• Funeral services for Lillian C. Snider, 89, formerly of 6435 Rock Hill Road, Chambersburg, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Open Door Church, 600 Miller St., Chambersburg.
    She died Monday, Dec. 8, 1997, in Quincy United Methodist Home.
    Born Aug. 12, 1908 in Waynesboro, she was a daughter of the late Abram H. and Alma Paxton Culler and the widow of David Snider, who died in 1988.
    Mrs. Snider was a homemaker and a member of Open Door Church, Chambersburg, where she sang in the church choir and taught Sunday school.
    Surviving are five sons, Jerre K. of Waynesboro, Joseph S., Stephen S. and Michael A., all of Chambersburg, and John A. of Greencastle; a daughter, Dorothea A. Rine of Newville; a brother, Enniss Culler of Chambersburg; and a sister, Lois Dengler of Gettysburg.
    In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, David A. Snider, in 1982, and a sister, Miriam Cook.
    The Rev. Dr. Keith Skelton will officiate at Friday's services. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.
    Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg.
    Memorial contributions can be made to Open Door Church, Special Projects Fund, 600 Miller St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.
  • Services for Mary F. Watson, 84, of Franklin County Nursing Home, formerly of 1519 Hollywell Ave., Chambersburg, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home, 297 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg.
    She died Sunday, Dec. 7, 1997, in Chambersburg Hospital after a lengthy illness.
    Born March 29, 1913, in Bressler, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Clara Sentman Powell and the widow of Jason M. Watson, who died April 27, 1975.
    Mrs. Watson formerly was employed at the Shirtcraft factory in Shippensburg, later worked at Chambersburg Hospital and was last employed at the former Stanley Co. for 15 years, retiring in 1975. She was a member of AARP.
    Surviving are a daughter, Arlene Doerner of Chambersburg; a son, Glenn A. of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two sisters, Gertrude Hollar of Chambersburg and Dorothy Finkey of Shippensburg; a brother, Robert Powell of Mt. Holly Springs; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by an infant son and two brothers.
    The Rev. Stuart Troutman will officiate at Thursday's service. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery, Shippensburg.
    There will be no viewing; however, friends may call from 7 to 8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.
    Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association, 225 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.
  • Services for Clyde R. Weiser, 87, of 23 Clifton Terrace, South Middleton Township, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Grace United Methodist Church, corner of West and Pomfret streets, Carlisle.
    He died Monday, Dec. 8, 1997, in Carlisle Hospital.
    Born May 24, 1919 in Penbrook, he was a son of the late Elmer S. and Amy K. Snoddy Weiser.
    Mr. Weiser was a 1928 graduate of John Harris High School, attended business school in Harrisburg and attended courses by the Institute of Banking.
    He retired June 1, 1995 as secretary and comptroller of Farmers Trust Co. in Carlisle after 31 years of service.
    He was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Carlisle, its senior Sunday school class and was a former treasurer and former usher of the church. He also was a member of the MORA Club and AARP, and was a former member of the Kiwanis Club of Carlisle.
    Surviving are his wife of 61 years, Gladys Mae Coleman Weiser; two sons, Don C. of Indianapolis, Ind., and Dale R. of Williamsport; a brother, Wilbur "Bill" of Harrisburg; seven grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; and one step-grandson.
    The Rev. Dr. Marlin L. Snider and the Rev. Eric J. Shaffer will officiate at Saturday's service. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, North Middleton Township.
    There will be no viewing; however, friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church.
    Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is handling arrangements.
    Memorial contributions can be made to his church.

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