Loretta M. Dimeler, 73, of Elizabethtown, passed away peacefully on March 8, 2018. Loretta is survived by her husband of 54 years, Lester R. Dimeler Sr., her three children Carol Shank of Elizabethtown, Brenda Snyder of Lewistown, and Lester (Carla) Dimeler Jr. of Mount Joy. Loretta will also be fondly remembered by 10 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren
Loretta worked as a bus driver for the former Johnson and Laidlaw Bus Co. She a life member of the Mount Joy Township Forest Fire Co. and a member of Hempfield Fire Department. She also belonged to Dela-Ches Fishing Assoc., and the Women of The Moose, Elizabethtown Lodge #701. An affectionate mother and grandmother, her favorite hobby was spending time with her family and always lending a hand to those in need.
Born in Rapho Township; she was the daughter of the late Gifford and Margaret Gutshall. She is also survived by her brother Robert (Karen) Gutshall of Lititz and sister Beverly (Keith) Persun of Manheim Loretta is also preceded in death by 2 grandchildren.
A Memorial service will be held at Sheetz Funeral Home, Inc. 16 East Main Street, Mount Joy, on Thursday March 15, 2018 at 11AM. A visitation will be held from 10-11AM. Memorial Contributions to Lester Dimeler, 203 East High Street, Apt. #101, Elizabethtown PA 17022 would be deeply appreciated.