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Luke M. Wadel

December 7, 1950 ~ December 17, 2021 (age 71)


Luke M. Wadel, age 71, of Bourbon, died at 7:14 pm, Friday, December 17, 2021 at the Center for Hospice in Mishawaka after a short illness.  He was born December 7, 1950 in Chambersburg, PA to Noah and Lydia (Horst) Wadel.

In 1971, he married Judith Frey.  She preceded in death June 15, 1998.  Mr. Wadel moved to this area in May of 2016.  He had worked as a carpenter.

Surviving are his children, Janelle (Brent) Slabaugh, Bourbon, LaVern (Donella) Wadel, Dodge Center, MN; grandchildren, Janessa Slabaugh, Beverly Slabaugh, Joelle Slabaugh, Bensen Slabaugh, Josiah Slabaugh, Linsay Wadel, Gareth Wadel, Landin Wadel; and siblings, John (Connie) Wadel, Chambersburg, PA, Esther (Lester) Showalter, Creencastle, MD, Eunice Lehman, Hanover, PA, Martha (Issac) Horst, Millen, GA,  Daniel (Esther) Wadel, Chambersburg, PA, James (Ellen) Wadel, Mexico, and Robert (Brenda) Wadel, Chambersburg, PA.  He was preceded in death by a brother, Noah Wadel

Family and friends may call from 5-8, on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at Bair’s Meeting House Mennonite Chapel in Hanover, 6925 Hanover Road, Hanover, PA.  Funeral Services will be Thursday, December 23rd at 10:00 am also at Bair’s Meeting House Mennonite Chapel.  Burial will be in York Road Cemetery.

The Kenworthy Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, PA has been entrusted by the family with the funeral arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at .

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December 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bair's Mennonite Church
6925 York Road
Hanover, PA 17331

Funeral Service
December 23, 2021

10:00 AM
Bair's Mennonite Church
6925 York Road
Hanover, PA 17331

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