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Hale W. Kitzmiller, Jr.

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Hale W. Kitzmiller, Jr., 75, of Carlisle, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at the West Shore Hospital, Mechanicsburg.  He was born Nov. 16, 1939, in Harrisburg, a son of the late Hale W. Kitzmiller, Sr. and Margaret (Lindsey) Kitzmiller.

Hale served in the US Army during the Vietnam War.  He retired from the Defense Logistic Agency in New Cumberland after 25 years of service.  Hale was an avid golfer and bowler.  He enjoyed antiques and was active at Bedford Street Antiques in Carlisle.

He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Susan L. (Spies) Kitzmiller, one daughter, Nicole Horst of Chambersburg, one brother, David Kitzmiller, 4 step-children and 5 step-grandchildren.  He was predeceased by one brother, Carl Kitzmiller and one sister, Vicki Erford.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, March 8, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in the Carlisle United Methodist Church, 45 S. West Str., Carlisle.  Burial will be private.  Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is assisting the family with the arrangements.  Memorial contributions may be made to Carlisle United Methodist Church or to the Salvation Army Senior Center, 20 E. Pomfret Str., Carlisle, PA 17013.

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I miss him already, he was a good friend. My heart goes out to Sue and all others who are suffering from this loss.

Riposi in pace babbo

Sue, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers as you lose a very dedicated, husband, father, grandfather, friend etc. He was a terrific guy and you will always have your memories.

Fay Kline

A sad time for you and your family in losing such a wonderful person. Prayers are with you for strength and courage to carry on.

Rosanna Richmond

Hayley and I want you to know that we are so very sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful man who dearly loved you.

Jamie and Hayley Smith

Sue, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Hale was a good man with a wonderful sense of humor. He will be missed by many.

Love Kathy

Sue, I always enjoyed time spent with Hale, at work, and at play on the golf course. He was a guy that made each day a bit brighter. You continue to be in my prayers for strength through this difficult time.
Jim Shatto
Sue, my condolences to you and your family. Hale was a graet guy and a good friend. RIP Hale.
Ross Kennedy
Susan, I was so sorry to hear of Hale's passing. Sending my sincere sympathy and love to you and your family. May your memories of Hale comfort you and bring you peace now and in the future.
Love, Betsy
Sue, I'm sorry when I heard about Hale. He was a very friendly, caring and enjoyable person. I will never forget him in my heart as "GREAT" friend. Hope you feel better soon.

Rick Shultz
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Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
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