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Services for Emma M. Haas Cornman, 74, of 262 S. York St., Goldsboro, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Parthemore Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland.
She died Friday, Nov. 21, 1997 in Holy Spirit Hospital, East Pennsboro Township.

Born Sept. 21, 1923 in Lewisberry, York County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Margaret Hinkle Haas, Sr. and the widow of Earl M. Cornman, Sr.

Mrs. Haas was a member of Goldsboro Fire Company Auxiliary and attended Fairview Brethren in Christ Church, Fairview Township.

Surviving are two sons, Earl M. Jr. of Goldsboro and Larry E. of Bedford; two daughters, Patricia M. Cornman of Goldsboro and Brenda G. Cornman of York Haven; a brother, Robert Haas, Jr. of York; four step brothers, Clair Amsbaugh, Jr. of Camp Hill, John Amsbaugh of Elizabethtown, George Amsbaugh of Mechanicsburg and Gary Amsbaugh of York Haven; four step sisters, Henrietta Slaseman of York Haven, Elizabeth Sanger of Elloree, S.C., Patricia Harbold of Manchester and Kathy Millard of Etters; 12 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Pastors Si Lehman and John Hollis will officiate at Tuesday's services. Burial will be in Tri-County Memorial Gardens, Fairview Township.

Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service Tuesday in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Capital Region Unit, 1500 N. 2nd. St., Harrisburg, Pa. 17102-2527.

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Graveside services for Luther N. Heagy, 97, formerly of Harrisburg, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Paxtang Cemetery, Swatara Township.
He died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 1997 in Manor Care Nursing Home, Arlington, Va.

Born March 1, 1900 in Harrisburg, he was the son of the late George and Flora Miller Heagy and the widower of Violet Cleveland Heagy.

Mr. Heagy was a retired material engineer for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Harrisburg.

He was a member of the former Derry Street United Methodist Church, Harrisburg; National Society of Professional Engineers; life member of Asphalt Paving Technicians Association; Perseverance Lodge No. 21, Harrisburg; and Harrisburg Consistory.

Surviving are a daughter, Diana Knickel of Arlington, Va.; and two grandsons, Wayne and Todd.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

Parthemore Funeral Home, New Cumberland is handling the arrangements.

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A Mass of Christian Burial for Anna M. Kovacevic, 80, of Enola, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, in Our Ladies of Lourdes Catholic church, 225 Salt Road, Enola.
She died Friday, Nov. 21, 1997 in Harrisburg Hospital.

Born Sept. 11, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Katherine Kovacevic.

She was a member of Our Ladies of Lourdes Catholic Church, Enola and retired from the former Harrisburg Dress Company.

Surviving are two brothers, Joseph and John M. of Enola; a sister, Barbara Gloer of Florida; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Father John A. Acri will officiate at Tuesday's services. Burial will be in Rolling Green Memorial Park, Camp Hill.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

Myers Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1019 Mumma Road, Suite 200, Wormleysburg, Pa. 17043.

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A Mass of Christian Burial for Stanley M. Spangler, 62, of 109 Willow Drive, Shippensburg, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, in Our Lady of the Visitation Catholic Church, Shippensburg.
He died Friday, Nov. 21, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Sept. 17, 1935 in Reading, he was a son of the late Harrison and Julia Marciniak Spangler.

Mr. Spangler was retired from Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg.

He was a member of Our Lady of the Visitation Catholic Church, Shippensburg; Durff-Kuhn VFW Post No. 6168, Shippensburg; and Oscar M. Hykes American Legion Post No. 223, Shippensburg.

Surviving are his wife, Mary A. DeLuca Spangler; three daughters, Debra A. Parson and Denise M. Cisney, both of Shippensburg and Diane L. Culbertson of Newburg; four brothers, Joseph, James, Harry and Franklin, all of Reading; a sister, Martha Moses of Reading; four grandchildren; a step-grandchild; and a step great-grandchild.

The Rev. Larry Sherdel will officiate at Tuesday's services. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of the service Tuesday in the church.

Graveside military services will be conducted by the Shippensburg VFW and American Legion Posts.

Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, Shippensburg, is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Franklin County Unit, 452 E. King St., Chambersburg, Pa. 17201.

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Hazel R. Steigleman of 1045 Northfield Drive, Carlisle, died Saturday, Nov. 22, 1997 in Cumberland County Nursing Home.
Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, Carlisle is in charge of the arrangements and will announce them when complete.

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Services for Margaret F. Waltz, 73, of New Bloomfield, was held at the convenience of the family.
She died Monday, Nov. 17, 1997 in her home.

Born Sept. 16, 1924 in Harrisburg, she is a daughter of the late Charles and Helen Toomey Fenstemacher and the widow of Leonard Waltz.

Mrs. Waltz is a graduate of Upper Darby High School.

Surviving is a sister, Carol Malloy of Jacksonville, Fla.

Father Anthony Larry officiated the services. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Duncannon.

Ronald C. L. Smith Funeral Home, Duncannon, handled arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity.

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Funeral services for Thelma E. "Tiny" Bridge, 87, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Malpezzi Funeral Home, 8 Market Plaza Way, Mechanicsburg.
She died Saturday, Nov. 22, 1997, at Messiah Village Retirement Center, Upper Allen Township.

Born April 26, 1910 in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of the late Charles O. and Grace M. Bomgardner Barr and the widow of Earl L. Bridge.

Mrs. Bridge retired as assistant manager of the former Darling Shop, Harrisburg.

Surviving are a brother, Delwin Barr of Carlisle; a sister, Dorothy L. Hendry of Mechanicsburg; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Girlie Weaver; and two brothers, Richard and Charles Barr.

The Rev. C. Ronald Burgard will officiate at Wednesday's services. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.

Burial will be in Rolling Green Cemetery, Lower Allen Township.

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Graveside services for Ethel M. Denkovich, 71, of 144 Wagner St., Carlisle, will be held in Wiconisco Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
She died Saturday, Nov. 22, 1997 at home.

Retired as a federal library clerk, she was a member of the Golden Age Club, AARP, National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Disabled American Veterans and Salvation Army Senior Action Center.

The widow of Nicholas Denkovich, she is survived by two daughters, JoAnne August of Carlisle and Jeanne Wilson of Patterson, N.J.; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Arrangements were made by the Cremation Society of Pennsylvania, 4100 Jonestown Road, Harrisburg.

Memorial contributions can be sent to Dogwood Hospice in Carlisle.

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Elmer E. Shaffer, 87, of 525 Shippensburg Road, Biglerville, died Sunday, Nov. 23, 1997, at Gettysburg Hospital.
Born Dec. 16, 1909 in York County, he was the son of the late Martin and Carrie Singley Shaffer.

A member of Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, Orrtanna, he was employed by Baltzley Fruit Farms and the C.H. Musselman Co. for 35 years, retiring in 1974.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Hope Spence Shaffer; two daughters, Maysie E. McGlaughlin of Biglerville and Deborah H. Shelleman of Fayetteville; seven sons, Richard M., Dean V., Eugene E. and Rodney L., all of Biglerville, Clark D. of New Oxford, Timothy J. of Dillsburg and Kenneth D. of Middletown; a sister, Ethel Kepner of Fairfield; four brothers, Raymond of Chambersburg, Ivan of Rochester, N.Y., Roy of East Berlin and Kenneth of Dover; 25 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church, Orrtanna, with the Rev. Dr. Colin Shaffer officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church. Monahan Funeral Home, Gettysburg, is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials can be made to Gettysburg Hospital, c/o the Transitional Care Center, 147 Gettys St., Gettysburg, PA 17325.

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Funeral services for Randall B. Shettel, 84, of 5260 East Trindle Road, Mechanicsburg, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Myers Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg.
He died Saturday, Nov. 22, 1997 at 903 Old Rosstown Road, Lewisberry.

He was a member of Olivet Presbyterian Church and Local 287 Carpenters Union.

He is survived by his wife, Minnie Bender Shettel; three sons, Jay E. of Shippensburg, Randall Jr. and Kermit of Nevada; a daughter, Nancy Clippinger of Carlisle; a stepdaughter, Lynn V. Blake of Lewisberry; a sister, Margarite Hetrick of Hershey; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Harry Skilton will officiate at Friday's services. Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Olivet Presbyterian Church, 1419 Derry St., Harrisburg, PA 17104.

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Services for Hazel R. Steigleman, 80, of 1045 Northfield Drive, Carlisle, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in First Church of the Brethren, Carlisle.
She died Saturday, Nov. 22, 1997 in Claremont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born June 26, 1917 in Blair County, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Harriet Replogle Burket.

Mrs. Steigleman was a retired employee of the former Carlisle Shoe Co. and way a former employee of the Carlisle School District at the Intermediate High School. She was a member of First Church of the Brethren, Carlisle.

Surviving are her husband of 48 years, George F. Steigleman; three brothers, Elvin Burket and Kenneth Burket, both of Martinsburg and Edward Burket of Grantham; and several nieces and nephews.

The Rev. Edward L. Poling will officiate at Tuesday's services. Burial will be in the Westminster Memorial Gardens, North Middleton Township.

There will be no viewing, however the family will receive friends from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the church.

Memorial contributions can be made to the First Church of the Brethren, 1340 Forge Road, Carlisle, PA 17013 or the Cumberland County Unit of the American Cancer Society, 117 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013.

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

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Ethel M. Wise DiLeo, 92, of Lemoyne, died Monday, Nov. 24, 1997 at Holy Spirit Hospital, East Pennsboro Township.
Born Feb. 21, 1905 in Fawn Grove, York County, she was a daughter of the late William and Jane Kauffman Wise and the widow of Charles M. DiLeo.

She was a retired clerk for the former People's Drug Store, Lemoyne, and a member of Baughman Memorial United Methodist Church, New Cumberland.

She is survived by a daughter, Laura J. Ebeling of Camp Hill; a brother, Herbert Wise of Fawn Grove; three sisters, Helen Ruff of Lancaster, Ellen Wilson of Westminster, Md. and Mary Robert of Cardiff, Md.; two grandsons; and one great-grandson.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Parthemore Funeral Home, New Cumberland, with the Rev. Robert Graybill officiating.

Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Park, Lower Paxton Township. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Funeral Home.

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Services for Mary C. Mowery, 80, formerly of 61 Quigley Road, Newburg, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Newburg First Church of God, 260 Newburg Road, Newburg.
She died Sunday, Nov. 23, 1997 in Shippensburg Health Care Center.

Born July 20, 1917 in Lurgan Township, Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late Arthur A. Sr. and Nellie C. Stouffer Brenize.

Mrs. Mowery was a member of Newburg First Church of God, the Jollies Sixties Group and was formerly active in the Newburg Area 4-H Program.

Surviving are her husband, Victor R. Mowery; a son, Donald R. of Newburg; a daughter, Janet C. Mowery of Waynesboro; two sisters, Vera Swartz of Newburg and Ruth Snoke of Shippensburg; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

The Rev. Michael S. Smith, the Rev. K. Hull Byers and the Rev. Stanley Rexroth will officiate at Friday's service. Burial will be in Otterbein Cemetery, Lurgan Township.

Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorial contributions can be made to her church.

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Memorial services for John E. Shank, 86, formerly of Camp Hill, will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in Myers Funeral Home, 37 E. Main St., Mechanicsburg.
He died Saturday, Nov. 22, 1997 in West Shore Health Center, Camp Hill.

Born Aug. 25, 1911, he was a son of the late Joseph and Katherine Shank.

Surviving are his sister, Viola Stricker of Duncannon; two nieces; and one great-niece.

Burial will be in Highspire Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice Preferred Choice, 4811 Jonestown Road, Suite 235, Harrisburg 17109.

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Services for Christine A. Stoner, 77, of Gardners, formerly of Mt. Holly Springs, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Gibson-Hollinger Funeral Home, 501 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs.
She died Sunday, Nov. 23, 1997 in her home.

Born Jan. 24, 1920 in Mt. Holly Springs, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Elizabeth Diven Shank and the widow of Ralph C. "Buck" Stoner.

She was a member of Huntsdale Church of the Brethren.

Surviving are four sons, Francis R. of Harrisburg, Harry L. of Landisburg, William R. of Newville and Ronald L. of Mt. Holly Springs; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Jan E. Custer will officiate at Wednesday's service. Burial will be in Mt. Holly Springs Cemetery.

Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions can be made to her church, 170 Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17013.

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Services for Almeda Emma Sullenberger, 92, of Duncannon, were held at 10 a.m. today in Boyer Funeral Home, Duncannon,
She died Friday, Nov. 21, 1997 in Holy Spirit Hospital, East Pennsboro Township.

Born Jan. 6, 1905 in Harrisburg, she was a daughter of the late George Sr. and Silva McKelvey Loper and the widow of John Sullenberger.

Mrs. Sullenberger attended Otterbein United Methodist Church and the Faithful Daughters Sunday School class. She was a member of Duncannon Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, Duncannon Golden Age Club, Pythian Sisters, and Sons and Daughters of Liberty.

Surviving are a daughter, Genevie Graybill of Selinsgrove; a sister, Harriet Weldon of Carlisle; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

The Rev. Dorothy Mitchell officiated at today's service. Burial was in Duncannon Cemetery.

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Funeral services for Mary Lu Thompson, 89, formerly of Carlisle, will be held in Valrico, Fla.
She died Sunday, Nov. 23, 1997 in her home in Valrico, Fla.

Born in 1908 in Duluth, Minn., she was the widow of William J. Thompson, who died in 1994.

A graduate of Ohio Wesleyan College, she was employed with her husband operating the Thompson Clothing Store, Carlisle.

She was a member of Allison United Methodist Church, Carlisle, past president of Carlisle Civic Club and was a member of doll clubs in the Carlisle area and also in Florida. She also was involved with the Girl Scouts.

Surviving are three sons, William J. of Carlisle, Kenneth D. of Wexford and Robert M. of Lakewood Colo.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorial services in Carlisle will be announced at a future date.

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Services for Harold L. "Len" Bower, Jr., 50, of Marie Avenue, Lewisberry, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday in Parthemore Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland.
He died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 1997 in his home.
Born Jan. 9, 1947 in Harrisburg, he was the son of Dorothy J. Launse Bower and the late Harold L. Bower, Sr.
Mr. Bower was chief of office services for the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office, Harrisburg; and was active with Boy Scouts of America, Troop 284, Lewisberry.
He was a member of Susquehanna Waterfowlers Association; and a board member of Silver Lake Community Association, Lewisberry.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Diane A. Parson Bower; a daughter, Danielle J. Bower at home; a son, Bryan L. at home; a sister, Carol A. Loucks of York; and several nieces and nephews.
The Rev. Richard Feeser and the Rev. Dr. Eddie D.D. Miller will officiate Friday's service. Private burial with military honors will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Capital Region Division, 1019 Mumma Road, Suite 200, Wormleysburg, Pa. 17043.

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Marie B. Borbst, 75, of 135 Yorkshire Drive, Lower Allen Township, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 in Holy Spirit Hospital.
Born Oct. 29, 1922 in Pottsville, she is a daughter of the late George and Mary Bambrick.
Mrs. Brobst was retired from the former Commonwealth National Bank, Camp Hill and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mechanicsburg.
Surviving are her husband, Richard D. Brobst; three sons, Richard B. of Orwigsburg, Timothy J. of Carlisle and Robert J. of Chambersburg; two daughters, Kathleen C. of Carlisle and Patricia M. Smith of Etters; a brother, Vincent Bambrick of Pottsville; a sister, Kathleen Bretz of Verona; and three grandchildren.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in Malpezzi Funeral Home, 8 Market Plaza Way, Mechanicsburg, with the Rev. Chester P. Snyder officiating. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Upper Allen Township.
Friends may call from noon until the time of the service Monday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cumberland County Unit of the American Cancer Society, 117 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, Pa. 17013.

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Ruth M. Julian, 89, of Lower Allen Township, died Wednesday, November 26, 1997 in East Berlin at the home of her granddaughter.
Born March 8, 1908 in Fairview Township, York County, she was a daughter of the late William and Martha Grist Slaseman and the widow of Andrew Julian, Sr.
Mrs. Julian was a retired cashier for the former Park Cafeteria, Harrisburg and a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lower Allen Township.
Surviving are two brothers, Milton D. Slaseman of Panama City, Fla. and Elmer J. Slaseman of Camp Hill; five sisters, Bertha Cook and Viola Taylor, both of York Haven, Gertrude Stoner of Dover, Martha Cassel of York and Linda J. Stone of New Cumberland; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Parthemore Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland, with Pastor Joel E. Everhart officiating. Burial will be in Rolling Green Memorial Park, Lower Allen Township.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. until the time of the service Friday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to White Rose Hospice, 2870 Eastern Boulevard, York, Pa. 17402.

Services for Ira J. Kennedy, of 928 W. Trindle Road, Silver Spring Township, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in Malpezzi Funeral Home, 8 Market Plaza Way, Mechanicsburg.
He died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 1997 in Holy Spirit Hospital.
Born in West Pennsboro Township, he was a son of the late Ralph R. and Lula V. Bushman Kennedy.
Mr. Kennedy was retired from Eberly Lumber Company, Mechanicsburg and a retired bus driver for the Mechanicsburg Area School District.
He was a member of the Continental Squares, York.
Surviving are his wife, Frances J. Hollinger Kennedy; two sisters, Helen Kennedy Lear of Mechanicsburg and Mary K. Barrick of Carlisle; and three brothers, Ralph A. of Camp Hill, Albert E. of Mechanicsburg and Norman of Dillsburg.
The Rev. Gerald J. Greiner will officiate Saturday's services. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, West Pennsboro Township.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. until the time of the service Saturday in the funeral home.

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Michael Robert McHugh, 31, of 17 Annendale Drive, Carlisle died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 in Carlisle.
Born July 28, 1966 in Carlisle he was the son of James E. and Connie Lou Billing McHugh of Carlisle.
He was a 1985 graduate of Boiling Springs High School.
He was a former manager of Pinch-A-Penny Pool Supply Store, West Palm Beach, Fla.
He was a member of Elks Lodge #578, Carlisle, Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 1299, Carlisle, Big Spring Fish and Game Association, Carlisle Tavern Pool League and the Midway Scotch Doubles Pool League.
Surviving in addition to his parents are a sister, Adrienne E. Townsend of Newville; a fiancee, Nancy Brenizer of Carlisle.
He was preceded in death by a brother Steven Paul McHugh, December 10, 1990.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday in the Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle with the Rev. James A. Gilchrist officiating.
Burial will be in Westminster Cemetery, N. Middleton Twp.
There will be no viewing however friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Second Presbyterian Church, 528 Garland Dr., Carlisle, PA 17013.

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Myrtle R. Nicolls, 93, of Mechanicsburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 in Holy Spirit Hospital.
Born March 3, 1904 in Hunters Run, Pa., she was a daughter of the late John Andrew and Sara Starry Richwine and the widow of Gordon B. Nicolls.
Mrs. Nicolls was retired from the former Blough Wagner Manufacturing and a member of Pentacostal Assembly of God Church, Upper Allen Township.
Surviving are two daughters, Alma Dorsey of Dillsburg and Lydia Nicolls of Mechanicsburg; a sister, Meriam Harbaugh of Gettysburg; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 9 great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in her church, 1425 S. Market St., Mechanicsburg with the Rev. Robert Ohliger officiating. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.
Friends may call from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service Saturday in the church.
Arrangements are being handled by Malpezzi Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church or to Hospice Preferred Choice, 4811 Jonestown Road, Suite 235, Harrisburg, Pa. 17109.

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Roy R. Miller, 64, of One West Penn St., Carlisle died Thursday, Nov. 27, 1997 in Carlisle Hospital.
Born April 1, 1933 in McCrea, Lower Mifflin Township, he was the son of the late Harry and Mary Waldsmith Miller Sr.
He was a self-employed carpenter and painter.
He was a member of Grace Baptist Church, Carlisle.
Surviving are one son, Jerry L. of Newville; three daughters, Linda S. Miller, Cynthia D. both of Carlisle; Teresa A. of Duncannon; four brothers, Harvey and Harry Jr. both of Carlisle; Edgar of Long Beach, Calif; Lee of York Haven; five sisters, Ruth Negley, Lottie Hurley and Helen McCalister all of Carlisle; Ethel Main of Chester, Va.; Doris Brownawell of Mt. Holly Springs; and six grandchildren.
Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday in Grace Baptist Church, 777 W. North St., Carlisle with the Revs. Kermit L. Minnick and Craig L. Harris officiating.
Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, West Pennsboro Township.
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. Monday until time of service in the church.
Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle is handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church, 777 W. North St., Carlisle, PA 17013.

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Richard L. Peterman, Sr., 78, of 770 Poplar Church Road., Camp Hill, formerly of Duncannon, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 at West Shore Health and Rehabilitation Center, Camp Hill.
He was born Dec. 27, 1918 in Wheatfield Township., Perry County to the late Elsie Peterman.
He was a retired employee of the former Olmsted Air Force Base, Middletown, and an Army veteran of WW II.
He was a member of Duncannon Assembly of God Church.
He was a member of DAV; American Legion Post 340; Duncannon VFW Post 255; Newport Social Order of Owls and Duncannon Fire Company.
He is survived by his wife, Pauline Alleman Peterman, also a resident at West Shore Health and Rehab. Center, Camp Hill; one daughter, Rose M. Beavis of Duncannon; two step-daughters, Fayette Tschop of Harrisburg; Delores Wenner of Hummelstown; five sisters, Gladys Boykin of Hummelstown; Ruby Rupley of Elizabethtown; Shirley Bateman and Betty Barbour both of Harrisburg; Jean Kistler of Middletown; one brother, Earl Bitner of Middletown; seven grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Ronald Smith Funeral Home, Duncannon with the Rev. Dale Rosenberger officiating.
Burial will be in Duncannon Cemetery.
Visitation Monday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Perry County Unit, PO Box 64, Newport, PA 17074.

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Services for Harry H. Weiss Jr., 76, of 30 Strawberry Dr., Carlisle, will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday in Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.
He died Thursday, Nov. 27, 1997 in Carlisle Hospital.

Born Oct. 26, 1921 in South Bend, Ind., he was the son of the late Harry H. and Marie Speicher Weiss Sr.

A graduate of Riley High School, South Bend, Ind., Mr. Weiss was awarded a Harvard National Scholarship and received his bachelor's degree in mathematics and his MBA from Harvard in 1942 and 1946, respectively. Academic honors included a magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa and HBS Century Club.

He worked for 12 years for Pan American World Airways in Brownsville, Tex., Miami and New York City and spent the next 23 years in a variety of quantitative analysis positions. He then was employed for eight years with Pacific Tin Consolidated (now Zemex) Corp. as vice president and secretary. After retirement, Mr. Weiss served as a tax aide in the AARP tax counseling program for the elderly in Tarrytown, N.Y., and Carlisle.

He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Carlisle. During his prior 30 years' residency in North Tarrytown, N.Y., he was a member of Union Church of Pocantico Hills, where he served at various times as Sunday school teacher, deacon, trustee and assistant treasurer.

Surviving are his wife, Arline Tiedemann Weiss; two daughters, Ceceile Strand of Carlisle and Carol Staudter of Ossining, N.Y.; and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Jane Pritchard and Mary Wilson.

The Rev. Jon A. Black will officiate at Sunday's service. Burial will be in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, North Tarrytown, N.Y.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 2A N. Hanover St., Carlisle, Pa. 17013 or Kidney Foundation of Central Pennsylvania, 4813 Jonestown Road, Suite 101, Harrisburg, Pa. 17109.

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Services for Lawrence W. Wohlgemuth, 85, of Mechanics- burg will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday in Myers Funeral Home, 37 E. Main St., Mechanicsburg.
He died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 in the Veterans Adminis- tration Hospital in Altoona.

Born Jan. 2, 1912 in Manhattan, N.Y., he was the son of the late Samuel and Birdie Glomis Wohlgemuth.

A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Wohlgemuth was a lifetime member of Temple Beth Shalom of Greater Harrisburg, where he was a past board member, a member of the visitation com- mittee for the ill and was active in the temple's construction.

He was also a member of Mech- anicsburg Lions Club and the former Roundtable of Christians and Jews of Mechanicsburg. He was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.

Surviving are his wife, Shirley Hirsch Wohlgemuth.

Rabbi Carl Choper will officiate at Sunday's service. Burial will be in Beth Shalom Memorial Park, Lower Allen Township. There will be no viewing or visitation.

Memorial contributions may be made to Temple Beth Shalom, 913 Allendale Road, or Mechanicsburg Lions Club, 107 S. Walnut St., both Mechanicsburg, Pa. 17055.

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Memorial services for Robert Franklin Hamilton, 72, of Clayton, N.C., formerly of Gardners, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 420 Park Dr., Carlisle.
A veteran of World War II, he died Saturday, Sept. 13, 1997.

Surviving are his wife, Helen R. Hamilton; two sons, Robert of Spring Grove and Rickey of Raleigh, N.C.; six sisters, Ruth Miller of New Cumberland, Pauline Fanus and Betty Miller, both of Melbourne, Fla., Blondena Kramer and Miriam Eichelberger, both of Mechanicsburg, and Joyce Minnick of Newville; one brother, Charles Hamilton of Melbourne, Fla.; and three grandchildren.

The Rev. John H. Kratz will officiate at Tuesday's services.

Gibson-Hollinger Funeral Home, Mt. Holly Springs, is handling local arrangements.

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Services for Nora Ellen Sword, 81, of 25 1/2 Spring St., Shippensburg, will be held at 2 p.m. today in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg.
She died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Jan. 6, 1916 in the Pleasant Hall area of Letterkenny Township, Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late Jacob C. and Bessie Mae Myers Mohler. She was the widow of Paul David Sword, who died Feb. 5, 1973.

Surviving are two daughters, Linda L. Stache of Shippensburg and Lucy L. Neil of Orrstown; two sons, Larry L. of Newville and Lincoln L. of Gettysburg; three brothers, Harvey W., Charles S. and John C. Mohler, all of Orrstown; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers.

Dr. Francis H. Norton will officiate at today's service. Burial will be in Pleasant Hall Cemetery, Letterkenny Township.

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

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Nelson L. Diffenderfer, 45, of 26 State Dr., Harrisburg, died Thursday, Nov. 27, 1997 at Polyclinic Hospital.
Born Feb. 13, 1952 in Harrisburg, he was the son of Henry and Joan McConnell Diffenderfer, Dun- cannon.

A graduate of Thompson Institute, Harrisburg, Mr. Diffen-derfer was employed by Pinnacle Health System at Harrisburg Hospital. He was a member of Lower Paxton Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.

In addition to his parents, surviving is his wife, Vicki Stamper Diffenderfer; one son, Shannon B., at home; two sisters, Lydia Girard of Duncannon and Linda Williams of Camp Hill; and two brothers, Henry G. Jr. and Terry L. Diffenderfer, both of Duncannon.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 6 at 3 p.m. at his church, with Kenneth S. Tiller officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Duncannon, at the convenience of the family.

Ronald Smith Funeral Home of Duncannon is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contrib- utions may be made to his church, 5761 Union Deposit Road, Harrisburg, Pa. 17111.

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Services for Henry C. Jones, 83, of 116 Orchard St., Mechanicsburg, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Joseph's Church, Mechanicsburg.
He died Friday, Nov. 28, 1997 in West Shore Health and Rehabilitation Center, East Pennsboro Township.

Born Oct. 14, 1914 in Turkey Creek-Red Boiling Springs, Tenn., he was a son of the late Frank and Ida Osgatharp Jones and the widower of Anna "Dinneny" Jones.

Mr. Jones was a retired electronic technician from the former Navy Depot, Hampden Township and was later employed in maintenance for St. Joseph's Church, Mechanicsburg.

He was a graduate of Temple University and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Mechanicsburg; Loyal Order of the Moose, Carlisle; Mechanicsburg Club; Mechanicsburg VFW Post No. 6704; Mechanicsburg American Legion Post No. 109; Enola Sportsmen's Association; and a life member of the Disabled American Veterans.

Surviving are a son, Michael L. at home; a daughter, Peggy A. Hursh of Enola; two brothers, Frank of Hendersonville, Tenn. and Zane of Nashville, Tenn.; a sister, Charlene Jones of Nashville; a step-sister, Elizabeth Holland of the Nashville area; and a granddaughter.

The Rev. Daniel F.X. Powell will officiate Tuesday's services. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Resurrection Cemetery, West Hanover Township.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

Myers Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, is handling the arrangements.

Services for Louella M. Kunkleman, 93, of Shippensburg Health Care Center, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home Inc., Shippensburg.
She died Friday, Nov. 28 in Chambersburg Hospital.

Born March 29, 1904 in Southampton Township, Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late Howland "Doc" and Ida Mae Maley Martin and the widow of Charles Kunkleman who died in 1925.

Mrs. Kunkleman was retired from the former Marden Clothing Company, Shippensburg and was a member of Memorial Lutheran Church, Shippensburg.

Surviving are two daughters, Vivian B. Fridinger of Carlisle and Dorothy J. Railing of Shippensburg; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and two great-great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Virginia "Doots" Ulrich and Sarah Kunkleman; two brothers; four sisters; and two grandchildren.

The Rev. Bonnie B. Hoffman will officiate Tuesday's services. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg.

Friends may from 1 p.m. until the time of the service Tuesday in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to her church, 34 E. Orange St., Shippensburg, PA 17257.
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Services for Roy R. Miller, 64, of One W. Penn St., Carlisle, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday in Grace Baptist Church, 777 W. North St., Carlisle.
He died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 1997 in Carlisle Hospital.

Born April 1, 1933 in McCrea, Lower Mifflin Township, he was a son of the late Harry and Mary Waldsmith Miller Sr.

Mr. Miller was a self employed carpenter and painter and a member of Grace Baptist Church, Carlisle.

Surviving are a son, Jerry L. of Newville; three daughters, Linda S. Miller and Cynthia D. Miller, both of Carlisle and Teresa A. of Duncannon; four brothers, Harvey and Harry, Jr., both of Carlisle, Edgar of Long Beach, Calif. and Lee of York Haven; six sisters, Ruth Negley, Lottie Hurley, Ida Marsh and Helen McCalister, all of Carlisle, Ethel Main of Chester, Va. and Doris Brownawell of Mt. Holly Springs; and six grandchildren.

The Revs. Kermit L. Minnick and Craig L. Harris will officiate Monday's services. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, West Pennsboro Township.

Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service Monday in the church.

Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, Carlisle, is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to his church, 777 W. North St., Carlisle, Pa. 17013.


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