Mary Ella Musser

Mary Ella Musser, 78, of Ephrata, formerly of Lebanon, passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in the Hershey Medical Center. She was the wife of Rufus K. Musser with whom she was married to for 58 years. She was born in Hinkletown on March 8, 1939, a daughter of the late Elam N. and Ruth Anna Good Hoover. She was a member of the Mt. View Mennonite Church of the Weaverland Conference. Surviving in addition to her husband are sons, Rufus H. Musser and wife Jane High Musser of Milton, IA; Elvin Musser and wife Thelma Martin Musser of Seneca Falls, NY; James Musser and wife Lorraine Hoover Musser of Milton, IA; daughters, Eileen wife of Daniel Huber of Narvon; Anna Ruth wife of Kevin Huber of Lyons, NY; Mary wife of Daniel Martin of Ephrata; Martha Musser at home; 34 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; sister, Ruth Ann Weaver of East Earl; brother, Elam G. Hoover and wife Lynette Hoover of Reading. She was preceded in death by a twin sister, Marian; a daughter, Marian; one granddaughter and one great grandson. Funeral service will be held on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 9:30 AM in Fairview Mennonite Church, 111 Elco Drive, Myerstown. Interment will be made in the adjoining church cemetery. Viewing on Sunday from 2 PM to 4 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM at Fairview Mennonite Reception Center, 141 Jackson Road, Lebanon. PLEASE OMIT FLOWERS. Clauser Funeral Home, Inc. is handling her arrangements.


  • Viewing Sunday, March 4, 2018
  • Viewing Sunday, March 4, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, March 5, 2018

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