Hubert R. Ferguson, 83, formerly of Lake Heritage, died on Sunday afternoon, September 25, 2022, at UPMC Memorial Hospital in York. He was the husband of the late Carolyn S. (Nohe) Ferguson to whom he was married for 60 years.
A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held at the family’s convenience with military honors provided by the York County Veterans Honor Guard.
Mr. Ferguson was born in Wilber, McElroy County, West Virginia on November 25, 1938. He was the son of the late Eugene H. and the late Susie May (Dickey) Ferguson.
He served in the United States Navy for 24 years, retiring in 1980 as Chief Petty Officer. As a member of the Naval Academy Band, he served as trumpeter, drum major, assistant bandleader, first chief petty officer, chief of supply, personnel officer, and division officer. After retiring from the Navy, he earned an associate’s degree from Anne Arundel Community College and worked as a financial advisor and insurance agent at The Prudential Life Insurance Co.
He was a member of the Fleet Reserve Association and had attended the Gettysburg Presbyterian Church.
Mr. Ferguson is survived by his daughter, Shari L. Burrier and her husband Eric of Lewisberry; three grandchildren, Joshua Burrier, Holly Ferguson and Alex Ferguson; and nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by his son, Gregg Ferguson; his older brother, Norman Ferguson, and his twin brother, Herbert Ferguson.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516, or online at https://support.woundedwarriorproject.orgor disabled U.S. veterans https://secure.dav.org.
Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory, York is making arrangements.