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Dean Raifsnider, Berks sheriff's deputy, loses battle with cancer

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Feb 25 2014 02:52:00 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 25 2014 04:48:40 PM CST

A Berks County deputy sheriff has lost his lengthy battle with cancer.

LAURELDALE, Pa. -

A Berks County deputy sheriff has lost his lengthy battle with cancer.

Dean Raifsnider died Tuesday at his home in Laureldale.

Raifsnider, 56, joined the sheriff's office as a deputy in 2009.

Services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. in Calvary Lutheran Church, 1009 Elizabeth Ave., Laureldale. Raifsnider will be laid to rest March 8 in Forest Hills Memorial Park in Exeter Township.