Neill Funeral Home

3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg, PA


Lena M. Runk

October 16, 1921August 10, 2019

Lena Mary (Miceli) Runk passed away peacefully August 10. 2019 at ManorCare Health, Camp Hill, surrounded by her family. One of ten children, Lena was born to Frank and Irene (Acri) Miceli on October 16, 1921.

Lena was preceded in death and dearly loved for 68 years by her husband, Earl "Leo" Runk, Sr. August 8, 2010 and daughter, Lorraine Eileen Schell, August 13, 2018. Siblings who preceded her were: Marion Hosler; Nellie Oman; Emily Walker; and, Raymond Miceli. Surviving siblings are sisters: Dena Noggle (Mechanicsburg); and, Joan Vales (New Cumberland), and brothers: Edward; Frank, Jr. (both of Mechanicsburg); and, Ronald (Sandy) of Cottondale, AL.

She is survived by her daughters: Linda M. Haas (Louis) of Glen Burnie, MD; Lana R. Barnett (Tom) of Monroe, LA; and Lisa J. McGeary (Ron) of Mechanicsburg, and her sons: Earl Leo of the home; Lawrence W. (Deborah) of Etters; Lex A. (Kathy) of Oberlin Gardens; Lance G. (Janet) of Annville; and Leonard G. (Beth) of Duncannon. Lena is also survived by twenty loving grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.

The family is grateful to ManorCare for the excellent care provided to our dear Mother during her last seven years, and to the many friends who came to visit her. You have our eternal thanks for the angels on earth that you are.

Pallbearers are her five sons: Earl Leo, Larry, Lex, Lance and Lenny; and representatives of Lena’s four daughters: Andrew Haas, Tom Barnett, Ken Runk, and Ron McGeary.

A visitation will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, August 14, 2019 followed by the Funeral Service at 11:00 AM in the Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry St., Harrisburg, burial to follow in Resurrection Cemetery.


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Lena M. Runk

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