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Clifford E. Stechman

September 25, 1924 ~ September 15, 2018 (age 93)



Clifford E. Stechman, 93, of The Lebanon Valley Home, Annville passed away Saturday, September 15, 2018.


Born September 25, 1924 in Palmyra, he was a son of the late Jacob and Edna (Teahl) Stechman and was preceded in death by nine siblings.


Retired from Colebrook Terry, he was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Palmyra, an avid Detroit sports fan and bowled in the Palmyra Men’s League.


Surviving are his wife of 73 years Dorothy J. (Whitmore) Stechman; children Sandra K., wife of Michael Cappo of Freehold, New Jersey and Douglas W. Stechman of Mountville; siblings Robert Stechman of Denver, Colorado, Ethel Boyd of Allentown and Arlene Reider of Palmyra; grandchildren Dawn Coscia, Debra Santaniello, Douglas Stechman and Amanda Peznosky; twelve great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren.  Cliff is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.


A funeral service will be held 7:00 PM Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at his church, 40 West Pine Street, Palmyra, preceded by a viewing beginning at 6:00 PM. Interment will be 10:30 AM Wednesday at Grand View Memorial Park, Annville.


In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ, 40 West Pine Street, Palmyra, PA 17078 or The Lebanon Valley Home Benevolent Fund (Note: In memory of Clifford Stechman), 550 East Main Street, Annville, PA 17003.






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