Raymond G. Overcash, 65

MARCH 22, 1946-MARCH 11, 2012

March 12, 2012
  • Overcash

Raymond Gregory Lee Overcash, 65, of 54 W. Walter Ave., Greencastle, Pa., died unexpectedly early Sunday, March 11, 2012, at his home.

Born March 22, 1946, in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of the late Raymond “Diz” and Florence Louella (College) Overcash.

He retired in April 2006 after 41 years service with Mack Trucks of Hagerstown. Greg was a 1964 graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School, and a U.S. Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam War.

Greg was an active member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, where he served on church council and on the property committee. He was serving as chairman on the Borough of Greencastle zoning hearing board, and had also served on the Jerome King playground board of directors of Greencastle.

He was a member of Frank L. Carbaugh American Legion Post 373 of Greencastle. He participated in the Greencastle TOPS chapter, and was a member of the Sports Inn of Greencastle.

He and his wife, Carolyn Rhuann “Connie” (Fisher) Overcash, were married Dec. 31, 1968, in Hagerstown.

Surviving family in addition to his wife are twin sons, Brooke Kevin Overcash, Hagerstown, and Brian Keith (wife Julie) Overcash, Greencastle; one brother, Pastor Richard Overcash, Greencastle; sister, Roberta Miller, Fayetteville, Pa.; four grandchildren, Delani, Lance, Shaina and Lilah; and mother-in-law, Betty Lee Fisher, Greencastle.

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 15, at 11 a.m. at Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 N. Washington St., Greencastle, with the Rev. Martin Horn officiating. Burial with military honors by the Chambersburg VFW Honor Guard will be in the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle. The family will receive friends at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m., and at the church one hour before the service Thursday.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Memorial Fund of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 N. Washington St., Greencastle, PA 17225.

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