The Rev. Paul L. Shumate

The Rev. Paul L. Shumate, of Elizabethtown, died on Friday, May 4, 2018. He served the below churches:

  • Goodwill
  • Philadelphia: Roxborough Emmanuel (closed)
  • Elizabethtown: St. Paul’s
  • Thorndale
  • Lampeter
  • Havertown: Ebenezer (closed)
  • Mount Joy: Chiques
Rev. Shumate’s Celebration of Life Service will be on Friday, May 11, at 10:30 AM at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 398 N. Locust Street, Elizabethtown, PA. Visitation with the family will be on Thursday, May 10, 6:00- 8:00 PM, at St. Paul’s.

Expressions of sympathy may be send to Mrs. Joan Louise Welk Shumate, his wife for nearly 50 years, at 58 Timber Villa, Elizabethtown, PA 17022-9220.

Rev. Shumate’s obituary can be found at