Helen P. Bonebrake, 86

OCT. 10, 1926-APRIL 16, 2013

April 17, 2013

Helen Phylis Bonebrake, 86, of 707 Hamilton Ave., Chambersburg, Pa., and formerly of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at the Shook Home in Chambersburg.

Born Sunday, Oct. 10, 1926, in Beddington, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late William P. Knipe and the late Sarah (Couchman) Knipe.

She graduated from Hagerstown High School in 1945. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her two sons, Craig Bonebrake and wife, Donna, of Chambersburg, David Bonebrake and wife, Susan, of McConnellsburg, Pa.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul F. Bonebrake; and sister, Mary Kaetzel.

Services and interment will be held privately with the family.

Interment will be at Brownsville Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Brownsville, Md.

Family will receive friends at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, on Sunday, April 21, 2013, from 4 to 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

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