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Doris A. Clousher

Doris A. Clousher

Nov 17th, 1932 - Dec 23rd, 2022
  • Birth Date: Nov 17th, 1932
  • Death Date: Dec 23rd, 2022
  • Funeral Date: Dec 28th, 2022
  • Location: Redeemer's UCC, Littlestown
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Biography: Doris A. Clousher died Friday, December 23, 2022, at Homewood at Plum Creek, Hanover. She was the loving  wife of Roland L. Clousher for 57 years before his passing on January 16, 2009. Born November 17, 1932 in Abbotstown, she was the daughter of the late Norman E. and Bessie E. Auchey.

Doris was a graduate of East Berlin High School. She and Roland were high school sweethearts.

Doris is survived by a son Edward L. Clousher (Ruth) of Chesnee, S.C. and 3 daughters, Gayle C. Freer (Lawrence) of Hanover, Ann C. Smith (Samuel) of New Oxford and Kathy C. Bucher (Leonard) of Littlestown. Seven grandchildren, Lynn (Jesse) Drelick, Jeremy (Abbi) Bucher, Benjamin Clousher (Angela), Christopher (Mel) Clingan, Amanda (Justin) Ruhlman, Dustin (Crystal) Clousher, and Andrew (Nicole) Bucher.  Doris is also survived by great-grandchildren, Devin, Reagan, Julia, Lillian, Jayden, Camden, Callie, Delilah, Madison, Hailey, Anna, Ophelia, Chloe and Parker.  Doris is survived by a sister, Janet E. Deardoff of Hummelstown.  Doris was predeceased by her brother, John E. Auchey.

Doris was an active member of Redeemer's United Church of Christ.  She was a longtime member of the Chancel Choir and ran the Altar Guild for many years.  Doris loved playing  the piano and could listen to a song and sit down and play it.  Her favorite songs to play were patriotic songs.  Many Sunday mornings you could find her playing the songs on the piano at Redeemer's. Doris also played the piano for the children's choirs and for Sunday School classes.

Pallbearers will be Jeremy Bucher, Chris Clingan, Andrew Bucher, Dustin Clousher, Justin Ruhlman and Jesse Drelick.

Funeral Service is Wednesday, Dec 28, at 11 A.M. at Redeemer's with The Rev. Sterling Fritz officiating. Viewing is Wednesday 10 - 11 A.M. at the church.  Interment will be in Marburg Memorial Gardens, Hanover. Contributions in Doris' name have been asked to go to Redeemer's UCC, 107 E. King St., LIttlestown, PA  17340. Online condolences may be shared on

Loretta Cover and family
Dec 28th, 2022 12:22 pm
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Melissa Loiselle
Dec 27th, 2022 9:54 pm
I am so sorry for your loss. She was such a kind, sweet woman.
Dee Megonnell
Dec 25th, 2022 3:00 am
So sorry for your loss. It was my pleasure taking care of Doris at Homewood for last 6 months. I called her my "Superstar".

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