WINDSOR – Sheila G. (Bear) Sweitzer, 76, of Windsor, passed away at 6:15 AM, Friday, January 19, 2018 at her home. Her former husband Ronald L. Sweitzer passed away on January 9, 2015.
Sheila was born August 3, 1941 in York and was the daughter of the late Harry and Elizabeth (Livingston) Bear.
She graduated in 1959 from Northeastern High School in Manchester and attended York Junior College in York. She was employed by the Visiting Nurse Association and Lutheran Home Services in York. Sheila was a former member of Quickel Lutheran Church in (Zions View) York.
Sheila is survived by her daughter, Joyce E. Sweitzer and her partner Donna J. Hampton of Windsor; her son, Jeffrey A. Sweitzer of Windsor; 4 grandchildren, Andrea Hess, Amanda Mills, Samantha Barnes and W. Michael Latham; 3 great grandchildren, Jaxson James William Cooper Hess, Adlynn Peighton Hess, and Cameron Ian Hess; her sister, Donna Plymire of York, and her loving cat Zoey. Sheila was preceded in death by her son, Ronald L. Sweitzer, Jr., who passed away on January 10, 1990.
Her funeral service will begin at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Viewing will be from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Quickel Cemetery, (Zions View), York. Officiating at her service will be The Reverend Philip K. Nace.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Quickel Lutheran Church, 60 Canal Road, York, PA. 17406.
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