Jeannine M. Walls, 82

November 16, 2009

OCT. 2, 1927-NOV. 13, 2009

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Jeannine Marie Walls, 82, of 10311 Letzburg Road, Greencastle, Pa., died unexpectedly Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at her home.

Born Oct. 2, 1927, in France, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Marie (Colombes) Roman.

She was a homemaker and a member of St. Mark's The Evangelist Catholic Church of Greencastle.

She and her husband, Denis P. Walls, were married April 19, 1947. He died May 3, 1998.

She enjoyed crocheting and, in her earlier years, was a Girl Scout leader.

Surviving family are two sons, John F. Walls, Carlisle, Pa., and William J. Walls, Arlington, Va.; three daughters, Jeannine C. Bender, Newburg, Pa., Kathleen E. Seibert, Kingston, Mass., and Eileen A. Reitz, Whitehall, Pa.; a brother, Marcel, and a sister, Elizabeth, both of France; and seven grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Denise Walls Blake, in 1974.


A Christian wake service will be held Friday, Nov. 20, at 11 a.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, with the Rev. Joseph L. Stahura officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle.

There will be no public viewing, but the family will receive friends one hour before the service Friday.

Memorial contributions may be given in her memory to the Antietam Humane Society, 8513 Lyons Road, Waynesboro, PA 17268.

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