Jean E. Throne, age 91, of Springettsbury Township, York, died at 10:05 PM Saturday,
July 18, 2020 at ManorCare Health Services – Kingston Court. She was the wife of the
late George W. Throne, Jr.
Born December 7, 1928 in Hanover, she was a daughter of the late Jess V. and Evelyn E.
(Beck) Emig. She had retired from Colony Park Bowling Lanes and was a member of
York Adams County Bowling Hall of Fame, Messiah United Methodist Church, and had
participated in the Senior Olympics.
Mrs. Throne is survived by two daughters, Carolyn L. Tassia, and her husband John, of
York, and Diane E. Ranieri, and her husband David, of York; a son, Jeffrey S. Throne,
and his wife Pam, of Dover; nine grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren. She was
also preceded in death by three sisters; and a brother.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 AM Thursday, July 23, 2020 at The Semmel
Chapel of Workinger Semmel Funeral Homes and Cremation, 849 East Market Street,
York, with her Pastor, Pastor Randall Zeiler, officiating. Viewing will be 9:30-10:30 AM.
Burial will be in Mount Rose Cemetery.
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