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Ezra Zimmerman
Horst

May 16, 1936 – May 9, 2018

Ezra Horst
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Obituary for Ezra Zimmerman Horst

Ezra Z. Horst, 81, of Quarryville, died at home on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
He was married 58 years to Alma O. Sensenig Horst. Born in Ephrata, he was the son of the late Edwin H. and Catherine B. Zimmerman Horst.
Ezra was a farmer and a member of the Fairmount Mennonite Church in Quarryville.
Surviving besides his wife are six sons, Marvin husband of Carolyn Zimmerman Horst of McAlisterville, Vernon husband of Sharon Brubaker Horst of Rising Sun, MD, Ezra, Jr. husband of Janice Hoover Horst of Quarryville, Kevin husband of Kimberly Johns Horst of Princess Anne, MD, Wilmer husband of Kathy Martin Horst of Mt. Pleasant Mills, and Galen husband of Crystal Brubaker Horst of North East, MD; five daughters, Catherine wife of Milton Good of Newmanstown, Dorothy wife of Ralph Martin of Elizabethtown, Sharon wife of Nelson Reiff of Ephrata, Nancy wife of E. Paul Weaver IV of Denver, and Rosene wife of Wilmer Martin of Lititz; a daughter in law, Susan Zimmerman Horst of Rising Sun, MD; 50 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren; two brothers, Melvin Z. husband of Arlene Horst of Cochranville, and Paul Z. husband of Margee Horst of Lititz; and two sister in laws, Arlene Horst of Ephrata, and Elizabeth Horst of Carlisle. He was preceded in death by a son, Leonard S. Horst, and by two brothers, Noah Horst and Edwin Horst.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, May 14, at 9:30 A.M. at the Fairmount Mennonite Church, 520 Little Britain Road, Quarryville, PA with Bishop Curvin Zimmerman, Delmar Nolt, Clair Hurst and Paul Newswanger officiating. Interment in the adjoining church cemetery. A viewing will be held on Sunday, May 13, from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. and 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. in the Farm Crest Chapel at Fairmount Homes, 333 Wheatridge Drive, Ephrata, PA.

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First Visitation

When Sunday, May 13th, 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Fairmount Homes Farm Crest Chapel
Address
1100 Farm Crest Dr.
Ephrata, PA, PA

Second Visitation

When Sunday, May 13th, 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location
Fairmount Homes Farm Crest Chapel
Address
1100 Farm Crest Dr.
Ephrata, PA, PA

Service Information

When
Monday, May 14th, 2018 9:30am
Officiating
Bishop Curvin Z. Zimmerman
Co-Celebrant
Delmar Nolt
Co-Celebrant
Clair L. Hurst
Location
Fairmount Mennonite Church
Address
520 N. Little Britain Rd.
Quarryville, PA

Interment Information

Location
Fairmount Mennonite Cemetery
Address
520 N. Little Britain Rd.
Quarryville, PA