• Rose E. Weber, 84, of 1109 Apple Dr., Mechanicsburg, died Friday, July 11, 1997 in Harrisburg Hospital.

    Born July 20, 1912, in Meyersdale, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Anna Arena D'Amico. She was the widow of Louis C. Weber.

    A retired manager for Penn Motel in Mechanicsburg, Mrs. Weber was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Mechanicsburg.

    Surviving are one son, Joseph C. of Carlisle; one brother, Anthony D'Amico of Mechanicsburg; three sisters, Joan Keating of Mechanicsburg and Rita Huth and Celia Mahone, both of Florida; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

    Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, 400 E. Simpson Ferry Road, Mechanics- burg, with the Rev. Daniel Powell officiating. Burial will be in Meyersdale Catholic Cemetery, Somerset County.

    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Malpezzi Funeral Home, 8 Market Plaza Way, Mechanics- burg, with the Rosary recited at 8:30 p.m.

    Memorial contributions may be made to her church or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 50, Memphis, Tenn. 38101.

  • Services for Robert J. "Bob" Chestnut, 80, of 9386 Sporting Hill Road, Orrstown, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home, 112 W. King St., Shippensburg.

    He died Thursday, July 10, 1997 in Chambersburg Hospital.

    Born Oct. 17, 1916 in North Newton Township, he was a son of the late William B. and Rena Barrick Chestnut. He was the widower of Esther E. Hockenberry Bechtel Chestnut, who died Oct. 30, 1988.

    An Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Chestnut was retired from Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot and the former ITT Domestic Pump Co. of Shippens- burg.

    He attended First Wesleyan Church of Shippensburg.

    Surviving are his sister, Anna E. Weaver of Orrstown; three stepsons, Dennis H. Bechtel of Orrstown and Harold L. and Daryl D. Bechtel, both of Shippensburg; two stepdaughters, Barbara A. Bryan and Evelyn M. Gutshall, both of Shippensburg; a number of stepgrandchildren and stepgreat-grandchildren; and a companion, Marcella R. Williamson of Shippensburg.

    The Rev. David J. Anderson will officiate at Monday's service.

    Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, West Pennsboro Township.

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

  • William H. Smith, 67, of 1521 Kathryn St., New Cumberland, died Friday, July 11, 1997 at home.

    Born March 22, 1930 in Girrardville, he was a son of the late Harry and Frieda Cancerious Smith.

    He was the widower of Dorothy L. Beaver Smith.

    An Air Force veteran of the Korean War, Mr. Smith was a retired sales manager for Swift and Co. and Dutch Master Meats. He also retired from the Air National Guard.

    He was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church of New Cumberland; Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7530 of Lower Allen Township; New Cumberland Lions Club; Steelton Moose Lodge; New Cumberland American Legion Post 143, where he served as past commander, steward and was involved with the 40&AMP8; and president and service officer of the Home Association.

    Surviving are his wife, Mary A. Hayes Smith; one son, Randall W. of New Cumberland; three daughters, Cynthia L. Penton of Mobile, Ala., Michele M. of Los Angeles, Calif., and Lisa A. Spong of Camp Hill; a sister, Ruth Fite of New Cumberland; and four grandchildren.

    Services will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Paul's Evangelical Church, 524 Bridge St., New Cumberland, with the Rev. Richard G. Lorenz officiating.

    Burial will be in Rolling Green Memorial Park, Lower Allen Township.

    Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Parthemore Funeral Home, 1303 Bridge St., New Cumberland, where an American Legion service will be held at 7 p.m.

    Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity.

  • Services for Arnetta I. Paxton, 81, of York County Nursing Home, formerly of Wellsville, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in Cocklin Funeral Home, 30 N. Chestnut St., Dillsburg.

    She died Thursday, July 10, 1997 in York Memorial Hospital.

    Born March 22, 1916 in Warrington Township, York County, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Margaret Kimmel Harlacker.

    She was the widow of Claude Elmer Paxton.

    A former cook for Bakers Restaurant in Dillsburg, Mrs. Paxton was a member of Wellsville Fire Co. Ladies' Auxiliary.

    Surviving are one son, Francis C. of York Haven; one daughter, Charmaine I. Zinn of Wellsville; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

    The Rev. Bernard Crone will officiate at Monday's service.

    Burial will be in Suburban Memorial Gardens, Dover.

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

    Memorial contributions may be made to York County Nursing Home, 118 Pleasant Acres Road, York, Pa. 17402.

  • Rosie E. Mentzer, 88, of 15363 W. Creek Road, Shippensburg, died Friday, July 11, 1997 in Swaim Health Center, Newville.

    Born Feb. 14, 1909 in Newville, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Anna Mae Oiler Lay. She was the widow of Lester A. Mentzer.

    Mrs. Mentzer was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Newville, and the Lutheran Bells.

    Surviving are two sons, Richard L. of Mt. Holly Springs and Ronald L. of Shippensburg; one brother, Charlie Lay of Newville; one sister, Dorothy Nailor of Newville; one grandson; and two stepgrand- children.

    Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home, 219 N. Hanover St., Carlisle, with the Rev. Sterlen S. Sheaffer officiating. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, North Middleton Township.

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

    Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 210 Brick Church Road, Newville, Pa. 17241.

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