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Carol L. Ginther | 67

June 4, 1954 - December 26, 2021

Carol L. Ginther, 67, of 327 Main Street, Kersey, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021, at her residence, after a brief illness.

She was born June 4, 1954, in St. Marys, daughter of the late Richard and Lorenza Hoak Lecker.  Carol was a lifelong resident of the area and was a graduate of St. Marys Area High School, Class of 1972.

On July 14, 1973, in the Queen of the World Church, Carol married Donald C. Ginther, who survives.  They shared 48 years of marriage together.

She is also survived by two daughters: Dawn Erich (Christopher) of Ridgway and Julie Lundy (Casey) of North Carolina; two sons: Russ Ginther (Lupita) of Arizona and Neil Ginther (Caryn) of Wilcox; 12 grandchildren: Jared, Amber, Maxwell, Austin, Lindsey, Ian, Paige, Tyson, Mia, Gabriella, Ava, and Hoak; four sisters: Anita Belleau of St. Marys, Martha Lecker of St. Marys, Nancy Neal of North Carolina, and Mary Lou Lecker of Glen Campbell, PA; and by two brothers: Richard Lecker (Sutton) of Johnsonburg and Herbert Lecker of Johnsonburg.

In addition to her parents, Carol was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Paul Belleau.

Carol was a member of the St. Boniface Church and was a devout Catholic.  She was a role model of kindness.  She enjoyed traveling the country with her husband.  She lived for her family, friends, and faith.  She will be greatly missed.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the St. Boniface Church on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at 10:00 AM, with the Rev. Ross Miceli, Pastor, officiating.  Burial will be in the St. Boniface Cemetery.

Visitation is at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, from 4:00 until 7:00 PM.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to Penn Highlands Community Nurses Memorial Fund, 757 Johnsonburg Road, Suite 200, St. Marys, PA 15857 or to the Fox Township Ambulance Association, 432 Main Street, Kersey, PA 15846.




December 29, 2021
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home

Funeral Service

December 30, 2021
10:00 AM
St. Boniface Church

Final Resting Place

St. Boniface Cemetery

Tribute Wall


  1. Heaven has gained another angel! Donny and family, I’m so sorry for your loss.

  2. We’re so sad to hear of cousin Carol’s passing. She was one in a million, with a smile that would light up any room she entered. We’re sending our condolences with love to the Ginther and Lecker family; Wife, mother, sister, grandmother… she loved you all so dearly. Rest in peace, Carol.

  3. Donnie and family, we would like to offer our condolences. We were so sad to hear Of your loss. Carol Was always such a sweet person.

  4. Deepest sympathy to Carol’s entire family.
    God bless you all. May she rest in God’s Peace.

  5. I am saddened to hear of Carol’s passing. She was a kind and gracious woman. You have always been a part of our family in spirit. She will be welcomed in heaven by many who loved her. I’m sorry I cannot be there but am in Utah with family.
    “Well done good and faithful servant”.

  6. To a much loved mom by someone who wasn’t even her daughter. Thank you for being there all my life.

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