James Thomas Linton

M, b. 14 December 1985, d. 25 November 2013
Father*Samuel Clyde Linton
Mother*Deborah Jean Feister
Last Edited14 Jul 2020
     James Thomas Linton was born on 14 December 1985 at Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He married Heather Ross circa 2010.2 James Thomas Linton died on 25 November 2013 at at home, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 27; James Thomas "JT" Linton, 27, of Ronks, died unexpectedly at home on Monday, November 25, 2013. He was the husband of Heather (Ross) Linton for three years.

JT graduated from Pequea Valley High School in 2004 and Universal Technical Institute in 2009. He worked as an automobile and truck technician for On the Road Truck Repair.

Born in Lancaster, JT was the son of Samuel and Deborah (Feister) Linton of Ronks. He is also survived by a son, Carter, a daughter, Aurora; a sister, Maura (Linton) Hiatt married to Troy Hiatt and their children, Brooke and Logan, of New Providence; his grandmother, Rhoda Feister of Elizabethtown; his aunts, Sandra married to Joseph Harbaugh of Honey Grove and Janet Feister of Lancaster and an uncle, Joseph married to Joan Linton of Quarryville and his cousins Alissa Kachel of New Cumberland and John Kachel of Honey Grove. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Thomas F. Feister and James B. and Phyllis G. Linton; his uncle Thomas L. "Tuck" Feister and two cousins, Mark W. Kachel and Karen L. Soulliard.

The viewing will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2013, from 10 until 11 AM in the Bachman Funeral Home, 7 South Decatur Street, Strasburg, PA. The funeral is on Saturday at 11 AM with interment in St. John's UM Cemetery, Paradise, following the funeral.

In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution for his children's benefit to the JT Linton Memorial Account at any PNC Bank location, or mail your check for JT Linton Memorial Account to PNC Bank, 1 E. Main St., Strasburg, PA 17579.

(Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 11/27/2013.)1 He was buried on 30 November 2013 at St John's United Methodist Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2 James Thomas Linton Find-a-Grave.com ID # 120867234.2
     He was graduated in 2004 at Pequea Valley High School, Kinzers, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 He was graduated in 2009 at Universal Technical Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1


Heather Ross


  1. [S52] Bachman Web Site, online www.bachmanfuneral.com, Obituary published on website Nov 26, 2013.
  2. [S52] Bachman Web Site, online www.bachmanfuneral.com, Obituary for James Linton published on website Nov 26, 2013.

Joseph Ronald Feister1

M, b. 29 December 1961, d. 26 November 2005
Father*Warren Ronald Feister b. 24 Dec 1934, d. 25 Feb 2017
Mother*Eileen Carole Shirk
Last Edited5 Nov 2015
     Joseph Ronald Feister was born on 29 December 1961. He married Susan L. Kruft, daughter of David R. Kruft and Carol Ann Kruft, in December 1986.1 Joseph Ronald Feister died on 26 November 2005 at Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, at age 43; Joseph R. Feister, 43, of 270 Vintage Road, Paradise, died on Saturday at Lancaster General Hospital. He was the husband of Susan L. Kruft Feister. In December they would have celebrated 19 years of marriage. Mr. Feister was a self-employed painter. He was a member of Lancaster Alliance Church, where he served as a trustee.

Born in Paradise, he was the son of W. Ronald and Eileen Shirk Feister. In addition to his wife Susan, he is survived by a daughter Hallie Feister, and a son, Jared Feister, both at home; a brother, Craig Feister, husband of Karen, a sister, LisaVanArsdale, wife of Frank; his father and mother-in-law, David R. and Carol Ann Kruft.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Joe's memory may be made to Lancaster Alliance Church, (address below), or to St. Johns United Methodist Church, Box 86, Paradise PA 17562. Viewing and visitation will be held at Lancaster Alliance Church, 210 Pitney Road, Lancaster PA 17601 on Wednesday, November 30 from 12:30-3:00 PM. Funeral Service will follow the visitation at 3:00 P.M. at Lancaster Alliance Church., with Frederick Holler officiating. Burial will be private for the family at St. John's United Methodist Cemetery in Paradise PA. Friends and family are encouraged to share in fellowship and a light super at Lancaster Alliance immediately following the interment, approximately 5:00 P.M. Reynolds Funeral Home, 144 East State Street, Quarryville, PA serving the family.

Saint Johns United Methodist Church Cemetery
Paradise (Lancaster County)
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA.2,3 His funeral was held at Lancaster Alliance Church, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, on 30 November 2005 Arrangements were by Reynolds Funeral Home, Quarryville, PA.2 He was buried on 30 November 2005 at St John's United Methodist Cemetery, Paradise, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.2,4 Joseph Ronald Feister Find-a-Grave.com ID # 27264006.
     He was self-employed as a painter. before November 2005.1 He was ill with (an unknown value) on 25 November 2005.5


Susan L. Kruft


  1. [S30] Newspaper Obit, Lancaster Newspapers, Nov 28, 2005 for Joseph R. Feister.
  2. [S30] Newspaper Obit, Lancaster Newspapers, Nov 28, 2005.
  3. [S40] Social Security Deaths, Various, SS Death Index, Various, Researched @ MyHeritage Jan 25, 2015.
  4. [S13] Various Persons Cemetery Records, E. Sue Gregg, Ronks, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Photo on Findagrave.com.
  5. [S48] E Sue Gregg, compiler, "Personal Family Information.


Joanne Armer

F, b. 24 February 1950, d. 24 February 1950
Father*Victor John Armer b. 26 Oct 1926, d. 9 Jun 2011
Mother*Elsie Arlene Enck
Last Edited12 Feb 2022
     Joanne Armer died on 24 February 1950 at Osteopathic Hospital, Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Cause of death was premature birth, she lived 4 hrs and 50 min.1 She was born on 24 February 1950 at Manheim, Pennsylvania.2 She was buried on 26 February 1950 at Brickerville, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.1 Joanne Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 204126746.


  1. [S32] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania Dept heath Death Certif # 12961.
  2. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository, Rec'd Sept 12 1997.

Rickey Lee Armer

M, b. 2 March 1953, d. 6 March 2022
Father*Victor John Armer b. 26 Oct 1926, d. 9 Jun 2011
Mother*Elsie Arlene Enck
Last Edited15 Mar 2022
     Rickey Lee Armer was born on 2 March 1953 at Manheim, Pennsylvania.1 He married Ann Smith on 16 May 1981 at Lebanon Park, Lebanon, Pennsylvania.1 Rickey Lee Armer and Ann Smith were divorced on 2 April 1993.1 Rickey Lee Armer married Diane Crumling before 2011.2 Rickey Lee Armer was buried on 6 March 2022 at Burial Details Unknown. Funeral arrangements by www.etzweiler-funeralhome.com.3 He died on 6 March 2022 at Windsor, York, Pennsylvania, at age 69.3 Rickey Lee Armer Find-a-Grave.com ID # 237589880.

Family 1

Ann Smith

Family 2

Diane Crumling


  1. [S35] Armer Family, Manuscript, apr 17 2000 unknown repository, Rec'd Sept 12 1997.
  2. [S126] Find-a-Grave.com Obituary, Various, Find-a-grave ID # 71242880 for Victor Armer.
  3. [S30] Newspaper Obit, Lancaster Newspapers, March 15, 2022, obituary for Rickey L Armer, page A11.