Obituary for James A. "Jim" Stoner
James A. Stoner, 66, of Chambersburg, passed away on Monday, August 27, 2018 at his home. Born April 26, 1952 in Chambersburg, he was a son of the late Edgar Jay and Gladys Mae Flory Stoner.
Jim was employed as a toll collector with the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission for 32 years until his retirement. He was a member and Elder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Chambersburg 1st Ward. He loved bluegrass music and was a member of various bluegrass bands in the area. He also served with Scotland Youth League, as a Cub Scout Leader, and as a Franklin County Republican Committee Person, and Judge of Elections.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Penny W. Fields Stoner, whom he married on July 11, 1974; three children, Dustin James Stoner (wife Katherine) of Williamsport, Daniel James Stoner (wife Kayla) of Chambersburg, and Rebecca Akaka (husband Godfrey) of Honolulu, HI; three grandchildren, Nolan, Abram and Kalea; eleven brothers and sisters; and one half-sister.
A memorial service will be held at 6:00 PM on Friday, September 7, 2018 in the Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA. Bishop Dean Orr will officiate. Interment will be private.
Friday, September 7th, 2018 6:00pm
Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
333 Falling Spring Rd.
Just off I-81, exit 16, 1/4 East of I-81 on Rt. 30; turn on Falling Spring Rd.; funeral home is on the left after 1/4 Miles.