Jean Wilson

Jean Wilson

Wednesday, March 10th, 1926 - Friday, February 8th, 2019

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Obituary for Jean M. Wilson (Myers)

Jean M. Wilson, 92, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away peacefully Friday morning, February 8, 2019 at SpiriTrust Lutheran, The Village at Utz Terrace in Hanover where she had resided since September. Born March 10, 1926 in Chambersburg, she was a daughter of the late Aaron and Laura E. Bender Myers. She had been employed at the former United Telephone Company in Chambersburg and later at the former Cherry Lane Dairy. She went on to work for a number of years at the former Stanley Company and was last employed at the Handy Market in St. Thomas. She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Chambersburg. Mrs. Wilson enjoyed traveling; loved going to the beach; and spending time with her family. Her favorite place was the family cabin in Potter County, PA. Her husband, Kenneth Y. Wilson, whom she married June 26, 1948, preceded her in death on October 7, 2000.

She is survived by her daughters, Tamara Massingale, Robin Kovach (Mark), and KennaDee Swan (John), all of Chambersburg; four grandchildren, Angelic Cunningham (Jason), Nicole Kovach, Ty Woods (Charlene), and Amber Pereschuk (Chris); seven great-grandchildren, Braylon Cunningham, Isaac Woods, Gunnar Hughes, Ashlyn Cunningham, Brecken Hughes, Hayden Pereschuk, and Atlea Pereschuk; and her brother, Dr. J. Fred Myers of Chambersburg. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Dr. Richard Myers and Barry Myers; her sister, Dorine Devore; and her son-in-law, Thomas Massingale.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, February 14, 2019 in the Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA. The Rev. Dr. Aaron Smith will officiate. Interment will follow at Parklawns Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from Noon until services begin at 1:00 PM Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to the Dementia Society of American, PO Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
    Thursday, February 14th, 2019
    12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Service

    Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Road
    Thursday, February 14th, 2019
  • Interment

    Parklawns Memorial Gardens
    3218 Philadelphia Ave.
    Chambersburg, PA

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Trudy Fisher Moore

Robin, Kenna Dee, and Tammy - Heartfelt sympathies to you and your families. Lakeshore Drive was the best place to grow up and I consider myself lucky to have fond memories of those days which included your Mom. I thought the world of "Mr. & Mrs. Wilson" - may they both rest in peace. --Trudy Fisher Moore
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Angelic and Family, We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your grandmother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
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May you have joy in the memories of your loved one. The Bible gives real hope of being reunited again with your loved one. (John 5:28, 29) It promises that your loved one will soon come back to life in the resurrection to a beautiful, peaceful paradise on the earth. (Acts 24:15) Sincerely, S. Ellis
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