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Marguerite G. Bare, 92, of Mechanicsburg, died Sunday, Sept. 21, 1997 in Country Meadows Retirement Home, Hampden Township.
Born Nov. 25, 1904 in New Castle, Del., she was the daughter of the late Harry M. And Margaret W. Grubb Bare.

She was retired from the First Bank and Trust of Mechanicsburg, and was also employed with Pennsylvania Power and Light Co. of Harrisburg.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Mechanicsburg, and its John E. Cline Sunday School Class, the Mechanicsburg Women's Club, a member and former board member of the Mechanicsburg Museum Association, a life member of Seidle Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, a member and former volunteer with Friends of Mechanicsburg Area Library, a volunteer for Mechanicsburg Meals on Wheels, and a member of the board of the Mechanicsburg Area Alumni Association and a recipient of its Loyalty Award.

She is survived by three nephews, Lloyd D. Coover, of Beaver Falls, David B. Coover and Martin L. Coover, both of Mechanicsburg.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in Myers Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg with the Rev. Donald J. Ciampa and the Rev. Wendell S. Junkin officiating.

Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mechanicsburg Area Public Library, 16 N. Walnut St., Mechanicsburg 17055 or to her church, 135 W. Simpson St., Mechanicsburg 17055.

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Services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. for Alfred E. Crider, 89, of Messiah Village and formerly of Elizabethtown, at Grantham Brethren in Christ Church.
He died Friday, Sept. 19, 1997 at the village.

Born in Abilene, Kan. to the late Harry S. and Anna Bert Crider, he was a retired radio engineer and the former owner and operator of Annville Frozen Food Service. He also was retired as a manager of the boys department of David Martin Clothing Store, Elizabethtown.

He is a member of Elizabethtown Brethren in Christ Church and attended the Grantham Brethren in Christ Church. He was a board member and former deacon with the Brethren in Christ Church, having served in Fairland, Pennsylvania, Upland, California, and Elizabethtown.

He was founder and board member for 35 years with the Kenbrook Bible Camp, Lebanon, was a former member of the North Annville School Board and a active volunteer at Messiah Village.

He was a graduate of the former Messiah Academy, Grantham.

He is survived by his wife Martha Wengert Crider; a son, Larry F., of San Francisco, Calif.; three daughters, Elaine K. Wengert of New Cumberland, Janet K. Abreu of Redondo Beach, Calif. and Gail L. Crider, of Pittsboro, N.C.; a brother, Charles Crider of East Petersburg; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Dr. Robert B. Ives and Rev. Eugene Wingert will officiate at Tuesday's services Burial will be in Grantham Memorial Park.

Friends may call Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church. Cocklin Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to Kenbrook Bible Camp, 501 Pine Meadow Drive, Lebanon 17046.

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Friends may call today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg, for Michael B. Karper, 41, of 2438 Lindsay Lot Road, Shippensburg.
He died Friday, Sept. 19, 1997 at his home. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Robert Myers officiating.

Born Jan. 29, 1956 in Chambersburg, he was a son of Ruth (Kann) and Luther Karper III, Shippensburg.

Prior to his illness he owned and operated Karper Brothers Custom Carpentry. He was a member of the Lone Star Hunting Club.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his wife, Cheryl L. Zanzini Karper; one daughter, Crystal D., Chambersburg; one stepson, Aron R. Shoap, Shippensburg; five brothers, Jamie L., Newburg; Steven D., Orrstown; Luther S., Matthew A., Timothy J. and seven sisters, Marcia L., Brenda K., April R. Rotz, Susan J. Ressler, Candace E. Warren, Lorrie A. Highlands, all of Shippensburg; Pati D. Knepper, Chambersburg; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a stepson, Keith A. Shoap.

Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg.

Memorial contributions can be made to Mike Karper Wild Turkey Habitat Fund, 35 Byers Road, Shippensburg 17257 or Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter, 2325 Country Road, Chambersburg 17201.

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Ruth Guldbrandsen McDonald, 59, of 100 Cherry Grove Road, Shippensburg, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 1997 in Hershey Medical Center.
Born Nov. 18, 1937 in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Walter M. and Frances W. Sivertsen Guldbrandsen.

She was retired from Shippensburg Area High School, where she had taught home economics. Earlier in her life, she taught home economics at Baden-Economy Junior High School, Beaver County.

A graduate of Perry High School, Pittsburgh and a 1959 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, she was a member of the Middle Spring Presbyterian Church, where she was a church elder, former Sunday school teacher, and a member of the Friends in Faith Inc. Bible study class.

Mrs. McDonald was a former home economist for Penn State Cooperative Extension in Franklin County, co-founder and co-chairman of Sisters In Strength, chairman of the Cumberland County Breast Cancer Team, and a trained volunteer in the American Cancer Society programs Special Touch and Reach for Recover.

She was a member of Soroptmist International of Chambersburg, Chambersburg Quilt Guild, Shippensburg Public Library board, American Association of University Women, and a 4-H leader.

She was involved with Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts in the Shippensburg area and was well known as a judge of handmade garments, food, and crafts at area fairs and 4-H roundups.

She is survived by her husband, Richard C. McDonald Jr.; a son, Andrew M. McDonald of Bethlehem; a daughter, Christine F. McDonald of Shippensburg; a brother, Grant C. Guldbrandsen of Lower Burrell; a sister, Frances G. Fichetola of Hammomton, N.J.; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in Middle Spring Presbyterian Church with the Rev. James R. Richwine officiating. Friends may call at the church following services on Saturday.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg, is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to Sisters in Strength, Shippensburg Area Breast Cancer Educational and Support Group, c/o Middle Spring Presbyterian Church, 125 Middle Spring Road, Shippensburg 17257 or to a favorite charity.

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Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. for James W. "Wayne" Mahon, 85, of 1150 Westgate Drive, Mechanicsburg, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Inc., 112 W. King St., Shippensburg.
He died Saturday, Sept. 20, 1997 in Manor Care Health Services, Chambersburg.

Born Feb. 24, 1912 in Greene Township, Franklin County, he was the son of the late James A. and Margaret Lockbaum Mahon.

He retired in 1977 from the National Automatic Sprinkler Industry. He was a member of the Sprinkler Fitters Union Local 669.

He was a life member of the Chambersburg Club, a member of Oscar M. Hykes American Legion Post 223, Shippensburg; Wesley Yeager American Legion Post 606, Fort Loudon; and was a former member of the Chambersburg Country Club, where he won the club championship in 1963.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth E. Heckman Mahon; a son, Robert E. Shank of Lurgan; two daughters, Sharon E. Sanderford of Fayetteville and Sandra L. Cummings of Annandale, Va.; a half-sister, Ora Largent of Marion; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, two sisters and a half-brother.

The Rev. Patrick B. Jones will officiate at Wednesday's services. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Greene Township. Friends may call at the funeral home from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association, 225 E. King St., Chambersburg 17201.

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Donald Leroy Martin, 74, of Quarterstaff Road, Winston-Salem, N.C., died Saturday, Sept. 20, 1997 at his home.
He was born April 16, 1923 in Carlisle to the late Charles Donovan and Mary Lupp Martin.

A graduate of Philadelphia University of the Arts, he served in the U.S. Army during World War II under Gen. Douglas McArthur's Headquarters. He retired from AT&T in 1984 after 31 years of service and was a member of Friedland Moravian Church.

Surviving is his wife, Nova Smith Martin; a daughter, Marilyn Hester of Kernersville; two sons, Gary D. Martin of Jacksonville Beach, Fla., Stephen C. Martin of Germanton; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Harry S. Martin.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. at Hayworth-Miller Silas Creek Chapel with the Rev. Steve Craver officiating. Entombment will follow in the funeral home.

Friends will be received today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials can be made to the Comprehensive Cancer Center at Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27101-3619 or to Friedland Moravian Church, 2750 Friedland Church Road, Winston-Salem, N.C. 27107.

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Cody Eugene Culbertson High, infant son of Shaun E. High and Kristine M. Culbertson of 7764 Nyesville Road, Chambersburg, died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 1997 in Hershey Medical Center, where he had been a patient since birth.
He was born March 15, 1997 in Carlisle.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by maternal grandparents, Larry E. and Mary Jane Culberston of Chambersburg; paternal grandparents, Deborah Robinson, of Chambersburg and Dennis High, of Shippensburg; maternal great-grandparents Lester and Helen Shatzer of St. Thomas, Pa., paternal great-grandparents Kenneth and Carolyn Stouffer of Chambersburg; paternal great-great-grandmother Mary High of Chambersburg; and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services were held Sept. 20 in the chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg. The Rev. Robert P. Conway officiated. Interment was in Parklawns Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of University Hospital, Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, Hershey 17033.

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Memorial services for George Hutt, 85, of 53 Ridge Lane, Newville, will be held in Swaim Health Center, Newville, on a date to be announced.
He died Sunday, Sept. 21, 1997 at the health center.

Born Oct. 25, 1911 in Estonia to the late Julius and Minna Lilouer Hutt, he came to the United States in 1948 and became a citizen five years later. He was self-employed as a mink farmer for 20 years.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Liidia A. Hutt, and a sister, Leonora Rinker of Estonia.

Funeral arrangements are through Cremation Society of Harrisburg.

Memorial contributions can be made to Green Ridge Village Chapel in the Woods Fund, 210 Big Spring Road, Newville 17241.

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Josephine Anderson Reeves, 82, a resident of Chapel Pointe, Carlisle and formerly of High Point, N.C., died Monday, Sept. 22, 1997 at the nursing home.
Born Feb. 17, 1915 in Scotland, she was the daughter of the late George P. and Janet S. McNeil Anderson and the widow of William Reeves.

She was a member of the Christian and Missionary Church, High Point, N.C. There are no immediate survivors.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel at Chapel Pointe, Carlisle, 770 S. Hanover St., with the Rev. Sidney O. Harris officiating. Burial will be in Kutz's Cemetery, Middlesex Township.

Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the chapel.

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John J. Updegrove, 73, of Leigh Acres, Fla., died Friday, Sept. 19, 1997.
He was retired from Mechanicsburg Naval Depot and Derbyshire Machine and Tool Co., Philadelphia.

He was a life member of the VFW, a member of the Elks, and a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Jean Updegrove; three sons, John of Key West, Fla., Michael of Rhome, Texas, and Patrick of Hamilton Square, N.J.; two stepdaughters, Pamela Laudermilch of Enola and Beverly Cordier of Boiling Springs; a stepson, James Foote of Tom Ball, Texas; a sister, Mrs. Harry DeFrank of Camp Hill; 14 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Services were held at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Leigh Acres, Fla.

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Memorial services for Nona C. Westerhoff, 85, of 42 Strawberry St., Carlisle, will be held Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in Second Presbyterian Church, 528 Garland Drive, Carlisle.
She died Sunday, Sept. 21, 1997 in Carlisle Hospital.

Born Dec. 4, 1911 in Patterson, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Clara Bitterlin Walsh and the widow of John H. Westerhoff Jr.

She was a graduate of Barnert's Nursing School, Patterson, N.J. and was employed as a registered nurse with Carlisle Hospital and Dickinson College Health Center.

She was a member of Second Presbyterian Church, Carlisle, Barnert Nurses Alumni, Carlisle Nurses Club, AARP of Carlisle, Dickinson College Retirees Club, Mary Dickinson Club and Carlisle Hospital Auxiliary.

Surviving are two sons, the Rev. Dr. John H. III of Atlanta, Ga. and Jeffrey B. of Woodbridge, Va.; and five grandchildren.

The Rev. Barton Leach and John L. Larson will officiate at Thursday's services. Private burial will be at Westminster Memorial Gardens. There will be no viewing or visitation.

Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to her church.

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Funeral services for Donald Bernard Wilson, 72, of Blain RR 1, will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in Three Springs Church of the Brethren, Blain.
He died Sunday, Sept. 21, 1997 at home.

Born May 31, 1925 in Blain to the late J. Milton and Grace E. Welcomer Wilson, he was a retired rural mail carrier for the Blain Post Office. He was formerly employed by Blain Forestry, Blain Planing Mill and Masland Industries, Carlisle, and also was a former forest fire warden.

A former Toboyne Township supervisor, he was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a recipient of the Purple Heart.

He was a member of Three Springs Church of the Brethren, Blain; VFW Post 7463, New Bloomfield; American Legion Post 177, Newport; National Rural Carriers Association; Blain Lions Club; Blain Fire Company; Blain Ambulance Club; and National Rifle Association.

Surviving are his wife Fairy F. Flickinger Wilson; a son, Dennis L. Wilson of Blain; three daughters, Vicki W. Gainer and Georgianne M. Bell of Blain and E. Bernice McMillen of Loysville; a sister, Ruth N. Hostetter of Blain; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two daughters, Kathryn A. Wilson and Jean E. Wilson.

The Rev. John S. Kipp will officiate at Thursday's services. Burial will be in Blain Cemetery with military honors by the New Bloomfield VFW.

Friends may call from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Nickel Funeral Home, Loysville and 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in his church.

Memorial contributions can be made to Three Springs Church of the Brethren, P.O. Box 8, Blain RR 1 17006; American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 64, Newport 17074; or American Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Road, Suite 200, Wormleysburg 17043.

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Memorial services for Brenda Byers, 81, formerly of 7 Strohm Road, Shippensburg, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Leesburg United Methodist Church, 12 Strohm Road, Shippensburg.
She died Monday, Sept. 22, 1997 in Manor Care Nursing Home, South Middleton Township.

Mrs. Byers was a retired cook for the American Legion.

Surviving are three sons, Keith Eichelberger of Shermans Dale, Michael Eichelberger of Carlisle and David Byers of Shippensburg; a daughter, Patricia Shannon of Huntsdale; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Cremation Society of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 1500 N. Second St., Harrisburg 17102.

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Services for Mildred F. Dunkle, 85, of Penn Hall Nursing Center, Chambersburg, formerly of Chambersburg, were held Sept. 19 in Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg.
She died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Feb. 16, 1912 in Chambersburg, she was a daughter of the late Amos S. and Edith M. Flora Myers and the widow of Elmo A. Dunkle, who died in 1990.

She was a 1930 graduate of Shippensburg High School and a 1943 graduate of Harrisburg School of Cosmetology.

Mrs. Dunkle was the owner and operator of the former Mid's Beauty Salon in Chambersburg, retiring in 1978.

She was a member of Central Presbyterian Church of Chambersburg and its Semper Fidelas Sunday School class. She also was a member of AARP, National Association of Retired Federal Employees and Pinellas Park Art Society of Pinellas Park, Fla. She volunteered at Shook Home in Chambersburg and for Meals on Wheels.

Surviving are four daughters, Rita M. Baughman and Edith E. Leedy, both of Chambersburg, Cynthia A. Carpenter of Tecumseh, Mich., and Bonnie E. Tecco of Wildwood Crest, N.J.; a son, Jacob U. Whorley of Shippensburg; two brothers, Henry M. Myers of Carlisle and Wayne S. Myers of St. Petersburg, Fla.; 19 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Linda J. Jaymes and the Rev. Stephen M. Tecco officiated at the service. Burial was in Upper Strasburg Methodist Cemetery, Upper Strasburg.

Memorial contributions can be made to Central Presbyterian Church, 40 Lincoln Way West, Chambersburg 17201.

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Services for Edna C. Smith, 94, of the Church of God Home, Carlisle, formerly of Bowmansdale, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Cocklin Funeral Home, 30 N. Chestnut St., Dillsburg.
She died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 1997 in the home.

Born Dec. 2, 1902 in Andersontown, she was a daughter of the late Samuel and Cora Fetrow Gallagher and the widow of the late Russell G. Smith.

Mrs. Smith was a member of Bowmansdale Church of God and its Senior Life of the Church group.

Surviving are her son, Martin E. of Bowmansdale; two daughters, Verna J. Karns of Newville and Cora M. Metzger of York Springs; a sister, Margaret Sparks of Mt. Alto; 22 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Evelyn R. McGaughey.

The Rev. R. Bruce Henneman will officiate at Friday's service. Burial will be in Grantham Memorial Park.

Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to Bowmansdale Church of God, 101 E. Lisburn Road, P.O. Box 81, Bowmansdale 17008.

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Services for Marie E. Prosser, 89, of 1075 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, formerly of York Springs, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Upper Bermudian Lutheran Church, 185 Ground Oak Church Road, Gardners.
She died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 1997 in Gettysburg Lutheran Retirement Village, Gettysburg.

Born Jan. 12, 1908 in Aspers, she was a daughter of the late George and Annie Fohl Prosser.

A member of Upper Bermudian Lutheran Church of Gardners and its Ladies Aid Society, Miss Prosser also served as church organist for a number of years.

Surviving are her sister, Mae A. Amsbaugh of Camp Hill; two brothers, Carl E. of Gettysburg and Claude A. of Birmingham, Ala.; and a number of nieces and nephews.

The Rev. Ernest P. Leer will officiate at Friday's service. Burial will be in Upper Bermudian Church Cemetery, Gardners.

Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the church.

Dugan Funeral Home, Bendersville, is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions can be made to her church.

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Muriel M. Mullin Schmidt, 71, of New Cumberland, formerly of Pottsville, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 1997 in Lower Allen Township from injuries received in an auto accident.
Born Dec. 18, 1925, in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late John and Mae Higgins Mullin and the widow of Max W. Schmidt.

Mrs. Schmidt was a retired examination specialist for the Pennsylvania Department of State, Civil Service Commission.

She was a member of St. Michael's Lutheran Church of Harrisburg and Friends of New Cumberland Public Library. She also was a volunteer for Health South, Renova Center of Upper Allen Township.

Surviving are two daughters, Kim T. Rosenberg of Lancaster and Laurie S. Walker of Mechanicsburg; two stepdaughters, Maxine M. Vickers of Aberdeen, Md., and Margretta S. Heidorn of McPherson, Kan.; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be at noon Saturday in Parthemore Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland. Burial will be in Rolling Green Memorial Park, Lower Allen Township.

There will be no viewing; however, friends may call from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to New Cumberland Public Library, One Benjamin Plaza, New Cumberland 17070.

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Helen M. Green, 89, of Swaim Health Center, Newville, formerly of Shippensburg, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 1997 in the center.
Born May 24, 1908 in Metal Township, Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late George W. and Charlotte Gamble Cramer and the widow of Orville G. Green, who died March 29, 1997.

A member of Zion Lutheran Church of Newville, Mrs. Green was a former member of Shippensburg Golden Age Club and AARP Chapter 2525 of Shippensburg.

Surviving are two step-grandchildren, Joann V. Holtry and Robert D. Hamsher, both of Orrstown; six step-great-grandchildren; and six step-great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg, with the Rev. Robert K. Schmitt officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg.

Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to Green Ridge Village, 210 Big Spring Road, Newville 17241.

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Services for Donald E. Thrush, 68, of 31 Byers Road, Shippensburg, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Mt. Rock Brethren in Christ Church, 22 Mt. Rock Road, Shippensburg.
He died Thursday, Sept. 25, 1997 at home.

Born July 7, 1929 in Southampton Township, Franklin County, he was a son of the late Samuel and Elizabeth Deihl Thrush.

A retired dairy farmer in partnership with his brother, Samuel, for 36 years, Mr. Thrush recently operated a lawn care service.

He was a member of Mt. Rock Brethren in Christ Church, where he was a former deacon. He served on the board of directors of Children's Bible Mission at Camp Joy-el and had served in short term mission services in Nicaragua, the Bronx in New York, San Francisco, Honduras, Russia and Belize.

He was treasurer and former board member of Franklin County Area Vocational-Technical School. For 12 years, Mr. Thrush served on the board of directors of Shippensburg Area School District.

He also had served on various agricultural committees in Franklin and Cumberland counties.

Surviving are his wife, Betha L. Wingert Thrush; four sons, Curtis A. of Milen, Clair W. of Ulster, Dean E. of Damascus, Md., and Lane I. of Shippensburg; one daughter, Wanda L. Lehman of Annville; three brothers, Arthur of Newburg, Samuel of Shippensburg and Kenneth of Bloomsburg; three sisters, Marie Wingert of Fayetteville, Pauline Burkholder of Chambersburg and Nancy Mellinger of Mt. Joy; and nine grandchildren.

The Revs. Lloyd T. Zimmerman and Lynn I. Thrush will officiate at Monday's service. Burial will be in Air Hill Cemetery, Greene Township, Franklin County.

Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to Brethren in Christ World Missions, care of Mt. Rock Brethren in Christ Church, 22 Mt. Rock Road, Shippensburg, Pa. 17257.

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Robert W. Taylor, 70, of 1179 Boiling Springs Road, Mechanicsburg, died Friday, Sept. 26, 1997.
Gibson-Hollinger Funeral Home, Mt. Holly Springs, will announce arrangements when complete.

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Arthur E. Campbell, 84, 48 W. High St., Carlisle, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 1997 in Sarah Todd Memorial Home, Carlisle.
Born April 12, 1913 in Carlisle, he was the son of the late Parker H. and Blanche E. Wolfe Campbell.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a former employee of PPG and Carlisle Shoe Co., Carlisle.

Surviving are a sister, Elmerta E. Gottshall of Mt. Holly Springs and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in Kutz's Cemetery, Middlesex Township. There will be no viewing or visitation.

Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Funeral services for Mary R. Guise, 74, of 63 Laurel Road, Gardners, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Gettysburg Church of the Brethren, 1710 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg.
She died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 1997 at Gettysburg Hospital.

She was born Nov. 16, 1922 in Abbottstown, the daughter of the late Irvin M. and Martha E. Messinger Jacobs.

Mrs. Guise had been employed at Knouse Foods Corp. and also at Upper Adams School District for many years.

She was a member of the Church of the Brethren Marsh Creek Congregation, Gettysburg, the Women's Christian Temperance Union, Ladies Prayer Breakfast, and the Upper Adams Prayer Breakfast.

She also was associated with numerous charity organizations including the Brethren Home Auxiliary, Children's Aid Society, Adams County Rescue Mission, several migrant programs and ministries.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Harold S. Guise; a daughter, Elaine M. Stambaugh of Arendtsville; a son, Donald E. Guise of New Oxford; four sisters, Ruth Ellsworth, Grace Ruhlman and Darlene Ruhlman, all of Hanover, and Bernadine Strayer of York; three brothers, Bruce Jacobs of McConnellsburg, John Jacobs of Spring Grove and Donald Jacobs of New Oxford; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Wayne J. Yohe.

The Rev. Joel F. Nogle will officiate at Sunday's services. Interment will be in Bendersville Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. Memorial contributions can be made to her church.

Dugan Funeral Home, Inc., 111 S. Main St., Bendersville, is in charge of the arrangements.

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Evelyn Caldwell Hemphill, 79, of 643 N. East St., Carlisle, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 1997 in the Church of God Home, Carlisle.
Born Feb. 13, 1918 in Newville, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Eva May Caldwell Hemphill.

A graduate of Mechanicsburg High School, she was a retired employee of AMP Inc. and a member of Mechanicsburg Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by several cousins. She was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Mae Hemphill, who died Aug. 14, 1983.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle with the Rev. Thomas H. Schmid officiating. Burial will be in Newville Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m.

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Memorial Mass for Joseph F. O'Hanlan of Carlisle, who died Monday, Sept. 8, 1997, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday in St. Patrick Catholic Church, Marsh Drive, South Middleton Township.
Myers Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, is handling arrangements.

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Margaret L. Buck Wolf, 92, of 442 Walnut Bottom Road, died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 1997 in Thornwald Nursing Home, Carlisle.
She was the daughter of the late William W. and Mamie Harris Buck and the spouse of the late J. Heimer Wolf, who died in 1974.

Born June 20, 1905 in Lewistown, Mifflin County, she was a member of Emmanuel United Church of Christ, Abbottstown.

She is survived by a daughter, Gloria Meintel of Fort Wayne, Ind., three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held today at 1 p.m. in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Abbottstown, with the Rev. Christine O. Lentz officiating. There will be no viewing.

Feiser Funeral Home, Inc., 302 Lincoln Way West, New Oxford, is handling the arrangements.


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