Morris “Boone” D. Plantz, 85, of Enola passed away peacefully on January 23, 2016 at Brookdale Grandon Farms.
Born in Enola, he was the son to the late Morris Edgar and Viola (Strasbaugh) Plantz.
He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Korean War, and was a retired model maker for AMP.
Morris was a member of Enola Emmanuel United Methodist Church and a lifetime member of the American Legion. He was a member of the East Pennsboro Alumni, Enola Sportsman’s Club and formed the first girls’ softball for EPYAL. He also served the township by playing Santa Claus for many years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan E. (Welsh) Plantz.
Surviving are his children, Kevin Plantz and Melissa Plantz, two step-children, Russell Bennett and Bret Bennett, 3 brothers, Gale Plantz, George Plantz, and Donald Plantz, and 4 grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Friday, March 4, 2016 from 9AM-10AM at Enola Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Enola.
Services will begin on Friday at 10AM.
Burial with full military honors will be on Friday at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the American Heart Association. https://donatenow.heart.org/
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Plantz family.