Samuel L. Leib, 99, formerly of Mechanicsburg, died on Monday, November
24, 2014, at Church of God Home, Carlisle. He was born on March 14, 1915, in South Middleton Twp., a son
of the late John E. and Ruth A. (Woods) Leib, and was married to the late Kathryn D. (Dineley) Leib, who died Feb. 24, 1961.
Sam was a 1933 graduate of Boiling Springs High School and was a retired farmer. He also had worked
20 years with Carlisle Farm Bureau and 16 years with Agway Inc. Sam was a member of the Churchtown Church
of God and served as treasurer of the Sunday school for 32 years. He was a 75 year member of the Knights
of Pythias Lodge 299 and served as treasurer of the lodge for 43 years in Allen. Sam enjoyed square-dancing.
He is survived by three sisters; Romaine Sheaffer of Dillsburg, Mabel Strock of Mechanicsburg and Emily Nearhood of
Hershey and several nieces and nephews. Sam was predeceased by four brothers and two sisters.
A viewing will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 4, 2014, followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. in the
Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover Str., Carlisle, with Pastor Brian Warner officiating. Burial
will follow at Westminster Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. Memorial contributions may be made to Churchtown
Church of God, 351 Old Stonehouse Road South, Boiling Springs, PA 17007 or to Church of God Home, 801 N. Hanover Str., Carlisle,
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