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Stephen William Ortiga

August 22, 1951 February 17, 2017
Stephen William Ortiga
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Obituary for Stephen William Ortiga
Stephen William Ortiga, Sr. 65, Main Street, York Springs, PA died Friday, February 17, 2017 after a 16 year battle with cancer, at the York Hospital.

He was born August 22, 1951 in Media, PA. Following high school, Steve was employed at the Elwyn Institute in Media, a facility that deals with special needs children. He then moved to Chambersburg, PA to become the DJ at WIKZ. Again returning to his work with special needs children, he took a position with Occupational Services in Chambersburg. Since 2011 following his love of music, Steve has been the keyboardist at the Gettysburg Baptist Church. He also enjoyed reading and following the Philadelphia Eagles.

Mr. Ortiga is survived by his wife of 22 years, Karen (West) Ortiga, his mother, Lily O. Scott of Baltimore, MD, two sons; Stephen W. Ortiga, Jr. and his wife Angie, Shawn Kriner and his wife Kim, a daughter, Sonay Scott and her husband Steve, two step-children; Daniel Warren, Emily Burns and her husband Barry. As well as 13 grandkids and 4 great grandkids.

A Memorial Service will be held Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Noon at Gettysburg Baptist Church with his pastor Rev. William Mummert officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials can be mad to Gettysburg Baptist Church, 95 Fairview Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325. Online obituary and condolences available at
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95 Fairview Rd.
Gettysburg, PA 17325

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95 Fairview Rd. Gettysburg 17325 PA
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