Glendora B. Van Orden, 86, of Carlisle, passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in her home while surrounded by her loving family.
She was born November 25, 1931 in Lansing, MI to the late Vincent and Marian (Stever) Shulnburg.
Glendora was a graduate of Denby High School and later attended Wayne State University both in Detroit, MI. She was an active long-time member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Carlisle where she helped to start the Meals on Wheels program for Carlisle. Glendora opened Van Orden Crafts and operated her shop for over 30 years before retiring.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Harold E. Van Orden of Carlisle; five sons, Dean E. (wife Lois) Van Orden of Carlisle, Drew R. (wife Mary Lou) Van Orden of Pittsburgh, Mark G. (wife Donna) Van Orden of Rhode Island, Keith C. Van Orden of Carlisle and Brad V. (wife Kathy) Van Orden of Maryland; two daughters, Laura E. (husband Bret) Matz of Virginia and Mary Ann M. Van Orden of Carlisle; eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Robert V. Shulnburg, her sister, Marjorie A. Muethel and her granddaughter, Katherine Van Orden.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 21, 2018 at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 21 South Bedford Street Carlisle, PA with Rev. Lisa M. Leber officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peters Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery. A viewing will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the church.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hoffman Funeral Home & Crematory, 2020 W. Trindle Road, Carlisle, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Glendora to Project Share, 5 North Orange Street Suite 4 Carlisle, PA 17013.
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