PM at the Newswanger Residence (162 Emory Oak Ln, Roaring Spring, PA 16673). Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2024 beginning at 9:30AM at the Martinsburg Old Older Mennonite Church (2007 Cove Lane Rd.) Martinsburg, PA 16662).

Arrangements by Stone Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.; Woodbury.

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January 3, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Newswanger Residence
162 Emory Oak Ln.
Roaring Spring, PA 16673

January 3, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Newswanger Residence
162 Emory Oak Ln.
Roaring Spring, PA 16673

Funeral Service
January 4, 2024

9:30 AM
Martinsburg Old Order Mennonite Church
2007 Cove Lane Rd.
Martinsburg, PA 16662


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