Cora C. Forrester, 90

December 11, 2008

NOV. 30, 1918-DEC. 9, 2008

ORRSTOWN, Pa. - Cora C. Forrester, 90, formerly of Upper Strasburg, Pa., died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2008, at the Orrstown Personal Care Home.

Born Nov. 30, 1918, in Chambersburg, she was a daughter of the late Joseph N. and Clara Jane Stewart Wenger.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Stoey W. Forrester. They were married Oct. 26, 1938. He died May 20, 2000.

She was employed with the former Stanley Co.

She was a member of the First Church of God in Shippensburg, Pa.

She is survived by one son, Robert W. Forrester of Upper Strasburg; one brother, Richard Wenger of New Franklin, Pa.; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by one son, Larry R. Forrester; five sisters; and four brothers.

Services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg, Pa. The Rev. Milton Herrold will officiate. Burial will follow at Salem Cemetery near Chambersburg.

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

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