|Birth: ||Jun. 6, 1932|
|Death: ||Jul. 17, 2011|
MRS. DOROTHY MAY (ALBRIGHT) GINGRICH, 79, a resident of Michaux Manor, South Mountain, PA, and formerly of 37 Mount Vernon Terrace, Waynesboro, PA, passed away at 1:45 P.M., Sunday, July 17, 2011 in the Waynesboro Hospital.
Born June 6, 1932 in Muncy, PA, she was the daughter of the late William Clayton and Mary Alice (Brady) Albright.
She was a graduate of Greencastle High School with the Class of 1950.
She and her husband, the late Mr. Harold N. Gingrich, Sr., were married November 25, 1950 in Greencastle, PA. They moved to Wayne Heights in 1955, later moving to Mt. Hope, PA in 1988 before returning to the Waynesboro area in 2001. He passed away October 30, 2006.
Mrs. Gingrich was employed in area retail stores for many years and along with her husband, served as the Washington Township Police beginning in 1969.
She was a member of Mechanics S.F. E. & Hose Company #1 Ladies Auxiliary, Waynesboro.
Mrs. Gingrich enjoyed playing BINGO, reading and doing jigsaw puzzles.
She is survived by three children, Harold N. Gingrich, Jr., of Greencastle, Deborah K. Wallech of Hagerstown, MD and Jacqueline A. Lipscomb of Ranson, WV; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her foster parents who raised her, Norman and Rhoda Kuhn of Greencastle; a daughter, Linda Grace Gingrich who died in 1989; and two brothers, Donald Carty and Eugene Carty, Sr.
Graveside services will be held at 9:00 A.M., Wednesday, July 20, 2011 in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, with the Rev. Dr. A. Robert Cook officiating.
There will be no public viewing.
The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to: Waynesboro Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. 958, Waynesboro PA 17268 or the charity of one's choice.
Arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.
Source : The Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home - Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania - Monday, July 18, 2011
Harold N. Gingrich (1930 - 2006)
Linda Grace Gingrich (1953 - 1989)*
Green Hill Cemetery
Created by: Melvin L. Halterman
Record added: Jul 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73548476
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