Howard A Buffenmeyer

February 18, 1938September 22, 2013

On Sunday September 22, 2013 Howard A. Buffenmeyer, husband of the late Kay V. Wiest Buffenmeyer died peacefully at the Masonic Village in Elizabethtown, PA.

Howard (Buffy) was a long time resident of Schaefferstown, PA. He and wife Kay loved being a part of the Schaefferstown community. Howard was a member of St. Paul's U.C.C. Church in Schaefferstown. He was a Mason with the Williamson Lodge in Womelsdorf, PA, and served in the U.S. Army stationed in Alaska during peacetime between the Korean and Vietnam wars. Howard worked as a restaurant equipment salesperson for many years and retired from the PA Turnpike Commission. He was a dedicated and loving husband, father, and grandfather! Howard enjoyed gardening, antiquing/sales & auctions, hunting with friends at the Lebanon Valley deer camp near Huntingdon, PA, and sharing wonderful beach vacations with his family and friends.

Howard is survived by daughter Amy Weik ; son Adam, husband of Allyson (Hoffman); grandchildren Olivia, Tanner, and Addison; brother Monroe; sisters Margaret, wife of Carl Wenger; Christine Dull; Lois, wife of Mark (Skip) Heisey ; and many nieces, nephews, and sister in laws. He was preceded in death by loving wife Kay; son in law Dale H. Weik, Jr.; parents Monroe and Ellen (Steffy); sisters, Verna and Alma; brothers, Richard and Harold; and several brother in laws.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 7:00 pm Friday September 27, 2013 at the Rohland Funeral Home, 508 Cumberland St., Lebanon, PA. Visitation will be from 6:00 - 7:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Howard's memory to: The Masonic Village ℅ Office of Gift Planning - the Arlene Hughes Fund 1 Masonic Drive Elizabethtown, PA 17022


  • Visitation Friday, September 27, 2013
  • Celebration of HIs Life Friday, September 27, 2013

Howard A Buffenmeyer

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Hugo and Marieke van der Goes

September 25, 2013

Amy and family. We are so sorry to hear about your loss.
Our thoughts are with you always and we are here to support you anytime. Thinking of you.

Jessica Warner

September 25, 2013

I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. My heart goes out to the entire family.

September 25, 2013

Such loving memories come to my mind as well as those of my 5 children. God bless.