YORK – Patricia A. (Adams) Stambaugh, 78, of York, passed away at 6:42 AM, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at her home. She was the wife of Carroll Stambaugh whom she married 61 years ago on September 15, 1957.
Patricia was born March 26, 1940, in York and was the daughter of the late David and Mary (Slaseman) Adams.
In 1957 she graduated from Manchester High School in Manchester. She was employed by Central York School District for over 21 years before retiring in 1992. She volunteered at York Hospital and was a member of the Northeastern Senior Center in Mount Wolf and St. Mark Lutheran Church in Emigsville.
In addition to her husband, Carroll, Patricia is survived by her two daughters, Lori Pearson of Lancaster, Lisa Sell and her husband James of Etters; her son, Timothy Stambaugh and his wife Tracy of Yanceyville NC; 6 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandson; her sisters, Betty Hake of Dover and Mary Rauch of (Starview) Mount Wolf, and her brothers, David Adams of CA, and Robert Adams of Baltimore. Patricia was preceded in death by her brothers, George Adams, Charles Adams, and Mearle Adams.
Her funeral service will begin at 10:30 AM on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at the Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Viewing will be from 9:00 to 10:30 AM Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery in York. Officiating at the service will be her pastor The Reverend Stephen Yambor.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider St. Mark Lutheran Church, 3293 Broad Street, Emigsville, PA. 17318
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