Saxon E. AnsellOctober 7, 1994 ~ February 3, 2017 (age 22)
Saxon E. Ansell, 22, of Elizabethtown, went to be with the Lord on Friday, February 3, 2017 of natural causes.
Saxon started his working career with S. Jay Williams Excavating and had just started working with the road crew at Mount Joy Township. Saxon was a hard working, honest all American boy. He enjoyed tractor pulling and spending time with his family.
Saxon is survived by his first love and fiancé Amber Vuxta. He was the son of Robert C. and Michelle (Fanus) Ansell of Elizabethtown. Also surviving is a sister, Kelsey Ansell of Elizabethtown; in laws, John T. and Stacey L. Vuxta; sister in laws, Emily R. Vuxta and Jenna M. Vuxta; two special nieces, Leaira and Layla Rooker; grandparents, Gary E. and Bonnie L. Fanus of Elizabethtown, Geraldine and the late Harold Ansell of Somerset, PA and Earl and Judy Ziegler of Elizabethtown; four uncles; four aunts; and twenty nine cousins.
He was preceded in death by an uncle, Kenneth Fanus and a cousin, Joshua Dupler.
A funeral service honoring Saxon’s life will be held at Cross Roads Brethren in Christ Church, 800 Donegal Springs Road, Mount Joy on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 11 AM. Family and friends will be received at the church on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 from 5 PM to 8 PM and again on Thursday before the service at the church from 10 AM to 10:45 AM. Interment will follow at Mount Tunnel Cemetery. Casual attire is requested for both days of services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Garden Chapel, 468 Edinburgh Road, Middletown, PA 17057.