LANCASTER – A former Lancaster County funeral director has been sentenced to prison in a case involving the mishandling of bodies and falsifying records. Lancaster County Judge Dennis Reinaker sentenced Andrew Scheid to three to 12 months in prison, nine months of house arrest, and five years of probation. Scheid pleaded no contest to several counts of abuse of a corpse and tampering with public records. He is also accused of falsifying death records. Scheid had funeral homes in Manor Township and in Lancaster City.

ANDREW SCHEID