Ronald D. Hershberger, 87. 660 Canal St., Flemington, PA died September 7, 2021 at the home of his daughter in Pennsylvania Furnace, PA . Born November 29, 1933 in Conemaugh Twp., Somerset, PA he was the son of the late Wilbert and Dorothy Mosholder Hershberger. On September 3, 1955 he married Martha J. Hall who survives . Ron was a 1951 graduate of Conemaugh Twp.High School. A 1955 graduate of Penn State University in Agriculture and a 1956 graduate of Chicago Seminary.
He had served several ministerial callings including Lima. OH and Columbus, PA . Ron was an agriculture teacher in Corry, PA and had moved to the Lock Haven area in 1986. He had been the Vocational Administrator at Central Mountain High School. Following his retirement he continued to substitute teaching . He had enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking, gardening and farming and was a member of the Church of the Brethren, State College, PA
In addition to his wife he is survived by:
2 Daughters: Debbie (Ron) Ritter, PA Furnace, PA and Kathryn H. Miller, Marrietta, PA
2 Sons: Ronald A. (Theresa) Hershberger, Woolrich, PA and David M. (Missy) Hershberger, Baden, PA
2 Brothers: Daryl (Margaret) Hershberger, VA, and Willis (Jane) Hershberger, Johnstown, PA
8 Grandchildren: Amanda Ritter, Emily Garis, Lindsey K. Hershberger, Jessica A. Confer, Jennifer M.
Hershberger, Ashley N. Hershberger, Sara Lewis, and Mark Hershberger
4 Great-Grandchildren: Isabella K. Forry, Addison D. Forry, Emmett Confer and Teagyn Garis
A funeral service to remember the life of Ronald D. Hershberger will be held Friday, September 10, 2021 at 8 PM in the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320Main St., Mill Hall, PA with his Pastor, Bonnie Kline-5meltzer officiating. Friends will be received in the funeral home from 6-8 PM.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Conemaugh Twp. Historical Society through the funeral home.
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