MANHEIM, Pa. — Verda Mae Fahnestock, 94, of Manheim, Pa., died peacefully at Lancaster General Hospital and went to her heavenly home on Sunday, March 22.

Born in Earl Township, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Paul R. and Bertha Hershey Myer. A homemaker, she was the loving wife of Monroe G. Fahnestock, who died in November 2001.

Verda was a member of White Oak Church of the Brethren in Manheim.

She enjoyed her family, flowers, birds, basket-making, and crocheting.

Surviving are two daughters, Nancy J. Fahnestock of Manheim, Pa., and Norma J., wife of Stanley Zeager of Bainbridge, Pa.,; three sons, Paul M., husband of Fern Krall Fahnestock of Manheim, Pa., J. Marlin, husband of Carol Zeager Fahnestock of Wales, and Dale E., husband of Doris Witmer Fahnestock of Lancaster; 17 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; one great-stepgranddaughter; and one great-great-stepgrandson; two brothers, J. Hershey, husband of Anna Mary Zuck Myer of Womelsdorf, Pa., and Landis C. Myer of New Holland, Pa.; and three sisters-in- law, Mary Loump, Nettie Krall and Mabel Diffenderfer.

Preceding her in death are three sisters: Helen Jurell, Mildred Myer and Ethel Krall; and two brothers, Clyde Myer and Floyd Myer.

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