Joseph H. Dulebohn, 81

OCT. 14, 1930-DEC. 27, 2011

December 28, 2011
  • Dulebohn

Joseph H. Dulebohn, 81, of 13945 Locust Level Road, Greencastle, Pa., passed away at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at the Chambersburg Hospital with his loving family by his side.

Born Oct. 14, 1930, in Welsh Run, Pa., he was the son of the late Isaac and Carrie (Hege) Dulebohn.

Joe was a lifelong farmer. He married Betty Sue (Forsyth) Dulebohn on July 21, 1962, in Hagerstown.

He was a lifelong member of the Mount Tabor Lutheran Church of Fairview, Md., where he served on the church council. He also served as a director of the Farmer's Union Co-Op of Greencastle.

Joe attended the Tuscarora Senior Citizen Center of Mercersburg, Pa., and he enjoyed attending tractor and horse pulls.

Surviving family in addition to his wife are two daughters, Tammy J. Springer of Mercersburg and Amy N. Dulebohn of Greencastle; one granddaughter, Josie A.J. Dulebohn of Greencastle, who was the joy of her grandfather's final years; two sisters, Jane Sogegian of Florida and Mary Joyce Shatzer of Middletown, Md.; and three brothers, George Dulebohn of New York, John Dulebohn of Chambersburg and Tom Dulebohn of Delaware.

He was preceded in death by one brother and two sisters.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Mount Tabor Lutheran Church in Fairview, with Pastor Allen Reed officiating. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman And Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, and at the church one hour before the service on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given in his memory to the Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, c/o Don Spickler, 9731 Lock Tender Lane, Williamsport, MD 21795. Online condolences may be expressed at

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