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  Born: March 13, 1936
  Place of Birth: East Berlin, PA
  Death: January 5, 2014
  Place of Death: Hanover, PA

Richard B. Hamme
March 13, 1936 - January 5, 2014
Richard B. Hamme, 77, husband of Diana M. Korman Hamme of Abbottstown, entered into God’s eternal care on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at Hanover Hospital.

Born in East Berlin, he was a son of the late Henry Alva and Eda Julia Shue Hamme. He was also preceded in death by his grandson, Nicholas Fritz and his brothers, Russell, David and Dwain Hamme and Sterling Bixler.

Richard worked for Kennie’s Market as a meat cutter. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed fishing, bird watching and working in his garden. He was always a “happy go lucky” kind of guy, who loved life in general.

Surviving in addition to his loving wife of 33 years, is his daughters, Debra Hubbard and Wendi Blevins, both of Finksburg, MD; sons, John Reall, of Glyndon, MD, and Herbert Reall, Jr., of Butler, TN; 11 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brothers, Franklin Hamme, of Petersburg, WV, and Henry A. Hamme, III, of Hanover.

Services will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made in Richard’s memory to American SIDS Institute; 528 Raven Way; Naples, Florida 34110 or American Cancer Society; 924 North Colonial Avenue, York, PA 17403.

Arrangements are under the care of Panebaker Funeral Home, Inc., Hanover

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