|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1919|
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 2007|
Eunice Hess Baer, 87, a resident of the Mennonite Fellowship Home, 12349 Huyett Lane, Hagerstown MD and formerly of 1628 Pinola Road, Shippensburg, died Tuesday March 27th at the home.
Born October 1, 1919 in Duffield, Franklin Co., she was a daughter of the late Laban W. and Emma Rhoda Hess Wingert.
Eunice was a member of Stoughstown Mennonite Church, she and her husband were former owners and operators of Pinola Feed and Supply Co. and later Baer's Country Store.
Her greatest joy was sewing for children around the world.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years Nelson Leroy Baer, five daughters Anne L. (Mrs. Wilmer) Eby, Shippensburg, Erma J. (Mrs. Nelson) Yoder, Millersburg, IN, Lois J. (Mrs. Marcus) Overholt, Nancy M. (Mrs. David) Overholt, both of Abbeville, SC, Lorna S. Yoder, Shippensburg, a brother L. Nelson Wingert, Mechanicsburg, 23 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, four sisters and a great-grandson.
Services were held Saturday March 31, in the Shippensburg Christian Fellowship, Pastor Wilmer R. Martin officiated. Burial was in the Old Rowe Cemetery.
Family requests the omission of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christian Aid Ministries, P.O. Box 360 Berlin OH, 44610
Rowe Cemetery (Old)
Created by: Tom Crago
Record added: May 29, 2007
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Added: Jun. 17, 2011