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Jerry L. Antes


Jerry L. Antes, 62, of Middletown, entered, into eternal rest on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at M.S. Hershey Medical Center. He was the loving husband of Sharon L. (Reed) Antes.

Jerry was born on October 30, 1955 in Lancaster, Pa. and was the son of Betty J. (Drace) Antes and the late Donald L. Antes.

He was a U.S. Army veteran and a former dispatcher for Rohrer’s Quarry, Inc., Lititz, Pa. Jerry enjoyed fly-fishing, tying flies and model railroads and trains. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and grandchildren.

Surviving are his loving wife and mother, his daughters, Caryn Richard of Elizabethtown, Nicole Henry of Harrisburg and Jenna Henry of Middletown, his sister, Deb Morgan of Elizabethtown, two aunts, Teresa Nace and Janice Homsher, an uncle, Harvey Drace and his two grandchildren, Skylar Richard and Noah Henry.

Services will be held on Thursday, March 15 at 12:30 p.m. at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 East Main St., Middletown, Pa. Viewing will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

Burial with military honors will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Pa.

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