Harold Wayne Kretzer

d. 25 May 2014
Harold Wayne Kretzer
May 25, 2014
     Harold Wayne Kretzer married Loretta (?) on 13 November 1973. He died on 25 May 2014; HAROLD WAYNE KRETZER, 76, of Hagerstown, MD, went to be with our Lord, Sunday, May 25, 2014 at his home under the care of hospice.
Born July 17, 1937 in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late William W. and Gladys Mae Wolfe Kretzer.
Harold graduated from Hagerstown High School with the class of 1955. He played trumpet in the school band. He also played with the Municipal Band at the City Park, and the bands in both First Christian and United Brethren.
He worked at PP&G in his younger years, and also was an employee of HP&G Co for 35 years of faithful and loyal service.
Harold is survived by his wife of 42 years, Loretta Kretzer; four daughters, Karen Kretzer, Kay Lapole and husband Dave Lapole, Sr, Alison Mary Hendershot and family and Jennifer Lynch and family; two sons, Doug Kretzer and wife, Jackie, Roy Speaker and wife, Melody; eight grandchildren, D. J. Lapole, Brianna Lapole and fiancé, Skylar Cannon, Jessica Quinones, Shannon Quinones and fiancé, Clif Carey, Justin Kretzer, Jamie Kretzer, Billy Kretzer, and Chris Litz; and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Billy Kretzer, and a granddaughter, Alexis Speaker.
A memorial services will be held at 7pm Friday, May 30, 2014 at New Life Christian Ministries, 12031 Hopewell Road, Hagerstown, MD. Pastor Ken R. Harris will officiate.