Betty M. Downin, 76

April 07, 2009

DEC. 26, 1932-APRIL 6, 2009

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Betty Marie Downin, 76, of 12328 Snyder Ave., died Monday, April 6, 2009, at her home.

Born Dec. 26, 1932, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Marie Patterson Downin.

She was employed as a machine operator for Regency Thermographers, Waynesboro, for 32 years.

She was a member of Wayne Heights Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by one son, Timothy Downin of Waynesboro; two sisters, Mary Smith and Alice Cramer, both of Waynesboro; two brothers, Richard A. Downin of Rouzerville, Pa., and Paul H. Downin of Chambersburg, Pa.; nieces; and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Helen Scott, and one brother, Walter J. Downin.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Harbaugh Church Cemetery near Rouzerville. The Rev. Dr. Harold W. Walton will officiate.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Antietam Humane Society, 8513 Lyons Road, Waynesboro, PA 17268 or to American Cancer Society, Franklin & Fulton County Unit, 384 Floral Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.

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