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Thursday July 25th, 2019
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Thursday July 25th, 2019
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Leland Searfoss

Leland A. Searfoss, 91, of Newville, PA, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019 in the UPMC Pinnacle Carlisle. He was born March 1, 1928 in Towanda, PA to the late Elmer and Katherine Irma (Brown) Searfoss.

Leland was a lifelong truck driver, ending his career with ABF Freight and was of the Episcopal Faith. He loved to go hunting, like to work with his hands and was a good handyman.

Surviving is his loving wife of 73 years, Betty E. (Cox) Searfoss of Newville; children, Keith Searfoss and Dawn Shaffer, both of Newville, Gloria Brennan of Lawrenceville, Kenneth Searfoss of Dillsburg, David Searfoss of Greencastle and Kevin Searfoss of Chambersburg. Also surviving are 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren. Leland is preceded in death by a son, Guy Searfoss and siblings, Larry Searfoss and Alice Huntsinger

Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 12:00 PM in the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 501 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065 with Rev. Keith Searfoss officiating. A viewing will be held at 10:00 AM until the service and burial will be in the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg. Memorial Contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.


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Hi Aunt Betty,My Mom and I send our deepest sympathy for you and your family. You and Uncle Lee were blessed to have a long life together with all of your children and grandkids. Wish we could have been there to give you a big hug but we are there with you in spirit. Aloha,Kate

Eleanor and Kathy Sample Jul 25 2019 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Mr. Searfoss. I work at his doctor’s office and over the past several years he became one of my favorite patients, he and Betty. Sending much love and hugs to his family and friends, he will be truly missed.

Lisa M. Jul 25 2019 12:00 AM

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Beverley Searfoss Jul 25 2019 12:00 AM

We are very sorry for your loss. Leland will remain in our hearts forever. May you and your family find peace and comfort from the love and support from all of us. Love the Rieck & West family

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Kevin Jul 23 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leland Searfoss

Kevin Searfoss Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

Love you Dad

DawnShaffer Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leland Searfoss

Keith Searfoss Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Leland Searfoss

Savannah Shaffer Jul 22 2019 12:00 AM