Vernon was born on August 1, 1926 and passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017. Vernon was a resident of Pennsylvania at the time of passing. He was 1944 graduate of Slatington High School. Graveside service will be Monday April 17th at 2:30pm In New Bethel Cemetery 135 New Bethel Church Road Kempton followed by a Memorial service at 3:30pm in Community Baptist Church 112 North Richmond Street. Fleetwood. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to The Pennsylvania German Society P. O. Box 118 Ephrata PA 17522.