MANCHESTER – Louise M. (Steffee) Strausbaugh, 87, of Manchester, passed away at 2:33 AM, Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at York Hospital. She was the companion of Wayne Heilman of Manchester and the wife of the late Donald E. Strausbaugh who passed away on August 5, 1981.
Louise was born March 17, 1931 in York and was the daughter of the late Roy and W. Beulah (Witmer) Steffee.
She retired in 1982 from Danskin in York where she was employed for over 25 years. She also worked for the Susquehanna V.F.W. in Mount Wolf in the kitchen. Louise was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Susquehanna V.F.W. Post 2493 in Mount Wolf and, Ladies Auxiliary of the Pleasureville American Legion Post 799. She enjoyed family cook outs, cooking in her kitchen, playing cards, baking pies and sharing family holidays.
In addition to her companion, Wayne, Louise is survived by her daughter, Dawn Aldinger and her husband, Terry of Manchester; her son, Wayne Strausbaugh and his wife, Brenda of Dover; seven grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Dennis Strausbaugh.
Her funeral service will begin at 11:00 AM, Saturday, May 5, 2018 at The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 AM., Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Suburban Memorial Gardens in Dover. Officiating at the service will be the Reverend Philip K. Nace.
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