Ronald L. Stum Obituary

Ronald L. Stum, Sr., 79, of Dillsburg, passed away Monday, July 2, 2018.
He was born March 11, 1939, in Carlisle, PA the son of the late John W. and Loretta (Grimes) Stum.
Ronald is survived by daughter, Rhonda L. Stum of Erie, CO; son, Ronald L. Stum, Jr. of Eustis , FL; brother, Allan Stum of Dillsburg; sister, Darlene Spring of Dillsburg; two grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Ronald served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retired from the Air National Guard serving in Unit 193 Special Operations Group, Harrisburg. He was a member of the South Mountain V.F.W. Post #6771, Dillsburg and the Dillsburg American Legion Post #26.
Memorial services will be held Monday, July 23, 2018, at 12:00 pm in the Cocklin Funeral Home, Inc., 30 N. Chestnut St., Dillsburg. A visitation will be held one half hour prior to the service. Burial with full military honors will be held at 2:00 pm in the Ft. Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. A reception will follow the burial starting at 5:00 pm in the South Mountain V.F.W. Post #6771, 22 Franklin St., Dillsburg, PA.
In lieu of flowers,memorial contributions may be made to the PA Wounded Warriors, Inc., 1117 Country Club Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011. (
An online guestbook can be signed at

Published on and in The Patriot-News on July 15, 2018

Philip Heine

Phil Heine passed away Monday, June 25, 2018.  He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Ilse, a son, David and wife Rebecca (Kleinfelter) of Palmyra and a daughter Lisa Landsberg and husband Rodney of Atlanta, granddaughters Alexis and Alexandra Heine and Jessica and Megan Landsberg.  Also surviving is a sister, Sharon Breen of Lansdale.  He was predeceased by his parents Howard and Helen (Smaglinski).

Phil was a member of the 193rd for 40 years and retired in 2009 having worked in Aircraft Maintenance, Secure Comm/Video shop.

There will be a Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 AM Friday, June 29, 2018 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 245 West Pine Street, Palmyra, PA with a celebration of life following.  Interment, with military honors, will be held 2:30 PM Friday at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

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Jim Zambo passed away

 It is with great sadness that I relay this message to you…

Phyllis Zambo called me this evening and said that Jim passed away suddenly on Sunday morning, July 2, 2017.  Jim was 75.  Jim successfully battled pancreatic cancer a dozen years ago.  According to Phyllis he had recently suffered lung cancer and even had one lung removed.  The reports were looking good until recently and then they discovered the cancer had spread to his other remaining lung.  Phyllis said that the funeral home responsible for his services is the Beach Funeral Home.

Jim will be burred at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery located in their area.  Phyllis’s phone number is: (321) 723-3020

Their mailing address is:

The Zambos

1985 Canterbury Drive

Indialantic, FL 32903-4028

Additional details are unknown at this time but will be available soon at the Beach Funeral home’s web site.  Please pass this to any of Jim’s friends and fellow 193SOW personnel.

Sent by Bill Schaetzle

MSgt (retired) John “Jack” Schmidt

Announcing the passing of Master Sgt (retired) John “Jack” Schmidt. Jack retired from the 193rd in 2000, he was a Graphic Artist in the Audio-Visual section. For those that remember going through the lines during our exercises and training Jack was one of the guys who made all the signs, charts and graphs. He helped make the overhead slides we used to track all the numbers and also helped with the layout of the Scope in the old days before computers.

Retired Major Roy Monty Cary full obituary

Retired Major Roy Monty Cary, Jr., 71 of Grand Island, previously of Las Vegas, NV and Hershey, PA, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 25, 2016 in Grand Island. A Celebration Of Life service will be 11:00 AM, Saturday, January 28th at Livingston-Sondermann Funeral Home Chapel, 601 N. Webb Rd, Grand Island, NE 68803, with
Born in Montgomery W.V. May 25, 1945 to Roy M. and Elizabeth Cary, he graduated from Gauley Bridge High School in 1964. Drafted during Vietnam, he spent 4 years in the Air Force in Albuquerque N.M., came home and attended Alderson Broaddus University in Philippi, W.V. where he graduated in 1975.
He married Kathryn (Erskine) Cary of South Charleston, W.V. on April 25, 1975 in Clarksburg, W.V. reenlisting in the military, he joined the 193rd Special Operations out of Middletown, Pennsylvania where he continued his education at Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey Pennsylvania. He would go on to be an active member of the Air Force tactical medical/surgical group. Retiring in 1994 Monty began working for the Federal Government in Las Vegas, NV for the next 10 years.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Kathy, of Grand Island, NE, daughter, Jennifer (Matthew) Turek and grandchildren, Katelyn and Stetson, of Wood River, NE, brother, James (Betty) Cary of West Memphis, Arkansas.
If you would like to make a monetary donation in memory of Monty please send to The American Cancer Society .

Published on and in The Patriot-News on Jan. 22, 2017