Delores J. Bumbaugh, 76

APRIL 15, 1935-APRIL 3, 2012

April 03, 2012

Delores Jane Bumbaugh, 76, of Old Pen Mar Road in Waynesboro, Pa., passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at her home.

Born April 15, 1935, in Washington County, Md., she was the daughter of the late Samuel A. and Irene E.C. (Schildt) Bachtell.

She was a 1953 graduate of Smithsburg High School.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Welty Church of the Brethren in Greensburg, Md.

She enjoyed bird watching, word puzzles, baking and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Robert F. Bumbaugh, whom she married April 22, 1956; sons, Steven L. Bumbaugh and wife, Susan, and Barry A. Bumbaugh and wife, Michelle, all of Waynesboro; sister, Doris Stevens and husband, Terry, of Smithsburg, Md.; grandchildren, Erica Arendt, Christie Hartley and Cody Bumbaugh; great-grandchildren, Sage Myles and Nia Henson; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Glenn S. Bachtell.


A memorial service will be Saturday, April 7, 2012, at 11 a.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, with the Rev. Robert Cook officiating. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made to Lutheran Home Care and Hospice Inc., 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

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