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Mr. Josef Engelstatter

Mr. Josef Karl Engelstatter, 84, of Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, died Thursday, Dec. 21, at Gettysburg, Pa., Hospital. 

He is survived by his wife, Edith Aschenberger Engelstatter. Born July 11, 1916, in Raischdorf, Austria, he was a son of the late Albin and Rosa Engelstatter. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Emmitsburg. 

He was retired from the kitchen at St. Joseph’s Provincial House, Emmitsburg.In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Dr. Gerolf Engestatter of Jacksonville, N.C., and Harold Engelstatterr of Carroll Valley, Pa.; five grandchildren, Mary Engelstatter, Markus Engelstatter, Erik Engelstatter, Kristofer Engestatter and Andrea Engelstatter; and two brothers and one sister in Germany.

He was preceded in death by two children, Karin Engelstatter and Josef Engelstatter. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m., Saturday,Dec. 23, at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, with his pastor the Rev. James 0. Kiernan, as celebrant. Interment will be in New St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Emmitsburg. 

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