|Birth: ||Jan. 26, 1917|
|Death: ||Feb. 4, 2003|
SHIPPENSBURG -- Donald M. Aby, 86, a resident of Green Ridge Village, Newville, and formerly of 122 Fish Hatchery Road, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2003, in the nursing center.
Born Jan. 26, 1917, in the Shippensburg area, he was a son of the late Edward C. and Florence E. Russell Aby.
Mr. Aby was a member of Ridge Church of the Brethren, Shippensburg, its Men's and Women's Sunday School Class and the Jolly Seniors.
He attended Newville High School.
Retired from G. Martin Roofing, years ago he worked at the Beistle Co. and as a carpenter, all in Shippensburg.
Old western movies, carpentry and wood carving were his interests.
His wife, Daisy K. Varner Aby, whom he married Dec. 22, 1941, died June 1, 2001. Two brothers, Edward and Chester, also preceded him in death.
Surviving are three sons, William D. of Newville and Richard C. and Harold N., both of Chambersburg; a daughter, Shirley A. (Mrs. John) Sharar of Carlisle; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, John E. of Orrstown and Harry A. of Shippensburg; nieces; and nephews.
Service will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Ridge Church of the Brethren, 1095 Ridge Road, with the Rev. Harold E. Yeager officiating. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home Inc., 112 W. King St., and one hour before the service Friday in the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Donald M. Aby Memorial Fund in care of Ridge Church of the Brethren, 1095 Ridge Road, Shippensburg 17257.
Daisy K. Varner Aby (1914 - 2001)
Parklawns Memorial Gardens
Created by: Crystal Payne
Record added: Sep 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15888998
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