Retired Elementary School Teacher
Service times: Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 11:00 A.M.
Lois I. Barninger passed away peacefully on October 24th, 2018. She was born in Pottstown to the late David M. and Marion Echoff Miller. Lois was a graduate of McCaskey High School with the Class of 1950 and then attended Millersville State Teachers College, graduating in 1954. She was an elementary school teacher and taught in Lancaster City Schools and then 3rd grade at Park Elementary in Columbia eventually retiring in 1992. Lois was a lifetime member of N.E.D. and P.S.E.A. and was a volunteer with Lancaster Public School District and St. Anne’s Retirement Community. She was lifelong member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church in Lancaster and active in United Methodist Women where she held both district and conference positions. Lois was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who adored her family.
Lois leaves behind her children, William, husband of Kathy Dunlap of Virginia Beach, VA, Scott Barninger of Pocamoke, MD, Robert, husband of Donna Barninger of Norristown, PA, Sandy, wife of Brad Nonnenmocher of Mount Joy, PA; eleven grandchildren and three great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Nelson Barninger in 1989; her daughter, Beatrice Ellis; two brothers, D. Murdock Miller and Ronald E. Miller.
Services for Lois will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 27th, 2018 in the Chapel at St. Anne’s Retirement Community, 3952 Columbia Ave., Columbia, PA 17512. The family will receive friends for visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. until service time. She will be laid to rest in a private ceremony at Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of United Methodist Women, P.O. Box 820, Valley Forge, PA 19482-0820. Arrangements by the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc. Columbia/Landisville. www.cwkraftfh.com
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