Obituaries for 5/1

May 01, 2001

Obituaries for 5/1

Thelma M. Wombocker

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Thelma M. Wombocker, 87, of 530 B Menno Village, died Saturday, April 28, 2001, at Menno Haven.

Born Oct. 6, 1913, in Daleville, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Orin and Estella Wardell Wombocker.

She was a 1932 graduate of Moscow High School, Moscow, Pa., and then attended college for two years.

She was employed by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Harrisburg, Pa.

She is survived by a niece.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Clayton Wombocker. She was the last of her immediate family.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg. Chaplain Vernon Isner will officiate.

At her request, there will be no public viewing.

It is requested that flowers be omitted and memorial contributions be made to Benevolent Fund at Menno Haven, 2075 Scotland Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201.


Arrangements are by Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home Inc., Chambersburg.

Mary B. Harshman

MYERSVILLE, Md. - Mary B. Harshman, 95, of Myersville, died Sunday, April 29, 2001, at Fahrney Keedy Home near Boonsboro.

Born Nov. 21, 1905, in Myersville, she was the daughter of the late Elmer W. and Ida S. Harshman Poffenberger.

Her husband, John W. Harshman, died in 1971.

She was a member of Grossnickle Church of the Brethren in Myersville and the Ladies Bible Class.

She also was a member of the Senior Citizens of Myersville and Middletown, Md.

She is survived by one daughter, Betty J. Wiles of Frederick, Md.; one son, Harold L. Harshman of Frederick; two grandchildren, Richard E. Wiles of Roanoke, Va., and Vickie E. Linton of Frederick; four great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Ricketts Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Myersville. Pastors Tim and Donna Ritchey Martin will officiate. Burial will be in Grossnickle Church of the Brethren Cemetery in Myersville.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, P.O. Box 575, Myersville, MD 21773.

Delmas Gallimore

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Delmas Gallimore, 93, of Washington Village Apartments, died Sunday, April 29, 2001, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Ranson, W.Va.

Born June 8, 1907, in Pulaski, Va., he was the son of the late David and Letitia McGee Gallimore.

His wife, Emily Elizabeth Harrell Gallimore, died July 3, 1994.

He retired in 1961 from General Motors, Linden, N.J.

He served as a private in the U.S. Army 12th Infantry Division at Fort Washington, Md.

He was a Protestant.

He is survived by two daughters, Sally Levine of Freehold, N.J., and Helen Cook of Charles Town; two sons, Robert Gallimore of Huntsville, Ala., and Jack Gallimore of Clemons, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Services will be private.

There will be no visitation.

Arrangements are by Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town.

Dorothy M. Horne

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Dorothy M. Horne, 73, of 9820 Eden Drive, died Monday, April 30, 2001, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born March 28, 1928, in Lemasters, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Leslie J. and Ethel B. Ryder Harmon.

Her husband, Clark A. "Trig" Horne, died Sept. 15, 1992.

She was a graduate of Lemasters High School, Lemasters.

She had been employed for 22 years by Stanley Co., later worked at H.J. Heinz Co., and was last employed by Knouse Foods Inc., all of Chambersburg.

She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Lemasters.

She is survived by a daughter, Kaye L. Robinson of Chambersburg; two granddaughters, Debbie K. Grove and Kathy R. DeVotie, both of Chambersburg; a grandson, Tony D. Robinson of Mercersburg, Pa.; a great-granddaughter; and three great-grandsons.

She was preceded in death by a brother, David Harmon.

Services will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg. The Rev. Floyd E. Myers will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

Aleine Malamphy

NAPLES, Fla. - Aleine Malamphy, 97, of Naples, and formerly of Maryland, died Saturday, April 28, 2001.

Her husband, George Edward Malamphy, died in 1978.

She is survived by two daughters, Rita Ann Diehl of Columbus, Ohio, Dorothy Aleine Rickard of Beaumont, Texas, two sons, George Edward Malamphy of Naples, and Gerald E. Malamphy of Ft. Myers, Fla.; 29 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Michael Paul Malamphy and Lawrence Richard Malamphy; and a daughter, Joan Patricia Collins.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday at 2 p.m. at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Naples.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions by made to the Care Club of Collier County, 1800 Santa Barbara Blvd., Naples, FL 34116.

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