Isabelle N. Stahl, 88

March 20, 2009

SEPT. 27, 1920-MARCH 18, 2009

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Isabelle N. Lininger Stahl, 88, a resident of The Village Of Laurel Run, and formerly of 12591 Gearhart Road in Greencastle, Pa., died Wednesday, March 18, 2009, at the nursing home.

Born Sept. 27, 1920 in Fort Loudon, Pa., she was the daughter of the late William and Clara Gift Lininger.

She was a homemaker and helped her husband operating the family farm.

She was a member of Hollowell Brethren in Christ Church near Waynesboro, where she served on the sewing circle.

She baked and helped with the activities of the Shady Grove Ruritan Club.

She is survived by her husband, Glenn H. Stahl, a resident of The Village Of Laurel Run, whom she married April 18, 1942, in Hagerstown; one son, James H. Stahl of Chambersburg; two daughters, Clara Ruth Hess of Chiefland, Fla., and Betty Eshelman of Greencastle; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Lininger; and three sisters, Catherine Kessinger, Hazel Ensminger and Harriet Bivens.

Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, Greencastle. The Revs. James Sollenberger and David E. Stahl will officiate. Burial will be in Stenger Hill Cemetery, Fort Loudon.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Village of Laurel Run, 63745 Chambersburg Road, Fayetteville, PA 17222.

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