Kathryn H. GantzApril 22, 1928 ~ May 23, 2017 (age 89)
Kathryn H. Gantz, 89, of Mount Joy, passed away on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at Masonic Villages, Elizabethtown. Born in Rapho Township, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Nora (Ibach) Hostetter. Kathryn was the wife of the late Arthur B. “Art” Gantz who passed away November 3, 2014.
Kathryn retired from Continental Press in 2002 after 15 years of service. She was a member of West Green Tree Church of the Brethren in Elizabethtown. Kathryn enjoyed crafts, antiquing, flower gardening and most all spending time with her family.
Kathryn is survived by two sons, John A. Gantz, of Mount Joy and Stephen D. Gantz, of Lancaster; a daughter, Susanne K. Gantz, of Harrisburg; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Eleanor Kreider, wife of James of Willow Street and Ruth Hollinger, wife of Reverend Donald of Elizabethtown; and two brothers, Ralph Hostetter, husband of Verna of Manheim and Donald Hostetter, husband of Ann of Lancaster.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Dennis and Fred Gantz; a sister, Dorothy Kauffman; and a brother, J. Joseph Hostetter.
A private graveside service will be held at West Green Tree Cemetery, Elizabethtown.