Yesterday’s York, Pa., Dispatch reports on the accidental death of Ben Lepore, an elder in the Grace Brethren Church, York, Pa. (Dustin Godshall, senior pastor). A portion of the story appears below. Click here to read the complete article. A Gofundme account has been set up to help his wife of 11 years, Stephanie, and their four children. Click here for more information.
Coroner: West York man dies after work fall
A York-area man died Tuesday after falling about 20 feet while working in a barn at Ben Franklin Park in West Manchester Township, according to the York County Coroner’s Office.
Benjamin Franklin Lepore, 41, of West York, died at WellSpan Hospital Tuesday, Feb. 4, from multiple blunt force injuries. Lepore, a manager at the RV park, fell after stepping on “unsecure flooring” in the barn, according to the report.
First responders were dispatched to the scene at 11:33 a.m. Tuesday for a reported heart attack. Lepore was pronounced dead at the hospital at 11:50 a.m. …
Lepore, a 1996 graduate of West York High School, was an active member of the York Grace Brethren Church. There, he was an elder and led the church’s Grace Kids program, according to his obituary.
He is survived by his wife, parents and four children.
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