August 26, 1918 - - January 14, 2018
Alma Susan Niswander Goetz, age 99, went to her heavenly home on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 10:48 p.m. at The Shook Home, where she had resided for the past five years. She was born near Greencastle on August 26, 1918, the youngest of seven children of the late Rev. Albert Martin Niswander and Alta Sheely. She was the last of her immediate family.
On September 15, 1946 she ...
December 14, 1949 - - January 14, 2018
Daryl Bowen, age 69, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away at home on Sunday, January 14, 2018. Born December 14, 1949, in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Charles and Janet Biesecker Bowen.
A 1968 graduate of Landsdown High School, Mr. Bowen went on to serve honorably in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Conflict. He later worked as a machine Mechanic at the former Mack Tru ...
November 13, 1953 - - January 13, 2018
Lucinda Garland, 64, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away Saturday morning, January 13, 2018 at her home. Born November 13, 1953 in Chambersburg, she was a daughter of the late Charles William Ulrich and Arlene Brookens Gelwicks. Lucinda was employed at the Staples Fulfillment Center in Chambersburg. She enjoyed reading. Her husband, David M. Garland, whom she married January 4 ...
August 06, 1936 - - January 13, 2018
Doris Jean “Dodie” Etter, 81, of Chambersburg, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born August 6, 1936, in Shippensburg, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Sarah Coy.
Doris was a graduate of Shippensburg High School. She was employed as a telephone operator for United Telephone and retired from that company. ...
December 16, 1910 - - January 13, 2018
Lillian S. Shively, age 107, died at Menno Haven, Scotland Avenue on Saturday, January 13, 2018. Born on December 16, 1910, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Issac Benjamin Shockey and Nannie Oglesbee Shockey. She was preceded in death by her husband, John S. Shively, and her brother, Dr. Donavan Isaac Benjamin Shockey, of Waynesboro, PA.
Lillian graduated fr ...
December 12, 1928 - - January 11, 2018
Florence M. (Sites) Burkholder, 89, of Fayetteville, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born December 12, 1928, in Culbertson, she was a daughter of the late Wilbur L. and Della Stewart Sites.
A 1947 graduate of the former Chambersburg High School, Florence worked at the former Kenny’s Scotland Road Market in her ...
October 19, 1939 - - January 11, 2018
Albert L. “Abe” Edwards, 78, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the Shook Home. Born October 19, 1939 in Holidaysburg, PA, he was a son of the late Samuel W. and Mary G. Tabor Edwards. Abe served with the US Army Reserve. He founded Abe’s Auto Service in Chambersburg in 1966 and continued as the owner and operator for many years. Abe was a ...
March 20, 1939 - - January 10, 2018
Florence A. Kessling, 78, of Chambersburg, passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at the Chambersburg Hospital. Born March 20, 1939, in Madera, PA, she was the daughter of the late John and Nancy Russin Raffin. Florence was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church in Chambersburg. A homemaker most of her life, she enjoyed gardening, cooking, decorating an ...
April 24, 1959 - - January 10, 2018
Timothy Michael Varner, 58, of Fayetteville, PA, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the Chambersburg Hospital. Born April 24, 1959 in Chambersburg, he was a son of the late Daniel B. and Rhoda Belle Knepper Varner. He was a graduate of the Chambersburg Area Senior High School. Tim recently retired from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania with over thirty years of servic ...
November 22, 1955 - - January 09, 2018
Janet Eckstine, 62, of Chambersburg, passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at her home. Born November 22, 1955, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late William E. and Sarah Jane Flasher College.
Janet was a 1975 graduate of CASHS. Early in her life she was employed at Frey’s Farm Dairy and Sunny Way Foods. She was most recently a Counter Supervisor at the Butche ...