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Julia Ada Ridinger

Julia Ada Ridinger

Apr 23rd, 2013


Julia Ada Ridinger, 89, formerly of Harney, died early Tues A.M., Apr 23, at Gettysburg Lutheran Home.  She was the widow of C. Herbert Ridinger who died in 1995.  Born Jan 12, 1924 in Harney, she was the daughter of the late Harry Franklin & Ada Almurty (Wantz) Angell and the step daughter of Etta Downs Peck Angell.  She was a homemaker and a farmer.
Surviving are daughter, Ellen Lucinda Ridinger Rogers of Littlestown; sons, Franklin Herbert Ridinger and Arthur Clarence Ridinger & wife, Teresa, all of Taneytown; 5 grandchildren:  Kristina Rodgers, James Rodgers,  Jason Ridinger , Kevin Ridinger and Amy (Ridinger) Vargas and a great granddaughter, Hope Ridinger.  Julia was predeceased by 3 sisters:  Bessie McGraw, Lethia Kump and Mabel Krumrine and 2 brothers:  Luther & Robert Angell.  Julia was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Harney,  a Ladies Aid member of the church and a Harney Fire Co. Aux member. 
Funeral Service is Fri., Apr 26, at 3 P.M. at Little’s Funeral Home, Littlestown with her pastor, The Rev. Matthew A. Day officiating.  Viewing is one  hour prior to service time.  Interment is in Mountain View Cemetery, Harney.  Pallbearers will be:  Jason & Kevin Ridinger, Amy (Ridinger) Vargas, Jim Rodgers, Albert Angell and Gary Guynn.  Honorary Pallbearer is Kristina Rodgers.  Memorials in Julia’s name may be sent to:  St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – 5918 Conover Rd., Taneytown, MD  21787.  Online condolences may be shared on

Diana Young
Apr 26th, 2013 12:29 pm
I am so sorry for your loss. I wish I had been able to come up more to visit. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Love to you all
Molly Musselman
Apr 25th, 2013 9:10 pm
Arthur an Family we are so very sorry for your loss.Our hearts are with you all.Molly Musselman and Family and Margaret Lookingbill♥
Leitha and Janet
Apr 25th, 2013 4:36 pm
Ellen and Tina & Families - you are in our thoughts and prayers.bba

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