Katheryn L. Potts, 93

March 10, 2009

JULY 8, 1915-MARCH 8, 2009

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Katheryn L. Stitely Potts, 93, a resident of ManorCare Health Services and formerly of Penn Street, Waynesboro, Pa., died Sunday, March 8, 2009, at the nursing home.

Born July 8, 1915, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Jesse G. and Mary A. Gossard Stitely.

She was a 1933 graduate of Waynesboro High School.

She was a waitress at Wetzel's Tavern for more than 25 years, retiring in 1982.

She was a member of Waynesboro Church of the Brethren and National AARP.

She is survived by two sisters, Betty J. Ritz, a resident of Quincy Village, and Dorothy V. Creager of Waynesboro; one brother, Earl J. Stitely of Waynesboro; and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mabel I. Shearer and Shirley M. Campbell; and two brothers, Gilmore L. Stitely and Robert G. Stitely.


Graveside services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro. The Rev. Prudence B. Yelinek will officiate.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.

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