son Marc A. Wortel, 24, of Lancaster, died unexpectedly at home on March 28,
2015. He was the son of Antoni Michel Wortel and Lorin Schaich Wortel, twin
brother to Miranda L. Wortel, and grandson of Dolores Y. Schaich and Jacoba
Elizabeth Fennigje Wortel-Tol.
Preceding him in death were his grandfathers William A. Schaich and Antonius
Marc attended Locust Grove Mennonite School and was a graduate of Conestoga
Valley High School, 2009. He graduated with a B.S. degree in Chemistry
from the University of Pittsburgh, 2013, graduating with honors. He
worked as a Medical Abstractor for the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
and most recently as a Certified Weigh Master and Laboratory Technician for the
Dairy Farmers of America.
He was the #2 Player on the Tennis Team during high school and continued to
play during his time at the University. He worked for the University as a
Laboratory Assistant for his final two years at school.
Friends and relatives are respectfully invited to attend Marc's Viewing at
Salem Evangelical Reformed Church, Hellers, 2555 Horseshoe Road, Lancaster, PA
17601, on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. followed by his
funeral service at 3:00 p.m. Interment:
the adjoining cemetery.
We encourage flowers be sent to Salem Evangelical Church for the service to
mourn the loss of this promising young life. He will be missed by all who knew
and loved him.