David D. Hedstrom, 57

OCT. 14, 1955-DEC. 16, 2012

December 22, 2012

David D. Hedstrom, 57, passed away Sunday Dec. 16, 2012.

Born Oct. 14, 1955, in Caribou, Maine, he was the son of Theodore and Evelyn (Larsson) Hedstrom.

He was married to Kathleen Allen Hedstrom on July 11, 1981.

David was employed by Volvo in Shippensburg, Pa.

He was an active member of Zion Reformed Church, Society of Agricultural Engineers and Williamson Ruritan.

He loved gardening, woodworking and helping others.    

David is survived by his wife, Kathleen Hedstrom of St. Thomas, Pa.; two children, Megan M. Carey of Chambersburg, Pa., and David D. Hedstrom II of Los Angeles, Calif.; two sisters, Marie Garland and Letha Van Kirk; and four brothers, Marvin, Warren, Gary and Alton Hedstrom.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Douglas P. Hedstrom; and son-in-law, Jason Carey. 

A memorial service will be Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Zion Reformed Church, 259 S. Main St., Chambersburg. Interment will be private.  

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter, 2325 Country Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202 or Diakon Social Ministries, York Adoption and Foster Care, 836 S. George St., York, PA 17403.

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 725 Norland Ave., Chambersburg, is handling the arrangements.

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