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Lloyd E Bakner 1937-2023

Mr. Lloyd E Bakner, 86, of Waynesboro, PA, passed away Friday, December 8, 2023 in Shippensburg Healthcare Center.

Lloyd E Bakner
Lloyd E Bakner

Born October 5, 1937 in Quincy Township, he was the son of the late William Chester and Goldie M. (Monn) Bakner.

Mr. Bakner was employed by Waynesboro Shoe Factory and Waynesboro Knitting Mill for a number of years. He began working at the Parlor House in 1969 where he continued his employment until 1999.

A devout Christian, Lloyd was a member of Blue Rock Church, Waynesboro, where he was a member of the Mixed Couples Sunday School Class. He was also a member of the Tomstown Social Club.

He enjoyed reading his Bible, word finds and puzzles.

Mr. Bakner is survived by his niece-in-law, Daryl G. Bakner; nephews, Kyle and Tobin Bakner; niece, Amber Cavey; his great-nephew, Jonah Cavey; and great-nieces, Hannah Cavey and Miranda Bakner. He will also be remembered by his cousins, Chet and Marla Curry.

He was the last of his immediate family.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Bakner was preceded in death by one brother, Harry J. Bakner; his sister-in-law, Frances J. (Bumbaugh) Bakner; and his nephew, Ronald E. Bakner.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, December 12, 2023 in Mount Zion Cemetery, Quincy, PA with Rev. Dr. A. Robert Cook officiating.

Lloyd’s family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Shippensburg Rehabilitation and Health Care Center for the excellent care as they took care of Lloyd, especially the third floor staff.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Residents Fund, C/O Shippensburg Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, 121 Walnut Bottom Road, Shippensburg, PA 17257.

Arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.


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