Donna Jean Shipley, 73

May 15, 2009

MARCH 15, 1936-MAY 14, 2009

Donna Jean Shipley, 73, of 15917 Rhododendron Drive, Hagerstown, Md., died Thursday, May 14, 2009, at Julia Manor Nursing Home.

Born March 15, 1936, in Washington County, Md., she was the daughter of the late Lawson Keller and Isabel Kneisley Wilt.

She was employed with Lockhart's Cleaners in Hagerstown.

She is survived by two sons, Barry Shatzer of Hagerstown, and Jeffrey Orr of Waynesboro, Pa.; five grandchildren, Beth Hess, Barry Shatzer Jr., Jeffery Orr Jr., Kristi Shatzer and Travis Orr; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Oliver Wilt; three sisters, Bonnie Holder, Betty Holder and Catherine Hoover; and two brothers, Sonny Keller and Gary Keller.


Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. The Rev. Louis L. Emerick will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 7 to 9 p.m.

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