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“I'm very sorry for your loss. Tanya was a child hood friend remembered always fondly. She was a joy. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Pam Turner - Lancaster, PA

“Todd, my sister , Chris Krawczyk, and I were talking about Tanya today and how she always made our Mom happy , when she would bring your girls to...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Flounlacker - Naples, FL

“Dear Todd,You, your girls, and extended family remain in my thoughts and prayers. Tanya was a fine young woman who I enjoyed working with at Park...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Bonnie Swingler - Columbia, PA

“Todd, Anna and Maura, our thoughts are with you. We are so sorry for your loss and even know we never met Tanya, Im sure she will be missed every day...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Jeff Shumaker Family - Hurricane, WV

“Todd, you are interested arts and prayers! This is actually Chris, you have a chance can you please call me at 717-621-1807? We're here for you....... ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Chris and Amber McDonald - PA

“Always enjoyed her class in high school. Ms. Aston always was kind enough to offer advice when ever one needed it. She will be certainly missed by...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Joshua Booher - Myerstown, PA

“I can not imagine how devastated and lost you are in Tanya's passing. May God grant you the grace to get through each day, one step at a time ....Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Greer-Flounlacker - Naples, FL

“Todd--I am so sorry to hear of Tanya's passing. Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your girls. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Ilsa Powell Diller - Lancaster, PA

“HAVING PRAYED FOR TONIA FOR THE LAST FEW MONTHS, IT IS SO SAD TO SEE HER PASSING. AS I/WE ARE GOOD FRIENDS & BUSINESS ASSOCIATE OF TODD, YOU & YOUR...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: WALTER C & SHIRLEY M TALBOT - PA

“Todd, Anna and Maura, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Tanya. My heart aches for you and the girls. My thoughts and prayers will be with you....Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Wendy Sattazahn (Byers) - PA

“My condolences for your family, Mrs Aston was my teacher and with out her I wouldn't be where I am today she was a great person and had a kind heart...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Cheyanne Everhart - Columbia, PA

“My deepest sympathy to you Todd and your girls. Tanya was an amazing woman and will be greatly missed. Know that you are in my prayers daily. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Wendy Calvert - Mountville, PA


Tanya J. Aston, 46, of Manor Township passed away on Saturday morning, March 17, 2018 with her husband Todd by her side. Tanya was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer one year prior to her passing. Born on September 19, 1971 in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Pelsinski and Cheryl Kauffman Kieffer. She was the wife of Todd M. Aston with who she married on July 14, 2001.
Tanya graduated with her teachers degree from Millersville University in 1998. She had worked as a teacher for the Columbia School District in Special Education up until her illness. She loved the beach. She enjoyed the challenge of doing DIY home decorating/improvements.
Tanya loved her daughters, Anna and Maura and enjoyed spending quality time with them. She enjoyed the company of her dogs, Rose and Buster.
In addition to her husband Todd, Tanya will be missed by her daughters, Anna Lynn and Maura Sophia Aston, both at home; step father, H. Ronald Kieffer of Lancaster; brothers, Steven, husband of Colleen Pelsinski of Washington Boro and Leonard, husband of Tammy Pelsinski of Lancaster.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend Tanya's Funeral Services on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 11:30 AM from the Church Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1136 Sunwood Ln, Lancaster with Bishop Topper Bushey officiating. Friends will be received at the church following the service. Interment will be held in Millersville Mennonite Cemetery.