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Effie Berneice Reigle


Effie Berneice Reigle, 91, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Masonic Village, Elizabethtown.

She was born on December 13, 1925 in Mt. Joy, Pa. and was the loving daughter of the late William P. and Effie (Gibbons) Gutshall.

Berneice was a member of Geyers United Methodist Church, Middletown, and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 594, Middletown.

In addition to her parents, Berneice was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth A. Reigle to who she was married for 40 years, granddaughter, Wendy J. Reigle, and four siblings.

Berneice is survived by her three sons, Kenneth Reigle and wife Rebecca of Hummelstown, William Reigle and wife Diane of Middletown, and Ronald Reigle and wife Sharon of Elizabethtown; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great grandchildren.

Interment will be at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Berneice’s name to Geyers United Methodist Church, 1605 S. Geyers Church Rd., Middletown, PA 17057.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown, Pa. with the funeral arrangements.

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