Fred M. Ensor


Fred M. Ensor (January 3, 1942 ~ October 12, 2020)

Fred M. Ensor, 78, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family, Monday, October 12, 2020. He was the husband of Lorraine L. (Harman) Ensor, his wife of 60 years.

Fred was born January 3, 1942 in Hampton, the son of the late Earl Ervin and Kathryn (Reever) Hoover.

Fred was a graduate of York Springs High school, class of 1960. Fred work for Caterpillar for over 30 years as a pipefitter until his retirement. Fred was a Reading Twp. Supervisor for over 12 years as assistant Fire Chief and Life time member of Hampton Fire Dept. Fred was an avid hunter, fisherman, and gardener.

In addition to his wife, Lorraine, Fred is survived by a step-mother, Audrey A. Ensor of New Oxford, two daughters, Roxanne L. Bream and her husband Scott of Hanover, and Rhonda L. Schmelyun and her husband Rick of New Oxford, two sons, Greg M. Ensor and his wife Melissa of New Oxford, and Shannon W. Ensor, of New Oxford, 12 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, three half sisters, Doris Cole of Biglerville, Gail Ensor of Daytona, FL, and Lorraine Ruhlman of York Springs, three half brothers, William and Paul Ensor of New Oxford, and John Ensor of Fayetteville. He was predeceased by an infant son, Craig A. Ensor, two brothers, Earl E. Ensor, Jr. and Edward E Ensor, two sisters, Nancy L. Scott and Rosalie A. Davis.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 17, 2020 at 11 AM from St. John’s Lutheran Church, 5450 Carlisle Pike, New Oxford, with Pastor Tim Brown officiating. Burial will follow at the Hampton Union Cemetery. There will be a visitation at the church on Saturday from 10 AM until the time of the service. Serving as pallbearers will be, Ryan Bream, Layke Ensor, Rickey Schmelyun, Derek Schmelyun, Carlos Rivera, and Brantly Ensor. Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice and Community Care, 235 Saint Charles Way, Suite 250, York, PA, 17402. Feiser Funeral Home, Inc, 302 Lincolnway West, New Oxford, is in charge of the arrangements. Memories may be shared at

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