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C. Rosalene Wishard

March 10, 2003

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - C. Rosalene "Rose" Monn Wishard, 74, a resident of Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and formerly of 23 Edward Drive, Greencastle, Pa., died Saturday, March 8, 2003, at the nursing home.

Born Feb. 2, 1929, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Adam McKinley and Mildred Beard Kipe Monn.

She attended Washington Township schools.

In her early life, she was employed at Waynesboro Shoe Factory. She later worked at Corning Glass, Greencastle, for 30 years, retiring in January 1991.

She had been a member of Frank L. Carbaugh American Legion Post 373 Ladies Auxiliary, Greencastle.

She is survived by her husband of more than 44 years, Claire A. Wishard; one daughter, Julie Carbaugh of Waynesboro; two sons, Stephen R. Monn of Baltimore, and John Wishard, at home; two sisters, Mary J. Grove of Hagerstown, and Joyce E. Monn of Waynesboro; two brothers, Ronald D. Monn of Greencastle, and Donald R. Monn of Fredericksburg, Va.; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

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She was preceded in death by one son, Wayne R. Monn; and one brother, Ernst Monn.

Services will be Wednesday art 1:30 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle. The Rev. Stuart Troutman will officiate. Burial will be in Brown's Mill Cemetery, Kauffman Station.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Good Shepherd, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17201; or to Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 201 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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