Deborah Lynn Sprunger

Paid Obituary

April 13, 2022 | People | Volume 26 Issue 8
Deborah Lynn Sprunger (1950-2022)

Deborah Lynn Sprunger, 71, of Lancaster, Pa., passed away on March 27, 2022, at Lancaster General Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Deborah was the loving wife of Rev. JW Sprunger.

She was born in Presque Isle, Maine, on April 17, 1950, to Clayton and Lynette Coffin.

Deborah and JW attended Scottdale and Akron Mennonite Church for many years, and most recently Parkesburg Mennonite Church, where JW is pastor. Deborah was actively involved in the church, working on several committees, worship leading and music.

Deborah worked as a dental assistant, oral maxillofacial surgical assistant, administrative assistant at Lancaster Mennonite High School, and director of operations at Conestoga Valley Christian Community Services.

Deborah loved gardening, art, sewing, music, playing the piano, travelling, and laughing with friends and family.  Her biggest passion was helping others.

She is survived by her husband JW, children Nathan, Rachel, Matthew and daughter-in-law Amanda.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service at Akron Mennonite on May 14, 2022, at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to: Alpha-1 Foundation (

Deborah Lynn Sprunger (1950-2022)

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