C. Louise Avellino, 85

January 20, 2009

OCT. 31, 1923-JAN. 18, 2009

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - C. Louise Avellino, 85, formerly of Chambersburg, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, at Gettysburg (Pa.) Hospital.

Born Oct. 31, 1923, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Pauline Skinner Green.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph A. Avellino.

She was a graduate of the former Chambersburg High School.

She was a homemaker.

She is survived by three children, Sherry Toomey of East Berlin, Pa., Barbara Ciavarella of Chesterbrook, Pa., and George Geyer of New Jersey; one brother, Carroll Green of Fayetteville, Pa.; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ralph Green and Leroy Green.

Services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg. Burial will follow in Norland Cemetery.

There will be no public viewing prior to the service.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Gettysburg Lutheran Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 1075 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325; or to Muscular Dystrophy Association of Central PA, 1861 Charter Lane, 115, Lancaster, PA 17601.

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