Edith C. Hawbaker, 85

December 22, 2008

JAN. 2, 1923-DEC. 20, 2008

GREENCASTLE, Pa. -- Edith C. Myers Hawbaker, 85, a resident of ManorCare Health Services, Chambersburg, Pa., and formerly of 245 Rowe Ave., Greencastle, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, at the nursing home.

Born Jan. 2, 1923, in Franklin County, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Daniel W. and Daisy B. Minnich Myers.

She attended school in Worleytown, Pa.

She was a member of Macedonia United Brethren Church, Greencastle.

She is survived by one daughter, Betty Lee Hawbaker of Greencastle; two sons, Daniel R. Hawbaker Jr. of Greencastle and Bobby E. Hawbaker of Mercersburg, Pa.; one sister, Alice Houck of Greencastle; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by one brother, Daniel J. Myers.

Services will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Macedonia United Brethren Church, Greencastle. The Rev. Gayle L. Ruble Sr. will officiate. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

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