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Andrew W. Zeigler Sr., 80

APRIL 1, 1932-DEC. 2, 2012

December 03, 2012
  • Andrew W. Zeigler Sr.
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Mr. Andrew William "Sonny" Zeigler Sr., 80, a resident of Quincy Village, formerly of 9802 Masters Road, Waynesboro, Pa., died at 10:20 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at Quincy Village. He had been in ill health for two years and critically ill for the last six months.

Born April 1, 1932, in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Norris L. and Catherine A. (Matthews) Zeigler.

He was a lifelong resident of Rouzerville.

Mr. Zeigler attended Waynesboro schools and served in the U.S. Army, 101st Airborne Division, during the Korean War.

He and his wife, Janet E. (Knott) Zeigler, were married July 20, 1950, in Waynesboro. Mrs. Zeigler died Feb. 28, 2005.

Mr. Zeigler was employed by Frick Co., Waynesboro, having worked in the assembly department for 20 years before retiring in 1972. In retirement, he worked as a landlord and in construction.

He was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church, Waynesboro, and enjoyed hunting and donating hand-built toys.

Mr. Zeigler is survived by two daughters, Regina R. Noll, Waynesboro, and Angela M. Hess, Waynesboro; three sons, Andrew W. Zeigler Jr., Rouzerville, Anthony L. Zeigler, Hagerstown, Md., and Matthew C. Zeigler, Waynesboro; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary L. Kipe, Shippensburg, Pa.; a brother,  Ronnie Zeigler, Rouzerville; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Frances Baker; a brother, Robert F. Zeigler; and an infant sister, Carol Zeigler.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 12 N. Broad St., Waynesboro, with the Rev. Jeffrey Thoms officiating. Burial will follow in Burns Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro. Military honors will be held graveside by Charles Nitterhouse VFW Post 1599, Chambersburg.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. A prayer service will be Sunday at 2:30 p.m., prior to the visitation at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com.

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