• Services for Connie F. Bennett, 49, of 1213 Biddle Drive, Carlisle, will be at noon Wednesday in Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.

    She died Saturday, July 19, 1997, in Carlisle Hospital.

    Born Dec. 1, 1947, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of Florence Lehman Faust of Williamsport and the late William S. Faust.

    Mrs. Bennett earned her bachelor of science degree from Penn State and her master's degree in science from Cornell University.

    She was a former executive with Whirlpool Corporation, Benton Harbor, Mich., and taught school at Fort Meade, Md., and at the John F. Kennedy School during her husband's service in the U.S. Army. She was a former teller at the York Federal Bank in Carlisle.

    In addition to her mother, surviving are her husband, David J. Bennett; two daughters, Rebekah and Hannah, both at home; a son, Micah at home; two brothers, William S. Faust Jr. of Williamsport and Edward Emory Faust of State College; and a sister, Cheryl Ann Dieffenbacher of Williamsport.

    The Rabbi Steven J. Fishman will officiate at Wednesday's service. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Lebanon County.

    The family will observe Shiva in the family residence.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Connie Bennett Scholarship Fund, care of Teresa Kline, at the York Federal Bank, 296 Penrose Place, Carlisle 17013.

  • Services for Dorothy L. "Dottie" Zimmerman, 58, of Mechanicsburg, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in First Church of God, 28 E. Main St., Mechanicsburg.

    She died Saturday, July 19, 1997, in Hershey Medical Center.

    Born Nov. 12, 1938, in Mechanicsburg, she was a daughter of Dorothy Dossett of Chassahowitzka, Fla.

    A 1956 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School, Mrs. Zimmerman was a retired Cumberland Valley School District bus driver from Kauffman Bus Company, after 17 years.

    She was a member of Trio Chapter of Order of the Eastern Star of Mechanicsburg. She was a deaconess, Sunday School and Monday night Bible school tacher, choir member and chairman of the Building Fund Committee of First Church of God, Mechanicsburg.

    In addition to her mother, surviving are her husband, Donald E. Zimmerman; two sons, Donald E. II of Enola and David W. of Mechanicsburg; three daughters, Denise D. Patrick of Shiremanstown, and Deborah J. Means and Dee Ann Luzier, both of Mechanicsburg; one brother, Don D. Dossett of Tampa, Fla.; three sisters, Helen Morgenweck of Vero Beach, Fla., Sherry Moore of Littleton, Colo., and Mary Jane Forbes of Chesapeake, Va.; and 13 grandchildren.

    The Rev. Robert W. Malick Jr. will officiate at Wednesday's service. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Myers Funeral Home, 37 E. Main St., Mechanicsburg.

    Memorial contributions may be made to her church, 28 E. Main St., Mechanicsburg 17055.

  • Services for Ruth Cavileer Parr, 78, of the Specialized Assisted Living Homes Inc., of Ephrata and formerly of Carlisle, will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Stradling Funeral Home, 210 N. Church Ave., Ephrata.

    She died Saturday, July 19, 1997 in her residence.

    Born in Lanham, Md., she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Daisy Brooke Cavileer.

    She was the widow of Russell Dale Parr who died March of 1996 and also the widow of the Dr. James Cochran who died in 1946.

    Mrs. Parr was a homemaker and also served as an army nurse during World War II. She completed her registered nurses training at the Germantown Hospital, Philadelphia.

    She was a member of the Second Presbyterian Church, Carlisle and she served as a volunteer at the Carlisle hospital for many years. She served on the boards of the YWCA of Carlisle and the Practical Nursing Board of the Carlisle Hospital for many years.

    Surviving are a daughter, Susan P. Rubendall of Millersburg; a step-daughter, Saundra Hamilton of Blue Ball; a brother, David Cavileer of Lower bank, N.J.; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

    She was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Cochran, who died in 1992.

    The Rev. William Graybill will officiate at Tuesday's service. Burial will be at the Westminster Cemetery, Carlisle at 3:30 p.m. with the Rev. Barton Leach officiating.

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

    Memorial may be made to the Parkinsons Disease Support Group, PO Box 3002, Lancaster, 17604.

  • Services for Charles W. Graham, 76 of RD 1, New Bloomfield, will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Snyder's United Methodist Church.

    He died Friday, July 18, 1997 in the Perry Village Nursing Home, New Bloomfield.

    Born Feb. 11, 1921, in Shermans Dale, he was a son of the late George M. and Grace Beam Graham.

    Mr. Graham was a retired employee of G.R. Sponaugle and Sons, Harrisburg; a former employee of Sam's Ice Cream; and a co-owner of Graham's Christmas Trees.

    He was a veteran of World War II and a member of Snyder's United Methodist Church, Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 520, New Bloomfield Fire Company and Duncannon Sportman's Club.

    Surviving are his wife, Ethel Graham; two sons, Darryl of RD 1, New Bloomfield and Rod of Easton; one daughter, Bonnie Sanno of New Bloomfield; a sister, Nancy Graham of Farmington, N.M.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

    The Rev. Randall Goshorn will officiate at Tuesday's service. Burial with full Military Honors will be in the church cemetery.

    Boyer Funeral Home, New Bloomfield, is handling the arrangements.

    Memorial contributions may be made to his church, RD 1, New Bloomfield, 17066.

  • Robert G. Nickle, 55, of 46 East Penn St., Carlisle, died Tuesday, July 15, 1997 in the Claremont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

    Memorial Contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, 64 E. North St., Carlisle, 17013.

  • Services for Edith R. Davis, 61, of 599 Baltimore Road, Shippensburg, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Middle Spring Presybterian Church, 125 Middle Spring Road, Shippensburg.

    She died Saturday, July 19, 1997, in Hershey Medical Center.

    Born Nov. 6, 1935, in Southampton Township, she was a daughter of Pearl E. Russell of Shippensburg.

    Mrs. Davis retired in 1990 from Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg.

    She was a member of Middle Spring Presbyterian Church, National Association of Retired Federal Employees, American Association of Retired Persons, Falling Spring Chapter of Order of the Amarath, an associate member of Atomic Veterans Association, and past matron of First Court Chapter 470 Order of Eastern Star.

    In addition to her mother, surviving are her husband, LeRoy J. Davis; and one daughter, LaDonna L. Kauffman of Carlisle.

    Burial will be in Middle Spring Cemetery, Southampton Township.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg, where an Eastern Star service will be conducted at 8:30 p.m. by First Court Chapter 470 Order of Eastern Star.

    Memorial contributions may be made to her church, 125 Middle Spring Road, Shippensburg 17257.

0
0
0
0
0

Load comments